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Pasadena Events Calendar
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10/13/2019 to 10/20/2019
INNOVATE PASADENA CONNECT WEEK

City-wide - - During Connect Week, Innovate Pasadena showcases the astounding creativity and ingenuity taking place throughout the city in what has become the best innovation event series in the L.A. region. From ....

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10/19/2019 to 10/20/2019
25TH ANNUAL KIDSPACE PUMPKIN FESTIVAL

360 N Arroyo Blvd, Pasadena, 91103 (626) 449-9144 - Festival admission is free; tickets for rides, food, crafts, and other activities are available for purchase. - The Pumpkin Festival, now in its 25th year, is a fun, family-friendly event for all ages. Activities include a petting zoo, pony rides, bouncers, carnival games, and seasonal crafts. This year's live ....

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10/01/2019 to 10/22/2019
BABY BOOK CLUB WITH VROMAN'S BOOKSTORE

41 Hugus Alley, Pasadena, 91103 - FREE - We know how much the little ones love storytime, so we’ve asked Mr. Steve from Vroman’s Bookstore to bring his recitation skills to the courtyard for our Baby Book Club. Roll and stroll on over and ....

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10/24/2019
ONE COLORADO KIDS: THE HOLLOW TREES

41 Hugus Alley, Pasadena, 91103 - FREE - The Hollow Trees, led by Gregory Hollow Tree and Traci, play a repertoire of original compositions and both classic and obscure old songs in a mix of American music styles like folk, country, blues, ....

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10/24/2019
AN EVENING WITH BEN H. WINTERS, BESTSELLING AUTHOR OF "GOLDEN STATE"

55 S. Grand Ave., Pasadena, CA 91105 - Tickets: General $50.00, Student/Educator $35.00 - Come see best-selling author Ben H. Winters talk about his dystopian masterpiece, "Golden State", in the perfect law and order setting – the Western Justice Center, Maxwell House. First, mingle with ....

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10/25/2019 to 10/26/2019
OLD PASADENA DAY OF THE DEAD

109 E. Union Street 626.356.9725 - Free - For the fifth year, Old Pasadena celebrates the reverent yet vibrant Day of the Dead Mexican holiday with two days of special programming on Big Bang Theory Way at Union Street. Friday evening, Octob ....

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10/26/2019
HALLOWEEN CUPCAKE DECORATING EVENT

165 S De Lacey Ave, Pasadena, CA 91105 626-249-0500 - $45 - Join us for our creepy crawly cupcake decorating event! Come dressed up and ready to transform your cupcakes into something spooky. No experience necessary, we promise. We’ll provide everything you ....

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10/26/2019
DISCOVER THE INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL OF LOS ANGELES AT PASADENA

30 Marion Avenue, Pasadena, 91106 626-793-0943 - Free - Considering a bilingual program for your child? Ever wondered how preschoolers can learn two languages at the same time? Wonder no more! Come and meet the International School of Los Angeles communit ....

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10/27/2019
PASADENA PRO MUSICA CORAL CONCERT

585 Colorado Blvd. Pasadena, 91101 (213) 458-5433 - $20.00 - "FESTIVAL OF REMEMBRANCE"
Pasadena Pro Musica will perform music from a variety of cultures related to the theme of honoring our ancestors and loved ones who have passed on. Our centerpiece will b ....


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10/31/2019
TRICKS, A FLICK & (FREE) FAMILY PIX

41 Hugus Alley, Pasadena, 91103 - FREE - Don your adorbs/princess/Spidey/witch/ghost/pirate/Harry Potter/Dora the Explorer/vampire costume, and head over to One Colorado for some sweet store-to-store Trick-or-Treating. Our stores and restau ....

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09/28/2019 to 11/03/2019
A KID LIKE JAKE

39 S. El Molino Avenue, Pasadena, CA 91101 323-380-8843 - $20-$40 - Daniel Pearle’s acclaimed play about a mother and father trying to do right by their son is a study of intimacy and parenthood, and the fantasies that accompany both. On the eve of the admissions cy ....

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11/03/2019
3RD TSWY INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL

2222 Laverna Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90041 - 10-55 - A Film Festival dedicated to promoting Deaf Talent opportunity in the film industry. It is not a regular Deaf Film Festival, just like TSWY series concept, it encourages the participant filmmakers to ....

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11/07/2019
EVENING FOR THE STATION: A NIGHT OF WONDER

1175 N Lake Avenue Pasadena CA 91104 - $65 - Over the last two decades, an Evening for the Station has delivered incredible entertainment in support of Union Station Homeless Services. This year, it will be A Night of Wonder! Prepare to be amaz ....

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11/07/2019
EXHIBITION OPENING OF "NANCY RIEGELMAN: A PATH OF MYRIAD VIEWS"

100 S. Mentor Avenue, Pasadena, 91106 (626) 966-6999 - free, please RSVP online - Please join us in celebrating the exhibition opening of "A Path of Myriad Views", a solo exhibition of line-based works by Nancy Riegelman. "Riegelman’s practice is focused on exploring different w ....

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10/11/2019 to 11/08/2019
THE SUSHI COURSE AT THE INSTITUTE OF CULINARY EDUCATION

521 East Green Street, Pasadena, CA 91101 888-718-2433 - 495 - Sushi making doesn’t have to be just a voyeuristic experience anymore. Step behind the sushi bar and get hands on to learn the techniques of this iconic Japanese cuisine. In this five-session course ....

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11/09/2019
SETTING THE TABLE 2019 -- THE WORLD OF CONVERSATION

300 E Green St, Pasadena, CA 91101 - $50-75 - Join us for a sensational, unconventional opportunity for designers, floral artists, event planners, non-profits and others to make stunning visual statements with their interpretation of the table d ....

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11/13/2019
OLD HOLLYWOOD WEDDING SHOW

NOOR, 300 East Colorado Blvd, Suite 200 6267934518 - Free - Come enjoy an evening of complimentary handcrafted cocktails and hors d’oeuvres while mingling with top LA wedding and event professionals to get ideas and inspiration for your upcoming wedding. Com ....

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11/16/2019
BEETHOVEN “EMPEROR” PIANO CONCERTO

131 S St. John Avenue 6267937172 - - David Lockington, conductor
Alessio Bax, piano Ellen Reid Petrichor
Beethoven Piano Concerto No. 5 “Emperor”
DeFalla El amor brujo: Ritual Fire Dance
DeFalla Three-Cornered Hat: Suite No. 1 ....


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11/22/2019
CUBAN SURF & TURF AT THE INSTITUTE OF CULINARY EDUCATION

521 East Green Street, Pasadena, CA 91101 888-718-2433 - 125 - Join us at the Institute of Culinary Education for a celebration of all things Cuban. The flavorful cuisine of Cuba reflects the country’s Spanish, African and Caribbean influences. From cooling cev ....

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12/02/2019
THE CLASSIC STEAKHOUSE DINNER FOR COUPLES AT THE INSTITUTE OF CULINARY EDUCATION

521 East Green Street, Pasadena, CA 91101 888-718-2433 - 240 - You and your special someone will get hands-on learning all the techniques and recipes to replicate the classic steakhouse experience at home while in our professional kitchen at the Institute of Cul ....

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12/15/2019
CITYRACE: OLD PASADENA HOLIDAY HUNT

85 E Holly St, Pasadena, CA 91103 213-689-3229 - $35.00 - In CityRace Urban Adventure Hunts, teams of 2 to 4 players must utilize their skills to solve a challenging series of clues leading them on a 3-hour hunt through one of southern California's many div ....

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11/18/2019 to 12/16/2019
TECHNIQUES OF FINE COOKING AT THE INSTITUTE OF CULINARY EDUCATION

521 East Green Street, Pasadena, CA 91101 888-718-2433 - 525 - These are the classes on which our recreational program’s reputation was built. Over 20,000 students have taken this series at our campus in New York City. Mastery of essential cooking techniques pr ....

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12/31/2019
NYE 2020 NEWS YEARS EVE PARTY WITH PAST ACTION HEROES

NOOR, 300 East Colorado Blvd, Suite 200 6267934518 - $125 - Tickets are now ON SALE for NOOR’s NYE 2020 New Year’s Eve Party featuring renowned 80’s and 90’s cover band PAST ACTION HEROES! Tickets include PAST ACTION HEROES, DJ, 80’s Multimedia Visuals/V ....

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01/01/2020
ROSE PARADE CHAMPAGNE BRUNCH

NOOR, 300 East Colorado Blvd, Suite 200 6267934518 - $175 - Why just purchase Rose Parade Tickets when you can maximize your enjoyment with our VIP Rose Parade Champagne Brunch experience! Includes wonderful views of the parade from our Sofia outdoor lounge/b ....

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10/06/2019 to 01/12/2020
OPENING FOR "CALAFIA: MANIFESTING THE TERRESTRIAL PARADISE"

145 N RAYMOND AVE, PASADENA, CA 91103 6267925101 - 0 - The Armory is pleased to present the fourth iteration of the MexiCali Biennial, CALAFIA: Manifesting the Terrestrial Paradise—a series of exhibitions and related programs taking place throughout the ....

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09/13/2019 to 01/26/2020
FOLLOWING THE BOX: EXHIBITION INSPIRED BY A COLLECTION OF FOUND PHOTOGRAPHS TAKEN IN INDIA DURING WWII

46 N Los Robles Ave, Pasadena, 91101 - - Following the Box
September 13, 2019 – January 26, 2020 Exhibition inspired by a collection of found photographs taken in India during WWII USC Pacific Asia Museum
46 N Los Robles Ave
Pasadena, CA 9 ....


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03/19/2024
FREE! JAMIE KENNEDY, KANE HOLLOWAY- COOL BEANS COMEDY!

24 N. Mentor Ave. Pasadena, CA 91106 - FREE - Sun., 3/24 • 9PM
Jamie Kennedy, Kelsey Cook (Late Show), Kane Holloway (FOX)
With your hosts Corey Craig and Matthew Moore Free Admission The Ice House Comedy Club • 24 N Mentor Ave, Pasadena, 9110 ....


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THE GAMBLE HOUSE

4 Westmoreland Place Pasadena CA (626)793-3334 - The Gamble House is an internationally recognized National Historic Landmark, in the style of the American Arts and Crafts movement. Built in 1908, The Gamble House is the most complete and best-pres
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NORTON SIMON MUSEUM OF ART & GARDENS

411 W. Colorado Blvd. Pasadena 91105 626-449-6840 - The museum houses the 30 year art collection of industrialist Norton Simon. The collection contains European art from the Renaissance to the 20th Century and Asian art spanning 2000 years. The museum More ....

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