5 things to do in East Dallas this January

Jan. 27

Polar Plunge

Wash away 2018 with an ice bath for a good cause. Hypnotic Donuts and the Dallas Fraternal Order of Eagles host this year’s plunge into icy water. Swim the length of the pool and then enjoy some warm food and beverages.

Where: Dallas Fraternal Order of Eagles, 8500 Arturo Drive

Cost: $5-$10

More info: facebook.com/events

Jan. 1

New Year’s Kirtan 

Ring in the New Year with a five-day event to promote meditation and unity organized by the Radha Kalachandji Hare Krishna Temple. The festival ends with a flower ceremony in which 25,000 rose petals will be showered on participants.

Where: Radha Kalachandji Hare Krishna Temple, 5430 Gurley Ave.

Cost: $40 for a one-day pass

More info: kirtan50.com 

Jan. 6

Sherlock Holmes Murder Mystery Dinner

You don’t have to travel to 221B Baker St. in London to celebrate the detective’s birthday. Mark the occasion with a mystery and a meal, beginning at 6 p.m.

Where: Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden, 8525 Garland Road

Cost: $125-$140

More info: dallasarboretum.org 

Jan. 11

Geneva Nights

Expect an open bar, silent auction and live music from an ’80s cover band to benefit an outdoor science classroom at Geneva Heights Elementary.

Where: Granada Theater, 3524 Greenville Ave.

Cost: $100

More info: pregeneva.com

Jan. 18

Night at the Museum

Wake up next to a T-Rex at this Perot Museum sleepover for Lakewood Elementary students and their dads.

Where: Perot Museum, 2201 N. Field St.

Cost: $80-$320

More info: foldallas.org

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