36th Annual Monrovia Historic Homes Tour // May 6th, from 10am to 4pm
Visit six private vintage homes that embody the charm and character of Monrovia’s neighborhoods. Housing styles on the tour this year include Craftsman, Spanish Colonial Revival, Tudor, and Minimal Traditional. Docents will be on hand to share each home’s history and make the past come alive. Also open will be the Monrovia Historical Museum and the Anderson House Museum. The tour is sponsored by the Monrovia Historic Preservation Group.
Podley agents Vicky Hansen, Brittany Hansen Kallin & Wendy Gruber will be at the Spanish Colonial Revival handing out Podley popcorn & lemonade. Stop by and say hello!
Monrovia Historic Homes Tour Map
Tickets: Adults: $20 / Seniors (65+): $15 / Teens: $10 / Free admission for ages 12 & under
Purchase online tickets at mohpg.org.
Please note the following ticket deadlines:
Fri, May 4: Available online until 10pm
Sat, May 5: Available in person at Dollmakers’ Kattywompus until 3pm.
Sun, May 6: Available in person only at the Monrovia Historical Museum, beginning 9:30 am!
After taking the tour, make sure to check out these local Monrovia favorites!
Cafe Lu Mar
Cozy cafe, and one of the few places in Southern California to try authentic, delicious Croatian food
A down home American classic specializing in pancakes, BBQ & more
The Dollmakers’ Kattywompus
A true local institution selling toys, gifts & music lessons, along with sidewalk concerts every Friday
From Victorian Farmhouse to Spanish Colonial, Contemporary to Japanese gardens and beyond. The 2018 Art of the Garden Tour, sponsored by Creative Arts Group, transports you into a world of abundant possibilities.
Art of the Garden 2018 // Expand your vision of what is possible when the transition from indoors to outdoors extends living, entertaining and private spaces into our gardens. Classic, contemporary, vintage-whatever style inspires and beckons you outdoors and shines in these four exceptional landscapes.
This year’s tour will take place on April 15th, from 10:30am to 4:30pm. Four stunning showpiece gardens will welcome guests for one day only on this year’s Art of the Garden Tour. These private estates showcase the creativity, talent and virtuosity of masters in landscape architecture and design. In addition, selected artists will have work on display in one of the gardens and at Creative Arts Group. The gallery will be open and serving refreshments.
Tickets: $30.00 presale or $35 the day of the tour. Additionally, Tickets can be purchased by clicking here, or by visiting Creative Arts Group at 108 N. Baldwin Avenue, Sierra Madre, CA 91024. We look forward to seeing you at Art of the Garden!
Visit creativeartsgroup.org for additional info
Celebrate 4th of July
Memorial Park > Times Vary
3: Pre-party with family picnic, beer garden & live music from Groovy Lemon Pie!
4: Firecracker Fun Run, Women’s Club Breakfast, Grand Marshall Derek Podrebarac leads the parade & community picnic!
CRESCENTA VALLEY FIREWORKS
CRESCENTA VALLEY High School > 4-8:30PM
4: Annual fireworks show with live music, food trucks & plenty of fun for the whole family!
Library Park > 3PM, Music: 7-8:30PM, Fireworks: 9PM
4: Monrovia’s FREE celebration with live music, entertainment & a fireworks show.
PASADENA | AMERICAFEST
Rose Bowl Stadium > Military Spouse Day of Pampering: 10AM, Family Fun Zone: 2PM, Performances: 7PM, Fireworks: 9PM
4: Don’t miss this world-renowned fireworks show & entertainment at America’s Stadium.
Lacy Park > 7AM, Fireworks: 9PM
4: Patriotic event with food, fun zone, parade, entertainment & fireworks!
SOUTH PASADENA | FESTIVAL OF BALLOONS
Locations Vary > 7AM-4PM, Fireworks: 9PM
4: Pancake breakfast, a parade showcasing the balloons & a fireworks display at night.
Music in the Park
Farnsworth Park > 7PM
8: The Saline Fiddlers Philharmonic
15: The Down Beat Express
22: Bleeding Harp
29: Who’s Next
Finkbiner Park > 6PM
2: The Wise Guys Big Band Machine
9: The Answer to Classic Rock
16: Calistoga Falls
23: The Moon Rays
30: The Bontempo Band
LA CAÑADA FLINTRIDGE
Memorial Park > 6-8PM
2: Pat Benatar Tribute
9: Jack Lance Big Band
16: Conductorless Chamber Orchestra
23: Brian Lynn Jones & The Misfit Cowboys
30: 80’s Night Past Action Heroes
Levitt Pavilion, Memorial Park
Every Thurs-Sun > Times Vary
Visit levittpavilionpasadena.org for concert and time info
Memorial Park > 6-8PM
2: Corie Cable Kidder
9: Larry Larson
16: JJ Jukebox
23: Skinny Ties
Garfield Park > 5-7PM
9: The Grateful Dads
16: The Fabulous Esquires Band
30: Robert Sarzo
Movie Nights Under the Stars
SUMMER MOVIES IN THE PARK
Finkbiner Park, GLENDORA > Sundown
19: Cool Runnings
26: Finding Dory
EAT | SEE | HEAR
Centennial Square, PASADENA > Music: 7PM, Movie: 8PM
8: Singin’ in the Rain
FAMILY MOVIE FRIDAYS
Memorial Park, SIERRA MADRE > Dusk
14: Finding Dory
28: A Dog’s Purpose
ROOFTOP CINEMA SERIES
Corporate Center, PASADENA > Music: 6PM, Movie: 8:30PM
15: Fast & Furious 6
NEIGHBORHOOD MOVIE NIGHT
MONROVIA > Opens: 7PM, Movie: 8PM
15: Finding Dory (Rotary Park)
29: Zootopia (Station Square Park)
STREET FOOD CINEMA
Music: 6:30PM, Movie: 8:30PM
1: Goonies (Victory Park, PASADENA)
22: The Sandlot (Brand Park, GLENDALE)
29: The Hunger Games (Central Park, GLENDALE)
Fun in the Community
2017 CLASSIC CAR NIGHTS
Lake Avenue Church, PASADENA > 6-8PM
14 & 28: FREE event featuring classic cars, burgers, music and a raffle.
NIGHT ON THE PLAZA
GLENDORA Public Library > 6PM
15: Enjoy a wonderful evening of fine dining, unique auctions & dancing under the stars.
ANNUAL CRUISE NIGHT
Brand Blvd., GLENDALE > 5:30-10:30PM
15: FREE all-ages event with over 400 cars on display. Live music, fireworks & more!
ALTADENA COMMUNITY PICNIC
Loma Alta Park, ALTADENA > 12-5PM
29: Excellent BBQ, fresh, locally grown food, raffle prizes, garden tours, great music & more!
MAFA SUMMER ART WALK
Old Town MONROVIA > 7-10PM
29: Annual event where you can shop, sample local cuisine & enjoy live music.
Podley Properties hosted its 5th annual company-wide Spring Cleaning Shred Event at five office locations, offering this valuable service for free to our clients and community each year. While enjoying coffee, donuts and other refreshments, residents watched on-site trucks safely shred an estimated over 29 tons of paper! That’s more than the combined weight of 3 T-Rexs!
“We are pleased to offer this valuable service for our clients and Community each year. It delights us on how well it is received and appreciated!” stated Ed Afsharian, Manager of the Podley Properties Pasadena office. “We always want to provide important and interactive opportunities or our clients and community.”
Thank you to all the agents who volunteered their time and made this another successful event. We look forward to seeing you all next year, and would like to wish you a clean and green spring!
Podley Shred Event 2017 TOTAL: 58,720 lbs.
Glendora: 15,480 lbs.
La Cañada: 12,180 lbs.
Monrovia: 10,060 lbs.
Pasadena: 12,980 lbs.
Sierra Madre: 8,020 lbs.
From farmhouse to formal, Mid-Century to Craftsman Bungalow and beyond, the 2017 Art of the Garden Tour sponsored by Creative Arts Group showcases more architectural styles than ever before.
Whether you resonate to exuberant displays of colorful flowers, manicured neoclassical landscapes, casual gardens designed specifically for life with our canine companions or the subtle palette of arid and sun-loving perennial landscapes, enjoy inspiration at the Art of the Garden. This curated selection of gardens exemplifies the best in outdoor design.
Creative Arts Group’s 23rd annual garden tour will take place on the 23rd of April, 2017 from 10:30am to 4:30pm. 5 private gardens in Sierra Madre, Altadena and Pasadena open their gates for this self-guided tour. Selected artists will have work on display in one of the gardens and at Creative Arts Group. The gallery will be open and serving refreshments. The works this year are truly fantastic, and are definitely not to be missed!
Tickets: $30.00 presale or $35 the day of the tour. Additionally, Tickets can be purchased by clicking here, or by calling 626-355-8350, or by visiting Creative Arts Group at 108 N. Baldwin Avenue, Sierra Madre, CA 91024. We look forward to seeing you at Art of the Garden!
Visit creativeartsgroup.org for additional info