Playhouse District Weekend Highlights

Posted April 15th, 2016



*LA County Yarn Crawl: Friday – Sunday, April 15 – 17

This annual experience is a four-day event for fiber enthusiasts (knitters, crocheters, spinners, weavers and felters) to explore the many shops in sunny southern California, including our neighborhood favorite Abuelita’s Knitting & Needlepoint. Check out the full schedule of activities on their website.

Abuelita’s Knitting & Needlepoint: 696 E. Colorado Blvd, Ste 2, Pasadena


* Third at First Concert – Dulcet Singers: Saturday, April 16 at 4pm

Enjoy a free jazz concert with The Dulcet Singers with Mark Goldstein & Rob Hayes Jazz as part of First United Methodist Church’s ongoing concert series on the third Saturday of every month.

First United Methodist Church:  500 E. Colorado Blvd., Pasadean


* Record Store Day: Saturday, April 16 from 9am – 9pm

There will be over 350 titles released on Record Store Day! Pick up these limited release vinyl at Canterbury Records starting at 9am until 9pm. Warner Brothers Recording Artists Dylan Gardner will stop by Canterbury at 1:30pm so be there!

Canterbury Records: 805 E. Colorado Blvd., Pasadena


* Williams Selyem Wine Tasting: Saturday April 16 from 5-8pm

Come in to Monopole Wine and taste Williams Selyem Super Premium 2014 Pinot Noirs: Sonoma County, Sonoma Coast and Westside Road. Tasting is $30.

Monopole Wine: El Molino Ave., Pasadena


* New Exhibitions at PMCA: Sunday, April 17

PMCA reopens on Sunday, April 17 with three new exhibitions –  Claire Falkenstein: Beyond Sculpture, Brett Weston: Significant Details, and Kat Hutter and Roger Lee: Another California Day. Join curator Jay Belloli and Claire Falkenstein’s former Venice Beach studio assistant Gordon Elkins for an exhibition walkthrough of Beyond Sculpture at 3pm. Belloli and Elkins examine key artworks in a variety of media and offer special insights into the artist’s creative processes.

Pasadena Museum of California Art: 490 E. Union Street., Pasadena