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This Weekend’s Events and Sales: 30 Percent Off Betsey Johnson; 80 Percent Off Richard Chai

• The first 500 people to spend $117.50 or more on Diesel Only the Brave merchandise at select Macy’s locations will receive two general-admission tickets to a private concert with Common on August 26. Starts 8/10. Various Macy’s locations: Herald Square, Rego Park, Kings Plaza, Garden State Plaza, and Cross Country.

• Former New York Yankees player Bernie Williams will be signing autographs at the new JCPenney. Manhattan Mall, 901 Sixth Ave., at 33rd St. (212-295-6120); 11–1.

• The spring/summer 2009 collection of bags and scarves is 40 percent off at Ananas. The Coco leather clutch is $58 (originally $98), and the Vanessa leather messenger bag is $318 (originally $530). Through 8/16. 248 Elizabeth St., nr. Prince St. (212-925-2502); daily 11:30—7:30.

• Spring ready-to-wear and swimwear is up to 80 percent off at the Mara Hoffman sample sale. Bikinis are $30 (originally $170) and silk dresses are $60 (originally $385). Prices start at $15. 120 W. 28th St., nr. Sixth Ave.; Th—F (10—7), S (11—6).

• The in-house collection is 40 percent off and garb from new designers is 50 percent off at No. 6 boutique. 6 Centre Market Pl., nr. Grand St. (212-226-5759); T—S (noon—7), Su (noon—6).

• Lauren Wolf’s sterling silver and steel jewelry is up to 70 percent off at Through 8/11. Online only.

• Men’s and women’s T-shirts, knits, skirts, sweaters, shoes, and more from brands like Miss Sixty, Energie, and Staerk are $29.99 or less. The Miss Sixty Rose St. bubble-hem dress is $29.99 (originally $199) and Energie short-sleeve button-down shirts are $29.99 (originally $159). 260 Fifth Ave., nr. 28th St. (212-725-5400); M—F (9—7), S—Su (11—7).

• Take 30 percent off already-reduced merchandise at Betsey Johnson. Various hours and locations.

• Take 30 to 75 percent off men’s and women’s apparel from designers like Isabel Marant, Acne, Steven Alan, Vena Cava, and more at the Stuart & Wright sample sale. 85 Lafayette Ave., nr. S. Elliott Pl. (718-797-0011); Th—S (10—8), Su (noon—6).

• Find discounts of 25 to 75 percent at Epaulet’s summer sale. 231 Smith St., nr. Butler St., Carroll Gardens, Brooklyn (718-522-3800); T—S (noon—8), Su (noon—6).

• Ready-to-wear, jeans, shoes, accessories, and the exclusive Acne x Lanvin capsule collection are up to 50 percent off at Acne. 10 Greene St., nr. Grand St. (212-625-2828); M—S (11—7), Su (noon—7).

• Women’s runway, ready-to-wear, and accessories are 50 to 80 percent off at the Richard Chai sample sale. Through 8/14. 107 Grand St., nr. Mercer St.; 10—6.

• Dresses, jackets, shoes, and more from Venexiana designer Kati Stern are 70 to 80 percent off. Items that were originally $170 to $1,750 are now $50 to $350. 335 W. 35th St., nr. Eighth Ave., eighth fl. (212-629-6868); F—M (10—7).

This Weekend’s Events and Sales: 30 Percent Off Betsey Johnson; 80 Percent Off Richard Chai