Please apply below. We welcome ALL unique, original AND very funny applicants, with integrity and a moral compass.
The 24th Annual FUNNYFEST Calgary Comedy Festival Society, May 30 to June 9, 2024 (Including the 24th Annual FUNNYFEST
Comedy Competition, April 18 to 27, 2024), does NOT charge comedy artists to apply. We do NOT believe you should be penalized for desiring to share your “Art & Craft“.
The DEADLINE for applications is February 1, 2024, for the COMPETITION and for the main festival.
The 11 day and night festival dates for 24th Annual FUNNYFEST Calgary Comedy Festival, are May 30 to June 9, 2024. Festival Features: 20 Shows, 11 nights, 70 performers, 11 venues. You will be notified, with an offer anywhere from 1 night to 4 nights, if you were selected. Normally, you are not notified if you are not selected.
If you are not a professional comedian (as we prefer headline comedians apply), you can also apply for the 24th Annual FUNNYFEST Comedy Competition, April 18 to 27, 2024. OVERVIEW: A. Each round 2 winners advance to the quarter final; B. Winners from the 2 quarter finals compete in the semi – final; C. Winners from the semi – final compete in a taped for broadcast show in the CHAMPIONSHIP FINAL held on Sat. April 27, 2024. The judges are independent to make the event the fairest competition in the history of the universe (and beyond). This competition (will most likely) feature $5000 or more in prize money and prizes and the top 2 winners are invited to perform in the 24th Annual FUNNYFEST Calgary Comedy Festival (Apply for the competition under “Get Involved” or click here).
Thank you and good luck.