Sloss Fest: first festival in country to be sensory inclusive, partnering with Birmingham’s KultureCity

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Yeah, it’s a pretty big deal. | Photo courtesy of aLIVE Coverage via Sloss Music & Art Festival’s official Facebook

First of all, what the heck does ‘sensory inclusive’ mean?

‘Sensory inclusive’ is a bit of a buzz word at the moment, and for good reason. It means that the environment (arena/theater/festival, etc.) it is describing has been modified with – or those working there have been educated on – methods that are helpful to those attending who have autism, anxiety, or anything else that would cause them to be uncomfortable in situations with loud music, lots of people, flashing lights and more. Continue reading “Sloss Fest: first festival in country to be sensory inclusive, partnering with Birmingham’s KultureCity”