This Week on Catalina Island!
5/14-5/20 3rd Annual Avalon Restaurant Week
Catalina Island's most popular restaurants dish up mouth-watering food during the 3rd Annual Avalon Restaurant Week. Join us and indulge in a variety of specially created prix fixe menus. Catalina Island Chamber of Commerce & Visitors Bureau. 310-510-1520, CatalinaChamber.com/RestaurantWeek
5/20 Catalina Film Society (3rd Wednesday of every month)
An opportunity for film enthusiasts to enjoy, discuss and celebrate brand new unreleased independent films on a monthly basis. Suggested donation of $10 for non-members, or become a member and support the effort to celebrate and educate the art of independent films. Takes place at Overlook Hall. 818-787-1946, www.CatalinaFF.org
5/22-5/24 Memorial Weekend at the "M" by Zest Catering & Events
Authentic recipes from the Mediterranean lands. 310-510-8404, www.zestcateringcatalina.com
5/24 Catalina Island Summer Concert Series on Wrigley Plaza Stage
The Catalina Island Chamber of Commerce and Xceptional Music Company are pleased to present "The Sirens", a FREE, family friendly Summer Concert, next to the Bay on Wrigley Plaza Stage. Concerts are from 8:00pm to 10:00pm. A Beer & Wine Garden will be available at all concerts. Catalina Island Chamber of Commerce & Visitors Bureau. 310-510-1520,www.CatalinaChamber.com
Current Movie: Paul Blart: Mall Cop 2, Rated PG, 5/15-5/21
Upcoming Movie: Avengers: Age of Ultron, Rated PG-13, 5/22-5/28
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 Movie 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. Happy hour drink and small plate specials Sunday-Thursday 3pm-6pm 310.510.FISH (3484)
Original Jack's Country Kitchen and Bakery- Serving Breakfast 6:30am-3pm, lunch 11am-3pm, daily. 310.510.0008
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 Saturday & Sunday for breakfast 9-11am. Lunch (11:30-3pm)and dinner(5pm-close) daily. 310.510.3300
Eric's on the Pier: Open Thursday-Tuesday at 9am.
Closed Wednesdays. Open nightly Friday-Monday at 5pm for dinner.
Sunday Nights - All You Can Eat Fried Chicken! Call 310-510-FOOD (3663) for more information, to make reservations or for delivery & take out. Delivery is free!
Open at 11:30 for lunch and dinner Friday-Tuesday. Happy Hour 3pm-6pm. 310-510-1176
Descanso Beach Club
Open 11am - 3pm. Serving beverages and limited menu. 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 nightly for dinner at 5pm. Early bird dinner specials Sundays- Thursdays. Dinners with dessert at $19.95. 310-510-0333
Ristorante Villa Portofino
Open at 5pm Wednesday-Sunday (Closed Tuesdays). 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). 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
Featuring the NEW Wrigley Martini. Serving Lunch (Fri-Sun, 11:30am-3pm), Dinner (Sun-Thurs 5-9pm, Fri & Sat 5-10pm). Join us Sat & Sun at 10am for college football & NFL, $3 beers during all college and pro football games. Bar open daily from 3pm, Happy Hour 4-6pm daily, and After Hours - Saturdays in September, 9pm-12am. 310-510-7494.
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. 310-510-1161
M Restaurant By Zest Catering
The M Restaurant will be open for dinner March 20, 21 and 22nd with their "Welcome Spring" menu. Call 310.510.8404 for reservations.
Afishinados: Upcoming special cruises - click on link for info on 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.
Catalina Adventure Tours: Safari Island Adventure Special! Save over 25% regular adult prices on the newest attraction in Catalina. Mention code: CHAMBER. #1 Cabrillo Mole or Green Pier. Visit www.catalinaadventuretours.com. 1-877-510-2888
Catalina Scuba Luv: Catalina Scuba Luv announces the reopening of S.N.U.B.A at Descanso Beach Club. This fun experience provides an ideal bridge from snorkeling to diving. With this program, customers have the opportunity to breathe underwater without all the heavy and cumbersome gear. We include all gear. This experience takes no more than 90 minutes of your time. Cost is $79 pp. Tours begin at 10:30 a.m. For more information, call Catalina Scuba Luv at 310-510-2350.
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 Backcountry: Let Catalina Backcountry ~ Your Adventure Concierge create a custom activity to suit your desires with our naturalist led hiking tours, comfort camping in the backcountry, Trans Catalina trail guides, gear haul services, and custom Adventure Expeditions. Visit www.catalinabackcountry.com for special offers. 310-913-9036
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 Divers Supply: . Call 310-510-0330 to book. Space is limited.
Catalina Island Golf Course: Reduced Green Fees. Play 9 or 18 holes on one of Southern California's oldest golf courses. Receive 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
Catalina Island Museum: Escape to Catalina: Hollywood's Biggest Stars. Catalina Island was known as Hollywood`s backlot during the 1930s and 40s. It was also a playground for its biggest stars. Open Daily 10am-5pm. Located in the ground floor of the Casino Building. 310-510-2414
Parasail Catalina: Open 11am-2pm Daily. 310-510-1777
Island Water Charters: Open 10am- 4 pm Tuesdays, cruise ship days, and weekends. Call 310-510-9280 for reservations.
Catalina Transportation Services: FREE champagne with 2 hour personalized adventure into the back country. View the free roaming wild buffalo while your driver shares the history/stories about the Island. For reservations and further information please call 310-510-0342, Mon. thru Fri. 9am-1pm; 2pm-5pm
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.
5/29-5/31 Catalina #UpforWhatever USA
Bud Light brings their own brand of unexpected fun and spontaneous adventure to Catalina Island. www.UpforWhatever.com