San Diego Comedy Festival packs in a week's worth of laughs

Posted at 4:35 PM, May 24, 2018
and last updated 2018-05-24 19:35:34-04

SAN DIEGO (KGTV) - Looking for laughs? How about a week's worth of them?

From May 24 to June 3, comedians will take deliver laughs during the 5th Annual San Diego Comedy Festival. From local comedians to those currently traveling the globe, profession funny men and women will showcase their talents and compete for prizes.

Tickets range from $10 to a VIP pass for $125 for shows at The Comedy Palace, The Lot, Comedy Heights, and other local venues.

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This year's lineup of comedic talents includes Marc Price, of 80s sitcom "Family Ties" fame, and Roger Kabler, who will headline a special tribute performance as the late comedy icon Robin Williams. A full list of comedians is available online.

A variety of shows are on deck as well, from an all-Spanish show to a clean comedy showcase. Comedy fans can also check out improv comedy and workshops. And 80 comedians from across the country will compete for cash in standup showdowns.