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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.

Chihuly at the Catalina Island Museum

Monday, March 27, 2017 to Monday, December 11, 2017
10 am to 5 pm daily
Thursdays May 25 - August 31, Open until 9 pm
The Catalina Island Museum provides an intimate setting for only the second major museum exhibition of artist Dale Chihuly’s work in southern California. The exhibition is open through December 11, 2017.read more

Catalina Island JazzTrax Jazz Festival 2017

Thursday, October 19, 2017 to Sunday, October 22, 2017
31st Annual 2017 Catalina Island Jazz Trax Festival October 19-22, 2017 Tickets on sale at www.JazzTrax.com or 866-TraxTix Thursday, October 19 - Unplugged under the stars on Descanso Beach Nouveau Flamenco Guitarists Roman Street Friday, October 20 - Catalina Casino Trumpeter Greg Adams East Bay Soul Young Sax Phenom Vincent...read more

Movie: LEGO Ninjago

Friday, October 20, 2017 to Thursday, October 26, 2017
7:30 pm nightly
Movie: Lego Ninjago Shunned by everyone for being the son of an evil warlord, a teenager seeks to defeat him with the help of his fellow ninjas. Starring › Jackie Chan, Dave Franco, Fred Armisen Director › Bob Logan Genre › Animation, Action, Adventure Rating › PGread more

Avalon 2017 Home Tour

Saturday, October 21, 2017
1-5 pm
Avalon Home Tour Take a glimpse inside life on Catalina Island at the 2017 Avalon Home Tour. This year's tour will feature five unique Avalon homes. Enjoy a welcome reception with light refreshments at the historic Tuna Club of Avalon, a nationally registered historic landmark and the oldest fishing club...read more

Halloween at the Avalon Grille

Saturday, October 28, 2017
Dinner: 5-10 pm
DJ: 10 pm - 1 am
Eat, Drink And Be Scary Join us for a spooktacular Halloween party at the Avalon Grille, with brightly colored skeletons and spirits all around. Drinks, DJ Jeremy Mackey, dancing & costume contest. No cover. 21+ for DJ.read more

2nd Annual Halloween in the Garden

Sunday, October 29, 2017
4 pm to 8 pm
Join the Catalina Island Conservancy for a spooktacular event celebrating Halloween in the Garden from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Oct. 29 in the Wrigley Memorial & Botanic Garden. Through its Families in Nature program, the Conservancy’s education department will host a Halloween party in the garden featuring the Master...read more

Annual Avalon Halloween Parade 2017

Tuesday, October 31, 2017
4 pm
Annual Avalon Halloween Parade Don your favorite costume and join Catalina Island school kids and residents for the Annual Avalon Halloween Parade down Crescent Avenue starting at 4pm.read more

33rd Annual Catalina Island Triathlon & Duathlon

Saturday, November 4, 2017
33rd Annual Catalina Island Triathlon & Duathlon Swim it. Bike it. Run it. Tri it! Catalina Island is one of the most beautiful and unique settings to host a triathlon. The Catalina Island Triathlon & Duathlon attracts tri-athletes who are looking to compete in that last race before the winter...read more

Catalina Trail Venture Weekend

Saturday, November 18, 2017
8 am - 2 pm
Catalina Eco Marathon Marathon and Half Marathon with a 10k and Kids Run. "Experience the spectacular views of the Pacific Ocean and the island's wildlife. Sign up for either the 26.2 or the 13.1 mile run and see of the some of the most beautiful rugged and breathtaking trails you will ever experience."read more

Thanksgiving at Two Harbors 2017

Thursday, November 23, 2017
2 pm to 6 pm
Join us at Harbor Reef Restaurant for a traditional family style Thanksgiving Dinner. Guests can choose from whole turkeys, carved by one of our chef's at your table and served with all the traditional Thanksgiving side served family style at your table, or our plated dinners that include light and dark meat turkey as well as the traditional sides, both options include pumpkin pie for dessert.read more

24th Annual Shop Catalina Night

Saturday, December 2, 2017
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 and his helpers on a City of...read more

New Year's Eve at Harbor Reef 2017

Sunday, December 31, 2017
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 Sunday, December 31, 2017. Enjoy a special New Year's Eve menu from 5 - 9 pm, as well as a complimentary champagne...read more

New Year's Eve Celebration

Sunday, December 31, 2017
7 pm - 1 am
45th 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