Cleveland will be filled with laughter this week! Are you ready for Accidental Comedy Fest VII?!

Entering its 7th year, Accidental Comedy Fest continues to emerge as one of the country’s best, most affordable comedy experiences by pairing the sharpest locals with ascending talent from around the US.

This year’s festival is happening from Wednesday Aug 29 through Sunday Sep 2 at Hilarities 4th Street Theatre (2035 E 4th St. Cleveland).

Check out this run of heavy hitters on the Main Stage and Side Stage all Labor Day week long:


National Acts:

Doug Benson’s DOUG LOVES MOVIES Podcast

Liza Treyger (Comedy Central)

Clayton English (Last Comic Standing)

Joyelle Johnson (Seth Meyers)

Sean Patton (Comedy Central)

Deb DiGiovanni (Conan)

Billy Wayne Davis (Conan)

Jermaine Fowler (Sorry to Bother You)

Nore Davis (Conan)

Felonious Munk (Comedy Central)

Jim Tews (Last Comic Standing)

Ryan Dalton (Comedy Central)

Amy Miller (Last Comic Standing)


Stavros Halkias

Nick Mullen

Adam Friedland

J Smitty (Hart of the City)

Dewayne Perkins (Comedy Central)

Joe Kwaczala (Comedy Central)

Nicole Aimee Schreiber (Comedy Central)

Rashida Sheedz Olawiyola (Insecure)

Jennifer McAuliffe

Andrea Guzetta


Dan Alten

Sam Ike


Cleveland Artists

Mike Polk

Bill Squire

Juanda Mayfield

Joshua Morrow

John Bruton

Cody Cooper

Jimmie Graham

Mary Santora

Martin Malloy


Tickets to Main Stage shows are only $20 and Side Stage shows are only $10. You can purchase tickets today at For more artist information, visit

Don’t miss this amazing and hilarious festival!

Tess Abney is a freelance writer who was born and raised in the Quad Cities. She spends most of her time attempting to successfully raise three boys. In her free time, writing is her passion. Whether it is sharing local events and businesses with readers or sharing her thoughts on life, she finds comfort in the way words can bring people together.