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South Lake Business Association

Pasadena Chamber of Commerce

  City of Pasadena   

The South Lake Business Association website features events, promotions and other important information within the South Lake Avenue Business District. Learn about events and promotions by visiting South Lake's Events Calendar.   
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 May 2018 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 April 20th

The South Lake Business Association

The South Lake Business Association presents several South Lake Avenue events throughout the year with an annual attendance of over 10,000 visitors. Signature events include the Taste of South Lake, Rooftop Cinema Series, and the South Lake Holidayfest.

South Lake events provide an ideal environment to showcase your business and offer superb demographics with a local and regional draw. Strategic event campaigns offer the opportunity to spotlight your business through a wide range of marketing avenues.

To learn more about sponsorship opportunities, please call the South Lake Business Association at 626-792-1259. 
Mercado Pasadena | 140 S. Lake Avenue, #101 | 626-345-5778

Founded by Jesse Gomez with partner/chef Jose Acevedo, Cocinas y Calaveras restaurant group takes pride in offering a traditional yet contemporary experience that has paved the way for elevated Mexican cuisine that is accessible to everyone.

For more information, please visit Mercado Pasadena
European Wax Center | 569 S. Lake Avenue | 626-449-5000

April 1-30, 2018
EWC is giving you 13.51% off*, because the average woman pays an extra $1,351 every year, just for being a woman. Every guest can receive 13.51% off a single service or product from a single visit.
* Can be redeemed on only one single full-priced service or product
* One time per unique guest in April only
* Cannot be applied to Wax Passes
* Cannot be combined with any other offer, with the exception of the First Wax Free Offer 

Wax Pass Promotion:
Buy a Pre-Paid Wax Pass - purchase 9 of the same service and get 2 for FREE.
Buy an Unlimited Wax Pass - purchase 12 months of unlimited visits of the same service, for a savings of up to 53%.

First Wax is on Us:
First-time guests can choose from a complimentary EyeBrow, Bikini Line or Underarm wax for Women, or an Ear, Eyebrow, or Nose wax for Men. Please call for details or to schedule your reservation.

For more information, please visit European Wax Center
Flex College Prep | 230 S. Lake Avenue, #5 | 626-551-3200

April 14 (2:30-4pm) & April 21 (11am-1pm)
FLEX College Prep invites you to join them on April 14 for Changes and Trends in College Admissions, a free seminar that assists parents and students to stay up to date on the college admissions process.

Then, on April 21, put what you learned into action! Stop by to join their free UC Essay Workshop where they will go over what the c/o 2019 students should and should not be writing in their up and coming UC essays!

For more information, please visit Flex College Prep or email pasadena@flexcollegeprep.com.
The Bloke | 380 S. Lake Avenue | 626-773-1119

Saturday, April 14 | 12pm - 7pm
The British are coming! Drake's x The Bloke's One Day Trunk Show will take place on April 14. Made to order shirts, over-shirts, ties and a special selection from the new spring line. Save the date.

For more information, please visit The Bloke
Salon Yuriy | 820 E. Green Street | 626-577-2002

Thursday, April 19 | 6pm - 8pm
Salon Yuriy hosts a mixer welcoming all business owners, managers and employees in the area in an effort to bring people together who work in the same area to get to know each other and hopefully find something helpful from the other one and possibly cross promote each other. It is called Earth Month Mixer to honor earth day and raise awareness in ways everyone can help to keep the environment clean and make the world one step closer to better. They will have auction items which will benefit The Surfrider Foundation, a non-profit organization that helps keep our beaches clean. Salon Yuriy will have complimentary finger food and wine for all guests that evening as well. RSVP to info@salonyuriy.com or 626-577-2002.

For more information, please visit Salon Yuriy
Ten Thousand Villages | 567 S. Lake Avenue | 626-229-9892

Saturday, April 21 | 10am - 8pm
Purchase a Ten Thousand Villages handcrafted, fair trade mug, cup or container, and they will provide a succulent and potting soil to turn it into a customized gift! Give it to a loved one or make it the perfect addition to brighten up your home.

Ten Thousand Villages Pasadena's commitment to the environment is evident through the purchase of products made with sustainable materials. Respect for the environment is one of the tenants of fair trade and key to their mission.

For information about Ten Thousand Villages or the Earth Day Celebration, please visit
Ten Thousand Villages or call 626-229-9892.
Float | 380 S. Lake Avenue, #6 | 626-844-3488

Sunday, April 22 | 11:30am - 1:30pm
Join Pasadena Walking Tours at 11:30am to explore Pasadena's mid-century "shopper's paradise"- South Lake Avenue! Bullock's Pasadena! Burlington Arcade! Caltech! Learn about all of these (and so much more!) on this 2-hour time-traveling tour. They'll end at Float Pasadena, where guests are invited to use a special discount for lunch & other delightful refreshments. $10 tickets available on Eventbrite.

For more information, please visit Float.
Orvis Sporting Traditions | 345 S. Lake Avenue | 626-356-8000

Now - June 23, 2018
FREE Fly Fishing 101 classes are here! Classes are held on Saturdays and are perfect for beginners of all ages. Fly Fishing 101 will provide you with free lessons on fly casting and outfit rigging. Each participant will receive special offers on the essential equipment needed to get started.

Space is limited, so reserve your spot today! Please call 626-356-8000 or visit Orvis Sporting Traditions for information.

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Learn more about crime in Pasadena neighborhoods through Nixle and Crimemapping. Nixle is a community information service that provides updates via email and text message, while Crimemapping provides updates using an interactive map. 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.  

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Councilmember Andy Wilson will be hosting a District 7 meeting on Wednesday, April 4th at 6:00pm at the PUSD Headquarters, 351 South Hudson Avenue in the 2nd floor hearing room. Topics will include the proposed sales tax increase required to maintain core services while addressing escalating employee pension obligations, and new proposed Cannabis regulations and associated business tax, both which will go to the voters this year for approval.

For more information, please visit
City of Pasadena - District 7.

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The Pasadena Public Health Department (PPHD) invites the public to participate in local National Public Health Week events from April 2-6, 2018, including a 125th anniversary celebration. Following a proclamation from the Mayor and City Council on March 26, PPHD will host free community events to highlight the successes and importance of public health interventions. 

For more information, please visit City of Pasadena - Public Health.

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The City of Pasadena is pleased to announce the launch of Our Pasadena - Putting the Plan in Motion. This highly anticipated program is a major step toward implementation of the City's recently updated General Plan, which guides future growth and development for the City. 

Our Pasadena will focus on implementation-updating Pasadena's Zoning Code and establishing neighborhood-specific design and land-use goals for the City's eight Specific Plans.

The program will include numerous opportunities for public participation through a variety of events, activities, and platforms including workshops, open houses, social media and the Our Pasadena website!

For more information, please visit www.ourpasadena.org.

South Lake Avenue property owners and business owners interested in volunteering and serving on the Board of Directors should email slba@southlakeavenue.org.

Property owners and business owners located within the South Lake Business District are encouraged to attend association meetings. Click here to view SLBA meeting schedules. Click here to learn more about the South Lake Business Association.

Wednesday, April 18, 2018 | 8:00am
Corporate Center Pasadena
283 S. Lake Avenue, 1st Floor Conference Facility, Pasadena - View Map!

Property owners and business owners located within the South Lake Business District are encouraged to attend association meetings. Click here to view SLBA meeting schedules. Click here 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.
Interested in opening your business in the South Lake Avenue Business District? The South Lake Business Association can help!

Location of Featured Space:
535 S. Lake Avenue - View Details & Map!

Click to view a list of featured spaces at South Lake Leasing Opportunities.

Check out the following video which highlights the vibrancy of the South Lake Avenue Business District: South Lake District Video!

For more information, please visit www.southlakeavenue.org.  
Got News? May 2018 e-Newsletter submissions due by April 20th and accepted on a first come first served basis. Subject to availability and editing.
South Lake Business Association, 251 South Lake Avenue Suite 180, Pasadena, CA 91101
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