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

The Living Subject – Public Reception @ Coconino Center for the Arts
May 27 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
The Living Subject - Public Reception @ Coconino Center for the Arts
5:00 pm
Join us Saturday, May 27, 2017, from 5-7pm for a public reception of The Living Subject, a group exhibition featuring the work of three Arizona-based photographers: Lisa Langell, Don Lawrence, and Amy Martin.  In early April 2017, Hidden Light hosted a portfolio review open to all photographers in the region to have their work evaluated by[...]
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[...]
Aug 15 @ 11:00 am – Oct 28 @ 5:00 pm
Exhibition Open: Hope + Trauma in a Poisoned Land @ Coconino Center for the Arts
11:00 am
Exhibition Now Open: Tuesdays – Saturdays 11:00am-5:00pm Hope and Trauma in a Poisoned Land explores the impact of uranium mining on Navajo lands and people. The art exhibition features work by 21 local and regional artists, including Navajo and non-Native artists. The show opened with a Preview Night for Arts Council members on Saturday, August[...]
Nov 14 @ 11:00 am – Dec 16 @ 5:00 pm
Exhibition Open: It's Elemental  /  Foundations 2017 @ Coconino Center for the Arts
11:00 am
Exhibition Now Open: Tuesdays – Saturdays 11:00am-5:00pm It’s Elemental celebrates the talent and creativity of Arizona’s craftspeople by showcasing fine craft work that demonstrates a command of the medium and a high level of workmanship and design. The annual exhibition, hosted at the Coconino Center for the Arts in Flagstaff, serves as a perfect lead[...]
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[...]