The UbuCon Summit takes place concurrently with the Southern California Linux Expo (SCALE) at the Pasadena Convention Center

Pasadena Convention Center
300 E Green St
Pasadena, CA 91101
(626) 449-7360
http://pasadenacenter.visitpasadena.com

Accommodation

Sheraton Pasadena
303 Cordova Street, Pasadena, CA 91101
United States
Phone: +1 (626) 449-4000
Fax: +1 (626) 796-6209

SCALE has arranged a discounted room rate of $169/night at Sheraton Pasadena, which is next door from the conference center.

Rooms may be booked via the Sheraton website, or via telephone (626) 449-4000. If you have registered for SCALE and you are booking via telephone please mention SCALE 15X to receive the group rate.

Hilton Pasadena
168 South Los Robles Avenue, Pasadena, CA 91101
United States
Phone: +1 (626) 577-1000
Fax: +1 (626) 584-3148

SCALE has arranged a discounted room rate of $119/night at Hilton Pasadena, which is a block away from the conference center.

Rooms may be booked via the Hilton website, or via telephone (626) 577-1000. If you have registered for SCALE and you are booking via telephone please mention SCALE 15X to receive the group rate.

 

Travel information

Air travel

Pasadena and the Convention Center are easily accessible through several airports. The listing below shows the nearest ones and their distance to Pasadena.

  • Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) - 29 miles/46.67 km
  • Burbank Bob Hope Airport (BUR) - 16 miles/25.75 km
  • Long Beach Airport (LGB) - 38 miles/45 km
  • Ontario International Airport (ONT) - 37 miles/59.55 km 

Driving

From the 210 westbound:

Take the 210 freeway west to the Fair Oaks/Marengo exit. Turn left on Marengo and proceed 4 blocks to Green Street. Turn left onto Green Street, the Pasadena Convention Center is located on the right hand side at 300 E. Green.

From the 210 southbound:

Take the 210 freeway south to the Colorado Blvd exit on to St John Ave. Continue south on St John past Colorado Blvd and turn left onto Green Street. Travel five blocks east on Green Street. The Pasadena Convention Center is located on the right hand side at 300 E. Green.

From the 134 eastbound

Take the 134 east to the 210 east and exit at Fair Oaks/Marengo. Turn right on Marengo and proceed 4 blocks to Green Street. Turn left onto Green Street. The Pasadena Convention Center is located on the right hand side at 300 E. Green.

From the 110 northbound

Take the 110 freeway north to the end of the freeway. Proceed north on Arroyo Parkway. Turn right onto Green Street. The Pasadena Convention Center is located two blocks down on the right hand side at 300 E. Green.

Parking

The convention center provides a subterranean parking structure that is shared with the Sheraton Pasadena. There are two entrances, (a) on Marengo Avenue, and (b) Euclid Avenue, both between Green Street and Cordova Street.

Parking costs $12 a day for up to 16 hours; $18 a day for in-and-out privileges (subject to change).

On-site parking has a capacity for 600 spaces. Additional parking: 2,500 spaces within a one-block radius

Public transportation

Via Metro Gold Line

The Pasadena Convention Center is conveniently located a short walk from the Del Mar Gold Line Station. From the Gold Line Station, exit at Del Mar Station, walk down ramp, turn left towards Arroyo Parkway then turn left at Arroyo Parkway, turn right at Green St., walk up one block, the Pasadena Convention Center will be on the right side at 300 E. Green St.

Map and station locations

Via Pasadena ARTS Bus

The nearest ARTS stop to the Pasadena Convention Center is at the corner of Raymond and Colorado, using the ARTS Bus Route 10. Walk South on Raymond one block to Green Street, turn Left on Green St., in two blocks the Pasadena Convention Center will be on the right.

Routes and schedules

Via the Foothill Transit Buses

The Foothill Transit 187 bus route runs along Colorado Street and ends at the Sierra Madre Villa Station. Nearest stop to the Pasadena Convention Center is at Colorado and Lake.

Foothill Transit at Green St., walk up one block, the Pasadena Convention Center will be on the right side at 300 E. Green St.

Map and station locations

Ridesharing

If you are moving in a car and have extra space to share with other community members, or if you want to share a ride with others who may have space, please visit the UbuCon Summit Ridesharing wiki page.