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    Old Pasadena Farmers Market, Sunday, July 28, 2013 Old Pasadena Farmers Market, Sunday, July 28, 2013
    Old Pasadena Farmers Market October 22, 2017
    9:00 am–2:00 pm
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    Old Pasadena Food Tasting Tour, Sunday, January 1, 2017 10:30 am Old Pasadena Food Tasting Tour, Sunday, January 1, 2017 10:30 am
    Old Pasadena Food Tasting Tour October 22, 2017
    10:30 am–2:00 pm
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    Old Pasadena Food Tasting Tour

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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 trendy poke shop
    • 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, 2017.

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    Royals of Pasadena: Rose Queen & Royal Court, Saturday, September 2, 2017 Royals of Pasadena: Rose Queen & Royal Court, Saturday, September 2, 2017
    Royals of Pasadena: Rose Queen & Royal Court September 2, 2017 - February 11, 2018
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    In honor of the inauguration of the 100th Rose Queen, Pasadena Museum of History presents an exhibition celebrating the Pasadena Tournament of Roses Royal Court. Exquisite Coronation gowns of past Rose Queens and Princesses are on display, as well as day wear, accessories, and jewelry from the Court wardrobes, all generously lent by former members of the Royal Court. A special highlight is Queen’s crowns from the past century, on loan from the Tournament of Roses.

    The museum is open Wednesday-Sunday, Noon to 5PM.

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    Pasta for the People at Union Restaurant, Sunday, October 1, 2017 5:00 pm Pasta for the People at Union Restaurant, Sunday, October 1, 2017 5:00 pm
    Pasta for the People at Union Restaurant October 1, 2017 - October 31, 2017
    5:00 pm–11:00 pm
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    5:00pm–11:00pm

    October is National Pasta Month, and Chef Bruce Kalman and his crew are celebrating all month long at Union with #PastaforthePeople: raising money for American Red Cross – Disaster Relief Efforts in Puerto Rico, Texas, and Florida. 

    Each week Chef Kalman will highlight one of his signature pasta dishes off his menu. Order featured pasta and a portion of the proceeds from each dish will go to support disaster relief efforts in Puerto Rico, Texas, and Florida.

    Here are the featured pastas by week:

    • Oct 1-7 – Bucatini Cacio e Pepe – Pecorino- Romano, black pepper, 63°C egg*
    • Oct 8-14 – Spaghetti alla Chitarra – San Marzano tomato, garlic, Fresno chile, Grana Padano
    • Oct 15-21 – Squid Ink Lumache – Maine Lobster, fennel, Meyer lemon, truffle butter
    • Oct 22-31 – Tagliatelle – Pork ragu, Grana Padano, gremolata
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    Sushi Roku's Drink Pink Month, Sunday, October 1, 2017 11:30 am Sushi Roku's Drink Pink Month, Sunday, October 1, 2017 11:30 am
    Sushi Roku's Drink Pink Month October 1, 2017 - October 31, 2017
    11:30 am–9:30 pm
    ONGOING
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    Below the Underground: Renegade Art and Action in 1990s Mexico, Saturday, October 14, 2017 12:00 pm Below the Underground: Renegade Art and Action in 1990s Mexico, Saturday, October 14, 2017 12:00 pm
    Below the Underground: Renegade Art and Action in 1990s Mexico October 14, 2017 - January 21, 2018
    12:00 pm–5:00 pm
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    Armory Center for the Arts joins the citywide Pacific Standard Time: LA/LA initiative with the exhibition "Below the Underground: Renegade Art and Action in 1990s Mexico."

    This exhibition examines diverse independent artist initiatives – from newly acquired brick and mortar spaces, to ad hoc street performances and interventions, living room galleries, clubs, collaboratively produced ‘zines, archives and collections, pirate radio programs, and more. The project also references pronounced divisions of class, race, and gender, with art objects themselves the tangible outcomes of many different conditions of creating, living, and experimenting within the same place. 

    The Armory Gallery is open Tuesday through Sunday, 12 noon to 5:00PM.

    About Pacific Standard Time LA/LA
    Below the Underground: Renegade Art and Action in 1990s Mexico is part of Pacific Standard Time: LA/LA, a far-reaching and ambitious exploration of Latin American and Latino art in dialogue with Los Angeles, taking place from September 2017 through January 2018 at more than 70 cultural institutions across Southern California. Pacific Standard Time is an initiative of the Getty. The presenting sponsor is Bank of America.

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    Norton Simon Fall Family Festival, Sunday, October 22, 2017 1:00 pm Norton Simon Fall Family Festival, Sunday, October 22, 2017 1:00 pm
    Norton Simon Fall Family Festival October 22, 2017
    1:00 pm–3:00 pm
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    Norton Simon Fall Family Festival


    1:00pm–3:00pm

    Enjoy a fun-filled, creativity-themed family festival at the Norton Simon! Create your own costumes inspired by artwork from the collections, join interactive tours, create your own storybook, engage with musicians in the galleries, and delight in story time. Free with admission. This activity is designed for families with children of all ages.

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    Healing Blue - Storytelling and Dance, Sunday, October 22, 2017 7:30 pm Healing Blue - Storytelling and Dance, Sunday, October 22, 2017 7:30 pm
    Healing Blue - Storytelling and Dance October 22, 2017
    7:30 pm–9:00 pm
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    Healing Blue - Storytelling and Dance


    7:30pm–9:00pm

    Since 2005, Pasadena’s Lineage Dance Company has been presenting Healing Blue to raise support and awareness for breast cancer centers across the country.  

    The show tells the true stories of women in their struggles and triumphs over cancer. These stories form the emotional backbone of the performance and dive into touching, profound, and sometimes hilarious aspects of living with an often life-threatening illness. Each year Lineage brings new women’s stories to light, as well as the choreography that has been inspired by their words.  

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    A Toast to the Joys of Music, Tuesday, October 3, 2017 9:30 am A Toast to the Joys of Music, Tuesday, October 3, 2017 9:30 am
    A Toast to the Joys of Music October 24, 2017
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    Tom Campbell plays the guitar and sings songs each Tuesday in October in the Senior Center Lounge. Stop by and enjoy his covers of traditional country, country rock, blues, folk, gospel and classic rock originally made famous by Willie Nelson, Merle Haggard, Vince Gill, Elvis Presley, B.B. King, Neil Young, The Grateful Dead, The Rolling Stones and many more.

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    Metro TAP Cards for Seniors, Thursday, October 26, 2017 12:30 pm Metro TAP Cards for Seniors, Thursday, October 26, 2017 12:30 pm
    Metro TAP Cards for Seniors October 26, 2017
    12:30 pm–2:30 pm
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    Metro TAP Cards for Seniors


    12:30pm–2:30pm

    Need a Metro TAP Card? The Metro Mobile Customer Center will provide senior reduced fare TAP cards to be used for discounted fares on any Metro transportation route in Los Angeles County, including buses and light rail. Applicants must be 62 or older and bring valid ID. Temporary cards will be issued that day so you can ride immediately until you receive your regular card. You can also load fares onto your temporary cards.

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    Watercolor Exhibition and Reception, Thursday, October 26, 2017 5:00 pm Watercolor Exhibition and Reception, Thursday, October 26, 2017 5:00 pm
    Watercolor Exhibition and Reception October 26, 2017
    5:00 pm–7:00 pm
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    Watercolor Exhibition and Reception


    5:00pm–7:00pm

    Pasadena Senior Center art students, from beginners to professionals, will display their works in watercolors and mixed media. Awards will be presented in recognition of excellence, and some of the works will be for sale. Hand-painted original greeting cards will be offered for a donation to the Pasadena Senior Center. Complimentary wine and cheese will be provided, and a harpist will perform. The exhibition will remain in place through December.

     

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    Day of the Dead Weekend, Friday, October 27, 2017 Day of the Dead Weekend, Friday, October 27, 2017
    Day of the Dead Weekend October 27, 2017 - October 29, 2017
    ONGOING
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    Retro Halloween Celebration, Friday, October 27, 2017 Retro Halloween Celebration, Friday, October 27, 2017
    Retro Halloween Celebration October 27, 2017 - October 31, 2017
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    Celebrate Halloween the Neon Retro Arcade way! With custom decorations that pay homage to the '80s & '90s, old school fun is sure to be had by all! Stop in all weekend long for:

    * Selfie Costume Contest - Wear a cool costume, take a pic of yourself at our selfie station, post and direct message Neon Retro Arcade the pic on Facebook or Instagram (submit the photo 10/27/16-10/31/16 by 9pm) for your chance to win a prize in one of 5 categories: 

    • Best Overall Costume
    • Best Video Game Costume
    • Best Pop Culture Costume
    • Best Couple/Duo/Group Costume
    • Best Kid Costume

    Costume contest prizes will be sponsored by cool, local businesses like our friends at Paradis Ice Cream, Vanilla Bake Shop, CREPEstudio, Home Brewed Bar, and more. 

    * "Stranger Things" themed Selfie Station!* Bring the whole crew to get some Instragram-worthy pics of you in front of Joan's wall...ax/Eggo waffle props optional! 

    *Neon After Dark* Join us between 10/27/16-10/31/16 after 8pm for a Buy 1 Hour, Get 1 Hour Half-off Special! Mark yourself as going to this event and show our Front Desk to take advantage of this special rate.

    *Labyrinth-themed Day of the Dead Altar* From 10/27-10/29 Neon Retro Arcade is a stop on the Old Pasadena Day of the Dead Tour of Altars

    *Trick-or-Treating* On Tuesday 10/31 from 5pm-8pm, bring your little ones to trick-or-treat from store-to-store for Old Pasadena's Halloween Celebration

    Event Hours: 
    Fri (10/27)12pm-Midnight
    Sat (10/28) 11am-Midnight
    Sun (10/29) 11am-9pm 
    Mon (10/30) 12pm-10pm
    Tue (10/31) 12pm-10pm

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    Old Pasadena Food Tasting Tour, Sunday, January 1, 2017 10:30 am Old Pasadena Food Tasting Tour, Sunday, January 1, 2017 10:30 am
    Old Pasadena Food Tasting Tour October 28, 2017
    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 trendy poke shop
    • 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, 2017.

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    Old Pasadena Halloween Celebration, Saturday, October 28, 2017 Old Pasadena Halloween Celebration, Saturday, October 28, 2017
    Old Pasadena Halloween Celebration October 28, 2017 - October 31, 2017
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    One Colorado's Pumpkin Decorating Extravaganza, Saturday, October 28, 2017 10:00 am One Colorado's Pumpkin Decorating Extravaganza, Saturday, October 28, 2017 10:00 am
    One Colorado's Pumpkin Decorating Extravaganza October 28, 2017
    10:00 am–12:00 pm
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    One Colorado's Pumpkin Decorating Extravaganza


    10:00am–12:00pm

    One Colorado Courtyard once again hosts its annual Pumpkin Decorating Extravaganza. Kids can get busy with glitter, glue sticks, (washable) markers, and creative imaginations to create their own Great Pumpkin.

    Pumpkins and spaces are limited and available on a first-come first-served basis. One pumpkin per participant.

     

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    Pasadena Senior Center: Zest for Life Gala, Saturday, October 28, 2017 5:00 pm Pasadena Senior Center: Zest for Life Gala, Saturday, October 28, 2017 5:00 pm
    Pasadena Senior Center: Zest for Life Gala October 28, 2017
    5:00 pm–9:00 pm
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    Pasadena Senior Center: Zest for Life Gala


    5:00pm–9:00pm

    The Pasadena Senior Center’s annual gala celebrates the “zest for life” that the Center provides to seniors living in our community. This year’s Honoree is R. Scott Jenkins, local business and community leader and former president of the Tournament of Roses. Scott’s “zest” for our community is evident in his work, professional life, and his many volunteer leadership roles with local organizations.

    All proceeds raised at Zest make it possible for the Center to continue its mission of engaging, enriching and empowering seniors to lead healthy and vibrant lives.

    There are many ways to participate in Zest, including:

    • Purchasing dinner tickets for you and your friends
    • Taking a chance on winning 2 tickets to “Hamilton” in our Opportunity Drawing
    • Becoming an event patron or business sponsor

     

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    Growl-o-Ween at The Dog Bakery, Saturday, October 28, 2017 10:00 am Growl-o-Ween at The Dog Bakery, Saturday, October 28, 2017 10:00 am
    Growl-o-Ween at The Dog Bakery October 28, 2017
    10:00 am–11:00 am
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    Old Pasadena Farmers Market, Sunday, July 28, 2013 Old Pasadena Farmers Market, Sunday, July 28, 2013
    Old Pasadena Farmers Market October 29, 2017
    9:00 am–2:00 pm
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    Old Pasadena Food Tasting Tour, Sunday, January 1, 2017 10:30 am Old Pasadena Food Tasting Tour, Sunday, January 1, 2017 10:30 am
    Old Pasadena Food Tasting Tour October 29, 2017
    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 trendy poke shop
    • 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, 2017.

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    A Toast to the Joys of Music, Tuesday, October 3, 2017 9:30 am A Toast to the Joys of Music, Tuesday, October 3, 2017 9:30 am
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    Tom Campbell plays the guitar and sings songs each Tuesday in October in the Senior Center Lounge. Stop by and enjoy his covers of traditional country, country rock, blues, folk, gospel and classic rock originally made famous by Willie Nelson, Merle Haggard, Vince Gill, Elvis Presley, B.B. King, Neil Young, The Grateful Dead, The Rolling Stones and many more.

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    Halloween at One Colorado, Tuesday, October 31, 2017 5:00 pm Halloween at One Colorado, Tuesday, October 31, 2017 5:00 pm
    Halloween at One Colorado October 31, 2017
    5:00 pm–8:00 pm
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    Night of Magic: An Evening for the Station, Wednesday, November 1, 2017 6:30 pm Night of Magic: An Evening for the Station, Wednesday, November 1, 2017 6:30 pm
    Night of Magic: An Evening for the Station November 1, 2017
    6:30 pm
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    Night of Magic: An Evening for the Station


    6:30pm

    For nearly two decades, An Evening for the Station has delivered incredible entertainment in support of Union Station Homeless Services. This year, the fundraiser features a Night of Magic -- prepare to be amazed by the seemingly impossible feats from the talented Mike Caveney, Tina Lenert, Chef Anton, and Johnny Ace Palmer. Tickets include a magical performance and buffet dinner - all proceeds benefit Union Station Homeless Services.



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    Old Pasadena Food Tasting Tour, Sunday, January 1, 2017 10:30 am Old Pasadena Food Tasting Tour, Sunday, January 1, 2017 10:30 am
    Old Pasadena Food Tasting Tour November 4, 2017
    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 trendy poke shop
    • 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, 2017.

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    Old Pasadena Farmers Market, Sunday, July 28, 2013 Old Pasadena Farmers Market, Sunday, July 28, 2013
    Old Pasadena Farmers Market November 5, 2017
    9:00 am–2:00 pm
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    Old Pasadena Food Tasting Tour, Sunday, January 1, 2017 10:30 am Old Pasadena Food Tasting Tour, Sunday, January 1, 2017 10:30 am
    Old Pasadena Food Tasting Tour November 5, 2017
    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 trendy poke shop
    • 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, 2017.

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    Old Pasadena Food Tasting Tour, Sunday, January 1, 2017 10:30 am Old Pasadena Food Tasting Tour, Sunday, January 1, 2017 10:30 am
    Old Pasadena Food Tasting Tour November 11, 2017
    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 trendy poke shop
    • 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, 2017.

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    Old Pasadena Farmers Market, Sunday, July 28, 2013 Old Pasadena Farmers Market, Sunday, July 28, 2013
    Old Pasadena Farmers Market November 12, 2017
    9:00 am–2:00 pm
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    Old Pasadena Food Tasting Tour, Sunday, January 1, 2017 10:30 am Old Pasadena Food Tasting Tour, Sunday, January 1, 2017 10:30 am
    Old Pasadena Food Tasting Tour November 12, 2017
    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 trendy poke shop
    • 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, 2017.

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    Latinos in Pasadena, Tuesday, November 14, 2017 7:00 pm Latinos in Pasadena, Tuesday, November 14, 2017 7:00 pm
    Latinos in Pasadena November 14, 2017
    7:00 pm–8:30 pm
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    Latinos in Pasadena


    7:00pm–8:30pm

    The Armory hosts another installment of the Unites National Association-Pasadena "coffee talk" speaking series, featuring Latino Heritage Parade and Jamaica co-founder Roberta H. Martínez. Born and raised in East Los Angeles, Ms. Martínez is a writer and independent scholar who earned her BA in Music and MA in Music History from UC Riverside. A major focus of her research is the history of communities whose stories are not well documented. Her book Latinos in Pasadena was published by Arcadia Publishing in 2009. Ms. Martínez is also the host and producer of the cable access show Casa Martínez-Música y más.

    Coffee, tea and light refreshments will be provided. Suggested donation is $5 at the door. 

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    Old Pasadena Food Tasting Tour, Sunday, January 1, 2017 10:30 am Old Pasadena Food Tasting Tour, Sunday, January 1, 2017 10:30 am
    Old Pasadena Food Tasting Tour November 18, 2017
    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 trendy poke shop
    • 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, 2017.

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    Jackalope Indie Artisan Fair, Saturday, November 18, 2017 10:00 am Jackalope Indie Artisan Fair, Saturday, November 18, 2017 10:00 am
    Jackalope Indie Artisan Fair November 18, 2017 - November 19, 2017
    10:00 am–5:00 pm
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    Old Pasadena Farmers Market, Sunday, July 28, 2013 Old Pasadena Farmers Market, Sunday, July 28, 2013
    Old Pasadena Farmers Market November 19, 2017
    9:00 am–2:00 pm
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    Old Pasadena Food Tasting Tour, Sunday, January 1, 2017 10:30 am Old Pasadena Food Tasting Tour, Sunday, January 1, 2017 10:30 am
    Old Pasadena Food Tasting Tour November 19, 2017
    10:30 am–2:00 pm
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    Old Pasadena Food Tasting Tour

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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 trendy poke shop
    • 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, 2017.

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