South Lake Avenue, Pasadena
December 2023 Newsletter
JOIN SOUTH LAKE AVENUE ON
SATURDAY, DECEMBER 2ND!
Holidayfest! Shop, Dine, Win!
Saturday, December 2, 2023
12:00pm - 6:00pm

South Lake Avenue kicks off Holidayfest at 12:00pm on Saturday, December 2nd with family friendly activities around the District!

Holidayfest is presented by
In partnership with the South Lake Business Association

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SHOUT OUT TO OUR TRIVIA PARTICIPANTS!
Congratulations to our winner Kevin K. from Pasadena who was the first to answer correctly in last month's newsletter!

Thank you to everyone who participated in last month's South Lake Trivia Game! We wanted to take a moment and shout out the first participant who answered correctly! The correct answer is All of the Above! For more information, please visit Holidayfest! Shop, Dine, Win!

Be the first to answer our monthly trivia question correctly for a chance to win a prize at South Lake Avenue's year end Holidayfest event! One (1) entry per person per Trivia Game Question. Participants selected and announced are eligible to enter again after 90 days. Participants responsible for reviewing junk and spam folders for electronic communications. SLBA not responsible for delays in email communication.

CONGRATULATIONS TO OUR ANNOUNCED PARTICIPANTS!

Cheri H. from Altadena (January)
Arthur M. from Pasadena (February)
Charlotte L. from Pasadena (March)
Dena H. from Pasadena (April)
Jess E. from Arcadia (May)
Alice T. from San Gabriel (June)
Cheri H. from Altadena (July)
Theresa F. from Arcadia (August)
Marcel L. from Pasadena (September)
Alice T. from San Gabriel (October)
Kevin K. from Pasadena (November)
The South Lake Business Association is
ACCEPTING SUBMISSIONS FOR JANUARY
The South Lake Business Association's monthly newsletter is a source of information and news for business and property owners within the South Lake Avenue Business District, the City of Pasadena, and residential communities. We are currently accepting submissions for the January 2024 newsletter. If you are a South Lake Avenue business or property owner and would like to participate in the newsletter, please email your submission to slba@southlakeavenue.org by December 20th.
South Lake Avenue Quick Links
BITES AND BEVERAGES
Enjoy endless options from South Lake Avenue restaurants! Learn more by visiting South Lake Food & Dining.
SELF-CARE IDEAS
Looking to improve your health or pamper yourself? Browse through all the services offered on South Lake by visiting South Lake Health & Beauty.
HOLIDAY SALES AND PROMOTIONS
Learn more about sales and promotions on South Lake by visiting Holidayfest and December In-Store Promotions.
PASSPORT PARKING
Park, pay, be on your way with Passport Parking! No more digging for coins. Download today! To learn more about parking on South Lake Avenue, please visit South Lake Avenue's Visitor Resources.
South Lake Avenue Promotions
HOLIDAYFEST PASADENA 2023!

Saturday, December 2nd | 12:00pm - 6:00pm
What: Holidayfest! Shop, Dine and Win on South Lake!
When: Saturday, December 2, 2023
Where: South Lake Avenue, Pasadena

This free and family friendly event has evolved into a district-wide celebration making South Lake Avenue one of San Gabriel Valley's premier shopping and dining destinations. Guests can enjoy live music, in-store promotions, family friendly activities and more!
NOTICE OF CONSTRUCTION
South Lake Avenue Pedestrian Lighting Project
Project funding was secured in 2023 and construction is in progress. The South Lake Business Association, in partnership with the City of Pasadena, has been a long time advocate of this project to improve lighting along South Lake Avenue and add vibrancy to this thriving area.

The South Lake Avenue District is open for business during construction. For more information, please visit South Lake Avenue Pedestrian Lighting Project.
NEW ON THE BLOCK!
See's Candies | 345 S. Lake Avenue #111 | 626-379-5652
The See's Candies chocolate shop in Pasadena, CA is a Seasonal Volume Savings shop only open for the holiday season! They sell American-made delicious candies and chocolates. The best chocolate and candy in Pasadena can be found at See's Candies where you always get a free sample and friendly customer service.

For more information, please visit See's Candies (Seasonal Store) or call 626-379-5652.
COMING SOON!
LA Beauty Skin Center | 214 S. Lake Avenue | 818-888-0001
At LA Beauty Skin Center they offer state-of-the-art laser treatments, laser hair removal, innovative aesthetic procedures, lip augmentation, non-surgical rhinoplasty, rejuvenating injections with Juvederm and Radiesse, wrinkle prevention and treatment with Botox and other neuromodulators, revitalizing facials, chemical peels, facial and body sculpting.

They serve their clients with a superior level of professionalism, attention, medical and personal care attuned to their unique requirements.

For more information, please visit LA Beauty Skin Center or call 818-888-0001.
FREE GIFT WITH PURCHASE!
Alexandria II Bookstore | 170 S. Lake Avenue #100 | 626-792-7885
Alexandria II Bookstore offers a free tumbled stone with any purchase on Saturday, December 2nd only. *Up to $10 value. Details at Holidayfest In-Store Promotions.

For more information, please visit Alexandria II Bookstore or call 626-792-7885.
HOLIDAY SALE!
Barry's | 326 S. Lake Avenue | 626-314-1877
Barry's Holiday Sale happens December 6th - December 10th! Don't miss out!

For more information, please visit Barry's or call 626-314-1877.
BUY 1 SUNDAE, GET ONE FOR 0.99!
Baskin Robbins | 561 S. Lake Avenue | 626-795-9356
Buy one Sundae and get one Sunday for 0.99 at Baskin Robbins! Valid December 2 - December 31st. Details at Holidayfest In-Store Promotions.

For more information, please visit Baskin Robbins or call 626-795-9356.
FREE CHURRO BITES 12/2 ONLY!
Chronic Tacos | 345 S. Lake Avenue #101 | 626-298-6432
Chronic Tacos offers free Churro Bites with valid same day receipt from any South Lake Avenue business on Saturday, December 2nd only. Details at Holidayfest In-Store Promotions.

For more information, please visit Chronic Tacos Mexican Grill or call 626-298-6432.
HOLIDAY DEALS!
Cycle Gear | 414 S. Lake Avenue | 626-553-9761
Cycle Gear helps you to bring on the cheer with great gift ideas for motorcycle riders! View details at Cycle Gear Holiday Deals.

For more information, please visit Cycle Gear or call 626-553-9761.
FIRST PEEL 20% OFF!
Elite Beauty Bar | 270 S. Lake Avenue | 626-345-5457
Heal summer damage and reveal perfect skin. December is the perfect month to revamp your skin care routine with a chemical peel. If you want an effective service with no downtime and minimal side effects Elite Beauty Bar has you covered. Give yourself the gift of beautiful skin. You deserve it! First peel will receive 20% off. Valid Until December 31, 2023.

For more information, please visit Elite Beauty Bar or call 626-345-5457.
FREE SWEET POTATO FRIES!
Granville Restaurant | 270 S. Lake Avenue | 626-360-7633
Granville Restaurant offers a free order of sweet potato fries with purchase of two entrees on Saturday, December 2nd only. Details at Holidayfest In-Store Promotions.

For more information, please visit Granville Restaurant or call 626-360-7633.
$2 OFF SEASONAL FLOAT!
Float Coffee Shop | 380 S. Lake Avenue #6 | 626-844-3488
Float Coffee Shop offers $2 off their seasonal float on Saturday, December 2nd only. Details at Holidayfest In-Store Promotions.

For more information, please visit Float Coffee Shop or call 626-844-3488.
NEW EXHIBITION!
Jack Rutberg Fine Arts | 600 S. Lake Avenue #102 | 323-938-5222
Celebrated L.A. contemporary artist Ruth Weisberg is the subject of a new exhibition entitled “Ruth Weisberg: Touchstones." The Exhibition extends through December 23, 2023.

For more information, please visit Jack Rutberg Fine Arts or call 323-938-5222.
FREE LEMONADE!
Lemonade Restaurant | 146 S. Lake Avenue | 626-304-7700
Lemonade Restaurant offers free lemonade with any purchase on Saturday, December 2nd only. You must mention "Holidayfest" to the cashier. Details at Holidayfest In-Store Promotions!

For more information, please visit Lemonade or call 626-304-7700.
Logix Federal Credit Union
FLEX YOUR EARNING POWER!
Logix Federal Credit Union | 180 S. Lake Avenue | 800-328-5328
Flex your earning power with a 5.00% APY 12-Month Flex Certificate at Logix Federal Credit Union. Learn more at 5.00% APY Flex Certificate.

For more information, please visit Logix Federal Credit Union or call 800-328-5328.
FRIENDS AND FAMILY SALE!
Macy's | 401 S. Lake Avenue | 626-792-0211
Macy's Pasadena offers their Holiday Friends & Family Sale through December 6th! Enjoy 30% off throughout the store and 15% off Beauty & Fragrances. *Exclusions Apply – See Associate for Details.

For more information, please visit Macy's or call 626-792-0211.
$8 MERCADO MARGARITAS!
Mercado Pasadena | 140 S. Lake Avenue | 626-345-5778
Mercado Pasadena offers $8 Mercado Margaritas on Saturday, December 2nd only from 11:00am - 6:00pm. Details at Holidayfest In-Store Promotions!

For more information, please visit Mercado Pasadena or call 626-345-5778.
HOLIDAY CAKES!
Nothing Bundt Cakes | 548 S. Lake Avenue | 626-792-8200
Nothing Bundt Cakes offers plenty of tasty bundtinis and cakes for the holidays. Shop Holiday Cakes.

For more information, please visit Nothing Bundt Cakes or call 626-792-8200.
HOLIDAY GIFT GUIDE!
Orvis | 345 S. Lake Avenue | 626-356-8000
Explore the Orvis Holiday Gift Guide for new arrivals, stocking stuffers, fly fishing gear, gifts for pets and more! View Holiday Gift Guide.

For more information, please visit Orvis or call 626-356-8000.
CELEBRATE THE NEW YEAR!
Pasadena Hotel & Pool | 928 E. Colorado Blvd. | 626-884-4150
Celebrate the New Year and the 135th annual Rose Parade with Pasadena Hotel & Pool. Rooms are available to book now, with a two-night minimum stay required.

On January 1, their lobby bar will open early for pre-parade festivities — including coffee, cocktails and game day coverage on big screen TVs. (All are welcome to join, no overnight stay required.) Then its time for the big show! The iconic Rose Parade marching bands and floral floats go right by our front door on Colorado Boulevard.

For more information, please visit Pasadena Hotel & Pool or call 626-884-4150.
$100 OFF TEETH WHITENING!
Pasadena Advance Dentistry | 350 S. Lake Avenue #250 | 626-449-2231
Is your smile Merry and Bright? Pasadena Advanced Dentistry offer $100 off Zoom Professional Teeth Whitening. *Must redeem by December 31, 2023.

For more information, please visit Pasadena Advanced Dentistry or call 626-449-2231.
YEAR END SALE!
Pacific Sales | 440 S. Lake Avenue | 626-356-3359
Pacific Sales is having their year end sale through December 31st!

For more information, please visit Pacific Sales or call 626-356-3359.
STOCKING STUFFERS FOR PETS!
Pet Food Express | 320 S. Lake Avenue | 626-578-1111
Pet Food Express has plenty gift ideas for your pets! Learn more at Stocking Stuffers For Pets.

For more information, please visit Pet Food Express or call 626-578-1111.
ENTER TO WIN!
Salon Yuriy | 820 E. Green Street | 626-577-2002
Salon Yuriy will be hosting a raffle for a basket of products, haircut and style in addition to offering complimentary beverages and snacks on Saturday, December 2nd only. Details at Holidayfest In-Store Promotions!

For more information, please visit Salon Yuriy or call 626-577-2002.
CHRISTMAS DECOR!
Salutations Home | 900 Granite Drive | 626-577-7460
Salutations Home offers plenty of holiday gift ideas such as tabletops, children's clothing, jewelry, holiday decor and more! Need ideas? Check out their Christmas Decor, Gifts and Trimmings.

For more information, please visit Salutations Home or call 626-577-7460.
FREE GIFT WITH PURCHASE!
Sanrio Pasadena | 415 S. Lake Avenue #108 | 626-568-9818
Sanrio Pasadena offers a free gift with purchase over $50.00 from December 2nd through December 31st! Details at Holidayfest In-Store Promotions!

For more information, please visit Sanrio Pasadena or call 626-568-9818.
HOLIDAY COLLECTION!
Susie Cakes | 264 S. Lake Avenue | 626-657-2253
Susie Cakes now offers their holiday collection. Order now for all your holiday gifting and party planning needs! Click to Shop Seasonal.

For more information, please visit Susie Cakes or call 626-657-2253.
20% OFF ON SATURDAY 12/2 ONLY!
Ten Thousand Villages | 567 S. Lake Avenue | 626-229-9892
Ten Thousand Villages offers 20% off all regular priced items on Saturday, December 2nd only from 12:00pm - 6:00pm. Details at Holidayfest In-Store Promotions!

For more information, please visit Ten Thousand Villages or call 626-229-9892.
LUNCH IS BACK IN DECEMBER!
The Arbour | 527 S. Lake Avenue | 626-396-4925
Enjoy lunch at The Arbour Restaurant every Wednesday, Thursday and Friday in December from 12:00pm - 2:00pm.

For more information, please visit The Arbour or call 626-396-4925.
HOLIDAY COOKIE JARS!
The Bee Cottage | 496 S. Lake Avenue | 626-396-9007
The Bee Cottage offers a variety of Christmas decor such as holiday cookie jars, letters to Santa Mailbox, Christmas wreaths and more!

For more information, please visit The Bee Cottage or call 626-396-9007.
FREE COOKIE & DRINK!
Urbane Cafe | 218 S. Lake Avenue | 626-202-1616
Urbane Cafe offers a free cookie and drink with purchase of a salad or bowl from December 1st - December 9th. Details at Holidayfest In-Store Promotions!

For more information, please visit Urbane Cafe or call 626-202-1616.
South Lake Trivia!
How do you submit a photo of your receipts for the Holidayfest! raffle on December 2nd?
Send photo to SLBA on social media
Email photo to SLBA email
Submit photo through link on SLBA website
Be the first to answer correctly to get a shout out in our next newsletter and be automatically entered into a year end raffle during our Holidayfest Event!
Got Catering?
DELIVERED TO YOUR DOOR!
Get your South Lake Avenue favorites delivered to your door. To view catering options available on South Lake, please visit Catering on South Lake.
City of Pasadena Quick Links
CITY NEWS, RESOURCES, INCENTIVES
CITIZEN SERVICE CENTER
The Citizen Service Center (CSC) is a centralized service to help Pasadena residents connect with their City.

For more information, please visit Pasadena Citizen Service Center or call 626-744-7311.
CONNECT TO PASADENA PD
Learn more about crime in Pasadena neighborhoods through Nixle and Crimemapping. Please visit www.nixle.com or www.crimemapping.com for more information.

A reminder to dial 9-1-1 for emergencies. For non-emergencies, please contact Pasadena Police at 626-744-4241.
Association Meetings
BOARD MEETING
Wednesday, December 13, 2023 I 8:00am

Property owners and business owners located within the South Lake Business District are encouraged to attend association meetings. South Lake Avenue property owners and business owners interested in volunteering and serving on the Board of Directors should email slba@southlakeavenue.org. Click here to view SLBA meeting schedules or to learn more about the South Lake Business Association.

*Meeting dates, times and locations are subject to change. For more information regarding upcoming meetings, please visit www.southlakeavenue.org.
Featured Spaces
Interested in opening your business in the South Lake Avenue Business District? The South Lake Business Association can help!

Location of Featured Space:
250 S. Lake Avenue

Click to view a list of featured spaces at South Lake Leasing Opportunities.
GET STARTED!
Whether you are looking to acquire property, open a business or move to South Lake, the South Lake Business Association is here to help you learn about South Lake Avenue’s unique attributes. Start by visiting Getting Started on South Lake.

For more information, please visit www.southlakeavenue.org.
WHAT'S NEW ON SOUTH LAKE?
Now it's easier than ever to connect with businesses and learn about new ones by visiting South Lake Avenue's new website at www.southlakeavenue.org.
Got News?
Got News? January 2024 e-Newsletter submissions due by December 20th and accepted on a first come first served basis. Subject to availability and editing.
Missed News?
If you missed one of our newsletters you can view them at Previous Newsletters
Helpful Links
Stay Connected!
Looking for our Trivia Game Question? It's still here and will rotate within the newsletter every month. Enjoy!