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

Mar 30 @ 11:00 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
The musical group “Fionn McCool” performs traditional Irish tunes on fiddle, tenor banjo, flute, whistle, and guitar as well as Celtic songs.  They are the father daughter duo of Kari Barton and Ron Barton. With special guest Gordon Gower. Stories To Life is a fun and lively theatrical event featuring classic tales, poems and literature[...]
Apr 25 @ 2:00 am – 4:00 am
Flagstaff Arts Council announces a presentation entitled, “Reflections on Art Appreciation: Meditations, Aspirations, and Reflections” with photographer Alan Spiegler at the Coconino Center for the Arts. The presentation will take place at 7 p.m. on Thursday, April 24, 2014. A one-hour presentation will focus on art appreciation of both classical and contemporary art, focusing on[...]
Apr 27 @ 11:00 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
Flagstaff City – Coconino County Public Library and Flagstaff Arts Council present award-winning Native American singer Radmilla Cody. Radmilla Cody is a Grammy Nominee, multiple Native American Music Awards winner, 46th Miss Navajo Nation, and an advocate against domestic abuse and violence. Cody is of the Tla’a’schi’i'(Red Bottom People) clan and is born for the[...]
Oct 26 @ 11:00 pm – Oct 27 @ 1:00 am Coconino Center for the Arts
In collaboration with the Flagstaff Arts Council, The Flagstaff City/Coconino County PuIn collaboration with the Flagstaff Arts Council, The Flagstaff City/Coconino County Public Library proudly presents the live music and spoken-word event, Stories to Life on Sunday, October 26 at 4 p.m. Spoken-word artists will read bone-chilling short stories to frighten and scare!  Get ready[...]
Nov 16 @ 11:00 pm – Nov 17 @ 1:00 am Coconino Center for the Arts
In collaboration with the Flagstaff Arts Council, The Flagstaff City/Coconino County Public Library proudly presents the live music and spoken-word event, Stories to Life: Letters on Sunday, Nov. 16 at 4 p.m. A spoken word cast will read aloud from some of the very best letters ever written. They will be accompanied by the chamber[...]
Mar 8 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
The Flagstaff City-Coconino County Public Library proudly presents Stories to Life: The Jones Benally Family on Sunday, March 8 at 4 p.m. at the Coconino Center for the Arts. The performance features World Champion hoop dancer and traditional healer Jones Benally, his daughter Jeneda, and son Clayson. These performers together bring the healing power, beauty,[...]
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[...]
Oct 18 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
In collaboration with the Flagstaff Arts Council, The Flagstaff City-Coconino County Public Library proudly presents the 8th annual Halloween Production “Chilling Tales” in the Stories to Life series on Sunday, October 18, 4:00 p.m. “Chilling Tales” takes place at the Coconino Center for the Arts and admission is free. Judy Finney, the Flagstaff Public Library[...]
Feb 7 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 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 2016 Stories to Life series on Sunday, February 7, 4:00 p.m. This Land is Your Land:  America’s National Parks takes place at the Coconino Center for the Arts. This Land is Your Land:  America’s National[...]
Apr 3 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 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 2016 Stories to Life series on Sunday, April 3, 3:00 p.m. “Hula is Life” taking place at the Coconino Center for the Arts.  “Hula is Life” features Halau Hula Napuaokalei`ilima, under the direction of Kumu Hula[...]
Oct 13 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
Flagstaff Arts Council is pleased to partner with the Northern Arizona Book Festival to present a reading and book signing on Thursday, October 13, 2016. The event will take place at the Coconino Center for the Arts at 7:00 p.m.  Doors open at 6:30 p.m. The event features a spectacular lineup of writers including Diana[...]
Oct 30 @ 4:00 pm – 5:15 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
In collaboration with the Flagstaff Arts Council, The Flagstaff City-Coconino County Public Library proudly presents the 9th annual Halloween program at the Coconino Center for Arts on Sunday October 30th at 4pm.  “Stranger Things Have Happened” takes place at the Coconino Center for the Arts and admission is free. Spoken word artists will perform scary[...]