The First Annual PopACork Wine & Comedy Festival will bring together the best wines, foods, and the best comedians for three days of the most unique fun you'll ever have - All in historic Catskills, Hudson Valley, New York.

Get your 3-day Pass or choose from other ticket options
Catch the Wine Bus from the airport, New York City, New Jersey, Connecticut, Pennsylvania and other locations.
Take a fun and relaxing journey as you
sample wines on a scenic and comedic guided ride through historic Hudson Valley Wine country to ...

PopACork Wine & Comedy Festival Town

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Settle in with a wine glass and a goodie bag as you tour through the vendor grounds,
Sample wines from local and national vintners,
Taste homegrown and gourmet foods,
See works from artists of the famed Valley
and be entertained by top chef's, sommeliers and street performers!

Then get ready for some of the most unique and hilarious comedy events to ever hit a Festival Scene....

amateur comedy talent search for
The Merriest Wife in the World here

Nominate your favorite
professional comedian
for a Toast Award here


Laugh your grapes off!

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Cupcakes & Comedy Contest

Top bakers use a fun and unual ingredient to present the most scrumptious and laughworthy cupcakes to compete for your votes, while the clean family friendly comedy is the extra sugar on this event. Get more Details Here.

merrywivesphoto1aRoz Browne's
Merry Wives of Comedy


Tommy Savitt & The Alpha Males of Comedy

Once and for ALL - who's funnier? MORE HERE

TommySavittstandup1aThe Winner's Circle

The next star? PopACork has the best of the New at The Winner's Circle where top winners- the best comics from Comedy Competitions worldwide strut their winning stuff.. alongside Award winning wines.

Wine & Comedy Seminars

Cooking up Comedy demonstrations

We'll let your imagination run wild, and let out the details sip by laugh.

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Kvetching with and The Early Joke Special with Comics of the Catskills

Revitalizing old-time comedy in the Catskills, 'ole-timer' comedians and a few of the new borscht eating comedians kvetch for laughs.

The Spirits of Outdoor Fun

-9 Hole in Wine comedy golf breakfast outing
-More Holes and Whiners - golf outing.

-Wine & Balls Tennis Comedy Tournament


Comic Bible Comics

This show will feature comedians who write for The Comic Bible Magazine and some of the celebrity comedians who have been interviewed offering a wide range of top personalities and excellent talent.

Grand Sample PopaCork Tasting Room

The Grand Sample PopaCork Tasting Room is the meeting and sampling party and walk-through spot of the festival - where wine, food and other vendors provide samplings, while top street performers entertain the walk-through or mingling party crowds.

Grand Tasting Session

This meet, greet and tasting is the opening sampler for the fun to come.


Tasty Wines and Tasteless Comedy

Blue Comedy with red and white wines at this late night adult only show.

The Inaugural Toast Awards Brunch Gala

Gourmet Toast, A Champagne Toast, The Toast Awards are presented at this class comedy food and beverage event.

Improv Romp

Famed improvisors and a few special guests create hilarity from unscripted magic.


Pop Outs of PopaCork Festival

Stand-out performers from the PopaCork Wine & Comedy Festival

Gourmet Comedy & Wine Gala Dinner

A gala involving a gourmet meal of four course, paired with four courses of comedy along with the perfect wines and aperitifs.

PopItOff Auction Gala

This PopaCork festival auction gala event ends the advance online bidding with live action and fabulous meal, paired with the perfect beverages and hosted by a special guest...or two. [Comedians donate one piece of clothing or a personal possession, signed, and vintners and distillers donate one top rate bottle, all for this charity auction.] .

The Culmination of the Year-Long Amateur Talent Search for The Merriest Wife in the World! ENTER THE CONTEST NOW

Out of what is expected to be hundreds of thousands of entries, twelve lucky, and very funny wives, of any gender, will be invited to perform in front of a live – and internet – audience at the PopaCork Wine and Comedy Festival, and on a show with the famed Merry Wives of Comedy.

During this finalist show, the live and internet audience and wives, will choose the six 'Merriest Wife' finalists to do it all again, in what promises to be a laugh-a-minute Final challenge.

The Merriest Wife in the World - the funniest wife - the winner, will be awarded cash and other prizes and perform at a Final live and taped event with the Merry Wives of Comedy at the PopaCork Festival.


Disabled Divas the multi-media variety show


National Headliners and Celebrity Comedians, Chefs and Bakers, Wine Experts, Book Signings, Screenings, Art, Podcasts

And the scheduling has just begun....

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