Arroyo Seco Weekend Returns to Pasadena June 23-24




Arroyo Seco returns this June Pasadena
Arroyo Seco returns this June

By DONNA BALANCIA

Arroyo Seco Weekend, the popular Pasadena fest where Tom Petty played last year has announced dates for its second ever fest.

Arroyo Seco Weekend June 23-24
Arroyo Seco Weekend June 23-24

Arroyo Seco Weekend 2017

Goldenvoice is the promoter of Arroyo Seco, which appeared to establish a successful local following from all appearances last year. Estimates put the crowds at upwards of 30,000 during points in the weekend.

Tom Petty and Mike Campbell perform at Arroyo Seco Weekend 2017 - Photo by Alyson Camus
Tom Petty and Mike Campbell perform at Arroyo Seco Weekend 2017 – Photo by Alyson Camus

More details to come.

Last year, Dawes, Jeff Goldblum, Alabama Shakes and Charles Bradley supported headliner Petty.  Petty and Bradley made what were considered among their last public appearances at the 2017 Arroyo Seco Weekend.

Pasadena's regional restaurant association
Pasadena’s regional restaurant association

Weekend festivals help generate revenue for the local economy. The Pasadena area can claim an increase in local spending to the tune of of thousands of dollars, anecdotally speaking.

Alabama Shakes at Arroyo Seco Weekend 2017 - Photo courtesy of Goldenvoice
Alabama Shakes at Arroyo Seco Weekend 2017 – Photo courtesy of Goldenvoice

For information to go the Arroyo Seco Weekend website.