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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.

Featured Events and Programs

The fourth annual Gulf Seafood Gala was held Saturday, December 5 at Isle Dauphine Club. Check back for more information on our next event.

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.

Artists: Be inspired by our Island and join us this Spring for Plein Air Dauphin Island, a three-day open competition. Learn more and register here.

Dedicated to providing educational opportunities in the arts

and preservation of our coastal heritage

Dauphin Island Native American Festival, is an educational celebration of our area's Native American heritage. Here is a preview of what's coming soon!