3 Free Events in Metro Phoenix This Week
Courtesy of Fox, The Simpsons
For those whose current status lacks currency, we have some good news. You don't need moolah to make memories. From trivia games about everyone's favorite two-dimensional family to Phoenix gallery get-togethers and exploring the art of Japanese cinema, there are plenty of exciting ways to show the world you don't give a buck. Here are our top three picks for free events this week.
Simpsons super fans will gather at Bragg's Factory Diner on Saturday, July 26, from 6 to 8 p.m. to prove how well they know their favorite Springfield characters in seasons one through 10. Prizes will be awarded, food will be served, and, without a doubt, more than one person will yell "D'oh!" For details, visit the event on Facebook.
Rancho Solano Preparatory School: Fiddler on the Roof Jr.
TicketsThu., Apr. 27, 7:00pm
Beauty and the Beast by Ballet Etudes
TicketsSat., Apr. 29, 2:00pm
Thunder From Down Under
TicketsThu., May. 4, 8:00pm
Chris Rock: Total Blackout Tour 2017
TicketsSat., May. 6, 7:00pm
Kathleen Madigan: Bothering Jesus Tour
TicketsSat., May. 13, 8:00pm
If you haven't checked out Lisa Sette Gallery at its new midtown location, Get Your Phx is giving you the chance. The monthly meetup for Phoenix-based pioneers and entrepreneurs will host an evening of modern mid-century architecture and mingling with drinks provided by Phoenix Ale Brewery. For details and to R.S.V.P., visit the event on Facebook.
Late Spring, Shochiku
On Sunday, July 27, at 1 p.m., join film program coordinator Perry Allen at Phoenix Art Museum for a big-screen showcase of Japanese cinema. This free one-hour event will feature discussions and clips from iconic Japanese films including Yasujirō Ozu's 1949 Late Spring, Akira Kurosawa's 1950 Rashomon, Ishirō Honda 1954 Godzilla, and Hayao Miyazaki's 1997 Princess Mononoke. Visit www.phxart.org for more information.
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