Fondy’s Funniest Comic

95+96-1 The Rock/Sunny977 + Laughable Productions are looking for the funniest comic in Fond du Lac County! Qualifying rounds will take place October 21 though November 18. Finalists perform at Gobblefest!

Here’s How Fondy’s Funniest Comic is Chosen

Thursday nights between 10/21-11/18 (1x per week) amateur local comedians should sign up and be accepted to perform will get a 7-minute shot on stage.

Qualifying rounds/venues:

  • October 21 7pm @ The Hive (Highway 23 East Fond du Lac)
    Congrats to our qualifier Greg Friess
  • October 28 6pm @ Fat Joe’s (15 West Division Street, Fond du Lac)
  • November 4 7:15pm @ Top Shelf (90 S. Main St. Fond du Lac)
  • November 11 7:15pm @ Fat Joe’s (15 West Division Street Fond du Lac)
  • November 18 7:15pm @ op Shelf (90 S. Main St. Fond du Lac)
  • November 24 7:00pm Fondy’s Funniest Finale @ Gobblefest XXII FDL Fairgrounds

At the conclusion of each weekly event, those in attendance will each have one vote. The top vote getter will move on to the Fondy’s Funniest Finale at Gobblefest.

At the finale, there will also be 3 official judges who will have voting privileges, the ultimate winner will be chosen by those in attendance and the official judges.

Voting will be calculated on a laptop.

There will be one qualifier each week. Qualifier receives a $20 restaurant certificate, 2 –tickets to Gobblefest and the opportunity to perform in front of up to 1,000 people at Gobblefest Wednesday November 24, 2021 at the Fond du Lac Fairgrounds. Weekly contestants may participate up to 3 different times during the 5 week period, but can only qualify one time.

All 5 finalists will be required to perform for 7-10 minutes at Gobblefest on November 24.

The Fond du Lac’s Funniest Comic will win $100 cash, a VIP Table for 4 at the Homan Auto Game Plan (Green Bay Players at Fat Joe’s) and an opportunity to be part of a PAID gig during the winter of 2021 with Laughable Productions!


Here’s How to Sign Up

  • Go to or click here to fill out the form now

  • Enter your information and submit a 2-3 minute demo for our Judges to review and pre-qualify you

  • Indicate which qualifying dates works best for you