Southport Comedy Festival returns for what promises to be a fantastic 18 days of laughter.
Southports 8th annual Comedy Festival returns this October for a massive 18 days from 4th- 21st. This year the festival promises to be the biggest and best one yet! It will feature more laughs, venues and events including the very popular "Comedy Pub Crawls".
There are more TV persoanalities set to appear this year including Phil Jupitus, Hal Cruttenden, Paul (The Sinnerman) Sinah from ITVs ever popular "The Chase" and "Britains Got Talent" finalist Micky P Kerr. Other highlights include two nights of viral internet sensation, Irish comedy due Farmer Michael and Kathleen.
The festival offers something for all ages and tastes with, Comedy Pub Crawls, 'Squeeky Clean' shows, Comdey Bingo, Theatre Shows, a free Children's Comedy Trial Event and Restaurant shows with a meal included. For the first time ever this year "The Plotting Shed" are sponsoring the hunt for some home grown talent, with the grand final at "The Plotting Shed" on Thursday 11th October.
The Festival will be helping to raise money for four charities this year, Community Link Foundation, When You Wish Upon a Star, Friends of Bridge Inn Community Farm, and Duchenne UK.
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Get to Southport with Merseyrail
Get there with a Family Day Ticket, it can be used for up to a family of 5 and costs just £11! The ticket covers children aged 5 - 15 travelling with 1 or 2 adults.
Or you can buy an All Zone Day Saver that costs just £5.20 for adults and £2.60 for Young People (aged 5 to 18) for unlimited travel on the Merseyrail network.
The Day Saver and Family tickets are valid for unlimited travel on the Merseyrail network anytime except 6.31am - 9.29am Monday - Friday.