Galway Comedy Festival

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Galway Comedy Festival

You deserve a good laugh!

The biggest names, the greatest laughs, and Ireland’s largest comedy festival - it can only be Galway Comedy Festival, and this October it will deliver the most exciting and ambitious line-up yet assembled in the event’s near 20-year history.

The Festival now boasts a 70-strong line-up of international stars, homegrown comedy greats, and emerging talent performing at 69 shows, across 17 Galway venues, from Tuesday 24th October to Monday 30th October 2023.

UK comedy superstar  John Bishop,  TV’s  Phill Jupitus, Milton Jones  &  Seann Walsh  plus Irish legends  Deirdre O’Kane, Ardal O’Hanlon, Kevin McAleer, Barry Murphy, Andrew Maxwell  &  David McSavage  have just been added to the bill, alongside previously announced  Jim Jefferies, Panti Bliss, Omid Djalili, Rhys Darby, Jimeoin, Rich Hall, Emma Doran, Reginald D Hunter, Serena Terry’s Mammy Banter, Enya Martin, John Colleary, Al Porter  & Polish TikTok star  Mama Na Obrotach.

Tickets for the full Festival programme are on sale  via  

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