March 2017
DATE
EVENT
LOCATION
TIME
SPONSOR
 
March 4
PLANT SALE & GIVE AWAY
GREEN PARK
8 am-2 pm
TOWN OF DAUPHIN ISLAND
March 4
1st ANNUAL DAUPHIN ISLAND POKER RUN
DAUPHIN ISLAND BARS
12 am - 5 pm
 
March 11
ST JUDE'S BIKE-A-THON
DI WATER TOWER
 
DI WOMAN'S CLUB
March 4
SNOWBIRDS ART EXHIBIT
DI CAMPGROUND
 
SNOWBIRDS
March 9
"STIRRING THE SAND"
DI CAMPGROUND
4 PM
DIHAC
March 11 - 12
WWII LIVING HISTORY EVENT
FORT GAINES
   
April 8
1st ANNUAL  BACKYARD BAR-B-QUE
FINS BAR
12 am - 3 pm
FINS BAR
March 31
Last Friday Art Night
Dauphin Islad Gallery
6 - 8
 
 
 
 
 
 
Calendar of Events
Dauphin Island Chamber of Commerce
WWII Living History Event

March 11th 12th

Come and experience a day in the life of a WWII soldier. The soldiers will be
doing drills throughout the day; there will be authentic camping and
blacksmithing in the original blacksmith shop
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Town Plant Sale  and Give-Away!
The Town of Dauphin Island is sponsoring a Spring Plant Sale and Give-Away on  
Saturday, March 4 from Bam-2pm in front of Green Parkand everyone is encouraged to
attend. A number of vendors will be on site offering a variety of specialty items such as
hardwood trees, flowering plants (indoor/outdoor), palms, citrus trees and beach  &
dune vegetation to name just  a few. In addition to the many items that w ill be for sale,
town  representatives will  be    handing out an assortment of FREE trees, plants, sea
oats and more to Dauphin Island residents and property owners (with proper identif
ication) on a first-come-first-served basis.The town will purchase items for the
give-away with proceeds  from  its Environmenta l  Mitigation  Fund  in an ef fort to
enhance the island's natural beauty and environmental  sustainability.   The Plant Sale
is open to the public so be sure to invite your friends and   neighbors!
DI Woman's Club To Host St. Jude's Bike-A-Thon

Colling all kids ...calling all kids! The 2017 St. Jude's Bike-A-Thon is set for
Saturday. March 11. Registration starts at 8am, ride starts at 8:30am and
concludes at 11:30am and you ore encouraged to participate in this annual
fundraiser sponsored by the DI Woman's Club. So grease those chains. pump
up your tires and head on over to the DI Water & Sewer Office on Alabama
Street that morning to join in the fun. Contact Cissy Nopper at 318-548-4376 for
more info. Hotdogs, drinks and snacks will be provided during and of ter the
event!
Snowbirds Hold Art Exhibit

Snowbirds at the DI Campground ore hosting their 3rd Annual Arts & Crafts
Exhibit on March 4 from 1-4pm and you're invited to see positive evidence that
creativity dosn't hove on age limit! Exhibit categories include (but not limited
to) painting, woodworking , needlework, jewelry and paper arts. In addition, on­
going demonstrations will be offered throughout the day. The show will go on
rain or shine so join them for a special af ternoon of fun, food and fellowship.
"Last Friday Art Night"

Join us for "Last Friday Art Night" on March 31, 6 pm - 8 pm at the Dauphin
Island Gallery, 918 Bienville Blvd.  Enjoy local art and history, food, drinks,
music and on art demonstration.  Come socialize with Island residents and
visitors--all ore welcome!  $5 donation per person is requested to help cover   
expenses.
"Stirring the Sand"

DIHAC' s Heritage Committee will present the next segment of "Stirring the
Sand", featuring live storytelling about life and culture on Old Dauphin   Island ,
on Thursday, March 9, 2017, at the DI Campground. The event begins at 4 pm
with a "meet and greet" around the camp f ire, followed by storytelling at 5 pm
at the Campground pavilion. Peter Tanner will be the featured storyteller and
members of the audience will be invited to shore their stories of the Island.
Free and open to the public - donations are always welcomed and appreciated!
Stirring The Sand Storytelline

FINS BAR March 25, 2017 - NEW DATE APRIL 8, 2017

Back yard bbq competition to benefit kidney transplant charities. Team
application and details coming soon. Save the date!
CLICK HERE TO PRINT APPLICATION

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