The Ark

The Ark is Michigan's nonprofit home for folk and roots music. Considered one of the top music clubs in the world, The Ark is renowned for the quality and breadth of its programming. The Ark is an intimate 400-seat club presenting performers ranging from young up-and-comers to classic figures of the folk genre. With live music over 300 nights each year in one of the best listening rooms anywhere, The Ark is a sure bet for a memorable evening of enriching entertainment, musical artistry, and personal warmth.

Charity Navigator Ratings

Overall Rating

(3/4)|88.06 Score


(4/4)|92.27 Score

Accountability & Transparency

(3/4)|85 Score



Headquarter Address

117 North 1st Street
Suite 40
Ann Arbor, MI 48104