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Celebrating 11 Years in 2016!

11 years of laughs! The Milwaukee Comedy Festival runs August 4th thru Sunday, August 7th at three different venues and features 12 different shows full of the best live stand up, improv, and sketch comedy! It starts with the official Kick Off at Lakefront Brewery and ends with Festival headliner Jen Kirkman performing at Turner Hall Ballroom! You know Jen Kirkman from Chelsey Lately, Drunk History, Conan and plenty of others.

We are excited to present another great week of comedy in August!  Join us for exciting live shows and some of the best comedy around!

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2016 Comedy Fest Line Up of Events!

The 2016 Milwaukee Comedy Festival announces the line up and schedule of events!  We have packed as much funny into every show possible!  Every show is different and will offer something for every comedy taste. You can see every show at The Fest with an All Access Pass, available now!

Kick Off at Lakefront All Access Pass Jen Kirkman

See the full schedule of events here!


About the Festival

HuertaMKEcomedyfest_52The Milwaukee Comedy Festival was founded in 2005 as the Sketch and Improv Comedy Festival to support and grow the comedy scene in Milwaukee.  The Festival quickly grew into Wisconsin’s premier annual comedy event.  MCF aspires to cultivate an active comedy community where performers can hone their craft, create new and exciting comedy, and foster an inviting environment for both audiences and fellow performers. 2015 marked 10 successful years of the Milwaukee Comedy Festival.

Celebrating 11 Years in 2016!


Thanks Sponsors!
We couldn’t do it with out the support of these great companies!
Milwaukee Comedy   Milwaukee Record   Lakefront Brewery

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