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A Festival for Everyone

Using our website

To enlarge and decrease the size of the font on our website, click on the appropriate letter 'a' icon on the toolbar at the top right-hand corner of the screen.

To enlarge webpages press and hold Ctrl and press the (plus) key to zoom.
Each time you press the key the screen will zoom in.
To decrease text size press and hold Ctrl and press the – (minus) key to zoom out.
To reset, press and hold Ctrl and the 0 (zero) key.

In Internet Explorer, you can change the accessibility options for our site, overriding the font, style and colour if necessary:

1. Select the Tools menu
2. Select Internet Options
3. Select the General Tab
4. In the Appearance section, click on Accessibility
5. Use the check boxes to override colours, font styles or sizes as appropriate
6. Click OK to close the Accessibility box
7. Click OK to close the Internet Options box

Listings information

Festival listings (as well as the brochure when published in September) are available in large type as a word document. Email or call us on 0131 668 8066 to request a copy.

Additional guidance about venues and accessible performances is available within events listings pages, where you will also find venue contact details. For more detailed information and to discuss your requirements, please contact the venue or group directly.

Getting to Luminate events

Public transport information is available from Traveline
Scotland: or phone 0871 200 2233.

The Artlink Edinburgh Arts Access service helps people in
the Edinburgh area who may otherwise have difficulty getting out and about to arts
events, connecting service members and volunteers who enjoy the arts and
providing a door to door service.

Visit or phone 0131 229 3555 for
more information.

Accessible performances

As you browse our events, look out for the following access symbols indicating activities where audio description, captioning and british sign language facilities are available. Where assistive listening systems are available these will also be clearly marked.

Access Symbols

Audio Description
British Sign Language
Sound Enhancing Systems