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Arts Patrons

The Santa Fe Arts Patrons Program is the support organization of the SF Fine Arts Hall, Fine Arts programs, Spring Arts Festival, and Spring Arts House. Your membership directly supports these significant fine arts' activities and the community cultural enrichment programs that SF has been producing for over 40 years.

To become a SF Arts Patron, contact Kathryn Lehman, Coordinator of Cultural Programs, fill out and mail the printable form, or donate online (be sure to select "Spring Arts House Patron Membership" under the designation drop-down menu).

About the Arts at SF

Over forty years in the making, with the enthusiastic support of a community-wide audience, the Fine Arts Department at Santa Fe College continues to build its programs regionally, nationally and internationally.

Santa Fe students can be seen year-round in professional-level public performances and exhibitions for which they have been groomed and carefully guided by the talented Dance, Music, Theater and Visual Arts faculty.

Fine Arts Hall

Visionary, Founding and Platinum Patrons become part of Santa Fe’s history with your name or your designee’s name on a seat in the new state-of-the-art Fine Arts Hall.

  • 606 seat auditorium with superior acoustics
  • 77 foot tall fly gallery, with a 51x26 foot proscenium
  • 20 person orchestra pit located nine feet below the stage area
  • large multi-purpose classroom for use as dance studio, hall or performance space
  • high-end audio/visual, theatrical lighting and equipment
  • scene shop, costume shop, make-up and dressing suites to support productions and serve as teaching spaces
Spring Arts Festival

All patrons receive access to exclusive Spring Arts sponsored events and a limited edition signed commemorative poster each year of involvement.

Held in the downtown historic district, the festival is one of the three largest annual events in Gainesville and known for its high quality, unique artwork.

 

Patron Levels

PRESIDENT'S COUNCIL PATRON - LIFETIME MEMBERSHIP
$10,000 & Above - May be paid in installments over 3 years.

  • Your name or your designee’s name permanently recognized with a name plate on seven SF Fine Arts Hall Level 1 seats (limited availability)
  • Four season tickets to the SF Performing Arts Series including the Children’s Concert and VIP Dinner Party each season
  • Backstage tour for four guests at a selected SF Performing Arts Series event
  • Lifetime privileges for patron and nine guests in the Spring Arts House during the Spring Arts Festival weekend
  • Ten reservations to the Patrons’ SF Arty Party and the Patrons’ Brunch during SF Spring Arts Festival
  • All patron standard benefits*

TRUSTEES PATRON - LIFETIME MEMBERSHIP
$5,000 to $10,000 - May be paid in installments over 3 years.

  • Your name or your designee’s name permanently recognized with a name plate on five SF Fine Arts Hall Level 1 seats (limited availability)
  • Four season tickets to the SF Performing Arts Series including the Children’s Concert and VIP Dinner Party each season
  • Lifetime privileges for patron and nine guests in the Spring Arts House during the Spring Arts Festival weekend
  • Ten reservations to the Patrons’ SF Arty Party and the Patrons’ Brunch during SF Spring Arts Festival
  • All patron standard benefits*

FOUNDERS PATRON
$2,500 - May be paid in installments over 3 years.

  • Your name or your designee’s name permanently recognized with a name plate on two SF Fine Arts Hall Level 1 seats and one Level 2 seat (limited availability)
  • Privileges for patron and five guests in the Spring Arts House during the Spring Arts Festival weekend
  • Six reservations to the Patrons’ SF Arty Party and the Patrons’ Brunch during the Festival
  • All patron standard benefits*

SCHOLARS PATRON
$1,000 Annually

  • Privileges for patron and three guests in the Spring Arts House during the Spring Arts Festival weekend
  • Four reservations to the Patrons’ SF Arty Party and the Patrons’ Brunch during the Festival
  • All patron standard benefits*

DEPARTMENT CHAIR PATRON
$500 Annually

  • Privileges for patron and two guests in the Spring Arts House during the Spring Arts Festival weekend
  • Three reservations to the Patrons’ SF Arty Party and the Patrons’ Brunch during the Festival
  • All patron standard benefits*

PROFESSOR PATRON
$250 Annually

  • Privileges for patron and one guest in the Spring Arts House during the Spring Arts Festival weekend
  • Two reservations to the Patrons’ SF Arty Party and the Patrons’ Brunch during the Festival
  • All patron standard benefits*

LECTURER PATRON
$100 Annually

  • Privileges for patron and two guests in the Spring Arts House during the Spring Arts Festival weekend
  • Three reservations to the Patrons’ SF Arty Party and the Patrons’ Brunch during the Festival
  • All patron standard benefits*
Patron Benefits Chart
Donors making gifts of $15,000 and above receive additional benefits tailored to their individual interests, such as the opportunity to sponsor a performance or event.