Your guide to enjoying comedy in Minneapolis, from national stand-up comedy headliners and (literally) underground clubs to hilarious improv and open mic nights at neighborhood saloons, where you never know who’ll show up.
Love comedy? Minneapolis’s top comedy clubs and stand-up comedy stages are constantly offering new reasons to laugh out loud. National and local comedians have flocked to the Twin Cities for decades, drawn by renowned theater stages, weekly improv comedy shows, and indie open mike comedy nights. Read on for the inside scoop on Minneapolis’ hilarious comedy scene.
Did you know several big-hitter comedians were born in or got their start in Minnesota? You betcha! Local favorites include Maria Bamford, Mitch Hedberg, Louie Anderson, Dan Bakkedahl, Mo Collins, and Craig Kilborn.