Become a new member of Berks Arts Council or renew a current membership and be entered in a drawing to win 4 PAIRS of FRONT ROW TICKETS for the shows of your choice at the 28th annual Berks Jazz Fest,
April 6 - 15, 2018!

*Buy your Berks Jazz Fest tickets a week before they go on sale to the general public!
*Be the first to find out the full jazz fest lineup before it is announced to public!

Your membership dollars are spent to enrich the Greater Reading arts community! Berks Arts Council has continued to take a leadership role, expanding the arts in our community season after season.


BAC Membership Information ~ 2016/2017 membership period

The annual membership period runs from October 1 through September 30.
We offer two convenient ways to register as a new member or renew your existing membership:
1)   Use our secure online payment portal. Click any "Become a Member!"  button below to be directed to the online payment form.
2)   CLICK HERE for a printable registration form. (Please mail completed form to Berks Arts Council • P.O. Box 854 • Reading, PA 19603)

$25 - Arts Appreciator

Buy-One, Get-One Ticket Offers for single ticket purchases*:

Reading Community Players

Genesius Theater

Reading Berks Chapter PA Guild of Craftsmen’s Spring and Fall shows

Historical Society of Berks County Museum

*Season ticket packages are not eligible for the buy-one, get-one ticket offer.

Picturesque Custom Framing
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Receive a 10% discount (Call Melissa at Picturesque at 610-372-2763 for details.)

Reading Symphony Orchestra

10% discount on single tickets

Gift Baskets by Gail
10% discount on select gift items

CD Exchange, Mohnton
  $1 off used CDs and DVDs.

Berks County Living
50% off regular subscription rate

Become a member using our secure payment portal

$50 - Jazz Circle / Basic Business / Non-Profit Membership

All of the above, plus:

- Advance notice of special Berks Jazz Fest concerts and events
- Opportunity for advance purchase of Berks Jazz Fest tickets before the public sale
- 10% off Berks Jazz Fest merchandise with BAC ArtsCard

Join using our secure online portal

$100 - Advocate

All of the above, plus:

- a Jazz CD


$250 - Patron

All of the above, plus:

- "Berks Jazz Fest: Celebrating 25 Years," a 232 page full-color retrospective celebrating the Fest's 25th anniversary


$500 - Guarantor

All of the above, plus:

- Two (2) tickets to the Berks Jazz Fest opening reception and concert


$1,000 - President’s Circle

All of the above, plus:

- Two tickets to one Berks Jazz Fest ticketed event


Thank you to all our local business partners that make these member benefits possible

If you are a business interested in being a membership partner and/or event sponsor, please call our office at 610.898.1930 or email us at

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Contributions are tax deductible to the extent permitted by law. Berks Arts Council is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization registered with the Pennsylvania Department of State Bureau of Charitable Organizations. A copy of the official registration and financial information may be obtained from Pennsylvania Department of State by calling toll free within Pennsylvania 1-800-732-0999. Registration does not imply endorsement.

Updated 11/11/16