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    Old Pasadena Food Tasting Tour, Monday, January 1, 2018 10:30 am Old Pasadena Food Tasting Tour, Monday, January 1, 2018 10:30 am
    Old Pasadena Food Tasting Tour May 20, 2018
    10:30 am–2:00 pm
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    Saturday : 10:30am–2:00pm
    Sunday : 10:30am–2:00pm
    Presented by: Melting Pot Tours
    Stops throughout Old Pasadena
    Pasadena, CA 91105

    424.247.9666
    www.meltingpottours.com


    Adults $75; Children 5-12 yrs. $50

    Experience the history, architecture and folklore of Old Pasadena with Melting Pot Food Tours. Colorful alleys and secret thru-ways spice up the walk as you seek out spectacular ethnic eateries and sweet stuff havens in historic Old Pasadena. Enjoy all the fascinating stories behind the foods when you explore this historic district, once just a sunny haven of colorful orange groves.

    Here's what you can expect on the Old Pasadena Food Tour:

    • Cafes and restaurants specializing in world cuisine (Middle Eastern, South American, Indian, Oaxacan)
    • An artisan ice cream shop
    • A tranquil tea bar and shop filled with teas from around the world
    • An exquisite chocolatier
    • A California olive oil store and cafe
    • A handmade soap kitchen

    Whenever possible, you'll be met and hosted by these special merchants who proudly share their incredible offerings. The tour concludes back at the original starting point. The food samples along the way are filling enough so that for most people lunch afterward is not necessary.

    Tours run weekly on Saturdays and Sundays from 10:30am-2:00pm.

    SPECIAL OPMD DISCOUNT: Save 10% on Adult Tour tickets with the promo code VISPAS - good through December 31, 2018.

     

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    Armory Exhibition: Birth Death Breath, Sunday, February 18, 2018 Armory Exhibition: Birth Death Breath, Sunday, February 18, 2018
    Armory Exhibition: Birth Death Breath February 18, 2018 - June 10, 2018
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    The Armory Center for the Arts presents Diane Christiansen and Jeanne Dunning's Birth Death Breath, an opera “performed” by inflatable lawn decorations in various stages of inflation and deflation. As the characters rise from the ground and begin to sing, they experience their inflation as a kind of coming back to life, prompting them to ponder great existential questions about life, death, purpose, and meaning through their songs.

    Armory galleries are open Wednesdays through Mondays (closed Tuesdays) from 12 noon to 5:00pm. Admission is always free.

    Armory Center for the Arts


    145 N. Raymond Avenue
    Pasadena, CA 91103
    626.792.5101
    www.armoryarts.org

    The Armory Center for the Arts, housed in Pasadena’s historical 1932 National Guard Building, serves as the city’s hub for art education in its myriad forms. It originated as the education department of the Pasadena Art Museum in 1947 with classes led by artists whose teaching concepts grew out of the museum's exhibitions of modern art. This education program became known as the Pasadena Art Workshops after the museum closed in 1974. Without a permanent space for exhibitions, the workshops used professional artists as teachers and focused on the development of arts programs that presented alternative forms of learning. By working in partnerships with schools, libraries, parks, neighborhood groups, community centers, and city agencies, the museum’s programs brought the arts to new audiences – a trend that continues to this day.

    Opening in its permanent space on Raymond Avenue in 1989, the center underwent a $2.4 million transformation in 2002 to create an additional 6,800 square feet of classrooms and studio spaces for drawing and painting, digital arts, and photography. Today it offers a wide range of programs and studio classes for all ages, as well as exhibitions in its galleries, year around.  Galleries are open daily from noon - 5:00pm, and closed on Tuesdays.

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    A Breach in the Realm of Beliefs, Sunday, February 25, 2018 A Breach in the Realm of Beliefs, Sunday, February 25, 2018
    A Breach in the Realm of Beliefs February 25, 2018 - June 17, 2018
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    After examining vectors of oppression down to the quantum scale, Jennifer Moon returns from her adventures of mapping shame and trauma within forms of identification to present a new musical video installation ignited by a rejuvenated commitment to fantasy and magic.

    Inspired by two iconic songs—”How Far I’ll Go” and “I Am Moana (Song of the Ancestors)”—from the 3D-animated musical film Moana, A Breach in the Realm of Beliefs offers a sincere attempt to retrieve lost faith by re-orientating and repurposing Disney’s commodification of feel-good inspirational music to instill an emotional call to revolution that cannot be silenced. Bracketed between these two musical videos is a third video element that will be released in parts, evolving and expanding throughout the exhibition, chronicling the artist’s efforts in “real time” to implement her revolutionary goals in life and love. 

    In addition to her solo exhibition in the Armory’s Mezzanine Gallery East, Jennifer Moon has joined forces with the artist laub to create Mr. Snuggles FOREVER, a magic-infused installation in the stairwell of the Armory celebrating the life, death, and afterlife of Mr. Snuggles, Moon’s beloved canine familiar who has become a symbol of revolutionary relational love.

    Armory galleries are open daily from 12 to 5 pm (closed Tuesdays). Admission is always free.

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    Dreaming the Universe: The Intersection of Science, Fiction, & Southern California, Saturday, March 3, 2018 Dreaming the Universe: The Intersection of Science, Fiction, & Southern California, Saturday, March 3, 2018
    Dreaming the Universe: The Intersection of Science, Fiction, & Southern California March 3, 2018 - September 2, 2018
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    Pasadena Museum of History's exhibition Dreaming the Universe: The Intersection of Science, Fiction, & Southern California ventures into the world of science fiction that was created right here in Southern California between the 1930s and 1980s and how it interacted with the advances of science, the changes in technology, and shifts in American society. Curated by Nick Smith, former president of Los Angeles Science Fantasy Society, the exhibition will bring together an unusual range of artifacts, fine and graphic arts, books, ephemera, and photographs.

    From the comic strip space hero Buck Rogers in the 1930s to the dystopian depiction of Los Angeles in Blade Runner (1982), the parallel worlds, alternative universes, and culturally unique societies depicted in science fiction contrasted sharply with cultural and political norms of the day. Science fiction is often regarded as the literature of the imagination, but it was here in Southern California that the worlds of speculation, science, and society overlapped in ways that helped change the world.

    Southern California ushered in the Rocket Age in 1936 with the first rocket tests in Pasadena's Arroyo Seco. The growth of the aeronautics industry in the area was closely paralleled by the growth of the creative science fiction community. Dreaming the Universe will examine visionary creators – Ray Bradbury, Octavia Butler, Frank Kelly Freas, Syd Mead, Emil Petaja, and Edgar Rice Burroughs – and the books, fanzines, art, and media they created. Attention will also be given to the fans of science fiction, individuals such as Forrest Ackerman, as well as fan organizations.

    Pasadena Museum of History


    470 W. Walnut Street
    Pasadena, CA 91103
    626-577-1660
    pasadenahistory.org

    The Pasadena Museum of History’s collections, exhibits, and programs provide educational resources for the public to increase understanding and appreciation of history, culture, and science in Pasadena and neighboring communities. Founded in 1924 as the Pasadena Historical Society, the Pasadena Museum of History operates the only Museum and Research Library devoted solely to preserving and educating the community about the history of Pasadena and the west San Gabriel Valley.

    The Museum's valuable archival collection includes over 1,000,000 historical photographs, original manuscripts, books, maps, architectural records, costumes, and other artifacts. Spanning the years 1850 to present, this is the largest and most comprehensive collection relating to the history of the west San Gabriel Valley. Significant collections include the Tournament of Roses Collection, Pasadena Black History Collection, Pasadena Star-News historic archives, and the Sylvanus Marston Architectural Collection.

    Since 1970, the Museum has been headquartered on the 2.1-acre grounds of the Fenyes Estate, a Pasadena Cultural Landmark that is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. The Museum's 1906 Beaux Arts Fenyes Mansion contains approximately thirteen rooms with original Victorian furnishing and a historically significant painting collection. Named for its founders, Eva and Adalbert Fenyes, the home became a California version of the kind of "salon" popular on the East Coast and in Europe.

     

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    Mounts Toward Infinity Exhibition, Saturday, May 12, 2018 Mounts Toward Infinity Exhibition, Saturday, May 12, 2018
    Mounts Toward Infinity Exhibition May 12, 2018 - June 30, 2018
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    Gold Bug hosts "Mounts Toward Infinity," an exhibition inspired by Odilon Redon's "Eye-Balloon: The Eye, Like a Strange Balloon Mounts Toward Infinity" and featuring a menagerie of exotic birds prepared by local taxidermist Elizabeth Mills.  

    Debuting during BoldPas, the exhibition honors both Poe and Redon and treats visitors to floating, surreal eye-balloons, taxidermy birds, and eye-opening treasures.

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    Museums of the Arroyo Day, Sunday, May 20, 2018 12:00 pm Museums of the Arroyo Day, Sunday, May 20, 2018 12:00 pm
    Museums of the Arroyo Day May 20, 2018
    12:00 pm–5:00 pm
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    Museums of the Arroyo Day


    12:00pm–5:00pm
    Presented by: Museums of the Arroyo
    470 W. Walnut Street
    Pasadena, CA 91103
    www.museumsofthearroyo.com


    Pasadena Museum of History and five additional museum locations
    Freee

    Explore great architecture, historical discoveries, family fun and entertainment for free at six local museums -- including Pasadena's Gamble House, Pasadena Museum of History -- during the 2018 Museums of the Arroyo (MOTA) Day.

    Climb into a retired LAPD helicopter, check out blacksmith demonstrations, craft a spaceship, and discover what continues to make the Arroyo Seco a bustling, vibrant arts-driven community that crosses neighborhoods and social boundaries.

    MOTA Day takes place from noon to 5 p.m. with last entry at 4:00pm. 

    Special events at the Pasadena locations include:

    The Gamble House: Visitors can tour the 1908 Arts and Crafts gem that is on the National Registry of Historic Places; free refreshments. Check out a Back to the Future style DeLorean “Time Machine” and visit with Doc Brown – his house was the Gamble House Bookstore. Kids and adults can play lawn games and explore the crafts table.

    Pasadena Museum of History: Visitors can view the current exhibition “Dreaming the Universe: The Intersection of Science, Technology and Southern California.”  Kids can craft their own spaceship and/or rocket. Star Wars volunteer costume groups will be on hand for photographs and more. The Arcane Theatre Works will present a series of readings from “Martians – An Evening with Ray Bradbury.” Additionally, guests can take a mini-tour of the Fenyes Mansion as well as the Finnish Folk Museum a replica of a 19th Century Finnish farmhouse.

    Free shuttles connect all museums so visitors can park their car once to experience the arts, culture and history of the Arroyo. See MOTA website for parking locations, shuttles routes and other MOTA Day information.

    With so much to do and see – and only a few hours to do it – visitors are encouraged to best plan their visits and to pace themselves accordingly. Organizers stress that guests should plan to visit no more than three museums for a satisfying MOTA Day experience.

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    Dog Haus Running Club, Tuesday, November 7, 2017 6:00 pm Dog Haus Running Club, Tuesday, November 7, 2017 6:00 pm
    Dog Haus Running Club May 22, 2018
    6:00 pm–8:30 pm
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    Tuesday : 6:00pm–8:30pm

    The Dog Haus Running Club Pasadena meets every Tuesday night (rain or shine) at 6:00pm at Dog Haus Biergarten for a free 5k fun run, followed by a short yoga stretch, then Happy Hour at the pub!  Come meet new faces, burn some calories, and then imbibe in some tasty drinks with your new friends! 

    Incentives: They keep track of your runs each time you attend to earn...

    • 10 Runs - FREE Tech Running T-Shirt + 10% discount at Run With Us
    • 20 Runs - FREE Aluminum Water Bottle from Crossfit626
    • 50 Runs- Awesome 50 half century club shirts!

    Remember to hydrate and a water bottle to replenish yourself after the run.

    FITNESS. FUN. PHILANTHROPY

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    Old Pasadena Food Tasting Tour, Monday, January 1, 2018 10:30 am Old Pasadena Food Tasting Tour, Monday, January 1, 2018 10:30 am
    Old Pasadena Food Tasting Tour May 26, 2018
    10:30 am–2:00 pm
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    Saturday : 10:30am–2:00pm
    Sunday : 10:30am–2:00pm
    Presented by: Melting Pot Tours
    Stops throughout Old Pasadena
    Pasadena, CA 91105

    424.247.9666
    www.meltingpottours.com


    Adults $75; Children 5-12 yrs. $50

    Experience the history, architecture and folklore of Old Pasadena with Melting Pot Food Tours. Colorful alleys and secret thru-ways spice up the walk as you seek out spectacular ethnic eateries and sweet stuff havens in historic Old Pasadena. Enjoy all the fascinating stories behind the foods when you explore this historic district, once just a sunny haven of colorful orange groves.

    Here's what you can expect on the Old Pasadena Food Tour:

    • Cafes and restaurants specializing in world cuisine (Middle Eastern, South American, Indian, Oaxacan)
    • An artisan ice cream shop
    • A tranquil tea bar and shop filled with teas from around the world
    • An exquisite chocolatier
    • A California olive oil store and cafe
    • A handmade soap kitchen

    Whenever possible, you'll be met and hosted by these special merchants who proudly share their incredible offerings. The tour concludes back at the original starting point. The food samples along the way are filling enough so that for most people lunch afterward is not necessary.

    Tours run weekly on Saturdays and Sundays from 10:30am-2:00pm.

    SPECIAL OPMD DISCOUNT: Save 10% on Adult Tour tickets with the promo code VISPAS - good through December 31, 2018.

     

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    Old Pasadena Food Tasting Tour, Monday, January 1, 2018 10:30 am Old Pasadena Food Tasting Tour, Monday, January 1, 2018 10:30 am
    Old Pasadena Food Tasting Tour May 27, 2018
    10:30 am–2:00 pm
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    Saturday : 10:30am–2:00pm
    Sunday : 10:30am–2:00pm
    Presented by: Melting Pot Tours
    Stops throughout Old Pasadena
    Pasadena, CA 91105

    424.247.9666
    www.meltingpottours.com


    Adults $75; Children 5-12 yrs. $50

    Experience the history, architecture and folklore of Old Pasadena with Melting Pot Food Tours. Colorful alleys and secret thru-ways spice up the walk as you seek out spectacular ethnic eateries and sweet stuff havens in historic Old Pasadena. Enjoy all the fascinating stories behind the foods when you explore this historic district, once just a sunny haven of colorful orange groves.

    Here's what you can expect on the Old Pasadena Food Tour:

    • Cafes and restaurants specializing in world cuisine (Middle Eastern, South American, Indian, Oaxacan)
    • An artisan ice cream shop
    • A tranquil tea bar and shop filled with teas from around the world
    • An exquisite chocolatier
    • A California olive oil store and cafe
    • A handmade soap kitchen

    Whenever possible, you'll be met and hosted by these special merchants who proudly share their incredible offerings. The tour concludes back at the original starting point. The food samples along the way are filling enough so that for most people lunch afterward is not necessary.

    Tours run weekly on Saturdays and Sundays from 10:30am-2:00pm.

    SPECIAL OPMD DISCOUNT: Save 10% on Adult Tour tickets with the promo code VISPAS - good through December 31, 2018.

     

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    Memorial Day BBQ & Dance, Monday, May 28, 2018 12:00 pm Memorial Day BBQ & Dance, Monday, May 28, 2018 12:00 pm
    Memorial Day BBQ & Dance May 28, 2018
    12:00 pm–2:30 pm
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    Dog Haus Running Club, Tuesday, November 7, 2017 6:00 pm Dog Haus Running Club, Tuesday, November 7, 2017 6:00 pm
    Dog Haus Running Club May 29, 2018
    6:00 pm–8:30 pm
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    Tuesday : 6:00pm–8:30pm

    The Dog Haus Running Club Pasadena meets every Tuesday night (rain or shine) at 6:00pm at Dog Haus Biergarten for a free 5k fun run, followed by a short yoga stretch, then Happy Hour at the pub!  Come meet new faces, burn some calories, and then imbibe in some tasty drinks with your new friends! 

    Incentives: They keep track of your runs each time you attend to earn...

    • 10 Runs - FREE Tech Running T-Shirt + 10% discount at Run With Us
    • 20 Runs - FREE Aluminum Water Bottle from Crossfit626
    • 50 Runs- Awesome 50 half century club shirts!

    Remember to hydrate and a water bottle to replenish yourself after the run.

    FITNESS. FUN. PHILANTHROPY

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    Olive Oil 101, Tuesday, May 29, 2018 6:30 pm Olive Oil 101, Tuesday, May 29, 2018 6:30 pm
    Olive Oil 101 May 29, 2018
    6:30 pm–8:00 pm
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    Olive Oil 101


    6:30pm–8:00pm

    Learn all about olive oil from We Olive Pasadena owner Ervin Galvan, who goes into detail on how to know when you are buying good quality oil and the health benefits that come when using EVOO in your daily lifestyle. Join a fun class with oil tastings, wine and food!

    Participants receive a free 5 oz. Bottle with the oil/balsamic of your choice.

    Included in class:
    • One glass of wine
    • We Olive meal
    • 5oz. Bottle 

    Space is limited, so reserve a spot: Call 626-787-1000 or 
    RSVP online

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    Old Pasadena Food Tasting Tour, Monday, January 1, 2018 10:30 am Old Pasadena Food Tasting Tour, Monday, January 1, 2018 10:30 am
    Old Pasadena Food Tasting Tour June 2, 2018
    10:30 am–2:00 pm
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    Saturday : 10:30am–2:00pm
    Sunday : 10:30am–2:00pm
    Presented by: Melting Pot Tours
    Stops throughout Old Pasadena
    Pasadena, CA 91105

    424.247.9666
    www.meltingpottours.com


    Adults $75; Children 5-12 yrs. $50

    Experience the history, architecture and folklore of Old Pasadena with Melting Pot Food Tours. Colorful alleys and secret thru-ways spice up the walk as you seek out spectacular ethnic eateries and sweet stuff havens in historic Old Pasadena. Enjoy all the fascinating stories behind the foods when you explore this historic district, once just a sunny haven of colorful orange groves.

    Here's what you can expect on the Old Pasadena Food Tour:

    • Cafes and restaurants specializing in world cuisine (Middle Eastern, South American, Indian, Oaxacan)
    • An artisan ice cream shop
    • A tranquil tea bar and shop filled with teas from around the world
    • An exquisite chocolatier
    • A California olive oil store and cafe
    • A handmade soap kitchen

    Whenever possible, you'll be met and hosted by these special merchants who proudly share their incredible offerings. The tour concludes back at the original starting point. The food samples along the way are filling enough so that for most people lunch afterward is not necessary.

    Tours run weekly on Saturdays and Sundays from 10:30am-2:00pm.

    SPECIAL OPMD DISCOUNT: Save 10% on Adult Tour tickets with the promo code VISPAS - good through December 31, 2018.

     

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    Pasadena Heritage Walking Tour, Saturday, June 2, 2018 9:00 am Pasadena Heritage Walking Tour, Saturday, June 2, 2018 9:00 am
    Pasadena Heritage Walking Tour June 2, 2018
    9:00 am–11:15 am
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    Pasadena Heritage Walking Tour


    9:00am–11:15am

    Pasadena Heritage hosts a monthly edition of the Old Pasadena Walking Tour, their most popular tour. 

    Pasadena's original downtown, once slated for demolition, is now a shopping and dining destination attracting thousands of visitors every month. Without Pasadena Heritage, this National Register Historic District would have been leveled and all its history and architecture destroyed. Instead, today it is one of the finest examples of downtown revitalization in the country. Tour Old Pasadena with an experienced docent, see the renaissance and enjoy the architectural variety, fascinating history, virtually unchanged alleyways, and all the authentic details that keep history alive in the 21st Century.

    Ticket information

    The cost for the tour is $15 for members and $18 for nonmembers. Reservations are required.   Buy your tickets  at www.pasadenaheritage.org.  To purchase by phone, call Pasadena Heritage at 626.441.6333. Advanced reservations are highly recommended.  Please note that the tours are exterior only.  All tours are docent led.

     

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    KCRW Summer Nights: Pinky Pinky, Saturday, June 2, 2018 7:30 pm KCRW Summer Nights: Pinky Pinky, Saturday, June 2, 2018 7:30 pm
    KCRW Summer Nights: Pinky Pinky June 2, 2018
    7:30 pm–9:00 pm
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    KCRW Summer Nights: Pinky Pinky


    7:30pm–9:00pm

    Experience Pinky Pinky live and KCRW DJ Dan Wilcox in the beautiful One Colorado courtyard, located in the heart of Old Pasadena. Feel free to come early and get a bite or a drink at the bar – bring a friend and make a night out of it! You can hear the music and catch a peek of the show if you get there in time to snag a table on the patio at one of the courtyard restaurants. It’s a quick walk from the the Metro to the Gold Line stop at Memorial Park. 

    Pinky Pinky is a three-piece band fronted by three LA teenagers: Isabelle Fields (17, Guitar), Eva Chambers (17, Bass), and Anastasia Sanchez (19, Vocals/Drums). The trio preach good, clean, fun with a nod to the greats of yesteryear and commitment toward the future. Co-Produced by Hanni El Khatib & Jonny Bell (Crystal Antlers).

    Put on your dancing shoes for this family-friendly event! See the entire KCRW Summer Nights line-up online

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    Old Pasadena Food Tasting Tour, Monday, January 1, 2018 10:30 am Old Pasadena Food Tasting Tour, Monday, January 1, 2018 10:30 am
    Old Pasadena Food Tasting Tour June 3, 2018
    10:30 am–2:00 pm
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    Saturday : 10:30am–2:00pm
    Sunday : 10:30am–2:00pm
    Presented by: Melting Pot Tours
    Stops throughout Old Pasadena
    Pasadena, CA 91105

    424.247.9666
    www.meltingpottours.com


    Adults $75; Children 5-12 yrs. $50

    Experience the history, architecture and folklore of Old Pasadena with Melting Pot Food Tours. Colorful alleys and secret thru-ways spice up the walk as you seek out spectacular ethnic eateries and sweet stuff havens in historic Old Pasadena. Enjoy all the fascinating stories behind the foods when you explore this historic district, once just a sunny haven of colorful orange groves.

    Here's what you can expect on the Old Pasadena Food Tour:

    • Cafes and restaurants specializing in world cuisine (Middle Eastern, South American, Indian, Oaxacan)
    • An artisan ice cream shop
    • A tranquil tea bar and shop filled with teas from around the world
    • An exquisite chocolatier
    • A California olive oil store and cafe
    • A handmade soap kitchen

    Whenever possible, you'll be met and hosted by these special merchants who proudly share their incredible offerings. The tour concludes back at the original starting point. The food samples along the way are filling enough so that for most people lunch afterward is not necessary.

    Tours run weekly on Saturdays and Sundays from 10:30am-2:00pm.

    SPECIAL OPMD DISCOUNT: Save 10% on Adult Tour tickets with the promo code VISPAS - good through December 31, 2018.

     

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    Castle Green Spring Home Tour, Sunday, June 3, 2018 1:00 pm Castle Green Spring Home Tour, Sunday, June 3, 2018 1:00 pm
    Castle Green Spring Home Tour June 3, 2018
    1:00 pm–5:00 pm
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    Castle Green Spring Home Tour


    1:00pm–5:00pm
    Presented by: Castle Catering
    99 S. Raymond Avenue
    Pasadena, CA 91105

    626.824.8482
    www.friendsofcastlegreen.org


    $30.00 in advance of Brown Paper Tickets; $35 Day of event

    Castle Green celebrates its 120th anniversary year by hosting a special spring tour. See the finished restoration of the iconic bridge's interior. Explore this grand Victorian building, with its exotic Moorish and Turkish Rooms designed as a place for ladies to write letters during their vacations to lovely Pasadena. Enjoy the splendor of the Grand Salon, where you can take in the view of the Grand staircase and lush front grounds. Sip lemonade on the veranda and visit many private apartments, each unique in decor. 

    Hidden treasures from the Castle's archives will be on display for the first time. These artifacts were used to restore this historic building, including the castings of the dragon corbels and the decorative plaster-work on the bridge exterior, as well as the original porch lanterns.

    Special Appearance by Jack's Fat Cats all afternoon!

    Built in 1898, the Castle was designed by architect Frederick I. Roehrig with influence of Moorish, Spanish, and Victorian elements and has turn of the century glamour and charm.  Today, the Castle has become one of the most cherished historic buildings in Pasadena and remains a majestic centerpiece of the city.

    Gates open at 1:00 pm – you can arrive at your convenience through 5:00 pm.

     

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    Happy Birthday Pasadena Celebration, Sunday, June 3, 2018 1:00 pm Happy Birthday Pasadena Celebration, Sunday, June 3, 2018 1:00 pm
    Happy Birthday Pasadena Celebration June 3, 2018
    1:00 pm–4:00 pm
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    Happy Birthday Pasadena Celebration


    1:00pm–4:00pm

    Pasadena celebrates its 132nd year with robots and Storm Troopers, music by Gypsy Jambo, makeup and monsters, face painting, balloon art, activities stations galore, and – of course – birthday cake! The free, family-friendly party for the community takes its cue from the Museum’s popular exhibition Dreaming the Universe: The Intersection of Science, Fiction & Southern California. Party-goers are welcome to dress as their favorite science fiction characters, or come as you are.

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    Old Pasadena Food Tasting Tour, Monday, January 1, 2018 10:30 am Old Pasadena Food Tasting Tour, Monday, January 1, 2018 10:30 am
    Old Pasadena Food Tasting Tour June 9, 2018
    10:30 am–2:00 pm
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    Saturday : 10:30am–2:00pm
    Sunday : 10:30am–2:00pm
    Presented by: Melting Pot Tours
    Stops throughout Old Pasadena
    Pasadena, CA 91105

    424.247.9666
    www.meltingpottours.com


    Adults $75; Children 5-12 yrs. $50

    Experience the history, architecture and folklore of Old Pasadena with Melting Pot Food Tours. Colorful alleys and secret thru-ways spice up the walk as you seek out spectacular ethnic eateries and sweet stuff havens in historic Old Pasadena. Enjoy all the fascinating stories behind the foods when you explore this historic district, once just a sunny haven of colorful orange groves.

    Here's what you can expect on the Old Pasadena Food Tour:

    • Cafes and restaurants specializing in world cuisine (Middle Eastern, South American, Indian, Oaxacan)
    • An artisan ice cream shop
    • A tranquil tea bar and shop filled with teas from around the world
    • An exquisite chocolatier
    • A California olive oil store and cafe
    • A handmade soap kitchen

    Whenever possible, you'll be met and hosted by these special merchants who proudly share their incredible offerings. The tour concludes back at the original starting point. The food samples along the way are filling enough so that for most people lunch afterward is not necessary.

    Tours run weekly on Saturdays and Sundays from 10:30am-2:00pm.

    SPECIAL OPMD DISCOUNT: Save 10% on Adult Tour tickets with the promo code VISPAS - good through December 31, 2018.

     

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    Old Pasadena Food Tasting Tour, Monday, January 1, 2018 10:30 am Old Pasadena Food Tasting Tour, Monday, January 1, 2018 10:30 am
    Old Pasadena Food Tasting Tour June 10, 2018
    10:30 am–2:00 pm
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    Saturday : 10:30am–2:00pm
    Sunday : 10:30am–2:00pm
    Presented by: Melting Pot Tours
    Stops throughout Old Pasadena
    Pasadena, CA 91105

    424.247.9666
    www.meltingpottours.com


    Adults $75; Children 5-12 yrs. $50

    Experience the history, architecture and folklore of Old Pasadena with Melting Pot Food Tours. Colorful alleys and secret thru-ways spice up the walk as you seek out spectacular ethnic eateries and sweet stuff havens in historic Old Pasadena. Enjoy all the fascinating stories behind the foods when you explore this historic district, once just a sunny haven of colorful orange groves.

    Here's what you can expect on the Old Pasadena Food Tour:

    • Cafes and restaurants specializing in world cuisine (Middle Eastern, South American, Indian, Oaxacan)
    • An artisan ice cream shop
    • A tranquil tea bar and shop filled with teas from around the world
    • An exquisite chocolatier
    • A California olive oil store and cafe
    • A handmade soap kitchen

    Whenever possible, you'll be met and hosted by these special merchants who proudly share their incredible offerings. The tour concludes back at the original starting point. The food samples along the way are filling enough so that for most people lunch afterward is not necessary.

    Tours run weekly on Saturdays and Sundays from 10:30am-2:00pm.

    SPECIAL OPMD DISCOUNT: Save 10% on Adult Tour tickets with the promo code VISPAS - good through December 31, 2018.

     

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    Old Pasadena Food Tasting Tour, Monday, January 1, 2018 10:30 am Old Pasadena Food Tasting Tour, Monday, January 1, 2018 10:30 am
    Old Pasadena Food Tasting Tour June 16, 2018
    10:30 am–2:00 pm
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    Saturday : 10:30am–2:00pm
    Sunday : 10:30am–2:00pm
    Presented by: Melting Pot Tours
    Stops throughout Old Pasadena
    Pasadena, CA 91105

    424.247.9666
    www.meltingpottours.com


    Adults $75; Children 5-12 yrs. $50

    Experience the history, architecture and folklore of Old Pasadena with Melting Pot Food Tours. Colorful alleys and secret thru-ways spice up the walk as you seek out spectacular ethnic eateries and sweet stuff havens in historic Old Pasadena. Enjoy all the fascinating stories behind the foods when you explore this historic district, once just a sunny haven of colorful orange groves.

    Here's what you can expect on the Old Pasadena Food Tour:

    • Cafes and restaurants specializing in world cuisine (Middle Eastern, South American, Indian, Oaxacan)
    • An artisan ice cream shop
    • A tranquil tea bar and shop filled with teas from around the world
    • An exquisite chocolatier
    • A California olive oil store and cafe
    • A handmade soap kitchen

    Whenever possible, you'll be met and hosted by these special merchants who proudly share their incredible offerings. The tour concludes back at the original starting point. The food samples along the way are filling enough so that for most people lunch afterward is not necessary.

    Tours run weekly on Saturdays and Sundays from 10:30am-2:00pm.

    SPECIAL OPMD DISCOUNT: Save 10% on Adult Tour tickets with the promo code VISPAS - good through December 31, 2018.

     

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    KCRW Summer Nights: shey baba , Saturday, June 16, 2018 7:30 pm KCRW Summer Nights: shey baba , Saturday, June 16, 2018 7:30 pm
    KCRW Summer Nights: shey baba June 16, 2018
    7:30 pm–9:00 pm
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    KCRW Summer Nights: shey baba


    7:30pm–9:00pm

    Experience shey baba in live performance and a DJ set by Chris Douridas in the beautiful One Colorado Courtyard. In an age when music tends to feel rushed, shey baba an anomaly – he takes his time. The Los Angeles born singer / songwriter / multi-instrumentalist decided to spend two years in relative isolation patiently making what would become his stunning debut album entitled Requiem. With an incredible body of work now complete, shey baba is ready to share something very special with the world. It seems shey baba himself may have summed it up best: “I feel like I’m blooming in the 11th hour.”

    Put on your dancing shoes for this free, family-friendly event! See the entire KCRW Summer Nights schedule online

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    Old Pasadena Food Tasting Tour, Monday, January 1, 2018 10:30 am Old Pasadena Food Tasting Tour, Monday, January 1, 2018 10:30 am
    Old Pasadena Food Tasting Tour June 17, 2018
    10:30 am–2:00 pm
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    Old Pasadena Food Tasting Tour

    to
    Saturday : 10:30am–2:00pm
    Sunday : 10:30am–2:00pm
    Presented by: Melting Pot Tours
    Stops throughout Old Pasadena
    Pasadena, CA 91105

    424.247.9666
    www.meltingpottours.com


    Adults $75; Children 5-12 yrs. $50

    Experience the history, architecture and folklore of Old Pasadena with Melting Pot Food Tours. Colorful alleys and secret thru-ways spice up the walk as you seek out spectacular ethnic eateries and sweet stuff havens in historic Old Pasadena. Enjoy all the fascinating stories behind the foods when you explore this historic district, once just a sunny haven of colorful orange groves.

    Here's what you can expect on the Old Pasadena Food Tour:

    • Cafes and restaurants specializing in world cuisine (Middle Eastern, South American, Indian, Oaxacan)
    • An artisan ice cream shop
    • A tranquil tea bar and shop filled with teas from around the world
    • An exquisite chocolatier
    • A California olive oil store and cafe
    • A handmade soap kitchen

    Whenever possible, you'll be met and hosted by these special merchants who proudly share their incredible offerings. The tour concludes back at the original starting point. The food samples along the way are filling enough so that for most people lunch afterward is not necessary.

    Tours run weekly on Saturdays and Sundays from 10:30am-2:00pm.

    SPECIAL OPMD DISCOUNT: Save 10% on Adult Tour tickets with the promo code VISPAS - good through December 31, 2018.

     

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