Oct. 11 – Oct. 17

EDITOR’S PICK

Old Town Fall Festival at Library Park, Oct. 12 from noon to 4 p.m. (321 S. Myrtle Ave., Monrovia, CA 91016). Expect music, fall crafts, face painting, activity booths, a pet agility course and hay wagon rides. Admission is free. Hay wagon rides are $2 per person. For more information, visit CityOfMonrovia.org. – MONROVIA

Oct. 11

Flavor of Mediterranean Cuisine at Sauté Culinary Academy, Oct. 11 from 7-11 p.m. (150 E. Colorado Blvd., Monrovia, CA 91016). This class features delicious and nourishing recipes that evoke the essence of the Mediterranean region while helping you work your way toward optimal health. Tickets are $75. For more information, visit Eventbrite.com. – MONROVIA

Milonga Sonata Featuring Guillermina Quiroga and Mariano Logiudice at Sonata Room, Oct. 11 from 8 p.m. – Oct. 12 at 1 a.m. (210 N. First Ave., Arcadia, CA 91006). Guillermina & Mariano will lead a workshop before performing then dance to music by DJ Cluada Cortes Labarca. There is a $20 fee for the workshop and $25 fee for the workshop with milonga. For more information, visit SonataRoom.com. – ARCADIA

ArtNight Pasadena at various museums, Oct. 11 from 6-10 p.m. (Pasadena, CA). ArtNight Pasadena occurs twice per year, where the city’s most prominent museums and cultural institutions open their doors for free and offer special programming. Complimentary shuttles are brought in to transport visitors around to different venues. Begin your evening at any one of the venues on the shuttle route and make your way around until your back at your starting point. For more information, visit VisitPasadena.com. – PASADENA

Oct. 12

Calvin Banks & The Tellers at Myrtle Tree Café, Oct. 12 from 7:30-9:30 p.m. (405 S. Myrtle Ave., Monrovia, CA 91016). Listen to this roots, old school, and reggae band from Pasadena. There will be seasonal fall drink specials. There is no cover charge. For more information, visit @myrtletreecafe on Facebook. – MONROVIA

Game Night at Pacific Plate Brewing Co., Oct. 12 from 6-9 p.m. (1999 Myrtle Ave., Monrovia, CA 91016). Gather your friends for an evening of beer and tabletop games. There is no cover charge. For more information, visit @PacificPlateBrewing on Facebook. – MONROVIA

IOD Pumpkin Workshop at The Attic Events and Home Treasures, Oct. 12 from 1-3 p.m. (302 S. Myrtle Ave., Monrovia, CA 91016). Learn all about the Iron Orchid Design transfers as you create a decorative pumpkin for your home. Tickets are $45. For more information, visit Eventbrite.com. – MONROVIA

CalligraFair at Smitten on Paper, Oct. 12-13 from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. (114 E. Lemon Ave., Monrovia, CA 91016). This year’s CalligraFair, the largest gathering of calligraphers in Southern California, will be headlined by three world famous calligraphers. The event will feature workshops, book signings and more. Admission is $18 for both days. For more information, visit SmittenOnPaper.com. – MONROVIA

WaterFest 2019 at Arcadia County Park, Oct. 12 from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. (405 S. Santa Anita Ave., Arcadia, CA 91006). WaterFest is a community outreach event focused on educating residents of all ages on water conservation and environmental stewardship. There will be speakers, interactive exhibits, food trucks, raffle prizes, entertainment, native demonstration gardens, Los Angeles Rams cheerleaders, Los Angeles Clippers spirit dancers, Mad Science Lab shows, and the Theodore Payne Foundation. Admission is free. For more information, visit UpperDistrict.org. – ARCADIA

Faery Hunt Fun Time at Arboretum, Oct. 13 from 10:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. (301 N. Baldwin Ave., Arcadia, CA 91007). Join the faeries from A Faery Hunt in a delightful morning to celebrate the beauty of nature as they create Faeryland at the LA County Arboretum. The performers will weave a delightful experience filled with dancing, singing, and stories of faery magic and fun. Tickets are $10 for members and $15 for non-members (price includes admission). For more information, visit Arboretum.org. – ARCADIA

Arthur Menezes at Arcadia Blues Club, Oct. 12 at 8 p.m. (16 E. Huntington Drive, Arcadia, CA 91006). Menezes returns to delight audiences with his guitar playing. Tickets are $15. For more information, visit Eventbrite.com. – ARCADIA

SGV Pride Festival 2019 at Pasadena Central Park, Oct. 12 from noon to 9 p.m. (275 S. Raymond Ave., Pasadena, CA 91105). This year’s Pride Festival will feature performances, art, food, health & community resources, a GSA carnival, a senior tent, a car show, a book fair, and multiple vendors. This event is free for all ages. For more information, visit sgvpride.org. – PASADENA

CrafttoberFest LA 2019 at Rose Bowl Stadium, Oct. 12 from 12:30-5:30 p.m. (1001 Rose Bowl Drive, Pasadena, CA 91103). With over 20 carefully curated craft breweries from the Southern California area, this food and drink festival will provide each guest with a delicious experience influenced by the world’s largest “Volksfest” (beer festival) in Germany. General admission is $40 and VIP is $60. For more information, visit Eventbrite.com. – PASADENA

The Mormons, Johnny Cheapo, Dirty Halos and My Name is Milk at Route 66 Roadhouse and Tavern, Oct. 12 at 8:30 p.m. (1846 Huntington Drive, Duarte, CA 91010). Enjoy live music and have some drinks. There is no cover charge. For more information, visit @thedirtyhalosband on Facebook. – DUARTE

Oct. 13

On Tap and Unplugged Acoustic Night at Pacific Plate Brewing Co., Oct. 13 from 6-9 p.m. (1999 S. Myrtle Ave., Monrovia, CA 91016). Check out hot local acts. There is no cover charge. For more information, visit @PacificPlateBrewing on Facebook. – MONROVIA

Golden Girls Themed Trivia at Mt. Lowe Brewing Co., Oct. 13 from 7-9 p.m. (150 E. Saint Joseph St., Arcadia, CA 91006). How well do you know Blanche, Rose, Sophia, and Dorothy? Admission is free. For more information, visit @mtlowebrewing on Facebook. – ARCADIA

Carnegie Observatories Open House at The Carnegie Observatories, Oct. 13 from 2-5 p.m. (813 Santa Barbara St., Pasadena, CA 91101). Explore the cosmos, meet professional astronomers, look at the sun through a solar telescope, tour the Hale Library, and enjoy free ice cream, drinks and music. Registration is free. For more information, visit Eventbrite.com. – PASADENA

Rose Bowl Flea Market at Rose Bowl Stadium, Oct. 13 from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. (1001 Rose Bowl Drive, Pasadena, CA 91103). Shop from over 2,500 vendors selling everything from coveted antiques, rare vintage finds, and today’s most up-to-date trends. Admission ranges from $10 to $19. For more information, visit Eventbrite.com. – PASADENA

Second Sunday Concert at Pasadena Public Library, (285 E. Walnut St., Pasadena, CA 91101). The Tuesday Musicale of Pasadena, will present a concert called “An Afternoon with The Three Cellists.” This concert is free. For more information, visit CityOfPasadena.net/library. – PASADENA

Oct. 14

Happy Hour Paint Class of Monrovia at Paint n Play Art Studio, Oct. 14 from 7-10 p.m. (418 S. Myrtle Ave., Monrovia, CA 91016). Unleash your inner artiste as you paint and sip, and have fun. Tickets are $45. For more information, visit Eventbrite.com. – MONROVIA

Game Day All You Can Eat Wings at Dave & Buster’s, Oct. 14 from 11 a.m. to Oct. 15 at 1 a.m. (400 S. Baldwin Ave. #930U, Arcadia, CA 91007). Watch the games and play the games with all you can eat wings plus a $10 PowerCard for $21.99. For more information, visit daveandbusters.com. – ARCADIA

Oct. 15

Songwriter Serenade at Matt Denny’s Ale House Restaurant, Oct. 15 from 7-9:30 p.m. (145 E. Huntington Drive, Arcadia, CA 91006). Listen to talented local artists. There is no cover charge. For more information, visit @TheSongwriterSerenade on Facebook. – ARCADIA

Comedy Night at Mt. Lowe Brewing Co., Oct. 15 from 8-10 p.m. (150 E. Saint Joseph St., Arcadia, CA 91006). Tuesday can sometimes be worse than Monday; make it a little better with some laughs. There is no cover charge. For more information, visit @MtLoweBrewing on Facebook. – ARCADIA

Oct. 16

State of the Schools Address at Monrovia High School Performing Arts Center, Oct. 16 from 6:30-8:30 p.m. (845 W. Colorado Blvd., Monrovia, CA 91016). Join the Board of Education in celebrating scholars and getting up to date with the latest plans for MUSD. For more information, visit MonroviaSchools.net. – MONROVIA

Oct. 17

A Night With Janis Joplin at The Rose, Oct. 17 at 9 p.m. (245 E. Green St., Pasadena, CA 91101). The New York Times raved that A Night With Janis Joplin “rocks the house” and Variety called it “electrifying.” “A Night With Janis Joplin will rock your world!” said the Los Angeles Times The Washington Post proclaimed it “Exhilarating … Remarkable … A joyful ruckus.” Tickets begin at $38. For more information, visit WhereMusicMeetsTheSoul.com. – PASADENA

The Browns of California: Discussion and Book Signing with Author Miriam Pawel at The Gamble House, Oct. 17 from 6:30-8:30 p.m. (4 Westmoreland Place, Pasadena, CA 91103). In The Browns of California, journalist and scholar Miriam Pawel weaves a narrative history that spans four generations, from August Schuckman, the Prussian immigrant who crossed the Plains in 1852 and settled on a northern California ranch, to his great-grandson Jerry Brown, who reclaimed the family homestead one hundred forty years later. The event is free and open to the public however space is limited. RSVP is required. For more information, visit GambleHouse.org. – PASADENA

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