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 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[...]
Aug 1 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm The Arboretum
Flagstaff Arts Council and The Arboretum at Flagstaff are pleased to present Julia Chacon Inspiration Flamenca  in concert at The Arboretum on Saturday, August 1, 2015. Doors open at 4:45 pm and the concert is from 5:30 – 7 pm with an intermission. Inspiración Flamenca uses dynamic, internationally-trained, professional flamenco dancers and musicians. Beautiful costumes, undulating[...]
Sep 5 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm The Arboretum
Flagstaff Arts Council and The Arboretum at Flagstaff are pleased to present Ritmo Latino Band in concert at The Arboretum on Saturday, September 5, 2015. Doors open at 4:45 pm and the concert is from 5:30 – 7 pm with an intermission. Led by singer Andres Martinez, Ritmo Latino masterfully mixes up a Salsa, Cumbia, Cha Cha[...]
Nov 13 @ 4:00 pm – Dec 5 @ 7:00 pm The Arboretum at Flagstaff
CELEBRATE THE SEASON with the 1st ANNUAL FLAGSTAFF FESTIVAL OF TREES Open Nov. 13 – Dec. 5, 2015 Friday-Saturday 4-7pm Sunday 1-4pm The Arboretum at Flagstaff and The Flagstaff Arts Council announce the 1st Annual Flagstaff Festival of Trees. Decorated holiday trees and seasonal décor will be displayed in the historic Walter Reichardt House at[...]
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[...]
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[...]
Aug 6 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm The Arboretum
  Flagstaff Arts Council and The Arboretum at Flagstaff are pleased to present New West Guitar Group featuring Sara Gazarek in concert at The Arboretum on August 6, 2016. Doors open at 4:45 pm and the concert is from 5:30 – 7 pm with an intermission. Over the last ten years, the New West Guitar Group (NWGG) has[...]
Sep 3 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm The Arboretum
Flagstaff Arts Council and The Arboretum at Flagstaff are pleased to present The Honey Dewdrops in concert at The Arboretum on September 3, 2016. Doors open at 4:45 pm and the concert is from 5:30 – 7 pm with an intermission. Laura Wortman and Kagey Parrish share more than most couples. As the Honey Dewdrops,[...]
Nov 18 @ 3:00 pm – Dec 3 @ 5:00 pm The Arboretum at Flagstaff
This magical holiday festival is in its second year, in partnership with the The Arboretum at Flagstaff, and has proven a wonderful tradition for the whole family. Showcasing donated and decorated trees, lights, wreaths and other beautiful displays created by the local Flagstaff community on display inside the historic Walter Reichart house, all to be[...]
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 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[...]