Showcasing Southern California’s exceptional food scene, along with fine wines, craft brews, and an array of entertainment for the whole family.
Published : Wednesday, October 16, 2019 | 2:37 PM
Pasadena’s favorite three-day food and wine festival, Tournament of Roses SIP & SAVOR Pasadena, is thrilled to return for its second year. This year, SIP & SAVOR Pasadena will once again bring some of Southern California’s favorite eateries and culinary brands, along with wines and craft brews from throughout the Golden State to Pasadena’s backyard.
The event takes place in Parking Lot I at the legendary Rose Bowl Stadium in Pasadena from December 28-30 (Hours: 1:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m., Early Entry at 12:00 p.m. for VIP ticket holders). Early Bird pricing ranges from General Admission ($40) to VIP packages ($100). General Admission includes five food and/or beverage tastings with the option to purchase more (5-Pack for $20 or 11-Pack for $40), and VIP packages include unlimited tastings, access to the VIP tent, executive restrooms, and access to the Rose Parade Float Decorating at Rosemont Pavilion along with early entry and more. Early Bird ticket pricing is available now through October 19. Tickets can be purchased online at: www.sipandsavorpasadena.com
“The AES Event Group, as the producers of SIP & SAVOR Pasadena, is thrilled to be back again this year. Last year proved to be a big success and we look forward to building upon that success and taking this fantastic event to a new level this year.” Craig Bugajski, CEO of Artistic Entertainment Services (AES) and from David Eads CEO/Executive Director of the Tournament of Roses “We are proud to bring hope and joy to the new year through family focused events leading up to the Rose Parade and Rose Bowl Game on January 1st. We are excited to bring SIP & SAVOR back to Pasadena for the enjoyment of residents throughout the Southern California region.”
Notable vendors from the event’s inaugural year included local favorites like Lucille’s Smokehouse Bar-B-Que and The Crack Shack, along with curated cocktails from Ketel One Family-Made Vodka and Don Julio.
In addition to the array of delectable restaurants, fine wines and craft brews, Tournament of Roses SIP & SAVOR PASADENA boasts a fantastic lineup of live entertainment and activities for the whole family. Last year’s event featured a variety of musical groups including performances by the GRAMMY® Award-winning, Mariachi Divas, along with games and activities from local organizations such as, Pasadena’s Kidspace Children’s Museum.
Stay tuned for this year’s outstanding lineup of restaurants, craft breweries, wineries and live entertainment!
About SIP & SAVOR Pasadena
AES Event Group, a division of Artistic Entertainment Services, and the Pasadena Tournament of Roses partnered in 2018 to create SIP & SAVOR Pasadena, a 3-day festival bringing Pasadena and Southern California communities together to celebrate the end of the year with excellent food, exceptional wine, and entertaining live music. This open-air festival showcases dozens of local restaurants, with an array of savory menu samplings, along with craft breweries and regional wineries. This family-friendly experience takes place just days before the Tournament of Roses rings in the New Year with the Rose Parade® presented by Honda and the Rose Bowl Game® presented by Northwestern Mutual.
For more event information please visit sipandsavorpasadena.com or the SIP & SAVOR Pasadena pages on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram.