#BCF17

Download Schedule

May 19th - 22nd, 2017

This year we have over 20 shows and parties spanning four days. We have the best comedians coming from across the country coming to Magic City for a historic weekend. 

All Shows Friday - Monday

Fresh Ground Comics

Friday
5:30pm – 7pm

The Syndicate Lounge
433 20th ST S, Birmingham, AL

Birmingham's longest running comedy show comes to the festival this year with a great lineups of comedians. Host Christopher Davis puts on one of the best shows in the Southeast! Facebook Event Page

Black Ties & Dirty Sneakers w/ Funnymaine

Friday
8pm – 10pm

Saturn
200 41st St S, Birmingham, AL

Grab your finest formal wear and the most busted kicks you own because we're kicking off the 2017 Birmingham Comedy Festival with Magic City legend Jermaine "Funnymaine" Johnson (ESPN, Comedy Central, BET) at Saturn! Facebook Event Page

Hello City's New Year's Eve

Friday
10:30pm – 12am

The Syndicate Lounge
433 20th ST S, Birmingham, AL

Hello City presents a comedy showcase/ New Year's Eve Party featuring some of the best comedians around the country! Facebook Event Page

Tim Northern

Friday
11:59pm – 1am

Buck Mulligan's
2011 Highland Ave, Birmingham, AL

Comedy legend Tim Northern (Last Comic Standing, Star Search Finalist) takes the stage with a bevy of hilarious comedians to end day one of the 2017 Birmingham Comedy Festival! Facebook Event Page

Improv Comedy Showcase

Saturday
3pm – 4:30pm

Buck Mulligan's
2011 Highland Ave, Birmingham, AL

Join two of Birmingham's premiere improv comedy troupes for one gigantically funny show! Facebook Event Page

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Dave Stone

Saturday
10pm – 11:45am

Buck Mulligan's
2011 Highland Ave, Birmingham, AL

We welcome Dave Stone (NBC, The Late Late Show, Adult Swim) to the 2017 Birmingham Comedy Festival! Dave is also the co-host with Kyle Kinane of The Boogie Monster Podcast. Facebook Event Page

Live Book of Ye Podcast

Sunday
5pm – 6:30pm

The Syndicate Lounge
433 20th ST S, Birmingham, AL

Comedians Rob Haze and Chris Daniels enter the Kanye-verse to explore the cultural significance and artistic legacy of Mr. Kanye West. Every episode, joined by a special guest, the duo dives into a different chapter of the ever-expanding legend of the mad genius Yeezy. Facebook Event Page

World's Greatest Comedy Show

Sunday
11:59pm – 1:30am

Buck Mulligan's
2011 Highland Ave, Birmingham, AL

Michael McCall hosts a special comedy showcase to close out Sunday of the Birmingham Comedy Festival. Facebook Event Page

Live Jackie and Laurie Show

Saturday
4:30pm – 6pm

The Syndicate Lounge
433 20th ST S, Birmingham, AL

The Jackie and Laurie Show stars two women in comedy, Jackie Kashian and Laurie Kilmartin, talking about women and comedy. No guests, just two headliners who started in the 80s and never stopped. Facebook Event Page

Goulash Comedy Showcase

Saturday
11:59pm – 1:30am

Buck Mulligan's
2011 Highland Ave, Birmingham, AL

A Birmingham institution brings a great stand up comedy showcase to #BCF17! Facebook Event Page

Knit Night Premiere

Sunday
7pm – 8:30pm

The Syndicate Lounge
433 20th ST S, Birmingham, AL

Knit Night is a four-part webseries about those who knit, those who cannot knit, and those who have had too much red wine to tell the difference. It was produced by Catie Clayton and written and directed by Hallie Tarpley. Facebook Event Page

The Roast of Alexander Shunnarah

Monday
8pm – 9:45pm

Saturn
200 41st St S, Birmingham, AL

Join us (and the esteemed guest of honor Alexander Shunnarah) for our second annual roast at Saturn in Avondale! Facebook Event Page

Rob Haze

Saturday
6pm – 7:45am

Buck Mulligan's
2011 Highland Ave, Birmingham, AL

We welcome New York comedian by way of Atlanta Rob Haze (Comedy Central, Viceland) to The Birmingham Comedy Festival! Rob is also a co-host of The Book of Ye Podcast. Facebook Event Page

Brunch Improv Comedy Showcase

Sunday
1pm – 2:30pm

Buck Mulligan's
2011 Highland Ave, Birmingham, AL

Join two of Birmingham's premiere improv comedy troupes for one gigantically funny show! Facebook Event Page

 

Martin Morrow Records His Album

Sunday
8pm – 9:45pm

Saturn
200 41st St S, Birmingham, AL

Magic City's own Martin Morrow (Second City, Comedy Central, NBC) returns to the Birmingham Comedy Festival to record his album! You don't want to miss this show! Facebook Event Page

Sean Patton

Monday
10pm – 11:45pm

The Syndicate Lounge
433 20th ST S, Birmingham, AL

Sean Patton (Showtime, Comedy Central, Best Bars...)returns for a second night at the 2017 Birmingham Comedy Festival! You don't want to miss this show! Facebook Event Page
 

Jackie Kashian and Laurie Kilmartin

Saturday
8pm – 9:45pm

The Syndicate Lounge
433 20th ST S, Birmingham, AL

Jackie Kashian (Dork Forest, NBC, Lady Dynamite) and Laurie Kilmartin (NYT Bestseller, Conan, Seeso) headline Saturday night of the 2017 Birmingham Comedy Festival with Chicago's Reena Calm hosting! Facebook Event Page

Bernie Maskman Presents

Sunday
3pm – 4:30pm

Buck Mulligan's
2011 Highland Ave, Birmingham, AL

Birmingham's premier late night talk show featuring a man in a luchador mask invades the 2017 Birmingham Comedy Festival for a special afternoon edition! Facebook Event Page

Sean Patton

Sunday
10pm – 11:45pm

The Syndicate Lounge
433 20th ST S, Birmingham, AL

It's been over two years since Sean Patton (Showtime, Comedy Central, Best Bars...) has been to Birmingham, but that changes on May, 21st when he returns to the Magic City! Facebook Event Page

The Leftovers: A Comedy Showcase

Monday
11:59pm – 1:30am

Buck Mulligan's
2011 Highland Ave, Birmingham, AL

The last show of the Birmingham Comedy Festival!

You'll love this season finale! Facebook Event Page