General Info

Moontower Comedy and Oddity Festival presented by the Paramount Theatre brings to Austin, TX some of the funniest, wittiest and oddest world-class comics from around the globe. This marathon of side-splitting nights throughout the city is slated to bring over 100 comedians doing everything from stand-up and sketch to improv and musical comedy. National headliners, up-and-comers and local Austin-based comedians ensure that there are options for every type of comedy fan; die-hards to those just looking for a fun night.

2014 Venues

Paramount Theatre – 713 Congress Ave
Stateside at the Paramount – 719 Congress Ave
Cap City Comedy Club – 8120 Research Blvd. #100
The Parish – 214 East 6th St.
The Parish Underground (formerly known as Beale Street Tavern) – 214 East 6th St. 
New York, New York – 222 East 6th St.
The Velv Comedy Lounge (formerly known as the Velveeta Room) – 521 E. Sixth St.
The Speakeasy – 412D Congress Ave
Vulcan Gas Company – 418 East 6th St.
Map TBA here.

Media Inquiries

For any media inquiries, please contact Elaine Garza or William Mills at Giant Noise.

Press Accreditation

To request press credentials, please CLICK HERE.


Interested in becoming a Moontower Comedy & Oddity Festival volunteer?

We sure hope so, because we can’t do it without you! 

The Moontower Comedy & Oddity Festival takes over Austin April 23-26, 2014. And you’ll be a big part of making it happen. 

So, how do you get the ball rolling to become a volunteer? We're not ready for you yet, but we will provide a link in this space when the time comes.

Curious about the deets? Read on...


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