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Mattie Kelly Arts Foundation - Destin Florida Art Programs, Music Concerts, Art Festival

Welcome to Northwest Florida’s premier cultural arts organization. Since 1995, the Mattie Kelly Arts Foundation (MKAF) has been committed to cultivating and nurturing a deep appreciation of the arts along the breathtaking Emerald Coast. MKAF operates the Mattie Kelly Cultural Arts Village, providing a central location to celebrate cultural arts in Destin, Florida.
Ends July 9th, 2015
Bring your lawn-chair and enjoy live music every Thursday night through July 9th. Concerts are "Free" for Mattie Kelly Arts Foundation members just $10 for non-members. Sorry, no pets allowed.
Sunday, September 6th
Be sure to join us for our 7th annual Labor Day weekend concert featuring the "Heather Hayes Experience".
Just for Kids --- register now for AKA Summer Camps.
Saturday, September 12th
A new annual signature event This all-day music event takes place on the MKAF Village Green and features seven award-winning bluegrass bands from around the country.
October 24th & 25th
Artist & Poster Deadline June 19th

The art festival features over 100 artists from the U.S. and Europe for two days of art, music, food and inspiration.
20 Years MKAF
Members receive free "Concert in the Village" tickets and the option to purchase table seating, free admission to the "Festival of the Arts", and receive preferred membership event rates. Join now for the 2015 season.