Every year the MCF gets a little bigger and offers more and more laughs, but 2017 is looking to be a big leap in the right direction with Michael Ian Black headlining this years festival, a new show at Shank Hall with an all star cast from television and film, and lot’s more! The Milwaukee Comedy Festival is celebrating 12 years of laughs with 12 different and awesome shows and incredible special events. Join us August 1-6th, 2017 for the biggest comedy event of the year! The MCF will feature top stand up, improv and sketch comedy acts from across the country at different venues in Milwaukee including The Underground Collaborative, Shank Hall, Turner Hall Ballroom, the Official Kick Off at Lakefront Brewery and more!  Grab your tickets now!

Look at all this COMEDY!

The 2017 MKE Comedy Fest features 12 shows with Special Events, give-a-ways and a ton of laughs! Up-to-date Schedule, Performer Bios, Photos and videos are available via the official MKE Comedy Fest website http://mkecomedyfest.com Monday July 31 Special Event at Club Garibaldi  Roast of Milwaukee presented by Milwaukee Record Tuesday Aug 1 Radio Milwaukee Studios  Pre-Kick Off with 88.9 Wednesday Aug 2Kick Off Event 7pm at Lakefront Brewery  Joe Riley, Seth Davis, Erin Grotheer, Mat Alano-Martin Thursday Aug 3 7:30pm at Underground Collaborative  Variety Hour Happy Hour (Sketch), Elijah Holbrook, Mike Berg, Ton Johnson Friday Aug 4 7:30pm at Underground Collaborative Vik Pandya, Josh Ballew, Christopher Schmidt, Keith MacGill Friday Aug 4 10pm at Underground Collaborative  Melissa Richelle, Mike Wiley, Sam Priest, Prateek Srivastava Saturday Aug 5 4pm at Underground Collaborative  Matt Werner, Two, Too (Improv), Funeral Twins, Jake West Saturday Aug 5 6pm at Underground Collaborative  David Roth, Miles Hendrix, Last Action Movie (Improv) Saturday Aug 5Cast of This is Meg 8pm at Shank Hall Audrey Jonas, Debra Wilson, Lahna Turner, Jilly Meleán Saturday Aug 5 11pm at Underground Collaborative  AJ Grill, Carter Deems, Davon Magwood Sunday Aug 6 2pm at Underground Collaborative  Joe Murphy, Improvised Jane Austen (Improv), Live from LaCrosse (Sketch), Matt Griffo (Musical Comedy) Sunday Aug 6 4pm at Underground Collaborative  Josh Ballew, Sketch Marks, Dan Marse-Kapr, Stacy Pawlowski Sunday – 8pmMichael Ian Black fest 8pm at Turner Hall  David Louis, John Egan, Michael Ian Black      

Schedule is Subject to Change