Event Directory Search for upcoming events Picks and Previews Plan ahead to check out these not-to-be-missed events All Theatre Dance Music Film & Media Visual Art Literary Festival Promotion Free Festival March 10, 2018 - May 5, 2018 Comedy Talent Search Join FunnyFest Calgary for its 18th annual stand up competition Amy Jo Espetveidt Price $15 Buy Tickets While you’re waiting for FunnyFest Calgary to return this May, here’s the perfect chance to warm up your funny bone. Vying for a spot in the 18th annual comedy festival, see competitors try out their best jokes. Each night offers 10 comics including two headliners performing in a fun and casual environment. The 18th Annual FunnyFest Talent Search kicks off with Preliminary Round #1 on March 10, 2018 at the North on Centre Showroom (2820 Centre St. NE). The search continues with competition nights on March 24, April 8, 14 and 15, and May 4 with the final taking place May 5 at the Clarion Hotel Calgary (2120 16th Ave. NE). Head to funnyfest.com to see the full schedule.