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

  • NEXT LEVEL SHOWCASE w/ Special Guest Al Park  Join us on Wednesday June 1st at The Cleveland Bop Stop for the Next Level Showcase comedy show featuring up and coming comedians focused on TV clean material.  Featuring 2014 Cleveland Comedy Festival and Boston Comedy Festival Champion Al Park.  Tickets only $10 cash at the door at The Bop Stop.  In addition to winning in Boston and Cleveland, Al was a finalist in the Seattle International Comedy Competition and is touring the country in comedy clubs and theaters everywhere.  He makes his triumphant return to Cleveland at The Bop Stop!
  • 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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