Glasgow Comedy Festival

JUST ANNOUNCED: Grado's Debut Live Show, Scot Squad's Cameron Meikleson, Jerry Sadowitz & Reginald D Hunter

At the start of November we brought you a whole host of cracking shows for 2016, but we aren't done with you yet... We're delighted to announce more top comedy stars from around the UK and beyond!


You can now buy tickets for all our latest acts from the GICF website. Go on, treat youself... 



Grado: It's Masel


Thursday 17th March, King's Theatre, 19.30






Spend an evening with the star of Scot Squad, River City, Insane Fight Club and TNA British Boot Camp. Wrestler, comedian, actor and man-of-the-moment, Grado takes you through his life. 



SCOT SQUAD - Chief Commissioner Cameron Miekelson Tomorrow’s Force Today

Tuesday 22nd March, King's Theatre, 19.30
Star of Scot Squad, Chief Commissioner Cameron Miekelson delivers his keynote speech on the past, present and future of policing.

Scot Squad – 'the funniest show in Scotland...' (Daily Record)

Jerry Sadowitz: IT'S ALL B*****KS
Friday 18th March, King's Theatre, 21.30
The nightmare continues... Highly offensive stand-up and sleight of hand skills combine to produce a show that uniquely defies audience appeal.

Rob Delaney: Meat 
Tuesday 15th March, King's Theatre, 19.30
Star of the hit Channel 4 comedy 'Catastrophe' Rob Delaney brings his critically acclaimed Meat tour to venues nationwide. 

'Like Louis CK and Chris Rock... Delaney's delivery is fast but brilliantly structured.' (The Guardian)

Reginald D Hunter
Thursday 24th March, King's Theatre, 19.30
Reginald D Hunter returns to the Glasgow International Comedy Festival following his UK tour and a hugely successful year filming and performing around the world.

'Searing social commentary, deep south wisdom and juicy punchlines are pretty much guaranteed.' (Independent)

Paul Merton: Impro Chums
Saturday 26th March, King's Theatre, 19.30
Paul Merton and his highly acclaimed Impro Chums are wonders of nature. Impro Chums take audience suggestions and create cascades of fantastic tumbling laughter. Most of the time. Featuring Paul Merton, Suki Webster, Richard Vranch and Niall Ashdown.


We’re delighted to announce that Stravaigin are our restaurant partner for 2016!
A special thanks to them for supporting our recent twitter competition, which saw our winner enjoy a meal for 2 and tickets to a comedy show. We hope he enjoyed himself!
Looking for something a little different? At Stravaigin you’ll find menus showcasing the finest Scottish produce, that isn’t tethered to it's roots.

Whether you dine in the restaurant or coorie into a cafe bar nook, their friendly, knowledgeable staff are on hand to offer mouth-watering descriptions and recommendations from our tried and tested menu and wine list. You can even pop downstairs for a wee look at the chefs at work as they prepare your meal! 

You can visit Stravaigin's stunning menu here