epic.LAN

Fun UK LAN Gaming at its Best
UK LAN Gaming Party and Esports Event

Venue

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Kettering Conference Centre - Thurston Drive, Kettering, Northants, NN15 6PB (Google Maps Link)

  • Free parking
  • Loads of local fast food outlets
  • On site catering
  • Bar open until 2am
  • Plenty of washing facilities (inc. showers).
  • Easily accessible with local train station nearby

Food & Drink

There will be a bar (open until 2am) and on-site catering open during the event, all alcohol must be purchased from the bar. A microwave & kettle will be available in the venue but no fridge space.

The nearby town of Kettering has plenty of catering outlets which will deliver to the venue.

The event team will also be running a 24h snack and (soft) drink bar including items like crisps, chocolate, caffeine drinks as well as essentials such as ear plugs, kettle leads and 4-ways.

Travel

By Train

Nearest Train Station - Kettering (0.9 miles)
15 minutes walk, 3 minutes drive

Train Distances to Kettering Station

  • London St. Pancras International - 55 minutes
  • Bedford - 22 minutes
  • Leicester -30 minutes
  • Nottingham - 58 minutes
  • Birmingham New Street - 1h 22m
  • Manchester Piccadilly - 2h 19m

By Taxi

  • KLM Taxis - 01536 310123
  • Premier Taxis - 01536 604040
  • ACE Taxis Kettering - 01536 525252
  • Able Taxis - 01536 515151
  • Kings Cabs - 01536 500223
  • Prime Cabs - 01536 514141

Uber does not currently operate in Kettering.

By Air

  • Luton (easiest by train, 51 minutes) - 53 miles
  • Birmingham - 48 miles
  • East Midlands - 53 miles
  • Stansted - 70 miles
  • Heathrow - 83 miles

Sleeping

Camping

  • Small Tent - £20 (1-4 Man Tent)
  • Large Tent - £30 (5+ Man Tent)

Caravans/motorhomes are not permitted and no electrical hookup facilities are available. 

Free Indoor Sleeping

Limited space will be available indoors for sleeping, note that communal sleeping areas can get noisy, so we advise wearing earplugs in these areas. Just bring a camp bed, sleeping bag, pillow and crash after a day's gaming. Note that booking this service with your ticket does not guarantee indoor sleeping space, it is purely for guidance. 

The sleeping rooms for this event will be: Pendeen and Boathouse

Hotels and B&Bs

Holiday Inn Express Kettering is running a limited discount for the event making rooms £55 per night including breakfast. Use Group Code E30 to book. 

The Floor

We don't mind if you just want to grab some sleep in the main halls. Just make sure that you don't block any fire escape routes and that'll be fine. You may want to buy some earplugs from reception though to give you a peaceful night.