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.
Saturday, September 12th
This all-day music event takes place on the MKAF Village Green and features seven award-winning bluegrass bands from around the country.
September - November
7th annual Labor Day weekend concert featuring the "Heather Hayes Experience". Celebrity Server September 24th, buy tickets now.
October 24th & 25th
The art festival features over 100 artists from the U.S. and Europe for two days of art, music, food and inspiration.