Dry River Yacht Club, First Friday, and Atomic Comics Gets Moe Over the Weekend

First Friday: April 2010 Phoenix's monthly celebration of music, art and over-sized street hot dogs took off in grand style on Friday, April 2. See the shots from the rafters of Lost Leaf to temporary stages erected on Roosevelt in these photos...see photos

Spring Fling at The Sail Inn The Sail Inn transformed into a cacophony of sounds and a cavalcade of sights on Saturday. Dry River Yacht Club released their newest CD in a fashion similar to their distinctive sound. The genre-bending experience included face painting, hula hoops and bubbles. But mostly it was just a night of great local music...see photos

Animefest at Atomic Comics Anime fanatics flocked to Chandler for the 12-hour Animefest at Atomic Comics on Saturday. The manga maniacs dressed up as their favorite characters, played video games and snacked on treats from the Cafe Moe booth...see photos

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Jonathan McNamara