The Maxx @ Mattie Kelly Cultural Arts Village
Mattie Kelly Arts Foundation presents the 20th Annual Concerts in the Village music concert series Thursday evenings at 7 p.m. (May 7 through July 2) at the Mattie Kelly Cultural Arts Village in Destin. The come-as-you-are music showcase staged in the heart of the Destin’s Mattie Kelly Cultural Arts Village has become a popular summertime tradition for Northwest Florida locals and visitors.
Concerts in the Village will showcase nine local and regional singer/songwriters, musicians and tribute bands performing a range of live music from rock and roll and rhythm and blues to Motown and oldies.
MKAF Concerts in the Village Lineup:
May 7 | Mingo Fishtrap from Austin (pop meets Memphis soul)
May 14 | Déjà Vu (rhythm and blues)
May 21 | Shades of Blue (jazzy blues)
May 28 | The Mulligans (‘60s and ‘70s dance music)
June 4 | Pieces of Eight (brassy soul meets beachy R&B)
June 11 | The Maxx (a blend of oldies with pop tunes)
June 18 | Mr. Big & the Rhythm Sisters (Motown and jazz)
June 25 | Tyn Tymes (the Southern dance band)
July 2 | David Seering (Americana)
Bring a lawn chair, blanket, picnic dinner and beverages to enjoy music under the stars. Dinner options will be available for purchase onsite from local restaurants and food trucks, as well as water, soft drinks, beer and wine.
Admission to each of the spring/summer Concerts in the Village is $10 per person. Children under 12 and MKAF members are free. A few remaining VIP event tables are available. Proceeds benefit MKAF's cultural and education mission.