Events | Festival of the Arts

2017 Festival of the Arts

Festival GuideArt, music, food and fun.

One of the Southeast's premier art festivals, the two-day signature event features art exhibits of nearly 200 total artists (including the juried and collaborative exhibit) from 13 states showcasing a diverse palette of artistic styles in 22 different art mediums.

Entertainment sponsored by Century 21 Blue Marlin Pelican

Blue Marlin Realty

MKAF Destin Festival of the Arts Winners2017 Festival of the Arts awarded $10,000 in cash art prize awards honors. The two-day signature art celebration featured exhibits of more than 100 artists from across the United States and Europe showcasing a diverse palette of artistic styles in 15 different art mediums.

Best in Show Winner
Lena Reznik
Cumming, GA
Best in Show Winner
People's Choice Award
David Griesmyer
McConnelsville, OH
People's Choice Award

Thank you to our 2017 Sponsors

Event Sponsors

The Henderson Beach Resort
Blue Marlin Realty
Bay Breeze Patio
Old Bay Steamer
Saltwater Restaurants
Beauchamp Commercial
Coastal Bank and Trust
Ruth's Chris Steak House
Eglin Federal Credit Union
Galati Yacht Sales
Newman-Dailey Resort Properties
Insight Investments
Publix Super Markets Charities
Mosquito Authority
Coldwell Banker

Media Sponsors

Beach TV
Emerald Coast Magazine
The Beachcomber
The Destin Log
The Wave
VIP Destin Magazine
VIE Magazine
K2 Outdoor Advertising

2016 Festival of the Arts ... click here to view awards and photos.

Join MKAF and receive free entry to the Concerts in the Village nine-week outdoor concert series in May and June and the Festival of the Arts.

To become a sponsor.... contact Marcia Hull 850.650.2226.