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Give the gift of laughter!

Laugh Factory gift cards are a perfect present for any occasion: birthday, anniversary, thanks, congratulations, I love you, I’m sorry, get well soon, or just because.

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Featured Show: The Nasty Show

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...

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Jokes for Coats

One Warm Coat and Laugh Factory Chicago are teaming up to provide a free, warm coat to any person in need. They will provide a free warm coat to hundreds of students in need of proper winter gear.

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New Year's Comedy Bash 2018

Join us for the funniest New Year's Eve celebration in town! Ring in 2018 with a night of laughs, including a complimentary champagne toast at midnight.

UPCOMING SHOWS - Chicago

Mon Jan 01 8:00 PM

Afterthoughts: A Comedy Roast Show

Afterthoughts isn't just the meanest roast show in Chicago, it's also completely anonymous. While the comedians are performing, their friends write mean (and accurate) jokes about them, which are then read aloud to the audience. It gets nasty, and it gets mean--but it's always funny. Join us every first and last Monday of the month to see for yourself. Age restriction: 18 years and over 2 drink minimum per person (can be non-alcoholic or alcoholic beverage)

Featuring Carly Kane, Kristin Fenchak and more comedians to be announced!

Carly Kane
Kristin Fenchak
Guest
Tue Jan 02 7:30 PM

2 Top $10 Tuesdays!

OK, so you've made it through the drudgery of Monday, but now the rest of the week stretches out before you like a humorless hurdle. Well count your lucky stars, because Chicago's Laugh Factory is here to give you just the endorphin-fueled boost you'll need to coast through to the weekend with Top Ten Tuesdays! Every week, 10 of the best acts in the city make their way to the stage of The Laugh Factory to deliver standout stand-up sets. Come see one of your personal favorites -- or discover a new one -- at this ever-revolving comedy lineup. Age restriction: 18 years and over 2 drink minimum per person (can be non-alcoholic or alcoholic beverage)

Featuring Lainie Lenertz and more comedians to be announced!

Lainie Lenertz
Guest
Tue Jan 02 9:30 PM

2 Top $10 Tuesdays!

OK, so you've made it through the drudgery of Monday, but now the rest of the week stretches out before you like a humorless hurdle. Well count your lucky stars, because Chicago's Laugh Factory is here to give you just the endorphin-fueled boost you'll need to coast through to the weekend with Top Ten Tuesdays! Every week, 10 of the best acts in the city make their way to the stage of The Laugh Factory to deliver standout stand-up sets. Come see one of your personal favorites -- or discover a new one -- at this ever-revolving comedy lineup. Age restriction: 18 years and over 2 drink minimum per person (can be non-alcoholic or alcoholic beverage)

Featuring Reena Calm and more comedians to be announced!

Reena Calm
Guest
Wed Jan 03 6:00 PM
COMPLIMENTARY ENTRY

Open Mic

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.

Guest
Wed Jan 03 8:00 PM

Chicago's Best Stand Up

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 Kellye Howard, Paul Farahvar and more comedians to be announced!

Kellye Howard
Paul Farahvar
Guest
Thu Jan 04 8:00 PM

Stand Up Stand Up

Halloween is coming and it's coming fast, so come get treated to one of the best comedians working today as Junior Stopka headlines a stacked ass lineup of our town's finest comics. You can see Junior on Comedy Central, SeeSo, and touring with Doug Stanhope regularly. He ain't for the faint of heart, either. If you're easily offended, sit this one out. Age restriction: 18 years and over 2 drink minimum per person (can be non-alcoholic or alcoholic beverage)

Featuring comedians to be announced.

Guest
Thu Jan 04 10:00 PM

Chicago's Best Stand Up

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 Paul Farahvar and more comedians to be announced!

Paul Farahvar
Guest
Fri Jan 05 8:00 PM

Drink Date Laugh!

Welcome to the new, improved, rebranded show for 2016, 'Drink Date Laugh.' Host Paul Farahvar along with producers Andrew Sitter and Ross Kelly (Whiskey Journal) add the most hilarious standup comics to discuss funny relationship stories. But the show doesn't end there! Selected audience members will have a chance to share their own dating horror stories during the show and will be awarded for sharing these stories during the "DRINK DATE LAUGH" contest at the completion of the show, with a $100 gift certificate to Old Town Social! Age restriction: 18 years and over 2 drink minimum per person (can be non-alcoholic or alcoholic beverage)

Featuring Andrew Sitter, Sarah Perry, Paul Farahvar, Kyle Scanlan, Andy Fleming and more comedians to be announced!

Andrew Sitter
Sarah Perry
Paul Farahvar
Kyle Scanlan
Andy Fleming
Guest
Fri Jan 05 10:00 PM

Chicago's Best Stand Up

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 Mateen Stewart, Kellye Howard, Paul Farahvar and more comedians to be announced!

Mateen Stewart
Kellye Howard
Paul Farahvar
Guest
Sat Jan 06 7:15 PM

Chicago's Best Stand Up

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 Joe Kilgallon, Mateen Stewart, Kellye Howard, Paul Farahvar and more comedians to be announced!

Joe Kilgallon
Mateen Stewart
Kellye Howard
Paul Farahvar
Guest

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