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 18 @ 5:30 pm – Feb 22 @ 8:00 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
WORKSHOP IS SOLD OUT. —– Message: February 1, 2016 Due to last night’s winter storm, and the forecast of more snow for this afternoon, we are cancelling tonight’s Painting Workshop class at the Coconino Center for the Arts. A make-up class will be scheduled at the end of the series so that six classes will[...]
Feb 7 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
In collaboration with the Flagstaff Arts Council, The Flagstaff City-Coconino County Public Library proudly presents an event in the Spring 2016 Stories to Life series on Sunday, February 7, 4:00 p.m. This Land is Your Land:  America’s National Parks takes place at the Coconino Center for the Arts. This Land is Your Land:  America’s National[...]
Feb 14 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
Flagstaff Arts Council is pleased to present the 9th annual Valentine’s Day Concert with Gipsy Moon. The show will take place at the Coconino Center for the Arts on Sunday, February 14, 2016. There will be a chocolate and wine tasting beginning at 6:30 pm, and the concert will begin at 7:30 pm. Wine Tasting[...]
Feb 23 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
Flagstaff Arts Council is dedicated to providing opportunities in the arts, sciences and culture. Arts Council serves as the granting agency for City of Flagstaff funds including the Bed, Board, and Beverage tax funds allocated to support local arts, science, and cultural organizations and their projects. Arts Council invites non-profit organizations to submit proposals for[...]
Feb 25 @ 6:00 am – Mar 5 @ 8:45 pm Online - Bid Now!
At the 8th Annual Viola Awards Gala on Saturday, March 5, 2016, the Arts Council will again host a silent auction to support the event and programming throughout the year. This year, we are featuring a new element of the auction: you can bid in advance of the Gala, online (even if you aren’t attending),[...]
Feb 26 @ 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. For this Celebration, there will be performances by local students including live music, choral groups, dance, and theater. The Celebration is[...]
Feb 27 @ 11:00 am – Apr 2 @ 5:00 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. OPEN: Tuesdays through Saturdays, 11am-5pm February 17 – April 2, 2016 See the Future of Art Over 350 works of art[...]
Feb 27 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
Greenhouse Productions and the Flagstaff Arts Council are pleased to present Greg Brown in concert at the Coconino Center for the Arts on Saturday, February 27, 2016. Doors open at 6:30pm and the concert begins at 7:30pm. Greg Brown is a well renowned folk musician hailing from the Hacklebarney section of Iowa. His songwriting is[...]
Mar 1 @ 6:00 pm – Apr 12 @ 8:00 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
Flagstaff Arts Council is pleased to present another series of Improvisational Comedy Workshops with Garrison Garcia, taking place in weekly sessions on Tuesdays between March 1 and April 5, 2016. The workshop will be held at the Coconino Center for the Arts, at 6:00 – 8:00 p.m each Tuesday, culminating with a performance on Tuesday, April 12, at[...]
Mar 5 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm High Country Conference Center
The 8th Annual Viola Awards Gala is set for Saturday, March 5, 2016, at the High Country Conference Center in Flagstaff, Arizona. The Viola Awards celebrate excellence in the arts and sciences by recognizing local artists, performers, musicians, writers, educators and leaders for their contributions to the field. Three categories specifically recognize works of art[...]
Mar 7 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am Coconino Center for the Arts
Join us to learn the results of a new statewide study of the economic impact of the nonprofit sector. This report, Arizona Nonprofits: Economic Power, Positive Impact, sheds a new light on Arizona’s nonprofit sector. Gone are the days of viewing nonprofits as simple charities operating on shoestring budgets, heavily reliant on volunteers and donations[...]
Mar 10 @ 9:00 am – 10:30 am Coconino Center for the Arts
Flagstaff Arts Council is dedicated to providing opportunities in the arts, sciences and culture. Arts Council serves as the granting agency for City of Flagstaff funds including the Bed, Board, and Beverage tax funds allocated to support local arts, science, and cultural organizations and their projects. Arts Council invites non-profit organizations to submit proposals for[...]