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Starting at $2,500.00/year

Become a member of the James Beard Foundation Membership Program to gain access to member only experiences.

All Benefactor members receive:

  • Member receives member pricing for James Beard House dinners and select events
  • Early access to James Beard House dinner reservations
  • Priority wait-list access to James Beard House dinner reservations
  • Subscription to Previews, member-only James Beard House upcoming events calendar
  • Subscription to Beard Bites, our weekly digital newsletter
  • Culinary content curated especially for members
  • Dedicated entry at JBF events for you and your guests
  • Member pricing for 2 guests to James Beard House dinners and select events
  • Exclusive offers through JBF Perks
  • Member pricing for 4 guests to James Beard House dinners and select events
  • Invitation for 2 to annual Beard Circle receptions in New York, Chicago, and Los Angeles
  • JBF curated food recommendations in cities across the country
  • Limited edition James Beard swag
  • Member pricing for 6 guests to James Beard House dinners and select events
  • 2 tickets to Chef’s Night Out event3
  • Invitation for 2 to an annual JBF Leadership Breakfast
  • 2 Greens Individual Memberships to gift to family, friends, or co-workers
  • (value of goods and services $350)
  • 2 tickets to 1 Taste America Raising the Bar cocktail reception4
  • Invitation for 2 to Annual Awards ancillary events3
  • A culinary book curated by James Beard Foundation
  • (value of goods and services $650)

3 Currently, this event only takes place in Chicago.
4 Currently, this event takes place in cities across the country.

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  • By registering you agree to the terms and conditions set forth by James Beard Foundation. This membership is assigned to the person stated on the front of the card and is non-transferable. We reserve the right to revoke this membership if its privileges are abused.

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