SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Comedy Central, the #1 brand in comedy, Superfly, the brains behind Bonnaroo, and Outside Lands co-producer Another Planet Entertainment, announced today that Comedy Central Presents Clusterfest, a three-day comedy and music festival, will return to San Francisco’s Civic Center Plaza and Bill Graham Civic Auditorium from Friday, June 1 to Sunday, June 3, 2018. Pre-sale kicks off Thursday, February 1 at 10:00 a.m. PT offering 3-Day VIP packages, as well as a limited amount of discounted Early Bird tickets for 3-Day General Admission. New for 2018, Clusterfest will be offering a layaway plan for all ticket types that will allow ticket buyers the option to split the cost of purchase into multiple payments over time. Early Bird 3-Day GA tickets start at $199.50 and VIP packages start at $599.50. Tickets will be available exclusively at www.clusterfest.com.
Last year’s inaugural Clusterfest brought together more than 45,000 fans to experience a celebration of comedy in all forms including performances from more than 70 comedians and musical artists highlighted by Jerry Seinfeld, Kevin Hart, Bill Burr, Sarah Silverman, Ice Cube, Broad City’s Abbi Jacobson and Ilana Glazer, Tegan & Sara, Pete Davidson, Fred Armisen, Hasan Minhaj, Chromeo, Hannibal Buress, Natasha Leggero, Rachel Bloom, Lizzo, Vince Staples, and many more.
Additionally, the inaugural Clusterfest featured interactive attractions based on legendary comedy series where festival-goers could interact with iconic scenes from Comedy Central’s South Park, have a drink and grab some grub at Paddy’s Pub from FXX’s It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia, and stroll around a full-scale recreation of Jerry Seinfeld’s apartment from fan-favorite Seinfeld. The festival also featured live podcast recordings of shows including 2 Dope Queens, How Did This Get Made?, Politically Re-Active, and Anna Faris Is Unqualified, unique events curated by beloved San Francisco Comedy Festival, SF Sketchfest, along with live Q&A sessions with prominent comedians.
For additional information visit www.clusterfest.com
About Comedy Central
Available on-air, online and on-the-go, Comedy Central provides its audience access to the cutting-edge, laugh-out-loud world of comedy wherever and whenever they want it, featuring award-winning late night, sketch, scripted, and animated series, along with stand-up specials and series, including Emmy® Award-winning series The Daily Show with Trevor Noah, South Park and Drunk History, along with critical and fan favorites Broad City, Tosh.0, Nathan For You, The Jim Jefferies Show, Detroiters, Another Period, Corporate and The Opposition w/ Jordan Klepper. Comedy Central’s online, mobile and app experiences include comedycentral.com, a leading online video platform featuring exclusive Comedy Central content and the Comedy Central App. The #1 brand in comedy, Comedy Central also produces nationwide stand-up events, boasts a Grammy® Award-winning record label (Comedy Central Records), and operates Comedy Central Radio on SiriusXM (Channel 95). In addition, Comedy Central's category-leading branded gaming and licensing contribute to one of the most successful home entertainment divisions in the industry.
Superfly is passionately driven by curating culture through experiences, immersive live events and creating award-winning campaigns for some of the most recognized brands in the world. Founded in 1996, Superfly’s expertise is building hand crafted cultural experiences with a distinct identity, such as the iconic Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival, Outside Lands, Clusterfest and Lost Lake. Additionally, Superfly strategically helps brands establish and raise their profile through programming, design, digital, social and experiential platforms. Superfly is headquartered in New York, with offices in Chicago and San Francisco. Learn more at http://superf.ly/, and follow Twitter @Superfly, Facebook www.facebook.com/superfly and Instagram @superflypresents.
About Another Planet Entertainment
Since 2003, Another Planet Entertainment (APE) has produced and promoted thousands of events with artists as diverse as Radiohead, Neil Young, Daft Punk, Adele, Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers, Metallica, Dave Matthews Band, Bruce Springsteen, Juanes, Paul McCartney and Kanye West. Named the Top Independent Promoter (U.S.) by Billboard Magazine in 2015 and 2016, APE is the exclusive promoter for the Greek Theatre in Berkeley, the Fox Theater in Oakland, the historic Bill Graham Civic Auditorium in San Francisco, The Independent in San Francisco, Lake Tahoe Outdoor Arena at Harveys and operates a private events division, Another Planet Event Group. APE also produces three major annual festivals – Outside Lands (since 2008) and Treasure Island Music Festival (since 2007) in San Francisco, as well as Life Is Beautiful (since 2013) in Downtown Las Vegas. For more information, visit www.APEConcerts.com.