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
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.
1945 E Indian School Rd, Phoenix, AZ 85016
- No info yet but they will be celebrating the 40th Anniversary of Star Wars
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
835 E Elliot Rd #102, Tempe, AZ 85284
The Toy Box
10AM – 6PM
15224 N. 59th Avenue, Glendale, AZ 85306