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locations around the island featuring some 50 local and regional artists. The Art Trail Shuttle will transport you around the island and patrons are encouraged to participate in an island treasure hunt by visiting each venue to qualify for a huge prize giveaway at the end of the day.    A new artists organization, Art Does It (ADI), has partnered with the Dauphin Island Sea Lab, in the formation of the ARTSealab, an initiative to promote public understanding of the ecological challenges facing the Gulf of Mexico and its coast, through the dialogs of art, science, and heritage. To support this program, ADI will host ARTSealab Festival on October 26-28 at the Dauphin Island Sea Lab. The festival opens on Friday night with a culinary arts seafood competition among local high school and college teams as well as a fine arts auction of works provided by local artists and fine arts students from the 22 Marine Science Cosortia Colleges of Alabama. The weekend features an extensive indoor and outdoor festival ALABAMA COASTING’S DAUPHIN ISLAND LIFE 2018 13