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Sunday, July 24

Attractive Camp: Stand-Up Comedy Show | SF
Attractive Camp: Stand-Up Comedy Show | SF
July 24th features: Drew Harmon Rajeev Dhar Paige Weldon Ellie McElvain Rudy Ortiz
Win Tix: Really Funny Comedians (Who Happen to Be Women) | SF
Sunday, July 24 – 7:30 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 ...

Monday, July 25

Gettin’ Weird: Comedy w/ Stokes & Holtz | SF
Monday, July 25 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Milk Bar
Gettin' Weird: Comedy w/ Stokes & Holtz | SF

Gettin’ Weird hosts the Bay Area’s favorite comedians with an added twist every fourth Monday of the month. Sometimes it’s a performer, sometimes it’s something people have to do, but it’s always weird and always entertaining. Brandon Stokes is a co-producer of the monthly “Fun Times ...

More Fun at Blondie’s Comedy Show With Free Cake | SF
Monday, July 25 – 8:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Blondie's Bar & No Grill
More Fun at Blondie's Comedy Show With Free Cake | SF
More Fun at Blondie’s celebrates the best comedians in the Bay every month with a free comedy show and free cake.
“Misery Index” Dysfunctional Comedy Night | Mission Dist.
Monday, July 25 – 9:00 pm | Cost: FREE | The Rite Spot
The line up is: Arjun Banerjee Dominique Gelin Dro Know Feel Woods Zack Chapaloni Jesse Hett Hosted by Jane Harrison and Josef Anolin

Tuesday, July 26

Cookies & Comedy Night | SF
Tuesday, July 26 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Brainwash Cafe
Cookies & Comedy Night | SF
July 26th lineup: Chris Barylick (Cobb’s, Punchline) Omar Quershi (Comedy Machine, Joke & Get Off) Katy Karns (Broad City Comedy, Mutiny Radio) Ruby Gill (Headlining-Desi Fest, Yum & Yummer) When not crying on the bus or swallowing paper clips in her cubicle, Ruby Gill is rabble-rousing, yelling at pigeons, ...
Haight Street Comedy Night, Games & Prizes | SF
Tuesday, July 26 – 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: Alison Mick (SF SketchFest) Joe-Joe Louis (Sac Punchline) And your amazing headliner – Butch Escobar (Tons of commercials) Welcomed, as always, by your intrepid hosts: Jeff Anaya, Joey Avery, and Andrew Orolfo
Last Tuesdays Comedy at The Layover | Oakland
Tuesday, July 26 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is requested.
| The Layover
Last Tuesdays Comedy at The Layover | Oakland
Headliner: Sammy Obeid (Conan, NBC’s America’s Got Talent & Last Comic Standing, CBS’s Comics Unleashed, Starz, 1,001 Days Of Comedy, UC Berkeley Alumni) Feature: Mario Hodge (Tommy T’s regular, worked with Charlie Murphy & Eddie Griffin) Opener: Adam Pearlstein (SF Punchline & Cobb’s Comedy Club regular) Host: Lyall ...
LaborFest 2016: Comedy Night | San Jose
LaborFest 2016: Comedy Night | San Jose
LaborFest 2016 brings a night of comedy to all working class people to laugh and enjoy a night of relaxation. As labor is forefront for all, people need to unwind and enjoy the fruits of their labor. Alycia Cooper is a member of Screen Actors Guild ...

Wednesday, July 27

Free Laughter Yoga Class | UCSF
Wednesday, July 27 – 5:30 pm | Cost: FREE | UCSF Osher Center
Free Laughter Yoga Class | UCSF

Laughter is contagious and has a powerful and immediate effect on our mind, body and spirit. Laughter Yoga involves deep breathing, stretching, clapping and laughter exercises and takes place on two Wednesdays each month from 5:30-6:30 pm. The laughter exercises in this class aim to: Increase ...

Win Tix: Comedy Central’s Clinton Jackson | The Punch Line
Wednesday, July 27 – 8:00 pm | Cost: WIN | The Punch Line
If your favorite shows are “That’s So Raven,” “Taina,” and “iCarly,” then you’re probably to young to be reading this site and should probably go get your mom and dad, but you also should recognize Clinton Jackson, veteran Oakland born Stand-up comedian, and featured performer ...

Thursday, July 28

Free Laughs On Thursday Nights | San Carlos
Thursday, July 28 – 9:00 pm | Cost: FREE | The Rail Bar
Free Laughs On Thursday Nights | San Carlos

Join Kevin Wong, host and Bay Area comic, for Comedians at Rail every Thursday at 9 pm for free comedy at the Rail Club in San Carlos, CA. Featured performers have appeared at The Punch Line, Cobbs, San Jose Improv, Tommy T’s, and all around the Bay ...

Saturday, July 30

Brave New Jokes & The Power Of Truth | SF
Saturday, July 30 – 7:00 pm | Cost: $6.23*
*Includes the Eventbrite fee.
| Adobe Books
Brave New Jokes & The Power Of Truth | SF
Brave New Jokes is a premier comedy showcase and the brainchild of comedians Michael Brandon (SJ Improv) and Nicole Calasich (SF Punchline). Brandon and Calasich curate a lineup that reflects the eclectic nature of its home: Adobe Books. You’re just as likely to hear a ...
Free Comedy Showcase & Dance Party | Berkeley
Saturday, July 30 – 8:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Pappy's
Free Comedy Showcase & Dance Party | Berkeley
Please note, this event is at Pappy’s in Berkeley, not The Uptown (as incorrectly listed previously).

Monday, August 1

“Where’s The Local Talent?” Merriment | SF
Monday, August 1 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Milk Bar
“Where’s the local talent around here?” Nicole Love and Ruby Gill are 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 ...
Late Nite Open Mic in a Movie Theater | The New Parkway
Monday, August 1 – 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 ...

“Misery Index” Dysfunctional Comedy Night | Mission Dist.
Monday, August 1 – 9:00 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 ...

Wednesday, August 3

Bowling Alley Comedy Show | East Bay
Wednesday, August 3 – 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 ...

“The Dirty Show” Comedy Night & Free Pizza | SF
Wednesday, August 3 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Kozy Kar Bar

Produced by two of San Francisco’s fastest rising stars: Zack Chapaloni and Joe Gorman, Kozy Kar Bar presents The Dirty Show w/ Zack & Joe. This standup comedy show features a wide variety of all types of humor, combining local and television talent at 8 pm ...

“Safe Words” Comedy & Hot Dogs | SF
Wednesday, August 3 – 8:00 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, ...

Free Comedy: Showtime at Showdown | SF
Wednesday, August 3 – 9:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but donations are welcome.
| The Showdown
Free Comedy: Showtime at Showdown | SF

Every first Wednesday of the month, Josh Holub presents three of his favorite comedians from the Bay Area and beyond for Showtime at Showdown. Past performers have gone on to perform on NBC, Comedy Central and major motion pictures., so this is your chance to ...

Thursday, August 4

“Nightlife on Mars” Underground Comedy Night | SF
Thursday, August 4 – 8:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Murphy's Pub

Nightlife on Mars is an underground comedy club at Murphy’s Pub produced and hosted by Joe Nguyen. It’s a free weekly showcase of local (and sometimes national) comedy talent right in the heart of downtown San Francisco. Subtle but sharp, laid-back yet engaging, Joe Nguyen is ...

The Doldrums Comedy Show | SF
Thursday, August 4 – 9:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Underground SF
The Doldrums Comedy Show | SF
Underground SF is Lower Haight’s hot spot for good comedy every first Thursday and this month they have some badass comics: Samantha Gilweit, Luigi Dîaz, FC Sierra and Andrew Orolfo. These comedic stars hit hard licks at dragons and you won’t want to miss it. Wendy Wendells ...
Free Laughs On Thursday Nights | San Carlos
Thursday, August 4 – 9:00 pm | Cost: FREE | The Rail Bar
Free Laughs On Thursday Nights | San Carlos

Join Kevin Wong, host and Bay Area comic, for Comedians at Rail every Thursday at 9 pm for free comedy at the Rail Club in San Carlos, CA. Featured performers have appeared at The Punch Line, Cobbs, San Jose Improv, Tommy T’s, and all around the Bay ...

Friday, August 5

About Last Night: Sexcapade Storytelling Stories | SF
Friday, August 5 – 7:00 pm | Cost: $5 | Make-Out Room
About Last Night: Sexcapade Storytelling Stories | SF

A monthly San Francisco One Night Stand/Sexcapade storytelling series. This monthly event features real people sharing real stories about horrifying one night stands, awkward hookups, and embarrassing sexual adventures. Story tellers are a combination of artists, poets, young professionals, old professionals, actors, comedians, and just ...

Uppers For Downers: A Comedy Show | Oakland
Friday, August 5 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*$5 Suggested Donation
| Bicycle Coffee Co
Uppers For Downers: A Comedy Show | Oakland

What are you doing on First Friday? Pretending you appreciate local art in order to get free airplane cups of Charles Shaw? They call bullsh*t. Join your favorite newborn babies, The Marys (Mary Baker and Mary Goss), at their inaugural comedy showcase this First Friday ...

Free Comedy: Senseless Bureau Improv | Oakland
Friday, August 5 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free, but you should probably buy food or drinks
| Spice Monkey Restaurant
Free Comedy: Senseless Bureau Improv | Oakland

First Friday of the month means free improvised comedy in Oakland from The Senseless Bureau. The East Bay’s witty bunch of Senseless Bureaucrats will take your random suggestions and craft them into clever scenes to delight and amuse you. Watch the Senseless Bureau simultaneously write, act, ...

First Friday Free Comedy & DJ Party | SF
Friday, August 5 – 9:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Il Pirata
First Friday Free Comedy & DJ Party | SF

Enjoy free comedy night at Il Pirata and stay after the show for a DJ dance party. This comedy and dancing duo takes place every first Friday of the month and you’ll save some dough for drinks because there’s no cover.

Monday, August 8

Witches’ Brew: A Standup Comedy Show | SF
Monday, August 8 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free to see the show. $5 to enter the witchy raffle.
| Black Hammer Brewing
Witches' Brew: A Standup Comedy Show | SF

Witches’ Brew is a monthly comedy show featuring the best witchy comics in the Bay and beyond. 7:30 pm Doors/ 8 pm Show Hosted by Aviva Siegel & Allison Mick.

Something Something Shindig: Improv Comedy & Music | SF
Monday, August 8 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Milk Bar
Something Something Shindig: Improv Comedy & Music | SF

The Something Something Shindig is a wild show that combines stand up comedy, improv, music, and what they like to call “audience-participation-good-times” typically happening at 8 pm every second Monday. The emcees for the evening are Justin Gomes and Andrew Moore. True fans of debauchery, they’ve ...