Download Festival Fun
www.virtualfestivals.com have arranged some fun events for festival goers to take part in over the coming Download weekend (10-12 June)
1. The Official Download Bedroom Wallpaper
Get yourself in front of the main stage at around 17:30 on Sunday 12! Virtualfestivals.com will be taking a huge widescreen photo of the crowd. The photo will then be available for purchase from www.virtualfestivals.com , www.downloadfestival.co.uk and from an on site stall as a 6 by 9 foot poster / wall paper. Turn your bedroom wall into Donnington!
2. Giant Combat Twister
Virtualfestivals.com are installing and supervising a giant twister board. This will be located close to the main campsite and the tournament starts at 3pm on Thursday 9th. Different variations on the game will be played including Combat Twister: The basic rules are the same as normal, but without moving their hands and feet from their given places, each player is encouraged to body slam the others, to try and make them fall over. This version of the game is lots of fun, but can get quite violent. Other variations include baby oil……………Teams can be submitted on the forum at www.downloadfestival.co.uk.
3. The Napster Stage
Virtualfestivals.com are commandeering the third stage and turning it into a full on interactive experience. VJs will be mixing video footage on the screens during performances. This footage will include live shots of the band playing mixed with their own footage shot around the festival site. Virtualfestivals are also programming the screens in between bands, showing footage of artist interviews, backstage jam sessions and crowd interviews.
All in all, a pretty amazing weekend lies ahead!