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 13 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
Flagstaff Arts Council is pleased to partner with the Northern Arizona Book Festival to present a reading and book signing on Thursday, October 13, 2016. The event will take place at the Coconino Center for the Arts at 7:00 p.m.  Doors open at 6:30 p.m. The event features a spectacular lineup of writers including Diana[...]
Oct 14 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
Opening in the new Hidden Light Gallery in the Coconino Center for the Arts, A Wild Beauty celebrates the character, beauty, and history of the land and people of Coconino County for its 125th Anniversary of its establishment. Founded in 1891, Coconino County is spread over 18,661 square miles, making it the second largest county[...]
Oct 15 @ 9:00 am – 12:30 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
The Arts Council is pleased to present this opportunity for new and experienced artists to explore the medium of watercolor with accomplished artist and educator, C. Tanner Jensen. This workshop will introduce participants to the basics of watercolor painting. Through Introduction to Watercolor, participants will learn about the materials for watercolor and how to choose[...]
Oct 15 @ 11:00 am – Dec 17 @ 5:00 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
Open Tuesdays through Saturdays, 11am-5pm. Open in the new Hidden Light Gallery in the Coconino Center for the Arts, A Wild Beauty celebrates the character, beauty, and history of the land and people of Coconino County for its 125th Anniversary of its establishment. Founded in 1891, Coconino County is spread over 18,661 square miles, making[...]
Oct 17 @ 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[...]
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[...]
Oct 28 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
Come to Flagstaff Sings first concert, and see what the fuss is all about. It will be at the Coconino Center for the Arts, a wonderful space for a choral concert with its amphitheater seating. We are here to offer a new choral experience in Flagstaff, by singing exciting literature with a live band. We[...]
Oct 30 @ 4:00 pm – 5:15 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
In collaboration with the Flagstaff Arts Council, The Flagstaff City-Coconino County Public Library proudly presents the 9th annual Halloween program at the Coconino Center for Arts on Sunday October 30th at 4pm.  “Stranger Things Have Happened” takes place at the Coconino Center for the Arts and admission is free. Spoken word artists will perform scary[...]
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[...]
Nov 4 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm Downtown Flagstaff, many venues
View the Interactive Online ArtWalk Map > First Friday ArtWalk is one of Northern Arizona’s premier arts events. Each first Friday of the month, art galleries and businesses in historic Downtown Flagstaff open their doors from 4-8pm with special art exhibitions, performances, live music, treats and much much more. Many downtown hot spots remain open[...]
Nov 11 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
At this special Members’ Preview Reception, Arts Council members receive 10% off purchases of art in the It’s Elemental and Foundations exhibitions. Members, exhibiting artists, and their guests are welcome to attend the reception. There will be live music, hors d’ouevres, and a cash bar. You can become a member here. The popular fine craft[...]
Nov 12 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
All are welcome to attend the The Public Opening Reception on Saturday, November 12, 6-8 p.m. This year there will be a special giveaway at the reception, all attendees will be entered into a raffle to win a gift certificate for $160 towards artwork in the show! The raffle will take place at 7:30pm, you must be resent to[...]