Catalina Island

Avalon Kick’s Off Holiday Season With Shop at Home Night


The Catalina Island Chamber of Commerce & Visitors Bureau’s annual Avalon Shop at Home Night on Saturday, December 5, was a great success with residents and visitors coming out for Santa and the Christmas tree lighting, Catalina Kids Venture caroling, as well as holiday shopping on a gorgeous winter evening.

The 19 participating merchants offered Avalon Shop at Home discounts cards valid until Christmas Eve and stamped the Treasure Card for entry into the New Year’s Eve Gala drawing.  Each store held an individual drawing that evening to give away a store gift. The Chamber is pleased to announce the names of the Avalon Shop At Home Night prize winners, they are: A Touch of Heaven Day Spa – one-hour Massage Certificate, Kathleen Carlisle; Ben’s Bakery – $50 gift certificate for specialty cake, Theresa Romo; Buoys & Gulls – Catalina Island photo book, Cheryl Allison; Catalina Pottery Bath & Body – Gift Basket, Cindy Scheri; Ciao-Baci – $50 Gift Certificate, Amelia Lincoln: Catalina Island Conservancy Explore Store – Gift Basket, Marisela: Del–Sol Catalina – Color Changing T-Shirt, Carol Deets; Descanso Fresh – $50 SCICO gift card, TBA; Island Spa Catalina – 2 Complimentary Spa Day Passes and $35 Spa Café Credit, Luis Sanchez; Island Style – Catalina football jersey, Veronica Padilla; Island Threadz – sweatshirt, Nathan Villagra; Island Toy Store Plus More – Ravensburger 3D Puzzle Globe, Veronica Padilla; Jewels of Interest – $25 Gift Certificate, Pilar Guerrero; Knuckles – $50 gift certificate, Joyce Heyl; Latitude 33 – Catalina Island photo book, Sue Ponce; Leo’s Catalina Drugstore – Christmas wreath, Nativity Set, Manuela Romero; Lloyd’s of Avalon – Gift Basket, D Sanchez; The Steamer Trunk – coaster set, Karen McKay; and Two’s Company – $25 Gift Certificate, Linda Salo.

In addition to the individual store winners, the Chamber drew one Treasure Card Prize winner for two reservations to the New Year’s Eve Gala.  The Treasure Card prize winner is Alene Mack.
Congratulations to all of the winners!  The Shop at Home discount cards for the participating retailers are valid through December 24th.  Keep shopping in Avalon!  Happy Holidays!

Photo credit: Karen Meadows