Arts Drive

Donate $35 to the arts in February and get discounts throughout the year

Choose one of the following ways to donate:

  • Reserve an arts license plate
  • Donate to ArtsMemphis
  • Become a member of Tennesseans for the Arts

Reserve an arts license plate

70 % of state funding for the arts comes from the sale of specialty license plates. Once 500 new arts plates have been sold, they will go into production and be distributed to all who ordered.

Donate to ArtsMemphis 
ArtsMemphis funds arts groups and arts education programs throughout Memphis. More than 95% of every dollar raised through the annual campaign is reinvested in the community through arts support.

Become a member of Tennesseans for the Arts
Tennesseans for the Arts supports local arts organizations; supports the work of the Tennesseans Arts Commission in every city and county; works with legislators to secure funding; assists the Arts Caucus in the General Assembly; and organizes arts advocacy events.

Bring your receipt to any participating arts group in February and receive:

  • An ArtsCard from ArtsMemphis offering 2-for-1 ticket discounts
  • A special gift from the arts group where you redeem your offer
For a complete list of participating arts groups click here.