If you're a proud geek, basketball fan or want to feel Irish for a day, we've got just the thing for you. Check out Brian McTavish's Weekend To-Do List for March 14-16, 2014.
Planet Comicon (Pop culture and comic book convention), Noon to 7 p.m. Friday, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday at Bartle Hall, 301 W. 13th, Kansas City, Mo. Tickets: $20 Friday, $35 Saturday, $30 Sunday (separate admission to Sunday Trektacular)
Big 12 GameDay Street Festival (Special Olympics and youth basketball games, clinics, challenges, trivia, former Big 12 players), 2 to 7 p.m. Thursday and Friday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday outside the Sprint Center, 1407 Grand, Kansas City, Mo. Admission: Free
St. Paddy’s Day Bash (Concert by the Mowglis), 3 p.m. Monday at KC Live Block, Kansas City Power and Light District, 1100 Walnut, Kansas City, Mo. Admission: Free
Kansas City Symphony Guild’s “Cartoon Classics” Cabaret Concert (Fundraiser for Kansas City Symphony), 4 to 9 p.m. Sunday at the Embassy Suites Kansas City International Airport, 7640 NW Tiffany Springs Pkwy, Kansas City, Mo. Tickets: $85
Ida McBeth (Jazz and blues), 8:30 p.m. Saturday at the Blue Room, 1600 E. 18th, Kansas City, Mo. Tickets: $15