NC Comedy Arts Festival, est. 2001



NCCAF presents one of the largest independent comedy events in the country, showcasing improv, sketch and standup comedy acts from all across North America in the heart of North Carolina (Chapel Hill and Carrboro) every February.

     Festival improvisers gather for workshops.

     Festival improvisers gather for workshops.


Find out about our organization, mission, our staff, and what we've accomplished over the last 17 years.

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     Emo Philips returns to perform at DSI.

     Emo Philips returns to perform at DSI.


Ready to laugh? Don't miss out on the comedy of the year happening in North Carolina, Feb 15-26, 2017.

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You can laugh again. You can! NCCAF has comedy for everyone. Check the schedule, pick an act you like and buy tickets before they sell out.