2017 Events

  • October 28th & 29th Festival of the Arts (Saturday and Sunday day)
    Volunteers Needed
    To volunteer, go to http://signup.com/go/HxTXwQs to reserve your desired shift or contact Festival of the Arts Volunteer Coordinator Kathy Whidden at 850.376.7391. Various shifts are available, including set up (on Friday, Oct. 27), main entry, artist relief, children's tent and beverage booths as well as break down and more.
  • November 16th Ruth's Chris Wine Walkabout(Thursday night)

Concerts in the Village

NOT Allowed: Pets (with the exception of services dogs), drones, and tables larger than two feet.

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Fall Concerts in the Village

September 14th - October 5th
Thursday Nights
7 to 9 pm (doors open at 6 pm)

Four-week concerts series held at the Dugas Pavilion and Village Green at the Mattie Kelly Cultural Arts Village in Destin.

  • September 28th Deja Vu
  • October 5th Swingtown - a Steve Miller
    Tribute Band

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Festival of the Arts

NOT Allowed: Pets (with the exception of services dogs), drones, and tables larger than two feet.

Festival of the Arts

October 28th & 29th
Saturday 9 am to 5 pm
Sunday 10 am to 4 pm

Recognized as one of Northwest Florida's premier fine art shows

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MKAF Dining for a Cause
Chef Ruston Johnson has created a special menu featuring multiple culinary stations with heavy hors' douevres paired with select fine wines courtesy of a variety of distributors. Live music from Billboard charting and national recording artist, Michael J Thomas will perform along with soul stirring artists, Cheryl Jones and Company, also known as the "Who's Who" of entertainment on the Emerald Coast.

Wine Walkabout

Wine Walkabout

November 16th
Thursday 5:30 to 7:30 pm

  • $40 ($41 Pay by Credit Card) for MKAF members
  • $50 ($51 Pay by Credit Card) general admission

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How You Can Help

  • Become a sponsor, call 850.650.2226.
  • Support our events and programs by making a donation.