What’s On

Wivenhoe Funny Farm shows start at 8pm (doors 7pm), usually last Thursday of the month – sometimes varies out of respect to Bowls Club fixtures).
Tickets cost £8.00 or £6.50 concessions*
(*Unwaged, Student, Wivenhoe Bowls Club Member)

Our nights can get busy, so book seats if you can via the Contact and Bookings Form on our Home Page (Click Contact & Booking Seats in the menu above).


We will be back live at Wivenhoe Bowls Club during Winter months from November 2022  & currently back on tour at The Horse & Groom during the summer- Covid safety guidelines will apply – booking via funnyfarmcomedy@gmail.com please make a donation with booking (recommending £8 but what you can manage) as we are paying the acts and have vastly reduced Audience Size (currently can’t have a front of house)

Thursday 25th August – on tour at the Horse & Groom – Show start 6.30pm
Headliners: Brian Damage & Krysstal
Support  from:
President Obonjo
Katie Price

Thursday 29th September (our 17th anniversary!)
Headliner: Sol Bernstein
Support from: Ben Harrington
Martin Westgate

Thursday 24th November (Bowls Club) TBC
Thursday 29th December (Bowls Club) TBC
Thursday 23rd February 2023 (Bowls Club) TBC
Thursday 30th March 2023 (Bowls Club) TBC
Thursday 27th April 2023 (Bowls Club) TBC

Information & Directions for non Horse & Groom gigs

Wivenhoe Bowls ClubWoodland Way, Wivenhoe, Colchester, Essex, CO7 9AT

The Funny Farm gigs start at 7.30pm, doors open at 7pm. Pay on the door £8.00 (£6.50 concessions). (This is under normal circumstances and is subject to change under current pandemic)

The gig has a friendly, intimate atmosphere and a decent bar!

Follow A12 to Colchester – take exit marked City Centre and Clacton (A133). From Colchester: Follow the A133 to the University, carry on round the back of the University then turn right onto the B1027 to Wivenhoe. Keep going and turn right after the Co-Op the Bowls Club parking is on the right. Audience entrance is Woodland Way (Road leading to the right after the park entrance – entry is just before the first house.