4th of July 2021

Celebrate Independence Day 2021 Island-Style on beautiful Catalina Island 

Avalon Events

2021 Theme: "Catalina Beautiful, Avalon Strong!"

Home & Business Decorating Contest

Judging will take place between the hours of 10 am - 12 pm.
First, second and third will be awarded between 12 pm - 2 pm.

Prizes for best theme, overall decoration and most patriotic.

Live Music

Enjoy live music by our very own local bands!

Casino Dock
3-5:30 pm

Wrigley Stage
7-9pm and 9:30-10pm

Golf Cart Parade - 1 pm

Come dress yourself, dress your cart, or play the part!! Decorate your float for the theme, or the good ol' red, white & blue.

Parade line up meets along casino way at 12 pm. Route: Begins on Casino Way, goes throughout town - down Crescent Avenue, up Clarissa Ave, finishes at Clarissa Ave and Tremont. 

Dinghy Parade - 3:30 pm

Organized by the Catalina Island Yacht Club. Jump in your dinghy and motor through the Avalon Bay moorings or watch from the shoreline.

Movie Under the Stars - 8 pm

Wonder Woman 1984 - Descanso Beach Club
Snacks and frozen cocktails (alcoholic and non) available for purchase


Two Harbors Events

July 3
Firework Show

Come watch our spectacular firework show over Isthmus Cove. Fireworks begin at dark (approx 9pm).

Children’s Festival

Kick off Independence Day with our 35th Annual Children’s Festival. Have your kids join us at Buffalo Park for crafts & activities from 10am to 12pm.

Dinghy Parade

Decorate your dinghy in a creative patriotic theme and follow us in a parade through the coves of the West End for our 17th Annual Dinghy Parade at 2pm. Prizes will be awarded to the most creative dinghies.

Catch the Cyclone from Avalon

Guests in Avalon can hop aboard the Cyclone power boat at the Green Pleasure Pier and be in Two Harbors in time for the annual fireworks spectacular. Departs Avalon at 6pm and returns at 10pm. $69 round trip
Tickets & more info