Celebrate New York, take a seat and enjoy the show all summer long! Enjoy the many benefits of SummerStage Membership and support New York City’s premier performing arts festival.


Celebrate who you love now.  Discover who you’ll love next!

Support City Parks Foundation with a SummerStage Membership. Enjoy incredible experiences with exclusive benefits, and feel good knowing that you’re supporting free performances all around the city. Memberships begin at $150 and include express entry and prime seating. Higher level privileges also include VIP tent access, complimentary beverages, and wait service at your seats. Whether your passion is for indie rock, reggae, contemporary dance, or anything in between, we invite you to become a member, support our programs in parks and celebrate with us as we bring local and global artists together at SummerStage.

Our 2018 season will feature two-time Grammy-winning jazz vocalist Gregory Porter, breakout electronica artist Mura Masa, veteran folk artist Rhiannon Giddens, Brooklyn-born hip hop legend Talib Kweli, Grammy-nominated R&B artist Alice Smith, indie rock musical collective Broken Social Scene, Afrobeat artist Femi Kuti & Positive Force, Latin Grammy winner and singer-songwriter Jorge Drexler, and DJ and producer ToKIMONSTA. Members have special access to our benefit concerts including horn-blower extraordinaire Trombone Shorty, British alt-rocker Liam Gallagher, and melodic pop singer and guitarist Jason Mraz.

Workshops and masterclasses held throughout the summer feature instructors from Alvin Ailey Dance teaching steps from the groundbreaking work Revelations and a spoken word series featuring notable actors and poets using Howard Zinn’s book Voices of a People’s History of the United States to bring to life movements that have made our country fair and just.

In addition to purchasing online, you may also become a member by sending a check payable to City Parks Foundation to:

City Parks Foundation
830 Fifth Avenue, 2nd Floor
New York, NY 10065
Attn: SummerStage Membership

Email with any questions.

SummerStage is a program of City Parks Foundation, a registered 501(c)(3) organization, and your membership is deductible to the full extent provided by law.