100 Comics (50 New Faces and 50 Veterans will compete over three days to win cash prizes and weekend bookings at the Alameda Comedy Club
Bring proof of vaccination or recent negative Covid test (less than 72 hours) and your ID. We will have your name on the guest list at the host stand when we greet you.
Shows are ages 18+. (16+ if teens come with parents and all are comfortable with some mature content)
We feature a full bar and restaurant with a delicious menu of sharable plates.
All seats are sold individually. There is a two-item minimum for all guests.
Our staff is fully vaccinated and follows strict safety precautions. Stay safe!
Shows start on time.
100 Comics (50 New Faces and 50 Veterans) will compete over three days to win cash prizes and weekend bookings at the Alameda Comedy Club! Thursday, June 30th at 7pm & 9pm - New Faces Qualifying Rounds Friday, July 1st at 7pm & 9pm - Veterans Qualifying Rounds Saturday, July 2nd at 7pm - New Faces Finals Saturday, July 2nd at 9pm - Veterans Finals
- For the qualifying rounds comics will do 3 minute sets - Five comics from each qualifying round will advance to the finals (10 each for New Faces and Veterans) - For the finals comics will do 7 minute sets
- Winners will be selected based on a combination of audience voting and the professional judges panel - Contest winners and runners up will be booked for paid spots in upcoming shows in addition to the cash prize
- First Place Winners will receive $300 and First Runners Up will receive $100 - The winner of the Veterans Competition will be booked for a 30-minute set Feature weekend at the Alameda Comedy Club (4 shows total) - The winner of the New Faces Final will be booked for a 15-minute set Host Spot weekend at the Alameda Comedy Club (4 shows total)
- First runners up from each group will be booked for a Thursday Bay Area Showcase spot