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

Jan 16 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
10×10 – 100 artists :: 100 square inches :: 100 dollars The 10×10 Exhibition & Sale features 100 artists working within the framework of 10 inches by 10 inches for new, original works of art (10x10x10 for 3D art). The 10×10 Exhibition & Sale opens with a Members Preview on Friday, January 16, 6-8pm. ANYONE[...]
Apr 11 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
The new exhibition STEM City Arts features art that considers Science, Technology, Engineering and/or Math as its subject matter or as central to its creation. The opening reception for the exhibition will be on Saturday, April 11 from 6-8 p.m. at the Coconino Center for the Arts. There will be food and live music from the[...]
Jun 19 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
Journey is a new exhibition at the Coconino Center for the Arts featuring the artwork of Sei Saito, an accomplished Japanese artist living in Flagstaff. Saito creates large scale acrylic paintings ranging in size as big as 8 feet tall. The opening reception for the new exhibition is set for Friday, June 19, 6-8pm. Saito[...]
Mar 14 @ 9:00 am – Mar 18 @ 1:00 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
Flagstaff Arts Council and Flagstaff Aerial Arts are pleased to offer the Spring Break Circus Camp, March 14-18, 9am-1pm daily. Students aged 7-17 may participate in the Camp. Students will learn Arts and crafts, Tumbling, Acro, Aerial Dance, Hula hoop, Poi, Elements of Performing, Character Development, Improv and more. Camp dates are set for Spring Break[...]
Mar 31 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
This play features the story of Aaron Fricke, who sued his school to attend prom with a male companion in 1980. Unfortunately, bigotry, cruelty, and bullying are still with us. This unique production combining student actors with adult actors from Flagstaff and Sedona—a total of 39 actors comprise the cast—will give our community an opportunity[...]
Apr 2 @ 2:00 pm – 4:30 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
This play features the story of Aaron Fricke, who sued his school to attend prom with a male companion in 1980. Unfortunately, bigotry, cruelty, and bullying are still with us. This unique production combining student actors with adult actors from Flagstaff and Sedona—a total of 39 actors comprise the cast—will give our community an opportunity[...]
Apr 2 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
This play features the story of Aaron Fricke, who sued his school to attend prom with a male companion in 1980. Unfortunately, bigotry, cruelty, and bullying are still with us. This unique production combining student actors with adult actors from Flagstaff and Sedona—a total of 39 actors comprise the cast—will give our community an opportunity[...]
May 6 @ 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm Downtown Flagstaff, many venues
View the Interactive Online ArtWalk Map > First Friday ArtWalk is one of Northern Arizona’s premier arts events. Each first Friday of the month, art galleries and businesses in historic Downtown Flagstaff open their doors from 4-8pm with special art exhibitions, performances, live music, treats and much much more. Many downtown hot spots remain open[...]
May 6 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm Freeman Law
Our partners at Freeman Law and Nature Exposed Photography have worked with the Arts Council again this year on the development of the Youth Lens High School Photography Contest and Exhibition. Over 200 students from local high schools submitted photographs for the program, and 32 photographs were accepted in the highly competitive exhibition. The exhibition[...]
Jun 25 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm Coconino Center for the Arts, various locations
Enjoy a weekend of fine art & demonstrations in this self-guided tour of Northern Arizona art studios. There are 24 locations featuring over 50 artists in the Flagstaff Art Tour. Please click on the following studios for location and artist details. (This information coincides with the printed brochure map, which will be distributed and available at the Coconino Center[...]
Jun 26 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm Coconino Center for the Arts, various locations
Enjoy a weekend of fine art & demonstrations in this self-guided tour of Northern Arizona art studios. There are 24 locations featuring over 50 artists in the Flagstaff Art Tour. Please click on the following studios for location and artist details. (This information coincides with the printed brochure map, which will be distributed and available at the Coconino Center[...]
Jul 1 @ 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm Downtown Flagstaff, many venues
View the Interactive Online ArtWalk Map > First Friday ArtWalk is one of Northern Arizona’s premier arts events. Each first Friday of the month, art galleries and businesses in historic Downtown Flagstaff open their doors from 4-8pm with special art exhibitions, performances, live music, treats and much much more. Many downtown hot spots remain open[...]