Seafood, Science & Celebrity 2013: The Red, White & Brown Shrimp Ball
Saturday, November 2, 2013 from 6:00 PM to 10:00 PM (CDT)
The Martie Party is coming back to Dauphin Island!-Alabama’s Food Network Star will host this year’s Seafood, Science and Celebrity! Martie is creating the event in her unique style with inspired cuisine, creative cocktails and up-close and personal cooking demonstrations from some of her favorite chefs. In tribute to the red, white and brown shrimp found in Alabama Gulf waters, the evening will be a celebration of Gulf shrimp and all the natural beauty Dauphin Island has to offer. Guests will sample and compare the three varieties of Gulf shrimp and enjoy a tasting menu of award-winning shrimp recipes prepared by the chefs who will also teach guests how to make these recipes at home. The lineup of chefs includes
Food Network Star Martie Duncan
James Beard Award Semi-Finalist Chef Rob McDaniel
Great American Seafood CookOff Winner Chef Jim Smith
Oyster Bar with Alabama’s Point aux Pins and Gulf Oysters
Craft Beer from Back Forty Beer Company
Moonshine Tasting from Alabama’s High Ridge Spirits
Music and Dancing Under the Stars
South Mobile County Tourism Authority
Welcome to South Mobile County where an adventure is surely waiting for you! You can find everything here from the sugar white beaches of Dauphin Island and the beauty of Bellingrath Gardens and Fowl River, to the charming atmosphere of Bayou La Batre. Take a look around and you'll find there is plenty to do here... or nothing at all if you choose. Please visit us soon! Make your plans today to relax and enjoy our beautiful eco-friendly area.
The South Mobile County Tourism Authority was formed in 2011 as an act of the Alabama Legislature. Our mission is to promote and enhance tourism in South Mobile County. Our working area is south of 1-10 in unincorporated areas of Mobile County and the towns of Dauphin Island and Bayou La Batre. The SMCTA is proud to work with other organizations to bring events and activities to the area.