The Big Mouth Comedy Festival ‘Big Mouth Best Joke’ competition

This is your chance to win VIP tickets, signed goodies and a chance to meet some of the best comedians performing at Portsmouth’s first ever two-day comedy festival on 10th and 11th March!

In return, we are looking for your funniest joke or jokes (multiple entries are allowed). Your joke(s) must be original content and suitable for a family audience (no swear words or inappropriate content please).

Once you have compiled a joke you can enter it via Twitter, Instagram or Facebook…


  • Tweet your joke via your personal Twitter account to us @PortsmouthGhall including the hashtag #BigMouthBestJoke
  • Follow @PortsmouthGhall so you can be notified by DM if you win


  • Leave your best original joke on our page or in the comments of a post on using the hashtag #BigMouthBestJoke
  • Like/follow the page


  • Leave your best original joke on any Instagram post featuring the Big Mouth Best Joke on our page using the hashtag #BigMouthBestJoke
  • Follow the page

The best jokes will be shortlisted by a panel of some of the festival’s favourite comedians: Norman Lovett (Red Dwarf), Jonny Aksum, Chris McCausland, Angela Barnes and James Alderson.

Don’t forget that in order to validate your entry you must use the hashtag #BigMouthBestJoke and follow us! Good luck and keep those jokes coming…

The competition is open now and will close on Thursday 22nd February 2018 and winners announced on Tuesday 27th February 2018.

The full Terms and Conditions can be found here.