In addition to the usual showcases, open mics, improv shows and other comedy events that we have year-round in Central Florida, fall brings in a few headliners from out of town that you may want to keep an eye on. From top stand-ups to YouTube and television stars, there's something for everyone to laugh at ... or with.
Oct. 1, Hard Rock Live; $35-$45
The former Saturday Night Live writer (above) earns his title as "the Comeback Kid" after a well-received Netflix special with Nick Kroll. Will there be too much tuna onstage? We can only hope.
The Best of the Second City
Oct. 6-7, Dr. Phillips Center; $39.25
One of the most prestigious improv troupes sends its touring group down south so you can see the comedy stars of tomorrow today.
Oct. 9, CFE Arena; $25
Best known for his role on Workaholics, DeVine kicks off UCF's homecoming weekend.
Randy and Mr. Lahey
Oct. 17, The Social; $25-$30
The antagonists from cult Canadian comedy Trailer Park Boys return to Orlando on their "Never Cry Shitwolf" tour.
WellRED Comedy Tour: Trae Crowder & Friends
Dec. 7, Orlando Improv; $25-$50
Internet sensation (and former Orlando Indie Comedy Fest headliner) Trae Crowder, aka "the Liberal Redneck," brings down-home wisdom and humor to the Improv.
"Doug Loves Movies" Podcast With Doug Benson
Dec. 14, Orlando Improv; $20
The professional stoner and film enthusiast returns to the Improv for a live taping of his podcast.
Rhett & Link
Dec. 15, House of Blues; $30-$67
The hosts of the most-watched daily internet show, Good Mythical Morning, bring live laughs to Disney Springs.
Dec. 27, CFE Arena; $32.75-$150
Close out the year with one of the most successful stand-up comics of the past 20 years.