2017 Events

  • May 4th through June 29th Summer Concerts in the Village (Thursday nights)
  • September 3rd Labor Day Concerts in the Village (Sunday night)
  • September 14th through October 5th Fall Concerts in the Village (Thursday nights)
  • October 28th & 29th Festival of the Arts (Saturday and Sunday event)
  • TBA Celebrity Server Luncheon

Summer Concerts in the Village

The Joe Band

  • May 4th Emerald Gold
  • May 11th Flow Tribe
  • May 18th Fountain city Playerss>
  • May 25th Alter Eagles
  • June 1st The Embers featuring Craig Woolard
  • June 8th The Maxx
  • June 15th Tyler Kinchen and the Right Pieces
  • June 22nd Triggerproof
  • June 29th The Joe Band - Joe Cocker Tribute

May 4th through June 29th
Thursday Nights
7 to 9 pm (doors open at 6 pm)

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

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Buy Tickets at the Door
All ticket and table sales final – no refunds.

  • Free for MKAF members
    Age 17 and under must be accompanied by a parent or guardian
    Age 12 and under are free
  • $15 general admission

Labor Day Concerts in the Village

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

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September 3rd
7 to 9 pm (doors open at 6 pm)

Make Me Smile - Chicago Tribute Band

The ultimate Chicago Experience! The 10-piece ensemble features a 7-piece rhythm section and a 3-piece horn section to authentically represent every nuance of each unforgettable Chicago classic.

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Buy Tickets Online or at the Door
All ticket and table sales final – no refunds.

  • $20 for MKAF members
    Age 17 and under must be accompanied by a parent or guardian
    Age 12 and under are free
  • $25 general admission
  • VIP Event Table
    $225 MKAF members
    $275 for non-members
    Call 850.650.2226 to purchase
Buy Labor Day CIV tickets online $21 and $26.

Fall Concerts in the Village

  • September 14th Heritage
  • September 21st Luke Langford & 331 South
  • September 28th Deja Vu
  • October 5th Swingtown - a Steve Miller
    Tribute Band

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.

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Buy Tickets at the Door
All ticket and table sales final – no refunds.

Celebrity Server Luncheon

Date TBA

Annual event.

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Festival of the Arts

October 28th & 29th

June 26 ~ Application & Poster Deadline
July 10 ~ Acceptance/Notifications Emailed
August 1 ~ Deadline for Cancellation
No refunds after August 1, 2017
October 27 ~ Artist load-in by assigned times

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How You Can Help

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