Get Involved

Become an illuminating York volunteer!

Illuminating York 2015 is looking for enthusiastic volunteers to join the festival team, to make York’s annual international festival of illuminating outdoor arts a truly memorable event.

Whether you want to meet new people, make a difference in the community or just be part of something spectacular and exciting, being a festival volunteer with Illuminating York is fun and open to everybody over the age of 18.

Download the information pack and application form below:

Volunteer-Application FINAL 2015

Once complete send to

Become a representative on the Illuminating York Steering Group

The Illuminating York Festival is organised by a steering group and includes representatives from City of York Council, English Heritage,  Visit York, York Archaeological Trust, York University, York Museums Trust, Science City York and local York businesses. Steering group membership is reviewed on a regular basis and invites people who are interested in joining the group to apply for consideration in writing.