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Light Up the New Year With Some Humor

January 01, 2017

The holidays have finally passed and now we can return to our regular programing. However, no weekend in Los Angeles is ever ordinary. Check out these fantastic comedic events happening in January. On the 8th, is the “No Pants Subway Ride,” this may not be an official comedic event but it is sure to stir some smiles and laughs. Join in the fun or try to catch a glimpse of a some New Year’s resolution legs. For a traditional evening of comedy, head to Downtown Independent on January 11th, where Time Out Los Angeles is hosting a night with some of the hottest up-and-coming comedians. The show includes Matt Ingebretson, Zach Sherwin, Dulce Sloan, Frankie Quinones, Amanda Seales, Dave Ross, American Town Hall and more. The following week catch Riot LA, an alternative comedy fest running from January 19-22nd. The lineup includes Ali Wong, Felipe Esparza, Mel Brooks, and Rachel Bloom. These events are guaranteed to start off your year right!

Downtown Independent, 251 S Main St, (213) 617-1033

Riot LA, will take place in several locations, visit: https://www.riotla.com/