AVALON -- Runners – and walkers – are encouraged to lace up their athletic shoes and run in the Catalina Island Conservancy Marathon, March 15.
TWO HARBORS -- In need of a little camaraderie among boaters? Offshore Cruising Club, an organization comprised of cruising aficionados, has opened its doors to new members.
AVALON -- Early registration is now open for the Feb. 22 Avalon Underwater Cleanup, an annual dive event held at Avalon Harbor.
Dave March, founder of WaterCar, successfully steered the amphibious car/ 15-foot boat.
New Year's Eve options include the traditional gala at the Catalina Casino in Avalon, and the New Year’s Eve Party at the Harbor Reef Restaurant at Two Harbors.
Only 14 years ago, the tiny, housecat-size Catalina Island fox was on the brink of extinction. The reason: a disease thought to have been brought to the island aboard visiting boats.
Planning to spend the long Thanksgiving weekend in Catalina -- but not sure how you’ll be able to stuff a 20-pound turkey into your boat’s oven? Fortunately, Catalina offers many options for an onshore feast.
Catalina's days as a mecca for big bands, swing music and dancers crowding the floor at the Casino Ballroom will return -- at least for a weekend -- during the Catalina Swing Dance Festival, Nov. 8-10.
Runners will travel over 26 miles of trails and ridgelines, taking in majestic views of the Pacific from both sides of the island. Don’t be surprised to see buffalo on the course, and bald eagles overhead.
For boaters planning to cruise south for Mexico, the South Pacific or Central America, Adventure Voyaging is rolling out the welcome mat Oct. 18-20 at a suggested pit stop: Catalina Island.
Catalina’s 24th annual Buccaneer Days will give boaters four days of swashbuckling fun -- and a chance to dress in bandanas and eye patches -- or full-dress regalia, if they choose.
The 2013 Scheyden Catalina Air Show will soar in Oct. 26-27, bringing a lineup of historic aircraft, daredevil performing aviators and vintage aircraft-related exhibits.
Mariners should start warming up their throwing arms in preparation for Two Harbors’ 27th annual Jimmy Walker Buffalo Chip Toss on Saturday, Aug. 31.
As the weather begins to get cooler and the busy summer boating season comes to an end, fall is an ideal time for boaters to cruise to Catalina Island and experience a less-crowded Two Harbors.
Equipped with cameras, sensors and hydrophones that listen for pings from tracking tags, these robots discreetly follow tagged leopard sharks and send information back to researchers.