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American Red Cross Comedy Blood Drive!

On September 26th, Laugh Factory is proud to welcome The American Red Cross to our world famous stage for our first ever Blood Drive from 11am to 4pm! Since Laugh Factory first opened up its doors in Los Angeles in 1979, we have teamed up repeatedly with the American Red Cross, donati...

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Laugh Patrol: The Third Annual Search For Chicago's Funniest Police Officer!

You have the right to remain laughing at this night of "all-cop comedy" hosted by Tom Dreesen (The Tonight Show). Laugh Patrol is open to Chicago's finest in all 23 districts. During the evening, over a dozen officers will have 3-5 minutes on the world famous stage to serve up some la...

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DIVIDED Comedy Tour w/ Ty Barnett and Ian Harris!

A black guy and a white guy walk into a bar... Ty Barnett (Last Comic Standing, Tonight Show) and Ian Harris (Hulu Special, Jimmy Kimmel Live) are two of the smartest, most hilarious comedians working a stage anywhere and they are coming to Laugh Factory Chicago! Two nationally tourin...

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BEEF!

Hey! You got BEEF!? No? OK! Wanna see other people with beef? YES! C'mon out and join us at the Laugh Factory first fridays at midnight for a weird game based insult show! Chicago's ONLY insult show! A light heart with a mean spirit, BEEF even let's you get in the action with Machine ...

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Fri
Aug 28
2015
08:00 PM

Chicago's Best Stand Up Chicago

We have searched the entire city of Chicago and have compiled the greatest lineup of stand up comedy imaginable. Week after week, these titans of comedy deliver the best local showcase in the city. Chicago's Best is never the same, it's never boring, and it's always hilarious. Come see what makes Chicago the funniest city on the planet! Age restriction: 18 years and over 2 drink minimum per person (can be non-alcoholic or alcoholic beverage)

Featuring Jeff Arcuri, Amy Shanker, Pat Tomasulo, Chris Bader and more comedians to be announced!

10:00 PM

Chicago's Best Stand Up Chicago

We have searched the entire city of Chicago and have compiled the greatest lineup of stand up comedy imaginable. Week after week, these titans of comedy deliver the best local showcase in the city. Chicago's Best is never the same, it's never boring, and it's always hilarious. Come see what makes Chicago the funniest city on the planet! Age restriction: 18 years and over 2 drink minimum per person (can be non-alcoholic or alcoholic beverage)

Featuring Jonah Jurkens, Jay Washington, Rebecca O'Neal, Joey Villagomez, David Drake and more comedians to be announced!

Sat
Aug 29
2015
08:00 PM

Chicago's Best Stand Up Chicago

We have searched the entire city of Chicago and have compiled the greatest lineup of stand up comedy imaginable. Week after week, these titans of comedy deliver the best local showcase in the city. Chicago's Best is never the same, it's never boring, and it's always hilarious. Come see what makes Chicago the funniest city on the planet! Age restriction: 18 years and over 2 drink minimum per person (can be non-alcoholic or alcoholic beverage)

Featuring Jay Washington, Calvin Evans, Aaron Weaver, CJ Sullivan, Kellye Howard, Esther Povitsky.

10:00 PM

The Nasty Show Chicago

This ain't your grandma's stand up. Forget about cute puns and adorable observations and strap in for a night of in-your-face, no-holds-barred comedy! We compiled the best comics in Chicago, removed their leashes and let them loose...just for you. It may get dark. It may get dirty. It may make you question what's appropriate to laugh at in public. And it absolutely will be a night you will never forget...whether you like it or not! Age restriction: 18 years and over 2 drink minimum per person (can be non-alcoholic or alcoholic beverage)

Featuring Martin Morrow, Natalie Jose, Esther Povitsky, Aaron Weaver, Brian 'Da Wildcat' Smith and more comedians to be announced!

Sun
Aug 30
2015
07:00 PM

Blipsters on Broadway Chicago

"Blipsters on Broadway" is an alternative comedy based show every Sunday at the Chicago Laugh Factory hosted by Felonious Munk and Dave Helem. From live podcasts, social commentary, stand up-comedy, and even musical guests, some of the nation's best comics drop by to flex their talents. In addition, Munk and Dave will be bringing you things that constantly make you scratch your head and ask, "Did that really just happen?" This is a show where the mantra is, "If you've think you've seen this, you haven't." Age restriction: 18 years and over 2 drink minimum per person (can be non-alcoholic or alcoholic beverage)

Featuring Felonious Munk, Dave Helem , Calvin Evans, Drew Frees and more comedians to be announced!

09:00 PM

Pour Humor - Service Industry Night Chicago

Back by popular demand, our "Service Industry Night" welcomes bartenders, servers, and bar and restaurant workers -- along with their family, friends, and everyone else! Bring in your restaurant check-stub or event invitation for exclusive $10 tickets! Featuring Chicago's top comedians, including Alex Orozco and Kris Flanagan! Age restriction: 18 years and over 2 drink minimum per person (can be non-alcoholic or alcoholic beverage)

Featuring Kris Flanagan, Alex Orozco, Special Guest, and more comedians to be announced!

Wed
Sep 02
2015
06:30 PM

Open Mic Chicago

Think you have what it takes to be the next big star? Come try out your act on the World Famous Laugh Factory stage! Sign-ups are at 6pm at the Laugh Factory to perform the following Wednesday at the 6:30pm show. Be sure to get there early to sign up, because we can only take the first 15 comics. The road to stardom starts on our stage!

Featuring comedians to be announced.

08:00 PM

The Social Takeover Chicago

Check out this hilarious, original show, THE SOCIAL TAKEOVER. Join some of Chicago's best comedians including your host Michael Larimer and a hilarious panel of Chicago's finest comedians, as they choose (willing) audience members to come on stage, log onto their Facebook Page (which will be displayed on the larger-than-life big projector screen behind them for the entire audience to see), and have their pages "taken over" by the comedians for the next hour and a half. Yes... ANYTHING goes. You will be rolling on the floor laughing watching them roast and frazzle their friends and family based on what is happening, real-time. Don't miss this amazing, one-of-a-kind event. (see our Chicago Laugh Factory Facebook page for special ticket deals and group rates for this show!) Age restriction: 18 years and over 2 drink minimum per person (can be non-alcoholic or alcoholic beverage)

Featuring Michael Larimer, Jeff Arcuri, Seth Davis and more comedians to be announced!

Thu
Sep 03
2015
08:00 PM

THE KATES on Broadway Chicago

The Kates, a seven year comedy showcase hosted by Kelsie Huff and featuring the best female stand-ups in Chicago, is making its debut at the Laugh Factory Chicago. Age restriction: 18 years and over 2 drink minimum per person (can be non-alcoholic or alcoholic beverage

Featuring Kelsie Huff, Amy Sumpter, Amy Shanker, Erica Watson, Courtney Buckwalter, Kimberly Marion, Sam Gordan.

10:00 PM

SINGLES ONLY! Chicago

A comedy show for singles & by singles! Host Paul Farahvar along with the Chicago comedy scene's most hilarious (and eligible) standup comics will take the stage to share their often-embarrassing and always- funny stories of the dating world. But the show doesn't end there! Audience members will have a chance to share their dating horror stories. Those who enter can win up to $200 in Laugh Factory tickets, free drinks, and if you play your cards right, a date! Stick around after the show for a singles mixer! Thursday night is singles night, only at Laugh Factory Chicago! Age restriction: 18 years and over 2 drink minimum per person (can be non-alcoholic or alcoholic beverage)

Featuring Paul Farahvar, Abi Sanchez, Dave Helem , Felonious Munk, Natalie Jose.