BE A SPONSOR FOR ONE OF OUR CONTESTANTS OR OTHER EVENTS

See Additional Info Below About The "Show Me Funny" Festival

  • You can be a sponsor for one or more of our contestant.
  • You can be one of our sponsors of the venue locations at Harris-Stowe State University in St. Louis or tours stops. 
  • Your support can help us pay tribute to a legendary comedian every year. Our first Annual Juneteenth Celebration & Comedy Festival will pay tribute to Dick Gregory and honor some others at the event. 
  • You can be one of our sponsors of the Guinness World Record attempts in comedy. We are fundraising to help cover the cost of taking the finales to larger venues in St. Louis. The St. Louis Convention Center And Dome is open to us to use. Our goal is to raise the funds through many ways to cover cost.
  • You can sponsor multiple events related to the Comedy Movement. (Workshops, Stage Plays, Movies and More.) 

LET'S MAKE COMEDY HISTORY AND A DIFFERENCE TOGETHER!!

BE ONE OF 100 CONTESTANT IN THE 2019 "SHOW ME FUNNY" COMEDY FESTIVAL!

Are you a well-known comedian with a huge fan base looking for a place to do Greet & Meets for your St. Louis fans? If you're interested in being a vendor at our Comedy Festival contact us to get a vendor application ASAP. The first part of the Comedy Competition/Festival will be held at Harris Stowe State University June 15-21, 2020. This is also our JUNETEENTH CELEBRATION week. There will be 120 vendor spaces available at the first round days. There will be over 400+ vendor spaces at the final rounds location. (TBA)

 Some of our spaces will be for our contestants in the Comedy Competition and businesses looking for customers. We are reserving a total of 150 spaces for our Comedians in the competition and/or host and speakers. So come and make some money with your promotional items too. Comedians you can sell your promotional items, do Meet & Greets and raise funds for a cause of your choice if you like. If you're a comedian and can get yourself to St. Louis get a space before it's too late!! The dates and locations are available and we're tell everybody!! There will be a space waiting for you at the contestant rate at both locations of the festival. Contestants of our comedy competition must let us now if they have a sponsor and/or plan to support a causes before paying registration fees. We are also looking for sponsors for our contestants. So get registered to be one of the two comedians from your state. Don't forget that we are looking to collaborate with you if you are a promoter of comedy and have a location to hold a talent search or comedy competition in your city before our competition start. This is just one way to sponsor a contestant from your city.

#STANDUPFORCHANGE             #JOINTHECOMEDYMOVEMENT             #COLLABORATEFORCAUSES

**SEE VENDOR INFORMATION HERE**

All Comedians competing in our Comedy Competition of this festival can support a cause if they opt in to get a vendor space. 


Registrations for those who want to compete in the $100,000 Comedy Competition is open now. You can also Text or Call 314-243-6034 after you read all details of the 3 ways you can be a contestant. 


https://www.MidwestShowMeFunnyEntertainment.com

SEE CONTESTANT OPTIONS BELOW / CLICK MIC FOR CONTEST RULES

Grab an option and let's make Comedy History together!!

CLICK HERE FOR COMPETITION RULES

1. A contestant can pay his/her own way into the competition by paying the $25 registration fee and/or $475 vendor space for the finals location. If you have a small non-profit organization you want to support, you'll get $150 off the vendor fee option #2. See details about the vendor information on our vendor page.

** The vendor space is for 2 days but optional for the finals. The contestant must cover his/her our travel and the hotel stay of our chosen hotel or find your own.


2. A contestant can get a sponsor at our $1,500 level for this year. $2,500 will lock a sponsor in for next year. 

**This will cover round trip travel to our city, hotel stay during all days of the festival, workshops/classes, 2 days of vendor space at the preliminary rounds, finales and many more offers we're working on for our contestants. 


3. A contestant can enter by way of a talent search. 

** A comedy promoter can collaborate with us. He/She can organize a comedy competition by our guidelines: No more than 10 comedians competing in their final rounds, $25 or less entry fee and the information of their contestants submitted to us. The Promoter/Venue Owner will cover the fees of the winner of their competition to come to our Comedy Festival. If a Promoter or Comedy Club/Venue Owner Opt in at this sponsorship level they will be locked in for our 2019 and 2020 Comedy Festival if they choose to at $2,500. 

I HAVE A SPONSOR AND I WANT TO BE A CONTESTANT

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I AM A PROMOTER, I WANT TO COLLABORATE TO FIND A CONTESTANT IN MY STATE OR BE MY OWN SPONSOR

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PRELIMINARY AND FINAL ROUNDS LOCATIONS

The preliminary rounds of the Competition will be at Harris Stowe State University.

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We have three hotels in the St. Louis area who want our contestant to stay at their location. We are working out the details of our preliminary rounds locations. We want to help our contestants out as much as possible, so we are fundraising and looking for sponsors to help out. We have reached out to promoters and comedy clubs to be a sponsor but we're not waiting on them to decide. We will make our choice when we have our first 20 contestants to do tour stops to find more contestants. (Tour TBA) 

If you're a promoter and would like to collaborate with us to help a comedian get to our comedy festival, see details here. Tell a promoter you know to get on board and together we all win!! We only want to collaborate to find only 2 comedians per state. All contestants will win at least $500 and the chance to make more money as a vendor selling their promotional items or the items of a sponsor. Again, tell another promoter, let's support each other and support a cause. And remember Comedians, you can hold a spot by paying a refundable $25 Registration Fee.  

We're looking for a few well-known comedians to come to our event for Meet & Greets or Host.

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Nothing brings a crowd like a well-known person. We are looking to give away a few vendor spaces to some well-known comedians to help bring the crowd. This will be at no cost to the comedian if they support a cause of their choice. The Midwest "Show Me Funny" Comedy Festival is about paying-it-forward. The Comedy Movement is about comedians of all levels working together to Stand Up For Change so we can Help and Heal Through Laughter. If you find a Non-Profit to support you can get a spot to do Meet & Greets at our Comedy Festival. Come to our event to sell your promotional items and raise funds for a cause you Stand Up For. If you know you have a large following and fan base in the St. Louis area, contact us ASAP and get a space. You must get yourself to St. Louis on your own. 

1. Contact Us ASAP to get a space.          

2. Find a Non-Profit to support.               

3. Let us know who you'll supporting.   

4. Get yourself to the Comedy Festival.

Harris Stowe State University

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Harris Stowe State University is one of our local Colleges, it is a HBCU. Harris-Stowe State University provides educational opportunities for individuals seeking a rich and engaging academic experience. They offer programs designed to nurture intellectual curiosity and build authentic skills that prepare their students for success in a diverse society.

We are so excited to have the preliminary rounds of the Midwest "Show Me Funny" Comedy Festival there!! There will be various speakers during the day hours of the preliminary rounds. We are also planning workshops with a lawyer on protecting your brand at the Comedy Festival. Lock in your spot as a contestant with your $25 refundable Registration Fee today. This is one Comedy Competition that works hard for all involved to be a winner.



Let's have the Finales at the Downtown St. Louis Convention Center!

We would like our finales to be held at the St. Louis Convention Center in 2020. Get all details for vendor information and start time announcements at the highlighted links. Let's come together to Help and Heal Through Laughter. Together we can Make A Difference as we come together in the masses for a Guinness World Record attempt in Comedy. For our Grand Finale we would like to break a Guinness World Record by filling a St. Louis Stadium and fundraiser to help end homelessness for some families. If you're interested in being a sponsor contact us for a meeting to receive details of our Top Tier Sponsorship Packages.

CONTESTANTS LIST

Only two very funny comedians from each state will be aloud to enter our Comedy Festival.

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PRIZE BREAK DOWN