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 3 @ 1:00 am – 4:00 am Full Circle Trade & Thrift
Join us for the first-ever Cash For Local Change event! Celebrate local business, live art and music, and First Friday ArtWalk all at once. Artists Emma Gardner and Inga Kern will be doing demonstrations, and we’ll have live music from Sambatuque and Jack Webb Jazz Band. What’s a Cash Mob? It’s a fun event –[...]
May 3 @ 1:00 am – 4:00 am Criollo Latin Kitchen
Join us for the first-ever Cash For Local Change event! Celebrate local business, bikes and First Friday ArtWalk all in one event. Criollo will host the band Raillery, serve up tasty tacos and drink specials, and showcase bicycle art in support of the Flagstaff Biking Organization, all on the back patio of Criollo Latin Kitchen[...]
May 4 @ 11:00 pm – May 5 @ 12:00 am
An Eco-spiritual Journey into the Heart of Consciousness – Film Screening and Discussion Wisdomkeepers, Paqo Andino is an inspirational, emotionally intimate documentary film experience exploring the heart-centered, celestially guided lifeways of the Andean Holy Mountain Tradition or Peru, one of our planet’s few remaining uninterrupted wisdom lineages. Filmed entirely on location in the Peruvian highlands, this[...]
May 31 @ 7:00 pm – Jun 1 @ 1:00 am Incahoots Vintage Clothing & Costumes
CASH MOB & Sidewalk Sale at Inchoots Vintage Clothing & Costumes! Get your costumes and outfits for the summer festival season: Hullabaloo, Firefly, Pride, Adult Prom and more. There will be bins priced at $1, $2 and up, and racks with $5 and $10 items. Don’t miss this big event! BRING CASH to support this[...]
Jul 21 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
In Lakota tradition the night sky is the home of the Star People—the spirits of our ancestors. Using contemporary colorful illustrations, author and illustrator, S.D. Nelson shares a unique way of seeing the night and making a connection with the natural world.  The stars are transformed into deer, galloping horses, hummingbirds and other winged beings[...]
Jul 28 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
NOTE: due to high interest in this event, we advise attendees to arrive early to secure seats. Seats are general admission, first-come, first-served. Doors open at 7pm; Show at 8pm. Photographer and filmmaker Harun Mehmedinovic will share time lapse films of the night sky from his Skyglow Project, and videos from other artists exploring the[...]
Oct 11 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Museum of Northern Arizona
Please note: this event is held at the Museum of Northern Arizona The disturbing legacy of uranium mining on the Navajo Nation is well known to people who live near abandoned mines and mills. In 2005, the Nation banned uranium mining and milling on its nearly 30,000 square mile reservation, but it does not have[...]
Oct 25 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm NAU Campus in The International Pavilion (Building 50A)
This film showing is on the NAU Campus in The International Pavilion (Building 50A). Part of the Better World Film Series. When you were growing up, how many people did you know who had cancer? How many do you know today? Filmmakers Lizabeth Rogers and Kevin Flint travel to South Dakota following a story about[...]
Oct 7 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
The Flag Wool and Fiber Festival, in conjunction with the Flagstaff Arts Council and Arizona Historical Society, is pleased to present a film screening of The Shepherdess of the Glaciers at the Coconino Center for the Arts on Sunday, October 7, 2018. The screening begins at 6:00 pm, followed by a Q&A session with director[...]
Mar 28 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm Coconino Center for the Arts