Competition Details


It's That Time of Year Again...

The competition returns June 11, 2019! More than 100 aspiring comics will throw their hats in the ring to compete for the title of Buffalo's Funniest Person and a grand prize of $1,200! Signups begin April 1, 2019 and end May 1, 2019.


The fine print

Contestants must reside in the Buffalo metro area. All 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 (Prelims and Semi-Finals), contestants will be assigned a randomly-selected date and lineup slot. Performers must have 4.5 to 6 minutes of original material for the Preliminary Round, 6.5 to 8 minutes for the Semi-Finals, and 8.5 to 10 minutes for the Championships.

Preliminary Round Dates

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June 11th June 12th
June 18th June 19th
June 25th June 26th

Semi-Final Round Dates

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July 9th July 10th

Final Round

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July 16th