Oak City Comedy Festival is Raleigh, NC's first comedy festival! This festival was started by comics, with the sole purpose of shining light on the thriving comedy scene that exists in Raleigh, N.C. It is a 5-day comedy celebration May 22-26, 2019, that takes place in downtown Raleigh. Oak City features the hottest up and coming Standup Comedians and Improv, Sketch Comedy Groups. We are working hard to showcase a great lineup of talented comedians from North Carolina and Nationwide who are on their way to becoming a household name!