The Yoga Expo Los Angeles at Pasadena Convention Center from 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. (300 E. Green St., Pasadena, CA 91101). There are classes and workshops for all levels at The Yoga Expo. Additionally, there are plenty of activities to choose from. An all-day pass is $35. For more information, click here.
Your weekly events
Moonlight Forest Lantern Art Festival at Los Angeles Arboretum, Jan. 3-5 and Jan. 8-9 from 5:30-10 p.m. (301 N. Baldwin Ave., Arcadia, CA 91007). Step into the jaws of a shark, walk through a tunnel of lights timed to music, delight in an igloo full of penguins and interact with the displays. Tickets range from $23-$28. For more information, click here.
The Healers at Arcadia Blues Club from 7-11:30 p.m. (16 E. Huntington Drive, Arcadia, CA 91006). The Healers featuring Johnny Main, Tommy Elfif, Henry Carvajal, Mike Hightower, JR Lozano, and Chef Denis will perform. Tickets are $10. For more information, click here.
Paint Nite: Hanging On To Love Partner Painting at Mimi’s Café at 7 p.m. (500 W. Huntington Drive, Monrovia, CA). You’ll go from a blank canvas to a masterpiece of your own, with plenty of laughs along the way. Tickets are $39 per person. For more information, click here.
Ambrosia at The Rose at 9 p.m. (245 E. Green St., Pasadena, CA 91101). The songs on Ambrosia’s albums range from their classic rock hits to progressive and experimental. Tickets range from $28 – $48. For more information, click here.
Mingle and Plei at The Mixx from 8 p.m. to Jan. 5 at 2 a.m. (443 E. Colorado Blvd., Pasadena, CA 91101). Food and drinks will be available plus over 100 boardgames to stimulate both your fun-loving and competitive sides. Tickets are $10. For more information, click here.
Kid Andersen and Quique Gomes at Copper Still Grill from 5-7 p.m. (610 S. Myrtle Ave., Monrovia, CA 91016). Listen to these blues guitar and harp masters perform. Tickets range from $15 to $50. For more information, click here.
Adult Coloring Night at Pacific Plate Brewing Co. from 6-9 p.m. (1999 S. Myrtle Ave., Monrovia, CA 91016). Relax and unwind with an evening of coloring for adults and some beers. Admission is free. For more information, click here.
Ballroom Party at Sonata Room from 7:30-11 p.m. (210 N. First Ave., Arcadia, CA 91006). There will be a bachata lesson the first 30 minutes of the night, included with admission, followed by dancing to DJ Brandon’s greatest titles of dance music for you to show off your waltz, tango, hustle, salsa and more. Admission is $14 at the door. For more information, click here.
Complimentary Move Barre + Yoga Class at True Food Kitchen from 8:30-9:30 a.m. (168 W. Colorado Blvd., Pasadena, CA 91105). Join Move Barre + Yoga and True Food Kitchen for a complimentary barre class. Stay and receive 15% off brunch after class. Registration is free but you must take your own yoga mat, towel and water bottle. For more information, click here.
Mindful Meditation in Monrovia Canyon from 4:30-6 p.m. (1200 N. Canyon Blvd., Monrovia, CA 91016). The session includes both sitting and walking meditation, as well as a variety of mindfulness activities in the canyon. Participation is free. For more information, click here.
Plant Nite: Succulent Garden in Wood Box or Glass Container at Slater’s 50/50 at 7 p.m. (61 N. Raymond Ave., Pasadena, CA 91103). The garden design instructor will guide you step-by-step through the project in about 1.5 hours and you will learn about succulent care. Tickets are $46 per person. For more information, click here.
Free Real Estate Intro Session at Keller Williams Pasadena from 6:30-8:30 p.m. (251 S. Lake Ave. #150, Pasadena, CA 91101). CA Realty Training is partnering with Keller Williams Realty to provide you an intensive introduction into real estate. This event is completely free. For more information, click here.
Basic Knife Skills 101 at Sauté Culinary Academy from 6-9 p.m. (150 E. Colorado Blvd., Monrovia, CA 91016). Learn the classic French knife techniques used in professional kitchens. Tickets are $60. For more information, click here.
Pasadena Farmers’ Market at Villa Parke Center from 8:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. (363 E. Villa St., Pasadena, CA 91101). You’ll love the experience of buying directly from the farmer that grows the food. What you’ll love even more is the fresh, delicious taste of locally grown, nutritious fruits, vegetables and farm products. Admission is free but the market is cash only and they accept EBT. For more information, click here.
Cuban Casino Rueda Workshop at Latin Dance Pro at 7 p.m. (1985 E. Locust St., Pasadena, CA 91107). Treat yourself and invest in something fun this new year; learn this authentic style of Cuban flavor salsa. This six-week workshop will include standard Cuban dance combinations that can be used in partner dancing and Rueda de Casino. No partner needed. The cost is $75 for six classes. For more information, click here.
Karaoke Night at The Buccaneer Lounge at 8 p.m. (70 W. Sierra Madre Blvd., Sierra Madre, CA 91024). Test out your vocal talents in front of an audience. Admission is free. For more information, click here.
Jim Jeffries at The Ice House at 10 p.m. (24 N. Mentor Ave., Pasadena, CA 91106). Jim Jefferies is one of the most popular and respected comedians of his generation, entertaining audiences across the globe with his provocative, belief-challenging, and thought-provoking comedy. Tickets are $17.50. For more information, click here.
Mindful Looking: Women Ironing by Degas at Norton Simon Museum from 1:30-2:30 p.m. (411 W. Colorado Blvd., Pasadena, CA 91105). Join Head of Education Michelle Brenner for a closer look at Edgar Degas’s Women Ironing. This program is free with admission and space is limited. Admission is $15 for adults, $12 for seniors (62 years old and older), and free for children (aged 18 and younger), students with valid I.D., active military personnel with valid I.D. and museum members. For more information, click here.
Meal Prep Workshop at Dream Dinners from 6-7 p.m. (1274 E. Colorado Blvd., Pasadena, CA 91106). Guests will experience the Dream Dinners lifestyle of homemade, made easy freezer meals while enjoying a fun night out with friends. You will assemble three family dinners (three servings each) for $35. This event is limited to guests new to Dream Dinners. For more information, click here.