Sunday is the last day for Ski Center’s Winter Season Kickoff Sale. Find a deal at this once-per-year event. Last season’s snowboards, skis and clothing are reduced 30 to 60 percent. New gear is discounted 10 percent. Noon-5 p.m. 4300 Fordham Rd. NW. 202-966-4474. www.skicenter.com
Brides-to-be, do your part for Brides Against Breast Cancer and find a dreamy dress at the charity’s wedding gown sale at the Dupont Circle Hotel. Most prices range between $99 and $799, and the selection includes new designer frocks valued up to $8,000. Proceeds go to the organization, which supports education, resources and outreach for people with the disease. 11 a.m.- 5 p.m. Sunday. 1500 New Hampshire Ave. NW. bridesagainstbreastcancer.org
If your lawn is looking less than stellar, now’s the time to get it in shape for next season. Lowe’s is discounting Scotts Turf Builder EZ Seed by 50 percent. A 20-pound bag is $24.99, a 10 pounder is $14.47. Offer ends Monday. At stores in Maryland and Virginia.
At Via Gypset, a new consignment boutique, the brainchild of Washingtonian Isabella Polles, you’ll find items combining urban chic with a bohemian aesthetic. Think vintage sequin shifts and bright patterns. The shop also offers a limited collection of home accessories. And because shopping can lead to hunger pangs, satisfy them downstairs at Cafe Sorriso, a Polles-family-owned enterprise. Noon-8 p.m. Tuesday-Friday. 2311 Calvert St. NW. 202-803-2874. www.viagypset.com.
Janet Bennett Kelly