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

May 18 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
Join us for Happy Hour at the Arts Center! Featuring the new art exhibition Emergence, currently on view in the Hidden Light gallery, Michael Pierre Price’s MAPS: Enigmatic Landscapes in the Jewel Gallery, and Echoes of Loss in the Main Gallery. Happy Hour will be 4-6pm. There will be an Artist Talk by Michael Pierre Price[...]
May 19 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
The Arts Council is pleased to present the Financial Literacy for Non-Profits workshop, as part of the ArtBox Institute. Financial literacy made easy for non-profits! In this half-day workshop, Flagstaff CPA LuAnn Roberts will help participants understand non-profit accounting. Learn how to create reliable data and generate strong reports for your Board, for grant applications,[...]
May 20 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
Greenhouse Productions and Flagstaff Arts Council are pleased to present Horse Feathers in Concert at the Coconino Center for the Arts on Sunday, May 20, 2018. Doors open at 6:30pm and the concert begins at 7:30pm. Touring on their seventh record, frontman Jason Ringle, enlisted the help of his friends a few years to bring[...]
May 26 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
Flagstaff based artist Tanner C. Jensen will lead the Introduction to Bookmaking workshop Saturday, May 21st from 9am-12pm at the Coconino Center for the Arts. In this half day workshop participants have the opportunity to create two books, an Accordion book and a Japanese Stab book.  Attendees will be introduced to the materials, tools, and[...]
Jun 8 @ 5:30 pm – 10:00 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
Learn Astrophotography with local photographer Abe Snider. Begin at the Coconino Center for the Arts with a presentation on best practices for night shooting. We will discuss a range of topics including how to find a dark sky area and preparing for the shot, an overview of camera and lens settings, how to focus a lens in[...]
Jun 9 @ 9:00 am – 6:00 pm Museum of Northern Arizona
Over 300 original Navajo weavings are on the auction block in this fun, fast-paced event. Learn about Navajo weavings, meet the weavers and enjoy Navajo tacos and frybread. This event is held at the Museum of Northern Arizona on Saturday, June 9, 2018. There is no cost to attend and register for a bidder number.[...]
Jun 11 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
The Flagstaff Arts Council is hosting open sessions for artists to draw from a live model in the main gallery at the Coconino Center for the Arts. This opportunity is for those artists who would like to practice drawing or other art working from a live model but do not wish to have instruction. Please[...]
Jun 18 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
The Flagstaff Arts Council is hosting open sessions for artists to draw from a live model in the main gallery at the Coconino Center for the Arts. This opportunity is for those artists who would like to practice drawing or other art working from a live model but do not wish to have instruction. Please[...]
Jun 22 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
Legacy: Don Bendel will feature selected works of ceramic art by Dr. Don Bendel, a long-time Flagstaff artist, educator and leader. The exhibition in the Main Gallery at the Coconino Center for the Arts in Flagstaff, Arizona, will open with a reception Friday, June 22, 2018, and remain open through August 25, 2018. The reception will[...]
Jun 25 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
The Flagstaff Arts Council is hosting open sessions for artists to draw from a live model in the main gallery at the Coconino Center for the Arts. This opportunity is for those artists who would like to practice drawing or other art working from a live model but do not wish to have instruction. Please[...]
Jun 26 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
The Flagstaff Arts Council will host a six-week figure drawing workshop with local artist Michael Hagelberg. This 101 series is a great opportunity for students to draw from a live model in the main gallery at the Coconino Center for the Arts. [button link=”https://flagartscouncil.org/2018/04/figure-drawing-101-form/” color=”default” size=”” stretch=”” type=”” shape=”” target=”_self” title=”” gradient_colors=”|” gradient_hover_colors=”|” accent_color=”” accent_hover_color=””[...]
Jun 30 @ 9:00 am – 6:00 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
The Flagstaff Folk Festival takes place at the Coconino Center for the Arts and Arizona Historical Society Pioneer Museum, and proudly showcases the best in folk and acoustic music in Arizona and beyond. We feature well over 100 acts on five stages, workshops, jams, and more. The festival is produced by The Flagstaff Friends of Traditional[...]