CREATIVE ARTS GROUP ANNUAL ARTS FESTIVAL
November 2-4 | Times Vary
Creative Arts Group
108 N. Baldwin Ave. > Sierra Madre
View creations of talented local artists, including jewelry, pottery, enamel work, and other works of art. Hundreds of unique, one of a kind, handmade pieces will be available for sale to benefit the Creative Arts Group.
626.355.8350 | creativeartsgroup.org
THE WINTER’S EVE FAMILY BALL
November 10 | 6:30-9PM
4490 Cornishon Ave. > La Cañada Flintridge
An evening of dancing for the entire family! Proceeds go to the California Contemporary Ballet. Tickets are $15 per person, $25 per couple, or $45 for per family.
818.790.7924 | caldancearts.com
GLENDORA HOLIDAY STROLL
November 16 | 6-9PM
173 N. Glendora Ave. > Glendora
Enjoy Glendora’s annual Holiday Stroll and Tree Lighting. Stop by the Podley Properties booth to enter to WIN a dog house!
626.914.2357 | ci.glendora.ca.us
THE 27TH ANNUAL ELVES’ FAIRE
November 17 | 10AM-4PM
Pasadena Waldorf School
209 E. Mariposa St. > Altadena
Enjoy games, crafts, shopping, feasting and live entertainment that will delight Faire-goers of all ages. Fun for the whole family. Free admission.
626.794.9564 | elves-faire.com
HOMES FOR THE HOLIDAYS
November 18 | 10-4PM
124 S. Wabash Ave. > Glendora
Tour three beautiful Glendora homes! Proceeds go to Foothill Presbyterian Hospital’s new outpatient surgery center. Tickets are $20 in advance or $25 on tour day. Podley Properties is a proud supporter of Homes for the Holidays!
626.857.3102 | fphhometour.com
HOLLYWOOD CHRISTMAS PARADE
November 25 | 5:30PM
Orange Dr. and Hollywood Blvd. > Hollywood
Come see the 81st Hollywood Christmas Parade! Floats, balloons, costume characters, bands, equestrians and celebrities from all genres will be on hand to kick off the holiday season.
323.556.5600 x7234 | facebook.com/xmasparade
JAPANESE GARDEN FESTIVAL
November 3-4 | 9AM
1418 Descanso Dr. > La Cañada Flintridge Celebrate the culture of the Land of the Rising Sun with the Japanese Garden Festival. This autumn tradition returns with Japanese music and traditional arts with activities for the whole family. Most of the festival- related activities are included in the $8 gardens general admission fee.
818.949.4200 | descansogardens.org
THE WORLD FAMOUS ROSE BOWL FLEA MARKET
November 11 | 7AM-4:30PM
The Rose Bowl
1001 Rose Bowl Dr. > Pasadena
Featuring over 2,500 vendors, the Rose Bowl Flea Market is one of the most famous markets in the world. Wether you come to shop or just to browse, you will enjoy your experience. Admission prices vary.
323.560.7469 | rgcshows.com
ARROYO TERRACE WALKING TOUR
November 17 | 10AM
4 Westmoreland Pl. > Pasadena
Enjoy a guided walk around the historic Arroyo Terrace neighborhood which showcases nine Greene & Greene houses as well as the work of noted architects such as Myron Hunt, Edwin Bergstrom, Elmer Grey, and D. M. Renton.
626-793-3334 | gamblehouse.org
OLD PASADENA’S TREE LIGHTING
November 23 | 6–8PM
24 E. Union St. > Pasadena
All are welcome at One Colorado’s tree-lighting ceremony. Santa takes a break from his busy schedule to light One Colorado’s magnificent 35-foot Christmas tree and then sticks around for photos. The evening offers a live choral performance and sing-along. The tree-lighting ceremony will also launch the Charles Cherniss Tournament of Toys drive. And be sure to sip on free hot cocoa and nibble on complimentary cookies while you enjoy the evening’s cheerful atmosphere!
626.564.1066 | onecolorado.com
PASADENA ANTIQUE SHOW AND SALE
November 30-December 2 | Times Vary Pasadena Convention Center
300 E. Green St. > Pasadena
This dazzling display of antiques is worth waiting for. See, select, feel and buy items from prestigious dealers of such rarities as Tiffany lamps, Ming vases, and Renaissance furniture. $8 admission.
209.358.3134 | bustamante-shows.com
TURKEY TROT 10K, 5K, 1K RACE
November 3 | 7-11AM
Vincent Lugo Park
Wells St. & Ramona St. > San Gabriel
Join us for the 2012 San Gabriel Turkey Trot through beautiful Vincent Lugo Park and the surrounding neighborhood. The park just opened in late summer, and is ready for use. This is a mild-moderate hilly street course. The youth 1K course is flat. Admission is $31 for the 5 or 10K race and $16 for the 1K race.
626.308.2875 | sangabrielcity.com
THANKSGIVING RUN & FOOD DRIVE
November 22 | 6:30AM
1301 Foothill Blvd. > La Cañada Flintridge
Bring your family, a neighbor, kids in strollers, or a pet on a leash! And kindly bring a non-perishable food item to donate to families in need. This 5K run/ walk and one-mile kids run has been a local tradition and a community favorite for nearly two decades. Come get some exercise and help a worthy cause. Registration is $35 or $40 on-site.
818.790.4353 | cclcf.org
VOLUNTEER FOR THANKSGIVING WITH THE SALVATION ARMY
November 22 | Noon
The Salvation Army
960 Walnut St. > Pasadena
Take advantage of an opportunity to give back
to the community by helping out at the Salvation Army’s Annual Thanksgiving Day Dinner for those in need. This year’s dinner is estimated to benefit 800 people, and you will benefit by making new friends, developing a new skill or talent, and having fun.
626.773.4404 | events.podley.com/sa
A PREVIEW FOR DECEMBER…
HOLIDAY OPEN HOUSE AND CHARITY BOUTIQUE
December 1 | 2-5PM
897 Granite Dr. > Pasadena
Come support a good cause and get some holiday shopping done. Enjoy light refreshments, photos with Santa, and a boutique with delightful items for you to browse and buy. A portion of sales will go to the Pasadena Educational Foundation.
626.795.6262 | podley.com/blog