Competition Details


It's that time of year again...

The competition returns May 30, 2018! More than 150 aspiring comics will throw their hats in the ring to compete for the title of Portland's Funniest Person and a grand prize of $1,200! Signups begin April 17, 2018 and end May 5, 2018.


The Fine Print

Contestants must reside in the Portland area. All competition slots are filled on a first-come-first served basis. Registration will close once all available spaces are filled. For the first 2 rounds of the competition (Prelims - Semi Finals), all contestants will be assigned a randomly selected date and lineup slot. Performers must have 4.5 - 6 minutes of original material for the Preliminary Round and the Semi Finals. 6.5 - 8 minutes for the Final Round.



Preliminary Round Dates

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May 30th May 31st
June 5th June 6th
June 12th June 19th
June 20th June 26th
June 27th

Semifinal Round Dates

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July 10th July 11th

Championship Round

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July 18th