5 comics who will keep you laughing

Since 2015, the Rogue Island Comedy Festival has been bringing laughs to Newport and numerous parts of Aquidneck Island.

Established comedians such as Lamont Price, Orlando Baxter, Mark Normand, TJ Miller, Sean Patton and Mia Jackson have taken part in past editions, and it’s a stellar showcase of local and national talent.

Last year, the festival evolved into a semi-annual one, with a Spring Fest taking place during Memorial Day Weekend and a Fall Fest over Columbus Day Weekend. This year’s Spring Fest kicks off Thursday, May 26, and runs through Sunday, May 30, with 13 shows and more than 50 comics performing.

While picking a few from this esteemed lineup can be an arduous task, here are five acts you won’t want to miss:

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