Our members have a tremendous impact on the success of Montalvo’s mission to provide relevant, cutting-edge arts programs and education opportunities to our community. Your annual membership gift makes Montalvo the thriving arts center it is today, while enhancing your arts experience through special perks and donor events that allow you to enjoy and share your passion for this special place with other Montalvo fans.

All gifts are tax-deductible and can also be paid in periodic installments throughout the course of the year.

  • Advance notice of concerts and other programs
  • Priority ticketing
  • Members-only offers throughout the year
  • ...and more!

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What are my membership benefits?

$100 - Advocate


  • Advance ticket ordering privileges (by donor level)
  • Instant wait list priority before non-members to Carriage House concerts and camps
  • Invitation for two to pre-concert receptions
  • Free admission and complimentary beverages at Open Access events

$250 - Senator


All the benefits of the Advocate level, plus –

  • Discounts on Carriage House Concert tickets

$500 - Griffin


All the benefits of the Senator level, plus –

  • Invitation for two to the Griffin Room—our Member lounge located on the Side Veranda and in the Villa Library—during Summer Concerts (includes complimentary beverages and refreshments)
  • Donor recognition on Montalvo's website
  • Admission to an annual $500+ Donor Recognition event at the Villa

$1,000 - Phelan


All the benefits of the Griffin level, plus –

  • Invitations to local art trips
  • Donor recognition in Montalvo's Carriage House Concert Series playbill

The Director's Circles

In addition to the benefits of Membership described above, the Director's Circle patron levels have been designed to intimately acquaint you with Montalvo and involve you in a personalized arts immersion experience through exclusive events, dinners in the homes of Trustees and at Montalvo's Residency, opportunities for personal artist interaction, and distinguished art trips abroad with those who share your passion for the arts.

$2,500 - Villa Circle


All the benefits of the Phelan level, plus –

  • Invitation to a private dinner in the Residency prepared by Montalvo's Culinary Fellow
  • Exclusive Director's Circle appreciation party in a Trustee's home

$5,000 - Artist Circle


All the benefits of the Villa Circle level, plus –

  • Complimentary parking at all Carriage House Concerts
  • Special opportunities to meet select Carriage House Concert artists at private receptions
  • Invitation to a national ArtVenture trip

$10,000 - Creative Circle


All the benefits of the Artist Circle level, plus –

  • Annual Creative Circle Dinner invitation
  • Invitation to travel on an International ArtVenture trip with the Executive Director
  • Invitation to an annual holiday party at the home of the Executive Director

$15,000 - Garden Circle


All the benefits of the Creative Circle level, plus –

  • Exclusive lunch for four with the Executive Director in the Villa
  • Invitation to join select “meet and greet” receptions with certain artists

$25,000 - Program Partner


All the benefits of the Garden Circle level, plus –

  • Significant Villa/facilities rental discounts at Montalvo for 50-200 guests
  • Special signage recognition

Membership and donations can be made online or by sending a check to the address below.