Welcome to Leicester Comedy Festival

Welcome to Leicester Comedy Festival – the official comedy party for the UK!  Our 2017 Festival is taking place until 26 February and the full line up can be found on this website. There are over 800 events across the 19 days and tickets are now on sale so take a look and plan your festival visit.  We are expecting over 100,000 people to visit from across the UK so grab your tickets now and enjoy!

So far we’ve hosted an exclusive live Q&A with Romesh Ranganathan, The UK Pun Championships, plus shows by Jason Manford, Stewart Lee, Richard Herring, Seann Walsh, Jimmy Carr, Paul Sinha, Shappi Khorsandi, Ken Dodd & Sarah Millican plus many, many more shows.  There is loads still to come including Silver Stand Up & Leicester Mercury Comedian of the Year. Follow us on social media, to get all the latest updates.

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