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22nd Festival of the Arts

The Festival of the Arts, one of Northwest Florida’s premier fine art shows, will welcome more than 100 artists from across the United States and Europe to the beautiful beaches of Destin to showcase their art and to compete for $10,000 in cash prizes. Hosted by The Mattie Kelly Arts Foundation, this 22-year tradition combines the best cultural art talent for a two-day celebration of art, music, food and fun.

This year's festival will take place Oct. 28th - 29th and will feature a live music lineup, souvenir posters and t-shirts, art raffle and even a special kids tent for art activities, including face and pumpkin painting, and more! A food bistro, wine & beer garden as well as convenient parking and free shuttle are also available.

Saturday 9am to 5pm | Sunday 10am to 4pm

$5/adult; MKAF members and children (under 12) are free | Free Parking and Shuttle

Dates & Times

  • Saturday, October 28, 2017