We’ll give you something to sing about.
Beachwood Canyon Song Circle
What: The first in a series of free (donations appreciated) evenings of music featuring singer-songwriters and their works and works in progress hosted by Sara Melson with Keaton Simons, Rob Giles, and Simone White.
Why: Someone’s got to dance on the floor in the round.
When: Fri., 7:30-10 p.m.
Where: Annie Besant Lodge, 2560 N. Beachwood Dr., at Glen Alder St., Beachwood Canyon.
Selima Optique and Selima Vintage Sample Sale
What: Get vintage Dior frames and other chic specs from the boutique eyewear line at up to 50 percent off retail on Swirl.
Why: You’ve gotta see it to believe it.
When: While supplies last (but DailyCandy readers get exclusive early access, so hurry!).
Where: Online at swirl.com. Ongoing sales include UES, Eberjey, and Rogan.
GreyAnt Moving Sale
What: Everything — current and past seasons’ overstock, original samples, the diffusion line, denim — priced to fly at $1-$20.
Why: Designer Grant Krajecki’s collection of dead stock and vintage inspiration is going out the door, too.
When: Sat., noon-5 p.m.
Where: 1061 W. Sunset Blvd., at N. Beaudry Ave., Echo Park (213-977-9028).
Curate Couture Biannual Sale
What: In the name of spring cleaning, take up to half off the vintage and consignment shop’s already well-priced selection of designer clothing and accessories.
Why: Ports 1961, Prada, and Maison Martin Margiela make for a clean sweep.
When: Tues.-Sat., 10 a.m.-6 p.m.; Sun., 10 a.m.-2 p.m.
Where: 11973 San Vicente Blvd., b/t S. Bundy Dr. & Montana Ave., Brentwood (310-472-1086).
A-List Sample Sale
What: New inventory and preowned (new with tags or barely worn) clothing, shoes, and handbags priced 50-75 percent off retail.
Why: Rick Owens, Chanel, Elizabeth and James, Vince, Rich & Skinny, and more.
When: Sun., 11 a.m.-4 p.m.
Where: 6019 Simpson Ave., b/t Calvert & Oxnard Sts., North Hollywood (323-841-3000).
Society for Rational Dress Sample Sale
What: Nab tees for $20-$50; dresses for $35-$90; leather skirts for $85-$150; sweaters for $45-$160; and all other samples, overstock, and one-of-a-kinds at up to 75 percent off retail.
Why: You might even be able to rationalize a pair of shoes.
When: Sat., 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
Where: The Reserve, Society for Rational Dress Studios, 255 S. Santa Fe Ave., at E. 3rd St., ste. 100, Industrial District (213-613-0757).
Mac & Cheeza
What: Larkin’s new comfort food, take-out joint for pasta plus cheese loaded with your choice of vegs, meat, and toppings mixed up and melted to please.
Why: A baking conveyor belt and eighteen toppings can’t be wrong.
When: Soft opening, Thurs. & Fri., 5-11 p.m.; Sat., noon-11 p.m.
Where: 223 W. Eighth St., b/t Broadway & Spring St., Downtown (213-622-3782). Cash only.