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Download Festival

About this Festival

Download Festival is the holy grail for all UK metalheads and rock fans. Donnington has set the stage for the some of the biggest and most memorable heavy metal and rock shows the planet has ever seen, from Slipknot’s legendary performance in 2009 to AC/DC hat-trick way back when it was still called read more


Type of Night

Drinking & Dancing, Boys Night Out, Girls Night Out, Stag / Hen

Dress Code

Casual / Relaxed

Venue Type

Live Music / Gigs, Gigs, Event

Download Festival, Donington Park Donington Park, Castle Donington, Leicestershire DE74 2RP


michael hicks

Incredible festival with great music

Peripheral Lime

Download festival 2019 was an absolute washout thousands of people decided to go home on the first day a lot of the staff also quit despite the festival been to a high standard they could have maintained the grounds better despite it being bogged and whoever's idea it was to flip the festival round read more

terry verrall

Time of my life at download. People were great, made new friends, shame about the weather... again #drownload