We love Las Vegas! As locals ourselves, we could not think of a better place to welcome and host our ComedyFest guests than the Downtown Arts District! Featuring some of the best foodie hotspots in the city, we have partnered with several of our favorite local gems and restaurants to offer our guests and nominees a sampling of the best Vegas has to offer!
ComedyFest is a open to everyone who loves to laugh! Fest Passes and Day Passes are on sale now and there is something for everyone! 15 comedy shows, 35 films, all-ages shows, live filming events and more!
The Laugh After Dark ComedyFest 2023 is taking place October 1-5 in the Las Vegas Arts District.
Your ComedyFest Fest Pass or Day Pass grants you first-come access to all festival events including showcases, parties, screenings, workshops, panels, etc. The only exception are private events for the industry and nominees which are all clearly indicated.
There are several official ComedyFest mics planned throughout the festival. Priority sign up is given to comics and filmmakers who submitted to ComedyFest. Any open slots after that will be available for signup on a first-come basis 30 min before the mic on location with the host or ComedyFest staff.
Your ComedyFest Fest Pass or Day Pass grants you access on a first-come basis only. Once events are at capacity, no more entry will be permitted. You are not guaranteed entry to any event.
Most ComedyFest events are taking place in the Las Vegas Arts District. On the last day, October 5, events take place at Starbase.
Yes! There are so many reasons to come to ComedyFest as a comedian or filmmaker! From networking and career development programming to shows and screenings, there’s a lot happening!
Yes! We have partnered up with many businesses in the Arts District to host this year’s ComedyFest. Our partners are all preparing special offers and discounts exclusively for ComedyFest Pass Holders which are coming soon!
Laugh After Dark ComedyFest 2023 is a proud supporter of Comedy Gives Back. A percentage of all ComedyFest fest pass sales go directly to Comedy Gives Back.
Comedy Gives Back is the safety net for the comedy community by providing financial crisis relief, mental health and chemical dependency treatment sponsorship and continued community support.
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