Category Archives: Culinary

Six Things to Do in SoMo This Spring

Six Things to Do in SoMo This Spring

The spring season is almost here and South Mobile County has so much to offer, from cook-offs and bloom-outs to some South Mobile County-style auto racing. Along with enjoying the beautiful weather and views, here are some events you don’t want to miss:

  1. The Dauphin Island Heritage and Arts Council is planning to take people all of the way back to 1100 AD with authentic demonstrations of Native American arts and crafts at the Dauphin Island Native American Festival on Saturday March 30th.
  2. The Dauphin Island Veterans Association brings the heat with their annual chili cook-off on Saturday March 23rd at the Pelican Pub.
  3. The Mobile International Speedway is ready to teach you what it takes to be a race car driver at their driving experience event.
  4. Bellingrath Gardens and Home invites you to feel true nostalgia at their 26th Annual Camellia Classic Open Car Show.
  5. The Dauphin Island Sea Lab is excited to teach individuals the importance of conserving the precious and unique environment of Dauphin Island at Discovery Day 2019
  6. Last, don’t miss the beautiful views throughout South Mobile County this spring, you definitely can’t miss the explosion of color of more than 250,000 vibrant azaleas throughout Bellingrath’s Gardens and Home Azalea Bloom Out.
South Mobile County is already sprouting and we can’t wait for you to see our beauty in full bloom!
Sample the Gulf’s Best Seafood

Sample the Gulf’s Best Seafood

The 30th annual Taste of the Bayou will be held in conjunction with the 4th annual Alabama Seafood Cook-Off (ASCO) Wednesday, June 13th in Bayou La Batre. Guests will have the opportunity to sample four varieties of fresh seafood while four top chefs from around the state compete for the ASCO title. This is your chance to enjoy shrimp,…Continue Reading

Pirates Bar & Grill

Pirates Bar & Grill

If you are down at Dauphin Island for a beach day or a getaway weekend, be sure to stop at Pirates Bar and Grill for some delicious coastal food!  At Pirates you can eat inside or enjoy the beautiful view of the Gulf of Mexico and sit outside.  This casual restaurant serves great seafood, drinks…Continue Reading

Lighthouse Bakery

If you haven’t visited Lighthouse Bakery on Dauphin Island, you are truly missing out.  Lighthouse Bakery is open Wednesday – Sunday.  The old house the bakery is in is over 100 years old and the sweet smell of freshly baked pastries and fresh ground coffee fills the room. Everything in the bakery is made fresh…Continue Reading

Time to Eat

If you are looking for a restaurant with a family atmosphere, great service, affordable menu items and a large selection of food, Time to Eat is the place for you!  Time to Eat is locally owned and operated and has two locations in South Mobile County.  They serve generous portions of classic southern favorites and…Continue Reading