b'7577 \x1fnt LOVE CATALINAAPRIL 6/228/24 | KIDS FISHING DERBYAVALON EVENTS Bring a rod and reel or dropline to the Save the date for upcoming special4/14 | SPRING FEST Green Pier every Wednesday from 7-9am. events, including marathon, film, wine, artAvalon hosts the annual Spring Fest withFree event.and music festivals. food, games and fun. CityofAvalon.comCityofAvalon.com JUNEJANUARY 4/1517 | CATALINA SPRING ART6/2 | TASTE AROUND1/8 | AVALON BENEFIT FAIR & CRAFT FESTIVAL OF AVALON50K/50 MILE RUN Experience the Catalina Spring Art Fair &Attention Foodies! Try favorite dishes or The Avalon Benefit 50K/50 Mile Run,Craft Festival along the waterfront wherebeverages from some of Avalons finest the oldest Ultra Trail Run in California,artist exhibit their fine art, sculptures, finerestaurants and vote for the Best Taste of provides a first-rate experience in trailcrafts and photography. the Year.running across Catalina. CatalinaArtAssociation.org LoveCatalina.comRunCatalina.com 4/23 | CATALINA ISLAND FEBRUARY CONSERVANCY BALL 6/36/9 | AVALONCelebrate Catalina Island ConservancysRESTAURANT WEEK2/6 | KITE FESTIVAL anniversary and help raise funds for itsExperience the Islands unique food and Have some fun in the sun and fly your kiteconservation, education and recreationwine culture with specially created prix around. Prizes will be awarded. programs by attending the annual partyfixe menus.CityofAvalon.com in the Casino Ballroom. LoveCatalina.com/RestaurantWeekTH CatalinaConservancy.org 6/34 | CATALINA WINE MIXER2/26 | 40ANNUAL AVALON HARBORMAY Raise a toast to the Original Catalina UNDERWATER CLEANUP Wine Mixer from Step Brothers. This USCs Catalina Hyperbaric Chamber5/7 | CATALINA ISLAND Descanso Beach Club event includes and Wrigley Institute for EnvironmentalRUGBY FESTIVAL entertainment music and more.StudiesCatalina Conservation DiversJoin the team for the Old Boys/MasterVisitCatalinaIsland.comhosts this annual cleanup with over 500Rugby Festival (40 year of age plus). JULYexpected volunteer divers collecting trashCatalinaRugby.organd debris. This event is the only time5/14 | ART DECO SOCIETY7/4 | INDEPENDENCE DAYscuba diving is allowed in Avalon Bay.AVALON BALL Celebrate the Fourth of July with a golf Dornsife.USC.edu Take a journey back into Hollywoodscart parade, the USC Marching Band and MARCH golden era at this party with the musicfireworks display over Avalon.from the 1920s and 30s performed by theLoveCatalina.com3/12 | CATALINA ISLANDDean Mora Dance Orchestra. 7/16 | CATALINAVILLE MARATHON, 10K, 5K ArtDecoLA.org FUNDRAISERCalifornias oldest trail marathon takesONGOING SUMMEREnjoy a mouthwatering dinner, live music, place on beautiful Catalina Island. Thisand dancing at the Descanso Beach Club. bucket list marathon is a must for runners.EVENTS This private beach party has live auctions, RunCatalina.com raffles and world-class company.6/219/1 | SUMMER BEACH BINGO CIMCFoundation.org/Catalinaville3/1920 | TILL SWIMRUN Grab a beach chair and gather at the Participate in the till Swimrun to swim,South Beach Lifeguard stand every run, and enjoy Catalina like never before. Tuesday and Thursday at 6pm. Bingo OtilloSwimrun.com cards are $1 each.CityofAvalon.com64 CATALINA EXPRESS MAGAZINE'