It’s that time of the year again! Free Comic Book Day will be upon us soon and this post will be updated continuously until May 6 when most (not all) comic book stores will celebrate this yearly occasion.

Last updated: May 5

All About Books and Comics
10AM – 6PM
24 W Camelback Rd, Phoenix, AZ 85013
All About Books and Comics FCBD page

  • A variety of superhero cosplayers throughout the day, 1 free comic per person (spend $5 and get 5 free comics) and sales in both the store and their comic book hub.

Ash Avenue Comics & Books
9AM – 8PM
806 S Ash Ave, Tempe, AZ 85281
Ash Avenue Comics and Books FCBD page link

  • Tons of free titles and a store wide sale

Cab Comics
11AM – 2PM
1471 S Milton Rd, Flagstaff, AZ 86001
Cab Comics FCBD Event page

  • Cab Comics will be holding a food drive, raffles for sketch covers, local artists such as Dave Beaty from DC Comics and more.

Charlie’s Comic Books
10AM – 5 PM
Suites B 103-104, 5460 E Speedway Blvd, Tucson, AZ 85711
Charlie’s Comics FCBD Event page

  • Free sketches from local artists, 4 free comic books, silent auction and raffles with proceeds going to charity.

Collector’s Marketplace
1945 E Indian School Rd, Phoenix, AZ 85016

Comikaze and Toys
13824 W. McDowell Rd Suite 105, Goodyear, AZ 85395
Comikaze and Toys FCBD Event page

  • Celebrating their grand reopening at their new location, 2 free comic books per person, store discounts, more details to come.

Desert Sky Game and Comics – Gilbert
2531 S Gilbert Rd, Ste 106 Gilbert, Arizona, AZ 85295

Desert Sky Game and Comics – Tempe
1523 E Apache Blvd, Tempe, AZ 85281

Drawn To Comics
9AM – 8PM
5801 W Glendale Ave, Glendale, AZ 85301
Drawn to Comics FCBD page link

  • Guest of honor Livio Ramondelli plus over 18 guests on hand for the event.The event will also have local cosplay groups to take photos with.

Dreadnought Comics
10AM – 7PM
2734 W Bell Rd suite 1346, Phoenix, AZ 85053
Dreadnought Comics FCBD Event page

  • Artist Chad Heinrich will have prints and will be doing sketches. 3 comics for $1, the first 3 are free. More store sales happening during the event.

Fantastic Worlds Comics
9393 N 90th St suite 119, Scottsdale, Arizona

  • Artist Jeremy Clark will be at the store from 1:30-5. Free Deadpool or Spider-Man head sketches when you spend $200 or more. 

Fantasy Comics
May 6 – May 7
2595 N 1st Ave, Tucson, AZ 85719
Fantasy Comics FCBD Event page

  • Free comics given out on a first come, first served basis. Local artists on hand sketching as well as other local shops with booths in the parking lot.

Game On
10AM – 8PM
3250 Gateway Blvd #428, Prescott, AZ 86303
Gam On FCBD Event Page

  • Free comics for all ages! AZ Ghostbusters as well as guest Al Sparrow. Store wide sale

Gotham City Comics & Coffee
10AM – 5PM
46 W Main St, Mesa, AZ 85201
Gotham City Comics FCBD Event page

  • 10,000 free comic books, costume contest, and meet & greet artists. Gotham City is also doing a scavenger hunt that will include various businesses on Main St.

Greg’s Comics
2722 S Alma School Rd # 8, Mesa, AZ 85210

  • Will be participating in FCBD

Heroes & Villains Tucson
4533 E Broadway Blvd, Tucson, AZ 85711
Heroes & Villains FCBD Event page

  • Tons of free comic books, costumed characters, prizes and more.

Jesse James Comics
May 6 – 7
10620 N 43rd Ave #7, Glendale, AZ 85304

  • Will have cosplay guest Ivy Doomkitty, schedule coming soon. $1 back issues, prizes, 10 free comics, 55% off trades. 

11AM – 6PM
2406 N Campbell Ave, Tucson, AZ 85719

Samurai Comics Glendale
6808 N. Dysart Rd. #148, Glendale, AZ 85307

Samurai Comics Mesa
10AM – 5PM
1120 S. Country Club Drive, Mesa, AZ 85210
Samurai Comics Mesa FCBD Event page

  • The Arizona Comic Mini Expo is returning where you can meet artists such as Mike Norton and Scott Godlewski. Will also have free comic books.

Samurai Comics Phoenix
10AM – 7PM
1602 E. Indian School Rd, Phoenix, AZ 85016
Samurai Comics Phoenix FCBD Event page

  • Grand opening for the new location, free comics, costumed characters and more.

Silverstar Comics
835 E Elliot Rd #102, Tempe, AZ 85284

The Toy Box
10AM – 6PM
15224 N. 59th Avenue, Glendale, AZ 85306