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

Jun 28 @ 5:00 pm – Jun 30 @ 1:00 am Coconino Center for the Arts
100 musical acts on four different stages! The Flagstaff Folk Festival is for music lovers, sunshine lovers, casual concert lovers, cool pine lovers, string instrument lovers, and festival lovers. Presented by Flagstaff Friends of Traditional Music, the Flagstaff Folk Festival takes place at the Coconino Center for the Arts and Arizona Historical Society Pioneer Museum,[...]
Dec 6 @ 5:00 pm – Dec 7 @ 11:00 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
The Fine Craft Sale features 20 unique local artists in a marketplace setting. The event is perfectly timed – and affordably priced – just for the holiday season. Buy local – and buy from artists! You support local artists and give gifts that are one-of-a-kind, handmade works of art. Plus, we’ll have artist demonstrations, music[...]
Mar 28 @ 7:00 pm – Mar 29 @ 3:00 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
New play by FALA’s first Playwright-in-Residence, Dr. Kathleen B. Jones Two performances at the Coconino Center for the Arts Saturday March 28th @ 7 PM Sunday March 29th @ 3 PM Origin of the Seasons The murder of a young woman student by her boyfriend provokes a feminist professor to confront her guilt about a[...]
May 9 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
Historians, musicians, and storytellers will celebrate Arizona’s unique cultural and natural landscapes in Flagstaff at the Coconino Center for the Arts on  May 9 at 2pm. “The Ballad of Arizona,” which is sponsored by the Arizona Historical Society and made possible by a grant from Arizona Humanities, is free and appropriate for all ages. The[...]
Jun 27 @ 10:00 am – Jun 28 @ 6:00 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
The 14th annual Flagstaff Folk Festival proudly showcases the best in folk and acoustic music in Arizona and beyond. The fun, family friendly weekend event features well over 100 acts on five different stages, plus workshops, jams, and more. There are food and music vendors, too. Don’t miss Flagstaff’s ultimate folk music event! The festival[...]
Jul 17 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
The Flagstaff Shakespeare Festival will perform, “Twelfth Night” at Coconino Center for the Arts, July 17, 18, 24 & 25 at 7:30pm and July 19 & 26 at 3:00pm at Heritage Square. Twelfth Night, or What You Will is a comedy by William Shakespeare, believed to have been written around 1601–02 as a Twelfth Night of entertainment for the close of the Christmas season.[...]
Jul 18 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
The Flagstaff Shakespeare Festival will perform, “Twelfth Night” at Coconino Center for the Arts, July 17, 18, 24 & 25 at 7:30pm and July 19 & 26 at 3:00pm at Heritage Square. Twelfth Night, or What You Will is a comedy by William Shakespeare, believed to have been written around 1601–02 as a Twelfth Night of entertainment for the close of the Christmas season.[...]
Jul 24 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
The Flagstaff Shakespeare Festival will perform, “Twelfth Night” at Coconino Center for the Arts, July 17, 18, 24 & 25 at 7:30pm and July 19 & 26 at 3:00pm at Heritage Square. Twelfth Night, or What You Will is a comedy by William Shakespeare, believed to have been written around 1601–02 as a Twelfth Night of entertainment for the close of the Christmas season.[...]
Jul 25 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
The Flagstaff Shakespeare Festival will perform, “Twelfth Night” at Coconino Center for the Arts, July 17, 18, 24 & 25 at 7:30pm and July 19 & 26 at 3:00pm at Heritage Square. Twelfth Night, or What You Will is a comedy by William Shakespeare, believed to have been written around 1601–02 as a Twelfth Night of entertainment for the close of the Christmas season.[...]
Nov 1 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
Fayettenam is a reflective solo performance from acclaimed performance artist Jay Ruby. The one-of-a-kind performance features spoken word and physical theater, addressing Early Settlement, American Transience/American Conscience, Water, Ghosts in the Mountain and Johnny Appleseed. Through the show, Ruby examines the roots and consequences of deep cultural conflict when approaching our relationship to the land,[...]
Dec 5 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
TWO DAY EVENT – New Hours: Saturday 10a-5p & Sunday 12-4p The Fine Craft Sale features 20 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, glass work, unique[...]
Dec 6 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
TWO DAY EVENT – New Hours: Saturday 10a-5p & Sunday 12-4p The Fine Craft Sale features 20 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, glass work, unique[...]