2020 NZ International Comedy Festival

The 28th NZ International Comedy Festival with Best Foods Mayo is on sale now! With over 70 shows scheduled across the city and 27 right here at BATS, there is a wealth of comedic delights on from 1 – 24 May.


We dare you to laugh your lid off and get your fill of giggles from a host of comedic superstars from around the world, alongside our hilarious homegrown heroes.


Highlights at Bats include Hot Department and Alanta Colley from across the ditch, plus Festival favourites Eli Matthewson, Donna Brookbanks, James Mustapic, Chris Parker and so much more.