More acts have been revealed for the 16th Download Festival, which takes place at Donington Park, Derbyshire, over the weekend of Friday 8th to Sunday 10th June 2018 and is headlined by venged Sevenfold (Friday), Guns n' Roses (Saturday), and Ozzy Osbourne (Sunday).
The new confirmations are Marilyn Manson, Bullet For My Valentine, Aussie rockers Parkway Drive, Rise Against, Babymetal, Alexisonfire, LA glamsters Black Veil Brides, Asking Alexandria, Neck Deep all the way from Wrexham, Sweden's Meshuggah, In This Moment, The Hives, rap-metallers Body Count featuring Ice-T, Mayday Parade, Dream State, WSTR, and Seattle's The Pink Slips. Of these eighteen newly-announced acts just three are making their first Download appearance.
In total around 150 acts appear over five stages over the three days of the festival. For all of the details so far please see the line-up page, with many more acts to be announced over the coming months.
Tickets are on sale, priced as follows (plus fees):
Weekend Arena Only: £175
with 3 Night Camping: £200
with 5 Night Camping: £210
Car parking £20
Campervan: sold out
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