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15 Cottage St, 2nd Floor, Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME 04609-1885
+1 207-288-2503
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Quality entertainment!!

We have been coming to Bar Harbor for nine years now and ImprovAcadia has become a regular stop on... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Hanover, PA
Just plain fun

This is a fun nighttime activity in Bar Harbor. The actors were talented and engaging and the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Flemington, NJ
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We offer fully improvised comedy shows six to seven nights a week during the season. We feature a cast of professional improvisers from Chicago and Maine. See the performers create a hilarious show using only your suggestions and their quick wits! Call to get show times and to make a reservation. Full bar, light snacks and desserts available. First show of every night is family friendly. Under 21 must be accompanied by an adult.
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
15 Cottage St, 2nd Floor, Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME 04609-1885
+1 207-288-2503
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been coming to Bar Harbor for nine years now and ImprovAcadia has become a regular stop on all of our visits. On our most recent trip, we attended their shows for four of the six nights we were in town! In our opinion,...More

Thank TYantis
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a fun nighttime activity in Bar Harbor. The actors were talented and engaging and the skits ranged from humorous to outrageously funny. Some reviewers seem to have held unreasonably lofty expectations. It's not like you are paying $100 a seat for famous comedians,...More

Thank mbl5283
Reviewed 1 week ago

I went into this with high expectations based off of the reviews and I have to say I came out a little disappointed. For $18 a piece I expected a little more in the way of service. First the room is tiny, much smaller than...More

Thank piercka1
Reviewed 1 week ago

We made reservations for this show based on Trip Advisor reviews. There is not a lot of late night entertainment on Bar Harbor, so the comedy club seemed to be good choice for entertainment. It is a small theatre on the second floor and you...More

Thank lynn s
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was a first for our children, ages 9 and 10. They absolutely loved the show and begged to go back again. The humor was a bit over their head at times, which is to be expected. However, even when they didn't quite understand the...More

Thank Kelsey L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have been every year we visit MDI and drive from SW Harbor to see it. Which is a big night out for us while on vacation. :) Some casts are stronger than others but we LOVE it every single year. This summer we went...More

Thank SJDS15
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

We have been to the famous Second City comedy club in Chicago several times and the actors in this troupe were just as good. I would absolutely return on a second visit.

Thank Tourista2015
Reviewed 10 August 2017

We visited ImprovAcadia with my 6 and 8 year old. We attended the "Family" Show. OMG. It was so fun and funny! The actors/comedians were amazing and so talented. I wasn't sure if my husband and I would enjoy it, as sometimes a "Family" show...More

Thank allisonnash
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

Took my family with 2 teenage daughters and had a great time. Something different we have never done. It was cool to experience improv and the actors were superb!

Thank Cristine D
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

Went to 10pm show and was a blast. Called during 8pm show hoping for availability and got a response within 10 minutes, great customer service as the manager made rounds prior to show and make sure everyone was comfortable, nice touch and he is attentive...More

1  Thank MaineBengalTigers
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2 July 2016|
Response from LEONARD O | Reviewed this property |
Tickets are $18 for adults and $13 for children 10 and under. They accept cash, Visa, Mastercard, Discover, and American Express
16 September 2015|
Response from ImprovAcadia | Property representative |
Hi, Yes, we do have shows at that time. We're closed on Monday, 10/12. On Tuesday and Wednesday, 10/13 and 10/14 we have one show at 8pm. Thanks, hope to see you at ImprovAcadia.
Gary P
30 July 2015|
Response from ImprovAcadia | Property representative |
Hi, On Friday and Saturday, Sept. 4th and 5th we'll have two shows at 8 and 10pm. On Sunday, 9/6 we have one show at 8pm and we're closed on Labor Day Monday, 9/7. We take reservations to hold seats. You pay when you arrive... More