Old Pasadena celebrates the holidays with festive lighting, unique shopping, and restaurants for any special occasion with friends and family. With more than 300 shops and restaurants, 200 of which are independent businesses, Old Pasadena is the perfect holiday shopping and dining destination, all in one historic and walkable downtown.
- Use our Directory to explore all of our businesses
- Check out this list of independent businesses, many of which you will find "Only in Old Pas"
- Plan your visit for more information on Parking, Hotels, and Attractions
Each Saturday afternoon between December 1 and December 15, head to Mercantile Place for a variety of activities that include face painting, Buster Balloon, and costumed characters for special photo ops. And don't miss Yappy Holidays - a festive doggy meet-up for pups and their owners!
Here are a few highlights of the holiday festivities including photos with Santa in the One Colorado courtyard:6:00pm–9:00pm to 1:00pm–4:00pm to 1:00pm–5:00pm 2:00pm–4:00pm 4:30pm–5:30pm to