626 Night Market returns


The original and largest Asian-themed night market in the United States, 626 Night Market features, returns to Arcadia for a fourth year on the first weekends of July, August and September at Santa Anita Park. That's nine nights of entertainment and shopping you won't get anywhere else, including hundreds of food, merchandise, crafts, arts, games, music, and entertainment attractions and festivities that appeal to all ages. Join 20,000-25,000 … [Read more...]

Matt Denny’s golf classic May 11


Matt Denny’s Ale House's 12th Annual “Bob Mac” Classic Golf Tournament is scheduled for Monday, May 11, 2015, at Santa Anita Golf Course. The tournament supports The American Red Cross Arcadia Chapter and The Foothill Unity Center. Tee time is a 7 a.m., shotgun start. The price is $140.00 per player, including green fees, cart, range balls, and an after-golf lunch buffet with a few refreshments at Matt Denny’s Ale House. Sponsor … [Read more...]

Derby owner invests heavily in eatery


Updated Feb. 19, 2015 Dustin Nicolarsen, owner of The Derby, is so excited and confident about the future of his restaurant that he exercised the option to purchase the property last year, put $100,000 into a remodel of the patio in time for last year's Breeders' Cup, put $50,000 into a masonry twin-sided fireplace, and just spent $40,000 on a sprinkler system. "I didn't dump all this money into The Derby just to sell it," Nicolarsen told … [Read more...]

Best burgers right here in Arcadia


Arcadia is lucky to have an outlet of the highest-rated hamburger chain in the country, In-N-Out, which also serves the second-best-tasting burger in the land. At least, that's according to a recent reader survey of 32,405 subscribers of Consumer Reports magazine, who ranked more than 65 fast food restaurant chains based on food quality, perceived value, politeness of staff, and speed of service. In-N-Out's score of 88 tied for the highest … [Read more...]

Rita’s Italian Ice grand opening


After a ribbon-cutting ceremony Thursday afternoon, the new Rita's Italian Ice in the retail strip of shops new Pavilions behind L.A. Fitness will have a grand opening ceremony from 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Friday, April 4, featuring free Ice all day. Be sure to also try out the Gelati and Custard and many other treats offered... … [Read more...]

Matt Denny’s raises $67k for kids cancer


More than $67,500 was raised at the annual St. Baldrick's Day fundraiser event at Matt Denny's Ale House Restaurant on March 19. The event sponsored by Matt Denny's and Del Sol Salon & Spa features volunteers who collect support donations to get their heads shaved, with proceeds going to the St. Baldrick's organization that searches for a cure for childhood cancers. This year involved 143 participants and donors. See the video … [Read more...]

626 Night Market returns


626 Night Market will return at the historic Santa Anita Park for three weekends this summer on July 18 & 19, August 15 & 16, September 12 & 13, 2014. Event hours are 4pm-1am. Parking will be free with admission of $3. Children 6 and under are free. Each event will feature over 200 food, merchandise, crafts, arts, games, music, and entertainment attractions. 626 Night Market will continue to be a platform for showcasing … [Read more...]

Rita’s Italian Ice in Arcadia


Rita’s Italian Ice, the world’s largest Italian Ice concept with more than 600 outlets, will open its newest store in Arcadia 5 p.m. - 9 p.m. Monday, Feb. 10 at 733 W. Naomi Ave. Suite I (626) 623-6053. Rita’s traditional Italian Ice is a smooth and delicious frozen treat made fresh daily with real fruit. Rita’s in Arcadia will be offering. Free regular size Rita’s Ice on Monday and Tuesday, Feb. 11. Starting Tuesday, hours of operation will … [Read more...]