Old Pasadena comes alive with holiday festivities throughout the district, Friday, November 23 from 4:00pm to 8:00pm. Join us for spectacular performances, live reindeer, 20 tons of real snow, a magical tree-lighting ceremony, Santa’s arrival and much more- guaranteed to start your holidays with joy, and lots of fun! All activities are family friendly, free, and open to the public.
Everything kicks off at 4:00pm with Old Pasadena’s own winter wonderland, located on Holly Street between Raymond and Fair Oaks. Kids can play in 20 tons of real snow, see live reindeer fresh from the North Pole, create in a kids craft area presented by the Armory Center for the Arts, and enjoy live music in this spectacular children’s winter playground. Throughout the celebration, attendees will enjoy festive musical entertainment including the Marshall Fundamental Secondary School Choir, the award-winning local chamber ensemble Towne Singers and the remarkable Jazz vocalist Rachael MacFarlene among others. Wine and Canvas will also be on hand sponsoring free painting classes so adults can join in the fun!