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Old Pasadena Holidays

Tuesday, to Monday,
Presented by: Old Pasadena Management District
Pasadena, CA 91105

Free unless noted

Celebrate the Season with Old Pasadena

Old Pasadena celebrates the holidays with festive snowflake lighting, unique shopping, and restaurants for any special occasion with friends and family. With more than 300 shops and restaurants, nearly 200 of which are independent businesses, Old Pasadena is the perfect holiday shopping and dining destination, all in one historic and walkable downtown.  

Look for our seasonal snowflake decor... projected onto our historic buildings, and twinkling from streetlights.  Old Pasadena invites you to visit our authentic downtown this holiday season for one-stop shopping, diverse dining options, and the first 2 hours of parking for just $1 in our three Park & Walk Garages.

The Rose Parade returns at 8:00am on Monday, January 2, 2023, and will travel along Colorado Boulevard and through Old Pasadena once again.  As they do every year, our Clean Team will have the street and sidewalks sparkling clean within hours after the parade ends, allowing our shops and restaurants to receive visitors by noon.  For more information about the Rose Parade and the Rose Bowl, call the live Visitor Hotline at (877) 793-9911 (outside of the US, +1 626-795-9311) or download the Visitor Hotline Reference Guide.

Check out all the district-wide events below:


Small Business Saturday

One Colorado Holidays


One Colorado Santa Photos


Tree Lighting


Holiday Tour at Castle Green


Community Holiday Free Day


109th Rose Bowl Game


New Year's Day Open Businesses


Floatfest: A Parade Showcase

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