Monthly Archives: April 2010

Doo Dah parade in Pasadena

Check out the wacky (and free) 34th Occasional Pasadena Doo Dah Parade on Saturday, May 1.  The parade is thought to be the alter ego of the annual Tournament of Roses Parade, held on New Year’s Day. Doo Dah will … Continue reading

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Victorian fair in Industry

Head back in time at Homestead Museum’s Victorian Fair from 1 to 5 p.m. on Saturday, May 1, and Sunday, May 2. Visitors can enjoy music performed by a quadrille band, dance lessons and demonstrations, historic house tours, contests, games … Continue reading

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Baskin-Robbins ice cream

So this may not be a freebie, but it’s close enough. Plus, it’s for a good cause. Baskin-Robbins is offering ice cream for 31 cents per scoop from 5 to 10 p.m. today, April 28. Check out the SGV Tribune‘s … Continue reading

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Free Comic Book Day

In celebration of Free Comic Book Day on Saturday, May 1, participating book shops nationwide are giving away comic books for free to anyone who comes to the store.  Check with participating comic book shops for details.

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Subway offers free breakfast

Too tired to make breakfast? Stop by any participating Subway to get a free breakfast from 7 to 11 a.m. on Tuesday, April 27. The breakfast includes a Breakfast Melt and 8-ounce regular coffee. There’s an additional charge for any … Continue reading

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More Earth Day events this weekend

Check out Rose Magazine’s blog for details about things to do in Pasadena this weekend — including free events in the city. The free events include a film screening of “DIRT!” at Raymond Theatre at 7 p.m. today, April 23 — as … Continue reading

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Earth Day freebie from Origins

For Earth Day, April 22, Origins is making you a deal — trade in your skin care product and they’ll give you one of their full-size cleansers for free. Choose between Origins’ Checks and Balances Frothy face wash or a … Continue reading

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Two free cups of coffee at Corner Bakery

Corner Bakery Cafe wants to rekindle the art of conversation by offering two free cups of hand-roasted coffee until Monday, April 26. To get your coupon, become a Facebook fan and click on the “Connect at the Corner” button. Then, … Continue reading

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Free entry to national parks

In celebration of National Park Week, there will be free entry to 392 national parks until April 25. Find a park and plan a trip.

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Jazz Fest at Caltech

Caltech is hosting its 10th annual Jazz Festival for free from noon to 6 p.m. on Saturday, April 17. Performers include Caltech Monday Jazz Band, Caltech Thursday Jazz Band, The Caltech Honors Jazz Quintet, The Steve Snyder Quartet and special guests Night Blooming … Continue reading

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