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Mattie Kelly Arts Foundation
Destin Florida Arts Education Outreach, 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.

MKAF presents several outdoor concerts and a fine art festival on a 7 acre open-air event lawn as well as other seasonal programs throughout the year.
Arts education outreach program serves schools and agencies, including youth and adult populations with special needs.
MKAF offers outdoor concerts and art festivals as well as indoor seasonal programs, cultural events, and student art programs. Sorry, no pets allowed.
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.