In need of a laugh? Upper Left Comedy Festival returns to Seattle this May for its second year! This three-day comedy festival takes place at an assortment of venues in Seattle’s central Belltown neighborhood. Tickets are on sale now!
Read on for all the info you need to know before you go.
Upper Left Comedy Festival 2023 will run from Thursday, May 11 through Saturday, May 13. This year the festival is partnered with The Crocodile in Belltown, and will be holding headliner performances at its underground space Here-After. Other participating venues are The Grotto, Jewelbox Theatre, and Red Velvet Lounge.
The festival will feature Pacific Northwest comedians and nationally-known acts such as Nate Jackson, Amy Miller, Kermet Apio, Dewa Dorje, Emmett Montgomery, and more. Here is a full list of the 2023 performers.
You can buy a ticket to a specific show for around $20, or you can buy a festival pass. The GA pass will get you admission to every show, priority seating, and a poster for $250. Spend an additional $50 for the VIP pass and you’ll get all of that as well as the ability to skip the line, admission to parties and events, and a free T-shirt and swag bag.
For tickets and more information, you can visit the festival’s website. Keep in mind that this event is for ages 21 and up only.
Upper Left Comedy Festival 2023
When: May 11-13
Where: Here-After and other Belltown venues
Cost: $20 – $300