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

Apr 5 @ 7:30 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
Flagstaff Arts Council presents Slaid Cleaves & Robbie Fulks Slaid Cleaves The music of Austin-based singer/songwriter and guitarist Slaid Cleaves is rootedin country and traditional folk songs, but it is unusual enough to have held interest in a sea of singer/songwriters across the 1990s, 2000s, and 2010s. While he released a handful of recordings during the[...]
May 5 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
Open Figure Drawing Sessions with moderator Frederica Hall Tuesday evenings, 6-9pm, May 5 – May 26, 2020 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 four-week series is for those artists who would like to[...]
May 12 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
Open Figure Drawing Sessions with moderator Frederica Hall Tuesday evenings, 6-9pm, May 5 – May 26, 2020 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 four-week series is for those artists who would like to[...]
May 16 @ 7:00 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
Flagstaff Shakespeare Festival presents “Sam Shepard’s most personal American drama,” set in the gritty American West. The story alternates between two families after severe spousal abuse alters all their lives, culminating in a collision at an isolated cabin. “By turns aching and hilarious — and always as lyrical as its accompanying [live] country music.” Dates:[...]
May 17 @ 7:00 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
Flagstaff Shakespeare Festival presents “Sam Shepard’s most personal American drama,” set in the gritty American West. The story alternates between two families after severe spousal abuse alters all their lives, culminating in a collision at an isolated cabin. “By turns aching and hilarious — and always as lyrical as its accompanying [live] country music.” Dates:[...]
May 19 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
Open Figure Drawing Sessions with moderator Frederica Hall Tuesday evenings, 6-9pm, May 5 – May 26, 2020 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 four-week series is for those artists who would like to[...]
May 26 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
Open Figure Drawing Sessions with moderator Frederica Hall Tuesday evenings, 6-9pm, May 5 – May 26, 2020 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 four-week series is for those artists who would like to[...]
May 29 @ 8:00 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
Flagstaff Arts Council presents Emily Scott Robinson North Carolina native Emily Scott Robinson has traveled a quarter million miles and counting, paying her dues along the dusty highways of America’s wild country in the RV she calls home. Along the way, she’s captured the stories of the people she met and expertly crafted them into[...]
Jun 11 @ 8:00 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
FlagShakes & The Southside Association Present BECOMING OTHELLO: A Black Girl’s Journey BECOMING OTHELLO: A Black Girl’s Journey, written and performed by Debra Ann Byrd, is a 90 minute, 5-Act, living memoir which explores a young woman’s acting journey on the road to becoming Othello. It showcases her trials and triumphs with race and the[...]
Jun 12 @ 7:30 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
Flagstaff Arts Council presents The Talbott Brothers The Talbott Brothers are a product of America’s heartland. Though currently based in Portland, Oregon, the duo grew up in Imperial, Nebraska, with a population just eking over 2,000. As indie-folk-rock musicians, Nick and Tyler Talbott, are somewhat of an anomaly, originating from a place where farming or[...]
Jun 20 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
Flagstaff Friends of Traditional Music presents the 19th Annual Flagstaff Folk Festival at the Coconino Center for the Arts and Arizona Historical Society Pioneer Museum 10am-6pm, Saturday, June 20th & Sunday June 21st, 2020.  Proudly showcasing the best in folk and acoustic music in Arizona and beyond. We feature well over 100 acts on five[...]
Jun 21 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
Flagstaff Friends of Traditional Music presents the 19th Annual Flagstaff Folk Festival at the Coconino Center for the Arts and Arizona Historical Society Pioneer Museum 10am-6pm, Saturday, June 20th & Sunday June 21st, 2020.  Proudly showcasing the best in folk and acoustic music in Arizona and beyond. We feature well over 100 acts on five[...]