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The Best Comedy Events in New Jersey

Best of NJ works hard to create a statewide calendar full of fun things to do. But since there are so many types of events going on all year round, we’re breaking things up a bit. Below, you’ll find a list of The Best Comedy Events in New Jersey.

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North Jersey Comedy Events


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The Wellmont Theater - 2019 Calendar of Events

Where: Wellmont Theatre – 01/01/2019 - 12/31/2019: 12:00 am
Details: The Wellmont Theater is Montclair, NJ's premier theater and concert venue. Click here for the best 2019 events coming soon to The Wellmont Theater.


The Jackie Mason Musical
The Jackie Mason Musical

Where: Porch Light Studio, Stage & Schools – 07/11/2019 - 07/21/2019: 8:00 pm
Details: In the Jackie Mason Musical, up and coming comedienne Sheba Mason lives a block away from her famous father, legendary comic Jackie Mason, in midtown…


Special Night of Comedy with Bob Levy & Friends

Where: Tiff’s Comedy Club Dojo of Comedy – 07/19/2019: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Come join us for a very special comedy event with The Reverend Bob Levy and his friends. Bob is a legend in the North East…


Special Night of Comedy with Bob Levy & Friends

Where: Tiff’s Comedy Club Dojo of Comedy – 07/20/2019: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Come join us for a very special comedy event with The Reverend Bob Levy and his friends. Bob is a legend in the North East…


Dude Perfect
Dude Perfect

Where: Prudential Center – 07/28/2019: 7:00 pm
Details: Tyler Toney, Cody Jones, Garrett Hilbert, and twins Coby and Cory Cotton will take their ultimate variety show across the U.S this summer with a…


F. William Samuel and Friends presents Chocolate Thursdays Comedy Night-Season 4

Where: Suzy Ques BBQ – 08/01/2019: 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: F. William Samuel and Friends presents Chocolate Thursdays Comedy Night at Suzy Ques! Season 4.  Come relax, have some fun and satisfy your sweet tooth…


Stand-Up Comedy Night at Tiff's Comedy Club

Where: Tiffs Grill & Ale House – 08/03/2019: 9:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Stand-Up Comedy Night at Tiff’s Comedy Club Tiff’s Comedy Club presents Stand-Up Comedy Night at Tiff’s Grill and Ale House in Morris Plains, Morris County,…


Big Apple Comedy Club: Joe Matarese, Mark Riccadonna, Vanessa Hollingshead & Doug Smith

Where: Newton Theatre – 08/23/2019: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Big Apple Comedy Club: Joe Matarese, Mark Riccadonna, Vanessa Hollingshead & Doug Smith


George Perez Comedy Shows

Where: Tiff’s Comedy Club Dojo of Comedy – 08/23/2019: 9:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Come check out George Perez in a rare NJ appearance! George is known for his podcast George Perez Stories. Also regular on The Joe Rogan…


George Perez Comedy Shows

Where: Tiff’s Comedy Club Dojo of Comedy – 08/24/2019: 9:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Come check out George Perez in a rare NJ appearance! George is known for his podcast George Perez Stories. Also regular on The Joe Rogan…


Team Dresch

Where: Monty Hall – 10/01/2019: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Punk Riot grrrl band formed in Olympia, Washington, USA active in 1993-1998. Reunited in 2000.


William Shatner Live After a Screening of Star Trek II: Wrath of Khan

Where: Mayo Performing Arts Center – 10/04/2019: 7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: William Shatner Live After a Screening of Star Trek II: Wrath of Khan


Eli Castro

Where: New Jersey Performing Arts Center – 11/08/2019: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Eli Castro


Frank Ferrante

Where: Mayo Performing Arts Center – 03/27/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Frank Ferrante


Vic DiBitetto

Where: New Jersey Performing Arts Center – 05/29/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Vic DiBitetto


Vic Dibitetto

Where: New Jersey Performing Arts Center – 05/30/2020: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Vic Dibitetto



Central Jersey Comedy Events


Coleman Green

Where: Scotty’s Steakhouse – 07/19/2019: 9:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Also Featuring Chipps Cooney Coleman Green, whose notoriety in the Philadelphia comedy scene has quickly increased his comedic opportunities. You probably recognize him as the…


Coleman Green

Where: Scotty’s Steakhouse – 07/20/2019: 9:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Also Featuring Chipps Cooney Coleman Green, whose notoriety in the Philadelphia comedy scene has quickly increased his comedic opportunities. You probably recognize him as the…


Johnny Watson

Where: Scotty’s Steakhouse – 08/02/2019: 9:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: A lot of comedians exaggerate about themselves when telling jokes. When Johnny Watson tells a joke about himself, his family, and his upbringing, no exaggeration…


Johnny Watson

Where: Scotty’s Steakhouse – 08/03/2019: 9:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: A lot of comedians exaggerate about themselves when telling jokes. When Johnny Watson tells a joke about himself, his family, and his upbringing, no exaggeration…


Comedy Night with MODI

Where: The Avenel Performing Arts Center – 08/07/2019: All Day
Details: Opener : Eric Neumann Headliner : MODI A night of stand-up comedy you won’t forget! Comedian Eric Neumann serves as our host through a night…


Comedy Night: James Camacho and Friends

Where: Hopewell Theater – 08/09/2019: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: James Camacho is a NYC based comedian. He performs at The Comic Strip Live, Broadway Comedy Club, New York Comedy Club, Stand Up NY, Gotham…


Bob DiBuono

Where: Scotty’s Steakhouse – 08/09/2019: 9:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Bob DiBuono is a master of characters and voices, which he melds with an offbeat sense of humor and expert timing, to turn ordinary life…


Chris Monty

Where: Scotty’s Steakhouse – 08/09/2019: 9:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Chris Monty is one of New Yorks busier comedians. Along with being a regular at New Yorks best comedy clubs, Chris is a terrific actor…


Chris Monty

Where: Scotty’s Steakhouse – 08/09/2019: 9:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Chris Monty is one of New Yorks busier comedians. Along with being a regular at New Yorks best comedy clubs, Chris is a terrific actor…


Bob DiBuono

Where: Scotty’s Steakhouse – 08/10/2019: 9:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Bob DiBuono is a master of characters and voices, which he melds with an offbeat sense of humor and expert timing, to turn ordinary life…


The Doug T Hypnosis Show

Where: The Stress Factory – 08/10/2019: 9:45 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: The Doug T Hypnosis Show


Tommy Gooch

Where: Scotty’s Steakhouse – 08/16/2019: 9:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Tommy Gooch was born in Brooklyn, but currently resides in Staten Island, NY. No matter what the venue or city, Tommys ranting, self-deprecating, family-oriented style…


Tommy Gooch

Where: Scotty’s Steakhouse – 08/17/2019: 9:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Tommy Gooch was born in Brooklyn, but currently resides in Staten Island, NY. No matter what the venue or city, Tommys ranting, self-deprecating, family-oriented style…


Chris Monty

Where: Scotty’s Steakhouse – 08/24/2019: 9:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Chris Monty is one of New Yorks busier comedians. Along with being a regular at New Yorks best comedy clubs, Chris is a terrific actor…


Brian Sheil

Where: Scotty’s Steakhouse – 08/30/2019: 9:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Brian Sheil is a multi-talented entertainer who delivers a high energy act, blending stand-up comedy, music and outrageous characters. Now based in Hollywood, Brian (who…


Brian Sheil

Where: Scotty’s Steakhouse – 08/31/2019: 9:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Brian Sheil is a multi-talented entertainer who delivers a high energy act, blending stand-up comedy, music and outrageous characters. Now based in Hollywood, Brian (who…


Shuli Egar

Where: Scotty’s Steakhouse – 09/06/2019: 9:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Shuli Egar can be heard on Howard 100 and Howard 101 on Sirius XM Monday through Friday. He can also be seen touring the country…


Shuli Egar

Where: Scotty’s Steakhouse – 09/07/2019: 9:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Shuli Egar can be heard on Howard 100 and Howard 101 on Sirius XM Monday through Friday. He can also be seen touring the country…


The Italian Chicks:A Passionate Comedy with a Little Drama

Where: Avenel Performing Arts Center – 09/20/2019: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: This is NOT a Chick Flick – this is an emotional journey that takes you back to a time and place when life was simple…


Bob Nelson

Where: Scotty’s Steakhouse – 09/20/2019: 9:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Nelson began doing stand-up in comedy clubs while a theater student at Nassau Community College. Nelson specializes in rubber-faced comedy characters. His most popular originals…


Bob Nelson

Where: Scotty’s Steakhouse – 09/21/2019: 9:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Nelson began doing stand-up in comedy clubs while a theater student at Nassau Community College. Nelson specializes in rubber-faced comedy characters. His most popular originals…


Shuler King

Where: Scotty’s Steakhouse – 09/27/2019: 9:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Special Event Comedian Shuler King was born Frank Williams III in Sumter, South Carolina. He knew at an early age that he was destined to…


Shuler King

Where: Scotty’s Steakhouse – 09/28/2019: 9:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Special Event Comedian Shuler King was born Frank Williams III in Sumter, South Carolina. He knew at an early age that he was destined to…


History, Tragedy, and Comedy: The Brooklyn Dodgers at Ebbets Field

Where: Morven Museum and Garden – 10/10/2019: 6:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Baseball historian John Zinn brings little-known baseball lore to light expanding on details featured in Morven's exhibition.


Aged Wine: Stand-Up For Grown-Ups

Where: Hopewell Theater – 10/11/2019: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: ADAM OLIENSIS: In his stand-up, Adam explores the lessons in humility he’s learning from his wife and children, along with the adjustments being forced on…


Joselito Dapuppet

Where: Scotty’s Steakhouse – 10/17/2019: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Joselito Dapuppet is a social media sensation who has been featured on the Wendy Williams show, Worldstarhiphop.com, Power 105.1 FM in New York city, and…


History, Tragedy, and Comedy: The Brooklyn Dodgers at Ebbets Field

Where: Morven Museum and Garden – 10/20/2019: 6:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Thursday, October 20 at 6:30 p.m.Doors open 6:00 p.m. $15; $10 for Friends of Morven Baseball historian John Zinn brings little-known baseball lore to light…


Chris Roach

Where: Scotty’s Steakhouse – 10/25/2019: 9:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Chris Roach is a fast-rising Comedian/Actor born and raised in New York. He has brought his unique and self-deprecating sense of humor to some of…


Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Great Cheesy Movie Circus Tour "No Retreat No Surrender"

Where: State Theatre New Jersey – 10/26/2019: 3:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: The hilarious Peabody Award-winning hit TV comedy is coming to New Brunswick with an all-new Mystery Science Theater 3000 Live: The Great Cheesy Movie Circus…


The Flip Side (2019 October)

Where: Oakes Center – 10/26/2019: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Dreamcatcher Rep has its own improv comedy troupe called THE FLIP SIDE. This unpredictable evening is affordable, fun, and packed with laughs from start to…


Chris Roach

Where: Scotty’s Steakhouse – 10/26/2019: 9:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Chris Roach is a fast-rising Comedian/Actor born and raised in New York. He has brought his unique and self-deprecating sense of humor to some of…


Gilbert Gottfreid

Where: Scotty’s Steakhouse – 11/09/2019: 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Gottfrieds work in television soon led to roles in film. Most notable was his improvised scene as business manager Sidney Bernstein in the hit sequel…


Gilbert Gottfreid

Where: Scotty’s Steakhouse – 11/09/2019: 9:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Gottfrieds work in television soon led to roles in film. Most notable was his improvised scene as business manager Sidney Bernstein in the hit sequel…


NJ 101.5 and The Comedy Cove Competition

Where: Scotty’s Steakhouse – 11/11/2019: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: The Competition is for a spot on the weekend shows of November 15 & 16.Staring Jay Black, Bill Spadea and Jessica Beal/ All contestants will…


An Evening of Comedy With the Personalities of NJ 101.5

Where: Scotty’s Steakhouse – 11/15/2019: 9:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: In 2007, Jay Black left teaching to pursue writing and stand-up full time. Since then, he has headlined at close to 300 colleges, scoring three…


An Evening of Comedy With the Personalities of NJ 101.5

Where: Scotty’s Steakhouse – 11/16/2019: 9:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: In 2007, Jay Black left teaching to pursue writing and stand-up full time. Since then, he has headlined at close to 300 colleges, scoring three…


Fred Rubino

Where: Scotty’s Steakhouse – 12/07/2019: 9:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Freddy Rubino was born on the lower east side of Manhattan in New York City and then moved to Brooklyn. It is here where Fred…


Uncle Floyd

Where: Scotty’s Steakhouse – 12/20/2019: 9:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Also Featuring Tom Mongelli Floyd Vivino began his career in show business as a child performer, giving piano recitals and appearing as a dancer with…


Uncle Floyd

Where: Scotty’s Steakhouse – 12/21/2019: 9:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Also Featuring Tom Mongelli Floyd Vivino began his career in show business as a child performer, giving piano recitals and appearing as a dancer with…



Jersey Shore Comedy Events


Comedy Show Thursdays @ Playground Pier at Caesers in Atlantic City

Where: Playground Pier at Caesers – 07/18/2019: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Stand Up Comedy Show Every Thursday Night Playground Pier at Caesers 1 Atlantic Ocean Atlantic City, NJ 08401 8pm to 9:30pm Comedians as seen on…


Thursday Night Headliners

Where: Atlantic City Comedy Club – 07/18/2019: 8:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: The Atlantic City Comedy Club brings you an all-pro lineup every Thursday night inside the Kiss Kiss Night Club located on the 3rd fl. of…


Out of this World
Out of this World – Space Themed Magic Show!

Where: Monmouth Museum – 07/19/2019: 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Details: Out of this World is a colorful space-themed comedy magic show that will have the audience blast off into space with Magician and Family Entertainer…


Carney's Comedy Night-July 19th

Where: Carney’s – 07/19/2019: 7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: AN awesomely funny show is in store on Fri Night July 19th at Carney's in Cape May, NJ, the home for Fun, Food & Drink…


Alingon Mitra (Last Comic Standing)

Where: Atlantic City Comedy Club – 07/19/2019: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Alingon Mitra made his television debut on NBC's Last Comic Standing and finished first in the public vote 5 weeks in a row to win…


Comedy Show Fridays @ Anthem at Tropicana in Atlantic City

Where: Anthem at Tropicana – 07/19/2019: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Stand Up Comedy Show Every Friday Night Anthem Lounge at Tropicana 2801 Pacific Avenue Atlantic City, NJ 08401 8pm to 10pm Comedians as seen on…


Alingon Mitra (Last Comic Standing)

Where: Atlantic City Comedy Club – 07/19/2019: 10:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Alingon Mitra made his television debut on NBC's Last Comic Standing and finished first in the public vote 5 weeks in a row to win…


Comedy Show Saturdays @ Playground Pier at Caesers in Atlantic City

Where: Playground Pier at Caesers – 07/20/2019: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Stand Up Comedy Show Every Saturday Night Playground Pier at Caesers 1 Atlantic Ocean Atlantic City, NJ 08401 Show times: 7pm, 8:30pm and 10pm Comedians…


Alingon Mitra (Last Comic Standing)

Where: Atlantic City Comedy Club – 07/20/2019: 9:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Alingon Mitra made his television debut on NBC's Last Comic Standing and finished first in the public vote 5 weeks in a row to win…


Comedy Show Sundays @ Anthem at Tropicana in Atlantic City

Where: Anthem at Tropicana – 07/21/2019: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Stand Up Comedy Show Every Sunday Night Anthem Lounge at Tropicana 2801 Pacific Avenue Atlantic City, NJ 08401 8pm to 10pm Comedians as seen on…


Comedy Show Mondays @ Playground Pier at Caesers in Atlantic City

Where: Playground Pier at Caesers – 07/22/2019: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Stand Up Comedy Show Every Monday Night Playground Pier at Caesers 1 Atlantic Ocean Atlantic City, NJ 08401 8pm to 9:30pm Comedians as seen on…


Monday Night Comedy

Where: Atlantic City Comedy Club – 07/22/2019: 8:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Atlantic City Comedy Club, now located in the historic Claridge Hotel, brings you the best show in town every Thursday. Catch the funniest comedians from…


1/2 Price- Comedy Everyday. Tropicana Casino Atlantic City. ACJOKES.COM

Where: Tropicana Casino and Resort – 07/23/2019: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: 50% Off Comedy Tickets.  Tropicana Casino.  Presented by AC JOKES AC JOKES now has Comedy 7 Days a week at the Tropicana.  Shows seat at…


Shuli Egar (Howard Stern Show)

Where: Atlantic City Comedy Club – 07/26/2019: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: SHULI EGAR truly knows that if you’re going to make it in comedy, you’ve got to hustle. His start in stand up began with him…


Shuli Egar (Howard Stern Show)

Where: Atlantic City Comedy Club – 07/26/2019: 10:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: SHULI EGAR truly knows that if you’re going to make it in comedy, you’ve got to hustle. His start in stand up began with him…


Shuli Egar (Howard Stern Show)

Where: Atlantic City Comedy Club – 07/27/2019: 9:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: SHULI EGAR truly knows that if you’re going to make it in comedy, you’ve got to hustle. His start in stand up began with him…


COMEDY NIGHT featuring Baker & Mark

Where: Tim McLoone’s Supper Club – 08/14/2019: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Baker & Mark have been seen on the Amazon Prime hit series - Midtown. They are known as the "Quickest Thinkers in Comedy"! Joining them…


Special Labor Day Show

Where: Atlantic City Comedy Club – 09/01/2019: 9:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Eric Neumann has a list he calls "accomplishments", but his Jewish mom calls "distractions from finding a wife" He’s a New York based comedian and…


Special Labor Day Show ft. Eric Neumann

Where: Atlantic City Comedy Club – 09/01/2019: 9:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Eric Neumann has a list he calls "accomplishments", but his Jewish mom calls "distractions from finding a wife" He’s a New York based comedian and…


Mike Feeney (Sirius XM Radio)

Where: Atlantic City Comedy Club – 09/06/2019: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Mike Feeney has been featured on NBC's Last Call with CarsonDaly, Funny or Die, Sirius XM, Fox’s Laughs, TruTV's Rachel Dratch's Late Night Snack, The Chive,…


Mike Feeney (Sirius XM Radio)

Where: Atlantic City Comedy Club – 09/06/2019: 10:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Mike Feeney has been featured on NBC's Last Call with CarsonDaly, Funny or Die, Sirius XM, Fox’s Laughs, TruTV's Rachel Dratch's Late Night Snack, The Chive,…


Kevin James

Where: Paramount Theatre – Asbury Park – 09/07/2019: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Kevin James


Mike Feeney (Sirius XM Radio)

Where: Atlantic City Comedy Club – 09/07/2019: 9:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Mike Feeney has been featured on NBC's Last Call with CarsonDaly, Funny or Die, Sirius XM, Fox’s Laughs, TruTV's Rachel Dratch's Late Night Snack, The Chive,…


Comedy Show For A Service Dog For A Vet

Where: St John Vianney High School – 09/18/2019: 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Association of the US Army MonmouthChapter, is excited to announce our 1st Comedy Show to benefit our Service Dog Initiative, Wednesday, September 18th at 7PM.…


Mike Epps and Friends

Where: Boardwalk Hall – 10/12/2019: 3:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: MIKE EPPS, BRUCE BRUCE, GEORGE WALLACE, MARK CURRY, TOMMY DAVIDSON, TURAE will be performing live on stage in Atlantic city NJ we have buses leaving…


Brian Regan

Where: Surf Club – 11/09/2019: All Day
Details: Brian Regan


NOV 9, 2019 "SPEND THE NIGHT W/ JACKIE "THE JOKE MAN" MARTLING

Where: Algonquin Arts Theatre – 11/09/2019: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Manasquan get ready!!  Nov 9, 2019 come enjoy the laughs, the jokes and stories of Jackie "The Joke Man" Martling!!  The legendary comedian from the…


Jim Breuer - Soundwaves

Where: Hard Rock Hotel Casino Atlantic City – 12/27/2019: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Jim Breuer - Soundwaves


Jim Breuer - Soundwaves

Where: Hard Rock Hotel Casino Atlantic City – 12/28/2019: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Jim Breuer - Soundwaves



South Jersey Comedy Events


Comedy Night

Where: The Union Firehouse – 07/20/2019: 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Comedian and Cherry Hill native Joe Matarese is headlining The Union Firehouse Saturday night, July 20th! A at the age of nineteen he moved his…


David Kaplan

Where: Bunker Hill Presbyterian Church – 09/08/2019: 3:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Details: Pianist David Kaplan performs Carnaval op. 9 by Robert Schumann. Adult/Senior - $24.00 Adult Subscriber 4, 5, 6 Concerts - $20.00 Senior Subscriber 4, 5,…


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