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Avalon Theatre

Photo from the Ken Roe collection.
1 Casino Way
Avalon CA 90704
(310) 510-0179

Record #9856  
 Opened: May 29, 1929
Capacity: 1154 seats
Architect(s): Weber & Spaulding
Architectural Style(s): Spanish; Art Deco
National Register:
Current Organ: 4/16 Page
 Also Known As:
 Previously operated by: Western Amusement Company

Information for this tour was contributed by Ken Roe.

Built by chewing gum magnet William Wrigley Jr, the Casino Building contains the Avalon Theatre on the ground floor and the 2,000 capacity Casino Ballroom on top. Films and organ concerts are still a regular feature of entertainment in the theatre.

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Photos from the Ken Roe collection.

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Last featured 7/10/2004. Last edited 1/30/2023.

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