Meetings/Events Planning : Catalina Express

Meetings/Events Planning

Meeting space at Descanso BeachCatalina Express Group Services are available Monday through Friday to assist with information about meeting locations and services.
Contact a group service representative at: 310.510.7971 Ext.4

Catalina Island is the perfect setting for corporate meetings, seminars, family reunions, weddings and other gatherings. Throughout the Island there are several unique venue options from intimate beach settings to large venues like the grand ballroom in the historic Avalon Casino Building. Catalina Express Group Services can direct you to one of several meeting planners available to assist you with all of the details while on the Island to make for a sensational event/ function.

Meeting Planning Services

Custom Catalina

A unique meeting and event planning company that combines personalized services with creative ideas that will ensure an extraordinary island experience.

Custom Catalina  |  877.778.8322

Catalina Island Company

The Catalina Island Company manages the Avalon Casino Building, Descanso Beach Club, Catherine's Terrance, Catalina Island Country Club and assorted catering services.

Catalina Island Company  |  877.778.8322

Catalina Island Conservancy
Whether you are planning a wedding, commitment ceremony, religious confirmation or other special event, consider having it at a location stewarded by the Catalina Island Conservancy which protects and restores the Island's magnificent wildlands. 
Catalina Island Conservancy  |  310.510.2595, ext. 113

 

Facilities:

Casino Ballroom

Located in Avalon’s Historic Landmark and home of major entertainment. The ballroom is available for weddings, private parties, corporate meetings and seminars. Plenty of food options with on-site catering for up to 1200 guests.

Casino Ballroom  |  877.778.8322

Descanso Beach Club
A perfect location for corporate picnics, weddings, receptions and large groups. Complete bar and catering service is available. Volleyball and water sports also available.

Descanso Beach Club  |  877.778.8322

Holiday Inn Resort Catalina Island
Catalina’s only full-service resort and conference center. Banquets up to 125 people. Restaurant on-site and newly renovated.

Holiday Inn Resort Catalina Island  |  310.510.0235

Hotel Metropole

Ideal space for meetings, weddings, and any special event for up to 150 people. They have 3 luxurious beachfront venues that can be customized for your needs by on-site event planners. Visit Hotel Metropole online to see their unique Beach House, stunning M Restaurant, and conference room which has audiovisual equipment available.

Hotel Metropole  |  310.510 1884 or 800.300.8528

 

Overlook Hall

Originally built in 1929, Overlook Hall has since been fully restored with an upstairs sanctuary of almost 1,200’ of open space. It’s hillside location near hotels provides a lovely view of the harbor making it ideal for weddings, corporate meetings, reunions, commemorative events, art shows, and more. 

Overlook Hall  |  877.778.9399

 

Toyon Grill

Along with its spectacular view, delicious, sustainably oriented dining and drink options, Toyon Grill sports a meeting and event space with capacity for 125 seated guests or 200 guests for cocktail parties. The space is perfect for making a great impression for businesses, a unique wedding and reception venue, along many other local and visitor group events.

Toyon Grill  |  310.510.3474

 

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