Get ready to laugh: Perth Comedy Festival is just around the corner!

Perth Comedy Festival 2024
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In just a few short years Perth Comedy Festival has established itself as a marquee event on the Perth entertainment calendar, and it’s back bigger than ever this April and May!

Treat yourself to some amazing nights of food, drinks and laughs at some of Perth’s best venues, catching comedians from around the globe.

Running from April 22 through to May 19, you’ve got over 65 shows to choose from at beloved Perth venues like The Astor Theatre, The Rechabite, The Regal Theatre in Subiaco and Freo.Social.

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Perth Comedy Festival 2024

Lineup-wise it’s a who’s who of comedy’s funniest names, including Rhys Nicholson, Melanie Bracewell, Wil Anderson, Bob Downe, Ed Byrne, Nazeem Hussain, Luke Hegge and UK legend, Stephen K Amos.

It’s also a great opportunity to link up dinner with a show, with all venues close to neighbouring beloved foodie spots like Double Rainbow, the Subi strip, Beaufort Street and loads more.

And don’t forget the return of the beloved Perth Comedy Festival Galas on May 1, 8 and 15 and the Perth Comedy Festival showcase events at Freo.Social on May 2, 9 and 16, plus BEST OF THE FEST – a brand-new, late-night variety hour at The Rechabite every Friday and Saturday night.

Perth Comedy Festival 2024

There are so many venues around Perth hosting comedians this year offering more opportunities to have a serious laugh (which we could all use right now), so it’s time to check out the stacked program, fire up the group chats, make some dinner bookings and get amongst this year’s massive Perth Comedy Festival.

Head to and get ready to laugh this April and May.