April 2018
DATE
EVENT
LOCATION
TIME
SPONSOR
APRIL
April 1
Easter Sunrise Service
FORT GAINES
SUNRISE 6:30 AM
 
April 7
DISCOVERY DAY
Estuarium
10am -2pm
Dauphin Island Sea Lab
April 7
Civil War Trust Park
Fort Gaines
 
Fort Gaines
April 7
POPS CONCERT
WATER TOWER
6 pm
 
Aprl 13
LEAP YEAR WEIRD BEER FUNDRAISER
WAIVES DI
 
 
April 14
PLANT SALE  AND GIVE AWAY
GREEN PARK
9am - NOON
TOWN OF DI
April 14
AL KIDNEY FOUNDATION
BARBEQUE COOK OFF
WAVES DI
 
 
April 15
MOTORCYCLE SHOW
DI ELEMENTARY
11:30AM
DI Elementary PTO
April 21
ST FRANCIS EPISCOPAL CHURCH
ARTS & CRAFTS
ST FRANCIS EPISCOPAL CHURCH
9a.m. - 4 p.m.
 
April 21
GUMBO FESTIVAL
RODEO SITE
 
DAUPHIN ISLAND CHAMBER
April 27
LAST FRIDAY ART NIGHT
 
 
 
April 28
DAUPHIN ISLAND SAIL BOAT RACE
 
 
 
April 28
Dauphin Island Bicycle Poker Run
Island wide
12pm - 4:30 pm
 
April 29
SUNSET CONCERT
Fort Gaines
1 pm - 7:45
 
 
 
 
 
 
Calendar of Events
Dauphin Island Chamber of Commerce

LAST FRIDAY ART NIGHT

The Dauphin Island Heritage and Arts Council (DIHAC) Board is pleased to announce that the
gallery will be reopening in the lighthouse building soon! Join us for Last Friday Art Night on
the 27th of April. Details to follow soon!

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Mobile Pops Concert - April 7

The soothing sounds of the Mobile Pops will fill the air at Water Tower Plaza on Saturday,
April 7 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 Day - April 7, 2018

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. You will also be able to tour the Research Vessel Alabama Discovery.

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Motorcyle Show - April 15, 2018


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
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DAUPHIN ISLAND SAILBOAT RACE, April 28, 2018

MOBILE BAY,


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ST FRANCIS EPISCOPAL CHURCH ARTS & CRAFTS FESTIVAL, April 21, 2018

"must see"  and you'll have an opportunity to do just  that  on Saturday, April 21 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.

MORE INFORMATION COMING SOON
9TH ANNUAL DAUPHIN ISLAND GUMBO FESTIVAL

SPONSORED BY DAUPHIN ISLAND CHAMBER OF COMMERCE

April 21, 2018

TEAM APPLICATION

MORE INFORMATION COMING SOON
Saturday, April 28 at 12 PM - 4:30 PM

DAUPHIN ISLAND BICYCLE POKER RUN

TO BENEFIT "SHARE THE BEACH"

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April 13, 2018

7 p.m. - 10 p.m.

LEAP YEAR WEIRD BEER

hosted by WAVES DI

Benefitting American Cancer Society Relay for Life

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Come have Great BBQ and Help raise $$$ in support of a Great Cause!!!

Hosted by WAVES DI

Benefitting AL Kidney Foundation

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SUNSET CONCERT AT FORT GAINES
The JAZZ STUDIO 1 pm - 5 pm, SWING - 5:45 pm - 7:45pm

The Town of Dauphin Island is pleased to announce the first of seven 2018 Sunset
Concerts will be held at historic Fort Gaines on Sunday, April 29 and we;re kicking
off the season with two musical groups! Taking the stage at 1pm is The Jazz Studio
while Swing keeps music flowing beginning at 5:45pm. The regular price of
admission to Fort Gaines includes the 1pm show with the $5 fee (age 13 & up)
applying to the evening performance only. Attendees are encouraged to bring lawn
chairs, blankets and bug spray (just in case). The six remaining Sunset Concerts will
be held on May 27, June 24, July 29, August 12, September 2 and October 14.
April 14, 9 am - noon, Green Park

SPRING PLANT SALE & GIVE-AWAY

Sponsored by TOWN OF DAUPHIN ISLAND

Multiple vendors on site offering a broad sprecrum of plants
Town will be handing out variety of items FREE to Dauphin Island Property Owners