Come hang in Old Pasadena as the summer sun sets and enjoy a free evening of fun and film!

The largest open-air film festival in California with Friday and Saturday screenings in the One Colorado Courtyard

Staring at 8:30p

For more venues and more screenings – visit OldPasadena.org.

New! We’ll be offering “silent DJ” headset rentals for $5. Sign up will be available through Eventbrite (forthcoming).

And Parents – please check the parental advisory on IMDB! We want the best possible experience for you and your littler ones!

7/1 Jurassic Park (1993) PG 13 ▼

7/7 Freedom Writers (2007) PG 13 ▼

7/8 Remember the Titans (2000) PG ▼

7/14 The Martian (2015) PG 13 ▼

7/15 Ocean’s 11 (2001) PG 13 ▼

7/21 Hugo (2011) PG ▼

7/22 Doctor Strange (2016) PG 13 ▼

7/28 School of Rock (2003) PG 13 ▼

7/29 Inside Out (2015) PG ▼

For more information please visit:  www.oldpasadena.org



Museums of the Arroyo Day

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Sunday, May 21, 2017

Museums of the Arroyo Day
Six museums in Los Angeles and Pasadena will open their doors – free of charge – from 12 to 5pm and provide shuttles to transport you to and from the various locations throughout the afternoon.

In Pasadena, the Gamble House and the Pasadena Museum of History (PMH) and the Feynes Mansion are participants. Visitors at PMH will enjoy two new exhibitions that take a look at art from different perspectives. “Art in the Street: 25 Years of the Pasadena Chalk Festival” and “The Art of Getting There: Railroad Inspired Artistry.” Also offered: Mini-tours of historic Fenyes Mansion, tours of the Finnish Folk Art Museum, and a special model train display from the ’20s, ’30s and Beyond Model Railroad.  Be inspired by a chalk artist in the act of creating a mural, and beautify the campus with your own chalk masterpiece!

Other participant museums:
The Autry’s Historic Southwest Museum, Mt. Washington Campus
Heritage Square Museum
The Los Angeles Police Museum
The Lummis Home and Garden

Last entrance to any museum is at 4:00pm.


Pasadena Restaurant Week 2017

Sunday, April 30, 2017 to Friday, May 05, 2017

Presented by: Pasadena Chamber of Commerce

Pasadena Restaurant Week 2017
Pasadena’s favorite, most unique, and finest dining destinations offer prix fixe menus, special meals, and deals during Pasadena Restaurant Week. Participating restaurants offer fixed-price dinner and/or lunch menu items for visitors. Dinners will be three-course meals while lunches will consist of two courses.

Participating Old Pasadena venues include

Alma de la Rosa
Bar Celona
Cafe Bizou
Dog Haus Biergarten
Edwin Mills by Equator
POP Champagne and Dessert Bar
Sushi Roku
True Food Kitchen
Vertical Wine Bistro

. . . and many more throughout Pasadena!

To learn more about participating restaurants and special menus, visit http://www.pasadenarestaurantweek.com/restaurants

Varies by venue
Various locations

Jackalope – An Indie Artisan Market



A weekend shopping destination at Central Park in the heart of Old Pasadena, featuring over 200 local, hand-selected artisans, crafters, and DIY enthusiasts.  Shoppers can expect to find trendsetting indie goods including original fashion and jewelry design, ceramics and paper goods, innovative home decor and housewares, art and photography, plus much more.

April 29th & 30th, 2017 – 10:00am to 5:00pm

Central Park, Old Pasadena
This location is open to all ages and is handicap friendly

The Jackalope Art & Craft Fair is FREE to attend, but donations are encouraged to the DOWNTOWN WOMEN’S CENTER.  The event is all ages, open to the public, and pet friendly.



Concorso Ferrari 2017


Concorso Ferrari 2017

10th annual
Concorso Ferrari 2017!

Experience three blocks of Colorado Boulevard in Old Town Pasadena as it transforms into an amazing Ferrari extravaganza. Over 140 Ferraris ranging from mid-century purpose built racers to modern day exotic supercars of unmatched speed and style will line Colorado Blvd for all to enjoy. In addition to Ferraris, there will be vendors and sponsors specializing
in exotic automotive styling, accessories, detailing, apparel, travel, and local food to complement the star of the show – Ferrari.




Southern Style Gypsy Market

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Southern Style Gypsy Market
Pasadena Convention Center – Section E
Saturday, April 1, 10am – 5pm
Ticket prices: Free Admission
Southern Style Gypsy Market is a fun and funky show. Featuring
clothing, accessories, home décor, gourmet foods, bath and body products, direct sales, and much more!!! For more information, please call 281-467-3577 or email ccole1@ymail.com.

Cherry Blossom Festival


Traditional Japanese Festival

This popular festival celebrates the flowering of beautiful Japenese trees, it will take place at Descanso Gardens across two weekends — March 4th and 5th, and March 11th and 12th. Festivities include Japanese folk music performances (Minyo Station), origami lessons, Japanese cuisine vendors, guided garden walks and a cherry tree sale. Activities are free with admission except where noted.


Reservations must be made in advance for the Cherry Blossom Festival. Tickets will go on sale to members on February 1st, and to the public February 17th. Tickets→

For more information visit:  http://www.visitpasadena.com/events/cherry-blossom-festival-2/