Submissions are now open for Stand-up Comics for the 15th Annual Cleveland Comedy Festival! 
If you're a comic and looking to submit, CLICK HERE for all of the information!


The 15th Annual Cleveland Comedy Festival takes place November 2-5, 2022 and returning to the historic Odeon Concert Club as well as satellite shows!

Stay tuned for the lineup of performers and tickets!

Launched in 2008, The Cleveland Comedy Network & Festival is a501(c)3 nonprofit that celebrates the past, present and future of Cleveland comedy.  Now including the Cleveland Comedy Network, home to podcasts and original series.

Mission Statement

To celebrate Cleveland’s rich comedic heritage with an annual festival of shows and events; educate youth comedians through coaching, classroom activities, and live shows; support other non­profits through fundraising efforts involving comedy.

The Cleveland Comedy Network & Festival is supported by ticket sales, project grants, sponsorships, & donations and from fans like you!


We rely on your generous contributions & continued support help to give today's diverse open mic-ers and young performers a unique, inclusive, and welcoming performing arts venue to express and grow into tomorrow's headliners and make Northeast Ohio a premiere destination for laughs (in a good way, of course)!

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