2020 North Carolina's Funniest - Preliminary Round

The seventh-annual North Carolina's Funniest Person Contest begins this August! Armed with only their own original material, more than 70 aspiring comics will throw their hats in the ring to compete for the title of North Carolina's Funniest Person and take home the $1,200 prize.

Contestants must reside in the state of North Carolina. All competition slots are filled on a first-come, first-served basis. Registration will close once all available spaces are filled. For the first 2 rounds of the competition (Prelims - Semi Finals), contestants will be assigned a randomly selected date and line-up slot. Performers must perform original material. The lengths of sets are as follow: 4.5 -6 minutes for the prelims, 6.5-8 minutes for the semifinals, and 8 - 10 minutes for the finals.


Ticket information for all shows at this time:


For shows only offering tables, each table comes with the corresponding number of tickets: 2 person table = 2 tickets | 3 person table = 3 tickets | 4 person table = 4 tickets

09/01/2020 8:00 PM
Other Showtimes

Join us for the Preliminary Round of the 2020 North Carolina's Funniest Person Competition! Preliminary Round winners are determined by audience vote, so come on out and help us crown this year's champ!

CLICK HERE FOR MORE ON OUR CONTESTANTS!


LINEUPS: TBA

All lineups subject to change

Tuesday, August 11: Jake Weddle, Rick Campos, Grant Janik, Cassandra the Streets Connoisseur, Clark Covolo, Faris Randolph, Andy Holloman, Amir Shamsuddin, Phyllis Dodd, Billy, and Chris Rivoli.

Wednesday, August 12: Emillio MD, King Jokka, Jonah Lewis, Christine Hardee, Jack Crissey, Kellen Blair, Spencer Bland, Wes McGehee, Luke Sparks, Benjamin Malone, and Jason Webster.

Tuesday, August 18: Russell Goodwill, Harrison Friedman, Bo Alambis, Victoria Niemeyer, Hunter Sutton, L P Dixon, Jason Seabrooks, Lauren Polli, Ace Brown, Kuntry T, Myles Patton, and Brian Isley.

Wednesday, August 19: Jake Burke, Big Doom, Savion, Reilly Gilmore-Cronin, Max Isaacson, Chuckster, Cameron Smith, Coco Fresh, Ben Goodman, Robbie Jackson, and Sean McAdams.

Tuesday, August 25: Reid Pegram, Jeff Houston, Tim King, Terah James, bigjd, Nathan Longstreet, Matt White, John Jarman, Melly Mel, Brandi Roberts, and Paul Spratt.

Wednesday, August 26: Caleb Elliott, Real Rell, Qmedian, Doc, Keef, Ashley Preston, Jordan Huggins, Matthew Ford, Barry Ward, Henry Boney, and Artsy Musa.


COVID-19 Show Info

Due to capacity restrictions and recommendations by local authorities and in the interest of social distancing, we will be selling tables rather than individual tickets to our events. At this time, customers will not be sharing tables with anyone other than their party. Tables are maxed out at 4 people per table. In the event more than four people are attending a show together as a group, you will be separated into multiple tables and these tables will maintain 6-foot social distancing rules.

Each table comes with the corresponding number of tickets:
2 top = 2 tickets | 3 top = 3 tickets | 4 top = 4 tickets


Notes

  • Customers are expected to take necessary precautions to protect themselves and others. Per the CDC and local governments, we request all customers enter the facility wearing a face covering or mask. When customers are seated, they are permitted to remove such covering.
  • Employees and Customers will have their temperatures taken upon entrance to the facility. Customers and Employees with a temperature of 100 degrees or greater will not be permitted on the premises.
  • Customers will be able to pay with credit/debit cards at their tables, cash will not be accepted at this time.


Management reserves the right to prevent customers from entering the facility who they deem disruptive or dangerous to other patrons. In the event you are asked to leave the premises, your money will be refunded.


If you have questions regarding your safety and the steps we're taking to approach COVID-19, please review our updated FAQ page below:


This show is 18+. Please note, there is a 2 item per person minimum in the showroom. Tickets will be available for pick up at the box office 45 minutes prior to the show.

The seventh-annual North Carolina's Funniest Person Contest begins this August! Armed with only their own original material, more than 70 aspiring comics will throw their hats in the ring to compete for the title of North Carolina's Funniest Person and take home the $1,200 prize.

Contestants must reside in the state of North Carolina. All competition slots are filled on a first-come, first-served basis. Registration will close once all available spaces are filled. For the first 2 rounds of the competition (Prelims - Semi Finals), contestants will be assigned a randomly selected date and line-up slot. Performers must perform original material. The lengths of sets are as follow: 4.5 -6 minutes for the prelims, 6.5-8 minutes for the semifinals, and 8 - 10 minutes for the finals.