Thursday, October 17, 2019

4th of July 'Festival of Balloons' 2019

Keeping July 4th Red, White, Blue, and Green

A pleasant philosophy on celebrating July 4th, recently overheard: "Everyone's got that crazy uncle. Well, no matter what you think of them, you don't...

Flapjacks and Fireworks | Another Grand 4th of July in South Pasadena

Americana was on display in South Pasadena Thursday as there was no shortage of red, white and blue. With the days festivities kicking off at...

4th of July’s Classic Cars | Model A’s Make Their Way

Written and produced by Tracy Perry  Ahooga, ahooga! That’s the familiar sound heard on the Fourth of July as Model A’s roll down Mission Street during...

GRAND MARSHALS: Jessica Samuels & Mark Swain from NASA’s JPL Space Program

In recognition of this year’s parade theme, “To the Moon and Beyond: 50 Years of Exploring America’s Freedom,” the 2019 Festival of Balloons Committee...

Parade Lineup South Pasadena | 4th of July ‘Festival of Balloons’ 2019

ENTRY 2019 Festival of Balloons Parade 1 Fly Over by Foothill Air Support Team (FAST) 11:00 a.m. South Pasadena Police Department 2 Boy Scout Troop 139 - Color Guard 3 Minuteman Band...

4th of July Minutemen Band | SPHS Band Provides Musical Sounds

Talk about moving fast, Derek Castellano was given little time to pull off the feat. Castellano was presented the monumental task of putting together the...

Festival of Balloons Committee | Making the 4th of July Happen

Producing the City of South Pasadena’s biggest attraction of the year isn’t an easy task, requiring long hours by a group of dedicated volunteers. Making...

Be in the 4th of July Parade! | Register TODAY!

The Festival of Balloons Committee, City of South Pasadena, would like to extend an invitation to to participate in our annual Fourth of July...

Throwback Thursday | Fourth of July of 1912 Is Picnic Extravaganza!

Census figures for South Pasadena in 1910 show a population of 4,659. And on July 4, 1912, nearly the entire city’s population turned out...

Keep Your Pets Safe on 4th of July

The 4th of July, according to the Pasadena Humane Society & SPCA, is generally the busiest day of the year for animal shelters around...