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Ryan Joseph brings a twisted edge to the Ice House Friday

Three years ago, Ryan Joseph found himself with his back to the wall amid some of the most harrowing life experiences anyone can possibly endure. He was abusing drugs and alcohol himself, but one morning found his sister — who was also his best friend, and used with...

Brad Colerick brings six bands in five hours to Bradfest III Saturday night

Brad Colerick has been making Wednesday and Thursday nights at the Arroyo Seco Grill a lot more fun for nearly a decade, as his weekly Wine & Song series of music shows there has featured dozens of Americana, jazz and blues artists. But on Saturday, he’ll be...

Circus Vargas celebrates its 50th anniversary with a new state of the art Big Top

Old-fashioned circus fans are invited to step right up to a brand-new state of the art Big Top tent Tuesday through Sunday, Aug. 18 when the esteemed Circus Vargas brings its legendary family-friendly shows to Santa Anita Park in Arcadia.     The new, innovative venue...

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8 Days 03.12.20

Thursday 03.12.20 Mijares Mexican Restaurant, 145 Palmetto Drive, Pasadena is celebrating its centennial year with 12 months of giving back to the community. Dine in at Mijares from 3 to 9 p.m. and a percentage of the sales will benefit the Pasadena Community...

8 Days 03.05.20

Thursday 03.05.20 The spring 2020 One City, One Story selection is “The Secrets We Kept” by Lara Prescott. One City, One Story community programs will be held throughout March,  beginning with a conversation with the author on Thursday evening, March 5, at Pasadena...

8 DAYS 02.27.20

Thursday 02.27.20 Ty Fance hosts “Off My Head Storytelling,” featuring often funny, sometimes poignant and authentic personal stories by Katsy Chappell, Pat Willsom, Dan Farren, Valentine Soposky, Jeffery Berke and Dan Tirman at 7:30 p.m. at the Coffee Gallery...

8 DAYS 02.20.20

Thursday 02.20.20 The 16th Annual US Comedy Contest is back at the world-famous Ice House, 24 N. Mentor Ave., Pasadena. See top comedians from around the country duke it out for the title of contest winner. The show starts at 8 p.m. Admission is $20,  with a two-drink...

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GYO 09.19.19

HISPANIC HERITAGE PERFORMANCE Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month Thursday, Sept. 19 at La Pintoresca Park, 1355 N. Raymond Ave., Pasadena, with a special performance of Charro rope tricks by the Los Hermanos Banuelos Charro Team and Marshal Ramon Banuelos, along with...

Get Your Own 08.29.19

DANCE PARTY The Music Center Plaza, 135 N. Grand Ave., Los Angeles, celebrates its grand re-opening with “Dance DTLA: Cumbia,” as guests dance to Latin music from 7 p.m. to midnight Friday. Free. Visit musiccenter.org. GUITAR HERO One Colorado, 41 Hugus Alley,...

Get Your Own 08.22.19

VERSATILE ARTIST One Colorado offers live music on Thursdays and Saturdays in August, starting with deejays at 6:30 p.m., followed by the music at 7 p.m. Thursday’s music is by versatile singer and songwriter Joel Simpson. Free. SCI-FI CLASSICS The Pasadena Public...

Get Your Own 08.15.19

PSYCH POP One Colorado, 41 Hugus Alley, Pasadena, offers live music on Thursdays and Saturdays in August, starting with deejays at 6:30 p.m. followed by the music at 7 p.m. Saturday’s music is James Supercave, playing a mix of psych-rock with a pop sensibility. Free....