Want to be more in the know when it comes to local comedians in Birmingham? In no particular order, we’ve gathered open mics and comedy specials happening right here in the ‘Ham. Get ready to ham it up.
1. Every other Wednesday Open Mic
Want to laugh or be the one to make others chuckle? Join Little London Kitchen’s Every Other Wednesday Open Mic night. Whether you choose to perform poems or a comedic skit, you’re welcome to sign up.
- Where: 162 Oxmoor Rd, Birmingham, AL 35209
- When: Every other Wednesday | 6:30-8PM
2. caHAHAba open mic
Hosted by Brooks Bell, find your way to Cahaba Brewing Company to showcase your humor or simply just vibe with the talent of Birmingham. Sign-up starts at 7PM.
- Where: 4500 5th Ave S Building C, Birmingham, AL 35222
- When: Every Monday at 7:30PM
3. Stardome Comedy Club
Want a variety of comedy shows? Stardome, an entertainment venue, is one of the best places for comedians in Birmingham.
If you want to showcase your jokes, sign up for a slot to perform. They’re almost always welcoming new talent.
4. The Dinner Detective
Calling all adult comedians in Birmingham. If you love a murder mystery dinner party, then this event is for you. There will be a full dinner, murder mystery entertainment and comedy!
FYI, this dinner is for adults so there will be mild content, loud noises and adult humor.
- When: Get your tickets; days vary
- Where: DoubleTree by Hilton, 8 Perimeter Park S, Birmingham, AL 35243
5. CAT Cabaret 2022
Laugh your sparklers off with a cabaret-like show presented by Sunny Brown and Kristin Staskowski. Based on the wildly popular cabarets of New York City, listen as these ladies sing hilarious songs from on and off-Broadway.
Grab your tickets now.
- When: Saturday, July 2 | 7:30-9:30PM
- Where: 36 Church St, Mountain Brook, AL 35213
6. Mark Viola at BFT
Fans of Birmingham Festival Theatre listen up! The comedians in Birmingham that everyone loves are making their way to Five points. Laugh with Mark Viola, Brooks Bell, Lauren Lamphere and Peter Davenport.
- When: Sunday, July 17 | 7:30PM
- Where: 1901 1/2 11th Ave S, Birmingham, AL 35205
7. Magic City Regional EOY presenting a benefit show for Cora Bleu
Head over to Al’s for a late-night drag queen show. They’re hosting a benefit show for Magic City Regional EOY to Entertainer of the Year—benefiting Cora Bleu. Local entertainers will also be performing.
8. Detroit Reid at 604 Bar
Get ready to joke and choke at the 604 Bar and Lounge with Detriot Reid and Big Horne. Be prepared to laugh till your cheeks hurt cause this duo is unstoppable.
- When: July 6 | 9PM
- Where: 604 9th St N, Birmingham, AL 35203
9. APOLLO at Eighty Eight
If you think you have what it takes to be the funniest person out there, head over to Eighty Eight for a night of fun competition. Whether you’re a rapper, comedian or drag entertainer, you can sign up to compete for a cash prize.
- When: July 3
- Where: 2012 Magnolia Ave S suite R5 & R6, Birmingham, AL 35205
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