Ten nights of inspiring speakers and films.
World-class adventurers with epic films of climbs, runs and rides.
At the heart of the Peak District.
EVEREST mountaineer Kenton Cool will be delivering the inaugural lecture at the new format Buxton Adventure Festival. Kenton will be the first headline speaker as the festival, now in its fourth year, takes an exciting new direction. The Buxton Adventure Festival has previously been held over one weekend, packing in 10 speakers back to back over two days.
Starting from November, 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.
Headlining the first event, starting at 7:30pm, on starts 7th November 2015, Kenton will share his latest expedition attempting a new line to the summit of Indian giant Nanda Devi East.
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