Friday, June 6, 2014
The annual Comicon festival takes place this weekend. The festival allows fans to meet and get autographs from comic-book creators and movie and tv stars.
Details: Friday; 10:30 a.m.-11:30 p.m. Saturday; 10:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Sunday. Phoenix Convention Center, 100 N. Third St. $15 to $85 per day; free for age 12 or younger with a paying adult.
Saturday, June 7, 2014
Free Fishing Day
AZ Game & Fish Department and Lake Pleasant will be hosting a day of free fishing. The event includes loaner fishing gear, some bait and tips on catching fish. Fishing license is not needed for this one day event.
Details: 7 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday, June 7. Lake Pleasant Regional Park, 41835 N. Castle Hot Springs Road, Peoria. $6 vehicle park-entrance fee.
Safe Kids Summer
Westgate City Center will be the place this weekend to get tips on staying safe around the water. Events will include games, prizes and ID and DNA kits for parents .
Details: 1-3 p.m. Saturday, June 7. Fountain Park Splash Pad, Westgate City Center, Loop 101 and Glendale Avenue in Glendale.
Sunday, June 8, 2014
Lionel Richie will take the stage this weekend at Ak-Chin Pavilion. He brings is tour to Phoenix with Cee Lo Green.
Details: 7:30 p.m. Sunday, June 8. Ak-Chin Pavilion, 2121 N. 83rd Ave., Phoenix. $25-$135