Phoenix Comic Fest (May 24-27)
Where: Phoenix Convention Center
Time: Panels, programming varies throughout the weekend
Admission: $30-$400 (daily, weekend passes available)
Cave Creek Balloon Festival (May 26)
Where: Rancho Mañana Golf Course, 5734 E Rancho Manana Blvd, Cave Creek, AZ 85331
Time: 5:30 p.m. - 10 p.m.
Admission: $15-$20 at the gate (save $5 when bought online)
** No parking available at golf course. Details here. Parking is $10.