LaughFest 2019 doesn't start until March 7, but if you'd like to be a part of a LaughFest Showcase next year, the time to apply is now.

LaughFest says, applications to apply to be included in a LaughFest Showcase will come with a $15 fee. That fee will go up to $25 on Dec. 10.

The following are included with the fee:

  • A $5 donation to the "High Five" campaign which benefits Gilda’s Club Grand Rapids.
  • A $5 discount at designated LaughFest shows.
  • Access to networking events.

LaughFest will be including mixed levels of talent in the showcases on a first-come, first-served basis.

LaughFest Showcases with availability include Sketch/Improv, College Improv, College Stand-Up, and Stand-Up. The National, Best of the Midwest, and Clean Comedy Showcases have already been filled.

Apply here to join a LaughFest Showcase.