Classy Ideas for a Hen Do: Making It Unforgettable

If you're planning a hen party, you'll want to make it a day and night to remember. Forget about the usual routine and let your creativity shine. With a little bit of inspiration, you can...

If you're planning a hen party, you'll want to make it a day and night to remember. Forget about the usual routine and let your creativity shine. With a little bit of inspiration, you can give the bride-to-be an unforgettable experience that she'll cherish forever.

Stylish Hen Party Activities

Deciding on some hen party activities is a great way to keep everyone entertained. Whether you're hosting the party at home or renting a party house, there are plenty of options to choose from. Here are a few of our favorites:

Pamper Party

Who doesn't love a pamper night at home? Treat the bride-to-be with a pamper party where she can relax and enjoy some TLC. From professional beauty therapists to DIY face masks, there are endless possibilities to make this activity special.

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Nude Life Drawing

Unleash your artistic side with a hen party life drawing session. Have fun sketching a nude life model in various positions and play unique and light-hearted games. It's a great way to get creative and have a laugh with the bride-to-be.

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Host A Hen Party Pyjama Party

Sometimes, the best way to enjoy a girly weekend is by hosting a pyjama party. Grab a bottle of wine, put on your favorite movie, and relax with your friends. You can even get matching pyjamas to set the party mood.

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Crafty Hen Ideas

If you're feeling creative, make the hen party a crafty occasion. You can engage in various DIY activities, from decorating to creating something from scratch. It's a fantastic way for the bride-to-be to de-stress and have fun.

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Pop Up Cocktail Bars with Mixologist

Bring the bar to your party by setting up a pop-up cocktail bar. You can even hire a trained mixologist to teach you and your friends some tips and tricks of cocktail making. Enjoy professional cocktails without the hassle of noisy bars.

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Create a Karaoke Night

Unleash your inner diva and turn your party into a karaoke night. Sing your hearts out with your friends and have a blast. You can even hire a karaoke machine for the ultimate experience.

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Bake Off Hen Party

Put your baking skills to the test with a Bake Off style hen party. Learn from a former GBBO contestant and have fun creating delicious treats. It's a great way to bond and enjoy some sweet treats together.

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Perfume Making

Indulge in the world of scents with a perfume-making class. Create your signature scent and relax while learning about different blends. It's a unique and relaxing experience perfect for an indoor hen party.

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Tasteful Hen Games

Games are an essential part of any hen party. Here are some tasteful and fun game ideas to keep the party going:

1. Mr & Mrs Questions

If you're looking for a classic party game that everyone will love, try Mr & Mrs Questions. Test how well the bride and groom know each other by asking them a series of questions. It's a great way to get the relationship gossip flowing.

2. Prosecco Pong

Put a classy twist on the classic beer pong game with Prosecco Pong. Split into teams and take turns trying to land the ball in the opponent's cup. It's a fun and sophisticated pre-drinking game.

3. Balloon Questions

Create laughter and excitement with Balloon Questions. Write down questions on small pieces of paper, place them inside balloons, and blow them up. Throughout the night, pop a balloon and answer the question inside. It's a great way to get everyone involved.

4. Guess the Wine Game

Put your taste buds to the test with the Guess the Wine Game. Cover the labels of different wines, and challenge your friends to guess the brand and the guest who brought it. It's a sophisticated drinking game that adds a touch of class to the party.

5. Hen Do Icebreaker

Break the ice with an icebreaker game that suits all ages and friendships. You can create your own mini-games or purchase a ready-made icebreaker set. It's an easy and fun way to get everyone in the party mood.

6. Ring of Fire Cards

Get the girls in the drinking spirit with the Ring of Fire game. All you need is a set of cards and a cup. The rules are simple, and it's a fantastic drinking game for large groups.

7. Gin & Tonic Pong

If prosecco isn't your thing, try Gin & Tonic Pong. Split into teams, set up cups filled with gin and tonic, and take turns throwing the ball. It's a refreshing twist on the classic pong game.

8. Hen Do Charades

Get everyone laughing with a game of charades. Write down your own charades or purchase a set. It's a game that everyone can participate in and enjoy.

9. Drink If Games

Add some excitement with the Drink If game. Create a list of sentences, and everyone drinks if the sentence applies to them. It's an entertaining and interactive game that will get everyone laughing.

10. How Well Do You Know the Bride

Test who knows the bride best with a How Well Do You Know the Bride quiz. Prepare a list of questions and see who gets the most answers correct. It's a friendly competition that adds a personal touch to the party.

Elegant Hen Decorations & Accessory Ideas

Make your hen party visually stunning with elegant decorations and accessories. Here are some ideas to set the mood:

Table Decorations

Set the table with beautiful decorations like placement cards, shot glasses, confetti, and personalized sweets. It's a simple way to make the table look fabulous and create a festive atmosphere.

Photo Props

Capture precious memories with the bride-to-be using photo props. Whether it's glasses, rings, or speech bubbles, these props will add a touch of fun to your photos.

Hen Party Balloons

No party is complete without balloons. Use "hen party" spelled out in balloons or create a stunning balloon arch. Balloons add a celebratory vibe to any gathering.

DIY Hen Party Decorations

Get creative and make your own DIY decorations. From balloons to party keepsakes, the possibilities are endless. Personalize your decorations and make them unique to your party.

Glasses & Drink Stand

Add a special touch to your drinks by decorating them with personalized glasses and a stylish drink stand. It's a simple yet effective way to make your drinks stand out.


Bring some excitement to the party with masks. Choose masks of the bride-to-be's favorite celebrities or even make face masks with her face. It's a fun and entertaining accessory that will create lasting memories.

Party Bags & Favours

Show your appreciation to the guests by putting together party bags or favors. Fill them with items they can use during the celebration or create a personalized gift. It's a thoughtful gesture that adds a touch of class to the party.

Personalized Clothing

Make the party extra special with personalized clothing and accessories. From banners to shirts, add a personal touch to everything. It's a fantastic way to make the event more memorable.

Chic Hen Party Food & Drink Ideas

Food and drinks are an essential part of any celebration. Add a touch of class to your hen party with these ideas:

Cupcakes & Macaroons

Indulge in some sweet treats with cupcakes and macaroons. Whether professionally made or homemade, these delicious desserts will please everyone's taste buds.

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Create a sweet table filled with a variety of sweets. Let your guests fill up their own paper bags or jars with their favorite treats. It's a delightful addition to the party.

Hen Punch

Serve a refreshing punch to your guests. Whether alcoholic or non-alcoholic, a party punch in a large jug or bowl adds a festive touch to the celebration.

Afternoon Tea

Enjoy a classy afternoon tea with finger sandwiches, scones, and a selection of cakes. It's an elegant and delicious way to satisfy your guests' cravings.

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If you can't decide on a specific type of food, opt for a buffet. A selection of sweet and savory treats will ensure everyone finds something they love.

Cocktails & How to Decorate Them

Elevate your cocktail game with beautifully garnished drinks. Add fruit slices or straws to create stunning and Instagram-worthy cocktails.

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Cheese & Wine Night

Combine the elegance of cheese and wine for a sophisticated and enjoyable evening. Set up a cheese board with a variety of cheeses, crackers, and wine pairings.


If you prefer non-alcoholic beverages, there are plenty of options available. Prepare homemade lemonade or offer a selection of soft drinks and mocktails. Everyone can enjoy a delicious drink without alcohol.


Indulge your sweet tooth with a chocolate fondue or go savory with a cheese fondue. It's a fun and interactive way to enjoy delicious treats with your guests.


Take advantage of the summer months and host a BBQ. Grill burgers, sausages, and meats to satisfy everyone's appetites. It's a relaxed and enjoyable way to celebrate.

Buff Butlers to Serve the Food

Make the party extra special with the help of buff butlers. Let them serve delicious food and drinks, taking care of all your guests' needs. It's a treat that adds a touch of luxury to your party.

What About a HenFest?

Create your own festival-inspired hen party with these ideas:

Live Music

Incorporate live music into your henfest to create an unforgettable experience. Hire a band that plays popular music genres to set the festival vibe.

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Engage your creativity with activities like flower crown making or bunting making. These hands-on experiences will add a unique touch to your henfest.

Silent Disco

No festival is complete without a silent disco. Rent headsets for your guests, and let them enjoy the music without disturbing the neighbors. It's a fun and interactive experience for everyone.

What Food to Choose?

Choose festival-inspired food options such as BBQ, pulled pork, or even a mobile pizza van. These options will delight your guests' taste buds and create a festive atmosphere.


Go all out with festival accessories by providing wristbands for your guests. Show that you're heading to a festival and get everyone in the party mood.

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Marquee Hire

Transform your venue into a festival-like experience by hiring a marquee or tent. It provides a dedicated space for all your activities and adds a touch of authenticity to your henfest.

With these classy ideas, your hen do will be an unforgettable experience for everyone involved. From stylish activities to tasteful games, elegant decorations, and delicious food, you'll create lasting memories with the bride-to-be and your friends. So go ahead, plan the perfect hen party and make it an occasion to remember.

This article is sponsored by Hen Party Wristbands.