4 Great Things Not to Be Missed
1 WIZARD WORLD ST. LOUIS COMIC CON > APRIL 7-9
Pop culture convention features Gene Simmons, Barry Bostwick, Jennifer Carpenter, Micky Dolenz, Peter Tork, Michael Rooker, Sean Gunn, Christian Camargo, James Remar and many more, along with photo ops, movies, graphic novels, comics, toys, cosplay, video gaming, television, sci-fi, original art, collectibles, contests and more, at America’s Center. Tickets $39.95-$60. www.wizardworld.com, 701 Convention Plaza, downtown, MetroLink- Convention Center, Map 2-2E.
2 LIONEL RICHIE AND MARIAH CAREY > APRIL 18
Two of the greatest recording artists of all time share the stage at Scottrade Center, At 7:30 pm. Tickets $26.95-$246.95. www.scottradecenter.com. 14th and Clark streets, downtown, 314.241.1888. MetroLink- Civic Center, Map 2- 4C.
3 "THE LION KING" > APRIL 19-MAY 7
The national touring production of the 3rd longest-running show on Broadway, based on the acclaimed Disney movie, comes to the Fox Theatre. Tickets $29-$199. www. metrotix.com, 527 N. Grand Blvd. in Grand Center, 314.534.1111, Map 4-2G.
4 ST. LOUIS EARTH DAY FESTIVAL > APRIL 22-23
Earth Day festivities focus on environmental stewardship, clean air and water, climate change, endangered species, energy conservation, recycling and much more with educational exhibits, live entertainment and food, on The Muny grounds in Forest Park; family & dog friendly, 11 am-5 pm. Free. www. stlouisearthday.org, 314.961.5838, Map 4-2D.
Sean Gunn caption here
"The Lion King"