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The Hat Factory

65-67 Bute Street, Luton LU1 2EY, England
+44 1582 878100
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Does my Bomb look big in this?

Sometimes I am hit with a wave of jealousy at the talents of young girls today. Tonight was a... read more

Reviewed 22 February 2018
Molly D
via mobile
Sound quality needs work!

Went to 999 gig last night. Terrible sound with bass way too dominant and vocals indistinguishable... read more

Reviewed 3 February 2018
Piggiesnorter
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Markyate, United Kingdom
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Luton's leading arts and entertainment venue featuring live music, club nights, theatre, dance, films, children's activities, workshops, classes and gallery exhibitions. The Hat Factory is a centre of artistic excellence set within a vibrant urban environment. It offers the young and the young at heart the chance to engage with the arts, to be inspired by the UK’s leading arts practitioners, and to develop artistic skills and confidence. The Hat Factory is a combined arts venue in the centre of Luton. It opened in 2003 and since then has been the area’s main provider of contemporary theatre, dance and music.
  • Excellent31%
  • Very good38%
  • Average21%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
10 Jun 2017
“Great venue!”
22 Feb 2018
“Does my Bomb look big in this? ”
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 23:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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65-67 Bute Street, Luton LU1 2EY, England
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+44 1582 878100
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Reviewed 22 February 2018 via mobile

Sometimes I am hit with a wave of jealousy at the talents of young girls today. Tonight was a might like that. Four really talented young women, three actresses and a writer - really funny, intelligent, insightful, witty and all round amazing performances. I predict...More

Thank Molly D
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Reviewed 3 February 2018 via mobile

Went to 999 gig last night. Terrible sound with bass way too dominant and vocals indistinguishable. Wouldn’t have taken a lot to make sound better but was as if the venue didn’t care. Apart from that, nice intimate music venue and pub prices for beer...More

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Reviewed 15 December 2017

Great venue , good acoustics and a good variety of music played . Staff are friendly and the location is good for transport etc.

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Reviewed 11 June 2017

A nice place for a gaming session. We had fun and the time flew by. Good choice of food upstairs as well! More vegan options might be good!

Thank Carlf1992
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Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

Went to the Hat Factory to watch a play. It was my first time in Luton and I would say the theatre room we were in was quite small. The chairs were not comfortable I was happy the play was just an hour long. During...More

Thank Jay G
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Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Attended an E-sports event this past weekend at the Hat Factory. Had a great time and the staff were very friendly and accommodating. Will definitely be returning!

Thank Robert G
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Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

Ran an event at this location on a Saturday in may, staff were very friendly and made us feel very welcome, the basement room is very spacious, with many electrical outlets and plenty of seating/tables

Thank Mar20143000
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Reviewed 23 April 2017

Really enjoyed my trip here , Light airy building , quick efficent service and very comfortable surrondings , clean loo , lovely coffee

Thank MatthewVH
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Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

Having recently moved to Luton I am exploring new places to eat. Upon finding Connors, the adjoining cafe, I thought I had found a nice place to eat. The interior is quirky and done well and the menu interesting with good vegetarian options. The customer...More

Thank jenicorn
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Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

We attended a fright night event on Saturday where '28 days later' was screened with additional surprises! This event was good value for money with the staff making a great effort to keep the scares coming. Connors (the adjoining bar) was open for pre drinks...More

Thank Cara C
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