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Countdown to the Fringe!  The Fringe back at full strength with some 170 entries! This year's Fringe is from July 6-24!  See What's On for full details of all our exciting events. See Late Changes for extra shows and any alterations to our printed programme.

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Could you help out this year? Hear committee member Rob Harrison talking about volunteering opportunities.

On the buses: Read our latest blog with news of our partnership with local buses to promote the Fringe plus an environmentally friendly form of travel.

Become a Fringe Friend! It's a great time to become a Fringe Friend with 10% off ticket prices plus a range of new discounts round town! Read our blog.

Fringe YouTube channel: See our archive interviews on this new channel. Please subscribe - it is easy and free. If we get 100 subscriptions we can re-christen it something Fringey!

Podcast: Check out our brand new It's a Fringe - The Buxton Fringe Podcasts! A fab memory of our Springboard event, the Fringe Programme Party and a chance to hear insiders' tips on what to see at the Fringe and how to decide!

Printed Programme: Our printed programme is now widely available including at tourist information centres. If you need one posted to you please write to the address below enclosing a self-addressed A5 envelope with a large letter stamp on it.

Stephen Walker (Fringe Chair)
Buxton Festival Fringe
106 St John's Road 
SK17 6UT 

Buxton turns orange! Read about our hot spots and the ongoing legacy of vice chair Viv. 

Programme Party: We really enjoyed our programme party marking the publication of the printed programme on June 4 at the Green Man Gallery from 7-9pm. Check out our gallery of pictures!

VOLUNTEER: Please contact us if you would like to get involved behind the scenes, particularly at the Fringe Information Desk in July. We really need you! See Support Us for all the ways you can help.

DONATE: Click here to make a one-off donation to the Fringe. Thank you!

Buxton International Festival: We are delighted to hear about all the exciting events taking place as part of BIF running from July 7-24.

Coronavirus:  Read our full statement on this.

FRINGE APP: The Android version of the App is live on the Google Play Store!  The Fringe App is also available for iPhones and iPads from Apple's App Store. Click here for further information and download links.

Blogs! Keep up to speed with all things Fringe.

Press releases: Our latest press releases in one place.

Nature knows best: Help us become greener. See the Fringe's environment and ethics page.


Fringe Friends - We now have around 170 Friends helping to support the Fringe. It only costs £10 to join us - will you help us reach 200? Thank you to all our supporters,

Buxton Opera House: We are delighted that the Opera House is entertaining us again. Keep in touch and support them.

Committee dates: See About Us for dates and details of all committee meetings.  We always welcome new volunteers and committee members. See Support Us for more info.