Moontower Comedy Festival 2018 Is Finally Here And Here Are Updates Plus More Event Information

The weekend has finally come for Austin’s seventh annual Moontower Comedy Festival happening from April 18th through the 21st in the heart of downtown! The comedic lineup this year is stellar with women comedians like Janeane Garofalo and Tiffany Haddish along with long time comedians like Weird Al. Moontower Comedy Festival attendees will not be let down with over 100 comedic performers at 12 different venues for 4 Days. During the Moontower Comedy Festival there will be Headliner and Satellite events throughout Austin. The difference between the two events are below:

Moontower Headliner Events

  • Happen at the Paramount and Stateside Theatres.
  • Require a single ticket for entry.
  • Star and Warrior Badge holders will receive their tickets with their badge. These badges are sold out. Single tickets are available for headliner events.

Moontower Satellite Events

  • All events that happen at Satellite Venues. Venue List
  • Open to all badge holders. Satellite Badges are still available.
  • Limited single tickets are available for Satellite Events.
  • Single tickets DO NOT guarantee entry to Satellite Events.
  • Single ticket holders will be admitted after badge holders. If a Satellite Event reaches capacity they will be given a refund.
  • Tickets may be available at the door as capacity allows.
  • BONUS: There will be one Satellite Event held at 11:30 each night at Stateside – Satellite Surprise, Thursday; SHEBANG, Friday; New York’s Finest, Saturday.

We just recently received the most updated Moontower Comedy Festival 2018 lineup schedule; please see below. If the schedule is too hard to read via smartphone please visit:

We also wanted to give all the Moontower Comedy Festival attendees a list of all the venues that includes links and physical addresses for each to make it easier to get around Austin. See below:

There is still time to purchase a Satellite Badge or Daily wristbands for the Moontower Comedy Festival. You can purchase them here: If you have already purchased your badge or wristband it can be picked up at the Stateside Theatre (719 Congress Ave) and pickup times include:

  • Tuesday, Noon-7:00pm
  • Wednesday, Noon-7:00pm
  • Thursday, Noon-9:00pm
  • Friday, Noon-9:00pm
  • Saturday, Noon-9:00pm

There are few events or podcasts brought to our attention that are said to be the “can’t miss” shows of the Moontower Comedy Festival.

Starting this evening I will be covering the Moontower Comedy Festival “Satellite” Events LIVE on Twitter (@hitechchic and @nrpena) and on Facebook (@hitechchic and I will be heading downtown Austin later today to pick up my press badge and will start attending various Moontower Comedy Festival shows throughout the next three days! This will be Hi-Tech Chic first time to cover Moontower Comedy Festival and as Austinites we are excited for this new experience! For more information about Moontower Comedy Festival please visit: