To support artistic development, arts activites and events in Luton.
The Hat Factory Arts Centre
65 - 67 Bute Street
We are located in Luton town centre, one minute away from Luton railway station.
General Opening Hours
Monday - Friday: 11am - 6pm
Saturday & Sunday: Closed
Opens lates and weekends for specific events.
Call: 01582 878100
The Hat Factory Box Office is open for telephone and in person ticket sales on
Monday: 11am - 6pm
Tuesday: 11am - 6pm
Wednesday: 11am - 6pm
Thursday: 11am - 6pm
Friday: 11am - 6pm
You can of course buy tickets online at all times.
Contacts for creative businesses based at The Hat Factory can be found here.
Call: 01582 878120
Take the A505 exit, junction 11, on the left toward Luton Central / Dunstable and follow the signs for Luton Town Centre From the M1
Come of at junction 10 on the left toward A1081 / Luton / Airport and follow the signs for Luton Town Centre
There are numerous public car parks situated in the town centre.
The car park nearest to the venue is the Bute Street car Park, which can be accessed via Church Street, south just after the Luton Dunstable Busway, with an exit on Bute Street.(the old bus station) You can also use Central car park, (with access via Silver Street or the St Georges Square Mall exit until midnight) Bute Street car park is free after 6pm.
Northbound connections include Bedford, Leicester, Nottingham and Sheffield
Southbound connections include Luton Airport, London, Gatwick Airport and Brighton
The Hat Factory is just a two minute walk across Station Road and is the first building at the end of the pathway.
Arriva and Centrebus both operate services around Bedfordshire and Hertfordshire stopping at the Luton-Dunstable busway interchange outside of Luton railway station.