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

Oct 24 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
This fall, the Flagstaff Arts Council will host open sessions for artists to draw from a live model. The sessions will be held in the gallery at the Coconino Center for the Arts on Monday evenings, 6-9pm, for six weeks from September 19 through October 24, 2016. The six-week series is for those artists who[...]
Nov 1 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
Join the Arizona Commission on the Arts and Flagstaff Arts Council to learn more about Creative Aging, an exciting national movement to advance understanding of the vital relationship between creative expression and healthy aging. Guest artist Elizabeth Johnson will provide an interactive exploration of the different approaches used across the continuum of care, and the[...]
Jan 18 @ 6:00 pm – Mar 1 @ 9:00 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
Flagstaff Arts Council is pleased to present Intermediate Improvisational Comedy with Garrison Garcia, taking place in weekly Wednesday sessions from January 18th to March 1st, 2017. The workshop will be held at the Coconino Center for the Arts, at 6:00- 9:00 p.m each Wednesday, with the culminating student performance held on March 1st, at 7:00[...]
Jan 23 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
This winter, the Flagstaff Arts Council will host a figure drawing workshop taught by Shawn Skabelund. The sessions will be held in the gallery at the Coconino Center for the Arts on Monday evenings, 6-9pm, for six weeks from January 30 – March 6. This is an opportunity to study figure drawing with personal instruction from[...]
Jan 25 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
In preparation for its Fiscal Year 2018 grant deadlines for the Community Investment and Festival Grant programs, the the Arizona Commission on the Arts is offering information sessions online and around the state during the month of January, 2017. These sessions will be suitable for both new and returning applicants and will cover the application[...]
Jan 30 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
This winter, the Flagstaff Arts Council will host a figure drawing workshop taught by Shawn Skabelund. The sessions will be held in the gallery at the Coconino Center for the Arts on Monday evenings, 6-9pm, for six weeks from January 30 – March 6. This is an opportunity to study figure drawing with personal instruction from[...]
Feb 6 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
This winter, the Flagstaff Arts Council will host a figure drawing workshop taught by Shawn Skabelund. The sessions will be held in the gallery at the Coconino Center for the Arts on Monday evenings, 6-9pm, for six weeks from January 30 – March 6. This is an opportunity to study figure drawing with personal instruction from[...]
Feb 13 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
This winter, the Flagstaff Arts Council will host a figure drawing workshop taught by Shawn Skabelund. The sessions will be held in the gallery at the Coconino Center for the Arts on Monday evenings, 6-9pm, for six weeks from January 30 – March 6. This is an opportunity to study figure drawing with personal instruction from[...]
Feb 16 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
The Flagstaff Arts Council has announced grant opportunities for non-profit arts, culture and/or science organizations for the coming fiscal year. Grant funds come from the City of Flagstaff’s Bed, Board and Beverage (BBB) tax revenues – 7.5% is allocated to arts and science programming that benefits residents of and visitors to Flagstaff. The Arts Council[...]
Feb 20 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
This winter, the Flagstaff Arts Council will host a figure drawing workshop taught by Shawn Skabelund. The sessions will be held in the gallery at the Coconino Center for the Arts on Monday evenings, 6-9pm, for six weeks from January 30 – March 6. This is an opportunity to study figure drawing with personal instruction from[...]
Mar 13 @ 9:00 am – Mar 17 @ 1:00 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
Flagstaff Arts Council and Flagstaff Aerial Arts are pleased to announce The Spring Break Circus Camp taking place March 13- March 17, 2017. The camp will be held at the Coconino Center for the Arts from 9:00 a.m.- 1:00 p.m. daily with a culminating performance on Friday, March 17. The Spring Break Circus Camp is[...]
Mar 27 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
The Flagstaff Arts Council will host open sessions for artists to draw from a live model. The sessions will be held in the gallery at the Coconino Center for the Arts on Monday evenings, 6-9pm, for eight weeks from March 27 through May 15, 2017. The eight-week series is for those artists who would like to practice[...]