Comedy in Milwaukee

In need of a good belly laugh? Milwaukee offers an abundance of varied options.

  1. ComedySportz



    ComedySportz is a competitive comedy experience that’s fun for all. Teams make up hilarious scenes right on the spot based on suggestions from the audience. Comedy Sportz offers shows every weekend with a full bar and restaurant, plus private shows available to travel with catering services.

    420 S. 1st Street
    Milwaukee, WI • 53204
    (414) 272-8888
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  2. Experience Lakefront Brewery like never before – as a comedy club. Once a month on Sunday evenings, the beer hall is transformed to give you an intimate show full of fresh laughs and fresh beer. Enjoy table served food from a special menu only available during the show! Don’t worry, the award-winning cheese curds are on it.

    1872 N. Commerce Street
    Milwaukee, WI • 53212
    (414) 372-8800
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  3. In 2018, the Milwaukee Comedy Festival will celebrate 13 years of bringing laughter to Milwaukee. Since 2005 the festival has featured the most talented performers in live stand-up comedy, improv, and sketch comedy from across the country. Comedy Festival alumni have even appeared on Comedy Central, Conan, Late Nite and many more.

    The Shops of Grand Avenue
    275 W. Wisconsin Avenue
    Milwaukee, WI • 53203
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  4. These historic venues – the Pabst Theater, Riverside Theater, and Turner Hall Ballroom – aren’t just great spots for live music. Each month, they also bring in some of the biggest names in comedy like Tiffany Haddish, Jim Gaffigan, Tim Allen, and more. We recommend you check their respective websites frequently to stay on top of who will be in town.

    144 E. Wells Street
    Milwaukee, WI • 53202
    (414) 242-8200
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  5. Potawatomi is truly a one-stop shop for entertainment, and that includes comedy. Bonkerz Comedy Productions hosts national touring comedians on a near-weekly basis in the hotel and casino’s Northern Lights Theater. It’s the perfect way to start your night!

    1721 W. Canal Street
    Milwaukee, WI • 53233
    (800) PAY-SBIG
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