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Texas Folklife

Folk and Traditional Arts of Texas

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Texas Folklife members help keep the folklife and traditional arts of Texas alive and well! Your membership is critical to our success and also gives a big return - your tax-deductible membership brings you many benefits including tickets to Texas Folklife events, event announcements, discounts, collector CDs, members only receptions and unique gift items created by Texas artists.

Choose a sustaining membership plan to enjoy best value and special benefits:


$5 / month - Family Membership

$8.33 / month - Friend Membership

$20.83 / month - Hero Membership

$41.66 / month - Legend Membership
$83.33 / month - Folk Saint Membership

Monthly Sustaining Membership 

You can also make a one time annual donation for your membership:

$25 - Student/Senior Membership

$35 - Individual Membership

$60 - Family Membership

$100 - Friend Membership

$250 - Hero Membership

$500 - Legend Membership
$1000 - Folk Saint Membership


One-Time Annual Gift Membership


Download, print and return a PDF of our membership form


Do you know someone who loves hard-to-find and unusual cultural treasures? Someone who loves traditional music, appreciates folk arts and supports Texas artists? Give them the gift of membership to Texas Folklife.  Or get one for yourself and give yourself the gift of folklife treasures. Your purchases go directly to ensuring that we continue to keep those important traditions alive thruogh our programs. Every little bit helps, and we really appreciate it.


Thank you for your membership with Texas Folklife!



Please consider making a donation to Texas Folklife to help keep our many community programs and activities going full-speed ahead.

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You may also wish to contribute by becoming a member of Texas Folklife, which offers several benefits.  

If you wish to make an in-kind donation, please fill out our in-kind donation form.  You will receive a copy of the form for your records upon submission.

Texas Folklife is a 501c(3) organization. All contributions are tax deductible. Tax ID #74-2360058

We involve volunteers on an ongoing basis in our various programs and initiatives, matching our needs with volunteer skills and fit. 

Please use the link below to get in touch with is and tell us about yourself.

Volunteer Form

At Texas Folklife, we pride ourselves on having a dedicated team of professionals that bring their passion and love of Texas and culture to bear.  Our team consists of Staff members, our Board of Directors and Sponsors.  Through our programs we partner through the year with several collaborators and contributors with whom we establish mutually beneficial relationships.  We also offer focused internship programs for qualified students who earn valuable experience working with our extended team, while bringing their unique talents and passions to bear on our varied project work.

To inquire about available opportunities to work with Texas Folklife, please , and tell us about your qualifications, interests and potential opportunities.  Thank you for your interest.