On Aug. 23 and 24, the first-ever High Plains Comedy Festival went down in beautiful Denver, CO, bringing together dozens of nationally headlining comedians and local heroes from the city’s increasingly thriving comedy scene. For the festival, co-curators and comedians Andy Juett and Adam Cayton-Holland snagged the likes of Reggie Watts, Kyle Kinane, Kurt Braunohler and Marc Maron (who guested on a live recording of Cayton-Holland’s podcast My Dining Room Table. But as you’ll see in our gallery the festival was about bringing together some of the country’s best comedians (like Beth Stelling, above)— period.
All photos by Ryan Brackin. Click each photo for full size image.