Dauphin Island Heritage and Arts Council (DIHAC) is a charitable non-profit organization that strives to create and maintain a network of visual, literary and performing artists and patrons, providing venues for educational arts programs, exhibits, shows and performances, and providing opportunities for the expression, appreciation and participation in the arts. We also provide educational programs to emphasize, celebrate and showcase the heritage and history of South Mobile County.

Dauphin Island Native American Festival, is an educational and family-friendly celebration of our area's Native American heritage. Learn more here.

Dedicated to providing educational opportunities in the arts

and preservation of our coastal heritage

The third annual Gulf Seafood Gala was held Saturday, October 26, 2019. More details on the next Gala fundraiser are coming soon.

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The arts and heritage programs of Dauphin Island Heritage and Arts Council are made possible in part by grants from the Alabama State Council on the Arts.

We offer adult art classes on a variety of topics. To see what programs we have on the horizon, visit our Events page.

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