Tickets for the one-day Downs festival on September 1 go on sale on Friday morning, with the first tickets available in person from 8am at Bristol Ticket Shop on High Street opposite Castle Park and The Love Inn on Stokes Croft.
This year’s headliners are Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds and Paul Weller, with tickets going on general release online at 9am via TheBristolDowns.com, Seetickets.com, Gigantic.com Ticketmaster.co.uk and Bristolticketshop.co.uk.
Tickets cost £49.50, with all online ticket sales subject to a £1 donation with funds going directly to the upkeep and maintenance of the Downs.
There will be a limited number of reduced price tickets at £25 available to anyone unemployed or on income support. These tickets are only available in person from Bristol Ticket Shop, and supporting documentation and ID will be required.
Children under five are free (though must be wearing adequate hearing protection) and a limited number of tickets for children aged five-12 will be available at all outlets for £15 per ticket. All under 16s need to be accompanied by an adult.
As well as Gallagher and Weller, The Downs 2018 lineup also features Bristol’s own Laid Blak, The Heavy from Bath, as well as Khruangbin, Nadine Shah, Dream Wife and a DJ set from Basement Jaxx.