Opened in 1979 and located at 151 S. Pine Ave in Long Beach, CA, Laugh Factory has been called the "#1 comedy club in the country."
Hosting legendary stars as well as the best of up and coming comedians, Laugh Factory has played a key role in the career of many of today's biggest comics. Some of these include, Roseanne Barr, Tim Allen, Drew Carrey, Rodney Dangerfield, and Ellen Degeneres, to name a few. The Long Beach Laugh Factory is also the site of the infamous Michael Richards incident, which involved racist comments toward two black hecklers in the audience.
Comedy shows at the Laugh Factory generally run daily at 8:00 p.m., with additional shows at 10:00 p.m. on the weekends. Tuesday night is open mic night. The Laugh Factory is also available for events, such as cocktail parties, corporate events, and charity fundraisers. Services include table décor, theme, activities, lighting, and travel arrangements.
Laugh Factory is located about 30 minutes south of Los Angeles International Airport and is just blocks away from the Pacific Ocean. Other nearby tourist sites include the Long Beach Aquarium of the Pacific, The Queen Mary and a Russian submarine, Long Beach Museum of Art, and several parks local parks.