Below is a list of all stand-up comedy, improv, sketch, and storytelling shows that happen in New Orleans. You can filter by open mics, free shows, or category using the links above.

Every Sunday

Massive Fraud Presents
NOLA Comedy Hour
Hi-Ho Lounge
Signup: 7:00pm / Show: 8:00pm
FREE
Open Mic
Casey Haeg, Jon Butts Presents
Haeg and Butts presents: a night of comedy
Parleaux Beer Lab
8:00pm
FREE
Improv
Stand-up or Shut Up
Igor's Buddha Belly Bar & Grill
Signup: 10:00pm / Show: 10:30pm
FREE
Open Mic

Every Monday

NOLA Comedy Underground
Favela Chic
8:00pm
FREE
Stand-up
Bear with Me
Twelve Mile Limit
Signup: 8:30pm / Show: 9:00pm
FREE
Open Mic
Comic Strip: Booked Stand-Up / Open mic
Siberia
Signup: 9:00pm / Show: 9:30pm
FREE
Open Mic

First Monday of the Month

The XX Comedy Show
bar redux
8:00pm
FREE
Stand-up

Every Tuesday

Young Funny Presents
The Spontaneous Show
bar redux
Signup: 7:30pm / Show: 8:00pm
FREE
Open Mic
Massive Fraud Presents
Comedy Beast
Howlin' Wolf Den
8:30pm
FREE
Stand-up
Comedy Catastrophe
Lost Love Lounge
10:30pm
FREE
Stand-up

Every Wednesday

Comedy Gold
House of Blues New Orleans
7:00pm
FREE
Stand-up
I Think I Can Do This Shit
Poor Boys
Signup: 7:30pm / Show: 8:00pm
FREE
Open Mic
Think You're Funny?
Carrollton Station
Signup: 8:00pm / Show: 9:00pm
FREE
Open Mic
CBD Social's Comedy Open Mic
CBD Social
Signup: 9:30pm / Show: 10:00pm
FREE
Open Mic
Run the Light Open Mic
Igor's Buddha Belly Bar & Grill
Signup: 10:15pm / Show: 10:45pm
FREE
Open Mic

Every Thursday

It's Good Comedy Presents
Crescent Fresh Open Mic
Dragon's Den
Signup: 7:00pm / Show: 8:00pm
FREE
Open Mic
Comedy Gumbeaux
Howlin' Wolf Den
Signup: 8:00pm / Show: 8:30pm
FREE
Open Mic
Local Uproar Presents
Night Church
Sydney's Saloon
8:30pm
FREE
Stand-up
Comedy Caberet
Oz New Orleans
10:00pm
FREE
Stand-up

Every Friday

Comedy Fuck Yeah
Dragon's Den
8:30pm
FREE
Stand-up

Second Friday of the Month

The Marigny Theatre (behind Allways Lounge) Presents
Greetings from Queer Mountain
The Marigny Theatre (behind Allways Lounge)
7:00pm
$5
Storytelling

Fourth Friday of the Month

I'm Listening
Voodoo Bar
9:00pm
FREE
Stand-up

Every Saturday

Laugh Til It Hurts
The Well
Signup: 6:00pm / Show: 7:00pm
FREE
Open Mic
Local Uproar
ALLways Lounge
8:00pm
FREE
Stand-up

First Saturday of the Month

Close Me Out
Hi-Ho Lounge
8:00pm
$5
Storytelling

Second Saturday of the Month

Brown Improv Presents
BROWN!
Hi-Ho Lounge
8:00pm
FREE
Improv
All Jokes Aside Comedy Hour
Brieux Carré Brewing Company
8:30pm
FREE
Stand-up

Third Saturday of the Month

Modern Vaudeville
Hi-Ho Lounge
Signup: 7:30pm / Show: 8:00pm
FREE
Open Mic
Wait, What? - Comedy Show + Drinking Game
Seahorse Saloon
9:00pm
FREE
Stand-up

Fourth Saturday of the Month

The Rip-off Show
Hi-Ho Lounge
8:00pm
FREE
Stand-up
All Jokes Aside Comedy Hour
Brieux Carré Brewing Company
8:30pm
FREE
Stand-up

Thu May 24 2018

O Man. Dis Gud.
bar redux
9:00pm
FREE
Stand-up

Fri May 25 2018

Just This Once Presents
Just This Once: Improv Comedy Showcase
NOLA Spaces
7:30pm
$10.00
Improv
Eddie B
Saenger Theatre
8:00pm
$62
Stand-up

Sun May 27 2018

Morphed
Hi-Ho Lounge
6:30pm
FREE
Sketch

Tue May 29 2018

Midweek Madness: Two Shows
Gasa Gasa
7:30pm
$10
Stand-up

Thu May 31 2018

Black Girl Giggles Presents
Hostile Territory
Hi-Ho Lounge
8:00pm
FREE
Stand-up

Fri Jun 08 2018

Special Features Presents
Special Features: Improv Movie Experience
NOLA Spaces
8:00pm
$7.00
Improv

Fri Jun 15 2018

Just This Once Presents
Just This Once: Improv Comedy Showcase
NOLA Spaces
7:30pm
$7.00
Improv

Thu Jun 21 2018

Local Uproar & Cafe Bars Presents
Billy Wayne Davis
Sidney's Saloon
8:00pm
$10
Stand-up

Fri Jun 22 2018

It's Good Comedy Presents
Billy Wayne Davis
Maison
8:30pm
$10
Stand-up

Sat Jun 23 2018

Local Uproar & New Orleans Ice Cream Presents
Billy Wayne Davis
ALLways Lounge
8:00pm
$10
Stand-up

Thu Jun 28 2018

Anthony Jeselnik
The Civic Theatre
8:00pm
$52
Stand-up

Fri Jul 06 2018

Black Girl Giggles Comedy Festival Presents
The Comedy Shakedown
House Of Blues Foundation Room
10:00pm
$20
Stand-up

Sat Sep 15 2018

Lewis Black: The Joke's on Us Tour
The Joy Theater
8:00pm
$35
Stand-up

Sun Sep 16 2018

Lewis Black: The Joke's on Us Tour
The Joy Theater
8:00pm
$35
Stand-up

Sat Sep 29 2018

Tom Segura in New Orleans | CIVIC
The Civic Theatre
8:00pm
$35
Stand-up

Sat Oct 13 2018

It's Me Again: An Aparna Nancherla Tour
The Howlin' Wolf
9:00pm
$25
Stand-up

Thu Oct 18 2018

Kevin Hart
Smoothie King Center
7:00pm
$49
Stand-up