Sponsored by JFL NorthWest
For its fourth consecutive year, JFL NorthWest, presented in association with SiriusXM, promises to deliver larger-than-life laughs as it unites today’s funniest comedy stars from February 14 to 23, 2019.
JFL NorthWest, Vancouver’s Just For Laughs Festival
When: Thursday, February 14 to Saturday, February 23, 2019
Location: Various venues all over Vancouver
Tickets: Buy online starting Friday, December 7, 2018 at 10:00am
From Tuesday, December 4, 2018 at 5:00pm until Thursday, December 6, 2018 at 10:00pm you can buy pre-sale tickets at this link using the code JFLNW604.
Please note that any shows at the Queen Elizabeth Theatre MUST be purchased separately due to the delayed ticket delivery.
This year’s festival will provide Vancouverites and guests to the city with top-of-the-line comedy content, ranging from stand-up performances, to live podcast recordings, to improv, to sketch and breakout performances from the SiriusXM’s Best of the West series.
For the second time at JFL NorthWest, the Vancouver Just For Laughs Film Festival is back with even more film screenings, red carpets, shorts, and panels. AND the fan-favourite, multi-day Block Party, will be the outdoor hub of this year’s Festival, featuring games, live music, food trucks and many more surprises.
2019 Festival Shows
*Gabriel Iglesias Feb 18 at the Queen Elizabeth Theatre
Howie Mandel & Friends Feb 14 at Orpheum Theatre
*Aziz Ansari Feb 15 at the Queen Elizabeth Theatre
Ken Jeong Feb 19 at Orpheum Theatre
Whitney CummingsFeb 16 at the Vogue Theatre
Mr. Jackson & Mr. Tompkins: A Two-Gentleman Improv Show
(Marc Evan Jackson & Paul F. Tompkins) Feb 17 at the Vogue Theatre
Nick Swardson Fart PartyFeb 21 at the Vogue Theatre
Michelle Wolf Feb 23 at the Vogue Theatre
*Nate Bargatze Feb 17 & Feb 18 at the Rio Theatre
*Rory Scovel Feb 21 & Feb 22 at the Rio Theatre
*Nicole Byer Feb 23 at the Rio Theatre
*Fortune Feimster Feb 15 & 16 at Yuk Yuks
*Steve Rannazzisi Feb 21 to Feb 23 at Yuk Yuks
*The Todd Glass Show Live Podcast Feb 21 at Fox Cabaret
*Todd Glass Feb 20 at the Rio Theatre
*Dulce Sloan Feb 23 at the Biltmore
*Michelle Buteau Feb 21 at the Biltmore
*Morgan Murphy Feb 14 at the Biltmore
*Matteo Lane: Streisand at the Bon Soir Feb 15 at the Biltmore
*Liza Treyger Feb 20 at the Biltmore
*Las Culturistas: I Don’t Think So Honey Feb 21 at the Biltmore
*Chris Fleming Feb 19 at the Rio Theatre
*Sam Jay Feb 20 at the Biltmore
*And That’s Why We Drink Feb 21 at the Rio Theatre
*Stop Podcasting Yourself Feb 17 at the Rio Theatre
*Watch What Crappens Feb 22 at the Biltmore
*Girls Gotta Eat Feb 15 at the Biltmore
*Ivan Decker Feb 15 & 16 at The Comedy Mix
*Kurt Metzger Feb 22 & 23 at The Comedy Mix
*The Alternative Show hosted by Andy Kindler Feb 21 to Feb 23 at Yuk Yuks
*SiriusXM’s Top Comic Showcase Feb 20 & Feb 21 at The Comedy Mix
* Shows are 19+
SiriusXM Top Comic Showcase
Wednesday, February 20 and Thursday February 21, 2019 at 8:30pm at Comedy Mix
SiriusXM’s Top Comic scours the country each year, searching for the funniest comedians in Canada – it’s a tough job but someone has to do it. Check out this year’s winner, runners-up and past year’s alumni! Plus, it’s all hosted by Ben Miner, comedian and host of SiriusXM’s Canada Laughs (ch. 168).
Vancouver Just For Laughs Film Festival Returns
After a highly successful inaugural year, JFL NorthWest is excited to reveal that the Vancouver Just For Laughs Film Festival will be returning to Vancouver from February 14-23, 2019.
Programming for this year’s film festival will include exciting short and feature film screenings, premieres, riveting industry speakers, panels, In-Conversations and more. Programming announcement will roll out second week in January so stay tuned.
Ain’t no party like a JFL NorthWest Block Party!
Back by popular demand is the JFL NorthWest Block Party, a free multi-day event taking place in the hub of the Festival; the heart of downtown Vancouver. Providing a space for comedy lovers to unite, enjoy and connect, the JFL NorthWest Block Party will feature Just For Laughs Gags on the big screen, games, live music, food trucks, and maybe some surprise guests!
Don’t miss the pre-sale on December 4 & 5, 2018 using this link and code JFLNW604. Regular tickets go on sale December 7th.