Buxton Day of Dance


Buxton Day of Dance 2023  – Sat 15th July  10.30 – 16.30.
We are looking forward to hosting another fabulous day of dance in 2023. Look out for further information  on this page and via social media.

If your Morris side is interested in being part of the day please complete our ‘expressions of interest’ form

Buxton Day of Dance, organised by Chapel-en-le-Frith Morris, is an annual feature of Buxton Festival Fringe A feast of traditional dancing from around the country. The streets of Buxton will be filled with the music, colour, passion, energy and humour that the Morris brings. Over 150 dancers and musicians from 16 different Morris sides.  Dancing starts at 10.30 and contnues throughout the day at various venues (incl Market Place, The Slopes, Oper a House forecourt et al)  concluding with a mass display from 3.30pm.

A huge thank you to all the dancing sides who joined us at Buxton Day of Dance 2022 and another thank you to the fabulous audiences who cheered us on.

For photo/video memories of  Buxton Days of Dance visit our Facebook page or click the following links:

videos from Buxton DoD 2018 (courtesy of Stewart Ward)

Buxton Days of Dance 2012,2013, 2015, 2016, 2022 (courtesy of Bill Rich)

photos (courtesy of Wytchwood Morris)

videos on our You Tube page

Buxton Day of Dance is part of Buxton Festival Fringe