Happy Photos from past Cocktails with the Critters

Cocktails with the Critters 2016

Mark your Calendar-Cocktails with the Critters 2016 will be on

Thursday May 5 at the Bluegill Restaurant on the Causeway.

Cocktails with the Critters 2015

Smoking Mullet
Smoking Mullet

I would like to sincerely thank all those who came out to Cocktails with the Critters to support the Dauphn Island Sea Lab Foundation on May 7.  It was a beautiful night and there was a wonderful happy crowd of folks.  Looking forward to doing it all again next May.


If you missed it you can still contribute:


In the mean time MARK YOU CALENDAR for the Marine Environmental Awards Luncheon to be held Tuesday,  October 27 at the Battlehouse Hotel.

Thank YOU to the Silent Auction Donors 2015

Great Items
His and Hers Regions Green Bikes
McCoys-Grizzly Ice Chest
Stand Up Paddle Board and Paddle from The Fairhope Boat Store
Half-page Four  Color Ad in either Mobile Bay or Alabama Business
Bay Appetite Cookbook
Art by celebrated local Artists


Lesly Barrow
Casey Downing
Eugenia Foster
Corky Goldman
Hebard Haugseth
John B. Howell, IV
John B. Howell
Stacey Howell
America Jones
Barbara Lomax
Stig Marcussen
Lynda McDonald
Randy Mobrg
Bill Morris
Dyane Munoz
Sarah Otts
Brad Robertson
Brent Smith
Kathy Whitinger


Exciting Experiences for All Ages


Sunset Party cruise on The Duke for up to 30 of your favorite people
Summer Day camps Dauphin Island Sea Lab for Ages 6-11
Naturalist sight-seeing tour of Mobile Bay with Manatee Sighting Network
Bay Quest Bird Watching Boat Tour with Dr. John Dindo
Fascinating Tour of Histoical Mobile with L. Craig Roberts
One week of sailing lessons ages 8-14 at Mobile Bay Sailing School

Guided Fishing Trip with Bobby Abrscato of the A-Team, Joey Abruscato and Darrell Foster


 Paddle up beautiful Three Mile Creek with experts for the Mobile Bay National  Estuary Program


Marine Eco Tours in Gulf Shores and in the Delta with Five Rivers Delta Safaris


Relaxing sailing trip on  the Schooner Joshua for up to 15 people

Dine Around the Bay and enjoy some spirits at Favorite Spots


Carpe Diem
Cottage Hill Liquor
Fishers at the Gulf
Legacy Grill
Noble South
Red or White
Shipp Harbour Grill
Smoothie Café
Items for the Home
Andrews Ace Hardware                Automatic Deer Feeder
Atchison Home                                 Silk Beaded Pillow
Beard Equipment                              Stihl Leaf Blower
Louise Doggett Antiques                  Three Piece Staghorn and Silver Carving Set                                     
Estuarium                                           Large Metal Palm Leaf Wall Hanging
Fairhope Store                                  Beach Tote and Beachwear      
Ivy Cottage                                       Large Annie Glass Bowl
J&J Furniture                                     $200 Gift Certificate      
Jubilee Landscape                             $250 Gift Certificate for Consultation                         
L. Craig Roberts                               Architectural Consultation
Lemon Magnolia                               Stylish Necklace
Lyons Share                                       Framed map of Mobile Bay
MA Simons                                        Beach Tote and Hat
Maids a la Mode                               $80 Deep Cleaning Gift Certificate
Not Just Dorms                                 $250 Gift Certificate
OHC                                                   6 IPE Dining Chairs by Everlastine Wood
Summer Classics                               Wicker Chaise Lounge
Kena Thames                                     Decorating In Home Decorating Consultation
Zimlich Patio                                     Designer Collection Large Roman Urn
Zundels                                               10" Gold Leaf bowl by Tamara Childs


Look and Feel Your Best
Dr. Forrest Maitre-Teeth Whitening Kit
Dr. Dena Howell and Dr. Amy Morris -Clairsonic Pedicure
Sunshine Dermatology-Microdermabrasion
Dr. Tom Bender-$300 Toward Laser Procedure
Summer Ready Skin Special from Dr Valerie Vick
Complete Vascular evaluation by Dr. Frank McPhillips


Have a Stay or Va-Cation
Carnival Cruise Lines and Springdale Travel - Seven Day Carribean Cruise in an OceanView Cabin
Romantic Weekend Getaway at Fort Conde Inn
Beach Club -3 bedroom condo for two nights and Dinner for four
Wind Creek Hospitality Weekend Getaway Package
-includes dinner, cooking class and spa for two
Admiral Semme Hotel: Two Night Stay and Dinner for two
Battlehouse Hotel: Two night stay for two
Hampton Inn Fairhope one night stay for two
Renaissance Riverview Hotel Stay for two
Weekend Stay at Dauphin Island Four Bedroom Family Home


Jewelry and Clothing
Ballins                                      Fabulous Necklace
Gigi and Jays                           $100 Gift Certificate
Gold Art                                   Luminox Diving Watch
CK Collection                           Tory Burch Beach Bag
Hemline                                    Necklace and Earrings
Holiday                                   Great Looking Vera Bradley Tote
Debra’s                                     Kara Ross Cuff Bracelet
DragonFly                                 Gold Cross necklace
Dr. Ben King                             Costa Sunglasses
Metzger's                                    Game Day Shirt
Wismar Jewelers                        Fabulous Handcrafted Sterling Silver Cuff