FREE Shows

The 2014 Cleveland Comedy Festival is proud to be partnering with 11 Cleveland-area venues during Festival week to offer more comedy shows than ever.  14 shows in 7 days will take place in Cleveland, Lakewood, Kent, Mentor, and Solon and will include comedians from all over the U.S. and Canada that are in town for the Festival.  All of these Satellite Shows are FREE!  So in addition to the Featured Shows and Partner Shows, there is bound to be a Satellite show near you.


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Happy Hour Comedy at Kennedy's Theatre

Mon 11/17 -
Fri 11/21

5:00 - 6:30PM

FREE SHOWS

1501 Euclid Ave.
Cleveland, OH 44115
FREE Happy Hour Shows at PlayhouseSquare

Mon 11/17: Jeremy Sheer (CLE), Brian Kenny (CLE), Geoffrey Asmus (WI), Chris Nakis (BOS), Evan Eggers (TX), Krish Mohan (PIT), Jason Moliterno (TOL), Chad Weaver (CLE), Tim Danko (CAN), Phil Torres (CLE)
Tue 11/18: Matt Chaves (BOS), Dennis Rooney (NY), Tim Lucas (OH), Christian Pieper (UT), Marty Archibald (UT), Tyler Ross (CHI), Chris Gayner (CLE), George Dunne (CLE), Lance Richards (CHI)
Wed 11/19: Al Park (BOS), Joe Newman (NY), Spark Tabor (CIN), Samuel Priest (CHI), Aaron Nadell (IN), Rob Telecky (CLE), Toler Wolfe (WI), Kristin Galewood (CLE), Todd Thomas (CHI)
Thur 11/20: Yohei Kawamata (NY), Antonio Aguilar (WI), Tony Adamshick (TOL), Jonathan Pfendler (IN), Milton Wyler (CLE), Tim Wolfe (CLE), Steve Mers (CLE), KC Arora (NY)
Fri 11/21: JJ Liberman (ONT), Mamoudou N'Diyae (OH), Rob Christensen (CA), Jerry Jaffe (CLE), Kwasi Mensah (BOS), Brad Weiner (CLE), Matty Litwack (DC)






Kennedy's
Stone Tavern
Mon 11/17
8:30 - 10:00PM

FREE SHOW

110 East Main St.
Kent, OH 44240
(330) 677-7320
Live Comedy at Stone Tavern.
Hosted by Sean Sullivan.

Featuring Kristin Galewood (CLE), Nick Yurick (CLE), Vincent Acevedo (CHI), Samuel Priest (CHI), Jerry Jaffe (CLE), Cordell Pace (CA) and Toler Wolfe (WI).
Stone Tavern
B-Side Lounge
Mon 11/17
8:30 - 10:00PM

FREE SHOW

2785 Euclid Hts Blvd.
Cleveland, OH 44106
(216) 932-1966


Live Comedy at B-Side Liquor Lounge.
Hosted by John Bruton.

Featuring Dan Muller (CHI), Tim Wolfe (CLE), Tony Adamshick (TOL), Dorian Vasquez (COL), Michael Geeter (MI), Roger Haak (CO), and Devin Conner (CLE).
B-Side Lounge
The 5 O'Clock Lounge
Mon 11/17 &
Tue 11/18
10:00 - 11:30PM

FREE SHOW

11984 Detroit Rd.
Lakewood, OH 44107
(216) 521-4096
Late Night Comedy at The 5 O'Clock Lounge
Hosted by Ryne DiPerna and Joe Whelan.

Mon 11/17 Featuring Mike Szar (TOL), Chris Nakis (BOS), Tim Messenger (UT), John Bruton (CLE), Roger Haak (COL), Spyder Jones (YNG), and David Freeburg (WI)

Tue 11/18 Featuring Tim Lucas (OH), Richard Sarvate (CA), Geoffrey Asmus (WI), Mary Santora (CLE), Dennis Rooney (NY), Ben Noble (CHI), Sean Sullivan (KENT), and John Egan (WI).
5 O'Clock Lounge
Barrio Lakewood
Mon 11/17
10:00 - 11:30PM

FREE SHOW

15527 Madison Ave.
Lakewood, OH 44107
(216) 226-7714
Hilario at Barrio
Hosted by Bill Squire

Mon 11/17 Featuring Rahmein Mostafavi (DC), Upa In Space (NY), Chris Clem (CHI), Gabe Canan-Zucker (NY), Jamie Campbell (CHI), Christian Pieper (UT), Evan Eggers (TX), and Tyler Ross (CHI)
Barrio
Cleveland Improv Jam @ Guide to Kulcher's Bookstore
Tue 11/18
8:00 - 9:30PM

FREE SHOW

1386 W. 65th St.
Cleveland, OH 44102
(216) 314-4644
Cleveland Improv Jam at
Guide to Kulcher's Bookstore
Hosted by The Angry Ladies of Cleveland Improv

Tue 11/18 An opportunity for Cleveland's improv community to meet and play, the jam takes place every Tuesday at 8 p.m. Jams are free and open to all.
Improv Jam
PJ McIntyre's
Tue 11/18
10:00 - 11:30PM

FREE SHOW

17119 Lorain Rd.
Cleveland, OH 44111
(216) 941-1311
PJ Bottoms Comedy
Hosted by George Dunne

Tue 11/18 Featuring Tom Plute (COL), Krish Mohan (PIT), Dorian Vasquez (COL), Samuel Priest (CHI), Marcus Cox (PA), and Jason Moliterno (TOL)
PJ McIntyres
Toth's Place
Wed 11/19
7:30 - 9:00PM

FREE SHOW

6966 Heisley Rd.
Mentor, OH 44060
(440) 974-1390
Eastside Comedy Zone at Toth's Place
Hosted by Jerry Jaffe

Wed 11/19 Featuring Jason Moliterno (TOL), Dorian Vasquez (COL), Tony Adamshick (TOL), Brian Kenny (CLE), Brad Weiner (CLE), Jaya Bidari (CLE), and Cordell Pace (CA)
Toth's Place
Vosh Lakewood
Thur 11/20
9:00 - 10:30PM

FREE SHOW

18515 Detroit Rd.
Lakewood, OH 44107
(216) 767-5202
Comedy Night at Vosh
Hosted by Chad Zumock

Thur 11/20 Featuring Joe Newman (NY), Mike Maxwell (CHI), Dan Muller (CHI), Dylan Scott (CHI), Dennis Rooney (NY), Will Kesling (CLE), and Tim Danko (CAN)
Vosh
Sachsenheim Hall
Wed 11/19, Thur 11/20, Fri 11/21 & Sat 11/22
9:00 - 10:30PM

FREE SHOWS

7001 Denison Ave.
Cleveland, OH 44102
(216) 657-0888
Logorrhea at Sachsenheim
Hosted by Aaron Pearl.

Wed 11/19 OPEN MIC Hosted by Steve Guy

Thur 11/20
Featuring Upa In Space (NY), Tim Luxas (OH), Matty Litwack (DC), Jonathan Pfendler (IN), KC Arora (NY), Kwasi Mensah (BOS), Michael Geeter (MI), Aaron Nadell (IN), and Matt Chaves (BOS)

Fri 11/21 Featuring Steve Mers (CLE), Devin Conner (CLE), Cody Cooper (CLE) and Brenna MC (CLE)

Sat 11/22 Featuring Delmar Everheart (CLE), Dario Josef (NY), Yohei Kamawata (NY), Mamoudou N'Diyae (OH), Dylan Scott (CHI), Antonio Aguilar (WI), and JJ Liberman (ONT)
Sachsenheim
Tavern of Solon
Thur 11/20
8:00 - 9:30PM

FREE SHOW

33587 Aurora Rd.
Solon, OH 44139
(440) 248-6112
Open Mic at The Tavern of Solon
Hosted by Cody Cooper

Thur 11/20 Featuring Geoffrey Asmus (WI), Marty Archibald (UT), Cordell Pace (CA), Mike Szar (TOL), Delmar Everheart (CLE), and Kirk Bogos (CLE)



Tavern of Solon
Venice Cafe
Thur 11/20
8:00 - 9:30PM

FREE SHOW

163 West Erie St.
Kent, OH 44240
(330) 968-4603
Comedy Club Night at Venice Cafe
Hosted by Anthony Savatt

Thur 11/20 Featuring Gabe Canan-Zucker (NY), Lance Richards (CHI), Richard Sarvate (CA) and Chris Clem (CHI)
Venice Cafe
O'Toole's Pub
Fri 11/21
10:00 - 11:30PM

FREE SHOW

13601 Detroit Rd.
Lakewood, OH 44107
(216) 226-5718
Comedy at O'Toole's Pub
Hosted by Joe Whelan

Fri 11/21 Featuring Ryne DiPerna (CLE), Aidan Park (CA), Tim Lucas (OH), Chris Gayner (CLE), Rob Coleman (CLE), Kwasi Mensah (BOS), Rob Christensen (CA), and Lou Modic (CLE)



OTooles
Movies With Benefits at Stone Tavern
Fri 11/21
7:00 - 9:30PM

$5 Suggested Donation

110 East Main St.
Kent, OH 44240
(330) 677-7320
Movies With Benefits Presents "Kazaam" with Tyler Ross and Dylan Scott. Chicago comedians Tyler and Dylan provide live movie commentary during a special showing of Kazaam with Shaquille O'Neal.

$5 suggested donation.
Click Here for Kazaam MWB Flyer
Kazaam MWB
LGBT Comedy Hour
Fri 11/21
7:30 - 9:00PM

FREE SHOW

LGBT Center of Greater Cleveland
6600 Detroit Rd.
Cleveland, OH 44102
(216) 651-5428
Special LGBT Comedy Hour Show
with headliner Aidan Park from Los Angeles and featured comedian Miles Hendrix from Chicago.

Fri 11/21 7:30PM at the LGBT Center Aidan has been featured on Tosh.0, Comedy Central and TV Guide Channel. Don't miss this show with two fantastic comedians.

Click Here for LGBT Show Flyer
Aidan Park and Miles Hendrix