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

Fires of Change: Curator and Scientist @ Coconino Center for the Arts
Sep 22 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Fires of Change: Curator and Scientist @ Coconino Center for the Arts
7:00 pm
The Curator of the Fires of Change exhibition, Shawn Skabelund (pictured), will talk about his approach to the exhibition, how the Fire Science Bootcamp impacted him and the artists, and what it was like working with the eleven artists. Pete Fulé, a professor in the School of Forestry at Northern Arizona University, will discuss the[...]
Stephen Pyne: Fires of Change Keynote @ Coconino Center for the Arts
Sep 24 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Stephen Pyne: Fires of Change Keynote @ Coconino Center for the Arts
7:00 pm
Please note: there has been a change in speaker. Fernanda Santos will be on assignment covering the Pope’s visit to America and is not available to provide the keynote presentation. Our keynote presentation for the Fires of Change exhibition is from Stephen Pyne, author, professor and speaker, who is known as one of the world’s[...]
Fire Science and Art Series: Talk #2 @ Coconino Center for the Arts
Sep 27 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Fire Science and Art Series: Talk #2 @ Coconino Center for the Arts
4:00 pm
Talk #2: Perspectives on Fire, Culture and Climate Change Two of the artists featured in the Fires of Change exhibition are paired with an expert in wildfire and forest ecology to present unique insight into this project and wildfire. Patrons will learn about the Fire Science Bootcamp that the 11 artists attended in fall 2014[...]
Fire Science and Art Series: Talk #3 @ Coconino Center for the Arts
Oct 17 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Fire Science and Art Series: Talk #3 @ Coconino Center for the Arts
2:00 pm
Talk #3: Perspectives on Fire, Culture and Climate Change Two of the artists featured in the Fires of Change exhibition will present unique insight into this project and wildfire. Patrons will learn about the Fire Science Bootcamp that the 11 artists attended in fall 2014 and how it impacted their art for this exhibition. In[...]
Flagstaff Festival of Trees @ The Arboretum at Flagstaff
Nov 13 @ 4:00 pm – Dec 5 @ 7:00 pm
Flagstaff Festival of Trees @ The Arboretum at Flagstaff | Woody | California | United States
4:00 pm
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
Mariachi Mexico Antiguo @ The Arboretum | Flagstaff | Arizona | United States
5:30 pm
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[...]
Jessica Fichot @ The Arboretum
Jul 2 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Jessica Fichot @ The Arboretum | Flagstaff | Arizona | United States
5:30 pm
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
New West Guitar Group Featuring Sara Gazarek @ The Arboretum | Flagstaff | Arizona | United States
5:30 pm
  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[...]
The Honey Dewdrops @ The Arboretum
Sep 3 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
The Honey Dewdrops @ The Arboretum | Flagstaff | Arizona | United States
5:30 pm
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,[...]
Festival of Trees @ The Arboretum at Flagstaff
Nov 18 @ 3:00 pm – Dec 3 @ 5:00 pm
Festival of Trees @ The Arboretum at Flagstaff  | Flagstaff | Arizona | United States
3:00 pm
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[...]