How to Give

  • Patrons

    Annual contribution starting at CHF 100,000

    Benefits according to individual agreement.

  • Friends Gold

    Annual contribution starting at CHF 25,000

    You can decide on the purpose of your support: LUCERNE FESTIVAL ORCHESTRA | LUCERNE FESTIVAL ACADEMY | LUCERNE FESTIVAL General Operations

    Your benefits:

    - Invitations to join rehearsals and artist talks

    - Invitation to the reception and dinner at the Summer Festival Opening

    - Invitation to receptions during the Festivals in spring, summer and autumn 

    - Invitation to the Festival End Dinner as part of the Summer Festival

    - Access to the VIP-Festival-Lounge 

    - Invitation to a season preview event   

    - Special recognition in LUCERNE FESTIVAL programs and on the website

    - International music and culture tours

  • Friends Silver

    Annual contribution starting at CHF 1,750 to 12,000

    Contribution levels are based on the number of pre-sale tickets (per concert):
    1 ticket: CHF 1,750      
    2 tickets: CHF 2,500   
    4 tickets: CHF 5,000
    6 tickets: CHF 9,500        
    8 tickets: CHF 12,000

    Your benefits:

    - Access to pre-sale tickets

    - Invitations to join rehearsals and artist talks

    - Invitation to the festivities during the Summer Festival Opening

    - Invitation to receptions during the Festivals in spring, summer and autumn 

    - Invitation to the Festival End Dinner as part of the Summer Festival

    - Access to the VIP-Festival-Lounge 

    - Invitation to a season preview event   

    - International music and culture tours

  • Friends Bronze

    Your benefits:

    - Access to pre-sale tickets (18 tickets per year)

    - Invitations to join rehearsals and artist talks

    - Invitation to receptions during the Festivals in spring, summer and autumn 

    - Access to the VIP-Festival-Lounge 

    - Invitation to a season preview event   

    - International music and culture tours

  • Sponsors

    Your benefits:

    - Access to pre-sale tickets (8 tickets per year)

    - Invitation to receptions during the Festivals in spring, summer and autumn 

    - Access to the VIP-Festival-Lounge 

    - Invitation to a season preview event   

  • Young Friends

    Ages 18 to 39 
    Annual fee CHF 200 / 100 (students)

    Your benefts: 

    - Joint concert visits with reduced tickets of CHF 50 

    - Special pre- or after-performance programs (introductions to works, artist talks, aperitif, nightcap)

    - Invitation to rehearsal visits and artist talks

    - Invitation to receptions during the spring, summer and autumn festivals

    - Invitation to a season preview event   

    - Music and cultural trips of the Junge Freunde LUCERNE FESTIVAL as well as other activities (hiking, skiing day)

    BRONZE STARTER Friends

    Ages 40 to 45
    Annual contribution of CHF 750

    Your benefits: 

    - Joint concert visits with 50% reduction on the ticket price 

    - Special pre- or after-performance programs (introductions to works, artist talks, aperitif, nightcap)

    - Access to pre-sale tickets to LUCERNE FESTIVAL events (max. 6 tickets per year)

    - Access to the VIP-Festival-Lounge 

    - Invitation to rehearsal visits and artist talks

    - Invitation to receptions during the spring, summer and autumn festivals

    - Invitation to a season preview event   

    The category Friend BRONZE STARTERS is exclusively for former Young Friends LUCERNE FESTIVAL

  • Little Friends

    Annual contribution: CHF 250

    Priority ticket purchase right for a maximum of 4 tickets for selected family concerts along with any related program linked to the event