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

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 26 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
The reception takes place on Thursday, January 26, 2017 from 6 pm- 8 pm, and is free and open to the public. David Christiana’s exhibit is a series of egg tempera paintings, all on 16” x 20” panels, titled “Ecstasies and Homilies.”  Though each piece carries a title referencing ecstatic events, holy days or rituals[...]
Feb 2 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
Living Traditions Presentations and the Flagstaff Arts Council present Daimh in concert with Ellen MacDonald on Thursday, February 2, 2017 at 7:00 p.m.  The concert will be held at the Coconino Center for the Arts.  Doors open at 6:30 p.m. Daimh is known as a Gaelic supergroup and as un-challenged champions of straight in the[...]
Feb 4 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
Greenhouse Productions and Flagstaff Arts Council are pleased to present George Winston in concert. The show will take place at the Coconino Center for the Arts on Saturday, February 4, 2017. Doors open at 6:30 pm and the show begins at 7:30 pm. George Winston is an American solo pianist hailing from Montana. He began[...]
Feb 10 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
The Flagstaff Arts Council is excited to present the 2017 Viola Awards Nominee Showcase Friday, February 10th at the Coconino Center for the Arts. The evening will feature live music, storytelling, visual art, theater, dance and showcase the nominees of the 2017 Viola Awards. Join us in honoring them! The winners will be announced at the[...]
Feb 14 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
Flagstaff Arts Council is pleased to present the 10th annual Valentine’s Day concert with Dave McGraw and Mandy Fer. The show will take place at the Coconino Center for the Arts on Tuesday, February 14, 2017. There will be a wine and chocolate tasting beginning at 6:30pm and the show begins at 7:30 pm. Pacific[...]
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 24 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
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.[...]
Mar 1 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
The Flagstaff Arts Council and Garrison Garcia are pleased to present an evening of Improv Comedy Performances!  On Wednesday, March 1 at 7pm, the class of the Intermediate Improvisational Comedy Workshop Series will be featured for their comedic talents in a Graduation Showcase.  Watch as your suggestions are transformed into comedy gold in front of your very eyes. [...]
Mar 3 @ 6:40 pm – 8:30 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
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, Poet Khara House, and premiering a new piece from local composer Owen Davis. Flagstaff Sings! is here to offer a new choral experience in Flagstaff, by singing exciting literature with a[...]
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 24 @ 6:30 pm – 9:15 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
Flagstaff Arts Council is pleased to present the Jon Stickley Trio in concert. The show will take place at the Coconino Center for the Arts on Friday, March 24, 2017. Doors open at 6:30pm and the concert begins at 7:30pm. The Trio has been making waves with the independent and fan-funded release of their 2nd[...]