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

Intermediate & Advanced Figure Drawing @ Coconino Center for the Arts
Apr 15 @ 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[...]
Travel Memories in Watercolor Workshop @ Coconino Center for the Arts
Apr 20 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
Travel Memories in Watercolor Workshop @ Coconino Center for the Arts
9:00 am
Travel Memories in Watercolor workshop with Pieter Schaafsma, Saturday April 20, 2019. One of the most rewarding ways of recording your travel memories is through the use of a small sketchbook, a pencil and watercolor kit.  Join watercolor artist Pieter Schaafsma who will teach simple techniques to organize a travel sketchbook, basic tools and how to use[...]
Apr 20 @ 7:00 pm
Dark Skies Piano Experience - ft. Liz Story and Lisa Downing @ Coconino Center for the Arts
7:00 pm
Flagstaff Arts Council, Vision Quest Entertainment and Dark Skies Coalition are pleased to present Lisa Downing and Liz Story in concert at Coconino Center for the Arts on Saturday, April 20th, 2019. Doors open at 6:30 PM and the show begins at 7:00 PM. Liz and Lisa have been performing together for nearly a decade,[...]
Open Figure Drawing Sessions @ Coconino Center for the Arts
Apr 21 @ 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 Every Sunday, March 17- May 5, 2019 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 artists who would like to practice drawing[...]
Intermediate & Advanced Figure Drawing @ Coconino Center for the Arts
Apr 22 @ 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[...]
Night Creatures: Bats @ Coconino Center for the Arts
Apr 27 @ 7:00 pm
Night Creatures: Bats @ Coconino Center for the Arts
7:00 pm
Mary Layman’s favorite mammals are bats, and her enthusiasm for these remarkable animals will lead participants on an exploration filled with wonder and amazement. Learn how bats fly, what they eat, and why they play vital roles in nearly all ecosystems on Earth. “Miss Mary” has been an educator for 22 years, spending the first[...]
Open Figure Drawing Sessions @ Coconino Center for the Arts
Apr 28 @ 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 Every Sunday, March 17- May 5, 2019 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 artists who would like to practice drawing[...]
StillHouse Junkies @ Coconino Center for the Arts
May 3 @ 7:30 pm
StillHouse Junkies @ Coconino Center for the Arts
7:30 pm
Flagstaff Arts Council is pleased to present Stillhouse Junkies at Coconino Center for the Arts on Friday, May 3rd, 2019. Doors open at 6:30 pm and the show begins at 7:30 pm. Stillhouse Junkies bring together a mixture of blues, funk, swing, and bluegrass to create a delirious and unique sound. Instruments are shared as[...]
Interference Series: 8×8 @ Coconino Center for the Arts
May 4 @ 7:30 pm
Interference Series: 8x8 @ Coconino Center for the Arts
7:30 pm
Flagstaff Arts Council is pleased to present “Interference Series: 8×8” at Coconino Center for the Arts on Saturday, May 4th, 2019. Doors open at 7 PM and the show begins at 7:30 PM. The third annual 8×8 silent film and experimental music micro-festival features 8 filmmakers and 8 soloists or ensembles coming together to create[...]
Open Figure Drawing Sessions @ Coconino Center for the Arts
May 5 @ 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 Every Sunday, March 17- May 5, 2019 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 artists who would like to practice drawing[...]