We’d like to thank the following generous business, sponsors and community partners who help make the Cleveland Comedy Festival possible in 2018. We ask that you support these businesses and organizations as well.


Market Garden Brewery

The original Market Garden Brewery, a brewpub and restaurant, is located next door to the 100+ year old West Side Market and brews a deep lineup of award-winning beers like our Progress Pilsner, organically hopped Citramax IPA, and our most popular beer, Prosperity Wheat.
www.MarketGarden Brewery.com


As the country’s largest performing arts center outside of New York, Playhouse Square utilizes the arts to engage individuals and attract over one million guests per year. Since 2011, PlayhouseSquare has also been the home of the Cleveland Comedy Festival.

Jenkins Insurance

At Jenkins Insurance we represent over 30 companies and have an endless array of markets for all types of insurance. Auto, Home, Business, Renters, Toys, Life, Health, Group Life, Group Benefits, Affordable Care Act, ETC


Superelectric Pinball

Vintage Pinball in The Heart of The Gordon Square Arts


Monogamy doesn't have to be monotonous. Ambiance has been a proud sponsor of the Cleveland Comedy Festival since 2008.

Bop Stop

BOP STOP at The Music Settlement is Cleveland's premier listening room: an intimate, acoustically pristine performance venue with sweeping views of Lake Erie.

Sachsenheim Hall

Originally founded in 1910, this pub is perfect for anyone looking for big German beers or hoping to satisfy a big German appetite!
Sachsenheim Hall

78th Street Studios

78th Street Studios is the largest art and design complex in Northeast Ohio, featuring 170,000 square feet of art galleries, artist studios, performance spaces, and music recording studios.

Harry Buffalo

Harry Buffalo has been welcoming our valued customers to ‘The Herd’ since 1996. Great food and fun has been our foundation with a strong commitment to exceptional service.



Warehouse District Apartments

The Archer


Luxury apartments in the Warehouse District!

The Bingham

Music Box

Music Box Supper Club opened in the early fall of 2014 on the West Bank of the flats in downtown Cleveland. Today, the building offers two stages— a downstairs Supper Club and an upstairs Concert Hall- and a restaurant. Across these stages well-known national touring musicians perform, as well as local Northeast Ohio talent.


oWOW Radio

Are you tired of corporate radio? Are you looking for something more than computer generated playlists and endless ad breaks? oWOW is your locally owned, locally operated rock station, aiming the best classic and indie rock right at Cleveland. We take music seriously, and we're playing it just for you. Visit www.owownow.com to hear the sound you've been waiting for.

Muscle Vodka

Owned by local entrepreneur and fitness guru Grace Gillespie, Muscle Vodka is gluten free, contains no GMOs and is made with organic properties. Winner of silver medals at two world renown international spirits tasting competitions, tell your local bar or spirits store you want the newest and top brand out there! And put those face muscles to use with smiles and laughs during the 2018 Cleveland Comedy Festival!


Non-Profit Community Partners