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The Weekend Guide

legg mason tennis classic!

Game, set, match.

SPORT
Legg Mason Tennis Classic
What:
Watch players like Viktor Troicki, Gaël Monfils, and James Blake at the annual tournament responsible for Tennis Week in D.C.
Why: Proceeds benefit the Washington Tennis and Education Foundation and DailyCandy readers get a 20 percent discount for the Sat. afternoon match (use code CANDY).
When: Thru Sun.
Where: William H.G. FitzGerald Tennis Center, Rock Creek Park, 16th St. NW, at Kennedy St. NW (202-721-9500). Tickets ($40-$75) online at leggmasontennisclassic.com.

EAT
Squash Blossom Festival
What:
Oyamel’s José Andrés sprinkles more than 10,000 almighty flowers into dishes with heirloom tomatoes, sweet corn, pork rinds, and braised pork ($10-$14).
Why:
Pair it with homemade drinks like Honeydew Punch (melon, squash blossoms, lemon, mint, cucumber ice, and rum) or Maria Bruja (zucchini and tomatillo juice, aloe, basil, blossoms, and Chinaco Blanco).
When:
Thru Aug. 15.
Where:
401 7th St. NW, at D St. (202-628-1005).

ENTER
Start Small, Go Big

What: Calling all butchers, bakers, and artisan candlestick makers — this is your last chance to submit your budding business to our contest.
Why: Win a trip to New York City, a DailyCandy write-up, and industry advice from esteemed mentors (interior designer Jonathan Adler, renowned chef Marcus Samuelsson, Bravo’s Andy Cohen, and beauty innovator Kate Somerville).
When: By Fri., 10 a.m. EST.
Where: Online at dailycandy.com/startsmallgobig.

BUY
Charm Sale
What:
The Georgetown shop is peddling shoes, jewelry, and scarves at up to 50 percent off.
Why: Adorn yourself with pieces from Mystique, Love Quotes, Alexis Bittar, and Bounkit ($5-$300).
When: Thru Aug. 31. Mon.-Sat., 11 a.m.-7:30 p.m.; Sun., noon-6 p.m.
Where: 2910 M St. NW, b/t 29th & 30th Sts. (202-298-0420).

NIBBLE
Rabbit Salad & Grill Opens
What:
Hop over to a communal table at this new spot serving chef Katsuya Fukushima’s made-to-order salads and sandwiches.
Why: Sip wine while munching a mix of snow peas, mint, carrot pesto, pea sprouts, and citrus dressing ($10.50).
When: Daily, 11 a.m.-11 p.m.
Where: 3035 Clarendon Blvd., Arlington (703-243-5660).

Photo: Ketut Arnaya skip imagery / Getty Images

LOCATIONS
Rabbit Salad & Grill
3035 Clarendon Blvd
Arlington, VA 22201
703-243-5660
16th St NW
@ Kennedy St NW
Washington, DC 20011
202-722-5949
Charm
2910 M St NW
bt 29th & 30th Sts
Washington, DC 20007
202-298-0420
401 7th St NW
@ D St
Washington, DC 20004
202-628-1005
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