Cocktails with the Critters




Presenting Sponsor




Signature Sponsors



Dauphin Island Sea Lab Foundation Trustees

Poarch Band of Creek Indians


Event Sponsor






Alabama State Port Authority

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Ben May Charitable Trust

Ken and Mary Ellingwood

Five River Delta Safaris

Mobile Big Game Fishing Club

Saunders Yachtworks Foundation





Alabama Power

BBVA Compass

Clark Personnel

Dauphin Island Marina

Charlene and John Dindo

Galati Yacht Sales

Hancock Bank

Hand Arendall

Harbor Financial

 Lexus of Mobile

David and Tomi Sue Mayer

Meador Warehousing

Mobile Dermatology

Mott McDonald

Oakworth Capital

Personal Edge Fitness

Rayford and Associates

Thompson Tractor


UJ Cheverolet

Walcott Adams and Verneuille






Bay Steel

Preston and Sage Bolt

Carpe Diem

Angie and Tom Gaillard

Lisa and Travis Goodloe

John and Erin Goodloe

Gwin's Printing

Cele and Rusty Hudgens

Langan Construction Company


Long's Personnel

Jefferey Luther

Mr. and Mrs. Gaylord Lyons

Lori and Ken Metzger

Mobile Ship Chandlery

National Bank of Commerce

Noblet Family Dentistry

Dave and Sally Pearsall

Southern Light

WB Shedd

Riley Boykin Smith

Susan and Chris Smith

Charles and Victoria Stapleton

Erin Wheeler

Wilkins Miller









Cocktails with the Critters 2017, the 12th annual fundraiser for the Dauphin Island Sea Lab Foundation, was Thursday, May 4, from 6:00 pm till 9:00 pm at Bluegill Restaurant on the Causeway.


It was an exciting evening overlooking Mobile Bay. We had a a fantastic silent auction. The Bluegill Restaurant pulled out all the stops with fabulous and tasty hors d’oeuvres and wine and beer.  Eric Erdman was amazing as our entertainment! Thanks to all who came.



Mark your calendar for May 3, 2018!!



 Thanks to Delta Safari!!  Thanks to all of our Silent Auction Donors!!  Thanks to all our sponsors!!  A big thank you to everyone who came out and supported us!!!  Looking forward to seeing you all next year.




Delta Safaris to conduct tours during Cocktails with the Critters

Delta Safari Boat "Osprey"
Delta Safari Boat "Osprey"

New Added Attraction at Cocktails with the Critters:

 Delta Safari will be bringing its boat, The Osprey, to take folks on a 30 minute tour of the Apalachee River and Chocolatta Bay during Cocktails with the Critters.  The first tour will depart at 6 pm and depart every 30 minutes until 8:00 pm.

Contact Information:
Executive Director
Helene Hassell
(251) 605-6624