This weekend, Phoenix parties with Star Wars, Batman, Harry Potter, Frankenstein, Ninja Turtles, and more!
Enjoy this week’s pretty epic list of things to do in Phoenix!
Thursday, July 19th
- Local costumers will be showing up for this family event.
- Photo ops and Star Wars crafts will abound.
- At Bookmans Phoenix starting at 1pm.
- Burn through Batman Begins and The Dark Knight, leading up to the big midnight show!
- Just remember to bring some eye drops.
- Here’s my post about Batman Marathons going on in Phoenix.
- The Hooters girls will be dressing up as superheroines and villains.
- I’m going to make a wild guess that their costumes will all begin with the word “sexy.”
- Starts around 8pm – get details here.
Friday, July 20th
- It’s a band that dresses like Harry Potter!
- And their shows are free? Merlins beard!
- Should be pretty fun – starts at 6:30pm at The South Mountain Community Library.
- Also playing the night before in Tucson. That link has details.
Batman Dance Party! [Scottsdale]
- The ultimate Batman Dance Party!
- At Digital Addiction around 9:30pm – 21+
- Details here.
Saturday, July 21st
- If you like kilts, archery, giant swords, and stuff with celtic knots on it, I have great news!
- Drive up to Flagstaff and bagpipe the crap out of your entire weekend.
- At Foxglenn Park - And yes, I toyed with the idea of writing this entire description with a Scottish accent.
Salt River Tubing’s Spooktacular Halloween [Salt River]
- Combine your love of costuming with your love of floating down rivers.
- Apparently this is an annual thing and is pretty popular.
- From 3pm to 9pm – this flyer has much more information.
- Class up your geek weekend with some British theater! (Beamed into Pheonix.)
- Want to see Benedict Cumberbatch play Dr Frankenstein? Go to the 11am show.
- Want to see Benedict Cumberbatch play Dr Frankenstein’s Monster? Go to the 2pm show.
- At the Phoenix Art Museum – these details… ARE ALIVE!
Iconica Game Night [Phoenix]
- I love this locally made fantasy game – and the guy who made it designed the Lightning Octopus logo!
- Learn the game and play with others.
- Starts at 5pm at Samurai Comics.
Ninja Turtle Pizza Party II [Tempe]
- It’s a pizza party filled with TMNT cartoons and TMNT II: The Secret of The Ooz
- It should be great, I mean [insert hilarious quip about Vanilla Ice's epic cameo], am-I-right?!
- Start cowabunga-ing at 8pm at Madcap Theaters – if you have tickets.
- (My wife and I will be there!)
There you go! Get out and have fun.Please let me know if anything was missed, or what you think sounds fun this weekend.