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It’s no secret the Danes love their music, which is why Carlsberg has joined forces with Download this summer. Download fans, meet Carlsberg’s new brew. A perfectly balanced Danish Pilsner, rebrewed from head to hop for a crisper, fuller flavour. Join us at our music hub for unique stories from behind the scenes, a chance to win VIP tickets to the biggest events and more:


Somersby are excited to be the official cider partner of Download Festival. Best served thirsty. This delicious cold-filtered cider has no artificial flavours or sweeteners, simply bucket-loads of great apple taste. That’s real refreshment.


Co-op is coming to Download and we couldn’t be more excited to be returning to the heart of festival communities this summer. Similar to 2018 you’ll be able to buy your essential items directly from the Co-op shop in the campsite, including food, water, beer, wine and toiletries. We’ve made a lot of positive changes to the store for 2019, and we look forward to welcoming you back again this summer. Our store will be open daily until 3am and our popular in-store DJ will also be making a return, delivering a unique shopping experience like never before.

Barclaycard – official payment partner of download festival

You are invited to reconnect with your senses at the Barclaycard Sensorium.

Journey from a space immersed in colour and sound, through taste bud tingling experiences, to an opportunity to release your inner music star, leaving you ready to get more from the festival, with all your senses firing. Plus this year we’ve partnered with some festival favourites to hook our customers up with delicious food perks, and 5% off drinks across the main bars. To find out more, visit Barclaycard Entertainment. T&Cs apply.

So whether it’s taste, touch, sound, smell or sight, be ready to expect the unexpected and get more from your festival. All thanks to your Barclaycard.

Pepsi Max

As an official sponsor of some of the greatest UK festivals, Pepsi Max takes a bold approach to bringing people together through music. Pepsi Max are a long-standing partner of Live Nation and look forward to creating more musical moments together. Pepsi Max offers the full Pepsi taste with no sugar.


Get your rock spirit on and put your Zippo Windproof Lighter in the air at Download! Zippo Windproof Lighters have become the ultimate accessory for making a bold statement in music and are the perfect way to show your appreciation for your favourite band, with a classic Encore moment. Backed by its famous lifetime guarantee, a Zippo is a lighter for life.

Limited edition Download 2019 lighters are only on sale with festival tickets, so buy yours now to avoid missing out! Show your ID at the Zippo booth at the festival to collect your limited edition lighter. Follow Zippo on Facebook and Twitter @Zippo to be kept up-to-date with the latest news, exclusive offers and other exciting announcements about rock’s biggest events and festivals. Remember those who rock, roll with Zippo!


Step through the doors into a world of Americana at Bulleit Bourbon. Relax and engage or kick back and switch off with a Bulleit Bourbon cocktail.

When you’re peckish, Pop over to the Reds True BBQ food truck for a Meat tray (including chopped brisket, pulled pork, Bulleit BBQ dipper) and your choice of Bulleit liquor-based marinades.

Whether you’re after a full immersive cocktail tasting experience on the Taster Truck, or a quiet moment relaxing on a hay bale listening to one of our jam sessions over a dram and ribs pairing, Bulleit is the place for you…

Big Green Coach

Big Green Coach is the largest festival coach travel provider in the UK and is the official and exclusive coach travel partner to Download Festival. Operating return coach travel from 74 locations around the UK directly to the festival, Big Green Coach is making getting to Download easy. Choose from Wed, Thursday or Friday arrivals and they will get you safely home on Monday morning. Coach only or packaged with festival tickets are on sale now.

Charge Candy

Once again we’ve partnered with Charge Candy, to keep your phones powered all festival long.

You don’t need to miss any of the iconic moments or lose your friends.

Weekend Hire: £15.95 (earlybird price).: You get one full portable charger every day,


Book your weekend hire in advance before they sell out!