Halifax Comedy Festival will see 14 venues host more than 50 events next month — including sets by familiar faces from the stand-up scene.
As well as workshops, film screenings, plays and more, the festival will see big names including Jasper Carrott and Alistair McGowan take to the mic.
Here's 11 stand-up comics to check out at the festival:
Friday October 23, Victoria Theatre, 8pm, £16
Host of Channel 4's Stand Up for the Week and alumni of BBC One's Live at the Apollo, Paul will bring his show PC's World to the festival.
Sunday October 25, Square Chapel, 8pm, £15
You may know him from BBC Radio 4's The News Quiz, Bridget Christie Minds the Gap or The Unbelievable Truth — in his first tour since 2012, Fred is bringing his Twenty Fifteen show to the Square Chapel.
Tuesday October 27, Victoria Theatre, 8pm, £21
The Outnumbered co-creator is back with his new solo show, Change Management. Catch him at the Victoria Theatre and learn how to cope with the changes we've seen and those yet to come.
Jasper Carrott and Alistair McGowan
Thursday October 29, Victoria Theatre, 7.30pm, £26, 16+
Comedy stars Carrott and McGowan split the bill for a night of stand-up and impressions. For ages 16+.
Friday October 30, Victoria Theatre Green Room Bar, 7.30pm, free admission (tickets from Box Office), 18+
Straight from the Big Apple, Lewis Shaffer brings his Free Until Famous show to an intimate setting.
Friday October 30, Square Chapel, 8pm, £12/£10 concessions, 16+
BBC New Comedy award winner Lucy Beaumont presents her debut show, We Can Twerk It Out at the Square Chapel.
Saturday October 31, The Workshop, 8pm, 18+, £10
Headlining the Workshop's Signature event, Shazia brings her Edinburgh show The Kadarshians Made Me Do It to Halifax.
Comedy Extravaganza Finale: Seann Walsh, Shappi Khorsandi, Andy Robinson and Mark Simmons
Saturday October 31, Victoria Theatre, 8pm, 18+, £16
The festival finale boasts a stellar line-up at the Victoria: Seann Walsh, Shappi Khorsandi, Andy Robinson and Mark Simmons.
How to book:
Call into the festival Box Office at the Victoria Theatre, Halifax, Monday-Saturday 10am-6pm, book online at halifaxcomedyfestival.com or by phone on 01422 305959. Venues may carry tickets for their own events, contact them with enquiries.