Here Are Your May Events!
May 1 - 22
Explore Oaklawn Manor in South Pasadena and be inspired by the décor and renovations by leading designers. Funds raised by the event support music programs and other non-profit organizations.
May 1 - 31
Bring your family and celebrate the habitat and life cycle of butterflies. Activities include a bug safari, creating a caterpillar, and dressing up like a butterfly.
May 1, 7, 8, 14, 15, 21, 22
Whether it’s tea with the queen or a pub crawl, there’s something for everyone at the Renaissance Faire located at the Santa Fe Dam Recreation Area. Enjoy shows, games, rides and more.
10:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.
May 5 – 10
Enjoy a week of special prix-fixe menus from some of Pasadena’s most popular restaurants. The event will provide support for public high school student internships. 7:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.
May 13, 14, 15
Celebrate the community’s youth as you enjoy performances, a parade, musical entertainment and more.
May 28 – 30
Fiesta Days will honor the sacrifice of veterans and celebrate the Spanish heritage of the area. Activities include a parade, fireworks, and lots of family fun.
May 28, 29, 30
The Santa Anita Bonsai Society will present trees trained to look like miniature forest giants. 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
One Time Events
Enjoy a free, family-friendly Cinco De Mayo celebration full of interactive activities, live entertainment, food, and much more. 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
The Altadena Guild of Huntington Memorial Hospital invites you to attend their 69th Annual Home and Garden Tour which will include four beautiful homes. 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Ford Place is a historic residential subdivision created in 1902 that includes a fascinating mix of architectural styles. The tour includes a look inside Blinn House, Pasadena Heritage’s new home.
MOTA features six unique history-based museums that preserve early Los Angeles life. The public can visit one or all of the museums during the day at no charge. 12:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
May 25, 26, 27
Bring the entire family and enjoy thrilling rides, challenging midway games, delicious carnival snacks and much more. 11:00 a.m.
The Mount Wilson Trail Race is one of the oldest trail races in California and takes you 8.6 miles from Kersting Court in Sierra Madre to Orchard Camp and back. The race day will include a Kids’ Fun Run, vendors, food and a Beer Garden.