Press Releases

2020 Update

As we monitor regulations around large group gatherings, it is apparent we will not be able to hold our shows as planned for the 2020 festival this coming October.

Refunding of all tickets purchased will be processed over the coming days. If you did not receive your refund by August 7, please contact the following for more information:

For refunds for the Opening Gala or All Star Gala at Casino Nova Scotia, please email Ticket Atlantic at

For refunds for the Gala of Laughs or Gala of Laughs Finale at Spatz Theatre, please contact the Ticket Halifax Box Office at

For all other shows, please email We will require you to forward a copy of your ticket confirmation in order to receive the refund.

Thank you for your support of Ha!ifax ComedyFest. Please keep an eye out for upcoming news regarding the festival.