Member Benefits & Events

Member Events

We invite our KQED Members to periodic free or discounted cultural events in the Bay Area. Please sign up for On Q to get on the events mailing list.



KQED Member Discount to 12th Annual Bay Area Flamenco Festival
February 12 – February 25
Various Bay Area Locations

The 12th annual Bay Area Flamenco Festival, will celebrate gypsy flamenco music and dance from Spain. This year’s festival presents a thrilling lineup of performances by some of Spain’s top dancers and musicians at venues in San Francisco and the East Bay.

A highlight of the festival will be Jose Maya’s West Coast debut of Latente: A Flamenco Journey at the Herbst Theater in San Francisco on Sunday February 19, 2017 at 7:00pm.

KQED members receive 10% discount when purchasing tickets and using the discount code FUEGO at CityBoxOffice.com.

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Tomb Treasures

KQED Member Days: Free Admission to the Asian Art Museum
Fri, Feb 24 – Sat, Feb 25
San Francisco

Recently unearthed royal tombs reveal the extravagance, artistry and elegance of China’s Han dynasty — one of the most advanced civilizations of the ancient world. The Asian Art Museum’s exclusive presentation of Tomb Treasures: New Discoveries From China’s Han Dynasty features 100 rare selections making their U.S. debut and revealing fascinating royal tales of splendor and pleasure, romance and immortality.

Admission is free to KQED members plus one guest (total of two persons per KQED MemberCard or copy of On Q magazine) on Friday, February 24, 2017 and Saturday, February 25, 2017 from 10am to 5pm. Tickets are based on day-of availability only.

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On Q Magazine Past Issues

On Q Member Magazine

As a KQED Member, you are eligible to receive a printed copy of our On Q member magazine mailed to you monthly. Please telephone (415) 553-2150 from 9am to 5pm or email member@kqed.org to get on the mailing list.

If you prefer to view the magazine online instead, it is available here.

For additional web-exclusive content, visit On Q Insider.

KQED Donor Event

Major Donor Benefits

As a member of one of our major donor societies, you get an insider look at the programming and services of KQED, including tours of our studios and chances to meet public media personalities like David Greene, Jacques Pépin, Dina Temple Raston, Michael Krasny and others. View All Major Donor Benefits.

KQED Member Tours

Go behind the scenes and sounds of KQED during a tour of our digital television and radio studios. To reserve your guided tour, call 415-553-2849 or e-mail docent@kqed.org

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KQED Member Help

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-5pm, at (415) 553-2150 or member@kqed.org.

Answers to many of your questions can also be found in Membership FAQ


KQED Passport

KQED Passport is a new 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 — including all five seasons of Downton Abbey. In addition to these signature series, the library is full of public television’s acclaimed arts, science, history, and lifestyle programs; including How We Got to Now, Earth a New Wild, Austin City Limits, and a rotating selection of films from Ken Burns — currently Jazz and Unforgivable Blackness: The Rise and Fall of Jack Johnson are available.

Look for the blue compass icon next to programs that are Passport-eligible.

More about KQED Passport

KQED Public Media for Northern CA