What’s on When?

 

Take a look at our calendar to see what’s on month by month in Buxton and plan the best time for your visit or see the Year at a Glance below.

Not all events are listed. Those not included in the calendar are the Buxton Opera House programme, live music listings (see the news page), the Buxton Cinema listings (see the news page) or individual festival events. Please also see our Things to Do pages for other regular activities in the town and our Other Festivals and Annual Events page for more information about other regular events in the town.

You can see detailed listings of local events for the next two months in the latest edition of local magazine ‘Pure Buxton’ or on their website here.

Please check with venues/organisers that events are going ahead.

September 2018

MonTueWedThuFriSatSun
1
  • Nature's Patterns Exhibition
  • Buxton Markets
2
  • Nature's Patterns Exhibition
  • Bands in the Park
3
  • Buxton Film
4
  • Buxton Markets
  • Afternoon Tea Dance
5
6
  • Heritage Open Days
  • Farmers Market
7
  • Heritage Open Days
  • Buxton Buzz Comedy Club
8
  • Heritage Open Days
  • Saturday Bazaar
  • Buxton Markets
  • Lullaby of the Larks Exhibition
  • Matcham Tour
9
  • Lullaby of the Larks Exhibition
  • Heritage Open Days
  • Bands in the Park
  • Run Wild
  • The Sunday BuskStop
  • Toy Fair
  • 'Thrills in the Hills' at Buxton Raceway
  • Storytelling at Scriveners
10
  • Lullaby of the Larks Exhibition
  • Buxton Film
11
  • Lullaby of the Larks Exhibition
  • Buxton Markets
  • Buxton Adventure Festival
12
  • Lullaby of the Larks Exhibition
13
  • Lullaby of the Larks Exhibition
  • Heritage Open Days
14
  • Lullaby of the Larks Exhibition
  • Heritage Open Days
15
  • Lullaby of the Larks Exhibition
  • Heritage Open Days
  • Buxton Markets
  • Craft & Jewellery Show
  • 'Thrills in the Hills' at Buxton Raceway
16
  • Lullaby of the Larks Exhibition
  • Craft & Jewellery Show
  • Heritage Open Days
  • 'Thrills in the Hills' at Buxton Raceway
17
  • Lullaby of the Larks Exhibition
  • Buxton Film
18
  • Lullaby of the Larks Exhibition
  • Buxton Markets
19
  • Lullaby of the Larks Exhibition
20
  • Lullaby of the Larks Exhibition
21
  • Lullaby of the Larks Exhibition
  • Nature Tots
22
  • Lullaby of the Larks Exhibition
  • Late Summer Food Festival
  • Antique & Collectors Fair
  • Buxton Markets
23
  • Lullaby of the Larks Exhibition
  • Antique & Collectors Fair
  • 'Thrills in the Hills' at Buxton Raceway
24
  • Lullaby of the Larks Exhibition
  • Buxton Film
25
  • Lullaby of the Larks Exhibition
  • Buxton Markets
26
  • Lullaby of the Larks Exhibition
27
  • Lullaby of the Larks Exhibition
  • Buxton’s Thermal Water System – a Hydrogeologist’s View
28
  • Lullaby of the Larks Exhibition
29
  • Lullaby of the Larks Exhibition
  • Buxton Markets
  • Art Workshop with Pam Smart
  • Give Morris a Go
30
  • Lullaby of the Larks Exhibition
  • Book Fair
  • 'Thrills in the Hills' at Buxton Raceway
  • Freddy Kempf

Year at a Glance

January

Traditional Family Pantomime at the Buxton Opera House
Buxton International Film Festival
Buxton Adventure Festival and then monthly

April

Gin Jamboree
The Big Session

May

Buxton Spring Fair
Buxton Rocks
Unicon
Gin Society Festival
Buxton Half Marathon

June

Buxton Brass Band Festival
Buxton Garden Trail
Buxton Music, Speech & Drama Festival
Buxton Health & Healing Festival
The Philosopher’s Dome
Hillhead Show
Derbyshire Open exhibition

July

The Buxton Spa Prize art exhibition
Buxton Wells Dressing Festival and Carnival
Buxton Flower Festival
Buxton Military Tattoo
Buxton Festival
Buxton Festival Fringe
Buxton Night Food & Drink Festival
Great Dome Art & Design Fair
Gilbert & Sullivan week

September

Heritage Open Days
Coopers Annual Antiques Fair

October

OctoberFest
The Great Peak District Fair
Vintage Fair

November

Bonfire Night & Fireworks
Buxton Literary Weekend
Dickensian Market
Grand Bazaar and Christmas Lights Switch On

December

Lantern Procession
Christmas Fair
Father Christmas at Poole’s Cavern

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