Nightlife | Five Late Night Comedy Spots in the Inland Empire

By: Jamie Durante

From group outings to date nights, stand-up comedy clubs can be epic-ly hilarious nightlife destinations to let loose with the ones you love. The Inland Empire isn’t overly saturated with comedy venues, but that doesn’t mean that you won’t find famous comedians, stiff cocktails and delicious menu items—all in the name of hilarity. Visit one of our favorite IE late night comedy spots from our picks below!


1. The Comedy Club at Pechanga in Temecula

Every weekend is full of laughs at this sleek comedy club. The Comedy Club at Pechanga is known for having some of the hottest names in comedy frequent its stage. This club has two shows every Friday and Saturday night. All shows are for ages 21 and over only, and there is a two-item minimum in addition to the $15 cover charge.

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2. Ontario Improv in Ontario

This popular stand-up comedy destination has great headliners throughout the week and into the weekend. You can find huge names like Charlie Murphy, Bob Saget and Carlos Mencia performing here throughout the year. Shows are either 18 and over or 21 and over, and there is a two-item minimum purchase per person in addition to the ticket price, which varies per show.

3. Flappers Comedy Club in Claremont

Located in the Claremont Packing House, this small venue packs a lot of punch with hilarious comedians night after night. With shows typically held from Thursdays through Sundays, there are plenty of evenings to dedicate to laughter and tasty menu items. Most of their late night shows are 18 and over, however they have daytime two-milk minimum shows that are family-friendly. There is a two-item minimum in addition to the ticket price, which varies per show. Find out more about our visit to Flappers here.

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4. ACES Comedy Club in Murrieta 

Shows at ACES Comedy Club are typically for exclusive to those ages 18 and over. ACES Comedy Club is busy throughout the week and into the weekend with comedy classes, comedy shows and even dueling piano shows. In addition to general admission tickets, they offer different price packages that are perfect for couples, groups and those looking for a little extra excitement with their stand-up.


5. Squeaky Clean Comedy at Dave & Buster’s in Ontario

If you’re into comedy that doesn’t rely on profanity, then Squeaky Clean Comedy is the scene for you. This comedy show is perfect for anyone age 16 and older, and there is a full restaurant and bar menu available. Learn more about our experience at Squeaky Clean Comedy here. Buy general admission tickets online at


Laughter is the best medicine! Get your late night dose at one of the Inland Empire’s best spots for stand-up comedy.


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