Look what’s rolling into town.TRYSavory Meat Maki RollsWhat: Kushi Izakaya & Sushi introduces chicken, beef, and pork sushi (you read that right) cooked on a traditional Japanese charcoal bincho grill.Why: Meat lover specialties ($4-$8) include chicken breast with ume sour plum, pork belly with spicy miso, and sliced beef with gobo (burdock root).When: Mon.-Fri., 11:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. & 5:30-11 p.m.; Sat. & Sun., noon-2:30 p.m. & 5:30-11 p.m.Where: 465 K St. NW, b/t 4th & 5th Sts. (202-682-3123).PENWashington Writers’ SalonWhat: Rock & Roll Hotel hosts a night of creative collaboration for budding bards who have scrawled as much as a novel or as little as a Post-it.Why: Get the juices flowing with half-price burgers and $3 cocktails. When: First Wed. of every month, 6-8 p.m. Where: 1353 H St. NE, b/t 13th & 14th Sts. (202-388-7625). Admission is free.SHOPSwimwear SaleWhat: Up to 55 percent off YumNY’s suits — think patterned bandeau tops and ruffled bottoms in punchy colors.Why: Even more snazzy styles from the likes of Brette Sandler, Sofia by Vix, and Zimmermann.When: You’re not ready for summer to be over. Where: Online at swirl.com.BITEFire WorksWhat: New wood-fire pizza joint turns out pies ($9-$17) made with natural and locally sourced ingredients, like nitrate-free sausage and organic tomato sauce.Why: The Black Sheep with Purcellville lamb sausage, feta, and balsamic glaze or the Virginia Luau with Mt. Jackson’s Baker Farm ham, roasted pineapple, and Vidalia onions.When: Mon.-Thurs., 4-11 p.m.; Fri. & Sat., 4 p.m.-1 a.m.Where: 2350 Clarendon Blvd., Arlington (703-527-8700).SUBMIT5x5 FestivalWhat: Write a short play responding to the issues (the antiwar movement, smear politics) featured in political drama Something You Did as part of Theater J’s five-minute play fest.Why: E-mail email@example.com for a copy of the script, see the show, then pen your own. Selected works will be read during a performance on Oct. 3.When: Performances, tonight & Mon., 7:30 p.m. Entries due Sept. 15.Where: Washington D.C. Jewish Community Center, Aaron & Cecile Goldman Theater, 1529 16th St. NW, b/t Church & Q Sts. (202-777-3228). Admission is pay what you can.WOW USDailyCandy’s Start Small, Go Big ContestWhat: In celebration of our 10th anniversary, we’re helping three brilliant small businesses take it to the next level.Why: You could win $10,000, a trip to New York City, a write-up by DailyCandy editors, and a day at DailyCandy Academy, where you’ll hobnob and brainstorm with industry bigwigs.When: Enter by 10 a.m. EST on Sept. 6.Where: Online at dailycandy.com/startsmallgobig.