What: The beloved Portuguese dining den relocates to Midtown East, taking with it crisped codfish cakes, grilled octopus, and seafood stew.
Why: Unexpected dessert creations (prosciutto-infused custard, white bean and almond tart).
When: Sun.-Thurs., 11 a.m.-11 p.m.; Fri. & Sat., 11 a.m.-midnight.
Where: 214 E. 52nd St., b/t Second & Third Aves. (212-759-5552).
What: Midtown’s 12,000-square-foot outdoor drinking plaza caters to seasonal brew lovers and big-screen fanatics (35-foot, high-definition LED).
Why: Go biergarten style with Edi & the Wolf’s Austrian cheese sausage or Asian inflected with Harold Dieterle’s (Kin Shop) Thai fried chicken and green papaya salad.
When: Mon.-Thurs., 4-11 p.m.; Fri., 2-11 p.m.; Sat., noon-11 p.m.; Sun., noon-6 p.m.
Where: FoodParc, 845 Sixth Ave., b/t 29th & 30th Sts. (646-600-7140). Admission is $3.
Court Loves NY
What: Discounts on Sophomore tees and tanks (were $68, now $50), Lindsey Thornburg’s silk chiffon dresses (were $540, now $430), and high-waisted house-label denim (was $97-$127, now $78-$101).
Why: Marked-down merch from additional homegrown heroes Mary Meyer, Ace & Jig, Pamela Love, and Madison Harding.
When: Today & Fri., noon-8 p.m.
Where: 178 Mulberry St., b/t Broome & Kenmare Sts. (212-925-1022).
Tuleste Market Sample Sale
What: Up to 90 percent off accessories ($10-$60) and kicks ($50-$200) from current and past seasons.
Why: Let us count the reasons.
When: Thru Sun., 10:30 a.m.-7 p.m.
Where: Chelsea Market, 75 Ninth Ave., b/t 15th & 16th Sts.
Beekman Beer Garden Beach Club
What: Arrive early for prime seating (you take the chaise; we have dibs on a hammock) and challenge neighbors to a game of foosball, ping-pong, or life-size chess at the former Water Taxi Beach spot.
Why: Suds in the sand, a free Sunday concert series, and that Brooklyn Bridge view.
When: Opens Fri. Daily, 11:30 a.m.-3 a.m.
Where: 89 South St., north side of Pier 17.
What: Ready your personal space with Strip’s newest fruity deforester. It’s infused with soothing aloe vera and chamomile, and, thus, less of a bitch than traditional waxes.
Why: Mention DailyCandy to get 30 percent off if you’re a first-timer.
When: You realize ’70s swimsuits, great; ’70s grooming, not so much.
Where: Strip Ministry of Waxing, 56 Spring St., b/t Lafayette & Mulberry Sts. (212-431-1121).
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