Catalina Buzz – Seven Catalina events we’re looking forward to

Sherri Cline | April 29, 2017 | Catalina Buzz, Culture, Taste of the Town, Things to Do

Whew! It’s getting busy around here. With summer just around the corner the Catalina calendar is bursting with special events. Thanks to the Catalina Museum, First Fridays have become a must-do. Since May’s first Friday falls on Cinco de Mayo, they’ll be

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The best Mexican restaurants on Catalina Island

Restaurants on Catalina
Sherri Cline | April 28, 2017 | Catalina Island, Fave Foods, Taste of the Town

Like the rest of Southern California, Catalina Island has a deep and abiding love affair with Mexican food. While you’ll find plenty of other cuisine on the island, there are several favorite Mexican restaurants in Avalon. Our favorite spot for Mexican food

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The Island is buzzing over Chihuly on Catalina

Chihuly on Catalina
Sherri Cline | March 30, 2017 | Catalina Buzz, Catalina Island, Culture, Things to Do

Catalina Buzz The calendar of events on the island is nearly always filled with great Catalina things to do, but sometimes an event happens that gets the whole town talking. Thanks to the Catalina Island Museum and internationally renowned glass artist Dale

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Live music on Catalina Island

live music on Catalina Island
Sherri Cline | March 16, 2017 | Catalina Buzz, Catalina Island, Culture, Things to Do

Catalina Island’s favorite summer concert series has just gotten even better – by not just being a summer concert series. Xceptional Music, which brought the Summer Concert Series to Avalon, will now be offering outdoor concerts nearly all year long — providing

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Springfest on Catalina Island celebrates the season

springfest on Catalina Island
Sherri Cline | March 8, 2017 | Catalina Buzz, Catalina Island, Culture, Things to Do

The calendar may still say it is winter, but spring is springing up all over Catalina Island. Thanks to Mother Nature’s long overdue gift of rain, green hillsides, abundant wildflowers and cascading waterfalls have returned to the island, making it truly feel

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Catalina Buzz: Top Five things to do on Catalina in March

Chihuly at Catalina
Sherri Cline | February 28, 2017 | Catalina Buzz, Catalina Island, Culture, Things to Do

Wondering what’s happening on Catalina Island this month? Whether you are visiting with the whole family, planning a romantic getaway or just wondering what not to miss, here are our Top Five things to do on Catalina Island in March: First Fridays

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The second most frequently heard phrase on a Catalina Food Tour

Catalina restaurant tour
Sherri Cline | February 17, 2017 | Catalina Island, Culture, Guides, History, Things to Do, Tours

One of the things we hear most frequently on a Catalina Food Tour – after “Yum!” of course – is “I never knew that.” It’s a phrase we hear from people who’ve never been to Catalina and from people who’ve lived on

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Catalina Buzz — Island of Romance

Romance on Catalina Island
Sherri Cline | January 30, 2017 | Catalina Buzz, Catalina Island, Holiday Happenings, Things to Do

February is the month of romance and with hillsides and canyons renewed by recent rains it’s the perfect time to fall in love with Catalina Island all over again. First Fridays – First Fridays at the Catalina Island Museum have quickly become

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Catalina Buzz: Winter things to do on Catalina

Casino Theater Catalina Island Catalina Buzz
Sherri Cline | December 29, 2016 | Catalina Buzz, Culture, Holiday Happenings, Things to Do

While winter may not seem like an obvious time to visit Catalina Island, for those of us who live here the season offers a number attributes not found at other times of the year. No crowds? Check. A relaxed attitude? Check. Occasional

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Give the gift of Catalina Island

Sherri Cline | December 22, 2016 | Catalina Island, Culture, Holiday Happenings, Miscellaneous, Uncategorized

Looking for a last-minute gift for the Catalina Island aficionado on your list? Don’t worry, we’ve got you covered. Here are our Top Five Last Minute Christmas Gifts for Catalina Fans: Give the Gift of Good Taste – you know just how

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