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Tacos & Tequila Night supports arts, education

Staff Writer
The Destin Log

Join the Mattie Kelly Arts Foundation at 5:30 p.m. Aug. 27 at the newly opened Rockin Tacos Grill & Tequila Bar at The Boardwalk on Okaloosa Island. Restaurateur John Perry will host this fundraising event to support arts and education in a fun, casual Gulf front dining atmosphere. 

Executive Chef Sixto Martinez is preparing multiple culinary stations featuring authentic Mexican cuisine of fresh and local ingredients for one-of-a-kind dishes.  Premier Beverage will host a Tequila tasting, including interesting historical facts about its myths and popularity in today’s culture. The evening will include Latin, Salsa and mariachi music from the Rockin Tacos DJ to compliment this Mexican-themed fundraising event.

Patrons will have a chance to enter a charity raffle where everyone has an opportunity to win fabulous baskets and prizes. Tickets are $50 per person or $40 for MKAF members. 

Purchase tickets at www.MattieKellyArtsFoundation.org.  All proceeds will benefit the Mattie Kelly Arts Foundation’s mission in bringing cultural experiences and education programs to children and families in Northwest Florida.