LAST YEAR'S FESTIVAL WINNERS:

1st Place: $1,000 Ellis Rodriguez
2nd Place: $500 Caitlin Peluffo
3rd Place: $400 Nicholas Anthony
4th Place: $300 Curtis Cook
5th Place: $200 Nathan Hults
6th Place: $100 Alex JustAlex


Best of Clean Comedy:
SHOWCASE WINNNER $250 Adam Yesner
Best of General Comedy:
SHOWCASE WINNER $250 Adam Connie

SAN DIEGO COMEDY FESTIVAL

MAY 10th - May 19th

Hey San Diego...

The San Diego Comedy Festival is here!

Join us for the sixth annual San Diego Comedy Festival!

The festival will feature national touring headliners and super funny comedians from all over the world both showcasing their talent and competing for cash prizes. Come out and watch it all unfold live!


WHEN?

May 10th, 2019 thru May 19, 2019

WHERE?

San Diego Comedy Festival Hosted by:
The Comedy Palace
8878 Clairemont Mesa Blvd.
San Diego, CA 92123
Website: www.comedypalace.com
Directions: Google Maps

WHAT?

- Comedy Shows and Contests
- TV and Radio Personalities
- Celebrity Comedians
- Guest Speakers
- Bookers, Managers, Agencies
- Live Podcasts
- Musical Comedy
- Corporate Sponsored Booths
- Prizes & Givaways
- and much more...

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2019 San Diego Comedy Festival

All-Access VIP Pass ON SALE NOW:
(Most shows are held at The Comedy Palace Comedy Club)

2019 San Diego Comedy Festival

Schedule and Line-up Coming Soon.

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2019 VIP ALL ACCESS PASS



VIP All ACCESS PASS: $75.00


(Regular Price $125)
Good for all shows


BUY VIP PASS

VIP All Access Pass. Includes all shows from May 10th thru May 19th 2019. Get your fill of comedy with this all access pass.

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SDCF Contest Round 1 - Show 1
with Allison Gill

LOCATION: Comedy Palace
Tuesday, May 14, 2019
Showtime: 7:00pm
Doors open at: 6:00pm

General Admission: $20
Vip: $25
Ages: 18 and over


BUY TICKETS  

LOCATION:
Comedy Palace
This show is located at:
8878 CLAIREMONT MESA BLVD.
SAN DIEGO, CA 92123
Phone: (858) 492-9000
Website: http://www.comedypalace.com

ABOUT THIS SHOW:
Comedians who have submitted from all over the country compete in the San Diego Comedy Festival "Contest Round 1" Shows. Winners from Round 1 shows will go on to compete in the Semi-Finals on Saturday Night. Those winners will then go on to compete in the Finals on Sunday Night at 8:00pm.

Line-Up TBA

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SDCF Contest Round 1 - Show 2
with Carmen Morales

LOCATION: Comedy Palace
Tuesday, May 14, 2019
Showtime: 9:00pm
Doors open at: 8:45pm

General Admission: $20
Vip: $25
Ages: 18 and over


BUY TICKETS  

LOCATION:
Comedy Palace
This show is located at:
8878 CLAIREMONT MESA BLVD.
SAN DIEGO, CA 92123
Phone: (858) 492-9000
Website: http://www.comedypalace.com

ABOUT THIS SHOW:
Comedians who have submitted from all over the country compete in the San Diego Comedy Festival "Contest Round 1" Shows. Winners from Round 1 shows will go on to compete in the Semi-Finals on Saturday Night. Those winners will then go on to compete in the Finals on Sunday Night at 8:00pm.

Line-Up TBA

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SDCF Contest Round 1 - Show 3
with Anwar Newton

LOCATION: Comedy Palace
Wednesday, May 15, 2019
Showtime: 7:00pm
Doors open at: 6:00pm

General Admission: $20
Vip: $25
Ages: 18 and over


BUY TICKETS  

LOCATION:
Comedy Palace
This show is located at:
8878 CLAIREMONT MESA BLVD.
SAN DIEGO, CA 92123
Phone: (858) 492-9000
Website: http://www.comedypalace.com

ABOUT THIS SHOW:
Comedians who have submitted from all over the country compete in the San Diego Comedy Festival "Contest Round 1" Shows. Winners from Round 1 shows will go on to compete in the Semi-Finals on Saturday Night. Those winners will then go on to compete in the Finals on Sunday Night at 8:00pm.

Line-Up TBA

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SDCF Contest Round 1 - Show 4
with Michael Turner

LOCATION: Comedy Palace
Wednesday, May 15, 2019
Showtime: 9:00pm
Doors open at: 8:45pm

General Admission: $20
Vip: $25
Ages: 18 and over


BUY TICKETS  

LOCATION:
Comedy Palace
This show is located at:
8878 CLAIREMONT MESA BLVD.
SAN DIEGO, CA 92123
Phone: (858) 492-9000
Website: http://www.comedypalace.com

ABOUT THIS SHOW:
Comedians who have submitted from all over the country compete in the San Diego Comedy Festival "Contest Round 1" Shows. Winners from Round 1 shows will go on to compete in the Semi-Finals on Saturday Night. Those winners will then go on to compete in the Finals on Sunday Night at 8:00pm.

Line-Up TBA

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SDCF Contest Round 1 - Show 5
with DJ Sandhu

LOCATION: Comedy Palace
Thursday, May 16, 2019
Showtime: 7:00pm
Doors open at: 6:00pm

General Admission: $20
Vip: $25
Ages: 18 and over


BUY TICKETS  

LOCATION:
Comedy Palace
This show is located at:
8878 CLAIREMONT MESA BLVD.
SAN DIEGO, CA 92123
Phone: (858) 492-9000
Website: http://www.comedypalace.com

ABOUT THIS SHOW:
Comedians who have submitted from all over the country compete in the San Diego Comedy Festival "Contest Round 1" Shows. Winners from Round 1 shows will go on to compete in the Semi-Finals on Saturday Night. Those winners will then go on to compete in the Finals on Sunday Night at 8:00pm.

Line-Up TBA

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SDCF Contest Round 1 - Show 6
with Cathy Lewis

LOCATION: Comedy Palace
Thursday, May 16, 2019
Showtime: 9:00pm
Doors open at: 8:45pm

General Admission: $20
Vip: $25
Ages: 18 and over


BUY TICKETS  

LOCATION:
Comedy Palace
This show is located at:
8878 CLAIREMONT MESA BLVD.
SAN DIEGO, CA 92123
Phone: (858) 492-9000
Website: http://www.comedypalace.com

ABOUT THIS SHOW:
Comedians who have submitted from all over the country compete in the San Diego Comedy Festival "Contest Round 1" Shows. Winners from Round 1 shows will go on to compete in the Semi-Finals on Saturday Night. Those winners will then go on to compete in the Finals on Sunday Night at 8:00pm.

Line-Up TBA

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SDCF Contest Round 1 - Show 7
with Luz Pazos

LOCATION: Comedy Palace
Friday, May 17, 2019
Showtime: 7:00pm
Doors open at: 6:00pm

General Admission: $20
Vip: $25
Ages: 18 and over


BUY TICKETS  

LOCATION:
Comedy Palace
This show is located at:
8878 CLAIREMONT MESA BLVD.
SAN DIEGO, CA 92123
Phone: (858) 492-9000
Website: http://www.comedypalace.com

ABOUT THIS SHOW:
Comedians who have submitted from all over the country compete in the San Diego Comedy Festival "Contest Round 1" Shows. Winners from Round 1 shows will go on to compete in the Semi-Finals on Saturday Night. Those winners will then go on to compete in the Finals on Sunday Night at 8:00pm.

Line-Up TBA

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SDCF Contest Round 1 - Show 8
with Big Irish Jay

LOCATION: Comedy Palace
Friday, May 17, 2019
Showtime: 9:00pm
Doors open at: 8:45pm

General Admission: $20
Vip: $25
Ages: 18 and over


BUY TICKETS  

LOCATION:
Comedy Palace
This show is located at:
8878 CLAIREMONT MESA BLVD.
SAN DIEGO, CA 92123
Phone: (858) 492-9000
Website: http://www.comedypalace.com

ABOUT THIS SHOW:
Comedians who have submitted from all over the country compete in the San Diego Comedy Festival "Contest Round 1" Shows. Winners from Round 1 shows will go on to compete in the Semi-Finals on Saturday Night. Those winners will then go on to compete in the Finals on Sunday Night at 8:00pm.

Line-Up TBA

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SDCF Contest Semi Finals

LOCATION: Comedy Palace
Saturday, May 18, 2019
Showtime: 5:00pm
Doors open at: 4:00pm

General Admission: $20
Vip: $25
Ages: 18 and over


BUY TICKETS  

LOCATION:
Comedy Palace
This show is located at:
8878 CLAIREMONT MESA BLVD.
SAN DIEGO, CA 92123
Phone: (858) 492-9000
Website: http://www.comedypalace.com

ABOUT THIS SHOW:
Comedy Contest Semi-Finals. Winners will go on to compete in the Finals on Sunday Night at 7:00pm.

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SDCF Contest Semi Finals

LOCATION: Comedy Palace
Saturday, May 18, 2019
Showtime: 7:00pm
Doors open at: 6:15pm

General Admission: $20
Vip: $25
Ages: 18 and over


BUY TICKETS  

LOCATION:
Comedy Palace
This show is located at:
8878 CLAIREMONT MESA BLVD.
SAN DIEGO, CA 92123
Phone: (858) 492-9000
Website: http://www.comedypalace.com

ABOUT THIS SHOW:
Comedy Contest Semi-Finals. Winners will go on to compete in the Finals on Sunday Night at 7:00pm.

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SDCF Contest Semi Finals

LOCATION: Comedy Palace
Saturday, May 18, 2019
Showtime: 9:00pm
Doors open at: 8:45pm

General Admission: $20
Vip: $25
Ages: 18 and over


BUY TICKETS  

LOCATION:
Comedy Palace
This show is located at:
8878 CLAIREMONT MESA BLVD.
SAN DIEGO, CA 92123
Phone: (858) 492-9000
Website: http://www.comedypalace.com

ABOUT THIS SHOW:
Comedy Contest Semi-Finals. Winners will go on to compete in the Finals on Sunday Night at 7:00pm.

Avatar

SDCF Contest Finals

LOCATION: Comedy Palace
Sunday, May 19, 2019
Showtime: 7:00pm
Doors open at: 6:00pm

General Admission: $20
Vip: $25
Ages: 18 and over


BUY TICKETS  

LOCATION:
Comedy Palace
This show is located at:
8878 CLAIREMONT MESA BLVD.
SAN DIEGO, CA 92123
Phone: (858) 492-9000
Website: http://www.comedypalace.com

ABOUT THIS SHOW:
San Diego Comedy Festival Finals




Past Line-ups

Kevin PollakKevin Pollak
2014
Donnell RawlingsDonnell Rawlings
2014
Theo VonTheo Von
2014
Jen KoberJen Kober
2014
Bob ZanyBob Zany
2015
Jeff DyeJeff Dye
2015/2016
Johnny SanchezJohnny Sanchez
2016
Gerry BednobGerry Bednob
2016
Sofia Niño de Rivera Sofia Niño de Rivera
2016
Ron JeremyRon Jeremy
2016
Craig ShoemakerCraig Shoemaker
2017
Steve HofstetterSteve Hofstetter
2017
Marc PriceMarc Price
2018
Roger KablerRoger Kabler
2018
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Podcasts & Workshops

How comedy works

Art of Bombing
Live Podcast

May 28, 2018 7PM

How comedy works

How Comedy Works
with David Misch

May 29, 2018 2PM-5PM



  SUBMISSIONS  

2019 SAN DIEGO COMEDY FESTIVAL SUBMISSIONS:

SUBMIT NOW

If you would like to submit to perform in the showcases and/or compete in The 2019 San Diego Comedy Festival competition, fill out the submission form and we will notify you if you have been accepted.

Just some of the industry / judges / bookers attending:


  • Big Sky Comedy Festival
  • America's Got Talent
  • Broken Drift Productions
  • Just for Laughs
  • Big Sky Comedy Festical
  • House of Comedy
  • Big Pine Comedy Festival
  • APA
  • 3 Arts Entertainment
  • Cobbs Comedy Club
  • Levity Live
  • Flapper's Comedy Club(Burbank)
  • Burbank Comedy Festival
  • Laughs Unlimited(Sacramento)

 

  NEARBY HOTELS  

Ramada

Comedian Rate: Call for Rate
Phone Number: (858) 278-0800
Address: 5550 Kearny Mesa Road, San Diego, CA 92111
Website: Website

Ramada

Comedian Rate: Call for Rate
Phone Number: (858) 292-1482
Address: 5434 Kearny Mesa Road, San Diego, CA 92111
Website: Website

Ramada

Comedian Rate: Call for Rate
Phone Number: (858) 278-2100
Address: 5400 Kearny Mesa Road, San Diego, CA 92111
Website: Website

4 Points Hotel

Comedian Rate: Call for Rate
Phone Number: (858) 277-8888
Address: 8110 Aero Drive, San Diego, CA 92123
Website: Website

Contact

E-mail: info@sandiegocomedyfest.com
Phone: (858) 492-9000

Location

Hosted by Comedy Palace
8878 Clairemont Mesa Blvd
San Diego, CA 92123



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