The Little Foxton Beach Comedy Fest

The Little Foxton Beach Comedy Fest.

DIY Comedy and Ocean Beach Eatery are proud to bring you the best little comedy festival in the world!

Featuring some of the hottest up and coming comedic talent from all over Aotearoa New Zealand, you're guaranteed to kick off 2023 with laughs a plenty!

Eight shows over four days, with ticket prices you can afford!

Keep an eye out on here and also on the DIY Comedy page for more details and a confirmed schedule in the coming weeks!

This festival has been made possible thanks to Horowhenua District Creative Communities Scheme!

Dates and Locations

Ocean Beach Eatery, 52 Signal Street,  4815


Amberly, Jessica and Krystine let loose!
Does seeing the parenting beige brigade online make you feel like an inadequate human?

Listening to these three wāhine that aren't afraid to tell it like it is will make you feel like parent of the year.

Wear a tena or two because these Krystine, Amberly and Jessica will have you crying with laughter at both ends!


  • Thursday, January 05, 2023 | 07:30 PM

Weekends With Dad

Matt Coombe and Darran Lees
Weekends with Dad brings together Auckland's best known and loved “father and son” comedy combo Coombe and Darran Lees.

The show which has been deemed court-mandated (so you are legally obliged to check it out) will have you crying with laughter as the duo take you on their unique journeys as they finally let loose now that mums not around.


  • Friday, January 06, 2023 | 06:30 PM

Sully O'Sullivan - Globe Trotter

With support from Patch Lambert!
An hour of stand-up from UK based comedian Sully O’Sullivan.

First landing on TV screens in New Zealand's original stand-up series 'Pulp Comedy', Sully O'Sullivan's been declared a highlight of the Glasgow International Comedy Festival by The Scotsman, won the International Improvaganza Tournament in Canada, featured on Australian TV’s 'The Comedy Channel'.


  • Friday, January 06, 2023 | 07:30 PM

Stranger Indians

Sanjay Parbhu and Sri Nair, with support from Vik Batra!
Sri Nair wants to create the perfect joke that will leave an impact on his audience and change the world, Sanjay Parbhu has a pair of bongos and has been working on his sound effects, its safe to say they certainly are not like other comedians.


  • Friday, January 06, 2023 | 09:00 PM

Bury Me Happy

ew Zealand Comedy Legend Brendhan Lovegrove!
He's back! After wowing the crowd back in February at O.B.E, Brendhan Lovegrove returns to Foxton Beach, this time with his full one hour show! Sold out at his last three comedy festivals in Auckland, the 10-time NZ Comedy Guild Best Male Comedian is a festival favourite and not to be missed.


  • Saturday, January 07, 2023 | 07:30 PM

The Hori Trinity

Featuring Chardé Heremaia, Kajun Brooking and Shady Tupu!
Chardé, Kajun and Shady aren't the future of Aotearoa comedy. They're the now!

These three Māori performers have been entertaining audiences all up and down the country, tearing it up and announcing themselves to the world!


  • Saturday, January 07, 2023 | 09:00 PM

Comedy Battle: Alexander Sparrow v. Pat Goldsack

Who’s going to win, who’s going to lose? Sunday 8 January. 7pm. Only at O.B.E.

Alexander’s act is a fast-paced display of blistering one-liners, killer crowd work, and high energy stand-up. This is insult comedy at its finest. Pat is NZ's hippest, swingers-club owning nana - hitting the stage filled to the brim with innuendo, sex advice, mentorship, and a healthy dose of the crass.


  • Sunday, January 08, 2023 | 07:00 PM

Dueling Mangos

Let Chris (nominated best joke NZ Comedy Guild awards 2022) and Richard (Best MC DIY comedy awards 2021) deliver you from the monotony of Sundays Roasts and awkward dinner banter. Armed with a cocktail of jokes and their Musical Instruments, Join Palmys 'Finest' 'Musical' 'Comedians' to round out the Little Foxton Beach Comedy Fest with a bang, or at least an off note or two.


  • Sunday, January 08, 2023 | 08:15 PM
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