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    Akunnittinni: A Kinngait Family Portrait, Sunday, July 1, 2018 12:00 pm Akunnittinni: A Kinngait Family Portrait, Sunday, July 1, 2018 12:00 pm
    Akunnittinni: A Kinngait Family Portrait July 1, 2018 - December 16, 2018
    12:00 pm–5:00 pm
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    Akunnittinni: A Kinngait Family Portrait chronicles three generations of Inuit artists—Pitseolak Ashoona (1904-1983), her daughter Napachie Pootoogook (1938-2002), and granddaughter Annie Pootoogook (1969-2016).

    The prints and drawings on view depict nuanced depictions of family and village life in Kinngait, as well as sardonic references to pop culture that have now penetrated everyday life in this remote community in the Canadian Arctic. Kinngait is known internationally for its artwork, and the three women in this exhibition are among the most well regarded artists of this region.

    Join us at 5:00 pm on Saturday, June 30 for an exhibition walk-through with curator Andrea R. Hanley, followed immediately by an opening reception from 6:00 to 8:00 pm. The walk-through and reception are free and open to the public.

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    Marta Chaffee: The Places We've Lived, Sunday, July 1, 2018 12:00 pm Marta Chaffee: The Places We've Lived, Sunday, July 1, 2018 12:00 pm
    Marta Chaffee: The Places We've Lived July 1, 2018 - December 16, 2018
    12:00 pm–5:00 pm
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    Marta Chaffee’s practice draws from California landscapes and the implied freedom of the American West. This exhibition, organized by her daughter Aandrea Stang, showcases paintings and drawings that relate to the artist's numerous road trips—from mundane, local stoplight views, to vistas inspired by the Golden State Freeway or Interstate 395, which she often traveled to visit family in the Eastern Sierras. In her paintings and drawings, Chaffee has mapped locations she often returned to by necessity or choice, organizing both observed and invented views as seen through her windshield.

    Please join the Armory for an opening reception with the artist on Saturday, June 30 from 6:00-8:00 pm. This reception is free an open to the public. 

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    Something Revealed: California Women Artists Emerge, 1860-1960, Saturday, September 29, 2018 12:00 pm Something Revealed: California Women Artists Emerge, 1860-1960, Saturday, September 29, 2018 12:00 pm
    Something Revealed: California Women Artists Emerge, 1860-1960 September 29, 2018 - March 31, 2019
    12:00 pm–5:00 pm
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    Historically marginalized? Relegated to “Sunday painters”? Encouraged to paint or sculpt children, still-lifes, puppies, kittens, ducklings, and a random landscape? Pasadena Museum of History's exhibition Something Revealed; California Women Artists Emerge, 1860-1960 stands to dispel the misconception that women were limited in their subject matter and demonstrates that women, especially here in California, have historically made their mark in a male-dominated world.  Even today, the role of men in the annals of art history frequently overshadows the artistic accomplishments made by women. The exhibition will show a long history of excellence in female-created art and prove that women could and did contribute to the evolution of style, technique, and exploration in the world of art.

    This exhibition of more than 200 pieces showcases just a fraction of the countless number of women who were working in the arts beginning in the mid-nineteenth century in California. Focusing on works produced between the mid-1800s through the 1950s, the exhibition presents an eclectic array of oil paintings, works on paper, ceramics, metal craft, textiles, and sculpture. Curated by Maurine St. Gaudens and accompanied by her four volume book, Emerging from the Shadows; A Survey of Women Artists Working in California, 1860-1960, this exhibition will stimulate conversations and shatter any preconceived notions of the limitations of art created by women.

    Galleries are open Wednesdays-Sundays, 12 noon to 5:00pm.

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    The Pizza Experience, Monday, October 1, 2018 The Pizza Experience, Monday, October 1, 2018
    The Pizza Experience October 1, 2018 - January 29, 2019
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    Pizza takes on a whole new dimension at The Pizza Experience, an immersive, multi-sensory exhibition with rooms that celebrate melty, cheesy, doughy goodness.  

    Enjoy selfie stations, cat walks, giant installations, pizza snacks, and videos. Featured rooms include: 

    • Pizza Heaven - all your cheesy dreams come true in a larger-than-life exhibit with pizza galore
    • Pizza Graffiti - featuring cool urban street art
    • Pizza Night Club - live out your pizza party dreams with turntables and a pizza anthem
    • Pizza Fitness Center - let's be real, we all workout to eat pizza...
    • Pizza Gallery - an artist interpretation of the modern pie
    • Pizza Dough Room - feel that squish of dough between your fingers, it's that but for your whole body!

    Visitors get treated to pizza-flavored snacks throughout the tour, and a slice of pizza at the end. 

    Attendees must be 18 or older or accompanied by an adult. Tickets are only valid at the assigned date and time.

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    Gold Bug Anniversary Party and Trunk Show , Friday, November 9, 2018 Gold Bug Anniversary Party and Trunk Show , Friday, November 9, 2018
    Gold Bug Anniversary Party and Trunk Show November 9, 2018 - November 12, 2018
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    On Friday, November 9th, between the hours of 6:00 and 9:00pm, join Gold Bug in celebrating their anniversary of 11 YEARS in Pasadena and their first full year in the new location on Kendall Alley. Party attire recommended!  Gold Bug is hosting TWO huge, exclusive trunk shows full of beautiful jewelry from designers, Jamie Joseph and Joseph Brooks, displaying hundreds of jewels to try on that night.

    MEET THE ARTIST: Joseph Brooks will be there that evening talking about the stones he uses in his jewelry and their healing properties. Swing by, lift a glass, and play with something sparkly.

    Jamie Joseph Trunk Show – November 9 - 12

    A chest full of treasure! November 9, 10, 11 and 12, Gold Bug is also hosting a very special Jamie Joseph Trunk Show for four days only showing over 150 pieces available to try on in-person and of course for purchase.

    Have you ever wanted to choose your favorite one-of-a-kind Jamie Joseph ring from a treasure trove of options? Well, now is your chance. Gold Bug is making this exclusive trunk show available in order to give you as many delicious options as possible. For these four days only you are invited to come play dress up and hopefully take home your favorite pieces of booty.

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    Holidays on Holly Street, Thursday, November 15, 2018 5:00 pm Holidays on Holly Street, Thursday, November 15, 2018 5:00 pm
    Holidays on Holly Street November 15, 2018
    5:00 pm–9:00 pm
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    Holidays on Holly Street


    5:00pm–9:00pm
    Presented by: The Shops on Holly Street
    55 E. Holly Street
    and other select businesses along Holly Street
    Pasadena, CA 91103
    626.577.3400



    Holly Street opens wide its collective doors for a festive evening of holiday shopping and neighborhood cheer. Enjoy nibbles and drinks at several locations, as well as special sales, promotions, gifts with purchases, and other holiday enticements. 

    Participating stores: 

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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 November 17, 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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    Jackalope Indie Artisan Fair, Saturday, November 17, 2018 10:00 am Jackalope Indie Artisan Fair, Saturday, November 17, 2018 10:00 am
    Jackalope Indie Artisan Fair November 17, 2018 - November 18, 2018
    10:00 am–4:00 pm
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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 November 18, 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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    Santa Photos & Santa's Mailbox at One Colorado, Friday, November 23, 2018 Santa Photos & Santa's Mailbox at One Colorado, Friday, November 23, 2018
    Santa Photos & Santa's Mailbox at One Colorado November 23, 2018 - December 24, 2018
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    One Colorado is providing all-access to Santa this season. It’s a busy time for him, but he’s promised that, as his schedule allows, he’ll pop by special events and host several photos sessions!

    Santa even lets his four-legged friends sit on his lap and share their wishes on Pet Night, Tuesday, December 11, 5:00-9:00pm.

    And if you miss him (or are a little shy), leave your sentiments and wishes in the Santa Mailbox located in the Courtyard. All notes get a reply, so don’t forget to include your return address! Santa’s Mailbox is sponsored by Old Pasadena Management. (Note: Letters must be delivered by 6:00pm on 12/16/18 for a response.)

    SANTA PHOTO HOURS & PRICING

    Friday, November 23

    November 24 - December 24: 

    • Thursday & Fridays 5:00pm – 9:00pm
    • Saturdays 10:00am – 9:00pm
    • Sunday 10:00am – 7:00pm
    • Extended hours December 20-24

    1-5 persons @ 10 photos (memory card/download) $20
    6+ persons @ 10 photos (memory card/download) $30
    With you own camera (3 minutes) $15

     

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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 November 24, 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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    Shop Small in Old Pasadena, Saturday, November 24, 2018 10:00 am Shop Small in Old Pasadena, Saturday, November 24, 2018 10:00 am
    Shop Small in Old Pasadena November 24, 2018
    10:00 am–9:00 pm
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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 November 25, 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 December 1, 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 Holidays, Saturday, December 1, 2018 Old Pasadena Holidays, Saturday, December 1, 2018
    Old Pasadena Holidays December 1, 2018 - December 24, 2018
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    Holiday Karaoke Kick-Off, Saturday, December 1, 2018 6:00 pm Holiday Karaoke Kick-Off, Saturday, December 1, 2018 6:00 pm
    Holiday Karaoke Kick-Off December 1, 2018
    6:00 pm–9:00 pm
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    Holiday Karaoke Kick-Off


    6:00pm–9:00pm
    Presented by: One Colorado
    41 Hugus Alley
    One Colorado Courtyard
    Pasadena, CA 91103
    626.564.1066
    onecolorado.com


    Free

    Sing in the Season with One Colorado's family-friendly Holiday Karaoke Kick Off.

    Kids’ Karaoke begins at 6:00pm and adults can take over the mic at 7:00pm  accompanied by a live band. The song repertoire will include karaoke and holiday tunes by rock-and-roll favorites. 

    The evening will also include cookies, cupcakes, and cocoa, along with a family folly photo booth so you can memorialize the moment. Santa strolls the event for special photo ops!

    One Colorado will support Union Station Homeless Services Family Center this season with its Community Tree Decorating Table and Toy Drive. Help adorn Christmas trees that will be donated to Union Station, plus bring something to go under those trees for the Toy Drive. Bring a new, unopened toy for ages 0 – 5 (or $25 gift cards for adults) and/or stocking stuffers (under $20).  You can also pen Holiday Cards to bring further cheer.

     

     

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    Old Pasadena Saturday Holiday Surprises, Saturday, December 1, 2018 1:00 pm Old Pasadena Saturday Holiday Surprises, Saturday, December 1, 2018 1:00 pm
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    Presented by: Old Pasadena Management District
    Mercantile Place between Raymond and Fair Oaks Avenues
    Pasadena, CA
    626.356.9725
    www.oldpasadena.org



    Old Pasadena invites kids and their grown-ups to Mercantile Place on Saturdays in December for free and very festive entertainment! 

    Enjoy free holiday face painting with professional artists, holiday photo ops with some merry elves, and amazing balloon creations complements of Buster Balloon!  

    Events take place each Saturday, December 1-15, from 1:00-4:00pm. All activities are free and open to all. 

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

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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
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    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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    Holiday Tour at Castle Green, Sunday, December 2, 2018 1:00 pm Holiday Tour at Castle Green, Sunday, December 2, 2018 1:00 pm
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    1:00 pm–5:00 pm
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    Holiday Tour at Castle Green


    1:00pm–5:00pm

    Visitors are invited to enjoy a self-guided tour of the magnificent 120-year-old Castle Green, one of only two times each year that it's open to the public. Guests can visit 25+ private condominiums, the Penthouse, and the iconic Bridge, as well as the ground floor that's decked in holiday finery. 

    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.

    Caterers will be providing delicious holiday bite size treats from stations throughout our ground floor while supplies last.

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

    Please note the antique elevator will not be in service during the event. The landmark is handicap-accessible in all rooms of the first floor, including tea service in the ballroom, restrooms, sunroom, grand salon, Moorish and Turkish rooms, lobby, library, and ballroom, as well as from veranda and lawn. A ramp is located via the back driveway. 

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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
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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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    Presented by: Old Pasadena Management District
    Mercantile Place between Raymond and Fair Oaks Avenues
    Pasadena, CA
    626.356.9725
    www.oldpasadena.org



    Old Pasadena invites kids and their grown-ups to Mercantile Place on Saturdays in December for free and very festive entertainment! 

    Enjoy free holiday face painting with professional artists, holiday photo ops with some merry elves, and amazing balloon creations complements of Buster Balloon!  

    Events take place each Saturday, December 1-15, from 1:00-4:00pm. All activities are free and open to all. 

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

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    Holiday Sugar Scrub Workshop, Saturday, December 8, 2018 11:00 am Holiday Sugar Scrub Workshop, Saturday, December 8, 2018 11:00 am
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    Holiday Sugar Scrub Workshop


    11:00am–1:00pm
    Presented by: One Colorado
    41 Hugus Alley
    One Colorado Courtyard
    Pasadena, CA 91103
    626.564.1066
    onecolorado.com


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    One Colorado hosts a DIY Holiday Bath Salt and Sugar Scrub Workshop with Andrea Ament, editor of the blog Salty Canary. Participants will learn how to make aromatherapy bath salts and body scrubs using essential oils to enhance relaxation and get rid of dry, dull winter skin. Attendees will take home a collection of their own handmade skincare products, including three 8 oz. holiday-scented sugar scrubs in DIY-decorated jars, plus three holiday-scented bath bombs.(Please note the skincare recipes include coconut oil and almond oil.)

    Enjoy festive beverages and cupcakes while you create! 

    Space is limited and advance ticket purchase is required. Tickets will be available in mid-November. 

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    Old Pasadena Yappy Holidays, Saturday, December 8, 2018 2:00 pm Old Pasadena Yappy Holidays, Saturday, December 8, 2018 2:00 pm
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    2:00 pm–4:00 pm
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    Old Pasadena Yappy Holidays


    2:00pm–4:00pm
    Presented by: Old Pasadena Management District
    93 E. Green Street
    outside Dog Haus Biergarten
    Pasadena, California 91105
    626.356.9725
    www.oldpasadena.org


    Free

    Pups get their chance to celebrate the season with another free doggy meet-up on Big Bang Theory Way - it's Yappy Holidays!

    Snap pics on the "green carpet" of the step and repeat and pose in front of new holiday-themed photo props, tap your toes to swing and jazz holiday tunes performed by the Holly Street Stompers, meet local doggy "celebrities" from Instagram, and snag a free Yappy Hour bandanna while supplies last! 

    Visit our partners The Dog Bakery and Pasadena Humane Society for information, coupons, samples, and giveaways (while supplies last).

    Finally, enjoy the outdoor dog-friendly patio and an extended Happy Hour at Dog Haus Biergarten adjacent to the event. You can continue your "paw-rty" at nearby dog-friendly patios too! Pups wearing their Yappy Hour bandanna earn their owners extended Happy Hour pricing until 5:00pm at several participating restaurants and bars (TBA). 

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    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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    Presented by: One Colorado
    41 Hugus Alley
    One Colorado Courtyard
    Pasadena, CA 91103
    626.564.1066
    onecolorado.com



    One Colorado brings all kinds of musical joy and cheer to the Courtyard for one week in December.

    • Sunday, December 9, 1:00pm: Random Acts of Music with the Pasadena Symphony and Pops  
    • Sunday, December 9, 6:00pm: Barnhart School Choir 
    • Thursday, December 13, 6:00pm: [email protected]’s
    • Saturday, December 15, 4:00pm: Pasadena’s Girls’ Choir 
    • Sunday, December 16, 1:00pm: Random Acts of Music with the Pasadena Symphony and Pops 
    • Sunday December 16, 4:00pm: Mariachi Lindas Mexicanas

     

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     Bob Baker Marionette Holiday Show   , Tuesday, December 11, 2018 4:30 pm  Bob Baker Marionette Holiday Show   , Tuesday, December 11, 2018 4:30 pm
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    4:30 pm–5:30 pm
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