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

Feb 12 @ 6:00 pm – Mar 18 @ 9:00 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
Flagstaff Arts Council is pleased to present another 6-week series of Long- Form Improvisational Comedy Workshops with Garrison Garcia Dates: Wednesday’s February 12- March 18, 2020 *Student Showcase on March 19, 2020 Pricing: $200 / Members receive 10% off! Join Flagstaff Arts Council for a 6 week Long- Form Improv Workshop with Garrison Garcia in 2020![...]
Mar 10 @ 12:00 pm – 1:15 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
Art and Science Grant General Operating Support and Innovative Capacity Building Project grants for the grant cycle of 7/1/20 thru 6/30/21 are OPEN now. Application Deadline is March 30th 2020 The Flagstaff Arts Council Art & Science grants are funded through the City of Flagstaff BBB tax funds.  This grant cycle has a new refreshed[...]
Mar 11 @ 7:30 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
Flagstaff Arts Council presents Jeffrey Foucault In two decades on the road Jeffrey Foucault has become one of the most distinctive voices in American music, refining a sound instantly recognizable for its simplicity and emotional power, a decidedly Midwestern amalgam of blues, country, rock’n’roll, and folk. He’s built a brick-and-mortar international touring career on multiple[...]
Mar 13 @ 7:00 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
Flagstaff Shakespeare Festival presents “Sam Shepard’s most personal American drama,” set in the gritty American West. The story alternates between two families after severe spousal abuse alters all their lives, culminating in a collision at an isolated cabin. “By turns aching and hilarious — and always as lyrical as its accompanying [live] country music.” Dates:[...]
Mar 14 @ 2:00 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
Flagstaff Shakespeare Festival presents “Sam Shepard’s most personal American drama,” set in the gritty American West. The story alternates between two families after severe spousal abuse alters all their lives, culminating in a collision at an isolated cabin. “By turns aching and hilarious — and always as lyrical as its accompanying [live] country music.” Dates:[...]
Mar 14 @ 7:00 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
Flagstaff Shakespeare Festival presents “Sam Shepard’s most personal American drama,” set in the gritty American West. The story alternates between two families after severe spousal abuse alters all their lives, culminating in a collision at an isolated cabin. “By turns aching and hilarious — and always as lyrical as its accompanying [live] country music.” Dates:[...]
Mar 15 @ 7:30 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
Living Traditions Presentations Presents Socks in the Frying Pan After taking America by storm on their first U.S. tour, the 2014 ‘Irish Music Association’ ‘Best New Band’ Socks in the Frying Pan are announcing dates for an Irish tour to coincide with the release of their eagerly awaited second album- ‘The Return of the Giant[...]
Mar 28 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
Flagstaff Arts Council is pleased to present a three week Writing Workshop with James Jay and Stacy Murison Dates: March 28, April 4 & 11 2020 Pricing: $175 / Members receive 10% off It’s time to keep your New Year’s Resolution to write more! James Jay and Stacy Murison have created a series of classes[...]
Apr 5 @ 7:30 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
Flagstaff Arts Council presents Slaid Cleaves & Robbie Fulks Slaid Cleaves The music of Austin-based singer/songwriter and guitarist Slaid Cleaves is rootedin country and traditional folk songs, but it is unusual enough to have held interest in a sea of singer/songwriters across the 1990s, 2000s, and 2010s. While he released a handful of recordings during the[...]
May 5 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
Open Figure Drawing Sessions with moderator Frederica Hall Tuesday evenings, 6-9pm, May 5 – May 26, 2020 The Flagstaff Arts Council will host open sessions for artists to draw from a live model in the main gallery at the Coconino Center for the Arts. The four-week series is for those artists who would like to[...]
May 12 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
Open Figure Drawing Sessions with moderator Frederica Hall Tuesday evenings, 6-9pm, May 5 – May 26, 2020 The Flagstaff Arts Council will host open sessions for artists to draw from a live model in the main gallery at the Coconino Center for the Arts. The four-week series is for those artists who would like to[...]
May 16 @ 7:00 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
Flagstaff Shakespeare Festival presents “Sam Shepard’s most personal American drama,” set in the gritty American West. The story alternates between two families after severe spousal abuse alters all their lives, culminating in a collision at an isolated cabin. “By turns aching and hilarious — and always as lyrical as its accompanying [live] country music.” Dates:[...]