Whether you’re a new comic just starting out, a veteran comic looking to try new material, or a traveling comic passing through the St. Louis area, we have an open mic waiting for you.  Get your stage time at any open mic listed below!

**If you are running an open mic, or know of one that is not listed, please visit our ‘About Us’ page for contact details.**

COVID-19 Note: Obviously, as the state of MO is opening up, some open mics are currently on hiatus until further notice. We have listed the ones that are, & will continue to update the new ones we have been contacted about/make changes to any already listed. For more information about the open mics, please contact the host or venue for the listed mic.


Open Mic @ Blue Strawberry STL

  • Address: Blue Strawberry STL – 364 N. Boyle Ave., St. Louis, MO 63108
  • Hosted By Sean Skrbec & Patrick White
  • Music, Poetry, Comedy, & Other Varieties Of Entertainment
  • Every Sunday at 7pm

Flyover Open Mic @ Handlebar **On Hiatus

  • Address: Handlebar — 4127 Manchester Ave, St. Louis, MO 63110
  • Hosted By Tina Dybal
  • Stand Up Only
  • First Sunday Of Every Month/Sign up @ 8pm/Show @ 9pm

Comedy Schmitt Show @ Schmitty’s Sunset Inn **On Hiatus

  • Address: Schmitty’s Sunset Inn Again — 8819 IL-162, Troy, IL 62294
  • Hosted by Cori Stewart
  • Stand Up Only
  • Fourth Sunday of Every Month
  • Sign Up At 8pm (Showcase Following Open Mic)


Open Mic @ Shade Restaurant & Bar

  • Address: Shade Restaurant & Bar — 1752 N. New Florissant Rd, Florissant, MO 63033
  • Comedy, Poetry, & Singing
  • Sign Up @ Venue
  • Weekly Show — Doors Open @ 7pm/ Show @ 8pm

Open Mic @ Big Daddy’s In Soulard

  • Address: 1000 Sidney St, St. Louis, MO 63104
  • Show starts at 8pm, can sign up beforehand in person
  • Hosted by Jeremy Genin & Tommy Dangerfield

Silver Ballroom Open Mic **On Hiatus

  • Address: Silver Ballroom — 4701 Morganford, St. Louis, MO 63116
  • Hosted By Micaela Moore
  • Stand Up Only
  • Runs Bi-Weekly – Show at 7 PM

Improv Shop Open Mic **On Hiatus

  • Address: Improv Shop — 3960 Chouteau Ave, St. Louis, MO 63110
  • Hosted By Rafe Williams & Bobby Jaycox
  • Stand Up Only
  • Weekly Sign Up @ 6pm/Show @ 8pm

The Comedy Shipwreck Open Mic **Beginning Again on July 12th, 2021

  • Address: The Heavy Anchor — 5226 Gravois, St. Louis, MO 63116
  • Hosted By Chad Wallace
  • Stand Up Only
  • Weekly Sign Up @ 8:30pm/Show @ 9pm

Venice Cafe Open Mic **On Hiatus

  • Address: Venice Cafe — 1903 Pestalozzi, St. Louis, MO 63118
  • Music, Comedy, & Entertainment Performances
  • Every Monday – Sign up prior to 9:00PM or during the show / Show @ 9:00PM


Funny Bone Open Mic

  • Address: Funny Bone Comedy Club — 614 Westport Plaza Drive, St. Louis, MO 63146
  • Stand Up Only
  • Weekly Show On Tuesdays @ 7:30pm (if there is an additional Sunday mic @ 7:30pm, it will be specified). There will be a meeting at 7pm for those who make the list. Please be in attendance for the meeting or your spot will be given away.
  • Please join St. Louis Funny Bone Open Mic for sign up, list postings, & additional details. The sign up is posted on Sunday evenings, & the completed list will be shared on Monday evenings. When signing up, please also note if it is your first time, if you haven’t been chosen to be on the list in 4 consecutive weeks.
  • No Shorts On Stage

WordUp! Open Mic @ Legacy Cafe

  • Address: 5249 Delmar Blvd, St. Louis, MO 63108
  • $5 to rock the mic/ $10 to enjoy the show (Contactless payment is preferred. CashApp and Cash accepted at the door)
  • Doors open at 7pm, show begins at 8pm
  • Sign up at the door — Early arrival encouraged due to limited seating & performance spots


Wing It Wednesdays Open Mic

  • Address: Legacy Bar & Grill — 5249 Delmar, St. Louis, MO 63108
  • Hosted By Charles Pruitt
  • Admission is free, Comedians sign up @ 7pm / Show @ 8pm

Helium Comedy Club Open Mic

  • Address: Helium Comedy Club — 1151 St. Louis Galleria Street, St. Louis, MO
  • Weekly Open Mic – Stand Up Only
  • Due to current safety protocols, lineups will be limited to 12 comics, 6 chosen from the online form, 4 chosen from in-person signups and 2 raffle spots the night of the mic. Signups will begin the Thursday before each mic. If you make the list, you will be emailed by a representative of the club. You must check in by 7:45pm or your spot will be given away. Comics are required to abide by all safety protocols. Failure to do so will result in a removal from the lineup.
  • Click here for Helium Comedy Club Sign Up Link!

B&B Open Mic @ Cusamano’s

  • Address: Cusamano’s — 7147 Manchester Ave. St. Louis, MO 63143
  • Hosted By Matt Barnes
  • Sign Up @ 8:30pm / Show @ 9pm

Wild Card Wednesday Night Comedy **On Hiatus

  • Address: Crow’s Nest — 7336 Manchester, Maplewood, MO 63143
  • Hosted by Chris Cyr, JC Sibala, & Steve Beatty
  • Stand Up Only
  • Weekly Sign Up @ 10pm/ Show @ 10:30pm

Open Mic @ The Crack Fox **On Hiatus

  • Address: The Crack Fox — 1114 Olive, St. Louis, MO 63101
  • Mixed Genre / All Talent Welcome
  • Every 1st & 3rd Wednesday – Sign up before or during the show / Show @ 10:00PM


Back Door Comedy & Events Open Mic

  • Address: Back Door Comedy & Events — 9015 Veterans Memorial Pkwy, O’Fallon, MO 63366
  • Sign Up Every Monday @ 8am on website: Back Door Comedy & Events Website
  • Stand Up Only
  • Meeting @ 7:15pm/ Show @ 7:30pm

The BlackPack Open Mic

  • Address: OFure Palace – 103 N. Harvey Ave. St. Louis, MO 63135
  • Sign Up Every Week On The STL Comedians Group Facebook Page
  • Any additional questions can be sent to

Thuritis Thursday

  • Address: 12418 Lusher Road, St. Louis, MO 63138 (Lower Level)
  • Doors Open @ 7pm / Show @ 8pm
  • Talk Show & Open Mic
  • $10 Entry
  • Comedy, Poetry, Music, Theatre are welcome


Open Mic @ Margaritas Mexican Restaurant & Cantina

  • Address: 108 E A St, Belleville, IL 62220
  • Sign up in person starts @ 7:15pm / Show starts @ 8pm
  • **If you are coming from a further distance (outside St. Louis area), message Jeff Phipps on Facebook.

Apotheosis Comics Open Mic

  • Address: Apotheosis Comics & Lounge — 3206 S Grand Blvd, St. Louis, MO 63118
  • Sign up in person starts @ 7pm / Show starts @ 8pm


Late Night Dip: In The Garage **July 3rd, July 10th, & July 17th

  • Address: Helium Comedy Club — 1151 St. Louis Galleria Street, St. Louis, MO
  • Stand Up Only
  • Sign Up at 10:00 PM / Show at 10:30 PM
  • *Comics place their names in a bucket & are drawn randomly for performance order