The Tobin Center relies on the annual support of individuals who participate in our sustaining membership programs to make possible the many endeavors we pursue in support of our mission including:

• Dynamic educational and community outreach programs that gives greater access to the arts for all children
• Subsidizing rentals for our seven (7) resident companies including the San Antonio Symphony, Ballet San Antonio, and Opera San Antonio and all non-profit organizations that utilize The Tobin Center
• Presenting performances that include world-renowned artists from Paul McCartney to Wynton Marsalis

In grateful acknowledgment of your generosity, The Tobin Center offers a variety of exclusive benefits to enrich each member's performing arts experience.

Tobin Center Friend memberships range from $150 to $1,000 and offer an array of benefits.

For a more exclusive experience, consider a membership in one of our Tobin Center Circle memberships.


Tobin Center Friends are a dedicated group who support the performing arts with charitable contributions beyond the purchase of tickets. When you become a Friend, you join a community of donors who receive insider access and an array of special benefits.

JOIN  Bronze $150

Get the opportunity to buy before the public and receive:

  • Pre-sale opportunities (some restrictions apply)
  • Special  ticket offers and event invitations

JOIN  Silver $250

Receive all Bronze level benefits above plus:

  • Behind-the-scenes tours - Learn from Tobin experts on exciting topics ranging from how performers are booked to kitchen secrets from our in-house Chef.
  • Invitation to Season Announcement Party

JOIN  Gold $500

Receive all Bronze and Silver level benefits above plus:

  • Two Denman Founders Lounge access passes
  • One free Premium Garage Parking voucher - Reserved garage parking spot  

JOIN  Platinum $1000

Receive all Bronze, Silver, and Gold level benefits above plus:

  • Denman Founders Lounge access - avoid the bar lines and sip in style!
  • Select artist Meet & Greet invitations


Members of the Tobin Center Circle program are our leading advocates and ambassadors. When you support us with a gift of $2,500 or more, you join a group of dedicated partners that engage with the organization, receive special access, and understand the need for and impact of their philanthropy. Circle Members receive all Friend benefits plus:

JOIN  Partner $2,500

  • Ticketing concierge service - Enjoy a customized ticket experience and premium services.
  • Waived ticket fees
  • Luxury box upgrade opportunities (before the public)

JOIN  Premium $5,000

All Partner Circle benefits plus:

  • Seat plaque recognition on one seat - Be a part of Tobin history.
  • Free Premium Garage Parking - Reserved garage parking spot.

JOIN  President's Circle $10,000

All Premium and Partner Circle benefits plus:

  • Waived rental fee for a private event (Lounge/Rotunda)
  • Free valet parking
  • Exclusive Champagne Reception invitation

JOIN  Chairman's Circle $25,000

All Premium, Partner, & President Circle benefits plus:

  • Named box (four seats) for one year (include ticket bank)

Monthly installments are available with a minimum 12-month commitment.

Benefits are valid one year from the date your gift is received unless otherwise noted.


Please contact Susie Walker-Atchison, Director of Development, for more information.

* Some restrictions apply. The Tobin Center for the Performing Arts is dedicated to a quality patron experience and it is a violation of our policy to allow resale or attempted resale of tickets at a higher price than that appearing on the ticket. Noncompliance with this policy or any other Tobin Center policies can result in forfeiture of membership benefits without a refund.