Since its founding as the Board of Trade in 1888, the Pasadena Chamber of Commerce and Civic Association has played a major role in the development of our internationally renowned city. In the 21st century, the Chamber's primary purpose remains supporting the prosperity of our members and enhancing of the business climate and quality of life in Pasadena. The Pasadena Chamber effectively supports our members through referrals, expert advice and technical assistance, workshops and seminars, networking and community events. The Chamber also advocates aggressively on behalf of business interests and our economy.
Pasadena is a wonderful city - for visitors, businesses and residents alike. Our unique size makes Pasadena a warm and inviting urban setting without the worries and hassles of a big city. Visitors, as well as those who live and work in Pasadena, enjoy shops, restaurants and entertainment within easy walking or driving distance from hotels and destinations. Visit Pasadena to experience our Rose Parade and Rose Bowl, world-class museums, entertainment and recreation facilities, outdoor opportunities and much, much more. Our "City of Roses" has something to offer everyone.