from July 8th

to September 24th


Click Here to Apply

The second annual Border City Comedy Fest will take place in Windsor, Ontario
over 8 weekends starting July 8th, 2016.
  • Each preliminary weekend will have 8 comedians competing for their spot on the finale weekend September 23rdth & 24th.
  • Friday night performances will consist of 8 comedians preforming 6 minutes each, with the top 3 moving on to Saturday night.
  • Saturday night performances will consist of Friday’s top 3 preforming 10 minutes each.
  • The winner moves on to the Finale and is guaranteed prize money.
64 Comedians will compete over 8 weeks, with each week’s winner moving on to the finale.


$5,000 in Cash Prizes to be WON!

Preliminary Weeks:

  • Place in the top 3 on Friday.
  • Be the best on Saturday.
  • Move on to the finale.

Prize Structure:

1st $2500.00
2nd $1000.00
3rd $500.00
4th-8th $200.00

The finale weekend will be held September 23rd & 24th, 2016
The finale structure will be the same as the the preliminary weeks.


The 8 winners from the preliminary weeks will preform for 6 minutes each, with the top 3 moving on to Saturday.


Performances will be 10 minutes each and winners will be chosen.
All comedians who preform on the finale weekend will also receive a professionally recorded copy of their set.

Performer Registration

Entries are now closed. Thanks to all who applied!

Note: The info you submit in this form will appear on your bio page, should you qualify for the Border City Comedy Fest. Please be careful and make sure your information is accurate and truthful.

Registration Is Now Open

Note: This information will be used for your bio page, if you are accepted into the contest

Registration Fee: $5.00

Personal Information


About Yourself

Your video must be 8 minutes or less
1st Club
2nd Club
3rd Club

*IMPORTANT: Photos should be mainly of shoulders and up (a headshot), at least 400x400 pixels, and MUST be less than 3MB.

Date(s) You Are Available to Perform

All events hosted by...

Rockhead Comedy Quarry
1444 Ottawa Street
Windsor, ON N8X 2G1
(226) 346-0646
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