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
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.
APR 30-MAY 5 | PASADENA RESTAURANT WEEK
Various PASADENA Restaurants
Award-winning restaurants offer special lunch and dinner menus at incredible prices!
MAY 4 | MAY THE FOURTH
3pm: Kids 5-12, Teens: 4pm > ALTADENA Library
May the Fourth be with you! Hang out with friends, make your own light saber & get your Jedi on.
MAY 5 | CINCO DE MAYO MARIACHI NIGHT
6-9pm > Descanso Gardens, LA CAÑADA FLINTRIDGE
Celebrate Cinco de Mayo with an authentic Mexican buffet & live mariachi music.
MAY 6 | ECLECTIC MUSIC FESTIVAL AND ART WALK
3-10pm > Downtown SOUTH PASADENA
FREE family-friendly music fest and art walk with food trucks & a beer/wine garden.
MAY 6-7 | ANNUAL SIERRA MADRE ART FAIR
Sat: 9:30am-6pm, Sun: 9:30am-5pm > Memorial Park, SIERRA MADRE
2-day event of artists showing and selling their work, as well as food vendors & entertainment.
MAY 7 | ALTADENA ANNUAL HOME TOUR
10am-4pm > ALTADENA Highlands Neighborhood
4 beautiful homes and gardens will be on display. Enjoy food vendors & live entertainment along the tour.
MAY 7 | MONROVIA HISTORIC HOMES TOUR
10am-4pm > Historic Homes Across MONROVIA
MOHPG hosts its 35th annual tour with 6 vintage homes, built from 1901-1921.
MAY 13 | ART ON PALM
10am-5pm > Arlington Garden, PASADENA
New location for this annual art festival featuring local artists, live music & refreshments.
MAY 13 | FOUNTAIN TO THE FALLS 7-MILE RUN
7am > Starts in Library Park, MONROVIA
7th annual race from Library Park to the Canyon Park Waterfall. Medals awarded by age category.
MAY 14 | MOTHER’S DAY BRUNCH
10am-5pm > Huntington Library, SAN MARINO
Treat Mom to an elegant brunch (9:30am & 1pm) and stroll through the gardens to enjoy the roses in full bloom.
MAY 14 | MOTHER’S DAY AT THE CASTLE GREEN
1-5pm > 99 S. Raymond Ave., PASADENA
Take a step back in time and tour the historic Castle Green. Come early & enjoy tea in the ballroom.
MAY 14 | MOTHER’S DAY AT THE RACES
11am-5pm > Santa Anita Park, ARCADIA
Bring Mom out to enjoy a spectacular day of racing accompanied by brunch at the Turf Terrace Restaurant.
MAY 16 | CUISINES OF THE FOOTHILLS
5:30-8:30pm > GLENDORA Country Club
Step “Under the Big Top”to taste food, wine & more from 20 different restaurants.
MAY 20-21 | MONROVIA DAYS
Times Vary > Library Park, MONROVIA
Annual weekend celebration of family fun with live music, food, art, vendors, activities & a parade.
MAY 21 | MUSEUMS OF THE ARROYO DAY
12-5pm > LOS ANGELES & PASADENA Museums
Explore 6 local museums for FREE! Shuttles between museums are available.
MAY 24 | TASTE OF DUARTE
5-8pm > Westminster Gardens, DUARTE
Enjoy a taste of Duarte with food samples, drink tastings, live entertainment & more!
MAY 26-29 | MEMORIAL WEEKEND FIESTA DAYS
Times Vary > Various LA CAÑADA FLINTRIDGE Locations
Annual, all-encompassing small town community celebration.
MAY 27 | MOUNT WILSON TRAIL RACE
Starts 7am > Mount Wilson Trail, SIERRA MADRE
The second oldest trail race in California returns, along with the Kid’s Fun Run!
RECIPE FOR LOVE
FEB 17 | WINE & CUISINE TASTING BENEFIT
7-9:30pm > Alverno’s Villa del Sol, SIERRA MADRE
An evening of wine, food tastings & live entertainment supporting your Sierra Madre library.
FEB 18 | SANTA ANITA CHILI COOK-OFF
12-5pm > Santa Anita Park, ARCADIA
Enjoy samplings from the best chili recipes in SoCal for that’ll have your mouth watering.
DANCE & FILM
FEB 5 | SILENT SUNDAYS SERIES: LAUREL & HARDY
2:30pm > SAN GABRIEL Mission Playhouse
Festival of comedy shorts featuring one of history’s greatest ever comedy duos, Laurel & Hardy!
FEB 12 | CINDERELLA
2pm > Haugh Performing Arts Center, GLENDORA
Esteemed Russian National Ballet Theatre performs another magical piece from the
classical ballet repertoire. haughpac.com
FEB 24 | TEEN FILM: CAPTAIN AMERICA: CIVIL WAR
3:30pm > ALTADENA Library
There’s a rift between former allies Captain America and Iron Man. FREE screening of this
great superhero film. altadenalibrary.org
FEB 27 | MONDAY MOVIE NIGHT: WINNIE THE POOH
6-7:45pm > MONROVIA Public Library
Enjoy freshly popped popcorn and cuddle up with your family to watch a terrific movie!
MUSIC & LITERATURE
FEB 1, 8, 15 & 22 | MUSIC IN THE CHINESE GARDEN
1-3pm > Huntington Library, SAN MARINO
Enjoy traditional Chinese music every Wednesday afternoon in the
Garden of Flowing Fragrance. huntington.org
FEB 4 | MAD REVIVAL LIVE AT THE OLD TOWNE PUB
7pm > 23 E. Holly Street, PASADENA
Soul music sensation Mad Revival performs live for their record release party
at Pasadena’s iconic Old Towne Pub. madrevival.com
FEB 4 | SPECIAL STORY TIME WITH ILLUSTRATOR MARAL SASSOUNI
10:30am > Flintridge Bookstore & Coffeehouse, LA CAÑADA FLINTRIDGE
This award-winning illustrator will read her picture book The
Green Umbrella & lead a related activity. flintridgebooks.com
FEB 4 & 5 | CHINESE NEW YEAR FESTIVAL
10am–5pm > Huntington Library, SAN MARINO
The Year of the Rooster begins with lion dancers, martial arts,
Chinese music & more. huntington.org
FEB 11 | LUNAR NEW YEAR FESTIVAL
10am-5pm > Valley Blvd., ALHAMBRA
Celebrate at this annual street festival featuring food, entertainment
& activities. alhambranewyearfestival.com
FEB 11 & 12 | CAMELLIA & TEA FESTIVAL
9:30am-2pm > Descanso Gardens, LA CAÑADA FLINTRIDGE
Camellia brightens winter days with its colorful blossoms & warms
the heart when brewed into tea! descansogardens.org
ART & ENTERTAINMENT
UNTIL FEB 13 | STATES OF MIND: PICASSO LITHOGRAPHS
12-5pm > Norton Simon Museum, PASADENA
Tracing the evolution of individual compositions through multiple
states, adjustments & revisions. nortonsimon.org
FEB 25 | MUTUAL OF OMAHA’S WILD KINGDOM
2pm > Haugh Performing Arts Center, GLENDORA
Experience wildlife as you never have before with Peter Gros who
shares his travel experiences & timeless tales. haughpac.com
FEB 25 | GREAT TRIVIA CHALLENGE CELEBRATION
5pm > Felix Event Center, AZUSA Pacific University
Celebrate 25 years of the Great Trivia Challenge with fabulous food
and fun-raising. ci.glendora.ca.us
FEB 2 | ROCKET BUILDING WALK-IN CRAFT
12-5:45pm > SIERRA MADRE Library
Eager participants can build and launch a paper rocket, make
friends and have fun. cityofsierramadre.com
FEB 18 | CRAZY KID CONCOCTION
2-3pm > MONROVIA Public Library
Create awesome STEAM based projects with a special Valentine’s
Day twist. Open to all mad scientists. cityofmonrovia.org