Relish Summer Sale
What: Up to 50 percent off spring/summer items by Marni, Dries van Noten, and Balenciaga.
Why: Pinch your pennies if you fancy a change.
When: Thru July 31. Mon.-Fri., 10 a.m.-6 p.m.; Sat., 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
Where: 3312 Cady’s Alley NW, b/t 33rd & 34th Sts. (202-333-5343).
El Chucho – Cocina Superior Opens
What: The team behind Silver Spring’s Jackie’s and Quarry House Tavern brings Mexican street food (and chef Diana Davila-Boldin) to Columbia Heights. Enjoy grilled corn, tacos, and more than 50 tequilas on the roof.
Why: Another week, another spot with margaritas on tap.
When: Sun.-Thurs., 4 p.m.-1 a.m.; Fri. & Sat., 4 p.m.-2 a.m.
Where: 3313 11th St. NW, b/t Park Rd. & Lamont St. (202-290-3313).
Namaste at the Corcoran Gallery of Art
What: Salute the sun and reach for the beach when you take in the Richard Diebenkorn retrospective, The Ocean Park Series.
Why: Fruit smoothies and a Beach Boys cover band kick off the miniseries.
When: Sat., 9 a.m. (Also July 14 & 21.)
Where: 500 17th St. NW, at New York Ave. (202-639-1700). Register ($25) at getinvolved.corcoran.org.
Breasts: a Natural and Unnatural History
What: Outside scribe Florence Williams traces the life cycle of man magnets.
Why: This book is no bust.
When: Sun., 5 p.m.
Where: Politics and Prose, 5015 Connecticut Ave. NW, at Nebraska Ave. (202-364-1919). Admission is free.
What: A buildings-themed course conceived by area architects raises the bar under par.
Why: Take it easy, Tiger.
When: Thru Sept. 3.
Where: National Building Museum, 401 F St. NW, b/t 4th & 5th Sts. (202-272-2448). Each round is $5.
The Spa at Four Seasons Hotel Debuts Amala Skin Care
What: The discreet oasis is the exclusive D.C. outpost for the plant-based line founded in the German Alps.
Why: Splurge on facial treatments boosted by jasmine, cocoa bean, and fig ($95-$210).
When: By appt.
Where: 2800 Pennsylvania Ave. NW, at M St. (202-944-2022).
Photo: Courtesy of Relish