Labor Day Weekend

August 27th to September 2nd

Submissions Are now closed!

Applicants, you will hear back from us in the beginning of June.

What is Out of Bounds?

TheOut 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 andthe largest multi-disciplinary comedy festival in the south.

500+ Performers

130 Acts

7 Days

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.

This project is supported in part by the Cultural Arts Division of the City of Austin Economic Development Department.