April 2017
DATE
EVENT
LOCATION
TIME
SPONSOR
APRIL
April 1
CW TRUST - PARK DAY
FORT GAINES
 
DI PARK AND BEACH
April 8
POPS CONCERT
WATER TOWER
 
 
April 8
DISCOVERY DAY
DI SEA LAB
 
 
April 8
Town Easter Egg Hunt
Green Park
 
TOWN OF DI
April 8
ANNUAL COOK-OFF BENEFIT
PELICAN PUB
12 p.m.
PELICAN PUB/DIVA
April 15
Methodist Church Egg Hunt
Cadillac Park
 
 
April 23
MOTORCYCLE SHOW
Dauphin Island Elementary School
 
 
April 29
SAIL BOAT REGATTA
ALOE BAY
 
 
April 29
ST FRANCIS EPISCOPAL CHURCH ARTS &
CRAFTS
ST FRANCIS EPISCOPAL CHURCH
   
April 29
GUMBO FESTIVAL
VARIOUS LOCATIONS
  DI CHAMBER
April 29
LAST FRIDAY NIGHT ART
DIHAC
6-8
DIHAC
April 30
WEST END BEACH OPENING
     
 
 
 
   
Calendar of Events
Dauphin Island Chamber of Commerce
DAUPHIN ISLAND HERITAGE AND ARTS COUNCIL

LAST FRIDAY ART NIGHT
April 31,  2017, 6 pm - 8 pm

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WEST END BEACH OPENING


Free Admission for Island
Property Owners

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CIVIL WAR TRUST - PARK DAY

April 1volunteers (age 18 and older) will converge on historic Fort Gaines to help preserve
this important monument to honor the brave soldiers who fought and sacrificed in the
American Civil War. Pre-register at the Fort, via Facebook or coll 861-   6992.

Mobile Pops Concert


The soothing sounds of the Mobile Pops will fill the air at Water Tower Plaza on Saturday,
April 8 at 6pm and you are invited to attend. The FREE concert is made possible through
generous contributions made by the DI   Foundation, DI Chamber of Commerce and the
Town. As always, you are encouraged to bring lawn chairs, blankets, snacks and bug spray
(just in case) to this popular annual event.
Discovery DayApril 8, 2017

Discovery Day is the Dauphin Island Sea Lab's open house for the public. Once a year, the
public is given a tour of our research facilities to learn about our coastal environment and
the research our team is working on. Visitors will learn about the coastal ecosystem we live in
and why it's important to conserve our precious and unique environment. The research
vessel Alabama Discovery will also be available for tours.

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TOWN OF DAUPHIN ISLAND EASTER EGG HUNT

Green Park, April 8, 2017
DIVA  Schedules  Annual  Chili  Cook-Off

The DI Veterans Association is hosting its Annual Chili Cook-Off  fundraiser on Saturday, April
8 ( Rain  Date: April 15) and you're invited to participate. Team registration forms and
guidance are available from the Pelican Pub (site of  the Chili Cook-Off) during regular  
business hours. Teams are limited to three (3) members  each and trophies will  be awarded
to 1st, 2nd & 3rd Place finishers.  Tasting will start at noon and a donation of $5 per person is
requested.Proceeds will be devoted to DIVA Island projects; ex. proposed basketball court.
See you at the Pub for some delicious chili...and a who le lot of fun!
                                                                   
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DAUPHIN ISLAND UNITED METHODIST CHURCH COMMUNITY EGG HUNT

Cadillac Square, April 17, 2017
Annual Motorcycle Show Fundraiser

April 23, 2017

Our annual Motorcycle Show Fundraiser! This is our biggest fundraiser of the year. This is
truly a community effort. We want you to be a fish on our sponsor board! The bigger your
sponsorship the BIGGER your FISH! If you want to be a BIG FISH please contact us and let us
know. It truly does take an island of people for this event to happen. We love when local
businesses help us out! There are tons of way to help out.
                                                                     
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DAUPHIN ISLAND SAIL BOAT RACE

MOBILE BAY, April 29, 2017


MORE INFORMATION COMING SOON
15th Annual St. Francis Episcopal  Church Arts & Crafts Festival


Featuring over 50 local and  regional artists, the Annual  St. Francis Arts & Crafts Festival  is a
"must see"  and you'll have an opportunity to do just  that  on Saturday, April  29 from  
9am-4pm.  In addition  to all  the artwork  and  crafts for sale, you'll  also want  to stock  up  
on a delicious variety  of  fresh  baked  goods, soups, homemade  gumbo, pickles   and  
Wimberly Hory's  Famous Chicken Salad Sandwiches! Proceeds from the event will
support a variety of local charities.
For additional  information  contact  Cissy Napper (318-548-4376) or Daena  Myers (251-391-4558)

                                                                        
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8TH ANNUAL GUMBO FESTIVAL

April 29, 2017

MORE INFORMATION COMING SOON