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61st Annual Catalina Channel Crossing – US Outrigger Championships

(858) 442-2536

  • Dates: 9/12/2020, 9/13/2020
  • Location: Casino Point
  • Time: All day
  • About

    Come out and see the women finish the longest Polynesian canoe race in the continental U.S., 26 miles from Newport Beach to Avalon, on Saturday, at Casino Point. Then enjoy the after race Hawaiian festivities at the center of town; including the awards ceremony, music and beer garden. On Sunday watch the men start their race back to Newport Beach from Lovers Cove. Proceeds of the event go to support local charities.