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Tuesday, June 27

Cookies & Comedy Night | SF
Tuesday, June 27 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Brainwash Cafe
Cookies & Comedy Night | SF
Here’s the lineup for 6/27: Jessica Kimbriel TK Moyer Barbara Templin Nick Scarpino Honey DoMe Melons Headliner: Michael Brandon Hosted by Tony Sparks
Try Improv for Free at All Out Comedy Theater | Oakland
Tuesday, June 27 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is requested.
| All Out Comedy Theater
Try Improv for Free at All Out Comedy Theater | Oakland
Are you interested in improv but want a chance to dip your toe in the water before jumping all the way in? Take a class on them. This is a great opportunity to preview an All Out Comedy class session. The class will include improv ...

Haight Street Comedy Night, Games & Prizes | SF
Tuesday, June 27 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Milk Bar
Haight Street Comedy Night, Games & Prizes | SF
This month we are joined by some wonderful comics gracing the stage: Kevin Oshea (ViceLand) Sam Disalvo (SF Sketchfest) Torio Van Grohl (Hulu) And More Welcomed, as always, by your intrepid hosts: Jeff Anaya, Joey Avery, and Andrew Orolfo
Last Tuesdays Comedy at The Layover | Oakland
Tuesday, June 27 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is requested.
| The Layover
Last Tuesdays Comedy at The Layover | Oakland

Laugh City is a monthly comedy show bringing comedians from HBO, Showtime, Comedy Central and Late Night TV to Oakland every last Tuesday at 8 pm. DJ B.C. spins music after the show. The show takes place at The Layover (1517 Franklin St). 21 and up. Doors open at 7 pm. Free, ...

Oaktown Comedy Night | Oakland
Tuesday, June 27 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Use promo code HELLAFUNNY for free tickets. Otherwise $15.
| Starline Social Club
Oaktown Comedy Night | Oakland

SF may get most of the press, but Oakland has its own rich comedy scene, so “Oaktown Comedy Night” is your weekly Tuesday showcase of some of the town’s best comics from around the Bay. Many comedians performing on Oaktown Comedy Night has been on Comedy Central, Viceland, CNN, Family ...

Win Tix: SF’s Best Jokesters “All Stars” | The Punch Line
Tuesday, June 27 – 8:00 pm | Cost: WIN | The Punch Line
Every so often, a magical thing happens at Punch Line Comedy Club. The very best national and local comedians grace the stage for a jam-packed night of laughs. It’s so special, the natives have dubbed it “All Stars.” Be wary, though, the comedy is so ...

Wednesday, June 28

“Moonlight Comedy”: Stand Up Under the Stars | Oakland
Wednesday, June 28 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE | The Uptown Nightclub

Moonlight Comedy is a live stand up comedy showcase taking place under the stars in the outdoor patio, in the heart of downtown Oakland, at The Uptown. Dress warmly; they’ve got a couple of patio heaters to help keep you toasty. Each week features some of ...

World Class Comedy Wednesdays | Marina
Wednesday, June 28 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Use promo code FUNCHEAP for free tickets. Otherwise $15.
| Eastside West
World Class Comedy Wednesdays | Marina

Like to laugh? Like to eat tacos or have killer cocktails? Then “World Class Comedy” is the Wednesday show for you – a weekly comedy showcase of some of SF’s best local comedians along with headliners that tour the world. Past headliners have performed USO comedy tours ...

Win Tix: Really Funny Comedians (Who Happen To Be Women) | Cobb’s Comedy Club
Wednesday, June 28 – 8:00 pm | Cost: WIN | Cobb's Comedy Club
If you know anyone who has ever said women aren’t funny, sneak up behind them with a cast iron skillet, a mallet, or some other cartoon weapon, and drag their unconscious body to Really Funny Comedians (Who Happen to Be Women), a comedy show at ...
Win Tix: Comedy Night: Barry Rothbart (ABC/Comedy Central) | The Punch Line
Wednesday, June 28 – 8:00 pm | Cost: WIN | The Punch Line
You know his face from Martin Scorsese’s Wolf of Wall Street, Demetri Martin’s Dean, The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, Conan, The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson, his own half hour Comedy Central special, tons of festivals, and on the new ABC series, Downward ...

Thursday, June 29

HellaFunny on Haight Street | Milk Bar
Thursday, June 29 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Use promo code HELLAFUNNY for free tickets. Otherwise, it's $15.
| Milk Bar
HellaFunny on Haight Street | Milk Bar

Come out to #HellaFunny at Milk Bar located in the heart of the Upper Haight to see some of SF’s best rising comedic talent. The lineup changes every week, but expect to see comics that have performed at Cobbs, SF Sketchfest, the Punchline and featured ...

Win Tix: Arj Barker (Flight of the Conchords) | Cobb’s Comedy Club
Thursday, June 29 – 8:00 pm | Cost: WIN | Cobb's Comedy Club
Arj Barker may be from the good ol’ U.S. of A., but his intense and hilarious comedic chops have made him famous the world over. Seriously, he can’t even walk down the street in most parts of Australia. > Get Tickets – $20.00 When he’s not killing it ...

Friday, June 30

Hella Funny Friday Comedy Night | Chug Pub
Friday, June 30 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required with secret code FUNCHEAP
| Chug Pub
Hella Funny Friday Comedy Night | Chug Pub

Come to the Chug Pub every Friday to witness some of San Francisco’s top comics perform live. Each show will feature five hilarious comedians. Hosted by #HellaFunny crew members Julie Ash and Feel Woods. Hella Funny Comedy Night Every Friday | 7 to 9:30 pm ...

As I Lay Laughing: Comedy & Snacks | Oakland
Friday, June 30 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Donations are appreciated.
| E.M. Wolfman General Interest Small Bookstore
As I Lay Laughing: Comedy & Snacks | Oakland
Please note, the event has been rescheduled to 6/30 at 8 pm. Line up: Butch Escobar – SF Punch Line Adam Pearlstein – SF Sketchfest Moon Choe – Troubled Comedy Christopher Conatser – Troubled Comedy Emily Epstein White – Jokelandish Specials: Snacks and drinks will be provided.

Saturday, July 1

“Nightlife on Mars” Comedy Night | SF
Saturday, July 1 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free with code CHEAPBASTARD - otherwise it's $5
| Murphy's Pub
“Nightlife on Mars” Comedy Night | SF
Here’s the lineup for the July 1st show: Mike Capozzola (Nantucket Comedy Festival) Kristee Ono (Punch Line San Francisco) Michael Cella (Ebaum’s World, Savage Henry Comedy Festival) Samantha Gilweit (Cinder Block Comedy Festival)
Win Tix: Maniac Bowl IX: SF’s Most Unpredictable Comedy Show | PianoFight
Saturday, July 1 – 9:30 pm | Cost: WIN*
*$10, $5 for Funcheap readers with code "itsnotabodycount"
| PianoFight
Maniac Bowl is where the best comedians in San Francisco identify the worst people in the universe. In Maniac Bowl, a panel of comics and the audience enter history’s most infamous dictators, serial killers, child actors and weirdos into a winner-take-all, all-maniac tournament bracket from ...
Win Tix: Maniac Bowl IX “SF’s Best Comedians” | PianoFight
Saturday, July 1 – 9:30 pm | Cost: $10*
*$15 at the door, $10 advance, $5 with promo code "itsnotabodycount"
| PianoFight
Maniac Bowl is where a panel of San Francisco’s best comedians unite with a brave audience to answer one question: Who’s the biggest maniac of all time? To answer this question, the panel of comics and the audience enter history’s most infamous dictators, serial killers, ...

Monday, July 3

“Where’s The Local Talent?” Comedy Night | SF
Monday, July 3 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Milk Bar

“Where’s the local talent around here?” Ruby Gill is re-appropriating this sexist turn of phrase to describe this monthly occurrence of merriment. Stop by Milk Bar every first Monday of the month to check out some of San Francisco’s best gut-busters parade their greatest sets. Grab ...

“Misery Index” Dysfunctional Comedy Night | Mission Dist.
Monday, July 3 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | The Rite Spot

“Misery Index” is a free, monthly show that brings together some of the most pessimistic, neurotic and dysfunctional individuals on the face of the planet: stand-up comedians. Take the edge off with cheap drinks and free laughs as these choleric comics direct their disdain towards ...

Late Nite Open Mic in a Movie Theater | The New Parkway
Monday, July 3 – 8:45 pm | Cost: FREE | The New Parkway
Late Nite Open Mic in a Movie Theater | The New Parkway

Come on up and share your creative side at the New Parkway Open Mic – the only late night open mic inside a movie theater. All forms of expression are welcome, be it music, poetry, spoken word, comedy, or getting your weeknight kicks. There will ...

Tuesday, July 4

Milkin’ It: Tuesday Night Free Comedy | Upper Haight
Tuesday, July 4 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are appreciated.
Milkin' It: Tuesday Night Free Comedy | Upper Haight

Every second, third and fifth Tuesday night of the month, the Milk Bar hosts Milkin’ It, a free night of comedy featuring local and national comics hosted by comedian Andrew Holmgren. There’s never a cover nor any drink minimums. Doors open at 7:30 pm with comedy starting at 8 ...

“My Greasy Sons” Comedy Showcase & Craft Beer | Oakland
Tuesday, July 4 – 8:00 pm | Cost: $5 | Woods Bar and Brewery

Join in on first Tuesdays at 8pm for stand up comedy and craft beer. They’ve got some of the best comics in the Bay ready to make you laugh. My Greasy Sons is a monthly comedy showcase held at Woods Bar and Brewery in Oakland, hosted ...

It’s Just 2 Minutes: Stand-Up Comedy Game Show | Haight
Tuesday, July 4 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Milk Bar
It's Just 2 Minutes: Stand-Up Comedy Game Show | Haight

Every first Tuesday at Milk Bar, San Francisco’s comedians are put to the test as they are given a random series of words and sentences seconds before getting on stage, where they then must construct entire two minute sets around each. This improv-standup hybrid then ...

Wednesday, July 5

“Safe Words” Comedy & Hot Dogs | SF
Wednesday, July 5 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Donation-based admission
| Eagle Tavern

Safe Words is a comedy show at a leather bar that features the talent of nationally touring comics, to local favorites. Faces from Comedy Central, Conan, Reddit & Vice have graced the stage. Even Margaret Cho (HBO, 30 Rock) has stopped by. Every first Wednesday, ...

“Moonlight Comedy”: Stand Up Under the Stars | Oakland
Wednesday, July 5 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE | The Uptown Nightclub

Moonlight Comedy is a live stand up comedy showcase taking place under the stars in the outdoor patio, in the heart of downtown Oakland, at The Uptown. Dress warmly; they’ve got a couple of patio heaters to help keep you toasty. Each week features some of ...

Bowling Alley Comedy Show | East Bay
Wednesday, July 5 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Clayton Valley Bowl
Bowling Alley Comedy Show | East Bay

The first Wednesday of every month brings you a hilarious comedy show to the Lounge at Clayton Valley Bowl in Concord. Mires like Fires presents has become one of best East Bay stand up comedy showcases around. The show features a different lineup of talented ...

Baked Beliefs: An Improv Comedy Show | SF
Wednesday, July 5 – 8:00 pm | Cost: $5*
*$5 or free for Endgames Improv students.
| Stagewerx Theatre
Baked Beliefs: An Improv Comedy Show | SF

Searching for clarity on life’s innate truths? Pass on the pipe & indulge in Baked Beliefs, an improvised comedy show about your trippy, stoned ideas. Anyone who has had a psychedelic experience knows it’s impossible to fully explain it to someone who hasn’t – until ...

Win Tix: Comedian Dan Gabriel (NBC/CBS) | The Punch Line
Wednesday, July 5 – 8:00 pm | Cost: WIN | The Punch Line
See Dan Gabriel, a San Francisco comedian immersed in the city’s rich comedy scene since childhood, at Punch Line Comedy Club. Gabriel has appeared on CBS’s Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson, Showtime, Comedy Central’s Premium Blend, CBS’s Star Search, NBC’s Late Friday, and many ...

Thursday, July 6

Hair of the Dog: Comedy Dog Show | Oakland
Thursday, July 6 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Ale Industries
Hair of the Dog: Comedy Dog Show | Oakland
Do you like dogs? How about beer? Are you interested in laughter? Well guess what baby they have all three; Hair of the Dog is a dog show judged by the Bay Area’s funniest comedians, held at a brewery. The best part is all of the furry ...
New Village Comedy Night | Nob Hill
Thursday, July 6 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | New Village Cafe
New Village Comedy Night | Nob Hill

New Village Comedy Night is a free comedy showcase held every 1st Thursday of the month at New Village Cafe located at 1426 Polk St. (between Pine & California). The show brings together some of the Bay Area’s finest comics along with the occasional special ...