The Tobin Center is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit-organization that 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.  For a full list of our Tobin Center Friends, Click Here!

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.