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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.

October 29th & 30th. The art festival features over 100 artists from the U.S. and Europe for two days of art, music, food and inspiration.
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.
Art for Art's Sake Thursday, October 6th. Arts education outreach program serves schools and agencies, including youth and adult populations with special needs.
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