Flagstaff events in the local area provide many things to do while visiting in almost any month of the year. The calendar fills up at the first part of the year with a New Year bash and keeps going with the most festivals being in the summer and early fall months. The range of events in Flagstaff offer something for every lifestyle with science, Native American festivals, and music festivities.
Events in the Square
Historic Downtown Flagstaff
Throughout the summer months, Flagstaff events in the square happen almost everyday in the daytime and evening hours. The line-up for events includes ballroom dancing in the Heritage Square, movies, and Christian socializing events. The movie events, put on by the Downtown Business Alliance, offer pre-movie entertainment before the sun sets along the greenery of the square. The list continues for all the events in the historic square of Flagstaff. Visitors staying at a nearby Williams Bed and Breakfast can always find entertainment during the summer at the square.
Flagstaff Music Festival
The month of June brings around the annual Flagstaff Music Festival for two days filled with local musicians at historic Heritage Square. This free event is ideal for visitors staying at a local Williams Inn because of the entertainment and local vendors available to try tasty meals. Enjoy the music of the talent at this great and one of several Flagstaff events. The annual beer tent features several offerings for visitors and creates a big hit for beer and food lovers.
Lovers of the ancient arts and history of the Hopi tribe can enjoy watching a piece of pottery come to life at this July festival located in the Heritage Square. The annual public festival features the traditions of the Hopi families in the local area of Flagstaff. Featuring many artisans, visitors can browse the booths of fine arts and crafts to buy one of several traditional items to take back home. Traditional Hopi food and values offer a taste of the culture.
Celebrate the beer of Germany with great music, food and fun at the Oktoberfest in Flagstaff. The local food and craft vendors display their wares for purchase at this family-friendly event. Visitors staying at nearby Williams can participate in the festivities during the 16 days of celebration welcoming the fall months. The polka line-ups offer part of the fun while dancers entertain the audience and try to get them to join in. Friendly staff and faces meet you while enjoying the shade of the big tent at the event.
Festival of Science
The annual Festival of Science provides something for everyone with friendly learning adventures in science. This September festival of Flagstaff events provides world-class keynote presenters to give talks of exploration throughout the world. The ten-day event features open houses, presentations in local schools, hikes, lectures and excursions led by guides. Visitors staying in the Williams area can hear presentations of sunken ships, moonwalks, new discoveries and several other fascinating scientific topics and adventures.