MKAF Presents 2021 Fall Concerts in the Village

Don't miss this great lineup of performances
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Photo courtesy Mattie Kelly Arts Foundation

On Thursday, September 9, 2021, the Mattie Kelly Arts Foundation (MKAF) kicks off the 2021 Fall Concerts in the Village series with a fan favorite, the Velcro Pygmies, and ends the 26th season with the show-stopping, Heather Hayes Experience.

“The Fall Concerts in the Village are a nice encore set of events that will feature a great mix of artists and bands. Proceeds from all concerts benefit MKAF and its ArtsReach education and community engagement initiatives throughout Northwest Florida,” said MKAF CEO Demetrius Fuller

Throughout the Fall concert season, concert-goers can expect performances from an range of artists.

2021 MKAF Fall Concert Lineup

September 9, 2021  – Velcro Pygmies
September 16, 2021 – Ultimate Neil Young/Bob Dylan Tribute
September 23, 2021 – Kickstand Jenny 
September 30, 2021 – Chasin’ Jaymie
October 7, 2021 – The Heather Hayes Experience

Concert are held in the MKAF Cultural Arts Village located at 4323 Commons Drive West in Destin. Free on-site parking. Gates open at 6 p.m. and concerts begin at 7 p.m. for this come-as-you-are family-friendly outdoor concert series. Bring a lawn chair, picnic, wine or purchase food and beverages on-site prepared by featured restaurants and food trucks.

Purchase tickets online at Eventbrite. Admission for all concerts is $15 for adults, children (12 and under). MKAF members are free.

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Children 17 and under must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. All sales are final; sorry, no refunds. Pets, tables larger than two feet, and drones are not permitted.

A limited number of VIP tables (provides a reserved table and seating with admission for up to eight guests) are available. Contact MKAF at (850) 650-2226 for details.

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