Wednesday, March 9, 2016
HOP OVER TO CATALINA ISLAND WITH THE SANTA CATALINA ISLAND COMPANY FOR EASTER
Egg Hunt, Easter Brunch, and Other Activities Take Place on Catalina the Weekend of March 26-27
AVALON, Calif. (March 9, 2016) – The Santa Catalina Island Company, Catalina Island’s premier resort operator, is hosting a full weekend of activities for Easter, focused on family fun for visitors wanting to experience the holiday on the island, just to in time to kick off spring.
The Santa Catalina Island Company is offering its “Hop Over to Catalina” Easter weekend package, which includes two nights’ accommodations at Pavilion Hotel or Hotel Atwater, round trip boat or helicopter transportation and brunch at Descanso Beach Club. For guests wishing to extend their weekend, those that stay on Sunday evening will receive a $100 resort credit that can be used at any Santa Catalina Island Company outlet.
Brunch will be served at Catherine’s Terrace at Descanso Beach Club on Sunday, March 27 between 11:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. Guests can enjoy brunch over the breathtaking views from Catherine’s Terrace, which sits perched above the Pacific Ocean and Descanso Beach. Brunch is $39 for adults and $19 for children under 12. Reservations are required and can be made by calling 310.510.7401. Additionally, an egg hunt sponsored by the City of Avalon, Catalina Island Vacation Rentals, Catalina Island Real Estate and the Santa Catalina Island Company, will take place on the club lawn at 12:00 p.m. for children ages 5 and under and 1:00 p.m. for children ages 6 through 12. Photos with the Easter bunny, face painting and hat decorating will also be available.
Avalon Grille, which serves new American cuisine overlooking Avalon Bay, will host a three course Easter dinner – complete with California sea bass or lamb chops – starting at 5:00 p.m. on Easter Sunday for $40 per person. Reservations are recommended and can be made by calling 310.510.7494 or visiting OpenTable.com.
Alternatively, for a more relaxed atmosphere, guests are invited to spend the day on the West End of the island with the Corsair Yacht Club in Two Harbors with a hat decorating contest on Saturday, March 26 at 10:00 a.m. and the annual hat parade at 3:30 p.m. On Easter Sunday, an egg hunt will take place at 8:00 a.m. as children of all ages are invited to search for the elusive golden egg. Additionally, a buffet breakfast can be enjoyed in the West End Galley from 8:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m. for $15.75 on March 27.
For more information on the Easter festivities taking place on Catalina Island, please visit: http://www.visitcatalinaisland.com/specials-packages/hotels/easter-weeke...
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About Santa Catalina Island Company
Santa Catalina Island Company (SCICO) is a premier resort operator on Catalina Island, located 22 miles off the coast of southern California. SCICO offers an abundance of amenities including Descanso Beach Club, Island Spa Catalina, Pavilion Hotel, Avalon Grille and new state-of-the-art beachfront meeting space, Catherine’s Terrace, as well as Banning House and Harbor Reef Restaurant in Two Harbors. SCICO also boasts more than 25 activities and tours designed to introduce visitors to the island’s natural beauty and rich history including the Zip Line Eco Tour, East End Adventure, Undersea Expedition and many more.
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