A dynamic city centered in beautiful Southern California, Pasadena is a city of discovery – from dining and shopping to theater and art galleries. Pasadena offers the business and recreational traveler a surprising combination of sophisticated charm, culture, history, and fun.

24th Annual Museums of the Arroyo Day Festival 24th Annual Museums of the Arroyo Day Festival
May 19
Museums of the Arroyo Day Festival – May 19. Join thousands of Southern Californians for Museums of the Arroyo Day, where five museums stretching from Los Angeles to Pasadena will open their doors to visitors free of charge. Visit www.museumsofthearroyo.com.
California Philharmonic Orchestra’s Festival on the Green California Philharmonic Orchestra’s Festival on the Green
June 29; July 13 & 27, and August 10 & 24 – 7:30 p.m.
The critically acclaimed CalPhil orchestra features programs that include the Fab Four and offerings like “Andrew Lloyd Webber Meets Puccini.”
Outdoor concerts are held in the spacious infield at Santa Anita, with spectacular views of the San Gabriel Mountains. Enjoy a jumbo video screen, gourmet foods, full bar and a post-concert party. www.calphil.org.
Pasadena Marathon Pasadena Marathon
Sunday, June 30, 2013
The Pasadena Marathon will feature a Half Marathon, 10K, 5K, and Kids Run. For more information click here.
Gold Cup Gold Cup
July 7, 2013
The Confederation of North, Central America and Caribbean Association Football (CONCACAF) will host the opening doubleheader of the 2013 CONCACAF Gold Cup at the Rose Bowl, featuring reigning Gold Cup champion, Mexico.
Jay Z and Justin Timberlake - The Legends of the Summer Stadium Tour Jay Z and Justin Timberlake - The Legends of the Summer Stadium Tour
July 28, 2013
This historic tour will take place at the Rose Bowl Stadium. Tickets on sale Thursday, February 28.
For information, please click here.
Santa Anita Park - Live Thoroughbred Racing Santa Anita Park - Live Thoroughbred Racing
September 27 - November 3, 2013, Thursdays – Sundays
The first race on weekdays is at 1:00 p.m. The first race on weekends is at 12:30 p.m.
December 26 – April 30, 2013, Thursdays – Sundays
The first race on weekdays is at 1:00 p.m. The first race on weekends is at 12:30 p.m.
285 W. Huntington Drive, Arcadia
626-574-RACE, www.santaanita.com.
Pasadena Ice Skating Center The new Pasadena Ice Skating Center is located on the grounds of the Pasadena Convention Center. The regulation-sized rink is the ideal location for public skating, hockey, classes, parties and more!
pasadena tours Pasadena Tours – Explore the best that Pasadena has to offer by experiencing one of our culinary, shopping or architectural tours.
Flea Market Finds Flea Market Finds - Discover a treasure hunters’ paradise in Pasadena twice a month. Pasadena’s Rose Bowl Flea Market is held the second Sunday of every month, rain or shine. For another collection of antiques, records, tools, collectibles, and food, peruse the wares of more than 450 vendors at the Pasadena City College Flea Market.
Deals from Pasadena’s hotels and motels Deals from Pasadena’s hotels and motels let you have a good time in our city without burning a hole in your wallet. Take advantage of these special rates, promotions and offers today!
Pasadena Major Events Pasadena has a tradition of hosting world-class major events. Click here to view the annual signature events that take place in our city. For a complete list of community events, click here.

Pasadena Museum of California Art

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The Pasadena Arts Council (PAC) presents the AxS Festival

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San Gabriel Valley Pride Festival

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8th Annual Los Angeles CHOCOLATE SALON

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Rise of the Jack O'Lanterns

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9th Annual Pasadena Art Walk

October 11, 2014 The 9th Annual Pasadena ArtWalk, Saturday, October 11 from 11 am until 5 pm at 25 S. El Molino, offers a day o
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Pasadena Heritage Presents: Craftsman Weekend

October 17-19, 2014 Pasadena Heritage will present its 23rd Annual Craftsman Weekend on October 17-19, 2014. Craftsman Weekend
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20th Annual Pumpkin Festival

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Breeders' Cup World Championships

October 31 & November 1, 2014 Secure your tickets now to the Breeders' Cup this October 31 & November 1. AND YOU’RE
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The Contemporary Crafts Market

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Real Change Movement

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“Historic Pasadena” Smart Phone App

“Historic Pasadena” Smart Phone Application The “Historic Pasadena” smart phone app has three primary functions:  
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Buy a Brick at Rose Bowl Stadium

The Brick Campaign allows fans of the Rose Bowl Game, the Rose Bowl Stadium and college football to become part of history “one
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