Aug. 31 – Sept. 6

Don’t miss Karla Perez, pictured center, as she sings all your favorite Selena hits. – Courtesy photo / Facebook, @therosepasadena


Selena: The Tribute at The Rose – Pasadena, Sept. 1 at 9 p.m. (245 E. Green St., Pasadena, CA 91101). Karla Perez is an amazing singer and performer who is widely recognized as the number one artist doing a loving and respectful tribute to the great Selena Quintanilla. Tickets are $24.50 plus applicable fees and you must arrive by 7 p.m. For more information, visit – PASADENA

Your weekly events

Aug. 31

Wine & Food with Debbie at Vendome Arcadia, Aug. 31 from 5:30 – 8 p.m. (103 E. Santa Clara St., Arcadia, CA 91006). Enjoy four wines paired with food, hosted by Debbie Adelman. The cost is $20 per person and you must RSVP. For more information or to RSVP, call (626) 461-5498. – ARCADIA

The Bash at Matt Denny’s, Aug. 31 from 7 – 10 p.m. (145 E. Huntington Drive, Arcadia, CA 91006). Enjoy live rock ‘n’ roll with your Friday night dinner and drinks. Admission is free but dinner and drinks are not. For more information, visit – ARCADIA

Eighties Night at The Buccaneer, Aug. 31 at 9 p.m. (70 W. Sierra Madre Blvd., Sierra Madre, CA 91024). Enjoy a night of ‘80s rock, disco, and more with your friends. Admission is free. For more information, call The Buccaneer at (626) 355-9045. – SIERRA MADRE

Hollywood Comes to Pasadena at The Ice House, Aug. 31 at 10 p.m. (24 N. Mentor Ave., Pasadena, CA 91106). Watch Frank Nicotero and Jay Washington do their stand-up routines, catch some magic performed by magicians and illusionists from the Magic Castle before the show, and spin the “gift wheel” after the show. General admission is $10 and VIP tickets are $17. For more information, visit – PASADENA

Sept. 1

Flavors of Spanish Tapas at Sauté Culinary Academy, Sept. 1 from 6 – 9 p.m. (150 E. Colorado Blvd., Monrovia, CA 91016). With paella as a centerpiece, learn to make amazing tapas such as empanadas, ceviche, and other recipes with amazing flavors. Tickets are $75 per adult. For more information, visit – MONROVIA

Eighties Themed Brunch at Mt. Lowe Brewing Co., Sept. 1 from 10 a.m. – noon (150 E. Saint Joseph’s St., Arcadia, CA 91505). Enjoy breakfast options, specialty beers, ‘80s movies on the big screen, ‘80s trivia and a lip-sync battle. Tickets are $22 per person and it includes one specialty beer and a plate of breakfast. For more information, visit – ARCADIA

Sept. 2

626 Night Market at Santa Anita Park, Sept. 2 from 4 p.m. – midnight (285 W. Huntington Drive, Arcadia, CA 91007). This is the last weekend to enjoy all the food, art, music, and shopping at the night market. Admission is $5 at the door and they only accept cash. For more information, visit – ARCADIA

The 19th Adams’ Pack Station Barnyard Jamboree at Adams’ Pack Station, Sept. 2 (Chantry Flats, Sierra Madre, CA 91024). Enjoy burgers, fries, hot dogs, Panini sandwiches, and music from TW Blue Lightning Revue, GRIT, Amos Cassidy, and more. Admission is free but parking is $10 on Sundays. For more information and directions, call (626) 447-7356 or visit – SIERRA MADRE

Sept. 3

Craft Camp at Craft Sierra Madre, Sept. 3 from 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. (49 W. Sierra Madre Blvd., Sierra Madre, CA 91024). Pack a lunch for your kids as they spend a fun and messy afternoon crafting. The event is $50 per child and you can book a spot for your child at For more information, visit – SIERRA MADRE

The Great American Swing Band at the Scott, Sept. 3 at 6 p.m. (85 E. Holly St., Pasadena, CA 91103). Enjoy music and songs of the big band era and more. This event is free. For more information, visit – PASADENA

Sept. 4

Adult Recess – Perler Bead Art & Coloring at the Arcadia Public Library, Sept. 4 at 7 p.m. (20 W. Duarte Rd., Arcadia, CA 91006). Adult Recess is where adults go to play, craft, color, and do whatever they want to do. Admission is free but registration is required. For more information, call the library at (626) 821-5567. – ARCADIA

Sept. 5

Native Gardens at Pasadena Playhouse, Sept. 5 at 8 p.m. (39 S. El Molino Ave., Pasadena, CA 91101). In this play, directed by Jason Alexander, a disagreement between neighbors about the lay of the land escalates into a backyard brawl and cultures collide. Orchestra B tickets are $39 and Orchestra C tickets are $29. For more information, visit – PASADENA

Karaoke Night at Pacific Plate Brewing Co., Sept. 5 from 6 – 10 p.m. (1999 S. Myrtle. Ave., Monrovia, CA 91016). Sing your heart out with friends and the host for the night, Smarty McFly. Admission is free. For more information, call (626) 239-8456 or visit their events page on Facebook at @PacificPlateBrewing. – MONROVIA

Sept. 6

Beer and Board Games at Myrtle Tree Garden Café & Market, Sept. 6 from 6 – 10 p.m. (407 S. Myrtle Ave., Monrovia, CA 91016). Invite your friends to happy hour and some friendly competition. Admission is free and there will be select beers and glasses of wine for $5. For more information, visit – MONROVIA

Trivia Night at Barney’s Beanery, Sept. 6 from 8 – 11 p.m. (99 E. Colorado Blvd., Pasadena, CA 91105). Barney’s Beanery gives out $150 a week in Barney’s Beanery gift cards to winners at this competitive trivia night. Admission is free. For more information, visit – PASADENA


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