When Zane Grey’s book The Vanishing American was turned into a movie in 1924, fourteen buffalo were barged to the Isthmus and released on the island. When the movie wrapped, the buffalo were left behind.
Enjoy the Best of Catalina Island's Nightlife
Whether you're spending quality time with your family or going for drinks with friends, Avalon and Two Harbors come to life after dark.
In Avalon, enjoy Avalon after dark with After Hours @ the Avalon Grille. With DJs spinning, drink and menu specials, After Hours is the place to be at night in Avalon. Open until 12am. After Hours is offered seasonally.
The Descanso Beach Club is turning your beach day into a party with Beach Parties @ the Descanso Beach Club. With DJs every Saturday and live music performances every Sunday, throughout the summer, the Descanso Beach Club is better than ever.
Watch a first run movie in the stunning and unique Avalon Theatre, located within the Catalina Casino, known for it's beautiful Art Deco murals. Shows Nightly at 7:30pm.
Other evening activities in Avalon include the Miniature Golf Gardens, Summit Night Adventure, and the Flying Fish Boat Tour. Some activities are offered seasonally, so check specific pages for details.
In Two Harbors, located at the West End of Catalina Island, you can count on a lively time after the sun goes down. The Harbor Reef Saloon is the place to be for boaters and campers alike. Enjoy Dancing Under the Stars on the Harbor Reef Patio most weekends from Memorial Day through October.