Winnipeg Comedy FestivalGet ready for comedy that is "perfectly baked" at the 12th annual Winnipeg Comedy Festival! This year's festival features a stellar lineup of some of the best comedians on the circuit, including: The Winnipeg Comedy Festival is the brainchild of Winnipeg comedian Al Rae. A Winnipeg stand-up comic and writer, Al was instrumental in launching the Winnipeg Comedy Festival in 2002. Since then, the festival has come to include year-round outreach programs, rural tours, workshops and television broadcasts that attract more than two million viewers annually. The Winnipeg Comedy Festival is proud to be the highest rated comedy festival series on CBC Television. April 8 to 14, 2013 Various venues around Winnipeg For more information, see the full schedule and list of performers or visit Winnipeg Comedy Festival.