Every year, the global comedy industry rendezvous’ in the capital. Hundreds of artisans and tens of thousands of festival goers actively participate in this global comedy hub that animates June in Quebec City. The Festival celebrates comedy in all its forms: stand-up, theater, music, improvisation, comic strips, varieties, multiplatform drama series, movies and more. Formerly known as the Festival Grand Rire, the ComediHa! Festival was born in June 2000.