The Mattie Kelly Arts Center Venue

MKAC Schedule Impacts Due to COVID-19/Coronavirus

March 20, 2020

Due to COVID-19/Coronavirus, the Mattie Kelly Arts Center is closed until further notice. This page will feature an evolving list of cancelled and postponed events, and we will update as… View Article

Take Flight Sensory-Friendly Concert on Saturday, Spetember 28 at 10 a.m. in the Mattie Kelly Arts Center Mainstage Theater. Donations accepted. Call (850) 729-6000 for more information.

Northwest Florida Symphony Orchestra presents sensory-friendly concert

September 11, 2019

NICEVILLE, FL – Northwest Florida Symphony Orchestra has something special up its sleeve this year. The season-opening weekend will include a sensory-friendly performance of NFSO’s opening night Take Flight concert…. View Article

NFSO Stars of Tomorrow

Northwest Florida Symphony Orchestra Announces 2019 Concerto Competition Winners

March 11, 2019

Parker Wolf (Piano, Junior Division) School: Home educated Home town: Pensacola, FL Performance Piece: Haydn Piano Concerto in D Major, Hob. XVIII/11, mvt. 1 Biography Parker Wolf is 8 years… View Article

The Division of Humanities, Fine & Performing Arts at Northwest Florida State College Announces Spring Production, Uptown 1.0

The Division of Humanities, Fine & Performing Arts at Northwest Florida State College Announces Spring Production

February 28, 2019

NICEVILLE, FL – Northwest Florida State College is proud to present James Clinton’s Uptown 1.0. Part psychological thriller and part revenge tragedy, the play is inspired by Shakespeare’s Hamlet and takes place sometime in the… View Article

Led Zeppelin - Hammer of the Gods

Mattie Kelly Arts Center Hosts Internationally Touring Act Hammer of the Gods: The Led Zeppelin Experience

February 27, 2019

NICEVILLE, FL – The internationally touring act of Hammer of the Gods: The Led Zeppelin Experience will be at the Mattie Kelly Arts Center on Saturday, March 9 at 7:30 p.m.  Considered to… View Article

2019 NFSO Symphony of Taste Advertisement

Symphony of Taste Food & Wine Festival to benefit Northwest Florida Symphony Orchestra & Youth Programs

February 18, 2019

NICEVILLE, FL– The Northwest Florida Symphony Guild will host the 28th Annual Symphony of Taste Food & Wine Festival to benefit the Northwest Florida Symphony Orchestra and its youth music education programs… View Article

NFSO Piano Recital Series Welcomes Dzmitry Ulasiuk

Northwest Florida Symphony Orchestra to Host Piano Recital Series at the Mattie Kelly Arts Center on February 16

February 11, 2019

NICEVILLE, FL – The Northwest Florida Symphony Orchestra is hosting a piano recital series featuring internationally renowned musicians Dzmitry Ulasiuk and Yinuo Wang. Ulasiuk’s piano recital is February 16 at 7:30… View Article

Len Davis' 'A Thousand Words' Series will display in the Mattie Kelly Arts Center Holzhauer Gallery January 22 through March 1, 2019

The Mattie Kelly Arts Center Galleries at NWF State College Announce New Exhibitions

January 16, 2019

NICEVILLE, FL – Northwest Florida State College and the Mattie Kelly Arts Center are pleased to announce two new exhibitions in the Mattie Kelly Arts Center Galleries: Len Davis: A Thousand Words… View Article

NASA Engineer & Inventor Lonnie Johnson

Super Soaker Inventor Lonnie Johnson to Speak at Northwest Florida State College on Friday, January 18

January 11, 2019

NICEVILLE, FL –  The public is invited to the Mattie Kelly Arts Center on Friday, January 18 for a free program titled The Power of Perseverance, featuring Lonnie Johnson, U.S…. View Article

MKAC Mutts Gone Nuts

Mattie Kelly Arts Center Hosts Nationally Touring Show with Rescued Canines as the Stars

January 10, 2019

NICEVILLE, FL – The nationally touring production of Mutts Gone Nuts will be at the Mattie Kelly Arts Center on Thursday, January 17 at 7 p.m. Audiences can expect the unexpected,… View Article