This Week on Catalina Island!
A salute to the Arts with foods that spark our creativity. 310-510-8404,www.zestcateringcatalina.com
Longest running annual event on Catalina Island. Artists from all over the country exhibit along Crescent Avenue and sell their works of fine art, sculpture, fine crafts & photography. Highlights include charity art auction and kids art show. Catalina Art Association. 310-510-2788,www.catalinaartassociation.org
Current Movie: If I Stay , Rated PG-13, 9/12 - 9/19
Upcoming Movie: Cantinflas, Rated PG, 9/19-9/25
Movie Times: Nightly at 7:30pm at the Avalon Theatre (Casino Building), admission $15 adults; $13 seniors/children. Matinee showings on Wednesdays & Saturdays at 4:30pm, admission $10 adult; $8 seniors/children.
Page Organ concerts on Saturday evenings before the movie begins.
Avalon Theatre 310-510-0179
Tuesday Special: $8.00 admission every Tuesday. This price is good for adults, seniors and children.
Is it your Birthday? Congratulations! Check out the Birthday Link for specials on your special day.
Open daily at 11 am for lunch & dinner. 310.510.FISH (3484)
Original Jack's Country Kitchen and Bakery- Serving Breakfast 6:30am-3pm, lunch 11am-3pm, daily. 310.510.0008
Cafe Metropole- Open Daily for Lunch 11am-3pm
Open Daily for lunch and dinner at 10:30am-9pm. Karaoke 9pm- midnight. 310.510.1188
Maggie's Blue Rose
Avalon's newest Mexican Restaurant , open daily for breakfast 9-11am. Lunch (11:30-3pm)and dinner(5pm-close) daily. 310.510.3300
Eric's on the Pier: Open daily at 9 am.
Closed Wednesdays. Open nightly Thursday-Tuesday at 5pm for dinner. Monday night To-Go options available, Tuesday night All-you-can-eat fried chicken. Call for reservations. 310-510-3883; 310-510-FOOD
Open daily at 11:30 for lunch and dinner. Happy Hour 3pm-6pm. Mondays- Fridays 310-510-1176
Descanso Beach Club
Open 11am - 3pm. Serving beverages. 310-510-7410
Harbor Reef, Two Harbors
Dining hours available at www.visitcatalinaisland.com/twoHarbors
5:00-7:00pm Islander Daily Happy Hour with 50% off all beer, house wine, and cocktails.
Open daily for Lunch at 11:30am and open nightly for dinner at 5pm. 310-510-0333
Ristorante Villa Portofino
Open at 5pm for dinner, Closed Mondays. 310-510-2009
Luau Larry's - Get your Wiki Wacked!
Wednesdays - Cheeseburger in Paradise with fries $5 with purchase of a drink starts after 5pm. Live Music all other days 7-10pm (No Cover). Breakfast served 8-11:30am Saturdays & Sundays 310-510-1919
Breakfast Saturday & Sunday 8am-11am, Lunch 11am -10pm Sunday through Thursday, 11am-11pm Friday and Saturday. phone: 310-510-0008
The Lobster Trap
Wednesdays - $10 beer and cheeseburger special. Happy Hour 2-4 daily
Fridays and Saturdays - Live music 310-510-8585
Catalina Coffee and Cookie Co:
Known for their rich chocolate mochas, incredible Best Cinnamon Roll and Brownies EVER! Avalon's only fresh fruit frozen yogurt bar in Avalon features a new flavor every two to three days. Get your coffee early or late! Free wifi available with purchase. Open 5am to 11pm, every day through Labor Day. 310-510-CHIP
Serving Breakfast (9-11:30am every morning.), Lunch (11:30am-5pm, Fri.-Sun.), Dinner (5-9pm daily). Happy Hour 4-6pm daily, Live Acoustic music Sundays 1pm-3pm and Saturday DJ After hours party 10pm-1am (21 +)
Mi Casita Mexican Restaurant
Open from 10:30am. Serving breakfast, lunch, and dinner. 310-510-1772
Mr. Ning's Chinese Garden
Lunch Specials Daily 11-3pm, Closed Wednesdays and Thursdays. Dinner 5pm-CLOSE
M Restaurant By Zest Catering
The M Restaurant will be open for dinner for the next three weekends, featuring a menu of our customer's summer favorite cocktails, appetizers, entrees & desserts! Friday, Saturday & Sunday August 29, 30, 31 (310) 510-8404.
Afishinados: upcoming special cruises - click on Afishinados link for upcoming special cruises!
Amazing Scavenger Hunt Adventure - Catalina: 3 fun ways to turn Avalon into a giant game board walking tour, golf cart tour and an electric bike tour. You'll solve clues and complete challenges on this Smart phone guided scavenger hunt, while seeing the sights and learning local Catalina history. Simply connect to the Web-based software to embark on your own interactive scavenger hunt adventure of Avalon. Receive 15% off with promo code: SCIUAQ. Go to www.UrbanAdventureQuest.com to sign up and play.
Golf Gardens: Open Sunday-Thursday 9am- 6:30pm (last tee at 5:30) Friday-Saturday open from 9am-9pm (last tee at 8:00)
Catalina Auto and Bike Rentals: Golf Car Rental Special. Rent for 2 hours get the 3rd hour Free. 615 Crescent Ave. 310-510-0111
Catalina Island Golf Course: Reduced Green Fees. Play 9 or 18 holes on one of Southern California's oldest golf courses. Recieve complimentary use of a golf cart or set of rental clubs with the purchase of doubles green fees from 1:00-3:00 PM reservations required. 310-510-0530
Descanso Beach Ocean Sports/Catalina Island Expeditions: New kayak eco tour "Leopards and Lions"! Join us in search of Catalina's gregarious sea lions and shy leopard sharks, dolphins, harbor seals, bald eagles and other local residents as we paddle the coast on a two hour adventure. Daily 9-11 am, $47 adults, reservation necessary, 310-510-1226.
Island Rentals: Rent a golf cart for 2 hours and get a 3rd hour free. Must rent golf cart before 2pm. Good anytime until 2pm. 310-510-1456
Metropole Marketplace: Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday
Live music by James Moody every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday from 11:30am to 2:30pm in the Metropole Marketplace courtyard. 310-510-1884.
9/24-9/28 Catalina Film Festival
Annual celebration of Catalina’s rich film history features approximately 100 films screened at multiple venues around the island plus nightly events and entertainment. The festival is competitive with awards in up to 10 categories, including our festival partners’ prestigious awards; the Ronald Reagan Presidential Foundation’s “Great Communicator” Award, the Chaplin Family’s Charlie Chaplin ICON Award, and the ISLA Earth Award - an honor presented by the Festival’s beneficiary, the Catalina Island Conservancy. Catalina Film Festival. 818-787-1946, www.CatalinaFilm.org
Discover Avalon’s sole institution dedicated to art, culture and the history of Santa Catalina Island with FREE admission to the Catalina Island Museum in celebration of National Museum Day. Open from 10am to 5pm. Catalina Island Museum. 310-510-2414, www.catalinamuseum.org
2014 Annual Special Events Calendar