It may only seem like yesterday that you left Donington Park behind for another year, but it’s already time to start thinking about Download 2016.
Early bird tickets for next years Download festival went on sale this morning (Friday 2 October) and, as you would expect, they’re selling like hot cakes!
Follow our guide below to make sure you get your Download tickets…
Where to buy Download 2016 tickets
Ticketmaster is the main licensed merchant selling official Download early bird tickets.
Use the link below to get straight into the Ticketmaster ticket queue:
As well as Ticketmaster, you can also buy official tickets from See Tickets:
What tickets are available for Download 2016?
As part of the early bird sale, you can buy all forms of tickets – including:
Weekend camping tickets
Weekend non-camping (arena only) tickets
Deposit scheme tickets
How much are Download 2016 tickets?
The price varies depending on what option you go for:
£160 Weekend Arena Only
£185 Weekend + 3 night camping
£195 Weekend + 5 night camping
In terms of the special VIP (or ‘RIP’ as Download call them) packages, there’s far too many options to list them all here. If you are interested, you can see all the options here:
What is the deposit scheme?
As with many other festivals, Download now gives festival-goers the option to pay for their tickets in installments – starting with an initial deposit.
The deposit amounts for Download 2016 start at just £30 (for the Weekend Arena Only ticket). If you go for this option you will then have to pay five equal monthly installments or risk losing your ticket.