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 to arrange your group event at The Mendel Center Mainstage!
Do you work for a social service organization that could benefit from subsidized tickets? Click here to download the ticket request form.
Senior, Student, and Veteran Discounts
Ticket discounts are available to seniors, students, and veterans for most performances that are a part of the published The Mendel Center Mainstage season brochure. Discounts may not apply to all performances so see the brochure or specific show web page for availability. Discounts do not apply to Stage Side seating, and cannot be combined with Mainstage Series discounts or other discounts and special offers.
Mendel Center Mainstage season show discounts are available to:
Seniors 60 or older
Students through college
Veterans and active duty service members
Current Lake Michigan College students. LMC students should present their current student identification card to the Box Office when ordering tickets.
To register for free student workshops, masterclasses, and Economic Club Speaker Q&A sessions, click here.
Lake Michigan College Community Discounts
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 as discount opportunities become available.
Mainstage Performance Series Membership
When you become a Mainstage Performance Series member, you receive package discount pricing based on the number of shows you purchase, as well as many benefits exclusively available to Mainstage Performance series members.
Economic Club of Southwestern Michigan Speakers Series Membership
Learn more about becoming a Speakers Series member.
Arts Factor Tickets
Arts Factor is a new initiative designed to increase 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 Grace Kelmer at or (269) 927-8193.