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Few words can describe the ambiance of the Catalina Casino: it epitomizes everything glamorous and romantic about Catalina Island. The one-of-a-kind venue is simply stunning inside, outside, and all around. If the meticulously decorated walls could...more
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Our guide was so terrific he took time to allow you to feel each room and enjoy it it’s amazing how they construct the casino from the bottom to the top dance floor it was so exciting!More
CatalinaSCICo, Public Relations Manager at Catalina Island Casino Ballroom, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago
It's so good to hear you enjoyed your time with your guide! That building has a ton of history, it's one of my favorite places on the island and I'm glad you had a good time learning more about it. Come dance with us...More
We went and saw Jaws on its opening night the casino was more fun than the movie. I'll give you a spoiler alert the good guys live the bad guys get eaten by dinosaurs and the end to dinosaurs fight and plummet to their death....More
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CatalinaSCICo, Manager at Catalina Island Casino Ballroom, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago
Thanks for visiting us at Avalon Theatre, Carol!
We generally change the movie every week or every other week.
This tour is a must for anyone new to Catalina, especially if you like Art Deco architecture. The Casino is 89 years old this year and has a very interesting history. Seeing the Casino Theater alone is worth the price of the tour. You will...More
Going to a building as part of a get-away may seem counter-intuitive, but do it! The Casino is the iconic symbol of Avalon, and the interior was just as impressive. We took the 40 minute tour which starts with a movie about the Construction of...More
During the day, the only way to see this stunning ballroom is to take a tour of the casino, which is definitely worth it. However, they also hold periodic events, dances, festivals, etc. The art deco decor is lovely, and the wood floor is beautiful...More
What an amazing tour! When we first arrived to the 'Casino', we did a quick walk around. From the outside, it's a huge building, but you can't even begin to imagine the beauty until you're walking inside. Our tour guide was Frankie from Avalon and...More
The Catalina Jazz Festival celebrated its 30th anniversary in 2017. We decided to make it a part of our 20th wedding anniversary weekend. We spent a lovely Saturday afternoon at the concert and were not disappointed. The featured artist was Gerald Albright. The music was...More