Events

Opportunity Drawing!

Chimes Tower Replica

The Catalina Chimes Tower Foundation is honored to announce that local artist, Mallory Saldana, has created a unique replica of the Chimes Tower,...

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The Catalina Chimes Tower Foundation is honored to announce that local artist, Mallory Saldana, has created a unique replica of the Chimes Tower, constructed of shards of Catalina Tile, for an opportunity drawing in support of the restoration efforts of our beloved Chimes Tower .

“We are delighted to have such a talented artist such as Mallory supporting the Catalina Chimes Tower Foundation’s efforts by donating this truly magnificent piece of art,” said Alison Wrigley Rusack, Chairman of the Foundation. “There is even a musical chip inside with a recording of the Chimes.”

100 tickets are available for this fundraising effort are $100, and can be purchased via PayPal or credit card by clicking the 'Purchase Ticket' button below, or by mailing a check to the Catalina Chimes Tower Foundation, P.O. Box 677 Avalon, CA 90704.

Date of the drawing to be announced.

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Past Events


"BELLissimo!"
 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.

Featuring:

• 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.

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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 (CatalinaBH@aol.com) 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