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

Oct 29 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
Open Figure Drawing Sessions with moderator Frederica Hall Tuesday evenings, 6-9pm, September 10 – October 29, 2019 The Flagstaff Arts Council will host open sessions for artists to draw from a live model in the main gallery at the Coconino Center for the Arts. The eight-week series is for those artists who would like to[...]
Nov 8 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
Speaking of Data and Building Blocks for Financial Health In this extended workshop, participants will take a deep-dive into their own organization’s data and practice learning from and using that data as part of their work. The workshop will also explore and practice using two elements of financial health: financial metrics, and financial projections. This intensive session is ideal for decision-making[...]
Nov 8 @ 7:30 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
Flagstaff Arts Council presents Hoot & Holler Brought together by a mutual love for American folk music, Amy Alvey (fiddle, guitar) and Mark Kilianski (guitar, banjo) have been entertaining audiences all over the U.S. with their tight duo sound since 2013. They call themselves Hoot and Holler as a nod to the “hootenanny” song gatherings[...]
Nov 9 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
The Flagstaff Arts Council is excited to host the opening of the 2019 It’s Elemental with a Members’ Preview Saturday, November 9th, 5-6 p.m. followed by the Public Opening Reception 6-8 p.m. It’s Elemental is an annual exhibition at the Coconino Center for the Arts, serving as a perfect lead up to the holiday season.[...]
Nov 9 @ 8:00 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
The Brothers Reed Despite their brotherhood, Aaron and Phil Reed didn’t start playing music together until five years ago after Phil left their hometown of St. Charles, Missouri to join Aaron in the unsullied mountains of the American Northwest. The brothers family blend of folk encapsulates the grit and humor of Midwest life with the swagger[...]
Nov 16 @ 7:00 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
Northern Arizona Blues Alliance presents The Blues Road to Memphis The Northern Arizona Blues Alliance (NAZBA) in partnership with the Coconino Center For The Arts, is proud to announce a very special evening of acoustical blues music, The Blues Road to Memphis. The event will feature the regional winners of the 2019 International Blues Challenge[...]
Nov 20 @ 7:30 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
Interference Series: Master Korean Percussionist Dong-Won Kim                       The Interference Series is pleased to welcome master percussionist Dong-Won Kim as a featured artist alongside local artists. Over the last three decades, Dong-Won has studied various forms of traditional Korean percussion music including farmer’s drumming and[...]
Dec 3 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
Open Figure Drawing Sessions with moderator Frederica Hall Tuesday evenings, 6-9pm, December 3, 10, 17 & January 7, 14, 21 The Flagstaff Arts Council will host open sessions for artists to draw from a live model in the main gallery at the Coconino Center for the Arts. The six-week series is for those artists who[...]
Dec 7 @ 10:00 am – Dec 8 @ 12:00 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
TWO DAY EVENT Saturday 10a-5p & Sunday 12-4p FREE & Open to the public The Fine Craft Sale features 21 unique local artists in a marketplace setting. The event is perfectly timed – and affordably-priced – just for the holiday season. Handmade art and fine craft on sale in the Marketplace: jewelry, clothing, pottery, ornaments,[...]
Dec 10 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
Open Figure Drawing Sessions with moderator Frederica Hall Tuesday evenings, 6-9pm, December 3, 10, 17 & January 7, 14, 21 The Flagstaff Arts Council will host open sessions for artists to draw from a live model in the main gallery at the Coconino Center for the Arts. The six-week series is for those artists who[...]
Dec 17 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
Open Figure Drawing Sessions with moderator Frederica Hall Tuesday evenings, 6-9pm, December 3, 10, 17 & January 7, 14, 21 The Flagstaff Arts Council will host open sessions for artists to draw from a live model in the main gallery at the Coconino Center for the Arts. The six-week series is for those artists who[...]
Dec 20 @ 6:00 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
  A Winter Solstice Indigenous Acoustic Revue featuring Klee Benally’s CD Release show & Warm Clothing Drive Music Featuring: Radmilla Cody, Klee Benally, Sage Bond & Sunburnt Stone $10 suggested donation Please bring a warm clothing donation for unsheltered relatives Radmilla Cody, traditional Diné singer/songerwriter from Leupp Klee Benally, Indigenous acoustic agitation for liberation from[...]