If you’ve been asked to organize a hen party, you may be lacking in inspiration for creative and exciting hen party ideas. These days, going for a few drinks with friends just doesn’t seem to cut it, so where do you turn when you’re looking for fun and different hen do ideas? Here are some of the new hen activities and hen games you might like to try the next time you have to arrange a great party for the bride to be:
The Scavenger Hunt
Give a night on the tiles a new twist by coming up with a list of things for the bridal party to find before the end of the evening. Get the bride and her friends ticking off items from simply getting a good looking guy to buy her a drink to the more complicated task of persuading a guy to give you his underwear!
For the hen party on a budget, why not throw a good old fashioned slumber party. Complete with snacks, painting nails and cheesy movies you can enjoy a real girls’ night of traditional fun. Obviously, you can throw in as much champagne and cocktails as you like!
The Short Break
At the other end of the spectrum, if you really want to splash out on the bride to be, why not organize a weekend away? There are all kinds of cool places you can go for a fun-filled break. Whether your friend enjoys camping, spas, luxury hotels, sports, gourmet experiences or thrill seeking adventures, there will be a perfect bridal shower break for her. A girls weekend in a luxury spa ticks lots of boxes, or perhaps you could go on a winery tour, or a culinary arts weekend. If your bride to be loves wild rides, take the whole bridal party to a theme park and enjoy the excitement together.
The Hen Party Games
Another great option for a low cost hen party is holding a games night for the girls – with a difference! You can choose from a huge range of wedding themed games and here are some of the best:
1. Design a Wedding Dress – teams try to beat the clock and make a gorgeous wedding dress armed only with toilet roll and sticky tape.
2. Guess The Undies – every guest brings a pair of new underwear that reveals something about their personality. The bride has to guess whose is whose and then gets to keep the whole set!
3. Pin the Bouquet on the Bridge – this game is especially fun after several glasses of champagne!
Whatever you choose to do, there are plenty of exciting cheap hen party ideas out there. Be as creative as possible and remember, don’t get stressed, the whole point of a hen do is to have fun, enjoy eachother’s company and celebrate your friend’s special day with some hen weekends.