Download Festival

Festival Info

Donington Park, Castle Donington
United Kingdom
14 June until 16 June 2024
12:00 to 23:00
Minimum Age:

About Download Festival

Download Festival is a thunderous and unrelenting celebration of rock and metal music that gathers devotees from near and far to revel in the immersive and intense world of heavy sound. Nestled in the United Kingdom, this iconic event stands as a testament to the enduring power of rock and metal, creating an environment where fans can unite under a common banner of unadulterated music.

At its core, Download Festival assembles an electrifying array of artists across the rock and metal spectrum. From legendary rock gods to contemporary metal titans, the festival provides a platform for musical expression that resonates deeply with the passionate souls who attend. Stages transform into cathedrals of sound, where blistering guitar riffs, thunderous drum solos, and impassioned vocals fuel an adrenaline-fueled experience.

The festival's UK setting enhances the atmosphere, with the rugged terrain and lush countryside providing an evocative backdrop. As the sun sets, the festival bursts into life with awe-inspiring lighting displays, pyrotechnic spectacles, and visual elements that accentuate the raw energy of the crowd.

Download Festival is more than a music event; it's a cultural sanctuary for the rock and metal tribe. Festivalgoers are invited to embrace their inner rebels, to indulge in diverse food offerings, and to connect with kindred spirits who share their love for the genre. It's a global congregation where the distinction between nationalities blurs, and the language of rock and metal becomes universal.

Beyond the music and cultural exchange, the UK's rich history and natural wonders beckon exploration. The festival's strategic location allows for easy access to historic landmarks, lush landscapes, and nearby towns, offering opportunities to extend the adventure beyond the festival grounds.

Download Festival is an unrelenting journey where music serves as a rallying cry. It's a place where guitar solos echo through the hearts of the crowd, where artistic expression knows no bounds, and where the collective spirit of fans forms a mosaic of rebellion and solidarity.

Join us at Download Festival for an unforgettable fusion of music, culture, and community. It's a celebration that transcends expectations, where the music becomes the heartbeat of a collective experience, and the festival grounds provide the canvas for fans to paint their indelible memories in the heart of the United Kingdom.


  • Weekend Arena Only Adult Ticket £231.00
  • Weekend Arena Only Child Ticket £100.80
  • Many more options available
  • Buy your tickets here.


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