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Foundation shoots for the stars at Oscar Night

Thursday, January 19, 2017
The Catalina Island Medical Center Foundation will be returning to the red carpet on Sunday, Feb. 26, 2017, for its annual An Evening with Oscar fundraiser. The popular event is held in the world-famous Casino Ballroom and has become a highlight of the winter calendar on Catalina Island.
Catalina Island Medical Center Foundation  

Catalina Island Museum To Present Exhibition by Internationally Renowned Artist Dale Chihuly

Wednesday, January 18, 2017
The Catalina Island Museum has reached a major milestone this week by announcing it will present an exhibition of works by internationally renowned artist Dale Chihuly. The exhibition, Chihuly at the Catalina Island Museum, will open on March 26, 2017 and run through December 11, 2017.
Image: Dale Chihuly with Isola di San Giacomo in Palude Chandelier, 1996
Chihuly Over Venice
Venice, Italy
Catalina Island Museum  

Wellness Wednesdays with Dr. Aimee Warren

Tuesday, January 17, 2017
Catalina Island Medical Center's Dr. Aimee Warren has partnered with Island Spa Catalina to help educate our community on the importance of Wellness and Well Being. Enjoy free fresh pressed juices and smoothies from El Encanto Cafe. An added bonus for attending, enter to win a Keep Fit Card (10 fitness classes, $50 value).
Catalina Island Medical Center  

Soup’s On at Bluewater Grill for Dual Clam Chowder Holidays in January and February

Thursday, January 12, 2017
The unofficial home of the West’s best clam chowder, Bluewater Grill celebrates not one – but two – official clam chowder holidays in early 2017. All seven Bluewaters offer dine-in and takeout specials in honor of National NE Clam Chowder Day on Jan. 21 and National Clam Chowder Day on Feb. 25.

Polar Bear Swim and Plunge on New Year’s Day in Avalon

Wednesday, January 11, 2017
Nine swimmers braved the cold water the morning of New Years Day for the Polar Bear Swim. The event took place on New Year's Day and was hosted by the Catalina Swim Club and sponsored by the City of Avalon. Swimmers were greeted by water temperature of 58 degrees for their 1 - 1.5 mile swim and then treated to hot chocolate and other goodies after the swim.
City of Avalon  

Journey Catalina Tours feature private tours into the real Catalina

Tuesday, January 10, 2017
Journey Catalina Tours features private tours into the real Catalina in a 6 passenger open-air Jeep. Enjoy breathtaking views as you enter into a part of Catalina not often seen. Our knowledgeable and well-versed drivers will share with you Catalina’s History and Culture. Keep your eyes open for wildlife roaming free like Bison, foxes, and eagles to name a few. Cruise the island like a local and leave the driving to us!
Journey Catalina Tours  

Catalina Island Museum Announces “Islander Day” Program

Monday, January 09, 2017
The Catalina Island Museum has announced a new program to give island residents an opportunity to visit its exhibition galleries and digital theater free of charge. Four Islander Days will be offered each year. The first will take place Sunday, March 12th.
Catalina Island Museum  

Bluewater Grill Rolls Out Inauguration Day Offers

Sunday, January 08, 2017
Regardless of your political persuasion, Bluewater Grill restaurants in Southern California and Phoenix are the place to go on Inauguration Day, Jan. 20. All seven restaurants will be offering all-day Jan. 20 happy hours and pouring The Donald Trumptini, a special, inauguration version of its signature Bluewater Martini featuring Blue Ice Vodka, orange juice, triple sec, grenadine, an orange peel and a Presidential stir stick.
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