Special Dives & Events

Memorial Day Camp & Dive Weekend

Memorial Day Camp & Dive Weekend

For the best MEMORIAL WEEKEND and vacation in Southern California!  

Introducing Los Angeles / Catalina Island vacation for this summer for Freedivers and SCUBA Divers that can include friends and families (divers and non-divers). Join us at Emerald Bay on the West End of Catalina Island immersed in the kelp forests and rock reefs that make California diving so distinct. This is a weekend for diving, learning new skills, and enjoying outdoor activities on the remote west end of Catalina Island. 

To Register - use the SIGN UP link now as SPACE IS NOW LIMITED & WILL SELLOUT!

 or click this link 

$375* All-Inclusive Diving & Camping Package: 
  • Round trip ferry boat directly to Emerald Bay, 
  • 6 Meals, 
  • Shared Cabin, 
  • Tanks & Weights, up to 6 dives; 5 day time & 1 night dive (you must have proof of night dive training or dive with a Pro for night dive)  
  • Dive spots include Doctor's Cove, Emerald Bay, Indian Rock, Wreck Dive, and more.
Yes, you can add even more dives, upgrade to boat dives, and more night dives.
+ More Additional dives: $50
+ More Night dives: $70
Yes, you can add more training and experience with a Dive Pro:
  • Get Open Water Certified - do your class and pool before you come. 
  • + Add Adventure or Advanced Open Water dives
  • + Specialties - Drysuit, Deep, Night, Navigation, Search & Recovery, Boat, Drift, Fish id, Naturalist, Shark Awareness
  • + Add Freediving (proof of training and certification required)
Camping fun activities include:

• Kayaking - take a Kayak and dive from it!
• Canoeing
• Hiking
• Swimming, Stand-up paddle boarding
• BB Gun Shooting
• Aquarium Tours - at the Pennington Marine Center
• Campfires - it wouldn't be camping without one!
• Night Dive (certified divers)
• Assigned Cabin Housing by group or gender
• Ferry Transportation right to Emerald Bay
• All 6 Meals in Camp (Saturday - lunch & dinner, Sunday -breakfast, lunch & dinner, Monday - breakfast)

$275 All-Inclusive Non-Diver Camp Package:
ALL INCLUSIVE PACKAGE includes round trip ferry boat to Emerald Bay, Meals, Cabin, and Camp fun activities (above).  Non-divers can try scuba by adding Discover Scuba Diving partial day program (DSD) by pre-registering or at Camp.
  • Add Introductory SCUBA dive $125, additional dives $50

  • Coming over on your own Private yacht? Use the food and facilities option and/or if you want to also add the dive package. Call 310-510-4253 for mooring information. Moorings will go quickly, so it will be challenging for Memorial Weekend as this is the place to be to have a Catalina vacation. 
HOW TO REGISTER: in our ONLINE Store or Buy Tickets thru Malibu Divers! (310) 456-2396

SCUBA RENTAL GEAR is available for an additional charge at Emerald Bay - tanks and weights are included for this event.  Please keep in mind, there is a limited supply, so availability and fit are not guaranteed.

HOUSING: All participants will be in Cabins. Upgrades to individual cabins (3 beds per room, 1.5 bunks) are available and limited in number for $120 per room up to 3 people for entire weekend.

Participants can email for more information about the accommodations.  Checkout the About Camp Emerald Bay page, the Camp Map and photos in our Gallery.

Schedule is  PLANNED as follows and will be updated:

DEPARTURE: Saturday, May 25th ~ 9:30 am, arrival 11:30 am

May 25, Saturday
Lunch: 12:30 pm
Dive 1 - checkout dive & tour
Dive 2
Dinner: 6 pm
Dive 3 - Night dive

May 26, Sunday - 
  6 am pre-dawn dive
Breakfast: 7:30 am
9 am Dive 4 
11 am Dive 5 
Lunch: 12:30 pm
2 pm Dive 6
4 pm Add Dive 7 
Dinner: 6 pm
Add Night Dive

May 27, Monday
           6 am add another dive
           Breakfast: 7:30 am

RETURN: Monday, May 27th ~ 10:00 am,  Arrival 12:00 pm, Noon

DIRECTIONS & PARKING: The Harbor Breeze boat is leaving from Rainbow Harbor at 9:30 am on Saturday morning. It will be leaving Emerald Bay on Monday at 10 am. There is discounted parking when validated at booth and specific lot. See link below.


For more info - call us, 310-456-2396 or email