Open Retail Locations & Services

Please be advised that to accommodate for social distancing, most activities require advanced reservations. Please inquire with the individual business about their policies. Face coverings are required at all establishments on the island.




Airport in the Sky—Open to the public between 8 am and 7 pm. *Please note  DC3 Gifts & Grill has reopened with updated hours and menu. Outside dining will be in accordance with social distancing guidelines, and masks will be required in restaurant except while eating. 

Avalon Community Church Food Bank

  • Collecting food to help fill the shelves of the Avalon Community Church "Lord's Cupboard Food Pantry", located at 236 Metropole - open Wednesday's 12pm to 2pm
  • Food drop off locations: Leo's, Vons, US Bank, City Hall Courtyard, Teen Center
  • ​Monetary contributions can be made on the City of Avalon website here

Avalon Environmental/CR&R:

  • Landfill public scale hours: open Monday - Friday 1pm to 3pm
  • Restricted access to the office due to strict observance of safe distancing.
  • Residential Household Hazardous Waste Facility will be closed until further notice.
  • Questions? Call 310-510-0240 Monday - Fri 9am to 4pm.
  • Cal Recycle Info.(link to Cal Recycle COVID webpage)

Avalon Freight Services

Avalon Harbor Department

  • Staff/patrol operational; Harbor Dept. pier office closed to the public.
  • Please call 310-510-0535 or use VHF radio or if in person, push the button at the bottom of the stairs for assistance.
  • Mooring fees will be collected at individual boats by Harbor Patrol.

Casino Dock Fuel Station (City of Avalon)

  • Saturday & Sunday 8am to 11am
  • Monday - Friday: call 310-510-0535 for emergency assistance

Catalina Connect Cannabis Delivery - (310) 510-6900 from 10am to 10pm

Catalina Express

  • Operating on a reduced schedule through September 7; Reservations 24 hours in advance highly recommended.

Catalina Flyer from Newport

Catalina Flying Boats Air Freight Service

Catalina Yamaha (golf cart service)

CIMC/Hospital Emergency Room Services

  • Operating on usual schedules but with increased safety protocols in place.
  • Please call CIMC before visiting the Catalina Island Medical Center: Monday-Friday, 8am-5pm, please call the CLINIC: (310) 510-0096; for all other hours, please call the HOSPITAL: (310) 510-0700

City of Avalon

  • Staff working; City Hall closed to the public.
  • Please call 310-510-0220 to make an appointment for assistance with resident subsidy cards, taxi vouchers, etc.
  • Facility rentals (including Tremont Hall) closed at this time
  • Garibaldi Bus and Dial-a-Ride are operational.

IEX Helicopters

  • Operating local/commuter transport, extra sanitizing procedures in place
  • Offering discounts to families that want to book every seat to buy out the helicopters

Meals on Wheels Senior Meals

  • Services as usual. Call 310-510-0220 x103 for menus and to place orders, call 310-510-0220 x230 for general information about the program.

Pebbly Beach Gas Station--operating on usual schedule.

Southern California Edison

Taxi Service (Catalina Taxi & Tours)7:30 am to 7:30 pm, also offering our Jeep Tours

TowBoat U.S. - service as usual; following CDC guidelines, and our fleet has embraced measures such as social distancing.

U.S. Post Office

  • Shops at Atwater Hours: Monday through Friday 7am to 6pm; Saturday 8am to 6pm; CLOSED Sunday

US Bank Avalon Branch

  • New reduced hours: open 9:30am to 2pm Monday through Friday, CLOSED Saturday 

The Catalina Island Visitor Center at the Green Pier.

  • Opening with modified hours Friday, June 19 (based on demand and subject to change or adjustment):
  • Friday & Saturday: 8am - 5pm
  • Sunday: 10am - 12pm and 1pm - 4pm
  • Monday - Thursday: 10am - 12pm and 1pm - 3pm

Phone: 310-510-1520 Email: