The 2016 Grand Rapids Improv Festival kicks off Monday, Oct. 17, and runs all week long.

Shows are at multiple venues throughout the city, including Dog Story Theater.

This is the third year of the festival. There are eight days of shows, workshops, bar hops, jams and interactive kids workshops.

Tickets are available for individual shows, or you can buy a pass that allows you to see several for one price.

All of the details can be found at