Download Festival Is Back!
Donnington Park has been the spiritual home of rock for over 25 years with festivals like Monsters of Rock and Ozzfest taking place on the grounds. In 2003 Download was born as a 2 day, 2 stage event on the grounds that had already been graced by so many legends. Huge names like Iron maiden, Marilyn Manson and Disturbed set the mark for festivals to come. Over the years, Download has become bigger and better with more stages and an ever longer weekend to pack it all into! This June, grab your mates, pack up a tent and get down to Donnington Park.
What's In Store for 2016?
What could be more exciting that a 5 day party with biggest names in rock? Headlining the main stage on Friday 10th June will be Rammstein with All Time Low on the Encore stage and Gutterdammerung on 3d stage. Saturday 12th will see the Lemmy stage lit up by Black Sabbath with NOFX on Encore, Pennywise on 3rd and Municipal Waste on 4th. Festival heroes Iron Maiden will be rocking the main stage on Sunday 12th while Jane’s Addiction will take to Encore and Saxon and Napalm Death will be on 3rd and 4th respectively. See the full line up here!
2016 will see the return of the Download Football Tournament in aid of Cancer Research so get your training studs on! Brand spanking new for this year, Download have teamed up with WWE to bring us the NXT Tour right to the heart of the festival! Bring it on! As always there will be plenty going on throughout the day and plenty of food and drink to keep you fuelled for full days of rocking out!
If you’re heading to Download this year then don’t forget to pack all of your festival essentials! Here at Hollywood we have you covered come rain or shine! If the rain sets in we have party ponchos in a great range of designs including frogs, tigers, penguins and flowers. When the sun goes down break out the glow sticks to light up the festival. If the sun decides to shine we have loads of funky sunglasses and face paints to get you noticed by legends on stage too!