Fodor’s Travel published an article on November 27, 2023 entitled 12 Classic American Summer Towns That Are Also Perfect Winter Escapes, featuring Avalon as a perfect winter escape. The writer to highlighted different activities on Catalina Island, Shop Catalina & Community Tree Lighting, the Avalon Harbor Underwater Cleanup and the “Best of Winter” packages.

"Catalina Island, located off the coast of Southern California, buzzes with crowds in the summertime. But winter, a season typically graced with milder weather and fewer visitors, is the time to visit the island. Embark on an open-air bison expedition and see these inspiring creatures in their natural habitat." Read the entire article here.