Entertainment brings people together like nothing else can. Gather your friends and family together to celebrate a birthday, holiday, or milestone event; thank employees for a job well done; come together for a mini-reunion; or enjoy a special experience everyone will remember.
Discounts begin for groups of 10 or more. Pre- and post-show party rooms, catering, bar and beverage services are available to make your event complete. And, our experienced event planners are here to help you with all the details. Call (269) 927-8700, option 3 or email the Box Office at firstname.lastname@example.org to arrange your group event at The Mendel Center!
Do you work for a social service organization that could benefit from subsidized tickets? Click here to download the ticket request form.
When you purchase 3 or more season events, you receive a 10% discount off the regular ticket price.If you also contribute a one-time gift of $50 or more, or make an annual monthly pledge of $5 or more per month, before you purchase your series package, you will receive a 15% discount and become a Mendel Center Member with all the benefits available at your giving level.
Ticket exchange privileges
As a Mendel Center season series purchaser, you may exchange tickets until seven days before the event. You may choose another event from the current season. If tickets for the new performance or speaker costs more, you will only pay the difference. If the new event costs less, we will provide you with a gift card or we will credit your account for the balance.
Early access to tickets
Series ticket packages go on sale before individual show tickets are made available. By becoming a Mendel Center season series ticket package purchaser, you are among the first to purchase tickets and have the opportunity to reserve some of the best seats in the house.
Priority series package purchasing next season
As a series package purchaser this season, next year you will have priority purchasing opportunities before new series packages or individual show tickets are available.
Advance notice of special performances when you provide us with your email address
Invitation to the 2023-2024 Season Reveal Party
Students, faculty, and staff of Lake Michigan College receive discounts for most performances that are part of the published Mendel Center Mainstage season brochure. Be prepared to show your LMC ID when you purchase your ticket. Faculty and staff may use payroll deduction for any ticket purchase over $100 through the Mendel Center Box Office. Ask the Box Office staff for a payroll deduction form or download the form here. Student Rush discounts may be available for some shows. Students will receive an email from Student Services when discount opportunities become available.
Arts Factor is an initiative that increases access to live performances on The Mendel Center Mainstage among underserved members of our community. We work with local service organizations to identify young people, families, seniors, and individuals with disabilities who would benefit from educationally and socially enriching activities.
If you work for a service organization, you can download the ticket request form here. For more information about the Arts Factor program and eligibility, please contact Jacquie Johnson at or (269) 927-8609.