LGBTLOL Queer Comedy Fest

June 1 2023 - June 4 2023


LGBTLOL Queer Comedy Fest is an annual event that kicks off Pride Month – where queer-identifying comedians from around the country can come together and be hilarious. Taking place June 1-4 at venues around New Orleans, LGBTLOL 2023 features national headliners, plus 30+ visiting and local comedians. Festival tickets are now available at a variety of tiers to suit patrons who want to experience one show, one day, or the entire festival. Passes are available for purchase right now at The four-day festival is presented by NOLA Brewing and will take place at locations around the city including: American Townhouse, Virgin Hotels, Ugly Dog Saloon, Oz, Allways Lounge, NOLA Brewing, Comedy House NOLA, and more. The LGBTLOL 2023 headliners include: Amber Autry (Nashville, TN); Colton Dowling (Austin, TX); L.G. Grey (Little Rock, AR); and NOLA’s own Shep Kelly. Visiting LGBTQIA+ comics include: Storhm Artiste (Atlanta, GA); Mx. Dahlia Belle (Portland, OR); Gabby Jordan Brown (New York, NY); Ray Earl (Phoenix, AZ); Akudo Ejelonu (Philadelphia, PA); Joe Esch (Pittsburgh, PA); Jade Esteban Estrada (San Antonio, TX); Bobby Hankinson (New York, NY); Angie Krass (Oakland, CA); Jenn Lederer (New York, NY); Caroline Moore (Boston, MA); Elle O'Elle (Atlanta, GA); Quan'darius (Los Angeles, CA); Joe John Sanchez III (Portland, OR); Alina Siddiqui (Orlando, FL); Drew Tessier (New York, NY); Kim Wadsworth (Dallas, TX); and Wonder Dave (San Francisco, CA). Local selected performing LGBTQIA+ comedians and ally performers include: Ryan Rogers, Samantha Bednarz, Kechi Chibueze, Amy Collins, Laveau Contraire, Sakinah Daaz, Roman Ellis, Clara Kelley, Tina McCrory, Anastassia Medusa, Nidia Morales, JQ Palms, Bette Tittler, Chris Trew, and Jennifer Turbo. Find updated information, along with links to all tickets and passes, at