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The Download Festival is the UK's most popular rock festival, held every June in Leicestershire, England. The festival hosts some of the biggest names in rock such as AC/DC, Black Sabbath, Metallica, Iron Maiden and Guns N' Roses, to name but a few...more
| Donington Park, Castle Donington DE74 2RP, England
All reviews next year great music previous years food and drinks three days main stage long walk no idea plenty of food bad weather massive selection security staff home from home clean toilets flat land new friends a joke
This was the first time my daughter and I have been to Download and we will be going again next year! It was generally well organised and we saw some brilliant bands and the atmosphere was awesome. We were also fortunate to have good weather....More
Amazing festival, i’ve been there 2 times and never dissapoint! Great bands, nice atmosphere, good music. Lots of options to eat, just the beer it’s ultra expensive because they know the people it’s gonna pay anyway.
Something to improve? More and cleaner toilettes maybe?
This year was finally my first year at download. And it did not disappoint !!! The atmosphere and music were awesome!! I can’t comment on food stalls as I stuck to my diet the whole time & me & the fiancé don’t drink ! But...More
Went for the first time this year with my partner and we loved it. It was a great atmosphere, staff in the most part were helpful and pleasant (barring one security guard who made my partner travel a longer route when he was trying to...More
I cannot thank the security staff, in the disabled area, enough for their help and assistance during the Download Festival, especially Sharon (I hope I remembered her name right) (Security 658). She went above and beyond her duties to help us find a charging point...More
The staff were brilliant - really approachable, friendly and helpful.
The viewing Platform - better than at arenas in my opinion. Good view of the stage and crowd which was just as entertaining.
Getting around - wasnt the easiest - reality is its rough terrain...More
2018 was for the 1st time in a long time, a sunny festival! The returnable plastic cup system is still in use this year (£2 deposit for EACH cup). The queues at the bars each day were still long, which is no surprise as some...More
First festival and first time at download. The line up was good and the camp site we were on was half decent. We paid an extra £20 for parking and walked across to the sites. This is a long walk - especially in the heat...More