Annual Festivals and Events on Catalina Island

Visitors and residents of Catalina Island will find a wide range of annual activities catering to nearly every taste. Below is a list of the most popular annual festivals and events on Catalina Island.

January

36th Annual Avalon Benefit 50 Mile Run
Date: January 7, 2017
Location: Crescent and the Pier, Avalon, CA
Website: http://spectrumsportsevents.com

February

35th Annual Avalon Harbor Underwater Cleanup
Date: February 25, 2017
Location: Avalon Harbor, Avalon, CA
Website: http://dornsife.usc.edu

March

Catalina Island Marathon
Date: March 11, 2017
Location: Avalon, CA

April

22nd Annual Conservancy Ball
Date: April 1, 2017
Location: Casino Ballroom, Avalon, CA
Website: https://catalinaconservancy.org

Spring Fest
Date: April 13, 2017
Location: Front Street, Avalon, CA

8th Annual Catalina Art Fair and Exhibition (CAFE)
Date: April 14-16, 2017
Location: Crescent Avenue, Avalon, CA
Website: http://catalinaartassociation.org

Community Easter Egg Hunt
Date: April 16, 2017
Location: Descanso Beach Club, Avalon, CA

May

24th Annual Catalina Island Rugby Festival
Date: May 6, 2017
Location: Joe Machado Field, Avalon, CA
Website: http://catalinarugby.org

30th Annual Silent Film Benefit
Date: May 20, 2017
Location: Avalon Theatre, Avalon, CA
Website: http://catalinamuseum.org

15th Annual Avalon Ball
Date: May 20, 2017
Location: Casino Ballroom, Avalon, CA
Website: http://adsla.org

June

13th Annual Taste Around of Avalon
Date: June 1, 2017
Location: Avalon, CA

5th Annual Avalon Restaurant Week
Date: June 2-8, 2017
Location: Avalon, CA

July

Annual 4th of July Parade
Date: July 4, 2017
Location: Crescent Avenue, Avalon, CA

Annual 4th of July Dinner & Fireworks
Date: July 4, 2017
Location: Casino Ballroom, Avalon, CA

August

18th Annual Children’s Challenge
Date: TBA
Location: Two Harbors, CA

September

59th Annual Catalina Festival of Art
Date: September 15-17, 2017
Location: Crescent Avenue, Avalon, CA
Website: http://catalinaartassociation.org

Catalina Film Festival
Date: September 27-October 1, 2017
Location: Avalon, CA
Website: http://catalinafilm.org

31st Annual Buffalo Chip Toss
Date: TBA
Location: Two Harbors, CA

15th Annual Microbrew Fest
Date: TBA
Location: Two Harbors, CA

28th Annual Buccaneer’s Weekend
Date: TBA
Location: Two Harbors, CA

October

31st Annual Catalina Island JazzTrax Festival
Date: October 12-15, 2017
Location: Casino Ballroom, Avalon, CA
Website: http://jazztrax.com

Annual Children’s Halloween Parade
Date: October 31, 2017
Location: Crescent Avenue, Avalon, CA

November

Thanksgiving “Island Style”
Date: TBA
Location: Harbor Reef, Two Harbors, CA

December

45th Annual New Year’s Eve Celebration
Date: December 31, 2017
Location: Casino Ballroom, Avalon, CA

New Year’s Eve Celebration
Date: TBA
Location: Harbor Reef, Two Harbors, CA