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What is the UPAF SMART CARD?

As a UPAF donor of $100 or more, you’ll receive the UPAF SMART CARD. This donor benefit offers “buy one, get one FREE” tickets to one performance for each of the 15 UPAF Member Groups.

Your $300 donation or more includes an additional “buy one, get one free” ticket to performances by each of the Member Groups, for a grand total of 30 performances!

2015-16 SMART CARD Offers and Restrictions

To read more about questions often asked about the SMART CARD and Member Group restriction, please click here.

Log in to Your SMART CARD Account

Enter your SMART CARD number and associated email address on the right sidebar of this page to view your usage.

Additional SMART CARD Benefits

UPAF SMART CARD holders will receive periodic exclusive discount ticket offers to Member Group performances via email newsletter. In addition, more and more values are continually added to the SMART CARD.


Receive a full year of Milwaukee Magazine (12 issues) for just $10. Go to  Print
Courtesy of SafeHouse Milwaukee, card holders receive a 10% discount on any order.  
Courtesy of Antigua Mexican and Latin Restaurant, card holders receive a complimentary appetizer with a dinner order. Antigua Latin Restuant Logo 840x840
Receive a 10% discount on dinner starting at 5 p.m. Monday – Saturday at The Brown Bottle. the-brown-bottle-logo-brown-250x188
Courtesy of Casablanca on Brady, receive a 10% discount on dinner.
Receive a 15% discount on your bill at Saz’s State House. Saz-State-House


Marcus Restaurants offer a 10% discount at Milwaukee ChopHouse, Kil@Wat and Mason Street Grill – just show your SMART CARD. Discount not valid with other offers or promotions.

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In addition, SMART CARD holders who show their card receive a complimentary glass of wine with the purchase of an entree at Onesto, Swig and Water Buffalo, in the Third Ward thanks to Hospitality Democracy.

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From SURG Restaurant Group, enjoy a complimentary appetizer (valued up to $12) at Carnevor, Distil, and HOM (Glendale). Just show your card to your server.

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You will receive the UPAF SMART CARD Performance Guide sponsored by The Marcus Corporation, to help you decide which performances you would like to experience.

You’ll also get Arts Beat, our e-newsletter that is packed with performance information and performing arts news.

The individual performing arts groups designate their own restrictions.
We encourage you to contact the groups directly for specific information. Tickets are subject to availability.

Your card will be valid for one year and will expire shortly after the anniversary of the date you made your gift. To renew your benefits for the next year, simply donate $100 or more to next year’s campaign.

UPAF will never sell, rent or give away personal information it has received from a donor. Read our Privacy Policy for more information.




The SMART CARD is generously sponsored by


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The SMART CARD Performance Guide is generously sponsored by





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