Event Sponsors

The Okaloosa Arts Alliance (OAA) of Okaloosa County is a local arts agency that strengthens the county by supporting the arts through advocacy, education, and marketing and promotion. 

Okaloosa Arts Alliance and DJ Zoran, in collaboration with the Hope & Restoration Tour, are thrilled to announce "Okaloosa County's Got Talent" (OGT), an exciting opportunity for artists across Okaloosa County to showcase their talents. This dynamic event, featuring one more open mic night qualifiers hosted by DJ Zoran, will take place on March 3, 2024, from 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm at The Sound Cafe + Enlightened Studios. 

Artists interested in participating can pre-register by emailing zoranzakary@gmail.com with the name of the band/artist, cell phone number, and email. This inclusive event is free and open to the public, fostering a vibrant celebration of artistic expression. Enlightened Studios, the venue for the qualifiers, is located at 142 Miracle Strip Parkway SE, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548. 

The qualifying rounds will feature performances from K-12 artists from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm, followed by 18+ performances from 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm. All types of performing artists are welcome, including solo acts, duos, trios, bands, dance troupes, theater groups, vocalists, and poets. The event is plug-and-play, allowing artists to bring their instruments and recorded music if applicable. Art supporters are encouraged to attend and revel in the diverse artistic talents on display. 

The panel of judges will determine the qualifiers who will advance to the final "Okaloosa's Got Talent" event on Sunday, April 7, 2024, hosted by the Okaloosa Arts Alliance. Winners will not only gain recognition for their talent but will also receive cash and prizes. 

For those with questions or seeking more information email Zoran at zoranzakary@gmail.com or Amy at amybaty1@gmail.com. 

Don't miss this chance to be part of the artistic showcase that is Okaloosa County's Got Talent!