The Kennedy Center

July 19-21

The Kennedy Center presents its third annual summer comedy festival, bringing together acclaimed stars and rising acts for an all-laughs takeover of the nation's center for the performing arts.

With stand-up stars, sketch comedy, podcasts, improv, music, and more, our 2018 festival lineup serves up hilarity in all of its shapes and sizes. Map your perfect comedy spree over three days of sidesplitting performances, including several free Millennium Stage events!
Events