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Catalina Island Events

There is always something happening on Catalina Island, year-round. From film festivals to fishing derbies, to fireworks, black tie balls and endurance races. View our Calendar of Events to see all the great activities taking place during your stay. You can also take a look at our annual Catalina Island events to view the events that take place in Avalon and Two Harbors every year.

Movie: Fantastic Beasts & Where to Find Them

Wednesday, November 23, 2016 to Thursday, December 8, 2016
7:30 pm nightly
Movie: Fantastic Beasts & Where to Find Them The adventures of writer Newt Scamander in New York's secret community of witches and wizards seventy years before Harry Potter reads his book in school. Starring › Eddie Redmayne, Ezra Miller, Colin Farrell Director › David Yates Genre › Adventure, Family, Fantasy...read more

23rd Annual Shop Catalina Night

Saturday, December 3, 2016
Shop Catalina Island Night A one-night shopping extravaganza with holiday discounts, musical entertainment, prize drawings, community booths and more, around Avalon. The events kicks off at Wrigley Stage on Front Street at 5 pm with the Holiday Tree lighting and arrival of Santa. Bring a camera and two canned goods...read more

Mt. Ada Holiday Open House

Thursday, December 8, 2016
2 pm - 6 pm
Holiday Open House The Santa Catalina Island Company, Rotary Club of Avalon and the Catalina Island Foundation present a Holiday Open House at Mt Ada. Tour the grand, historic Wrigley home, win raffle prizes, buy a chance to stay the night. Cookies, drinks, music and Santa Claus. Tickets are $5...read more

Holiday Home Tour 2016

Saturday, December 10, 2016
12 - 4:30 pm
Holiday Home Tour Visit five magnificent Avalon homes. Tour begins with refreshments at the Catalina Island Yacht Club. Ticket includes transportation between locations. Tickets are $60 each, at the Catalina Chamber's Visitor Center on the Green Pier, call 310-510-5160 or online at www.cimcfoundation.org . Hosted by the Catalina Island Medical...read more

4th Annual Catalina Island Museum Holiday Symphony Concert

Friday, December 16, 2016
7:00 pm
Stanford Symphony Holiday Concert A Catalina holiday tradition continues with the Stanford Symphony Orchestra performing a variety of classical music at the Historic Catalina Casino Building. Under the direction of conductor Anna Wittstruck, the ensemble will perform classical pieces by popular composers: Claude Debussy, Johannes Brahms, Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky, Edward...read more

A Classical Evening at the Avalon Grille

Saturday, December 17, 2016
6 pm
Classical Evening at the Avalon Grille Join us on Saturday night for a classical evening of music. Enjoy dinner with the sounds of the Stanford University Symphony Ensemble, under the direction of conductor, Anna Wittstruck. Reservations are recommended: 310.510.7494 or Open Table .read more

Christmas Feast at the Avalon Grille

Saturday, December 24, 2016 to Sunday, December 25, 2016
Christmas Eve: 4 - 9 pm
Christmas Day: 11:30 am - 9 pm
Christmas Feast 'Tis the season to be dining! Join us for a 3-course Christmas Feast on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day. Order the complete meal or a la carte or choose anything from our regular dinner menu. Starter Yukon Gold Celeriac Veloute Main Course Choice of New Zealand Rack of...read more

New Year's Eve at Harbor Reef 2016

Saturday, December 31, 2016
8 pm to close
New Year's Eve Celebration at Harbor Reef Join the fun at the Harbor Reef Restaurant in Two Harbors. The annual New Year's Eve celebration will take place on Saturday, December 31, 2016. Enjoy a variety of food and beverage specials as well as a complimentary champagne toast at midnight. Live...read more

New Year's Eve at the Avalon Grille

Saturday, December 31, 2016
10 pm to 1 am
New Year's Eve at the Avalon Grille Join our New Year's Eve Party at Avalon Grille. Ring in the New Year with tunes from DJ K Fresh. No cover, 21+. A relaxed upscale atmosphere, fun people and beautiful ocean views!read more

New Year's Eve Celebration

Saturday, December 31, 2016
7 pm - 1 am
44th Annual New Year's Eve Celebration Celebrate the New Year at this elegant black-tie optional dinner and dancing event in the world famous Casino Ballroom on Catalina Island. Coat & Tie are required; Black Tie is optional. Event highlights Buffet dinner, gourmet dessert & coffee Live music & dancing to...read more

Catalina Wine Mixer 2017

Friday, September 22, 2017 to Sunday, September 24, 2017
Join us for the 3rd Annual Catalina Wine Mixer at Descanso Beach Club! Experience the classic event from Step Brothers, full of fun, live bands, DJs, gourmet food and fine wine on Catalina Island. You don't want to miss this event.read more