$250 / year
Connect with other Friends online and in person at the Friends Hospitality Lounge.
Join a community of readers and thinkers. Become a Friend of the Fair today to receive access to exclusive programming and networking opportunities.
Enjoy in-person* and virtual benefits, including:
- 1 membership badge that identifies you as a Friend during in-person Fair events
- 3 Evenings With tickets
- Access to the Friends Hospitality Lounge
- Early entry and priority seating for in-person Fair and year-round events, based on membership level
- Free admission to the Weekend Street Fair
- Invitation to Special VIP events and receptions
- Limited edition Fair poster and exclusive MBF merchandise
- A dedicated Friends liaison to assist with any questions or requests
- Unlimited Access to all Virtual Programs
- Two-week advance notice of author schedule
- Ticket reservations two weeks prior to the public
* Some benefits will be dependent upon the evolving situation with COVID-19 and ensuring the safety of our attendees.