OPEN MIC NIGHT

Spotlight Mic Tuesday | 8 pm-10 pm

Spotlight Mic Tuesday's is a newer mic we have recently started, the first 10 sign-ups receive an extended stage time of up to ~ 10 minutes, ensuring that everyone who signs up is guaranteed a chance to perform. This event is perfect for comedians seeking longer stage times, as well as local comics interested in refining existing material and testing out new bits. Sign-up is in person around 7:00 pm, and the show kicks off at 8 pm.

 

EVERY THURSDAY | 8 pm-10:30 pm

Ready to take your jokes to the stage? Every Thursday, the Harrisburg Comedy Zone hosts one of the best open mics in the country. Simply show up, sign up, and get a chance to perform on stage in a real comedy club. Sign-ups at 7:00, show starts at 8:00.

 

FAQ

General Information

Q: What is Comedy Open Mic Night?
A: Comedy Open Mic Night is an event where stand-up comedians— from beginners to seasoned performers—can take the stage to share their humor with an audience. It’s a great space to test out jokes, polish material, and enjoy a night filled with laughter.

Participation

Q: How can I sign up to perform?
A: Sign-ups are in person only. Doors open at ~7:00 PM, and there's a sign-up sheet available. The host thoughtfully curates the lineup to ensure a smooth flow throughout the show.

Q: Is there an age restriction for performers or audience members?
A: Yes, the comedy club is a 21+ venue. We strictly enforce this policy for both performers and audience members, with no exceptions for minors.

Q: What's the deal with performance times?
A: It varies. On Tuesdays, you can get up to 10 minutes of stage time. Thursdays are a bit different—we aim for around 40 - 45 comics, with each getting about 3-5 minutes on stage, depending on the total number of sign-ups.

Entry and Attendance

Q: Do I have to pay to get in or perform?
A: Not at all! Entry is free whether you're lighting up the stage or just here to catch the acts and laugh along.

Q: I'm not sure I want to perform. Can I still come watch?
A: Definitely! Audience members are the heartbeat of a lively comedy night. Your laughter fuels the performers, so come enjoy a night filled with fun.

Food and Drink

Q: Do I need to order food or drinks?
A: While there's no minimum requirement for food or drinks, we do have a full service available. Please note, a service charge will be added to your bill for any orders placed.