The Out of Bounds Comedy Festival s a 7-day live performance festival in Austin that showcases some of the best in improv, sketch, stand-up, and filmed comedy from all over the country. The festival also includes a miniature golf tournament where performers compete to win the Ridiculous Jacket, a trophy unrivalled in mini sports.
oob’s mission is to endeavor to enrich the communities of Central Texas through the education, performance, and promotion of the live comedic arts. Performances
The Austin Creative Alliance is funded in part by the City of Austin through the Economic Development Department's Cultural Arts Division and by grants from Texas Commission on the Arts and the National Endowment for the Arts which believes that a great nation deserves great art. The Creative Alliance also receives generous in-kind support from CreateAustin, and Time Warner Cable News. We are also grateful for the ongoing support and participation of our members and patrons.