Apply to be part of the 2019 Desi Comedy Fest!

Submissions are now open. Fill out the form below. It's free to apply.  Final lineups will be announced in May.


Q. How long will my sets be at the festival?

A. All comics will have between 5 and 15 minute sets at the fest.


Q. Will all comedians that have applied be notified about the status of their submission?

A. We will announce the list of selected comedians by end of May. 


Q. What should my submission video consist of?

A. Please send us an unedited 5-7 minute clip of your stand up routine with good audio and video.


Q. Will The Desi Comedy Fest pay for my accommodation and travel if I’m selected?

A. No, you will have to make your own arrangements for travel and accommodations.


Q. Why should I apply?

A. You’ll get access to an audience of close to 5000 people with shows all across the San Francisco Bay Area, network with comedians and just feel good about being a comic. If you don't believe us, then check out our instagram @desicomedyfest to get a glimpse of the festival in 2016 and 2017

Submission Form

How long have you been doing comedy? *