Become a Member of the Avalon

Membership Program

Thanks to supporters like you, the historic Avalon Theatre was rescued from closing in 2003 and now stands as a vibrant, community-focused landmark in DC’s Chevy Chase neighborhood.

Avalon members receive a fantastic array of money-saving benefits, including discounted tickets and concessions, FREE admission (at certain levels), and discounts at neighborhood retailers. Members also receive special perks such as invitations to exclusive screenings.

Join today and your contribution will support:

  • DC’s only independent, non-profit movie theater
  • A dynamic mix of excellent studio, independent, and foreign films
  • Programs for all members of the community, including seniors, students and families
  • First-class digital projection and sound
  • Our beautifully restored historic theater building

Take a look at the membership benefits, find the level that’s right for you, and sign up today!

Membership Benefits

Membership Levels
(cost: single/couple*)
Student
($35 with valid student ID)
Supporting Actor
($75 / $125)
Actor
($150 / $250)
Star
($300 / $500)
Director
($1000 / $1500)
Discounted ticket prices
(See chart below.)
n/a
FREE
admission
n/a n/a
ALL DAY MON; SUN 6-10 PM

ALL DAY MON-THU; SUN 6-10 PM

ALWAYS!
Discounts at local businesses
Invitations to exclusive screenings
Ticket purchases by phone
$1 off any size popcorn* n/a
V.I.P. access
(no waiting in line!)
$1 off any size beverage* (non-alcoholic only)
$1 off any size beverage* (includes beer & wine)
FREE popcorn*
Guest receives member price
(1 for single / 2 for couple)

 

Discounted ticket prices

ADULTS (18-61) $4.00 off full-price admission / $1.00 off bargain show admission
SENIORS (62+) $2.50 off senior price admission / $2.00 off bargain show admission
STUDENTS
(with valid ID)
$1.75 off student price admission / $1.00 off bargain show admission
Weekend Family Matinees Discount varies, but extends to entire party as long as one party member is an Avalon Member.
JOIN OR RENEW NOW

Download a printable donation form

Please contact Susan Kirby with any membership-related questions at:
skirby@theavalon.org or at our business office at (202) 966-2149.

Avalon Memberships make great gifts!

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AN AVALON MEMBERSHIP IS VALID FOR ONE YEAR.

Single memberships admit member alone unless otherwise noted. Couple memberships are available to two people at one address. Member discounts and free admission apply to regular films, Wednesday night cultural programs, and Weekend Family Matinees. Member discounts and/or free admission benefits are not available for special engagements or fundraising events unless specifically noted.

*Concession discount applies to member only.