Download Festival 2021 cancelled; KISS, Iron Maiden To Headline 2022 Festival

The annual Download Festival has been officially cancelled for this summer. The 2021 event was set to take place at Donington Park from June 4-6, with KISS, Biffy Clyro and System Of A Down as headliners. However when announcing the cancellation of Download 2021, promoters have revealed that plans for Download 2022 are already in place, with Iron Maiden, KISS and Biffy Clyro set to headline over the weekend of June 10-12, 2022.

For further details, including refund information for Download 2021, visit the festival website. Tickets for the 2022 festival will go on sale on March 5, at 10am.

Download 2021 cancelled but Iron Maiden will play in 2022


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