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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.

Spring CIV: Saturday, April 8th. Summer CIV: Thursday nights May 4th- June 29th, free admission for MKAF members. Labor Day CIV: Sunday, September 3rd. Fall CIV: Thursday nights September 14th – October 5th.
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.
Arts education outreach program serves schools and agencies, including youth and adult populations with special needs.
Now accepting Artist Application and Poster Application. Deadline June 26, 2017. Recognized as one of Northwest Florida's premier fine art shows