What's Going On
You don’t need a reason to come to the Heart of Florida’s Emerald Coast, but while you're here you might as well enjoy our special events. Cultural activities, fun festivals, lecture series, athletic events.... There's always something happening on our sugar-white shores, and there’s something for everyone. Here’s what’s up on the coast.
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Jan 21 - Mar 3
January 21 - March 3, 2017: The Holzhauer Gallery at Northwest Florida State College's Mattie Kelly Arts Center features a solo exhibition by photographer Walter Perrott, 2016 Best-in-Show Winner of the ADSO (Arts & Design Society) in Fort Walton Beach's annual juried exhibition.
Running concurrently in the McIlroy Gallery, the Art Galleries present a new Juried Fine Arts Exhibition which will feature top professional talent from throughout the southeastern USA. The new exhibition will premiere as part of the 20th Anniversary celebration of the Mattie Kelly Fine & Performing Arts Center.
A breathtaking tour through pre-historic Australia with an eye-popping collection of amazingly life-like, huge dinosaurs presented in a theatrical show to thrill audiences of all ages! Fun, unique and educational!
Tickets: $6 (10 AM – School Groups); $15 adult/$10 youth (6:30 PM – Evening Show)