November 5 – 14
Preservation Pasadena: Craftsman to Modern
Explore five decades of architectural designs from the comfort of your own home for this Zoom event.
Head in the Clouds Festival at Brookside at the Rose Bowl
This popular Asian music festival will feature dozens of guests performers including 88rising flagship artists Rich Brian and NIKI.
November 8 – December 12
Head Over Heels at the Pasadena Playhouse
The music of the Go-Go’s fuels this dance-filled joyride.
Veteran’s Day at the Huntington
The Huntington Library will offer free admission for Veterans. Advance reservations are required.
November 12 – January 16
Lightscape at the Arboretum
Wander through the magnificent Winter Cathedral, Fire Garden and more! Lightscape transforms the Arboretum for a night of wonder and light.
November 17 – January 2
Reindeer Road at Santa Anita Park
Drive down a whimsical street amidst million of sparkling lights and come face to face with elves, reindeer, and the big guy himself – Santa.
November 19 – January 9
Kidspace Children’s Museum’s Winter Frolic
Kidspace will transform into a land of wonder and delight with no-ice skating, “ice fishing”, snowflake decorating and more!
November 21 – January 20
Enchanted Forest of Light at Descanso Gardens
Get ready to be enchanted! This iconic light show returns to Descanso Gardens.
One Time Events
Movie Night in the Garden at the Arboretum presents Disney Pixar COCO
Enjoy movie-themed refreshments, a craft activity and live music. This movie is for members only, so join today!
An Evening with David Sedaris at the Pasadena Civic Auditorium
David Sedaris returns to Pasadena for a live show featuring new stories, audience Q & A, and book signing. 8:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.
Rhapsody in Blue and The New World Symphony
Pasadena Symphony and Pops will perform at the Ambassador Auditorium at 2:00 p.m. and 8:00 p.m.
Thankful & Grateful Holiday Gathering in Monrovia
The City of Monrovia presents this free event featuring entertainment, hay rides, and a special guest who will assist in lighting the Holiday Tree in Library Park. 6:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Autumn Centerpiece Workshop at the Arboretum
Create a fall centerpiece using natural materials from the Arboretum garden and learn about the plants that call L.A. home. 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Rose Bowl Turkey Trot
This 5K race has become a Pasadena family tradition. Why not begin Thanksgiving Day with a run around the Rose Bowl? 9:00 a.m.
November Events Calendar 2021