Paws For Laughs

Comedy Festival

6 CANADIAN COMEDIANS; 2 amazing events; unlimited laughs

Ladies and gentlemen, get ready to laugh your tails off at the Humane Society of Kitchener Waterloo and Stratford Perth's upcoming comedy festival! We're not kitten around when we say this event is going to be purrfectly hilarious. Join us on April 13th in Kitchener or April 14th in Stratford for a night of non-stop laughs, all in the name of supporting our furry friends. We have 6 Ontario-based comedians who will make even the grumpiest cat crack a smile. So come on out and help us raise some dough for the paws that deserve it most. We promise it'll be a howling good time! 

We have some amazing treats for those who purchase a ticket. Every ticket holder will receive a digital $20.00 Ren’s Pets voucher, and an entry into winning two (2) passes to Just For Laughs Toronto 2023 (valued $140)!  

So don’t delay, and purchase your tickets today!!

Buy Your Tickets Here

Kitchener Event

Date: Thursday, April 13th

Location: Apollo Cinema (141 Ontario St N, Kitchener, ON N2H 4Y5)

Time: 7:00pm (doors open at 6:00) 

Cost: $50.00 General Admission (receive a $20.00 Ren’s Pets voucher) 

*Looking for dinner before the show? Visit Crazy Canuck from 5pm-7pm on April 13th and 10% of your bill will be donated to the KW Humane Society! 

Headliner: Kate Davis

Kate is a twelve-time nominee at the Canadian Comedy Awards including the prestigious Phil Hartman Award and the star of her own hour-long comedy special on CTV and the Comedy Network. Kate stars, writes and produces the web series, “Best Before” which also won at the Canadian Comedy Awards. Kate has shared the stage with a variety of entertainers including Lewis Black and Seth Meyers, and opening for President Bill Clinton and Barbara Walters.

Kate’s Comedy Albums “Tested Positive” and “House Arrest” are available on all media platforms.

Also featuring:

            Ben Miner                             Tamara Shevon


Stratford Event

Date: Friday, April 14th

Location: Revival House (70 Brunswick St, Stratford, ON N5A 6V6)

Time: 8:00pm

Cost: $50.00 General Admission / $75 VIP Ticket (receive a $20.00 Ren’s Pets voucher) 

*VIP ticket includes: Entry into the VIP lounge after the show, Meet n’ Greet with the comedians, and one (1) drink ticket 

*Book your dinner reservations before the show and grab the best seat in the house. Call Revival (519) 273-3424 or book online ( to book your reservation, let them know your attending the show!

Headliner: Eric Johnston

No one packs a punch quite like Eric Johnston.

Eric Johnston is an award winning comedian, actor, and emcee that delivers a one-of-kind high-energy comedy experience. Fresh from his Coast to Coast “Run With The Bull” Comedy Tour, Johnston has performed across Canada and the United States, having been featured on MTV, JFL, The Laugh Factory, The House of Blues and The Comedy Store in Hollywood. 

Also Featuring:

       Justin Shaw                                    Jason Allen


Are you a local business looking to get involved with the event? Email Bryan Chatten; for sponsorship opportunities or corporate table options!