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

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[...]
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,[...]
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 1 @ 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[...]
Apr 12 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
The Flagstaff Arts Council and Garrison Garcia are pleased to present an evening of Improv Comedy Performances!  On Tuesday, April 12 at 7pm, the class of the second annual Improvisational Comedy Workshop Series will be featured for their comedic talents in a Graduation Showcase.  Watch as your suggestions are transformed into comedy gold in front of your[...]