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

Jun 30 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
Flagstaff Friends of Traditional Music presents the 18th Annual Flagstaff Folk Festival at the Coconino Center for the Arts and Arizona Historical Society Pioneer Museum Saturday, June 29th & Sunday June 30th, 2019.  Proudly showcasing the best in folk and acoustic music in Arizona and beyond. We feature well over 100 acts on five stages,[...]
Sep 2 @ 8:00 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
Greenhouse Productions and the Flagstaff Arts Council present Bill Callahan With Jake Xerxes Fussell After almost 20 years of using the alias Smog for his music, Bill Callahan switched to his given name for his releases after 2005’s A River Ain’t Too Much to Love. The 2007 EP Diamond Dancer and full-length Woke on a Whaleheartboth mixed the intimate, reflective, largely acoustic sound[...]
Sep 13 @ 7:30 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
Living Traditions Presentations and the Flagstaff Arts Council present Old Blind Dogs Since forming in the early 1990’s, Old Blind Dogs have stood on the cutting edge of Scotland’s roots revival. The band has developed its own trademark style with an energetic mix of songs and tunes. Dynamic percussion, polished vocals, soaring fiddle and stirring[...]
Sep 26 @ 7:30 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
Flagstaff Arts Council present Sway Wild (featuring Mandy Fer & Dave McGraw) Album Release Show Internationally-acclaimed songwriters Mandy Fer & Dave McGraw (from San Juan Island, Washington State, US), now joined by long-time friend and bassist Thom Lord, are back at it with a new sound, new album and new name – Sway Wild! Their exceptional harmonies[...]
Oct 4 @ 7:30 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
Living Tradition Presentations and the Flagstaff Arts Council present Daimh                        ‘One of the most exhilarating acoustic bands on the Celtic map’ Irish Music Magazine    ‘Their music is powerhouse stuff, and their gigs are an overwhelming and exuberant experience.’ Songlines  Taking their name from the Scottish Gaelic[...]
Oct 12 @ 6:30 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
Flagstaff Ski & Snowboard Team Present Sailing into Oblivion, a Talk with Jerome Rand Beer, Wine and Appetizers Raffle and Silent Auction   Growing up in Northern Michigan, Jerome Rand had a late start in the world of sailing. It wasn’t until the age of 18 that sailing became the main focus of his life.[...]
Oct 18 @ 7:30 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
Greenhouse Productions and the Flagstaff Arts Council present Maria Muldaur 2019 Grammy Nominee for Best Traditional Blues Album Maria Muldaur is best known worldwide for her 1974 megahit “Midnight at the Oasis,” which received several Grammy nominations and enshrined her forever in the hearts of baby boomers everywhere. But despite her considerable pop-music success, her[...]
Oct 25 @ 7:30 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
Living Tradition Presentations and the Flagstaff Arts Council present Jim Malcolm                         ‘One of the most outstanding talents to have emerged through the Scottish folk scene in years’ The Independent  ‘Quietly, unforcefully and undeniably stunning’ Mojo  Jim Malcolm is the ultimate Scots troubadour. Traveling the[...]
Oct 26 @ 7:30 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
Greenhouse Productions and the Flagstaff Arts Council present The Accidentals Named among Yahoo Music’s “Top 10 Bands to Watch in 2017,” The Accidentals’ adventure began in their hometown of Traverse City, MI. The female-fronted, multi-instrumentalist power trio, The Accidentals (Sav Buist, Katie Larson, and Michael Dause) kicked off 2018 with the release of their debut album, Odyssey, with Sony Masterworks.[...]
Nov 8 @ 7:30 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
Flagstaff Arts Council presents Hoot & Holler Brought together by a mutual love for American folk music, Amy Alvey (fiddle, guitar) and Mark Kilianski (guitar, banjo) have been entertaining audiences all over the U.S. with their tight duo sound since 2013. They call themselves Hoot and Holler as a nod to the “hootenanny” song gatherings[...]
Nov 9 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
The Flagstaff Arts Council is excited to host the opening of the 2019 It’s Elemental with a Members’ Preview Saturday, November 9th, 5-6 p.m. followed by the Public Opening Reception 6-8 p.m. It’s Elemental is an annual exhibition at the Coconino Center for the Arts, serving as a perfect lead up to the holiday season.[...]
Nov 9 @ 8:00 pm Coconino Center for the Arts
The Brothers Reed Despite their brotherhood, Aaron and Phil Reed didn’t start playing music together until five years ago after Phil left their hometown of St. Charles, Missouri to join Aaron in the unsullied mountains of the American Northwest. The brothers family blend of folk encapsulates the grit and humor of Midwest life with the swagger[...]