Download Festival, the UK’s leading rock and metal extravaganza, draws over 100,000 fans annually. Originally Monsters of Rock, the festival has transformed into a pilgrimage for rock enthusiasts. Unlike typical crowded gigs, Download offers a unique and welcoming experience, emphasizing a relaxed and non-confrontational atmosphere. The festival stands out for its inclusivity, providing viewing platforms for wheelchair-users and a British Sign Language Interpreter, earning it the prestigious Gold Award for accessibility.
Download Festival also champions environmental responsibility with the first-ever Eco Campsite, sponsored by Greenpeace. Campers commit to respecting the environment, responsible waste management, and using reusable cups. Download Festival is not just a musical celebration; it’s a trailblazer in fostering community spirit, accessibility, and environmental consciousness.
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Download Festival: Information 2024
|Genre||Rock, Metal, Hard Rock, Punk|
|Date||14 – 16 June|
|Location||Donington Park, Leicestershire, UK|
|Number of visitors||130,000 total|
Download Festival Lineup: Poster 2024
Are you going to this year’s edition of Download? Check out the full Download 2024 lineup on the poster below.
Download Festival: Festival Map 2024
Take a look at the festival map of Isle of Wight Festival below so you know where everything is located in 2024. (Map will be updated once announced)
Download Festival: Aftermovie and Atmosphere
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