Out of Bounds Comedy Festival

Labor Day Weekend, August 28th to September 3rd in Austin, Texas

Submissions are closed for 2018!

Applicants, expect to hear back from us by mid-June.

Learn More about OoB

What is Out of Bounds?

The Out of Bounds Comedy Festival (OoB) is a live performance festival that showcases the best in improv, sketch and standup. OoB is Austin's longest-running comedy festival and the largest multi-disciplinary comedy festival in the south.

500+ Performers

130 Acts

7 Days

6 Stages

Out of Bounds is a Certified 501(c)(3) Nonprofit

Our mission is to bring world-wide attention to the Austin comedy community by featuring improv, sketch, podcasts, musical, variety and stand-up, strengthening performer networks, providing educational opportunities to our talent and stimulating both Austin tourism and industry interest.