What's on at the Buxton Campus

Concert at the Dome picture Buxton is a bustling town with lots going on... This page lists a range of upcoming events both within the town and the University's Buxton Campus.

Upcoming events

Hear Jasmin Paris talk record breaking ultrarunning

Wednesday, 11 January 2017 at 7.30 PM

Jasmin will talk about her record-breaking achievements and the preparation she undertakes before any big race – including training and nutrition – as well as how the runs actually worked out on the day.

Sean Conway entertains with tales of life on the edge

Wednesday, 8 February 2017 at 7.30 PM

Widely admired for his endurance, courage and humour (and that beard!), Sean will entertain you with his tales of life on the edge but also inspire you to find the courage to tackle difficult challenges no matter what they may be, and above all, to live life more adventurously.

The Crescent and beyond - Modern tourism in the UK

Wednesday, 22 February 2017 at 6.00 PM

Former VisitEngland Chief Executive James Berresford will talk about modern day tourism in the UK before discussing the impact of the multi-million restoration of Buxton’s Crescent as a five-star spa hotel.

How do we make spaces into great places?

Wednesday, 22 March 2017 at 6.00 PM

Artist, architect and lecturer John Bishop will demonstrate how by seeing through the eyes of children we can gain a new understanding of the world around us and use our built and natural environment to improve health and wellbeing and develop of a sense of our belonging to a place.

The Gin Society Festival - Buxton

Saturday, 15 April 2017 at 12.30 PM

The Devonshire Dome is to welcome Buxton’s first ever Gin Festival in April 2017 offering an opportunity for gin connoisseurs to taste over 80 different gins, prosecco cocktails and enjoy live entertainment.

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