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Fun Fun Fun Fest releases comedy lineup

Staff Writer
Austin 360

By Peter Mongillo

Editor’s note: This article was originally published August 3, 2013

Jack Black and Kyle Gass’ music/comedy duo Tenacious D, Patton Oswalt, Craig Robinson (“The Office”) and Rob Delaney will all peform as part of Fun Fun Fun Fest’s comedy lineup, the festival announced Saturday. A live version of The Eric André Show, Kyle Kinane, New York comedian and writer Hari Kondabolu and Kyle Dunnigan (Professor Blastoff) will also appear when the festival comes to Auditorium Shores from Nov. 8-10.

The acts on the comedy lineup join the already announced music portion of the fest, which includes M.I.A, Slayer, Jurassic 5, FLAG and Television.

The announcement came in conjunction with today’s Fun Fun Fun Fest Aqua Olympics, an afternoon of paddleboard jousting, tug-o-war and other activities at Fiesta Gardens. The festival also announced it is selling a new version of its VIP pass, the Ultimate Smooth Pass, on sale now. Three day passes are also on sale now; single-day tickets go on sale in September.

Also on the comedy lineup: Jonah Ray, the Altercation Punk Rock Comedy Hour, the New Movement Sketch Comedy Troupe, Air Sex Championship, Anarchy Championship Wrestling, and Veggie Hot Dog Eating Contest.