Catalina Island 4th of July Celebration 2017
4th of July Celebration and Fireworks over Avalon Bay
Tuesday, July 4th, 2017
Join us for Avalon’s Independence Day activities!
(events listed are correct to our knowledge as of 6/28/2017)
All events are free to the public, with the exception of the BBQ & Dinner at “Cubbies Corner” and the Annual 4th of July Dinner with the USC Marching Band Concert & 4th of July Fireworks Celebration, in the Casino Ballroom.
Carnival Games at Old Ben Park – 10:00am-12:30pm
BBQ at “Cubbies Corner” at the Fuel Dock (burgers, dogs, drinks) – 11:00am-4:00pm
Swing Dancers at Wrigley Stage – 11:30am-12:30pm
Golf Cart Parade down Crescent Avenue featuring the USC Marching Band – 1:00pm
(participants – golf cart judging will take place on lower Descanso Avenue between 10am-11:30am. Awards for Most Patriotic, Best of Theme, Most Creative, Best of Parade. Two Categories: Golf Carts & Floats. Lineup for the parade at 12:30pm, Casino Way)
Grand Marshall – Lolo Saldana
Parade lead by the USC Marching Band. All are welcome to participate
2017 4th of July Parade Theme – Fly the Flag: An Homage to the National Pastime (Fly the “W” flag- 2016 Cubs World Champions). Decorate your float with the W, symbols of your favorite team, or the good ol’ red, white, & blue.
(photos from the 2014 Golf Cart Parade)
Catalina Island Yacht Club Dinghy Parade – 4:00 pm
Contact the Catalina Island Yacht Club for more information: 310-510-0022
Dinner at “Cubbies Corner” at the Fuel Dock – 6:00pm – 7:30pm or 8:00pm- 9:30pm
Steak & fish skewers, “Curse of the Goat” dish, beer & wine. Adults $45, Kids (3-11), $25. Two seating times: 6:00pm – 7:30pm and 8:00pm-9:30pm. Register at City Hall: 310-510-0022. Seating is Limited.
Buffet Dinner with the USC Marching Band Concert & 4th of July Fireworks Celebration, Casino Ballroom – beginning at 6:15pm
Annual 4th of July Celebration at the world famous Avalon Casino Ballroom
USC Marching Band Concert, Buffet Dinner, and Fireworks viewing from the grand Casino Balcony.
Doors open at 6:15 pm
Dinner from 6:30 to 8:30 pm
Live music by James Moody from 6:30 to 7:30pm
USC Marching Band concert from 7:30 to 8:30 pm
Adults $59, children (3-11) $29; includes BBQ buffet, band, fireworks
Menu & Ticket Information
Fireworks begin at 9:00 pm (approx)
Please help us sponsor this year’s 4th of July celebration. Your donation will greatly assist the Catalina Island Chamber of Commerce & Visitor’s Bureau and the City of Avalon in covering the $35,000+ cost of this program! Click on the “Donate” button below to charge a donation to your credit card. For checks, please make them out to the City of Avalon. Check and cash donations may be dropped off at the Chamber’s Visitor Center located on the Green Pleasure Pier. All donations are tax deductible. Thank you for your donation!
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