Welcome to Leicester Comedy Festival

LEICESTER COMEDY FESTIVAL – Europe’s biggest and longest running comedy festival

Leicester Comedy Festival is BACK and we will be celebrating British comedy again in February 2022, celebrating our 29th anniversary with a fantastic line up of hundreds of shows!  The line up features over 560 shows, over 800 performances and 64 venues.

As always, the festival hosts TV names, performing solo shows and the 2022 line-up will see a veritable who’s-who of comedy stars take to stages across the city – including Angela Barnes, Ahir Shah, Catherine Bohart, Ed Gamble, Henning Wehn, Katherine Ryan, Maisie Adam, Mark Watson, Nabil Abdulrashid, Nick Helm, Pam Ayres, Rachel Parris, Ria Lina, Richard Herring, Rosie Jones, Ross Noble, Seann Walsh, Simon Brodkin, Stewart Lee, Suzi Ruffell, Tim Key, Tony Slattery & many many more.

Tickets are now on sale from this website so start planning your festival schedule as soon as you can.

We really appreciate all your on-going support.  The last 18 months or so have been really difficult but thanks to the support from so many people, we are so proud that we are still here, working hard to raise a smile on as many faces as possible.  If you are able to support us with a donation, we are so very grateful.

Follow us on social media for the latest information.  See you in February!

Leicester Comedy Festival

2-20 February 2022


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