Luminaria ChangeMakers

Luminaria ChangeMakers are the vanguard supporters of progressive arts programming in San Antonio.

Corporations and individuals interested in supporting Luminaria’s festival, grant, and placemaking programs are invited to connect with us to create a custom sponsorship package that meets your goals and aspirations.

Through our marketing campaigns and special events, sponsors can gain regional, national, and international reach while engaging with art and artists who stand at the forefront of the contemporary arts scene.

Our goal is to give Luminaria ChangeMakers opportunities that will deepen their appreciation and enjoyment of all genres of art while connecting with fellow innovating patrons committed to Luminaria’s programming.

Contact and become a ChangeMaker today.

Sponsorship Levels

Visionary @ $100,000

Designer @ $10,000

Producer @ $50,000

Manager @ $5,000

Director @ $25,000

Patron @ $1,000

For more information about our current sponsors, visit Luminaria ChangeMakers.

Cultivate Creativity

Individuals, businesses, and organizations are also needed to propel the arts in our community at any level that fits their budget. Donations of any amount will help us grow our capacity to award more artists annually, maintain the high production level of our annual festival, and reward the production and administrative folks who work behind the scenes to make it all happen.


Community Outreach

Spread the word about the free annual Luminaria Contemporary Arts Festival and other enterprising opportunities for regional, national, and international artists at exciting events like Chalk It Up, Día de los Muertos Festival, and the Diwali SA Festival.

Contemporary Arts Festival

Join our team in presenting a spectacular evening of the arts at the celebrated Luminaria Contemporary Arts Festival! Volunteers will help visitors navigate the festival footprint and collect vital audience feedback while staffing info booths. Due to Covid-19, the 2020 festival has been cancelled. See you in 2021!


Become an Intern for Luminaria and learn about the exciting world of arts production and administration. Positions are available for enthusiastic collaborators with a talent for organization. Primary responsibilities include promotion of Luminaria’s programs, including the Contemporary Arts Festival, and coordination of event logistics. Additional responsibilities may be assigned depending upon individual expertise. Set office hours will be established, and additional event hours could include community outreach events, production meetings, and special events.

Please send a cover letter with résumé to If you are accepted, Luminaria will provide feedback to your university or college in accordance with academic requirements. Luminaria will also award a $500 stipend for successful completion of the internship hours and responsibilities.

Is there another way you want to get involved with Luminaria? Tell us about your arts-related or event assistance background. We seek groups and individuals who can take on specific roles.

Volunteers must be 16 years or older. Let us know if you are a student or need community hours recorded, and we will provide documentation.

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    Show Off Your Support!

    Flaunt your love of the arts with one of our keepsakes below.

    • ART T-Shirt $40
    • ART Tote Bag $25
    • Luminaria Lantern $20
    • Luminaria Fiesta Medals $10
    • Luminaria Festival Catalog $15