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Donington Park, one of the world’s foremost race circuits, plays host to one of the largest and most popular rock and metal festivals in the UK.  Download Festival kicked off in 2003 and continues to bring the biggest rock and metal acts from across the world together.  Iron Maiden, Linkin Park, Metallica, Black Sabbath, Tool, Slipknot, AC/DC and more have graced the stages in previous years.

2020 Lineup (cancelled)

Headliners: KISS, IRON MAIDEN & SYSTEM OF A DOWN

3 DOORS DOWN
ALTER BRIDGE
AMARANTHE
BOWLING FOR SOUP
CEMETERY SUN
EMPLOYED TO SERVE
FIRE FROM THE GODS
FRANK CARTER & THE RATTLESNAKES
FUNERAL FOR A FRIEND
GENDER ROLES
HAKEN
HATARI
HEAVY LUNGS
HIGHER POWER
HOLDING ABSENCE
JJ WILDE
KILL THE LIGHTS
LACUNA COIL
LOATHE
MASTODON
MILK TEETH
MODERN ERROR
MOTIONLESS IN WHITE
NORTHLANE
POLYPHIA
PRESS CLUB
RENOUNCED
SEPULTURA
SHVPES
SLEEP TOKEN
SULLII
TEMPT
THE DARKNESS
THE DISTILLERS
THE GLORIOUS SONS
THE HARA
THE MENZINGERS
THE RAVEN AGE
THE SKINTS
THY ART IS MURDER
TWIN TEMPLE
WAGE WAR
WILL HAVEN
AIRBOURNE
ALESTORM
BABYMETAL
BARONESS
BLACKOUT PROBLEMS
BLACK VEIL BRIDES
BLEED FROM WITHIN
BLUES PILLS
BOKASSA
BRITISH LION
BUSH
CELLAR DOOR MOON CROW
CHELSEA GRIN
DAUGHTRY
DEAD LABEL
DEAD POSEY
DEFTONES
DYING FETUS
DISTURBED
ELECTRIC WIZARD
GOJIRA
KILLSWITCH ENGAGE
KORN
THE LAST INTERNATIONALE
LIT
LOTUS EATER
MARIANAS TRENCH
OBITUARY
THE OFFSPRING
OF MICE & MEN
PERIPHERY
P.O.D.
POWERWOLF
PUP
PUPPY
SKILLET
STONE BROKEN
THEORY
TINY MOVING PARTS
THE PRETTY RECKLESS
UNCURED
VOLBEAT
WARGASM
WAYWARD SONS
WEDNESDAY 13
THE WILDHEARTS
WWE NXT UK
FLASH MORGAN WEBSTER
GALLUS (JOE COFFEY / MARK COFFEY / WOLFGANG)
JORDAN DEVLIN
KAY LEE RAY
MARK ANDREWS
PIPER NIVEN
TONI STORM
TRENT SEVEN
TYLER BATE
WALTER

2019 Lineup Details

Headliners

Def Leppard

Slipknot

Tool

plus

Slash Featuring Myles Kennedy and The Conspirators

Whitesnake

Rob Zombie

Trivium

Amon Amarth

Carcass

Delain

Die Antwoord

Me First And The Gimme Gimmes

Opeth

Power Trip

Reel Big Fish

Skindred

Starset

Tesla

The Amity Affliction

Underoath

SLAYER (final UK show)
THE SMASHING PUMPKINS

DREAM THEATER | LAMB OF GOD
EAGLES OF DEATH METAL
ALIEN WEAPONRY | ANTHRAX | BADFLOWER
BLACK FUTURES | BLACKBERRY SMOKE | I PREVAIL
THE INTERRUPTERS | JINJER | MAN WITH A MISSION NOTHING,NOWHERE. | OUR LAST NIGHT | RIDING THE LOW ROYAL REPUBLIC | STATE CHAMPS | UNDERSIDE WHITECHAPEL | YOURS TRULY | ZEBRAHEAD