This weekend, Arizona bends some circuits, raises a few unicorns, pulls a sword from its chest, and has a SciFi & Fantasy convention.
And if you like this list of Arizona geek events, I post these every Thursday morning.
Come back often to stay on top of the local geek scene!
Thursday, September 1st
Electronic Music Night [Mesa]
- Learn all about circuit-bending while enjoying some electro-tunes.
- HeatSync Labs is hosting an evening on the subject.
- Starts at 7pm at their new place in Downtown Mesa.
- I will be swinging by, at least for a few!
- Learn more at HeatSync’s blog.
Unicorn Sparkle Attack [Tempe]
- (Okay, that’s probably not what the event is actually called.)
- A local unicorn farmer will be discussing her latest book.
- Rainbows, cupcakes, glitter, and “precious moments eyes” should abound.
- Includes a performance by the improv troupe “Unicorn Warpath.”
- At Changing Hands, also starting at 7pm – and I will be swinging by this one too.
- Impale these details.
Friday, September 2nd
CopperCon 31! [Avondale]
- If you love reading SF and/or Fantasy, you may want to check it out.
- Especially if you’re interested in getting your foot in scene yourself.
- Goes all weekend long, and into Monday at the Hilton Garden Inn.
- Learn more from my post about CopperCon.
Scott Pilgrim vs The World [Mesa]
*Update – This show has been sold out. No tickets will be available at the door.
- It’s that wacky Scott Pilgrim with his Canadian 8-bit-generation-hipster charm!
- Fall in lesbian with him all over again on The Royale’s screen.
- Plus everyone there will be entered to win tickets to Devastation.
- Learn more
and get tickets soonif you want to go.
*Update – 8-bit Art Show [Phoenix]
- Speaking of the NES Generation…
- Jackalope Ranch just posted info on an 8-bit art show this Friday.
- Check out the glorious low-res details.
Saturday, September 3rd
Arizona Browncoats Shindig [Phoenix]
- Get together with your local hardcore Whedon fans and make some friends.
- Starts at 7pm in the Bookman’s Phoenix Community Room.
- Read all about it here.
Will you be able to make it to any of these?
Know of anything else going on?
Let us know!