The top six Hudson Valley comedians are ready to compete in the final round of this year's competition.

The second round of the Funniest Person in the Hudson Valley contest took place on Friday, September 29 at Joker's Comedy Club in Chester. A packed house voted for their favorite comedians of the night, voting three through to the final round.

Mike Barone, Marcus Givan and Eion Falance will compete at the finals on Saturday, October 14 at Laugh It Up comedy club upstairs at Mahoney's in Poughkeepsie. They'll join Andy McDermott, Nicole Pressler and Pete Vino, who all advanced to the finals during round one.

Tickets for the final round are free. Reservations will be made available ahead of time at the Laugh It Up website, or you can drop by on October 14 and be seated on a first come-first served basis. The show starts at 8pm.

All six comedians will perform and the crowd will vote for their favorite. The comedian who receives the most votes will be named the Funniest Person in the Hudson Valley for 2017.