The beloved Moontower Comedy Festival returns to Austin April 24-27, 2019. Get ready to laugh along with your favorite comedians during the 4-day long festivities!

The festival is held at various venues around downtown Austin, with headliners performing at the historic Paramount Theater and Stateside Theater. Purchase your badge now and start planning your schedule.

Comedian performs at Moontower Comedy & Oddity Festival 2012
Moontower Comedy Festival. Courtesy of Jack Plunkett

Headliner Preview

Here are a few of the hot talents coming to Austin! Check out the entire lineup and explore the full schedule.

The Paramount:

  • Nick Offerman: Wednesday, 4/24 at 7 and 9:30 p.m.
  • David Spade: Thursday, 4/25 at 7 p.m.
  • Jenny Slate: Friday, 4/26 at 9:30 p.m.
  • Schitt’s Creek: Saturday, 4/27 at 9:30 p.m.


  • Vir Das: Wednesday, 4/24 at 7 and 9:30 p.m.
  • Jon Glaser: Thursday, 4/25 at 9:30 p.m.
  • Ronny Chieng: Friday, 4/26 at 7 p.m.
  • Amanda Seales: Saturday, 4/27 at 7 and 11:30 p.m.

audience for Moontower Comedy Festival in austin texas
Courtesy of Moontower Comedy.

Podcast and Broadcast Series

The 2019 Moontower Podcast and Broadcast series returns featuring popular shows like About Last Night, And That’s Why We Drink and more. Meet the faces behind your favorite on-air programs!

Badge Details

Badges sell out quickly, so purchase yours today! Single tickets are on sale for Satellite Shows now. Prices range from $99 - $1,000.

Contributed by Lauren Laird, Visit Austin Marketing Intern.