This weekend, Phoenix parties with Rifftrax, The Hunger Games, Firefly, and more.
Enjoy the crap out of your weekend, fellow nerds. Torgo compels you!
Thursday, August 16th
Rifftrax Live! “Manos” The Hands of Fate [All Over]
- If you love bad movies as much as I do, then get tickets now and go to this.
- The guys behind MST3K will be riffing Manos (a wonderfully awful movie) and broadcasting it to theaters.
- Most theaters ’round these parts are participating – show starts at 8pm.
- Here are some more details.
- (I will be going, for sure. Lemme know if you’ll be at the AMC Mesa Grand.)
Friday, August 17th
Hunger Games DVD Release Party [Tempe]
- This week I learned that Blockbuster still exists. No really, it does!
- Proof: There will be a Hunger Games release party at one in Tempe.
- Starts at 9pm and goes until Midnight.
- Expect costumes, trivia, and a screening of the film.
Saturday, August 18th
Aurora Benefit – Draw & Donate [Glendale]
- If you’re an artist, here’s a chance to help Aurora.
- Jesse James is organizing an event where all drawings created will be donated to auction.
- Grab some details and see if you can help out.
- At his store from noon to 7pm.
Firefly 10th Anniversary Party! [Mesa]
- If you’re a fan of this show, you now know exactly what you’re doing this Saturday.
- Trivia, raffles, and live music.
- Hero of Canton sing-a-long, anyone?
- Bring a can of food for the United Food bank, and maybe win $50 in Bookmans credit.
- Starts at 4pm and goes for a couple of hours.
As always, please share anything I might have missed, and let me know what you may be up to.