The 2015 Cleveland Comedy Festival was a blast!

The 8th annual Cleveland Comedy Festival took place place November 18 - 22, 2015.  It was a fantastic festival of 30+ shows and over 75 comedians from all over the U.S. and Canada.  Huge congratulations to Mike Paramore for taking home the title of 2015 Cleveland Comedy Festival champion!

Latest Festival News

  • BATTLE OF THE SEXES Comedy Show & Fundraiser!!  Join us on Sunday 2/14 Valentine’s Day at The Cleveland Bop Stop for the ultimate comedy battle between male and female comedians.  Sponsored by Ambiance, The Store for Lovers, this show will feature John Wellington vs. Sarah Jones, Cody Cooper vs, Nancy Remley and Mike Paramore vs. Carey Callahan.  Hosted by CCF co-founder Joe Hannum.  Tickets are $40 per couple or $20 each.  Includes a free dessert and cocktail.  Silent auction and raffle.  Tickets available online through the Bop Stop by clicking here.
  • Congratulations to 2013 Cleveland Comedy Festival champion Brad Wenzel on his late night TV debut on Conan in January.  We’re very proud of Brad, he was hilarious.  Check out his set on Conan by clicking here.
  • Congratulations to Cleveland’s own Mike Paramore for taking 1st place in the 2015 Cleveland Comedy Festival.  Mike won over the judges and the audience with a fantastic set in the finals.  Taking 2nd place was Mary Santora also from Cleveland and taking third place was Geoffrey Asmus from Wisconsin.
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