The Mattie Kelly Arts Foundation (MKAF) has announced the 24th annual Sounds of the Season will be held at 7 p.m. Dec. 6 at Village Church, 101 Matthew Blvd. in Destin. Presenting churches include Destin Life Church (formerly Destin Assembly of God), Destin United Methodist Church, and Village Church.


The Mattie Kelly Community Chorus welcomes anyone from the community to join in this annual tradition of spectacular music and celebration of the Christmas season. To participate, attend one of the following rehearsal schedules on Wednesday evenings beginning in October:


Destin United Methodist Church in the Choir Room at 6:30 p.m. or Village Church in Choir Room at 7 p.m. A group rehearsal will be held from 9-11 a.m. Nov. 16 at Village Church. A final, full rehearsal will be held at 6:30 p.m. Dec. 5 at Village Church.


“In the aftermath of Hurricane Michael last year, the overwhelming amount of toy donations were distributed among the presenting churches to support Angel Tree projects and other outreach ministries to children and families in Panama City and the surrounding devastated areas,” said MKAF CEO Marcia Hull.