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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Ready to get your hands on Download Dog's Christmas jumper? Get FREE UK shipping when you spend £25 or more in the Download merch store this Black Friday weekend! downloadfestival.livenationmerch.com ... See MoreSee Less

Ready to get your hands on Download Dogs Christmas jumper? Get FREE UK shipping when you spend £25 or more in the Download merch store this Black Friday weekend! downloadfestival.livenationmerch.com

 

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2 days ago

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Who will you be heading to Download ’18 with?! Tag up to 4 of your mates in the comments below and you may get a surprise! 🤘😉 ... See MoreSee Less

Download '18 Mates

 

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Morgan Stevens Mike Chance Will Parsons

Jamie Micheal Andrew Bettesworth Sam Starr Ben Hudson Korban Wigham

Luke Michael Turner Joe Jimmy Fletcher Gregory George King Connor Sheen

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Kevin, Kevin, Kevin and, uh, Kevin!!

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