Clubs/Shows

Updated 03/27/17
It's the official  Comedy of Chicago club and showcase list!
All listings should be current, but be smart and call/contact venue to confirm!

Monday 

Zanies
A "must visit" legendary comedy club.
Features a top notch  lineup of Chicago based comics.
Every MONDAY
1548 North Wells St.
312-337-4027

@ The Village Tap, 2055 W Roscoe St.
Weekly comedy show booking comedians of all skill levels for a fun, supportive room.
The camp theme extends to everything from the room itself to the energy of the show.
Feels like a camp talent show full of friends ready to support.
Produced & Hosted by Samantha Berkman and Tessa Orzech!
Every Monday 8 PM

Five Star Comedy Showcase
at The Four Star Lounge, 2666 N. Halsted - 8:30PM
LAST Monday of the Month is the showcase;
ALL other Mondays is the open mic.
Earn 1 lottery point every time you perform at the mic, plus 1 extra lottery point if you attend the showcase. Redeem these lottery points at the showcase to enter the drawing for a chance to win a guest spot on the show!
Drinks 50% Off ($2 Beer, $3 Wells, $6 Woodford Reserve Old Fashioned's)

Tuesday 
Comedy Cocktail 
at The House Of Blues
Inside the Foundation Room
HAPPY HOUR + COMEDY
NO COVER CHARGE
329 N Dearborn St, Chicago
Chicago's best Tuesday night comedy show!
Enjoy cocktails & comedy after work.
Inside a swanky VIP lounge.
Featuring Chicago's finest comedians.
DJ Tony spins the beats B4 and after show.
Doors @ 5PM - TWO Shows
at 7 & 9PM
21 & OVER
Every Tuesday!

The Comedy Bowl:
at Diversey River Bowl
2211 West Diversey Pkwy, Chicago.
EVERY OTHER TUESDAY - $10 Cover
2/07, 2/21, 3/07, 3/21, 4/04, 04/18, 5/02
Food and Drink Specials!
Doors open at 7, Show starts at 8PM
Producer and Host: Mona Aburmishan
EMAIL- TheComedyBowl@gmail.com FOR ANY QUESTIONS.

622 N. Fairbanks Ct. Chicago Il.
Every Wednesday at 9:00 PM.
$10 Cover @ door - $5 Online!

The Blind Bet Show
at the Pony Inn
"A stand up comedy show with no intention of revealing the headliner"
9pm at The Pony Inn - 1638 W. Belmont
WEDNESDAYS!

Every 3rd Wednesday 
at Martin's Corner Bar
2056 W. 22nd Place
773 447 0776

2314 N Milwaukee Ave
Fill Your Mommy Complex
3rd Wednesday of every month - 8PM
Producers: Kristin Ryan, Carma Nibarger & Alexandra Tsarpalas

Thursday  

100 Proof Comedy
at The Comedy Sportz Theatre - 929 W Belmont Ave, Chicago Il.
Thursdays at 10PM
100 Proof is a drinking game stand-up show.
Weekly showcase at a legendary comedy venue. 773-549-8080

The Comedy Bar
500 N LaSalle Street, Chicago IL.
In River North!
(312) 836-0499
Thur - Sat

Parlour Car
A stand up Comedy show
Every Thursday, 8PM, FREE!
@ Bar Deville
701 N. Damen

Rat Pack Comedy
at the Holiday Club Chicago - 4000 N Sheridan Rd.
Rat Pack Comedy is every 2nd and 4th Thursday of the month!
8PM at The Holiday Club
Drink Specials!

JDA (Just Dickin' Around) Open Mics and Showcases
Hydrate Nightclub in Boystown: 3458 N. Halsted St.
Every Thursday at 8:30 PM
1st and 3rd: All-Ladies Open Mic and Showcase
2nd and 4th: All-Genders Showcase and Open Mic
Sign up in person at 8PM. 
14 spots, 4 minutes each
8:30 open mic - 9:45 showcase
Free pizza!
More info - www.JustDickinAround.com

Cupcake Cabaret Showcase
7PM, Comedy + Real Cupcakes!
2020 N. Oakley Ave. Chicago Il.
FREE!

the kates on broadway
The best female stand-ups in Chicago
1st Thursday of the month
Laugh Factory
175 N Broadway St, Chicago, IL
(773) 327-3175

FIRST Thursday of the month.
At Uncharted Books, 2630 N Milwaukee Ave

Friday 
Zanies
Great national comedy acts.
All Week Long!!
1548 North Wells St.
312-337-4027

Up Comedy Club
Comedy all week long!
230 W. North Ave, 3rd Floor, Chicago
(312) 337-3992

The Comedy Bar
500 N LaSalle Street, Chicago IL.
In River North!
(312) 836-0499
Thur - Sat

The Laugh Factory
Comedy all week long!
3175 N Broadway St, Chicago, IL
(773) 327-3175

"Is Tom Laughing?"
First Friday of Each Month
Pint in Wicker Park
1547 N. Milwaukee Ave
Doors 8 / Show 8:30
Features live audience reaction shots on a "Laugh Cam."
Free Show - (Donations Accepted)

the kates
Rad line ups of all female comedians and storytellers
2nd Friday and Last Saturday of the month
The Book Cellar
4736 N Lincoln Ave
773-293-2665

Black Box Comedy
6670 N Northwest Hwy, Chicago Il.Friday and Saturday nights at 10PM
$15 and BYOB
Rotating national touring and local headliners!
Check out lineups at www.wiptheater.com/black-box-comedy/

The Lincoln Lodge
Chicago's longest running showcase.
2011 W. North Ave.
Every Friday!

Andorka's Comedy Revue
at Andorka's Sandwich Shop 
2100 S Halsted in Pilsen 
8PM Second Friday of every month

Laugh Near Minimalist Furniture: A Comedy Variety Show
Comedy variety show featuring stand up, improv, sketch, & music
Monthly on FRIDAYS - 7PM
Check website for dates
Site: www.teamuscomedy.com

Saturday
The Laugh Factory
Comedy all week long!
3175 N Broadway St, Chicago, IL
(773) 327-3175

Black Box Comedy
6670 N Northwest Hwy, Chicago Il.Friday and Saturday nights at 10PM
$15 and BYOB
Rotating national touring and local headliners!
Check out lineups at www.wiptheater.com/black-box-comedy/

The Comedy Bar
500 N LaSalle Street, Chicago IL.
In River North!
(312) 836-0499

the kates
Rad line ups of all female comedians and storytellers
2nd Friday and Last Saturday of the month
The Book Cellar
4736 N Lincoln Ave
773-293-2665

The Blackout Diaries
At The High Hat Club - 1920 W Irving Park Rd, Chicago, IL 4008
Comics + Real People tell true drinking stories
Recommended!
Every Saturday! 8PM!

The Two Hour Comedy Hour
Every Saturday! 7PM
At the Gallery Cabaret
2020 N. Oakley Ave, Chicago Il.

Hot Dish Comedy
The first Saturday of Every month 
@North Bar - 1637 W North Avenue Chicago, IL 60622. 
Booking Chicago's best local comedians
Hosted and produced by Merrit Landsteiner
Purchase online & get one free well drink or one Hamm's or PBR beer. 
 The Show starts at 7:30PM. 

 Online Tickets Here:

Brad Kofman Presents, "Chicago's Rising Stars"
Last Saturday of Every Month
At Davenport's Piano Bar and Cabaret
1383 N Milwaukee Ave. Chicago, IL
Monthly comedy show where the best comedians in Chicago as well as the best comedians traveling through Chicago are featured in an hour long hilarious showcase.
Doors open:10:00pm  Showtime: 10:30pm
Live Taping
Call (773) 278-1830 To Make A Reservation

Sunday 
Tuxedo Cat Comedy
at The Innertown Pub - 1935 W Thomas St., Chicago, IL 60622
Free. Smart. Comedy. 
Every 2nd and LAST Sunday of the month from 7-9 PM 
at the Inner Town Pub in the Ukrainian Village.
FREE

Arcane Comedy Showcase
A Logan Square comedy show
@ The East Room, 2354 N Milwaukee Ave
Every Other Sunday at 8PM

at the Burton Place in Old Town - 1447 North Wells Street, Chicago, Il.
First Sunday of every month.