COMIC OF THE YEAR– The Blue City’s grand annual comedy competition

Comic of the Year Round 2Winners, Runner Ups of Comic of the Month ’22 and Special Picks (30 Local comics)will compete for the chance to win money, opportunities and tools to continue honing their craft EACH ROUND they advance and a bonus prize of a $1,000 and the title of COMIC OF THE YEAR – if they take it all in the 4 WEEK COMPETITION.

How it Works

Judges score each set and audience votes for their favorites to crown the champion!!!

The person who wins this, will win because they have the strongest, most cohesive 20-minute set. We are creating World-Wide Worthy Features here!!!

Check out the finest the Treasure Valley has to offer.

All of these competitors showed up for 2022 and now is the time for rewards!


The Schedule


Doors 6 PM – Show @ 7PM

Online: $25 I Door: $30


Host: Tyson Gusman

Your Judges: TBA


ROUND 2 – Friday, January 13th:

  • Emmanuel Vera
  • LJ Sullivan
  • Brittany Hargis
  • Kris Sharma
  • Katie Lotz
  • Greg Sisco
  • Ché

And 7 finalists from – ROUND 1, PART 2 – Saturday, January 7

  • Tanya Cope
  • Montana Burke
  • Parker Krahn
  • Tyler Wolf
  • Myles Mathews
  • Josh Price
  • Aaron Wiemiller
  • Tilly the Comic
  • Jack Wheeler
  • Danny Monsoon
  • Reese Samuels
  • Andrea Wilson
  • Chris Sundberg
  • Niko Lukoff
  • Ian Yearsley


Mad Swede Downtown Brew Hall is bringing you award winning beer and wintery hard seltzers. Have you tried their hop water yet!?! Swedish meatballs, hand pies and the most delicious beer dogs!

Come have dinner and a show – EVERY WEEKEND @ Mad Swede Downtown!

Savor the voyage!


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