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

Jun 4 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm The Arboretum
Flagstaff Arts Council and The Arboretum at Flagstaff are pleased to present Mariachi Mexico Antiguo in concert at The Arboretum on June 4, 2016. Doors open at 4:45 pm and the concert is from 5:30 – 7 pm with an intermission. A group celebrated for its vibrant sound, traditional core, and restored focus on the antique traditions[...]
Jun 9 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
The Flagstaff Arts Council has partnered with Art 35º North to bring Northern Arizona an unprecedented exhibition of artists from the Colorado Plateau. The exhibition, A New Latitude, will feature artwork by regional artists, and serve as a preview of the Art 35º North studio tour set for June 2016. The diverse exhibition will feature[...]
Jun 11 @ 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 11, 2016. There is no cost to attend and register for a bidder number.[...]
Jun 11 @ 10:00 am – Jun 12 @ 5:00 pm Coconino Center For the Arts
June 11 & 12 • 10am – 5pm In this two-day workshop, novice printmakers will design, cut and print an original, unique woodblock or linoleum block print in an edition of 5-10. All students will leave with an edition of their own one-color print. No experience is necessary to participate and learn in this exciting[...]
Jun 18 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
The 15th 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[...]
Jun 19 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
The 15th 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[...]
Jun 25 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm Coconino Center for the Arts, various locations
Enjoy a weekend of fine art & demonstrations in this self-guided tour of Northern Arizona art studios. There are 24 locations featuring over 50 artists in the Flagstaff Art Tour. Please click on the following studios for location and artist details. (This information coincides with the printed brochure map, which will be distributed and available at the Coconino Center[...]
Jun 26 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm Coconino Center for the Arts, various locations
Enjoy a weekend of fine art & demonstrations in this self-guided tour of Northern Arizona art studios. There are 24 locations featuring over 50 artists in the Flagstaff Art Tour. Please click on the following studios for location and artist details. (This information coincides with the printed brochure map, which will be distributed and available at the Coconino Center[...]
Jul 1 @ 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm Downtown Flagstaff, many venues
View the Interactive Online ArtWalk Map > First Friday ArtWalk is one of Northern Arizona’s premier arts events. Each first Friday of the month, art galleries and businesses in historic Downtown Flagstaff open their doors from 4-8pm with special art exhibitions, performances, live music, treats and much much more. Many downtown hot spots remain open[...]
Jul 2 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm The Arboretum
Flagstaff Arts Council and The Arboretum at Flagstaff are pleased to present Jessica Fichot in concert at The Arboretum on July 2, 2016. Doors open at 4:45 pm and the concert is from 5:30 – 7 pm with an intermission. Los Angeles-based chanteuse/songwriter Jessica Fichot is a lot like her hometown of Paris: French at[...]
Jul 9 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm Coconino Center for The Arts
July 9th • 9am–12pm This workshop is SOLD OUT. We have added a second workshop on July 23 > Surface design is one of the most universal art forms. The patterns or colors on clothing, quilts, linens, wall art, or any other textile are examples of surface design. In this process-oriented workshop, Sharon Richards will[...]
Jul 9 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm Coconino Center for The Arts
July 9 • 2–3pm The Zentangle Method is an easy-to-learn, relaxing, and fun way to create beautiful images by drawing repeated patterns. It’s also a meditative drawing technique that has many benefits. It increases focus and creativity and provides artistic satisfaction along with an increased sense of personal well-being. With this method, anyone can create[...]