Tag: Arboretum

What To Do When Visiting Arcadia
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What To Do When Visiting Arcadia

California attracts millions of tourists every year, but Arcadia is a neighborhood that is very rarely explored. However, with many attractions located around the community, it seems only a matter of time before it becomes a more accessible place for tourists to explore. The name was taken from the Greek city with the same name,…

Tickets on Sale Now for Michael Feinstein & The Pasadena POPS at Arboretum
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Tickets on Sale Now for Michael Feinstein & The Pasadena POPS at Arboretum

Principal Pops Conductor Michael Feinstein leads the Pasadena POPS for the 2019 Sierra Summer Concert Series at the Los Angeles County Arboretum with five concerts sure to make your summer sizzle. The 2019 POPS season runs June 22 through Sept. 14 with a jam-packed line-up of multiple award-winning guest artists including  Kevin McKidd from “Grey’s Anatomy,” Sag Award-winner LaChanze (“The Help”), Tony-nominees Melissa Errico, Tony Yazbeck, Michael Cavanaugh and Gavin Creel (“Hello Dolly,” “Book of…

LA Arboretum in Arcadia Celebrates Peacock Day
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LA Arboretum in Arcadia Celebrates Peacock Day

The beauty of peacocks and their dazzling plumage have inspired architects, artists, and cultures around the world for centuries. The attraction of the blue Indian species at the Arboretum becomes apparent each spring when the peacocks display their magnificent green and blue trains during mating season. Join the Arboretum for a day as they celebrate…

Why Are Fewer Migratory Birds Visiting Arcadia’s Baldwin Lake?
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Why Are Fewer Migratory Birds Visiting Arcadia’s Baldwin Lake?

Arcadia’s Baldwin Lake could see great benefit from Proposition 3 and Measure W By Terry Miller According to birders at the Audubon Society, there used to be approximately 330 species of migratory birds landing each winter at Los Angeles County Arboretum’s Baldwin Lake. In recent years that number has dwindled so drastically that the lake,…

Arboretum Yoga Instructor Offers Arcadians More than Exercise
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Arboretum Yoga Instructor Offers Arcadians More than Exercise

By Galen Patterson Twice a week, Arcadians gather in the arboretum, one of the few places in Los Angeles County where people can be engulfed in nature, to practice yoga. As the attendees are lead through the poses and breathing exercises, they are instructed by their yoga teacher, Brie Wakeland. Wakeland has been practicing yoga…

Moonlight Forest – Lantern Art Festival at the Arboretum
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Moonlight Forest – Lantern Art Festival at the Arboretum

This fall, the Los Angeles Arboretum and Botanic Garden invites you to the Moonlight Forest, an unforgettable evening experience of art, culture, and discovery. Masterfully crafted lanterns beckon you into the gardens. Some depict beautiful animals, shimmering exotic flowers and intriguing figures from Chinese legends. An evening of dazzlingly color and magic begins. The Moonlight…

Aug. 10 – Aug. 16
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Aug. 10 – Aug. 16

EDITOR’S PICK R.G. Canning Flea Market at Rose Bowl Stadium, Aug. 12 from 5 a.m. – 3 p.m. (1001 Rose Bowl Drive, Pasadena, CA 91101). Find vintage treasures and bargains from over 2,500 vendors. Tickets are priced as follows: VIP admission from 5 a.m. – 7 a.m. is $20 per person, early admission from 7…

Learn About Herbalism in an Introductory Class in Arcadia
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Learn About Herbalism in an Introductory Class in Arcadia

An introductory class for all who are interested in learning about the folkloric and traditional use of plants as medicine will be held on Saturday, Aug. 18 at the Arboretum from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. In discussion with instructor Irena Stathis, the class will explore the topics of sustainability, quality, practical application, and forms…

Aug. 3 – Aug. 9
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Aug. 3 – Aug. 9

EDITOR’S PICK CatCon 2018 at the Pasadena Convention Center, Aug. 5 from 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. (300 E. Greent St., Pasadena, CA 91101). CatCon is where pop culture and cat culture converge, showcasing some of the world’s top cat-centric merchandise, conversations with those at the epicenter of the cat world, the adoption lounge, workshops,…

Arcadia’s Arboretum Hosts ‘Arts Talk: Digital Nature’
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Arcadia’s Arboretum Hosts ‘Arts Talk: Digital Nature’

“Digital Nature,” an exhibition of visual art projected onto the Arboretum’s landscape, is coming to the Arboretum in February 2019. On Saturday, July 28 at 4 p.m., three participating artists, Mia Feuer, Andrew Yang, and Chris Kallmyer, will have a conversation with curator Shirley Alexandra Watts about the intersections of nature, technology, and creative expression. The…

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