On Thursday, April 21, the Mattie Kelly Arts Foundation (MKAF) kicked off the 2022 Spring Concerts in the Village series with the showstopping Michael Jackson LIVE, direct from Las Vegas featuring Santana Jackson, one of the top Michael Jackson tribute artists in the world! The highly-anticipated season includes pop icon, Taylor Dane; fan favorites, Sister Hazel; and the Music of Led Zeppelin featuring Sinfonia Gulf Coast.
“For 27 years, the Mattie Kelly Arts Foundation has been at the forefront of providing arts entertainment and education to Northwest Florida. The annual Concerts in the Village is no exception and we are thrilled to announce this year’s incredible lineup of guest artists,” stated MKAF CEO Demetrius Fuller. “The revenue generated from these events enables us to provide the highest quality of arts education and community engagement throughout Okaloosa, Walton and Bay Counties. Thank you to all of our season sponsors, community partners, and members! If you are not yet a member, please consider joining,” said Demetrius.
2022 Season MKAF Concerts in the Village | Destin, FL
Enjoy a night under the stars at the most beautiful outdoor music venue on the Emerald Coast. Bring a bottle of wine, your favorite craft beer, some delicious snacks, and a blanket or chair. Food and drinks are available for purchase!
Throughout the Spring concert season, concert-goers can expect exciting performances from an incredible lineup of artists.
Thursday, April 21, 2022:
Michael Jackson LIVE (Vegas Show)
Thursday, April 28, 2022:
Thursday, May 5, 2022:
Shania Twin (Shania Twain Tribute)
Thursday, May 12, 2022:
Yacht Rock Revue
Thursday, May 19, 2022:
Six Piece Suits
Thursday, May 26, 2022:
Thursday, June 2, 2022:
Thursday, June 9, 2022:
Thursday, June 16, 2022:
Sinfonia Gulf Coast Performing the Music of Led Zeppelin
Thursday, June 23, 2022:
Boogie Wonder Band
Gates open at 6 p.m. with concerts beginning 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 MKAF.org/events. General admission varies per concert. Children (12 and under), and MKAF members are free. Those interested in becoming a MKAF member can learn more at MKAF.org. 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 8 guests) are available. Those interested in sponsoring the 2022 MKAF season, please call 850-650-2226 for details.