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Welcome to the official website of the Buxton Well Dressing Festival! 

AGM 2014 – our Annual General Meeting will be held on Tuesday 4th November at 7.30pm in the Buckingham Hotel, Burlington Road, Buxton. To read the Trustees Report please visit News page.

10350428_10202871476242988_7320004675152696494_n2013-07-06 10.21.07Buxton Well Dressing volunteers will be running a bottle stall at the Dickensian Street Market on Saturday 29th November 2014 in the Pavilion Gardens Octagon Hall. The Street Market is a great day out for all the family with lots of entertainment, so come along, enjoy the atmosphere and help raise money for Buxton Well Dressing Festival and other local charities. Father Christmas will be there and the market is open from 10.15am until 4.15pm.

 

Please see News page for details of recent Dinner Dance held on 27th September at Buxton & High Peak Golf Club.

Please note in your diary:- Carnival Day next year will be Saturday July 11th 2015 

We NEED YOU!

Do you love the fun of the Carnival? Do you want to be involved in our annual Festival?  We are always on the look out for volunteers and helpers all year round during the Festival itself during July but also the extensive planning and organising of the various events. If you would like to help please email us: contact@buxtonwelldressing.co.uk


Watch for the first time ever this ancient Derbyshire tradition as the petallers carefully bring the designs to life, all captured on a 3 minute time-lapse film.  Huge thanks to Anna and her team at EDNA for creating this wonderful video for us!

Petalling in progress

Petalling in progress

Buxton Mountain Rescue

Buxton Mountain Rescue

Buxton Carnival 2013

Buxton Carnival 2013

Pipe Bands 2013

Pipe Bands 2013

 

Pride & Prejudice 2013

Pride & Prejudice 2013

BMRT 2014

BMRT 2014

St Ann's Well 2014

St Ann’s Well 2014

Buxton Carnival 2013

Buxton Carnival 2013

Court of Queens 2013

Court of Queens

Buxton Carnival 2013

Buxton Carnival 2013

Buxton Carnival 2013

Buxton Carnival 2013

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Carnival 2013

Lions Duck Race

Lions Duck Race

Buxton Carnival

Buxton Carnival

Bananas in Buxton

Bananas in Buxton

Looking for Jack Sparrow!

Looking for Jack Sparrow!