There are many convention, conference, and event centers in Pasadena which primarily serve as event venues. These facilities vary from renovated historic homes and ballrooms to large multi-room conventions centers.
Ambassador Mansions and Gardens
359 W Del Mar Blvd, Pasadena
Ambassador Mansions and Gardens is located amongst multi-million dollar homes in Pasadena’s Millionaire Row. The facility includes Merritt Mansion, Terrace Villa, courtyards, gardens, and a reflecting pool. The facilities are available for weddings, corporate functions, and other events.
99 South Raymond Avenue, Pasadena
Castle Green is a historic castle built in 1898 as an elegant resort. The castle features Moorish, Turkish, and Victorian salons, a ballroom, and private gardens. The castle is available for weddings, parties, and other events. The castle’s ballroom accommodates receptions with up to 425 people or seated meals with up to 220 people.
The Fuller Guest and Conference Center
700 Locust St, Pasadena
The Fuller Guest and Conference Center offers lodging and event space for the Fuller Theological Seminary. Spaces are available at the Center for weddings, retreats, conferences, and other events.
The Gamble House
4 Westmoreland Pl, Pasadena
The Gamble House is a historic American Arts and Crafts style house built in 1908. The house offers spaces for meetings, retreats, and picnics. The rear terrace and garden accommodate up to 300 people. The gallery accommodates up to 60 people. The third floor attic accommodates up to 25 people. The Gamble House can not accommodate weddings, birthday, graduation, or retirement parties, or political or religious events.
Happy Trails Catering
207 S Fair Oaks Ave, Pasadena
Happy Trails Catering offers a park like courtyard in Old Town Pasadena for events. The courtyard accommodates weddings and other events with up to 200 people. Catering is available on and off site.
Pasadena Conference Center
300 East Green Street, Pasadena
The Pasadena Conference Center offers spaces for all sorts of events. The dividable 55,000 square feet Exhibit Hall accommodates up to 5,400 people or 334 8×10 booths. The dividable 25,000 square feet Ballroom accommodates up to 3,120 people. The Exhibit Hall and the Ballroom can be combined to create an 80,000 square feet space for large events. The 28,000 square feet Conference Center has conference rooms ranging from 336 to 7,482 square feet. The Civic Auditorium is a 3,000 seat performance hall. The Auditorium’s Gold Room accommodates banquets with up to 250 people.
Western Justice Center Foundation
55 S. Grand Ave., Pasadena
The Western Justice Foundation offers the historic Mediterranean Italianate Revival-style Maxwell House for weddings and other events. The house’s 1,000 square feet main room accommodates up to 100 guests. The 800 square feet dining room accommodates up to 18 people. The 500 square feet library accommodates up to 10 people. The outdoor courtyard accommodates up to 150 people.