As we continue to roll onward towards another gigantic weekend at Donington, the Download Festival organisers have laid on an Easter treat sweeter than that chocolate egg that's currently sitting in your kitchen calling your name. As well as the addition of some new bands to the line-up the festival have also announced that 2018 will indeed see the return of the vastly popular WWE NXT event which is scheduled to take place across the whole weekend. Constantly packed out at Download 2017, WWE NXT proved to be one of the most popular attractions at the whole festival, hosting stars who are now in the big leagues on WWE programming. So want to check out some of the future stars of professional wrestling with a pint of your chosen beverage in hand and a hoard of like-minded fans around you? Then get yourself down to Download Festival this June.

Alongside the WWE NXT announcement, the organisers were also very pleased to reveal that the following acts have also joined the line-up which already boasts headliners Guns N' Roses, Avenged Sevenfold and Ozzy Osbourne along with the likes of Marilyn Manson, Parkway Drive, Marmozets, Bullet For My Valentine and much much more:

Hell Is For Heroes
Andrew W.K.
Nothing More
Culture Abuse
Lawnmower Deth
Bad Religion
Being As An Ocean
Ecca Vandal
Black Foxxes
Bad Cop/Bad Cop
Kaiser Franz Josef
Cellar Darling
Anchor Lane

Download Festival takes place at Donington Park 8th-10th June. Tickets are on sale NOW. Head over to now for more information and purchases. As ever, tickets for this event WILL go fast so don't hesitate too much thinking about buying one. Please always ensure that you use official ticket outlets when making purchases.

WWE NXT at Download Festival? Sounds like one huge party to us...