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Download Festival 2022

Where? Leicestershire, UK When? 10-12 June 2022 Genres? All the hardest styles of rock!

Download Festival 2022: general information

Download Festival is a music festival held annually in the county of Leicestershire, United Kingdom, since 2003. Specifically, its shows take place at Donington Park, located in the same county.


The festival usually lasts approximately two or three days, and is usually held in June. You can enjoy the hardest and most daring rock styles such as heavy metal or punk, among many others. Do you want to go and discover them?

Currently this festival has four stages, between which divides the shows of the artists that make up each of its editions.

Def Leppard, Slipknot, Tool, Slash, Slayer, The Smashing Pumpkins, Whitesnake, Die Antwoord, Guns N'Roses, Marilyn Manson or Arch Enemy, are some of the artists who have made up past editions of the festival.

If you are a rock lover, this is your option! The festival returns to the UK from 10 to 12 June 2022. Are you going to miss it?


Download Festival 2022 line-up: confirmed artists and bands

The line-up for Download Festival 2022 is now available. Do you want to know the names of the artists that will make up this year's edition? Stay tuned, because Topfestivales will tell you all about it:


  • Iron Maiden
  • Kiss
  • Biffy Clyro
  • Deftones
  • Korn
  • Rise Against
  • The Pretty Reckless
  • Megadeath
  • Steel Panther
  • The Darkness
  • The Distillers
  • Monster Truck
  • Powerwolf
  • The Ghost Inside

And many more that you can see below:


Where is Download Festival 2022 taking place?

Download Festival takes place, as we said before, in the county of Leicestershire, in the United Kingdom. Specifically, its shows take place at Donington Park, located in the same county.

Hotels near Download Festival

Although this festival usually offers its attendees the option to stay in the official camping of the festival, from Topfestivales we know that some of you prefer to stay in a hotel, so we bring you a selection of the closest hotels:


Restaurants near Download Festival

What could be better than to recharge your batteries while you enjoy a good meal? At Topfestivals we've thought of everything and that's why we've put together a selection of some of the closest restaurants:

  • Garage 39 Café Restaurant
  • The Nag's Head Bar Bistro
  • Factory Heads Café

How to get to Download Festival

To get to the festival, from Topfestivales we recommend the following options:

  • Plane. The best option to get to the festival. The nearest airport to the county where it takes place is East Midlands Airport, about 15 miles away. Once there the best option would be to take the Skylink Derby bus towards Leicest, which will drop you off near the venue.
  • Car. This is another of the best options. Besides being the most comfortable and flexible option, with google maps it won't be difficult to get to your destination. You can also opt for other options such as carpooling or car hire if you don't have your own.

Download Festival 2022 Tickets

Tickets for Download Festival 2022 are now available for sale. Prices start from:

  • Adult Season Ticket: from £233.00
  • Child Season Ticket: from £103.10
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