Health and Wellbeing

Find out how and why we age, the value of arts for health and wellbeing, how inactivity is linked to creativity and what it’s like to lose your memories.

Explore the Festival


View our packed programme of over 200 events.

Browse the calendar


Find an event that's right for you from our 16 broad themes.

Explore our themes

Focus Days

Several days during the Festival are focussed on individual topics.

Festival Focus Days

Plan your visit

Make the most of your visit with our guide to venues, travel and more.

Plan your visit