Best bets in Charlotte comedy, Nov. 29-Dec. 4



As the headline suggests, here are a few of the best places to find comedy events in Charlotte — from stand-up to improv to sketch comedy and more. For a complete listing of all comedy visit

Tuesday, Nov. 29
Tim Pulnick at The Comedy Zone Lake Norman at 8 p.m. (doors at 7 p.m.)
Pulnick brings a unique mix of high energy, quick wit and quirky antics to the stage. Most recently, he's appeared on the USA Network's Burn Notice, ABC's Charlie's Angels, and he's the voice of the offensive coordinator in the popular football video game Madden 2011.
Galway Hooker Pub ~ 17044 Kenton Drive, Cornelius ~ $10

Wednesday, Nov. 30
Wacky Wednesdays at 9:30 p.m. (new start time with sign-up at 9:15 p.m.)
Hosted by Kevin Alderman. Free comedy and drink specials.
Jackalope Jacks ~ 1936 E. 7th St., Charlotte ~ Free

Wednesday, Nov. 30-Saturday, Dec. 3
Shaun Jones at 8 p.m. & 10:15 p.m. (Doors open at 7 p.m.)
Jones' comedy performances combine truth, originality, and a double twist of humor.
The Comedy Zone Charlotte ~ 935 N. Graham St., Charlotte ~ $10-$15

Thursday, Dec. 1
Laugh It Up Thursdays at 8:30 p.m.
Join hosts Chris "Funnyman" Robinson and 92.7's Fly Ty as they bring you hilarious comedy. This week Comedian Zooman from Comedy Central and BET's Comic View.
Skandalos ~ 5317 E. Independence Blvd., Charlotte ~ $10-$15

Friday, Dec. 2
Fresh Brewed Comedy Open Mic at 9 p.m. (Pre-show at 8 p.m.)
Check out the freshest open mic. Hosted by Ryan Van Genderen and featuring Blayr Nias.
Dilworth Coffee Concord ~ 350 George W. Liles Parkway NW, Suite 110, Concord ~ $5

Saturday, Dec. 3
Rated R: Improv Comedy by Charlotte Comedy Theater at 8 p.m.
Competitive short form improv where Charlotte's top improvisers compete against one another for audience affection.
Wet Willies ~ 900 Seaboard St., Charlotte ~ $10

Sunday, Dec. 4
Funny First Sunday at 9 p.m. (Doors open at 8 p.m.)
Allure ~ 1508 S. Mint St., Charlotte ~ $10

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