Floodwater 2018 Headliner Carmen Lynch was recently listed on Splitsider's "2016's Best Late Night Sets" for her appearance on Conan. She has also performed twice on The Late Show with David Letterman, as well as The Late Show with Stephen Colbert, @midnight, Inside Amy Schumer, and The Good Wife.
Floodwater proudly presents some of this nation's hottest talent, all in one convenient show. Show bizzz professionals from around the Midwest will be here to watch this show specifically to scout out great new comics.
Come be a part of the audience at a live podcast recording, as comedians Toll McGrane and Alex Carter revisit their favorite childhood memories from pop culture. Do they hold up, or are their childhoods ruined?
This year, Floodwater Comedy Festival 2018 is excited to host an awesome double-header event, presented by Spencer Griffin! Spencer is an Iowa alumni who has gone on to executive produce CollegeHumor, the series Adam Ruins Everything, Hot Date and more.
What a great way to wrap up an afternoon at the Yacht! Please join us for an awesome showcase of wet and wild stand up comedy, featuring some of Iowa's finest performing alongside hilarious national comics.
Floodwater 2018 Headliner Sam Tallent is one of the sharpest, most original rising talents in comedy today. He has been called "the absurd voice of a surreal generation" by the Denver Post, and has worked alongside many of the biggest names in comedy, including Louis CK, Dave Chappelle, Doug Stanhope, Dana Carvey, Hannibal Buress and TJ Miller.
We close out our festival with some of the most messed up hilarious comedy you can find in this entire messed up hilarious country. Helltrap Nightmare has been named the "Best Underground Comedy Show in Chicago" by Chicago Magazine, and "Most Disgusting Horse Shit I've Ever Seen" by Sarah's Dad.