Big Ears began over ten years ago as a small festival with big dreams. Since then, you’ve helped us become one of the world’s most eagerly anticipated musical and cultural events.

Now established as a 501(c)3 non-profit organization with a dynamic board of directors and a small, dedicated staff, support and contributions from donors like you make it possible for Big Ears to share the sheer joy and transformative power of great music and art with new audiences.

Your generosity makes the full scope of the Big Ears experience possible. Your support enables us to program world-class concerts by many of the leading composers and performers of our time — along with films, exhibitions, talks and discussions, workshops, literary events and more.

Thank you for supporting the Big Ears Festival! Big Ears is only made possible by DONORS LIKE YOU.


Big Ears Festival
501 West Main Street, PO Box 217
Knoxville, TN 37901-0901

To learn more about the benefits at the $10,000+ level, contact celine(at)bigearsfestival(dot)org

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