The summer season in Flagstaff features a bevy of great cultural events: festivals, free outdoor performances, parades, art fairs, and so much more. We’ve got them all for you in one easy-to-use website: Flagstaff365.com.
Flagstaff365 serves as Flagstaff’s go-to site for what’s happening in town. If you want to see the full season of NAU College of Arts & Letters’ upcoming film series, we’ve got that. If you want to hear about under-the-radar theatrical performances in town, we’ve got that. If you want to find out if Movies on the Square is showing Zootopia this season, we’ve got that. And it’s not limited to just the arts. We’ve got the coming season of NAU football, science events at Lowell Observatory, happenings at Riordan Mansion State Park, and so much more.
Here are a few great upcoming events from Flagstaff365.
Merveilles Gathering – The 2nd annual African Arts Gathering features five days of drum, dance, and song instruction by master drummers and dancers from DR Congo, Guinea, Ghana, Zimbabwe. Participants will experience a fully immersive gathering, with access to traditional African foods, art, and clothing, complete with daily cultural dialogue exchange classes, essentially living in an African village setting.
Cinder Mountain Hare Scrambles – Two days of racing on a 10-12 mile loop near Flagstaff! Races will feature Bikes, Quads, UTVS, Trucks and Buggies. There will also have smaller courses for Minis and PeeWees.
Flagstaff Star Party – This amazing event showcases Flagstaff’s world–renowned dark starry skies. Up to 30 telescopes hosted by amateur and professional astronomers from the Flagstaff area will be available for visitors to view the many wonders of the night sky, with popular-level astronomy talks and guided tours of Flagstaff’s wonderful sunsets and night skies.
Shakespeare Festival – The Flagstaff Shakespeare Festival joins us for our second year together for two special events! Join us as our gardens become fairyland with A Midsummer Night’s Dream in July, and then an exclusive performance of Romeo and Juliet in a special arrangement for eight actors, performed previously only at The Globe in London in October!