The WBEZ MemberCard has hundreds of discounts in the Chicagoland area and not only do you save money – you can also save yourself a headache by using the card as a guide to doing things in your area.

Supporting WBEZ couldn’t be more cost effective.

The MemberCard is an automatic membership benefit for listeners who join at $120 ($10 a month on High Fidelity) and above. 

Click here for a list of all the benefits the MemberCard has to offer.

CREATE A DATE NIGHT- Picture this 2-for-1 evening: Go out for dinner and save $20 on one entrée, and then take in a show and save $20 on one a ticket. That’s how you save $40 in one night! Do this THREE TIMES IN ONE YEAR you will get back your entire donation for your WBEZ MemberCard!


SHOW A FRIEND AROUND CHICAGO- take them to the MCA, then eat at the Atwood Café, and then go to a show at Second City. All 3 participate in the WBEZ MemberCard and will give you 2-for-1 discounts and save you some cash for supporting WBEZ.


There are nearly 200 Chicagoland restaurants where the 2-for-1 MemberCard can be used! We all know you are going to go out, so why not save some money and possibly try a new place to eat that you had never thought of.  Check out all the benefits offered on the MemberCard.

Some highlights:

Steppenwolf Theatre
1650 N. Halsted St., Chicago

Pegasus Restaurant
130 S. Halsted St., Chicago

Manny's Coffee Shop
1141 S. Jefferson St., Chicago

Buddy Guy's Legends
700 S. Wabash, Chicago

505 Main St., Evanston

Medici on 57th
1327 E. 57th St., Chicago

Cloran Mansion
1237 Franklin St., Galena 

Silver Lake Country Club
14700 S. 82nd Ave., Orland Park

Second City
1616 N. Wells St., Chicago

Museum of Contemporary Art
220 E. Chicago Ave., Chicago 


Don't see your favorite restaurant as a benefit? Request it here. We'll contact the establishment and ask them to join in as a 2-for-1 benefit.

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