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

First Friday ArtWalk @ Downtown Flagstaff, many venues
Apr 7 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
First Friday ArtWalk @ Downtown Flagstaff, many venues
5:00 pm
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 5 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Youth Lens: ArtWalk Opening @ Freeman Law | Flagstaff | Arizona | United States
6:00 pm
We are pleased to present the 2017 Youth Lens High School Photography Contest and Exhibition. Just over 200 students from local high schools in Flagstaff, Arizona, submitted photographs for this highly competitive exhibition, and 29 photographs were accepted for the show. The exhibition opens for the first time during the First Friday Art Walk on[...]
Human Nature Dance Theater: MIGRATION @ Coconino Center for the Arts
May 27 @ 7:30 pm – 9:45 pm
Human Nature Dance Theater: MIGRATION @ Coconino Center for the Arts
7:30 pm
  Human Nature Dance Theater will perform an evening of dance, including “Migration”, a new work that explores current immigration issues through emotional personal experience, using a mix of dance, theater, spoken word and music. Imagine a time when you pack your essentials and walk out the door never to return. What if a disaster[...]
Jul 7 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Youth Lens: Awards Announcement @ Freeman Law | Flagstaff | Arizona | United States
6:00 pm
We are pleased to present the 2017 Youth Lens High School Photography Contest and Exhibition. Just over 200 students from local high schools in Flagstaff, Arizona, submitted photographs for this highly competitive exhibition, and 29 photographs were accepted for the show. The exhibition will be open during the First Friday Art Walk on June 2[...]
Dying 2 Wake Up @ Coconino Center for the Arts
Sep 22 @ 7:30 pm – 9:45 pm
Dying 2 Wake Up @ Coconino Center for the Arts
7:30 pm
Human Nature Dance Theatre debut at the Coconino Center for the Arts this fall, presented by The Flagstaff Arts Council. The show takes place on Saturday, September 22, 2018. Doors open at 7:00pm and the show begins at 7:30pm. Based out of Flagstaff, Human Nature Dance Theatre is a collaborative performance group that brings progressive[...]
FlagShakes: The Tempest @ Coconino Center for the Arts
Oct 5 @ 7:30 pm – 9:45 pm
FlagShakes: The Tempest @ Coconino Center for the Arts
7:30 pm
The Flagstaff Shakespeare Festival now in their 4th season, continue to deliver on their commitment to bringing exceptional and accessible classical theatre to northern Arizona and beyond. The 2018 season explores the tensions of social structures and generational expectations, and the inevitable consequences of oppression. Audiences will witness the destruction of societies and families as[...]
FlagShakes: The Tempest @ Coconino Center for the Arts
Oct 6 @ 7:30 pm – 9:45 pm
FlagShakes: The Tempest @ Coconino Center for the Arts
7:30 pm
The Flagstaff Shakespeare Festival now in their 4th season, continue to deliver on their commitment to bringing exceptional and accessible classical theatre to northern Arizona and beyond. The 2018 season explores the tensions of social structures and generational expectations, and the inevitable consequences of oppression. Audiences will witness the destruction of societies and families as[...]
FlagShakes: The Tempest @ Coconino Center for the Arts
Oct 12 @ 7:30 pm – 9:45 pm
FlagShakes: The Tempest @ Coconino Center for the Arts
7:30 pm
The Flagstaff Shakespeare Festival now in their 4th season, continue to deliver on their commitment to bringing exceptional and accessible classical theatre to northern Arizona and beyond. The 2018 season explores the tensions of social structures and generational expectations, and the inevitable consequences of oppression. Audiences will witness the destruction of societies and families as[...]
FlagShakes: The Tempest @ Coconino Center for the Arts
Oct 13 @ 7:30 pm – 9:45 pm
FlagShakes: The Tempest @ Coconino Center for the Arts
7:30 pm
The Flagstaff Shakespeare Festival now in their 4th season, continue to deliver on their commitment to bringing exceptional and accessible classical theatre to northern Arizona and beyond. The 2018 season explores the tensions of social structures and generational expectations, and the inevitable consequences of oppression. Audiences will witness the destruction of societies and families as[...]
River of Stars @ Coconino Center for the Arts
May 10 @ 7:30 pm
River of Stars @ Coconino Center for the Arts
7:30 pm
Flagstaff Arts Council and Human Nature Dance Theater are pleased to present “River of Stars Show” in concert at Coconino Center for the Arts on Friday, May 10th, 2019. Doors open at 7:00 PM and the show beings at 7:30 PM. This performance is part of the 2019 Celebration of the Night. Flagstaff continues to[...]