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 17 @ 11:00 am – Feb 11 @ 5:00 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
The Flagstaff Arts Council is pleased to present the 10×10 Exhibition & Sale. 10×10 features 100 artists working within a small size for new, original works of art. The 10×10 Exhibition & Sale is a fund raiser to support the Coconino Center for the Arts. In past years, the exhibition has featured well-known artists such[...]
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[...]
Feb 3 @ 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[...]
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 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 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 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 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 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> 2017 Official Nominees>  Ticket Sales Purchase a table Benefits of a table sponsorship include seating closer to the stage, a listing[...]
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[...]
Feb 24 @ 9:00 am – Mar 4 @ 8:30 pm online
Artists, local businesses, and the community of Flagstaff have generously donated dozens of exciting items and experiences to the silent auction to benefit the Flagstaff Arts Council. The auction is open to anyone who wants to participate, as it is hosted online. The items in the auction will be featured at the Viola Awards Gala,[...]