Buxton Adventure Festivals

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Buxton Adventure Festival photography special
World renowned landscape and travel photographer Colin Prior                                     with Ian Parnell and Lukasz Warzecha

7:30pm, Wednesday, 16th November 2016
Buxton Opera House Pavilion Arts Centre

Colin is known for his vast, sweeping panoramas from around the globe, having spent over 30 years as a professional photographer. He has travelled over a million miles, to 40 different countries, on assignment for British Airways, published seven photographic books and been the subject of a BBC1 documentary, titled Mountain Man.

He will be joined by support speaker Ian Parnell, who will discuss his career and adventures as an acclaimed mountaineering photographer in his talk, titled ‘Life in 1/15th of a Second’. Award winning photographer and film maker, Lukasz Warzecha will also present an audiovisual show of his best photos.

to book tickets on-line click here or call the Box Office on 01298 72190

Speakers & Films – 2017
Events will happen roughly monthly, though they will take a break during December, July and August for holidays and other festivals. Details of future events are listed below:
Jasmin Paris, 11th Jan 2017
Sean Conway, 8th Feb 2017
Mick Fowler, 8th Mar 2017
Eric Jones, 5th Apr 2017

For full details of these events click here

About the Buxton Adventure Festsival….

The Buxton Adventure Festival has previously been held over one weekend, packing in 10 speakers back to back over two days.
Starting from November 2015, every speaker will get a headline evening slot, with 10 mini-festivals taking place throughout the 2015/16 calendar.
Each event will feature a main speaker, a support speaker, a short film and stunning photography, ensuring a full evening of action packed entertainment.
The events will be held in the Pavilion Arts Centre, part of the Buxton Opera House in the heart of the Peak District, with the University of Derby and The Old Hall Hotel continuing as sponsors.

For more information click here