Funny since 1796!

The 14th Annual Cleveland Comedy Festival returns November 10th through the 13th in a new home!

This year we’re partnering with the historic Odeon on the east bank of the Flats!

Tickets now on sale!

Check out the Festival page and Press Room for more information.


Launched in 2008, The Cleveland Comedy Network & Festival is 501(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 from fans like you!

Your generous contributions & continued support help give today's open mic-ers and feature performers a unique performing arts venue to grow into tomorrow's headliners & stars and make Northeast Ohio a premiere destination for laughs (in a good way, of course)!




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