THURSDAY 09.19.19

Join the Pasadena Educational Foundation for an evening of wine, gourmet bites and shopping at six of Pasadena’s top restaurants at the Old Pasadena Fall, Food & Wine Crawl. For more information and meeting places, call (626) 396-3625

FRIDAY 09.20.19

The Pasadena Firefighter Foundation hosts its 2nd annual Awards & Gala Fundraiser to celebrate and recognize heroes and community members from 5:30 to 9 p.m. at Noor Ballroom, 300 E. Colorado Blvd., Pasadena, Suite 200. Tickets are $125. Call (626) 793-4518 or visit

SATURDAY 09.21.19

Nerd Expo features vendors, music, guests, games and panels at the Pasadena Convention Center, 300 E. Green St., Pasadena. No functional props or real weapons are allowed. All cosplay costume props must go through a weapons check located at the front entrance. Tickets are $17 to $150. Call (626) 795-9311 or visit

SUNDAY 09.22.19

Rock out to the sounds of Adult Parts, Celebrity Wolves, Billy Tsounis and the Amazing Androids, War Tapes, Skeletons and The Black Jacobins at the Old Towne Pub, 66 N. Fair Oaks Ave., or down the alley at 34 E. Holly St., Pasadena. Call (626) 577-6581 or visit theoldtownepub for more information.

MONDAY 09.23.19

The Eric Ekstrand Trio plays jazz at 7 p.m. at Colombo’s Restaurant, 1833 Colorado Blvd., Eagle Rock. No cover. Call (323) 254-9138 or visit for more information.

TUESDAY 09.24.19

Photographer Howard Ruffner discusses and signs “Moments of Truth: A Photographer’s Experience of Kent State 1970” at 7 p.m. at Vroman’s Bookstore, 695 E. Colorado Blvd., Pasadena. For more information, call (626) 449-5320 or visit

WEDNESDAY 09.25.19

Multiple award-winning singer Luis Fonsi, who is perhaps best known for his megahit “Despacito,”  performs at The Rose, 245 E. Green St., Pasadena. Tickets are $69 and $149. Call (888) 645-5006 or visit for more information.

THURSDAY 09.26.19

Boston Court Pasadena, 70 N. Mentor Ave., Pasadena, sponsors “How the Light Gets In,” the story of four lonely people who find each other when one of them falls apart, at 8 p.m.  Cost is $15 to $20. To purchase tickets, visit For more information, call (626) 683-6801or visit