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- Laughing Devil Comedy Festival
- When: May 14–18
- Where: Broadway Comedy Club, LOL New York, and other local comedy venues
- Click here to view the schedule and locations.
- Need discounted parking? There's a Groupon for that.
- $10 for two general-admission tickets to any show (up to $40 value)
- $40 for a festival pass, valid for all shows in the fest (up to $100 value)
Laughing Devil Comedy Festival
- What it is: a five-day standup tournament with one winner chosen by the audience
- Who's behind it: comedian Steve Hofstetter
- How many enter: 71
- How many leave: 71, but one of them will be $2,500 richer
- How it works: quarter finals run on Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday; semi-finals take place Saturday evening; the surviving comics square off in the finals on Saturday at 10 p.m.; any ties will be settled by a duel at dawn
- What else there is to do: no-stakes Best of the Fest shows are scheduled throughout the week, and post-event parties run every night
- Click here to view the lineup