The Pavilion Gardens "Food & Drink Festival" takes place the night before Buxton Carnival and when Buxton is buzzing with the Festival 

Times: 4 pm to 11 pm

The Food and Drink Festivals take place outdoors along the Promenade with a great variety of drinks and hot food stalls. With an international flavour there are food stalls to suit all tastes and a wide selection of drinks stalls to include craft beers and cider, wines, champagne and cocktails.

With children's rides* and delicious food & drink creating a great atmosphere there's fun for all the family!

* Charges apply for some activities

Note: Some activities will be weather permitting









Contact us today on: 01298 23114

Business Hours

  • Monday - Friday   09.30am - 5pm
  • Saturday - Sunday   09.30am - 5pm
  • *See opening times for our full opening hours  

About Us

The Pavilion Gardens is a beautiful historic venue dating back to 1871 which superbly shows off the Victorian splendour of Buxton. Set within 23-acres of magnificent landscaped gardens and play areas the venue provides the perfect setting for fun and relaxing family days out, with great food and drink, shopping and over 100 events and festivals throughout the year.

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Pavilion Gardens St John's Road Buxton Derbyshire SK17 6BE