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

Feb 23 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Youth Art 2019 - Opening Celebration  *Reschedule Date @ Coconino Center for the Arts
3:00 pm
The Youth Art Exhibition, in the Main Gallery at the Coconino Center for the Arts, features artwork by K-12 students from all schools in the Flagstaff area. Paintings, drawings, photography, ceramics, and much more, with over 350 works of art! Who will be Flagstaff’s next premier artist? Find out at the 2018 Youth Art Exhibition.[...]
The Flagstaff Foundry Presents: Ryan Biter @ Coconino Center for the Arts
Feb 23 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
The Flagstaff Foundry Presents: Ryan Biter @ Coconino Center for the Arts
8:00 pm
The Flagstaff Foundry presents an incredible night of music, art, and movement, featuring the music of Ryan Biter. Ryan Biter was raised and currently resides in Flagstaff, AZ at 7000 ft. His music echoes the expansive soul of The Southwest. The sound is equal parts rural Americana, spectacled college town hipster, mountain bluegrass, and new[...]
The Man in the Arena: Theodore Roosevelt Celebrating the 100th Anniversary of The Grand Canyon @ Coconino Center for the Arts
6:30 pm
Award winning actor, Derek Evans, has spent 40 years educating schools, museums, and libraries. He has trained with the American Conservatory Theatre in San Francisco and New York University and has been in over 40 stage productions in cities such as New York, Chicago, and Philadelphia. From 1969 to 1988, he wrote, produced, and performed[...]
Long-Form Improv Comedy Workshop @ Coconino Center for the Arts
Feb 26 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Long-Form Improv Comedy Workshop @ Coconino Center for the Arts
6:00 pm
Flagstaff Arts Council is pleased to present another 6-week series of Long- Form Improvisational Comedy Workshops with Garrison Garcia Dates: Tuesday’s January 29- March 5, 2019 *Student Showcase: Friday, March 8, 2019 Pricing: Early bird price before Jan. 22: $175 / Member price: $158 After Jan. 22: $200 for non members / $180 for members Join Flagstaff Arts Council[...]
11th Annual Viola Awards Gala @ High Country Conference Center
Mar 2 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
11th Annual Viola Awards Gala @ High Country Conference Center | Flagstaff | Arizona | United States
5:00 pm
The eleventh annual Viola Awards Gala will be held on Saturday, March 2, 2019, at High Country Conference Center in Flagstaff. The Viola Awards celebrate excellence in the arts and sciences in Flagstaff, Arizona. The Gala event feels a lot like the Oscars for the Flagstaff arts scene! Guests dress in fun and crazy outfits,[...]
Long-Form Improv Comedy Workshop @ Coconino Center for the Arts
Mar 5 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Long-Form Improv Comedy Workshop @ Coconino Center for the Arts
6:00 pm
Flagstaff Arts Council is pleased to present another 6-week series of Long- Form Improvisational Comedy Workshops with Garrison Garcia Dates: Tuesday’s January 29- March 5, 2019 *Student Showcase: Friday, March 8, 2019 Pricing: Early bird price before Jan. 22: $175 / Member price: $158 After Jan. 22: $200 for non members / $180 for members Join Flagstaff Arts Council[...]
Intermediate & Advanced Figure Drawing @ Coconino Center for the Arts
Mar 11 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Intermediate & Advanced Figure Drawing @ Coconino Center for the Arts
6:00 pm
The Flagstaff Arts Council presents a weekly Figure Drawing Workshop led by Shawn Skabelund beginning Monday, March 11, 2019! This Intermediate level workshop consists of 7 three-hour sessions drawing from a live model. The sessions will be held in the gallery at the Coconino Center for the Arts on Monday evenings, 6-9pm Nothing can be[...]
Realta @ Coconino Center for the Arts
Mar 14 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Realta @ Coconino Center for the Arts
7:00 pm
The Flagstaff Arts Council and Living Traditions Presentations are pleased to present Realta in Concert at the Coconino Center for the Arts on Thursday, March 14, 2019. Doors open at 7:00 PM and the concert begins at 7:30 PM. Realta has been described as a “full bodied pipe and whistle extravaganza” by Irish Music Magazine.[...]
Open Figure Drawing Sessions @ Coconino Center for the Arts
Mar 17 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Open Figure Drawing Sessions @ Coconino Center for the Arts
3:00 pm
  Open Figure Drawing sessions with moderator, Shawn Skabelund March 17- May 5, 2019 Sunday afternoons, 3 hours. 3-6p for 8 weeks The Flagstaff Arts Council will host open sessions for artists to draw from a live model in the main gallery at the Coconino Center for the Arts. The eight-week series is for those[...]
Intermediate & Advanced Figure Drawing @ Coconino Center for the Arts
Mar 18 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Intermediate & Advanced Figure Drawing @ Coconino Center for the Arts
6:00 pm
The Flagstaff Arts Council presents a weekly Figure Drawing Workshop led by Shawn Skabelund beginning Monday, March 11, 2019! This Intermediate level workshop consists of 7 three-hour sessions drawing from a live model. The sessions will be held in the gallery at the Coconino Center for the Arts on Monday evenings, 6-9pm Nothing can be[...]