SPECIAL EVENT: Funk Zone Comedy Night


Wed Jun 14 2023 at 07:00 pm to 09:00 pm


Validation Ale | Santa Barbara, CA

Santa Barbara’s only free indoor comedy show has outdone ourselves with national touring headliner performing amongst other great comedians
About this Event

Hoopla Comedy & Validation Ale welcomes you to an evening filled with top-notch comedy, local artisan beverages, delectable dining choices, and non-stop laughter. Each performance showcases a diverse lineup of talented comedians handpicked by experienced producer and comic Uriah Wesman. With hundreds of successful shows under his belt in Santa Barbara, Uriah is eager to elevate the experience at this fresh, new event.

Our past comedians boast impressive credentials, having graced the stages of renowned venues like The Comedy Store and Laugh Factory, as well as appearing on NETFLIX, FOX, SHOWTIME, and more! Don't miss out on this unforgettable night of comedy and entertainment – all for free!

Darren Carter, also known as "The Party Starter," is an American stand-up comedian and actor born in Fresno, California. He has been entertaining audiences for over 20 years with his unique style of comedy, which blends observational humor and physical comedy.

Carter's comedy career began in the 1990s when he performed at open-mic nights in Los Angeles. He quickly gained recognition for his energetic stage presence and relatable humor, which led to appearances on popular TV shows such as "The Tonight Show with Jay Leno," "Comedy Central Presents," and "Premium Blend."

Over the years, Carter has released several comedy albums, including "Shady Side" and "That Ginger's Crazy." He has also performed live all over the country, including at The Comedy Store, The Laugh Factory, and The Improv.

The film “Born Again” and also his Dry Bar Comedy Special will be released this year.

In addition to his comedy work, Carter has also acted in a number of films and TV shows, including "Be Cool," "Who Made The Potatoe Salad," and "Love Chronicles." He also hosts his own podcast, "Pocket Party," where he interviews fellow comedians and shares stories from his own life.

Carter is known for his high-energy performances, infectious laughter, and ability to connect with audiences of all ages and backgrounds. He continues to tour and perform regularly, bringing laughter and joy to fans across the country.

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Limited Seating. Unlimited Laughs


Where is it happening?

Validation Ale, 102 East Yanonali Street, Santa Barbara, United States

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