Help Us Bring America's Music to Central PA!

The Central Pennsylvania Ragtime & American Music Festival is our nation's most intimate ragtime festival and best kept secret! Contributions are critical to sustaining and growing this beloved attraction. Your support in maintaining this tradition ​will be greatly appreciated.


Donors / sponsors are recognized on the Central PA website, in the Festival program, and in email updates. They are also invited to the Donor Party; and receive tiered ticket packages. Contributions in any amount are graciously accepted. All contributions are eligible as a charitable tax donation.

Tier 1 - Festival Donor - $100 (receives 1 ticket to 1 concert*)

Tier 2 - Festival Sponsor - $250 (receives 2 tickets to 1 concert*)

Tier 3 - Festival Partner - $500 (receives 4 tickets to 1 concert*) 

Tier 4 - Festival Favorite - $750 (receives 1 All Access Lite Pass**)

Tier 5 - Railroad Fireman - $1000 (Receives 2 All Access Lite Passes**)

Tier 6 - Railroad Engineer - $2500 (Receives 3 All Access Lite Passes**)

To donate, please click this link, or send a check written to Central PA Ragtime Festival, P.O. Box 272, Orbisonia, PA 17243. 

*Note: For Tier 5/6 donations, please contact us directly and we will coordinate your donation with you. Thank you!


Need more information? You can email us at, call (814) 447-3984, or write to us at Central Pennsylvania Ragtime Festival, P.O. Box 272, Orbisonia, PA 17243.

We thank you for your support!

* Please note - Tiers 1-3 free tickets are not applicable for any co-sponsored events with the East Broad Top Railroad or Rockhill Trolley Museum.

**Please note - All Access passes do not include regularly scheduled rides with the East Broad Top Railroad or Rockhill Trolley Museum. Tickets for those experiences must be purchased separately through their respective websites/ticket offices.

Festival Partners

We are thankful to the following partners/donors who help made the 2021 Central PA Ragtime & American Music Festival possible:

The East Broad Top Foundation

Jan & Terry Bender

WIlliam Hoffmann

David Walker

Fred & Karen Younkins

Harry Traxler

Debbie & Brent Greene


Hockenberry Rentals

Sandy Ridge Catering