Calling all sassy pants.
Sassy City Chicks Fashion Bash
What: Scoop up clothing, jewelry, and handbags by designer brands and budding local labels for up to 80 percent off at the sample sale that includes cocktails, a DJ, and mini spa treatments.
Why: The first 25 shoppers to enter DailyCandy at checkout get free tickets and goodie bags. Didn’t win? Enter DALL10 at checkout for half off a tote ticket or GEN AD for a free general admission (bag not included).
When: Tonight, 5-10 p.m.
Where: Em the Venue, 1500 Dragon St., ste. d (214-749-1999). Tickets ($10-$25) online at sassycitychicks.com.
What: The exclusive 30-day event features deeply discounted home furnishings in luxe room vignettes created by top tastemakers and shops such as Horchow, The Container Store, and Wisteria.
Why: All proceeds benefit Dwell with Dignity, a nonprofit that designs spaces for impoverished families.
When: Sat.-May 12. Tues.-Sat., 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m.; Sun., noon-5 p.m.
Where: 1250 Slocum St., ste. 550.
Shakespeare Unplugged: Sonnet and Song
What: Local actress Joanna Schellenberg and the Denton Bach Players (a group of six North Texas-based musicians) serenade guests with a collection of Shakespeare’s sonnets and Elizabethan music.
Why: A neat-o night in a lovely lakeside setting.
When: Fri. & Sat., 8 p.m.
Where: Bath House Cultural Center, 521 E. Lawther Dr. Tickets ($5) at the door.
What: A garden party brimming with activities (hat-making class, recycling games), music (The Ackermans, Mack Price), and ecofriendly vendors.
Why: DyAnne DiSalvo-Ryan reads and signs City Green; all proceeds go to Promise of Peace Community Garden.
When: Sun., noon-5 p.m. Book reading and signing, 1-3 p.m.
Where: 7446 E. Grand Ave.
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