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April 4-6, 2025

Word of South

Become a Word of South Sustaining Member!

Please join us in becoming a Sustaining Member of the unique cultural experience that is Word of South. This event takes place annually in the heart of beautiful Tallahassee, Cascades Park, and showcases local and national authors and musicians. A majority of the events are free to the public, and with your support, we can keep it that way!

As a Sustaining Member you will receive:

Preferred parking throughout the weekend

Access to VIP lounge

Recognition on the Word of South website

First Access to our Artist Lineup Reveal in February

Sustaining Membership Levels:

Starting Sustaining Member:

If you are 35 or younger, you can enjoy all the benefits of a Sustaining Member for just $100.


With a standard contribution of at least $250, you can receive all of the benefits detailed above to enjoy the VIP WOS experience.

Super Sustaining Member:

For a gift of $500 or more, you will receive all of the standard Sustaining Member benefits plus a sampling of books and CDs by festival authors and musicians, as well as access to our exclusive Artist Party.

Your generous gift will help continue this festival for years to come. Thank you for joining our sponsors in making literature and music accessible to all in our community.

*A membership may include up to two people!

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$100 Starting Sustaining Member (35 and under)
$250 Sustaining Member
$500 Super Sustaining Member

If you'd prefer to mail a check, please send to:
Word of South
PO Box 861
Tallahassee, FL 32302

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Thank you for your contribution to the Word of South Festival!

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Word of South will never share your name, contact information, or credit card number with an outside entity or individual. Word of South will keep your name and contact information to communicate with you regarding the Word of South Festival, annual events, and to send your Sustaining Member or Sponsorship goodies to you, but will never use your information to promote events or products unrelated to the Word of South Festival.