Here are 5 weekend events, featuring birthday celebrations for David Bowie, Sherlock Holmes

David Bowie in “Labyrinth.” (Photo from Facebook.)

Jan. 4

David Bowie Birthday Bash

Let’s Dance” along with a David Bowie tribute band as we celebrate what would have been the 71st birthday of the “Starman.”

Where: Granada Theater, 3524 Greenville Ave.

Cost: $15-$24

More info: granadatheater.com

Sports Camp

Has the rain made your kids stir crazy? Get them out of the house and running around at this pop-up sports camp.

Where: White Rock Methodist Church, 1450 Old Gate Lane

Cost: $55-$100

More info: foldallas.com

Jan. 5

Emo Nite

Punk ain’t dead. The genre of music that gained a following of kids in the early 2000s has made a resurgence thanks to Emo Nites across the country. If you’re feeling angsty, dance and sing along to nostalgic hits from Fall Out Boy, My Chemical Romance and Paramore.

Where: 2513 Main St.

Cost: $10

More info: facebook.com/events

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 

Sunny Funny Funday

End the weekend with a laugh at the pub’s Sunday night stand-up comedy show.

Where: BrainDead Brewing, 2625 Main St.

Cost: Free

More info: braindeadbrewing.com


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