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GoFundMe Page for our Soup To-Go Donation Program

NOOR staff holding up soup bags and close ups of soup for gofundme donation page

NOOR temporarily closed it’s doors for events in March along with many other businesses. However, we were anxious to help combat the unforeseen side effect of hunger in our communities, so we re-opened our kitchen and began preparing nutritious, immune-boosting soups for donation to those in need. Since we began this project on March 27, 2020 we have donated 6,000 servings of soup to local residents, senior centers and foster homes. We have so far funded this program by ourselves, but now we are asking for your help to continue and possibly even expand this service. Please help us keep….


Pasadena Food Help During the COVID-19 Pandemic

vegetables with pasadena city hall in the background

We are putting together this ongoing list of organizations and businesses who are offering food donations and other free food service such as food deliveries plus food banks and pantries during the COVID-19 crisis. Please let us know details of anyone we have missed, the list will be ongoing until we have collectively flattened the curve. Thank you! You can find a similar list on the official Pasadena City Council website. The City of Pasadena COVID-19 official help and resources page can be found here. In addition, if you are suffering from food insecurity or need other assistance, call 211….


Erika & Andres Magical Wedding at NOOR

romantic first dance under a floral canopy at noor's sofia banquet hall

What better time than now to look back at some of our beautiful past weddings to gather inspiration for joyful celebrations to come. We are excited for the beautiful weddings that will be gracing our ballrooms once we can safely all celebrate together again. Over the coming weeks we will be regularly publishing photo blogs from real NOOR weddings and we’re starting today with Erika & Andre’s magical wedding at NOOR | Sofia Ballroom. They say it takes a village to raise a child, and in our lengthy experience, it also takes a village to create a wedding. Erica &….


Worry-Free Event Booking at NOOR

bridesmaids and bride standing together and laughing in the garden at pasadena city hall

WORRY-FREE BOOKING GUARANTEE While we all follow the stay-at-home recommendations to collectively flatten the curve, your team at NOOR want to remind both our present and future Clients about our WORRY-FREE BOOKING GUARANTEE. If we are unable to celebrate your event at NOOR due to the COVID-19 pandemic, 100% of your deposits will be applied towards a future date within 12 months of the original date. For our Clients who have already had a Site Tour, please contact your personal Sales representative to discuss the new promotions we just launched for events that are reserved by April 15, 2020. LOVE IS NOT CANCELED….


Introducing Soup Fridays – Community Soup To Go

soup to go in pasadena

UPDATE: We have launched a GoFundMe Page requesting donations so we can keep up with increasing demand for our Community Soup To-Go Program. Please help us spread the word and share our GoFundMe Page Dear Friends & Family, Last week, we announced the difficult decision to postpone all events at NOOR through May 15, 2020 in response to the increasing risk of the COVID-19 coronavirus. Until we receive orders from the LA County Health Officer that we can re-open once again and begin celebrating events, NOOR’s kitchen will be repurposed into a community kitchen to provide nutrient-dense, immune-boosting soups to….


A Statement From NOOR Regarding COVID-19

To our amazing clients, We have temporarily postponed all events at our Pasadena location pursuant to new developments with COVID-19, and in accordance with government guidelines. Our Sales team is working remotely and continuing to respond to our client’s event inquiries, preparing Proposals and reserving future events. Also, until we can begin providing Site Tours again, you can take a virtual tour of each of our ballrooms. We have been proactively communicating with each of our clients whose upcoming events through April 30, 2020 will be impacted by the latest restrictions. The safety and health of our community, guests and….


Spring 2020 Corporate Events Promotion

corporate promotion details at NOOR los angeles corporate venue

Announcing some great savings and incentives on our most popular All-Inclusive Corporate Events Packages. Book your event during our Spring 2020 Corporate Events Promotion and save big on NOOR’s Three Course, Three Entrée Corporate Dinner Package, or our Two Entrée Corporate Buffet Lunch Package, PLUS receive $500 in-house dollars to spend on our State of the Art AV System. Choose from 4 breathtaking events spaces including our Sofia Ballroom, now equipped with a giant 4K video screen, making it for the perfect choice for Meetings, Conferences, Team-Building Events, Business/Corporate Lunches & Dinners, Product Launches and more. Amenities Include: 17,000 sq….


Spring 2020 Wedding Promotions

spring 2020 wedding promotion details with blush and lilac centerpieces in a wedding reception setup at noor in los angeles

To welcome Spring 2020 in Los Angeles we’re offering big savings on our most popular wedding packages! No matter what time of year you’re planning your wedding, you can take advantage of these special offers as long as you book your wedding during our promotion. Wedding planning can be a stressful process, and choosing the right venue is usually the most stressful part of all! It’s a big decision, and we get that, which is why we make it as easy for our couples as possible right through from your initial inquiry to your wedding day. Once we receive your….


NOOR Honored by LA Crime Stoppers

LA crime stoppers award gala flier in black gold and red

We are honored our President Robert Shahnazarian has been selected to receive an award from LA Crime Stoppers at their annual awards gala. “Los Angeles Crime Stoppers is proud to honor Pasadena business leader Robert Shahnazarian, President, NOOR Events as our Business Partner. Robert has partnered with Crime Stoppers since 2015. His generosity, business acumen and passion for community involvement and public safety has spread throughout Los Angeles County, making NOOR Event Center a premiere site for all events. We are thankful to have Robert and NOOR as valuable public safety partners and friends of Los Angeles Crime Stoppers.”  Natalie….


A Year of Love at NOOR – Valentine’s Day 2020

wedding couple in red smoke with love hearts

What could be more fitting for a Valentine’s Day celebration blog post than some exquisite love moments from real NOOR Weddings. We have pulled out some of our favorites from our extensive galleries. These amazing photos are supplied to us by the many brilliant photographers that collaborate with us and other talented vendors to bring these wonderful weddings to life. You will find their names and website links listed in the credits under each photo. Take a trip down memory lane with us as we revisit these wonderful celebrations of love, and get inspired for your own upcoming wedding. We….