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

Apr 15 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
The Flagstaff Arts Council presents a weekly Figure Drawing Workshop led by Shawn Skabelund beginning Monday, March 11, 2019! This Intermediate level workshop consists of 7 three-hour sessions drawing from a live model. The sessions will be held in the gallery at the Coconino Center for the Arts on Monday evenings, 6-9pm Nothing can be[...]
Apr 20 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
Travel Memories in Watercolor workshop with Pieter Schaafsma, Saturday April 20, 2019. One of the most rewarding ways of recording your travel memories is through the use of a small sketchbook, a pencil and watercolor kit.  Join watercolor artist Pieter Schaafsma who will teach simple techniques to organize a travel sketchbook, basic tools and how to use[...]
Apr 20 @ 7:00 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
Flagstaff Arts Council, Vision Quest Entertainment and Dark Skies Coalition are pleased to present Lisa Downing and Liz Story in concert at Coconino Center for the Arts on Saturday, April 20th, 2019. Doors open at 6:30 PM and the show begins at 7:00 PM. Liz and Lisa have been performing together for nearly a decade,[...]
Apr 21 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
  Open Figure Drawing sessions with moderator, Shawn Skabelund March 17- May 5, 2019 Sunday afternoons, 3 hours. 3-6p for 8 weeks 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 eight-week series is for those[...]
Apr 22 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
The Flagstaff Arts Council presents a weekly Figure Drawing Workshop led by Shawn Skabelund beginning Monday, March 11, 2019! This Intermediate level workshop consists of 7 three-hour sessions drawing from a live model. The sessions will be held in the gallery at the Coconino Center for the Arts on Monday evenings, 6-9pm Nothing can be[...]
Apr 28 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
  Open Figure Drawing sessions with moderator, Shawn Skabelund March 17- May 5, 2019 Sunday afternoons, 3 hours. 3-6p for 8 weeks 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 eight-week series is for those[...]
May 3 @ 7:30 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
Flagstaff Arts Council is pleased to present Stillhouse Junkies at Coconino Center for the Arts on Friday, May 3rd, 2019. Doors open at 6:30 pm and the show begins at 7:30 pm. Stillhouse Junkies bring together a mixture of blues, funk, swing, and bluegrass to create a delirious and unique sound. Instruments are shared as[...]
May 4 @ 7:30 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
Flagstaff Arts Council is pleased to present “Interference Series: 8×8” at Coconino Center for the Arts on Saturday, May 4th, 2019. Doors open at 7 PM and the show begins at 7:30 PM. The third annual 8×8 silent film and experimental music micro-festival features 8 filmmakers and 8 soloists or ensembles coming together to create[...]
May 5 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
  Open Figure Drawing sessions with moderator, Shawn Skabelund March 17- May 5, 2019 Sunday afternoons, 3 hours. 3-6p for 8 weeks 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 eight-week series is for those[...]
May 10 @ 7:30 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
Flagstaff Arts Council and Human Nature Dance Theater are pleased to present “River of Stars Show” in concert at Coconino Center for the Arts on Friday, May 10th, 2019. Doors open at 7:00 PM and the show beings at 7:30 PM. This performance is part of the 2019 Celebration of the Night. Flagstaff continues to[...]
May 11 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
Learn to embroider your jeans, your knitting, and anything else you’d like to stitch on! We’ll explore crewel and sashiko styles in this workshop focused on free-form embroidery with thread and wool yarn. Sample different techniques and materials, and learn tips for planning and transferring designs. Come prepared to experiment, have fun, and begin to[...]
May 18 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
Seeking Sponsorships for Non-Profits with  Jenean (Merk) Perelstein May 18, 2019 The Flagstaff Arts Council presents a new workshop on Seeking Sponsorships for Non-Profits with local leadership guru, Jenean (Merk) Perelstein. Jenean knows how to help get out of your own way and take the necessary steps to attaining financial success for your non-profit business.[...]