We will advance comedy in the Memphis area by nurturing creators and performers of comedy, curating talent from in and outside the city, developing alliances with venues, and producing events to increase the awareness of Memphis comedy, culminating with the annual Memphis Comedy Festival.

The Fest

Traditionally the Memphis Comedy Fest has been a four day festival of Stand Up comedy, Improv, featured shows, and fun. There are multiple Stand Up showcases, in which Comedians from all over are featured. Our headliner show features nationally known comedians. We invite comedy shows from all over the US and beyond to be featured shows at our festival. Including these past invites: