Fender Center

CAMPAIGN 800 is a fundraising and marketing platform, designed with the support of The John F. Kennedy for the Performing Arts Center, pursuant to their AIC mentoring program, to expand present operations to meet the need of 800 children with love and interest for learning music currently on the Fender Center's waiting list.

CAMPAIGN 800 is a three-year fundraising initiative which has ignited the interest of world-renowned performing artists, corporations, and individuals. This fundraising initiative will ensure growth and sustainability of the Kids Rock Free program for future generations.

The Fender Center for Music Education is a non-profit center dedicated to the music education of children located in Corona, CA. Run by the Fender Museum of the Arts Foundation, a 501(c)3 corporation, the board is made up of civic leaders, elected officials, and business leaders. The main focus of the Center is to provide music education to children at no or low cost. The Fender Center's Kids Rock Free® Program currently offers professional caliber performing arts education including piano, guitar, bass guitar, combo band, vocal performance and drums to children ages 7 - 17. Since the program's inception, over 10,000 children have participated and received free and low cost musical instruction. The Fender Center also conducts events throughout the year to bring musical experiences to the general public and raise funds to continue the important work of music education.

The Fender Museum of Music and the Arts is open to the public, Wednesday thru Saturday. Admission to the Museum benefits the Kids Rock Free program. The Museum features the Creators Gallery, Lifestyle Gallery, Custom Shop Gallery, Experience Gallery, and John Cash: An American Icon exhibit.

Annually, the Fender Center hosts public and private events, utilizing state-of-the-art indoor and outdoor performance venues.

Fender Center for the Performing Arts
365 N Main Street
Corona, CA 92880


Wednesday - Saturday 11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Admission Fees:
Adults = $10
Senior Citizens = $8
Students with ID's = $8
Children under 12 = Free with each paid Adult
Additional Child fee = $3

* All proceeds benefit Kids Rock Free®.