Louisville Folk School is a 501C3 nonprofit with a mission to engage the folk music traditions of Kentuckians through education and performance, build on the rich cultural history of the bluegrass state, while creating community through the arts. You can support us through a one-time or recurring donation here or join as a member below.


Membership benefits - Be a part of an amazing community centered around the joy of folk music. Your contribution directly supports traditional arts and artists.

Through your membership in Louisville Folk School, you make it possible for youth and adults, from all income levels and every walk of life, to experience the joy of music. With your support, Louisville Folk School will continue its history of bringing people together to learn about, listen to, and perform music. Memberships are active for one year. 


Individual Membership $60

  1. 10% discount on group class and workshop enrollments for one individual
  2. 10% off LFS merchandise
  3. Exclusive access to Members only events


Household/Family Membership $100

Enjoy all the perks of Individual membership for up to four members of the same household.

Benefactor Membership $250

Enjoy all the perks of Household membership, plus:

  1. 20% off LFS merchandise
  2. Two LFS t-shirts
  3. Two tickets to our annual fundraising event - What is Folk? Fest 2023


Legend Membership $500 

Enjoy all the perks of Benefactor membership, plus:

  1. Two *preferred seating* tickets to any two Cupola Concert events (must RSVP before tickets sell out)
  2. Acknowledgment in our annual report