When is Download Festival? 2024 Limp Bizkit join line-up for metal event

Limp Bizkit have been announced for Download Festival 2024 on what will be the 25th anniversary of their breakthrough album Significant Other.

Queen Of The Stone Age, Fall Out Boy and Avenged Sevenfold had previously been announced for the metal event which will be held, as ever, at Donington Park.

Royal Blood and The Offspring are also on the line-up, with Limp Bizkit’s inclusion being confirmed on Monday. Fred Durst and co. have not played Download since 2013 and most recently released album Still Sucks in 2021.

Sum 41 is also among next year's line-up, with Download being the band's final UK festival before they split after 27 years together.

According to the Download website: "It’s not just the music. It’s reuniting with your mates in the spiritual home of rock. It’s partying all night long in the Village. It’s making new pals in the campsites. It’s feeling like you’re at home."

So here's everything you need to know about Download 2024.

When is Download Festival?

Download Festival is one of the first of the big summer music festivals that take place each year.

The next Download Festival will take place from June 14 to 16, 2024.

Where is Download Festival?

Download Festival is held at Donington Park, a motorsport circuit in Derby, Leicestershire.

The site is very close to East Midlands airport and, each year, the festival has returned to the same place.

Who is headlining Download Festival 2024?

Fall Out Boy, Queens of the Stone Age, and Avenged Sevenfold are the three headliners confirmed for next year's festival.

The complete 2024 line-up can be found here.

How to buy tickets

Tickets are now on sale from the Download website.

Festival lovers will have the option to select from several three- and five-day packages, including various camping tickets and a rock retreat.