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Member Events

We invite our KQED Members to periodic free or discounted cultural events in the Bay Area. Please sign up for On KQED to get on the events mailing list. If you need a Member Card, please contact Member Services or call 415-553-2150 Mon-Fri, 9am-4:45pm.

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Flower Piano

SF Botanical Garden
September 16 - 20, 2022

Flower Piano is Back! San Francisco Botanical Garden and Sunset Piano are excited to present one of the most creative events in the Bay Area from September 16-20, 2022. Flower Piano will transform the Botanical Garden once again into the city’s own alfresco concert hall where everyone is invited to play and listen.

KQED members will receive a 10% discount at the Garden Store and Plant Arbor during Flower Piano.

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Need a KQED Member Card?  Contact Member Services or call (415) 553-2150 Mon-Fri, 9am - 4:45pm.

65th Mill Valley Fall Arts Festival

September 17 - 18, 2022

Enjoy art and music under the redwoods of Old Mill Park September 17-18 at the 65th Mill Valley Fall Arts Festival. View the 130 exhibiting artists, the musical lineup, and Children’s Grove activities. Easy parking and free shuttle. KQED members can receive a $1 discount by using code KQED at the time of online purchase:

Photo by Erma Murphy

Need a KQED Member Card?  Contact Member Services or call (415) 553-2150 Mon-Fri, 9am - 4:45pm.

The San Francisco Fall Show

October 13 - 16,2022
Fort Mason

The San Francisco Fall Show - the leading international art, antiques, and design fair on the West Coast - returns in person with many of the world’s most distinguished dealers for its 40th anniversary, October 13 - October 16 at Fort Mason. Opening Night Gala on October 12.

KQED members receive $5 off general admission using code “KQEDMember” or when showing their KQED member card at the Box Office.

Tickets and information at

Need a KQED Member Card?  Contact Member Services or call (415) 553-2150 Mon-Fri, 9am - 4:45pm.

KQED Member Day at SFMOMA

Free Admission on October 17, 2022

Join KQED at the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA) for KQED Member Day on Monday, October 17, 2022. Experience the power of art this fall when you explore seven floors of SFMOMA’s remarkable collection, including new exhibitions like Juilian Charrière: Erratic and Conversation Pieces. Includes access to the limited-time exhibition Diego Rivera’s America*, the most in-depth examination of Rivera’s work in over two decades.

*Includes two free admissions to Diego Rivera's America on a first come first served basis.

Diego Rivera, The Flower Carrier, 1935; San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, Albert M. Bender Collection, gift of Albert M. Bender in memory of Caroline Walter; © 2022 Banco de México Diego Rivera & Frida Kahlo Museums Trust, Mexico, D.F. / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York; photo: Matthew Millman Photography; courtesy SFMOMA

Need a KQED Member Card?  Contact Member Services or call (415) 553-2150 Mon-Fri, 9am - 4:45pm.

Holidays at Filoli

November 21 - December 2, 2022

Holidays at Filoli is the season to make special memories, bask in the vibrant landscape, and spend time together. KQED members can receive special benefits for weekday daytime admission November 21-December 2, 2022 including 20% off admission and 10% off at the Clock Tower Shop. Use code KQED at checkout to receive 20% off your weekday daytime admission tickets. This discount is only available November 21-December 2, 2022, and Filoli is closed on Thanksgiving. Have your KQED membership card ready to show Filoli staff when you check in during Holidays at Filoli, and to receive your 10% discount in the Clock Tower Shop.

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Need a KQED Member Card?  Contact Member Services or call (415) 553-2150 Mon-Fri, 9am - 4:45pm.

Mark Foehringer's Nutcracker Sweets

Special Offer Mark Foehringer's Nutcracker Sweets
December 3-18, 2022
Cowell Theater, Fort Mason

Mark Foehringer's Nutcracker Sweets, a magical 50-minute danced story with live music, is created for children of all ages and a Bay Area holiday tradition for many families. KQED members get a 10% discount by using code KQEDNS22.

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Need a KQED Member Card?  Contact Member Services or call (415) 553-2150 Mon-Fri, 9am - 4:45pm.

KQED Live - Other Public Events Hosted by KQED

Visit KQED Live for other events open to the public, for both members and non-members.

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Need to check the status of your KQED Membership, make changes to your profile, or find out when your thank-you gift will arrive? Our membership staff is available Monday-Friday, 9am-4:45pm, at (415) 553-2150 or contact Member Services.

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KQED Passport

KQED Passport is a member benefit that gives eligible donors and supporters extended access to an on-demand library of quality public television programming online. The KQED Passport library currently offers members more than 1,000 episodes to watch, with new PBS and KQED programs being added weekly.

The library features episodes from popular programs like American Experience, American Masters, Antiques Roadshow, Nature, NOVA, and Masterpiece. In addition to these signature series, the library is full of public television's acclaimed arts, science, history, and lifestyle programs.

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