• Pasadena Convention Center
  • 300 E. Green St.
  • Pasadena, CA 91101
  • United States
  • Sunday, December 29, 2019 - Tuesday, December 31, 2019
  • Free Family Festival

    Live on Green is a three-day family festival that takes place at the Pasadena Convention Center December 29 through December 31. Live on Green helps to kick off the city’s New Year’s Day events for the Rose Parade and Rose Bowl Game.

    Special Guest

    Phillip Phillips who made a name for himself after winning the eleventh season of American Idol will be performing live at The Paseo on December 29, 2018. Phillips has toured with John Mayer, shared the stage with Bruce Springsteen at the Rock in Rio festival, and supported the Goo Goo Dolls’ summer 2017 national summer tour. His new album Collateral on Interscope Records was released early 2018.

    What to Expect

    Live on Green features five pavilions of entertainment, discovery and fun.

    ♦  Coaches Challenge Family Zone | where kids can take part in games, crafts and obstacle course.

    ♦  Celebrate with Spirit Pavilion | celebrates the 2019 Rose Parade theme The Melody of Life, with awe-inspiring displays and interactive exhibits.

    ♦  Celebrate the Extraordinary Pavilion | brings to the life the history, artistry and pageantry of the Rose Parade and Rose Bowl Game with displays, memorabilia, photo ops, virtual tours, and meet and greets.

    ♦  Culinary Cues Stage | has celebrity and local chefs, and mixologists that will provide cooking demos.

    ♦  Let Us Entertain You Stage | will have live performances of dance, theater, comedy and music.

    Dates and Times

    December 29, 2019| 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
    December 30, 2019| 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
    December 31, 2019| 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

    Schedule of Events

    Metro Gold Line

    The Metro Gold Line is a light rail train system that runs from Downtown Los Angeles to Pasadena. There are two train stations within walking distance, (1) Del Mar Station is three blocks away, it takes about ten minutes to walk to Live on Green and there is a small hill. Memorial Park Station is four blocks away, it takes about eight minutes to walk to Live on Green and there are no hills on this route. Cost is $1.75 per person each way, students K-12 pay $1 each way.


    Parking is available at the Pasadena Convention Center for $15 per day for up to 16 hours or $21 per day for in and out privileges. The subterranean parking structure is located under the convention center and is shared with the Sheraton Pasadena. There are two entrances to the parking structure, (1) on Euclid Avenue between Green Street and Cordova Street, and (2) on Marengo Avenue between Green Street and Cordova Street. View Map→


    Hotels sell out quickly during this time of the year, reserving a guestroom in advance is highly encouraged.

    Sheraton Pasadena

    Sheraton Pasadena is adjacent to the Pasadena Convention Center, it is on the same complex as Live on Green. Hotel Details→

    Hilton Pasadena

    Hilton Pasadena is a block away. Hotel Details→

    Old Pasadena Courtyard by Marriott

    This hotel is six blocks away and it takes about thirteen minutes to walk. Hotel Details→

    Westin Pasadena

    Westin Pasadena is seven blocks away, it takes nine minutes to walk or approximately three minutes to drive. Hotel Details→

    DusitD2 Hotel Constance

    DusitD2 is eight blocks away and it takes about seventeen minutes to walk or six minutes to drive. Hotel Details→

    Langham Huntington Pasadena

    Langham Huntington Pasadena is 2.4 miles away, it takes about nine minutes to drive. Hotel Details→

    Residence Inn Pasadena

    Residence Inn Pasadena is 1 mile away, it takes about five minutes to drive. Hotel Details→

    More Hotels

    For a full list of hotels, motels, and inns, visit our directory→

  • Cost: Free
  • Venue Information

  • Pasadena Convention Center
  • T: 16267932122
  • Venue Website
  • Organizer Information

  • Huerta Quorum
  • T: 818-243-6800
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