The Weekend Guide

Can you kick it? Yes, you can.

Keep Sample Sale
What: One-offs, overstock, and sample sneakers and boaters going for up to 75 percent off (that’s $25-$35).
Why: If the shoe fits.
When: Fri. & Sat., 10 a.m.-7 p.m.
Where: 418 Bamboo Ln., b/t Broadway & Hill St., Chinatown (213-620-0148).

Great Barter Day
Give something (any object, artwork, clothing item, certificate for a service, show ticket, etc.) to get something as part of artist Carolina Caycedo’s Daytoday trade project.
Why: Let’s make a deal.
When: Drop-off, Fri., 1-9 p.m. Barter, Sat., 1-4 p.m.
Where: G727, 727 S. Spring St., b/t E. Seventh & E. Eighth Sts., Downtown (323-683-6640).

Dosa Truck
What: South Indian street food and jazzy chutneys served fresh from one of the latest mobile muncheries to hit the scene.
Why: You’ve got crepe expectations.
When: Hunger strikes.
Where: Follow your nose or twitter.com/dosatruck.

Matteo Sample Sale
Up to 75 percent off sheets, duvets, blankets, throws, and all else in the luxury Italian bedding collection.
Why: It’s in the sack.
When: Thurs.-Sun., 10:30 a.m.-7 p.m.
Where: 912 E. Third St., b/t Alameda St. & Santa Fe Ave., Downtown.

Catch Me If You Can: a Mystery Bike Ride

What: A whirlwind tour on two wheels featuring prizes, performances, and parties benefitting The Pablove Foundation.
Why: A not-so-vicious cycle.
When: Sun. Ride, 4-8 p.m.; party, 8 p.m.-midnight.
Where: Ride, Orange 20 Bikes, 4351 Melrose Ave., at Heliotrope Dr., Hel-Mel (323-662-4537‎). Party, secret location to be announced that day. R.S.V.P. to catchmeifyoucanrsvp@gmail.com.