Source: Download Festival 2017 Event News

WITH JUST A FEW DAYS TO GO UNTIL THIS YEAR’S DOWNLOAD, PACKING PREPARATIONS ARE IN FULL SWING. TICKET? CHECK. TENT? CHECK.  FRIDAY FANCY DRESS? CHECK, CHECK, CHECK!  BEFORE YOU PICK UP YOUR BAGS AND HEAD OFF, FAMILIARISE YOURSELF WITH DOWNLOAD FESTIVAL’S NEW SAFETY AND SEARCH PROCEDURES.

Your safety is the festival’s priority and they’ve put in place all necessary measures to maximise public safety, working closely with authorities at the very highest level. DLers can also play a part in keeping the festival safe and secure, so please take note of the message below, pack accordingly and stay strong together.

PLEASE PACK LIGHT

All tickets holders will be subject to extra searches of their vehicles, bags and their person at this year’s festival. Please be patient if there are longer queues than normal, and please cooperate with any security requests and searches.

There will be plenty of trained security staff and Dog Squad members around the festival site if you have any queries or concerns, please don’t hesitate to speak to them.

BAG SEARCHES AT THE ARENA ENTRANCE

Download strongly advise you do not bring a bag into the Arena at Download as there will be long queues while all bags are searched. All bags over 10 litres will be searched – this is roughly equivalent to 12cm width x 21cm length x 40cm height. We also reserve the right to search any size bag at any time.

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By downloading our official app, you’ll be the first to get the very latest news and updates when you’re on site.

Stay safe, stay vigilant and most of all, have the best weekend filled with metal and lifelong memories.

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Can’t wait to see BC in 2018

Gavin Franks Jake Juszkiewicz Davy Jones

Amazing set. Can’t wait for 2018 #bodycountinthehouse

This was one of the highlights from 2015

Cop Killer!

Anymore bands yet normally anounced a lot more by now

Best band I saw that weekend. Blew me away.

I'm still gutted they clashed with Faith No More.

Anand Gharu

It’s Ice motherfucking T bitch!

Jamie Evans

Ve, ahí estábamos ✊🏾 Karen M. Barquero

The pussification of men.

I was there I met the comedian Al Murry in the crowd great show and a great day 😁🤙🤘🤙

Ice ice mf tea

Simeon Soden

Reece Smith ✌🏼

He was in Tank Girl. I can't take him seriously after that.

Ashley Grove

Looking forward to seeing them back in 2018

My story begins at the dawn of time in the far away realm of Alphabetrium...

Joe Kelly can't wait to see them again next year 😁 Xxx

Chris Rae

Sarah Louise McCarthy

That was one of the best sets I’ve seen in 24 years of going to Donington.

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