Get ready to roar with laughter as Just For Laughs Vancouver, in collaboration with SiriusXM Canada, announces its eagerly anticipated 8th edition, lighting up the city from February 15 to 24, 2024. As the largest comedy festival in Western Canada, this year’s lineup promises a comedic feast with beloved stand-up icons, emerging stars from TikTok and YouTube, and hosts of popular comedy podcasts.

Prepare for an international comedy voyage with stand-up sensations from Egypt, Mexico, Australia, the U.K., and Brazil, showcasing their humour in various languages. The festival will continue to spotlight vibrant comedic voices from across Canada, including rising talents from Vancouver, ensuring an unforgettable experience for all comedy enthusiasts.

Festival Director, Heather Wallace, expresses her excitement for the 8th edition, stating, “We’re thrilled to build on our legacy of delivering top-tier comedy to the city, presenting the world’s biggest comedy stars who are making waves across the industry.” She acknowledges the crucial support of festival partners, enabling the growth and production of ten days of diverse programming catering to everyone’s comedic tastes.

To secure your spot in the laughter extravaganza, tickets for Just For Laughs VANCOUVER will be available to the general public starting Friday, December 1, 2023, at 10:00 AM PST on Creative BC has an exclusive presale code to purchase tickets as early as November 28.  The star-studded lineup includes comedy heavyweights such as BILL BURR, RONNY CHIENG, WANDA SYKES, BEN SCHWARTZ, and many more!

Presented in association with SiriusXM Canada, the festival is also excited to present the annual “Best of the West,” the unique comedy series showcase highlighting B.C.’s local talent. This year’s lineup includes: Big Dog Energy, Bloodfeud: Stand up vs. Improv, Camp! Comedy!, Chill, Comedy!, Comedy in the Forecast, COMEDY WORLD, Crumby Comedy, Fistful of Kicks, Indig-E Girl Comedy Presents: Caught in the Trapline, Mufaro Mbudzi’s Scheduled Meditation, New Moon Comedy, Ola Dada’s Black Out Comedy, Puff The Magic Improv Show, Smash Hit, Sunday Night Stand Up Comedy, The HERO SHOW, The Ryan & Amy Show, The Sasha Ha-Ha Show, Treat Show Comedy, and others!

Stay tuned for additional artist announcements in the coming weeks, and mark your calendars for a comedy celebration like no other. Just For Laughs Vancouver 2024 promises to deliver unparalleled hilarity, making it an event not to be missed!