GAI membership—a great value that supports our mission! Become a GAI member today and connect with our community of global citizens. Whether you’re interested in modern German, Austrian, and Swiss culture, food and beverages, heritage and traditions, or learning the German language, a GAI membership has something to offer for all interests and ages.

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Membership Benefits

GAI members receive:

  • A monthly subscription to our e-newsletter, as well as our mid-month Überblick email of upcoming events and opportunities
  • Discounts on German language and culture classes
  • Discounts on tickets and early registration opportunities to select GAI events, as well as invitations to events offered by partner organizations
  • Fun opportunities to participate in or volunteer at events including the GAI’s Deutsche Tage, St. Paul Oktoberfest, and Christmas in Germany, as well as book readings, lectures, concerts, and much more.

November Member Deal

Buy one beer, get one free at Utepils Brewing. Enjoy traditional European-style beers with a twist brewed by GAI beer partner Utepils Brewing and Taproom in Minneapolis. Please be prepared to show proof of GAI membership (membership confirmation email or letter).

December Member Deal

Enjoy 20% off tickets to VocalEssence holiday concert, WELCOME CHRISTMAS featuring all VocalEssence vocal ensembles in concert for the first time in five decades. Accompanied by the historic Northrop pipe organ with a spectacular 7,000 pipes. VocalEssence is pulling out all the stops to ring in the season of wonder.
Saturday, December 10 at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday, December 11 at 4 p.m.
Purchase tickets with member discount code gaichristmas here: Buy Tickets

Basic Levels

Individual $40
Household $75 (Valid for up to two adults and all children under 18 living at the same address. All household members receive membership benefits.)
Senior $35 (Valid for one or two adults age 60+)
Full-time student: free (Please provide copy of valid student ID to membership@gaimn.org)

*For those who would like the extra service of a print newsletter, $5 will be added to the cost of a membership.

Supporting Memberships

Supporting memberships are available for members to support the mission of the GAI at the following levels:

$150   $250   $500   $1,500

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GAI Membership is valid for one year from the date of joining or renewing. Membership, less the fair market value of offered benefits, is tax-deductible. Memberships are non-refundable.

Questions? Contact our development team at membership@gaimn.org.

Vielen Dank!