District Bar Prix Fixe Menu
What: Sidle up to the mahogany masterpiece for a three-course lesson in culinary perfection ($30, includes an adult drink). With three options each for starter and main, this could be a bi-weekly outing.
Why: We’d go with steamed mussels (garlic, tomato, habanero, basil), followed by the venison relleno (goat cheese, smoked corn puree, cherry tomatoes), topped off with a dark chocolate mousse s’more.
When: Tues.-Thurs. & Sun., 6-10:30 p.m.
Where: 6600 Sunset Blvd., at Seward St., Hollywood (323-962-8200).
Madison Outlet Opening and Sale
What: The new rear building houses the best marked-down merch from all store locations. Round out seasonal purchases with up to 70 percent off spring/summer styles from Marni, YSL, Chloé, Alexander Wang, and more.
Why: J Brand jeans ($65), Elizabeth & James button-down shirts ($78) and heels ($99), and more.
When: Mon.-Sat., 11 a.m.-7 p.m.; Sun., noon-5 p.m.
Where: 8115 Melrose Ave., b/t Kilkea Dr. & N. Crescent Heights Blvd., Melrose (323-651-3662).
Lomography Sample Sale
What: Picture this — 15-50 percent off cameras, lenses, film, accessories, tees, and more at the new L.A. location.
Why: The Diana, Pop 9, Colorsplash, Fisheye, and LC-A+ models are all discounted.
When: Sat., 10:30 a.m.-9 p.m.; Sun., 11 a.m.-7 p.m.
Where: 7998 Santa Monica Blvd., at N. Laurel Ave., West Hollywood (323-301-1414).
Frieda & Nellie Trunk Show
What: The NYC jewelry brand lands in L.A. for the first time, peddling its line of grown-up friendship bracelets and necklaces embellished with vintage elements.
Why: Giving these to your girlfriends is a lot safer than becoming blood sisters.
When: Thurs., 1-3:30 p.m.
Where: Asweet, 253 S. Beverly Dr., b/t Charleville Blvd. & Gregory Way, Beverly Hills (310-860-9265).
Show Me the Movies at the W Los Angeles-Westwood
What: Poolside screenings — and bites and sips from The Backyard resto — are the best way to ease into Monday. Get there early to snag a chaise, or round up some pals to rent a cabana ($100 in food and drink) with its own screen.
Why: This week’s selection is Up, our favorite cross-generational tearjerker. Plus, donations go to the Make-a-Wish Foundation.
When: Sun., 7 p.m.
Where: 930 Hilgard Ave., b/t Weyburn & Le Conte Aves., Westwood (310-208-8765).
Photo: Courtesy of Bowery Street Enterprises
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