9 Reasons to Attend Taste Around Avalon

Catalina Island’s Taste Around Avalon is back for its 18th year, and it promises to be a culinary adventure you won't want to miss. On May 30, 2024, from 5-9 pm, Avalon will transform into a foodie paradise, offering a unique opportunity to indulge in the island's best cuisine. Here are nine…

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Thanks Mom! A Catalina getaway for Mother’s Day

Any time is the best time to take – or send – your favorite mom to Catalina Island for a getaway. This charming seaside paradise is a perfect destination for those looking to spend some time with their favorite mom, whether it’s the one who raised you, the one who’s raising your kids with you or…

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Catalina Island's Top Spas

Looking to Level Up Your Catalina Island Escape? The Island’s Top Spas Might Just be Where It’s At! Calling all relaxers, ready to dive into the sometimes overlooked spa scene on Catalina Island? We've got the inside scoop on the top relaxation spots that'll take your getaway to the next level…

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Catalina's Taco Trail

Catalina Island is famous for many things like Buffalo Milk, Bison Burgers and Flying Fish, but did you know that the restaurants on island produce some of the most delicious tacos around? Whether it's a freshly caught swordfish taco, local Catalina lobster or a traditional carne asada taco, we have…

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Celebrate Cinco de Mayo on Catalina

Mexican and Spanish Influence on Catalina On Cinco de Mayo we celebrate Mexican heritage. The day commerates the Battle of Puebla, and while the holiday is relatively minor in Mexico, in the California it has become a celebration of Mexican culture. Catalina Island's history is one that is…

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What's New for Spring

We're ready to bring on spring on Catalina Island. With the abundance of winter rain we received, our hills and mountains are green and our wildflowers are in bloom. It's the perfect time to get away to Catalina and discover the beauty of island in spring. Tours, Adventures & More As one of the…

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Where to Enjoy a Margarita on Catalina Island

Whether you're celebrating National Margarita Day, Cinco de Mayo or just loving to taste your favorite libations, we have the list of the best places to enjoy a margarita on Catalina Island! 1. Maggie's Blue Rose Located on Crescent Ave, Avalon's front street, Maggie's handmade Margaritas include…

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24 Things to Do on Catalina Island in 2024

Hello 2024! The new year brings new opportunities and a new chance to explore and experience Catalina Island. With so much to do on Catalina Island, you may have a hard time knowing where to begin. We put together a list of 24 things to do on Catalina Island in 2024. 1. Rent a Golf Cart. Perhaps…

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