Festival of the Arts returns Oct. 26-27

Known as one of Northwest Florida’s premier fine arts shows, the MKAF Festival of the Arts is one of the most anticipated cultural events of the year. The 24th annual event is set for Oct. 26-27 at the Mattie Kelly Cultural Arts Village in Destin. Hours are from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and… … Read More


Pierre festival poster art contest winner

The Mattie Kelly Arts Foundation has named Destin artist Kelly Pierre the 2019 Festival of the Arts poster contest winner.Born and raised in Southern Louisiana, Pierre’s passion for arts sparked at a young age. As a child, he spent a lot of his time sketching marine life from the deck of his family’s shrimping boat.He… … Read More