1. Just for Laughs Festival
For two weeks every July, Montreal becomes the funny capital of the world as it hosts the world’s largest international comedy fest. Hosted by some of biggest names in the business, the JFL Galas showcase a who’s who of the comedy world. To get a sneak peek at up-and-comers, head to JFL ComedyPRO, the scouting grounds for industry execs and casting agents looking for the next Kumail Nanjiani or Michelle Wolf.