Recognised nationally and internationally as one of the UK's leading arts festivals, Buxton International Festival is a summer celebration of the very best opera, music and books in the heart of the beautiful Peak District.

The next Festival will take place 7-24 July 2022.

What's on

Viva la Diva

A witty parody, which follows a regional opera company’s disastrous preparation for a performance.


The Jess Gillam Ensemble

Acclaimed saxophonist Jess Gillam brings together a group of brilliant musicians who share her bold and uplifting approach.


Tom Tugendhat MP, Oliver Bullough & Inna Husieva

A BIF Fundraiser for the DEC's Ukraine Humanitarian Appeal, featuring music from Ukrainian soprano Inna Husieva


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