Enjoy a posh night of dancing under the stars at this year’s black-tie gala. Proceeds benefit the Huntington’s educational and research programs.
Tickets start at $1,000, The Huntington Library, 1151 Oxford Road, San Marino, 626-405-2100, huntington.org
BROADWAY GOES TO THE MOVIES
Join Michael Feinstein and the Pasadena POPS as they revitalize songs from hit Broadway shows like Funny Girl, The Music Man, and My Fair Lady, as well as scores from classic Hollywood films.
Tickets $10-$150, L.A. County Arboretum, 301 N. Baldwin Ave., 626-793-7172, pasadenasymphonypops.org
R.G. CANNING FLEA MARKET
Featuring more than 2,500 vendors and 20,000 buyers every month, the Rose Bowl Flea Market has cemented itself as one of the most famous markets in the world.
Tickets $9-$20 (children 11 and younger admitted free), Rose Bowl Stadium, 1001 Rose Bowl Drive, 323- 560-7469, rosebowlstadium.org
Guide your little ones through the magic of tea ceremonies at this kid centric event, featuring a specialty tea menu of sandwiches and whimsical desserts, all accompanied by pink lemonade, milk, fruit-infused, caffeine-free teas, and entertainment by junior performers from the Magic Castle.
Tickets $36-$48, The Langham Hotel, 1401 S. Oak Knoll Ave., Pasadena, 626-568-3900, langhamhotels.com
MOONLIGHT SONATA GALA
Gather under the stars set against City Hall’s iconic dome. Toast with other revelers and enjoy delicious hors d’oeuvres while bidding on silent auction items in the courtyard. As music floats in the air, the evening moves into Centennial Square for a luxe dinner with fi ne wine, an awards presentation, fast-paced live auction, and dancing to a live band.
Tickets start $275, Pasadena City Hall, 100 Garfield Ave., 626-793-7172, pasadenasymphony-pops.org
PROJECT BLUE BOY
Observe the high-tech restoration process being undertaken of Thomas Gainsborough’s renowned 1770 painting, The Blue Boy, one of the Huntington Library’s most popular works.
Tickets $13-$29, The Huntington Library, 1151 Oxford Rd., San Marino, 626-405-2100, huntington.org
OTR II: BEYONCÉ & JAY-Z
It seems like Beyoncé and Jay-Z have scarcely taken a break since their 2014 On the Run tour. Catch the iconic power couple at the Rose Bowl performing award-winning hits during their second co-headlining stadium tour.
Tickets $115-$350, Rose Bowl, 1001 Rose Bowl Drive, Pasadena, 626- 577-3100, rosebowlstadium.com
PROFESSIONAL WOMEN SPEAKER SERIES
Intended to help professional women transition into a healthy life after their career, this five-week series covers a number of enlightening topics, including intergenerational conversations, wellness, and mindfulness.
Free (RSVP Required), Shakespeare Club, 171 S. Grand Ave., Pasadena, 626-793-5714, zhswealthmanagementgroup.com
A NIGHT IN FOCUS: INDIA
Explore the essence of Indian culture through an artful meditation tour of select works in the Norton Simon Museum collection, as well as a free meditation class in the Asian Sculpture Garden.
Tickets $12-$15, 411 W. Colorado Blvd., Pasadena, 626-449-6840, nortonsimon.org
LOS ANGELES CHOCOLATE SALON
Treat yourself to an extra-sweet day at the 12th annual LA Chocolate Salon, where chocolate connoisseurs and fanatics alike can sample the fi nest in artisan, gourmet and premium confections in one of the world’s great culinary meccas. The event features tastings, demonstrations, speakers, chef talks and more.
Tickets $10-$25, Pasadena Convention Center, 300 E. Green St., lachocolatesalon.com