Membership is offered to the Frederick Arts Council on an annual basis with different rates offered for Individual Artists and Arts Groups or Organizations.

To support the arts in Frederick County
To assist artists, non-profit arts organizations, and the community through grants, scholarships, technical assistance, and marketing opportunities
To support a vibrant Arts and Entertainment District in downtown
To support Arts in Education initiatives
To support the Frederick Festival of the Arts and other community arts events
To advocate for the arts and the economic impact of the arts on Frederick County
To receive valuable Membership Benefits
To feel a sense of pride in supporting the local arts The Frederick Arts Council counts on various support to accomplish the above tasks and rely on people like you to be partners in this work.

Individual Artist Benefits include: Basic Membership (All Members)

Membership Card (entitles you to discounts at various local places –contact FAC for a list)

Listing on the FAC website with link to your website

VIP member privileges and/or discounts at FAC events

FAC electronic newsletter, ART LINK, published twice monthly

Arts Groups/Organizations Benefits include:

Support the arts in Frederick County by joining the Frederick Arts Council (FAC) as an arts affiliate member and reap the many rewards listed below (certain restrictions may apply).

Listing and Linkage on the FAC Website:  Ability to place your organization’s information on the FAC website, including listing in the arts directory with hyperlinks, as well as list dates on the calendar of events and other announcements.

Receive & Publicize in the FAC Newsletter:  Published twice monthly, this electronic newsletter, titled ART LINK, will provide you with current information about what is happening throughout the arts community. Submissions are due the first and third Monday of each month in order to be published the following week. Photos need to be in a jpeg format with 200dpi.


Individual Artist/Supporter $25 annually
Family $50 annually
Non-Profit Arts & Other Organizations $75 annually
For-Profit Arts Organizations $100 annually

Membership Dues are billed annually.  Benefits will be provided to current members in good standing.

Download the Membership Form

If you have questions, please contact us at or call 301-662-4190.