South Lake Avenue
June 2020 Newsletter
In light of current circumstances, we will continue to email our monthly newsletter with important updates while promoting South Lake Avenue businesses that are active during these challenging times. Father's Day is approaching and we encourage you to connect with South Lake Avenue businesses that may offer creative solutions corresponding to Father's Day while following social distancing guidelines.

Support local businesses by visiting the South Lake Avenue Business Directory.
Congratulations to Jane G. 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 South Lake Avenue, Old Pasadena, Playhouse Village . Rich in history these three Pasadena business districts provide vibrancy in the heart of Pasadena. Although Old Pasadena has been referred to as Old Town, it is recognized as Old Pasadena. Formerly known as The Playhouse District, The Playhouse Village is home to venues such as The Pasadena Playhouse (official state theater of California) and The Ice House Comedy Club.

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 in December! One (1) entry per person per Trivia Game Question. Participants selected and announced are eligible to enter again after 90 days. Details subject to change due to COVID-19 developments.

Linda Z. from Arcadia (January)
Richard L. from Pasadena (February)
Krystle from Burbank (March)
Brittany B. from Monrovia (April)
Jane G. from Pasadena (May)
The South Lake Business Association is
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 July 2020 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 by June 20th.
South Lake Avenue LOOKBOOK
In a jam and in need of a gift idea or quick purchase? Check out South Lake Avenue's new LOOKBOOK !

South Lake Business and Property owners can email Lookbook submissions to .
South Lake Avenue Promotions
Father's Day
You can still send dad a gift or treat him to a delicious meal (dine-in or take out style)! Visit our Online Directory or to learn more about which South Lake Avenue Businesses are active, please visit Open for Business on South Lake .
Learn more about which businesses are open on South Lake Avenue by visiting Open for Business on South Lake . Order your favorite cocktail with a meal (dine-in or take out style), book an appointment with one of your favorite retailers or treat yourself to a shopping experience that offers in-store or curbside pick-up.
Barrister Executive Suites
Barrister Executive Suites | 225 S. Lake Avenue | 626-432-5400
It’s time to up your office game this Father’s Day and there is no better place to do it than Barrister Executive Suites, Inc. Their Pasadena suite is located right on South Lake Avenue in the heart of Pasadena. They are currently offering a special this month for anyone looking for a professional space to do business. Sign up for any Virtual Office for a term of 6 months or longer before 6/21/2020 and receive 10% off your monthly fee. Offer is valid at the Pasadena location only. Learn more by visiting Barrister Executive Suites Pasadena or by downloading their Printable Brochure .

For more information, please email Barbi Davis at .
Barry's Pasadena
Barry's | 326 S. Lake Avenue
Yes, that's right! You can now work out in the comfort of your home with Barry's. Barry's offers multiple classes on a daily basis such as Bodyweight (no equipment necessary), Bands (with their Band Together Fit Kit), Weights, and a few traditional Barry’s Treadmill and Weights classes. Classes are 35 minutes long, and sell for $20 each. For details, please visit Barry's At Home .

Need workout equipment or Barry's merchandise? Barry's has you covered! View their selection at !

Stay in the know with Barry's by visiting Barry's Pasadena .
Breakthru Fitness
Breakthru Fitness | 345 S. Lake Avenue | 626-396-1700
Get fit, tone up and lose weight with Breakthru Fitness! Breakthru Fitness now offers an online virtual membership. They are currently offering 37 virtual steaming workouts a week, bootcamp, cycling, yoga, dance and strength. These workouts are done live and very interactive. They teach, correct your form and more! To view their schedule, please visit Virtual Class Schedule . P.S: Happy Belated Birthday Michelle ! She's one of the founders :)

For more information, please visit Breakthru Fitness or call 626-396-1700.
Contessa Foods
Contessa Foods | 380 S. Lake Avenue, #111 | 626-744-0252
If you need a break from cooking or some social distancing from your hot stove, Contessa Foods Collection offers prepared food for pick-up or delivery. This is a great way to enjoy Italian cuisine from the comfort of your home. Please contact Contessa Foods Collection to learn which entrees, truffles, sides and desserts are being offered. You can also enjoy a preview of Contessa Foods Italian Style by viewing their Product Video .

For more information, please visit Contessa Foods Collection or call 626-744-0252.
Corner Bakery Free Sweet
Corner Bakery Cafe | 345 S. Lake Avenue | 626-578-1281
Corner Bakery on South Lake Avenue is open and offers morning favorites, breakfast sandwiches, breakfast wraps, signature sandwiches, bakery sweets and more! In a rush? Click to Order Online . Enjoy free sweet when you join the Corner Bakery Club!

For more information, please visit Corner Bakery Cafe or call 626-578-1281.
Custom Comfort
Custom Comfort Mattress | 414 S. Lake Avenue | 626-667-3000
When you visit a Custom Comfort Mattress Showroom you will receive their complimentary expert sleep evaluation and mattress fitting. Their clients usually spend between 45 and 90 minutes exploring which mattress best fits their unique sleep style and body type. Cl ick to learn more by visiting their Store Hours and Request An Private Appointment .

For more information, please visit Custom Comfort Mattress or call 626-667-3000.
Ferguson | 340 S. Lake Avenue | 626-463-4180
Ferguson Bath, Kitchen & Lighting Gallery is now open! You'll find the largest offering of quality brands, a symphony of ideas, and dedicated consultants to help coordinate kitchen and bath projects. When you walk into a Ferguson Showroom, you’ll appreciate the incredible quality of products ranging from lighting fixtures, kitchen and bath sinks, kitchen stoves, refrigerators, and many more home appliances. Book your showroom appointment now by visiting Showroom Appointment .

For more information, please visit Ferguson Pasadena or call 626-463-4180.
Jewels on Lake
Jewels on Lake | 415 S. Lake Avenue | 626-356-4242
Bring some sparkle back into your life! Jewels on Lake is open by appointment only. So make an appointment by calling 626-356-4242 and treat yourself. They also offer on-site jewelry repair (jewelry and watches) and are licensed gold buyers and diamond buyers so sell your gold or diamonds here in exchange for cash.

For more information, please visit Jewels on Lake or call 626-356-4242.
Lemonade Restaurant | 146 S. Lake Avenue | 626-304-7700
Get your order started! Free delivery on orders $35+. Order now by visiting Online Order .

For more information, please visit Lemonade Restaurant or call 626-304-7700.
Logix Federal Credit Union
Logix Federal Credit Union | 180 S. Lake Avenue | 800-328-5328
Logix Federal Credit Union is open and ready to assist you with your banking needs. If you prefer to bank remotely, you can learn more by visiting Logix Remote Banking Services . To learn more about their branch hours, please visit Temporary Change in Hours .

For more information, please visit Logix Federal Credit Union or call 800-328-5328.
Macy's Pasadena | 401 S. Lake Avenue. | 626-792-0211
Macy's Pasadena on South Lake Avenue is open with new safety measures, store hours and contact-free curbside pick up. For shopping and gift ideas, please visit Macy's Gift Guide.

Follow Macy's Pasadena on Instagram @macys_pasadena! For more information, please visit Macy's Pasadena ,call 626-792-0211 or click to view store hours .
Mendocino Farms | 238 S. Lake Avenue | 626-773-3140
Online Ordering with Mendocino Farms is as easy as one-two-three! One: order online at . Two: select curbside at checkout. Three: park at one of Mendocino's designated parking spots to pick up your order and they'll bring it to you!

For more information, please visit Mendocino Farms or call 626-773-3140.
South Lake Trivia!
Be the first to answer correctly and get a shout out in our next newsletter and be automatically entered into a year end raffle during our Holidayfest Event!
* Details subject to change due to COVID-19 developments.
Who on South Lake is the longest running operator of Executive Suite/Coworking space worldwide?
Barrister Executive Suites
Executive Suites
Executive Spaces
Mercado Pasadena
Mercado Pasadena | 140 S. Lake Avenue | 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. You can now enjoy your favorite dish take out style! Viiew their Online Menu and place an online order by visiting Mercado Dinner Menu.

For more information, please visit Mercado Pasadena or call 626-345-5778.
Smittys Grill
Smitty's Grill | 110 S. Lake Avenue | 626-792-9999
At your house, of course! Dinner recommendations include Chicken Piccata, Meatloaf to-go and a steak dinner to name a few. Don't forget to add your favorite drink to your to-go order! To learn more about ordering to-go, please visit Smitty's Grill To-Go Menu . To place an order online, please visit To-Go Order .

For more information, please visit Smitty's Grill or call 626-792-9999.
Stride | 906 Granite Drive | 626-737-8588
STRIDE is a premium indoor running studio that caters to clients of all ages and fitness levels. Whether you are walking or running, STRIDE Certified Run Coaches and state-of-the-art Woodway Treadmills will empower you to achieve your mental and physical goals. Congratulations to Stride for recently participated in the annual Global Run Day. To learn more, please visit @runwithstride.

For more information, please visit Stride or call 626-737-8588.
Ten Thousand Villages
Ten Thousand Villages | 567 S. Lake Avenue | 626-229-9892
Stock up on your essentials with curbside pick-up from 12pm - 6pm daily at Ten Thousand Villages! Enjoy chocolate treats, jewelry, fur-baby approved trade collar bandanas, coffee-mug-scooper-tea-towel combo, bicycle doormats and more!

For more information, please visit Ten Thousand Villages or call 626-229-9892.
The Arbour
The Arbour Restaurant | 527 S. Lake Avenue | 626-396-4925
The Arbour Restuarant is open daily for reservation only limited dine in service. To make a reservation or to place an online order, please visit The Arbour . Learn more by visiting The Arbour's Instagram @thearbourpasadena.

For more information, please visit The Arbour Restaurant or call 626-396-4925.
Vitamin Shoppe
The Vitamin Shoppe | 181 S. Lake Avenue | 626-405-0209
The Vitamin Shoppe on South Lake Avenue welcomes walk ins! Curbside pick up is still being offered and store hours have been extended to Monday - Saturday from 10:00am - 8:00pm and Sunday from 11:00a-6:00pm. The Vitamin Shoppe has a lot of new great products and snacks that have arrived to their South Lake location over the last month. They also restocked their Immunity Products that sold out during the Covid-19 event. Follow The Vitamin Shoppe on South Lake at @vitaminshoppe_pasadena175!

For more information, please visit The Vitamin Shoppe call 626-405-0209 or visit Store Hours .
Travel Store
TravelStore | 140 S. Lake Avenue #280 | 626-795-0291
Got the travel itch? We certainly do. TravelStore is working to make sure travelers needs are met and are available to answer any travel related questions you might have. When you are ready to travel again share your travel bucket list with TravelStore advisors and they'll be happy to help.

Did you know that the TravelStore was granted by the State of California to do all the booking for our Doctors, Nurses, EMT, Police, Fire Fighters, most all health care workers in the state of California? The State of California will be paying their stay in a hotel so they will not have to sleep in their cars, the hospital or anywhere to avoid being around people if they think they have been exposed to COVID-19. To learn more, please visit The Non-Congregate Sheltering for California Healthcare Workers Program .

For more information, please visit TravelStore or call 626-795-0291.
Williams Sonoma
Williams-Sonoma | 140 S. Lake Avenue | 626-795-5045
Williams-Sonoma can help you create a back yard oasis and make the most of summer with everything you need for easy outdoor cooking and dining. For ideas and to place an order, please visit Williams-Sonoma . Buy online and pick up in store. Learn more by visiting Williams-Sonoma Curbside Pick Up .

For more information, please visit Williams-Sonoma or call 626-795-5045.
Got Catering?
Jamba Juice
Jamba Juice | 204 S. Lake Avenue | 626-744-5200
Skip the line and get your Jamba favorites delivered to your door. To view Jamba Juice's menu and to place an order please visit Online Ordering .

For more information about catering services, please visit Jamba Juice or call 626-744-5200.
City of Pasadena
Pasadena’s Safer at Home Order is consistent with the Orders issued by the State of California and the County of Los Angeles. Pasadena residents are required to stay inside their homes unless they are engaged in certain "essential activities." To learn more please visit City of Pasadena Safer at Home Order . The City of Pasadena's revised Safer at Home Order can be viewed at Third Supplement to Revised Safer at Home Order .
The City of Pasadena has implemented various expedited procedures and have modified regulations to facilitate the rapid re-opening of qualified dining and retail establishments. Modified regulations will grant certain restaurants the ability to temporarily expand dining areas in order to comply with COVID-19 related public health and safety protocols and social distancing requirements. Accordingly, several permitting processes have also been modified to be expedited in order to facilitate rapid re-openings. To learn more about these temporary regulations and processes, please visit COVID-19 Reopening Permits .
On March 4, City of Pasadena Public Health Officer Dr. Ying-Ying Goh declared a Local Public Health Emergency to empower the City to more effectively respond to the novel coronavirus disease, COVID-19. To learn more about COVID-19 updates in the City of Pasadena, please visit Pasadena COVID-19 Updates .
Stay in the know regarding important City of Pasadena updates by visiting City of Pasadena News Releases .
Pasadena Business can stay in the know regarding helpful information and available resources by visiting COVID-19: Information for Businesses .
The Pasadena Convention & Visitors Bureau and the City of Pasadena are putting together directories to share with residents as we all practice safe social distancing. For more information, please visit:
  1. Directory for Virtual Educational and Engaging Content
  2. Pasadena Restaurant Directory
  3. Shop Pasadena Retail Directory for Small & Independent Businesses
The Citizen Service Center (CSC) is a centralized service to help Pasadena residents connect with their City! CSC is available via web, LiveChat,  mobile app and phone to assist in answering questions about City programs, services and events. Their knowledgeable representatives can help you find the information and assistance you need! 

For more information, please visit Pasadena Citizen Service Center or call 626-744-7311.
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 or 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
Wednesday, June 17, 2020 I 8:00 a.m.
Meeting details to be determined

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 . 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 .
Featured Spaces
527 S. Lake
Interested in opening your business in the South Lake Avenue Business District? The South Lake Business Association can help!

Location of Featured Space:
527 S. Lake Avenue (2nd Floor Office Space)

Click to view a list of featured spaces a t 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 .
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South Lake Trivia!
Looking for our Trivia Game Question? It's still here and will rotate within the newsletter every month. Enjoy!