Brisbane Comedy Festival

Comic musings, side-splitting stories and tear-inducing tales…

Brisbane Comedy​ Festival returns in 2021, bursting at the seams to host a hand-picked selection of the funniest folk in the country.

Held from 16 July to 08 August 2021, this multi-venue laughter extravaganza held across Brisbane Powerhouse, The Tivoli and The Fortitude Music Hall, plays host to one-liners, whimsy and mockery from some of the most hilarious national and local comedians.

From stand-up to improv and sketch comedy, we’ve got your tastes covered, plus we’ll shine a light on the best new talent, here and now!

Join us for night after night of side splitting fun!*

*Brisbane Comedy Festival is not responsible for medical costs incurred as a result of said side-splitting.


What if I can’t wait to see live comedy at the Brisbane Comedy Festival? 

If you’ve caught yourself wondering what live stand up comedy shows are near me right now – you’re in luck! Over at Brisbane Powerhouse, we’ve always revelling in slide-splitting fun with the best live comedy in Brisbane. Check out the Brisbane Powerhouse website for comedy in Brisbane tonight here.