Thursday, April 9, 2015

Kentucky Derby Days at El Galleon

Celebrate the race from 2pm-6pm, with mint juleps, hats, happy hour and early bird dinner specials. Contest for best men & women’s hats with 1st prize - Steak & Lobster Dinner! View the race on 11 large flat screen TVs and stay for the karaoke party after the race. El Galleon Restaurant, 411 Crescent Ave. 310-510-1188

Tuesday, March 10, 2015

Rubber Ducky Derby - Catalina Island

Come and join the Annual fundraising event to support the local children’s theatre company “Kids At Play”! The derby begins at noon on South Beach. Adoption of ducks: You get Solo Ducks for 5 bucks; 5 Quackers for 20 smackers or 30 Racing Thrills for two 50 dollar bills. Corporate sponsorships are $100 (extra large duck). Have fun with and at the same time help the Kids At Play. Call 310-510-0288 for more information.

Sunday, March 1, 2015

Catalina Island Marathon

The Catalina Island Marathon will feature the exciting and historic course that has been used ever since the first year on the Catalina Island Conservancy's Lands. With rugged terrain, spectacular vistas, and special challenges, it is sure to be fun for all ages and skill levels. The marathon runners will receive a long sleeve "Finisher" shirt and Finisher Medal! Come join the fun on March 14 2015 in Avalon and get in shape at the same time. Register here!

Friday, June 20, 2014

History of Hotel Catalina

Hotel Catalina was built in 1892 and is one of  the original Hotels on Catalina Island.  It was re built after the fire in 1916.  If you are looking to experience turn of the century Victorian charm than this Hotel is perfect for you.  Located in a prime spot just a half a block from the beach and shops.  Visit for online reservations.