April 13

Spring fling

Still bitter you weren’t crowned prom king or queen? Give it another shot at this 1950s sock hop. Enjoy karaoke and a performances from Dallas’ very own Pink Ladies. Proceeds benefit Jimmy Durante Children’s Fund.

Where: Dallas Fraternal Order of Eagles, 8500 Arturo Drive

Cost: $10

More info: facebook.com/events

Support the troop

Don’t want to cook this weekend? Join Boy Scouts Troop 42 for a spaghetti dinner with homemade sauce, salad, rolls and dessert. If you need takeout, pull through the parking lot, and scouts will bring your order to your vehicle.

Where: St. Andrew’s Presbyterian Church, 3204 Skillman St.

Cost: $2-$5

More info: dallas42.mytroop.us

Be a nosy neighbor

Tour seven historic houses from the early 1900s at the Munger Place Wine Walk and Home Tour benefitting the Lipscomb Elementary parent-teacher association and the Boys & Girls Club of Greater East Dallas.

Where: Munger Place Historic District

Cost: $25-$65

More info: mungerplace.com

April 14

Grillers to your mark

Raise money for Alex Sanger fourth-graders to attend Camp Brady Spruce next year at this neighborhood grill-off.

Where: Dallas Fraternal Order of Eagles, 8500 Arturo Drive

Cost: $5-$10

More info: facebook.com/events

Bits and bites

Sample innovative, chef-curated bites and wine pairings from more than two dozen chefs at the 11th annual event.

Where: Dallas Arboretum, 8525 Garland Road

Cost: $65

More info: elcentrocollege.edu

The early bird gets the bug

The Sundown at Granada is bringing a taste of New Orleans to Greenville Avenue with its fourth annual Bugs & Brews Crawfish Boil. Chow down to some tasty tunes at two covered patios or on a rooftop bar.

Where: Sundown at Granada, 3520 Greenville Ave.

Cost: $18-$25

More info: granadatheater.com


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