Montreal Comedy Festival — Just for Laughs: Big-name performers include Howie Mandel, Russell Peters, Eddie Izzard and Billy Connolly. Also: a reunion of the Kids in the Hall, and the cast of TV's "How I Met Your Mother" reads excerpts from celebrity bios.
When, where: English-language shows July 12 to 22 at Montreal venues.
Admission: Tickets from $14.50 to $170.
Info: (514) 845-2322, www.hahaha.com.