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 14 @ 11:00 am – Jun 6 @ 5:00 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
The new exhibition STEM City Arts features art that considers Science, Technology, Engineering and/or Math as its subject matter or as central to its creation. STEM City Arts is open Tuesday through Saturday, 11:00am – 5:00pm, April 14 – June 6, 2015. The exhibition features works including that of local artists and leading national and[...]
May 3 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 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 2015 Stories to Life series on Sunday, May 3, 6 p.m. Abraham Lincoln: 150 Years Gone By takes place at the Coconino Center for the Arts. The performance showcases readings by and about the President featuring[...]
May 7 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
Runa is an up and coming band based in Philadelphia with members also from Ireland, Montreal, and Nashville. You may have seen them perform in July 2013 and 2014 at the Celtic Festival. They were also the teachers at the Grand Canyon Celtic Arts Academy those years. They won Top Group and Top Traditional Group[...]
May 9 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
Historians, musicians, and storytellers will celebrate Arizona’s unique cultural and natural landscapes in Flagstaff at the Coconino Center for the Arts on  May 9 at 2pm. “The Ballad of Arizona,” which is sponsored by the Arizona Historical Society and made possible by a grant from Arizona Humanities, is free and appropriate for all ages. The[...]
May 23 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm The Arboretum
Flagstaff Arts Council and The Arboretum at Flagstaff are pleased to present Tow’rs in concert at The Arboretum on Saturday, May 23, 2015. Doors open at 4:45 pm and the concert is from 5:30 – 7 pm with an intermission. Tow’rs is a band born out of Flagstaff, Arizona. They recently won the 2015 Viola Award[...]
Jun 6 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am Full Circle Trade & Thrift
The popularity of the Red Door Auction has grown significantly since its inception a little over a year ago. The Auctions are part of Full Circle Trade & Thrift, a non-profit thrift store that donates all of its net proceeds to local non-profit organizations in Flagstaff. At the June 6 Red Door Auction, proceeds support[...]
Jun 6 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm The Arboretum
  Flagstaff Arts Council and The Arboretum at Flagstaff are pleased to present Flor de Bee in concert at The Arboretum on June 6, 2015. Doors open at 4:45 pm and the concert is from 5:30 – 7 pm with an intermission. Flor de Bee is a spicy, whimsical duo of international proportions. Acoustic guitar, sassy vocals,[...]
Jun 13 @ 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 13, 2015. There is no cost to attend and register for a bidder number.[...]
Jun 19 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
Journey is a new exhibition at the Coconino Center for the Arts featuring the artwork of Sei Saito, an accomplished Japanese artist living in Flagstaff. Saito creates large scale acrylic paintings ranging in size as big as 8 feet tall. The opening reception for the new exhibition is set for Friday, June 19, 6-8pm. Saito[...]
Jun 23 @ 11:00 am – Aug 15 @ 5:00 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
Journey is a new exhibition at the Coconino Center for the Arts featuring the artwork of Sei Saito, an accomplished Japanese artist living in Flagstaff. Saito creates large scale acrylic paintings ranging in size as big as 8 feet tall. The opening reception for the new exhibition is set for Friday, June 19, 6-8pm. Saito[...]
Jun 27 @ 10:00 am – Jun 28 @ 6:00 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
The 14th annual Flagstaff Folk Festival proudly showcases the best in folk and acoustic music in Arizona and beyond. The fun, family friendly weekend event features well over 100 acts on five different stages, plus workshops, jams, and more. There are food and music vendors, too. Don’t miss Flagstaff’s ultimate folk music event! The festival[...]
Jul 5 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm The Arboretum
Flagstaff Arts Council and The Arboretum at Flagstaff are pleased to present Banditos in concert at The Arboretum on July 5, 2015. Doors open at 4:45 pm and the concert is from 5:30 – 7 pm with an intermission. Originally from Birmingham, AL, Banditos is a group of six operating out of Nashville. The Banditos’s self-titled[...]