DOWNLOAD ROCK FESTIVAL
Where is Download?
Download happens on the sacred site that is Donington Park, right next to East Midlands Airport. Donington Park lies where the three counties of Nottinghamshire, Leicestershire and Derbyshire meet. - The ley-lines of ROCK!!
In virtually the middle of the country, it has excellent connections being only 3 miles from the major trunk routes of the M1/M42 and A50.
East Midlands International Airport is only two and a half miles away and has comprehensive domestic and European flight schedules.
The mainline railway stations are East Midlands Parkway, Derby, Nottingham and Loughborough, which are anything up to twenty minutes drive away. Donington Park is also well served by public transport and taxi services.
Click here to see Donington on a MAP.
For all you Sat Nav users, the postcode for Donington Park is DE74 2RP
Download Festival Dates & Tickets
Download Festival will take place from 9th - 11th June 2017. Tickets are on sale here.
Age restrictions and kids' tickets
Children under 5 (Aged 4 or below) are not permitted at Download 2017. Child tickets (5-12 years old) can be purchased with at least one adult ticket. Teenagers aged 13-15 years must have an adult ticket. Children under 16 years old must be accompanied by a parent or guardian aged 18 years or over.
If you are 16 or over you can attend alone.
A valid form of ID may be needed throughout the event. We have a Challenge 21 Policy on site and the following are accepted as ID on site for the bars and cigarettes:
- EU photocard driving licence
- Proof of age card bearing a PASS hologram
- Ministry of Defence identity card
- National Identity card issued by an EU member state