3 Free Things to Do in Metro Phoenix This Week

We can't vouch for your ability to pull off hats or how well you rock a floral romper, but there's one thing we know for absolute certain: Free looks good on everyone. Whether you're looking to nerd out over a few brews, ponder philosophical concepts with your peers, or take your Simpsons trivia to the next level, Phoenix is filled with ways to keep you looking fashionably fiscal. Here are our top three picks for free events in the Valley this week.

See also: 5 Artsy Things to Do in Metro Phoenix This Week

Nerd Nite 26: We'd be Lying if We Said We Didn't Have Designs on You

Beer and brains collide as Nerd Night returns to mod at 7 p.m. on Thursday, April 16. The free design-themed event will feature the presentations "Chromotrivia (Apologies to David Batchelor)" by Dain Q. Gore and "Brasilia: Good Intentions, epic failures and our alien overlords" by Ana Cox, as well as karaoke with Sean Whitcomb. To let the nerds know you're coming, visit the event page on Facebook.

Bragg's Diner Simpson Trivia

D'Oh! It looks like it's time to brush up on your Simpsons know-how. Bragg's Factory Diner is bringing back Simpsons Trivia Night from 8 to 10 p.m. on Saturday, April 18. Prizes will be awarded, food will be served, and Milhouse references will most likely be made. For more information, visit the event on Facebook.

Socrates Cafe

Practical Art is giving deep thinkers and casual philosophers alike a chance to meet, greet, and discuss the big questions. Whether you're there to learn, listen, or express your own ideologies, this meeting of the minds has something for everyone. Socrates Cafe runs from 3 to 5 p.m. on the first and third Saturday of the month, including this Friday, April 17. For details, visit www.practical-art.com or check out the event on Facebook.

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