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

Jul 16 @ 9:00 am – Jul 27 @ 1:00 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
FunTown Summer Circus Camp for Kids is a fun, funky, creative and energetic summer program in Flagstaff! Children and youth (ages 6-14) of all types and ability levels will be encouraged to achieve their highest potential through learning circus skills such as stilt walking, acro balance, tumbling, clowning, aerial dance and trapeze, juggling and more![...]
Jul 30 @ 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[...]
Aug 6 @ 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[...]
Aug 13 @ 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[...]
Aug 18 @ 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[...]
Aug 20 @ 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[...]
Aug 27 @ 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[...]
Sep 1 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
Sarah Walder of the Arizona Project presents a concert for cello and cello with loop station, Saturday September 1, at 7:30 p.m., at the Coconino Center for the Arts in Flagstaff. Tickets will be $14 for adults, $7 for children aged 6-16, free for children 5 and under. Doors open at 7 p.m. Sarah will[...]
Sep 2 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
Let the River Speak! The Paleoflood Hydrology of the Colorado River Canyons Dr. Vic Baker, Regents’ Professor of Hydrology and Atmospheric Sciences, Geosciences, and Planetary Sciences, University of Arizona, will present his latest findings on Colorado River flood extremes. For over fifty years, Dr. Baker has been studying paleoflood hydrology, authoring or editing eighteen books[...]
Sep 5 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
 The Future of the Colorado River in Grand Canyon Dr. Jack Schmidt will speak about the fate of the Colorado River ecosystem in Grand Canyon, primarily determined by large-scale, basin-wide decisions about how to allocate increasingly scarce water supplies. Decisions about how to distribute long-term water storage in Lakes Mead and Powell and how much[...]
Sep 7 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
Flagstaff Arts Council and Living Traditions Presentations are pleased to present Tannahill Weavers in concert at the Coconino Center for the Arts on Friday, September 7, 2018. Doors open at 7:00pm and the concert begins at 7:30pm Coming up on their 50th anniversary, this Scottish traditional band presents the musical heritage of the Celtic people.[...]
Sep 14 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
Thinking Like a Watershed: John Wesley Powell, and the Past and Future of the American Southwest John Wesley Powell understood the challenges of life in a land of little water like few others of his time, and his ideas for settlement of this region were visionary. As water becomes scarcer and more precious in the[...]