Past Events

 July 15, 2017 - 5:00-7:30 pm - 'Castillo del Mar' - One Crescent Avenue, Avalon


To all who cherish the sounds of the chimes, the Catalina Chimes Tower Board of Directors cordially invites you to join us for our special fundraiser in support of our efforts to restore and care for this beloved landmark.


• Cocktails & Hors d’oeuvres

• Silent Auction – bidding opens at 5:00 pm, and closes at 6:30 pm

• A special chimes concert from the terrace at the base of the tower!

Blanny Avalon Hagenah (Vice Chair) has graciously offered to open her home for this special event.

$175 per person

The Catalina Chimes Tower Foundation is a charitable organization described under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. Your ticket purchase will be tax deductible to the extent allowed by applicable law.


Due to limited parking and vehicle access please take a taxi or walk to the event.

Taxi: Catalina Transportation Services can be reached at 310-510-0025. Please instruct the driver to drop you off at the alley at the top of Hill Street. Then walk down the alley towards Avalon Harbor until you reach the stairwell. Take 50+ stairs down and enter through the gate on the left.

Walk: From downtown Avalon/Island Spa walk up the Crescent Avenue 100+ stairs towards the Chimes Tower, turn left, and enter through the gate on the right.

Please contact Blanny Hagenah ( if you have a mobility concern as there is limited funicular access to the house.

Note: Even if using the funicular there are 8-10 stairs you will need to navigate throughout the property

Catalina Island Museum Display - Through Summer 2017