The Weekend Guide

Boing! Boing! Boing! (Hey, what did you expect? It’s spring.)

Annenberg Community Beach House
New pool, volleyball courts, guesthouse, cafe, and more add up to five acres of public-access fun in the sun.
Why: Dive right in.
When: Preview tours, Fri., 10 a.m.-4 p.m.; grand opening, Sat., 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Facilities, daily, 8:30 a.m.-6 p.m.; pool opens in May.
Where: 415 Pacific Coast Hwy., Santa Monica (310-458-4904).

Small-Batch Social

What: Ammo hosts the first of its new monthly tasting parties with Tequila Ocho, known for complex, single-estate spirits.
Why: Very nice to meet you.
When: Thurs., 5:30-7:30 p.m.
Where: 1155 N. Highland Ave., b/t Lexington Ave. & Santa Monica Blvd., Hollywood (323-467-3293). Reservations recommended.

Multidesigner Sale

What: Special Alexandra Cassaniti, Hansel from Basel, and LD Tuttle samples and stock at extra-special prices.
Why: It’s a done deal.
When: Sat., 11 a.m.-3 p.m.
Where: Private residence, 1968 Kenmore Ave., b/t Finley & Franklin Aves., Los Feliz.

Creatures of Comfort Blowout
Take up to 90 percent off Acne; Karen Walker; Isabel Marant, and other hard-to-find, easy-to-love labels.
Why: Saled with a kiss.
When: Fri. & Sat., 10 a.m.-6 p.m.
Where: The CoC Apartment, 730 N. Edinburgh Ave., b/t Melrose & Waring Aves., West Hollywood.

Granta at Equator
Buy a book and join the lit mag for a fund-raiser benefiting the indie store during the throws of the L.A. Times Festival of Books.
Why: Turn the page.
When: Sat., 8:30-11:30 p.m.
Where: 1103 Abbot Kinney Blvd., at Westminster Ave., Venice (310-399-5544). R.S.V.P. to mail@equatorbooks.com.

Annenberg Community Beach House
415 Pacific Coast Hwy
@ Beach House Way
Santa Monica, CA 90402
415 Pacific Coast Hwy
bt California Incline & Entrada Rd
Santa Monica, CA 90402
1155 N Highland Ave
bt Lexington Ave & Santa Monica Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90038