It's that time again: the first Saturday of May, which means free comics. Here's what you can look forward to and where you can find it.

If you're not familiar with Free Comic Day, here's everything you need to know:

Courtesy of the official Free Comic Book Day website, here's the list of comic book stores that are going to be participating that are in the general Hudson Valley/driveable from the Hudson Valley area. If your favorite shop is missing, let us know!

ALTERNIVERSE
1164 Route 9G
Suite 6 Rockledge Plaza
Hyde Park, NY, 12538
(845) 233-4234
Store ID: 2806

 

DRAGON'S DEN
2600 South Road #9-A
Poughkeepsie Plaza Mall
Poughkeepsie, NY, 12601
(845) 471-1401
Store ID: 3795

 

OCTOBER COUNTRY COMICS
246 Main Street, Suite #5
Cherry Hill Center
New Paltz, NY, 12561
(845) 255-1115
Store ID: 1316

 

THE DARK TOWER COMICS

5186 Route 9W
Newburgh, NY, 12550
(845) 565-4449
Store ID: 8802

 
KONA'S CARD SHACK
50 Miller Road
Mahopac, NY, 10541
(845) 621-2699
Store ID: 9380

 
MAIN STREET COMICS
400 Route 211 East Ste. #10
Walkill Plaza
Middletown, NY, 10940
(845) 342-0458
Store ID: 2338

 

HAVEN FOR HEROES
34-36 Front Street
Port Jervis, NY, 12771
(845) 856-1866
Store ID: 10476

 

BOB'S COLLECTABLES

3640 State Rt 94 North
Unit C
Hardystown, NJ, 07419
(973) 827-2627
Store ID: 1293

 
PYRAMID COMICS & CARDS
24 Main Street
2Nd Floor - Above The Flower Box
Sparta, NJ, 07871
(973) 729-5343
Store ID: 1318