It’s that magical time of year when nerds and non-nerds alike leave their caves and check out free comic books.

Free Comic Book Day is this Saturday, and it’s exactly what it sounds like. Participating stores are giving away participating comic books to anyone who wanders in and wants a copy.

Check it out, bring a friend, bring your kids – see if comics are something they’d enjoy or maybe want to be involved in some day.

Here’s a list of free comics being given away, including some Firefly!

This year, Free Comic Book Day falls on May 5th and there are plenty of places in Arizona that are participating:

Learn all about it at the Free Comic Book Day website.

Leave a comment if you know of more – especially you Flag and Tucson folks!