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12/10/2019
BOB BAKER MARIONETTE HOLIDAY SHOW

41 Hugus Alley, Pasadena, 91103 6265641066 - FREE - Our beloved buddies from Bob Baker Marionettes are coming back to the courtyard for a heart-warming Holiday marionette show! Join us for some serious joy. ....

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12/11/2019
MACARONI KID PASADENA FAMILY FUN DAY!

41 Hugus Alley, Pasadena, 91103 6265641066 - FREE - Macaroni Kid Pasadena is your place to find family fun and they're bringing some fun to One Colorado! Join them for a winter wonderland in the courtyard. The littles can experience sensory snow bins, ....

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12/13/2019
PSYCHOWARD TO OPEN FOR A FLOCK OF SEAGULLS AT THE ROSE

245 E Green St., Pasadena, CA 91101 000-000-0000 - 24.00 - Psychoward’s unique blend of Horror Punk, Heavy Metal, and Alternative Rock will be taken to Pasadena to support 80s Synth Pop legends A Flock Of Seagulls at Pasadena’s. Psychoward’s performance w ....

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12/14/2019
KIRAN AHLUWALIA

332 S. Michigan Ave. 6263954652 - $10-$40 - CaltechLive! presents Kiran Ahluwalia Beautiful traditional and contemporary music with a modern twist from India and Pakistan. Ahluwalia's original compositions embody her Indian heritage while embr ....

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12/14/2019
ONE COLORADO HOLIDAY OPEN HOUSE & ARTISAN MARKET

41 Hugus Alley, Pasadena, 91103 6265641066 - FREE - During this special Holiday market, in addition to in-store events and promotions select One Colorado shops will also host courtyard pop-ups and our restaurants will offer food and Happy Hour promoti ....

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12/13/2019 to 12/15/2019
DISNEY’S FROZEN JR. PRESENTED BY THEATRE 360 AT THE BOSTON COURT PASADENA DEC. 13 - 15

70 N Mentor Ave., Pasadena, CA 91106 (310) 310-4820‬ - $15 - Theatre 360 will bring Elsa, Anna, and the magical land of Arendelle to life, onstage in Frozen Jr. for five performances only at the Boston Court Pasadena, December 13 through 15. Frozen Jr. feature ....

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12/15/2019
UGLY SWEATER CAKE DECORATING HOLIDAY PARTY

165 S De Lacey Ave, Unit 1045 626-249-0500 - $50 - ’Tis the season to DIY! Join us for our ugly sweater holiday cake decorating event! Come dressed up with your best ugly sweater and ready to transform your cake. We’ll show you how to build the bas ....

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12/15/2019
MARIACHI LINDAS MEXICANAS

41 Hugus Alley, Pasadena, 91103 6265641066 - FREE - Enjoy Holiday mariachi music with the mujeres of Mariachi Lindas Mexicanas. These talented lovelies perform at well-known mariachi dinner shows including La Fonda “La Casa del Mariachi,” Jose Herna ....

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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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12/21/2019
ONE (COLORADO) SNOWY NIGHT

41 Hugus Alley, Pasadena, 91103 6265641066 - FREE - Let it snow, let it snow, let it snow! It’ll be snowing on and off in Douglas Alley as Charles Dickens Carolers serenade and snow cones are served. ....

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12/22/2019
‘CAROLS OF THE BELLES‘ JAZZ ‘N PAZ HOLIDAY CONCERT & PARTY FEATURING BARBARA MORRISON

301 North Orange Grove Blvd, Pasadena 91103 626-296-9843 - $20 - $40 - Curated by Performances à la Carte, Jazz ‘n Paz continues with its’ seasonal intimate jazz series showcasing some of Los Angeles’ finest jazz musicians. To ring in the holidays, the December conce ....

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12/22/2019
PASADENA SYMPHONY AND POPS RANDOM ACTS OF MUSIC (RAM)

41 Hugus Alley, Pasadena, 91103 6265641066 - FREE - A brass quintet will present a Holiday-inspired performance in and around One Colorado, presented by Pasadena Symphony and Pops Random Acts of Music. It’s always such a lovely performance. RAM’s mi ....

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12/27/2019 to 12/29/2019
MOIRAI: IMMERSIVE SILENT DISCO DANCE SHOW

1222 N Fair Oaks Ave Suite 110 Pasadena, CA 91103 - $25 - Guests will be equipped with Silent Disco headphones and will be guided through multiple enchanting rooms throughout Elements Dance Space. This powerful ensemble is made up of over 40 world renowned ....

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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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01/11/2020
PITTANCE CHAMBER MUSIC PRESENTS LIV A LITTLE!

100 North Hill Ave, Pasadena, 91106 3108710621 - $10 - $35 - Treat yourself to an afternoon of exquisite song and chamber music with soprano Liv Redpath, clarinetist Stuart Clark and members of the LA Opera Orchestra. Hailed by the press as "luminous", "stunni ....

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01/11/2020 to 01/12/2020
BRICKS LA 2020 - LEGO FAN EVENT

300 E Green Street, Pasadena 91101 - $5 (kids 5 and under free) - Come share your love of LEGO® and join us for a weekend of brick built family fun! Discover hundreds of fan created models - shop new and vintage LEGO sets, minifigures, jewelry, and gifts - learn ab ....

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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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01/25/2020
KRES MERSKY: THE LIFE AND TIMES OF A. EINSTEIN

332 S. Michigan Ave. 626-395-4652 - $10-$40 - The year is 1934. Albert Einstein has fled Nazi Germany with his family and secretary, Ellen, and settled in Princeton, New Jersey. It is his birthday, March 14, and a group of reporters has gathered ....

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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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02/01/2020
COLBURN ORCHESTRA - ROSSEN MILANOV, CONDUCTOR

450 N Grand Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90012 213-621-1050 - Regular Admission: $15; Premium Seating: $30 - Rossen Milanov, Conductor
Gallia Kastner, Violin BEETHOVEN Violin Concerto
MISSY MAZZOLI Sinfonia (for Orbiting Spheres)
DEBUSSY Ibéria Experience Beethoven’s showstopping Violin Concerto before tak ....


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03/28/2020 to 03/29/2020
SAN MARINO LEAGUE PRESENTS: ART MATTERS 2020

1151 Oxford Road San Marino, CA 91108 - - The San Marino League, a Southern California nonprofit organization committed to philanthropic work in the community as well as furthering their own knowledge of fine arts, will hold Art Matters, a j ....

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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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PACIFIC ASIA MUSEUM

46 N. Los Robles Avenue, Pasadena, 91101 Parking available adjacent to museum, accessible by Gold Line & Metro bus transfer (626) 449-2742 - The only museum in Southern California devoted solely to Asia and the Pacific Islands, Pacific Asia Museum is located at 46 North Los Robles Avenue in Pasadena. Hours are Wednesday through Sunday 10 ....

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