Get ready! It’s the Ultimate Comedy Bash at Franklin Village Street Fair…

On Sunday, May 1 from noon-6pm the 5900 block of Franklin Avenue will be closed for the Franklin Village Street Fair.

Entrance is FREE for outdoor festivities including food, fashion, art, auctions, gifts, games, fun for kids plus music and high-octane comedy from UCB Theatre.

Outdoor stage to include (line-ups subject to change):

Musical Acts
Rattlesnake Daddy, One Trick Pony

Music and sketches from Tremendosaur, Good Neighbor, Hip Hop Penguin, Happy Campers, Jim Hanft, Karen Kilgariff and Jon Daly
hosted by Mookie Blaiklock & Dave Horwitz

The Greatest Show on Franklin
Stand-up and characters from Matt Besser, Tig Notaro, James Adomian, Matt Braunger, Moshe Kasher, Brent Weinbach, Scott Nery, Tony Sam & The Franklin Fly Girls
hosted by Brandon Johnson & Emily Maya Mills

The Greatest Concert Ever
Comedians James Adomian, Jill Donnelly, James Pumphrey, Pete Holmes, Andree Vermeulen and Brendan Hunt cover their favorite songs impersonating the rock singer of their choice.
hosted by Matt Besser

Please consider an increased amount of travel time as the 5900 block of Franklin between Bronson and Tamarind will be closed to traffic from 10am-7pm for the 2011 Franklin Village Street Fair. We STRONGLY encourage public transportation, biking or carpooling. The nearest metro stations are roughly 15 minutes away by foot from UCB Theatre at Hollywood/Western and Hollywood/Vine. Valet will also be available at the SW corner of Franklin & Bronson.

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