The Arts Council presents a variety of events throughout the year, at the Coconino Center for the Arts and in other venues around Flagstaff. At the Center, you’ll experience art exhibitions, compelling concerts, and more. Around Flagstaff, we host performances on downtown Flagstaff’s Heritage Square, concerts in the idyllic setting at the Arboretum at Flagstaff, and Navajo Rug Auctions at the Museum of Northern Arizona.

Upcoming Events

Viola Advanced Ticket Price Deadline!
Feb 20 @ 5:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Purchase your tickets to the 2017 Viola Awards no later than Monday, February 20! Ticket prices go up on Feb. 21 to $90. Link to purchase below, or you can call us at 928.779.2300.

2017 Gala Info>
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Ticket Sales

  • Purchase a table
    Benefits of a table sponsorship include seating closer to the stage, a listing in the program, listing on email promotions, and a logo/link on the Viola website.
  • Purchase a ticket
    Individual tickets are also on sale now. Tickets must be purchased in advance – there will be no sales at the door the night of the event.
Purchase Here
Youth Art – Opening Reception 2017 @ Coconino Center for the Arts
Feb 24 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm

The Youth Art Exhibition, in the Main Gallery at the Coconino Center for the Arts, features artwork by K-12 students from all schools in the Flagstaff area. Paintings, drawings, photography, ceramics, and much more, with over 350 works of art!

Who will be Flagstaff’s next premier artist? Find out at the 2017 Youth Art Exhibition. Some of Flagstaff’s most renowned artists showed their first artwork in the Youth Art Exhibition, including Sky Black and Bahe Whitethorne, Jr.

Schedule of Events

Opening Reception w/Performances:
Friday, February 24, 2017, 4-7pm

Exhibition is Open:
February 25 – March 25, 2017


The main sponsors of the Youth Art Exhibition are:


Youth Art is also generously supported by:



Flagstaff Sings! @ Coconino Center for the Arts
Mar 3 @ 6:40 pm – 8:30 pm

 Come out and shake off the icicles of Winter at our concert, we will be singing music from around the globe, featuring local guest musicians, and premiering a new piece from local composer Owen Davis.
We are here to offer a new choral experience in Flagstaff, by singing exciting literature with a live band. We sing a wide range of musical styles, from a cappella to Gospel, Jazz to Rock, with almost anything in between. Our goal is serious fun.

Tickets $5 pre-sale, $7 at the door