• Pasadena Showcase House at Descanso Gardens
  • 1418 Descanso Drive
  • La Canada Flintridge, CA 91011
  • Sunday, April 21, 2019 - Sunday, May 19, 2019
  • Support Community Music and Arts

    The 55th Pasadena Showcase House of Design is an annual fundraiser and is one of the oldest, largest and most successful house and garden tours in the country.  An estate of architectural significance is completely renovated by prominent designers using the latest color trends, concepts, products and technology. The success of the Pasadena Showcase House of Design has enabled PSHA to make donations of more than $23 million to support community music and arts programs throughout the community.

    Boddy House

    This year, Pasadena Showcase House of Design will be held at the historic Boddy House on the grounds of Descanso Gardens in La Cañada Flintridge. The Boddy House was designed by James E. Dolena in the Hollywood Regency style.

    Shops at Showcase

    The Shops at Showcase is a collection of 29 unique boutiques with exclusive merchandise ranging from edgy to luxurious.  The Shops at Showcase will begin closing 30 minutes before the property closes.


    Saturday, Sunday, Tuesday through Thursday: 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM (Property closes promptly at 6:00 PM)
    Friday: 9:00 AM – 7:00 PM (Property closes promptly at 9:00 PM)
    No house tours on Mondays but shops are open 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM


    Regular tickets start at $35 and ticket sales will begin January 31, 2019. Each ticket includes a complimentary commemorative program. You are able to order online or by calling (714) 442-3872. Golden tickets are on sale for $60 while supplies last.

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    Additional Visitor Information

    Commentary Parking and Shuttle

    Commentary parking and shuttle information will be available April 1st. Please go to the Pasadena Showcase website or call (626) 578-8500 for important parking information. No showcase parking at Descanso Gardens. Only drop-offs and pick-ups allowed.

    Pasadena Showcase House of Design

    Pasadena Showcase House for the Arts is a non-profit organization founded in 1948.  As an all volunteer organization, members donate their time and talents to present the annual music programs, administer the gifts and grants program and accomplish the great strength and effort of producing the Pasadena Showcase of Design. The success of the Pasadena Showcase of Design has enabled PSHA to make cumulative donations of over $20 million to support outstanding music and arts program throughout the community.  The Pasadena Showcase House of the Arts supports the LA Philharmonic music education, scholarships, concerts, choral programs, music theater, jazz ensembles, marching bands, orchestras at local schools and music therapy for at-risk children.

  • Venue Information

  • Pasadena Showcase House at Descanso Gardens
  • T: 626-578-8500
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