Bloodstock 2024

Catton Park
Catton Hall
DE12 8LN
United Kingdom
8th - 11th Aug 2024
Tickets for adults (with camping) from £192.00

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Bloodstock 2024 Overview


Nestled amidst the rolling Derbyshire hills, Bloodstock isn't just a festival; it's a pilgrimage for metalheads, a weekend-long celebration of sonic fury where guitars scream, rhythms pulverize, and mosh pits swirl like apocalyptic vortices. Forget picnic blankets and singalongs; here, the soundtrack is a guttural roar of heavy riffs, blistering solos, and double-kick drumbeats that shake the very earth.

Bloodstock's main stage is a pantheon of metal gods, where legendary bands like Judas Priest, Slayer, and Motörhead have carved their names onto the amps of history. Headbangers raise their horns in unison as iconic anthems like "Painkiller" and "War Pigs" erupt from the speakers, igniting a shared euphoria that transcends age and background. But Bloodstock is more than just the big names; it's a breeding ground for the next generation of metal titans. Smaller stages showcase underground darlings and rising stars, each unleashing their unique brand of sonic destruction and vying for the mosh pit's undivided attention.

Beyond the music, Bloodstock is a community forged in sweat, shared smiles, and the occasional spilled pint. Campgrounds sprawl under the Derbyshire sky, transformed into mini metal meccas where stories are swapped, friendships are forged, and impromptu jam sessions erupt under the pale moonlight. Craft beer stalls overflow with potent libations, fueling the headbanging hordes, while food vendors tempt with flame-grilled delights and artery-clogging treats.

Even when the music ceases, Bloodstock thrives. The infamous Sophie Lancaster Stage roars with punk and hardcore, proving that metal's rebellious spirit burns bright even after dark. Fire shows paint the twilight sky with dancing flames, and late-night comedy keeps the laughter echoing until sunrise. The festival grounds become a canvas for self-expression, adorned with leather jackets, studded wristbands, and enough face paint to stock a gothic art gallery.

Bloodstock isn't just a festival; it's a rite of passage for metalheads, a baptism by mosh pit, and a testament to the enduring power of heavy music. It's a place where guitars become weapons of joy, where the crowd becomes one pulsating organism, and where the spirit of rebellion finds its voice in the deafening roar of a thousand screaming voices. So, if you have a shred of metal in your soul, a head that bangs to the rhythm of distortion, and a heart that yearns for sonic carnage, Bloodstock awaits. Come raise your horns, unleash your inner headbanger, and forge your own legend in the shadow of the Devil's Horns.

Bloodstock Ticket Information

Weekend Camping

Adult - £192.00
Child (4-11) - £54.00
Under 4's - Free

Car Parking - £25.00

All prices include booking fees

Bloodstock also offers a wide range of glamping options.

Bloodstock 2024 Line Up

Bloodstock 2024 line up poster