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The North Carolina HomePun Derby

  • DSI Comedy Theatre 462 W Franklin St Chapel Hill, NC, 27516 United States (map)

Major League Funny Business.

Step up to the plate for the ultimate pun derby. Forty All-Stars will face off in round after round of head-to-head punishment until we crown a HomePun Champion. It'll be an evening of spirited, fast-paced word play sure to amaze.


TUESDAY 6/16 830PM (Buy Tickets Now!)

- Contestants must be 18 to enter.
- Players will face off in head-to-head rounds.
- Each round will cover a different subject.
- A player is out when she cannot come up with a pun within given time.
- Each player will have ten seconds per turn to come up with a pun.
- An independent timekeeper will keep track of turns and rounds, allotting for crowd disruption, judge commentary, contest challenges, and other pauses in game-play as they arise.
- The Umpires (the event MC + one independent judge) will have final call on the validity of the puns and the ultimate winner.

Think you can hit it out of the park? Sign up in advance!

Earlier Event: June 13
Studio Saturdays at Ackland Museum
Later Event: June 17
Old Time Jam Session at Nightlight