The Kennedy Center Member Ticket Priority Period allows Kennedy Center Members to purchase tickets* before they go on sale to the general public. The Member Priority Period is just one of the many benefits that we extend to our Members who have made generous donations to the Membership program. These contributions go to support programming, as well as education programs locally, and throughout the country.
Membership benefits are our way of saying "thank you" for your support. All of our benefits are designed to truly enhance your Kennedy Center experience in ways that will be useful and meaningful to you.
Excludes the Kennedy Center Honors and Gala performances. Also excludes Washington Performing Arts Society, Washington Ballet, and certain other non-Kennedy Center Presentations.
In order to take advantage of the Priority Period online, you must be a current Kennedy Center Member and be logged in to our website using your Kennedy Center E-Patron username and password. If you are not a Member of the Kennedy Center you can
If you are already a Member, you simply need to log in using your E-Patron username and password to buy tickets during the Priority Period. Your E-Patron username and password will help us recognize your account and verify your membership.