From a giant UV ball pit through to mega bottomless brunches, if you've not been to Ballie Ballerson, what have you been doing on your hen do? Head over to their incredible Shoreditch venue for retro sweetie cocktails and tasty pizzas.
Hen Party Activities
So your best gal pal is due to be wed and you've been lumbered with the mammoth task of organising the hen do - and of course you can't wait to get started. London is overflowing with venues ideal for a hen do, each offering a multitude of options for hen do activities that'll keep you and the girls occupied before the (obligatory) debauchery ensues. We've stockpiled a list of some of our favourite options, each with their own quirks and oddities that'll certainly make this hen do in London one to remember.
If you're after a hilarious night for your hen party in London, you can't look further than the Hip Hop brunch. Not only will you be served a 3-course meal of 'Dirty South' food and an hour of bottomless cocktails, the notorious hip hop karaoke becomes the main event, so you and your bridesmaids can be the hip hop stars you've always dreamed of.
Held at one of the most impressive and majestic venues in south London, Forbidden Nights is an event guaranteed to get you a little hot under the collar. Skilled performers have been picked from around the UK and the end production is a sexy yet fun night out, featuring a Channing Tatum lookalike, an X-Factor finalist and much, much more.
Get your hazmats suits on because things are going to get messy at this unique cocktail masterclass. Head to the iconic ABQ bar in Hackney where they'll have you mixing up some illicit cocktails made with molecular techniques.
West London's one-stop-shop for all things late-night fun, the Chelsea Funhouse boasts an explorer-themed restaurant, some of the best espresso martinis in the biz, and a hidden immersive cocktail experience. Step back in time as you enter this 1940s bunker, where you'll be tasked with some codes to crack. Do it in time? You'll be rewarded with some personalised sips.
See off your final few single nights in style at this opulent, London extravaganza of fantastic music and phenomenal drinks. With cocktail masterclass, a unique can't sing choir experience, bottomless brunch, dinner or drinks, The Piano Works somehow manages to combine the characteristic feel of a Victorian warehouse with the decadent, elegant vibes of a suave, piano bar. Best night of your life.
Disco Brunch is here and it's going to change the way we brunch. Find the secret location for the biggest dancing tunes, bottomless cocktails and two courses of brunch food.
Hen party assemble. This is how Flight Club do brunch. Get ready to experience London's coolest social gaming experience in a two hour session of prosecco drinking, pizza eating, darts throwing madness. Flex those throwing muscles and prepare for a day party like no other that'll go down in the London hen party history books.
Map Maison is a stylish cocktail bar located in the heart of East London, and its cocktail masterclasses make for the perfect hen do activity. You'll mix and shake up numerous drinks under the expert guidance of Map Maison's head mixolgist, as well as tuck into tasty tapas snacks to accompany your delicious creations.
Guess what, hen nights in London don't need to ALL be about willy whistles when there's an event like 90s Brunch concerned. Kick off the party early with retro antics, party games, brunch bites and drinking aplenty at this unique pop-up event with your hens.
If you're on the hunt for fun time hen do activities, look no further than Nordic Bar where you and the girls can get together for a game of ping pong. Battle it out against one another, whilst indulging in a few too many very reasonably priced drinks and something tasty from their menu inspired by the best in Swedish cuisine.
Grab your gals and head down to Shoreditch for T.T Liquor's cocktail-making class. Here, you and your ladies will get your very own custom-built bar - post yourselves up and get to mixing and tasting for two hours straight! By the end of the class, show off everything you've that you've learnt by having a crack at making 'the best cocktail of the day!'
An ideal spot at which to chill before the debauchery ensues, Wonderland Ceramics invites you and your gals over for a ceramic painting party. Bring a bottle or ten, and get together as a group to paint a piece for the bride, try out the Candy Floss making machine or make a clay tile impression with your feet or hands. For something a little different, head down to Wonderland Ceramics and enjoy an evening of memorable hen do activities.
Get dressed up to the nines and shimmy on down the Proud City Cabaret for an immersive night celebrating all things Motown and soul. The house band will be playing hits from the likes of Stevie Wonder, Jackson 5 and Aretha Franklin, with tickets also including a gourmet meal and glass of fizz.
DNA VR are reimagining the world of escape rooms with their epic virtual alternative. With 9 themed rooms, styled on everything from Alice In Wonderland to Prison Break, you and your gang will have to don headsets to get out alive, prevent a nuclear disaster or escape a jungle.
A unique take on the classic afternoon tea, The Chesterfield's offering is perfect for the sweet-toothed hen. Themed around Hardy's Original Sweetshop, you'll find a delectable selection of homemade sandwiches, chocolate chip scones and confectionery-inspired cakes and pastries.
A fun and creative way to celebrate a hen do in London, this cool painting class brings you more than a follow-along. You'll be treated to an hour of bottomless prosecco, help from a professional artist and a live DJ keeping the energy high.
The Big London Bake is a fun baking event that's taking inspiration from one of the UK's most popular tv shows. Amateur bakers will be split into teams of two before following a strict recipe and battling it out with others to win the coveted first place prize. Immortality is just a scone's throw away.
Taking you back to the old school, this themed brunch is pairing 90 minutes of bottomless rum punch, prosecco and mimosas with 2-course feasting, live DJs, lip sync battles, giveaways and more. Plus, there's even prizes for the best dressed.
Dedicated to offering South London's crowds a frivolous night of great music and stunning stunts, Rouges has become a favourite late night destination. Guests will have the chance to dance long into the night to the sounds of Bon Jovi, Abba and Oasis, before watching in amazement as Kellie Sky performs a death-defying act of circus stunts and tricks. What's better than singing your heart out with all your close friends on a Hen Do to all your favourite classic tunes.
A brilliant and empowering event that'll leave you all feeling fabulous, Luscious Cabaret's burlesque workshop is a great hen do idea. As well as learning all the basic moves and enjoying a glass of fizz or two along the way, you'll also be taught a routine to bust out at a later date.
From Garage Bingo to pizza and Friends nights, and bottomless pancake brunches, head to Camden's DUO for some of the best hen party activities in London.
Balls Brothers is getting some all-new Saturday morning entertainment. The Drag Brunch is upping sticks from Rascals and heading to the City where they'll be making your weekends a little more raucous with bottomless espresso martinis and quirky games.
This secret bar below a bustling Drury Lane restaurant is a great spot for a gaggle of girls to get giggling on the last night of freedom before the big day. With big names such as Jack Whitehall and Jason Manford on the stage, you're sure to have a good chuckle.
Transporting you back in time to the 1920s, The Candlelight Club is a top secret pop-up party, perfect for a hen night to remember. Get dressed up in your flapper gear to spend the night watching live cabaret, dancing to swing music and sipping on Champagne.
Gather up the gals and head down to Shoreditch - Little Nan is back! Well, Nan is actually of to Benidorm, but her grandchildren will be taking the reigns. And guess what they've gone and done - they've rounded up all her stuff and loaded it into a warehouse by Old Street Station. Pop in and party the night away to the biggest 90s hits and you gorge on bottomless cocktails for the old girl's teapots!
Warm Up. Get Down. Feel Good. A ridiculously fun, sassy and hilarious dance class for your hen party, tailored perfectly to the bride's favourite music, movie or theme. Feel fierce learning killer moves with our energetic instructors… why not perform your learnt routine at the wedding itself? Go on, we dare you…
Styled around the illicit activity of the roaring twenties, Proud Cabaret brings a night of high-end, prohibition themed fun to an underground haven in the city. Expect a stunning night out featuring burlesque entertainment, superbly executed British cuisine and cocktails.
Perfect for getting those hen do antics off to a fun start, this quirky London scavenger hunt is sending you out across the city to hunt down items and landmarks and complete fun tasks. From giant dragons in Camden to human pyramids in Hyde Park it's a quirky way to kick off any day out in the capital.
This event is guaranteed to go down a storm with literally all red-blooded women. Combining art with full-blown nudity, Brushstrokes And Nudity is a BYOB event that is offering you the chance to let out your inner Van Gogh whilst staring at seriously buff bods.
If you're hunting for the best hen night ideas in London for football fans, we may have the perfect place for you right here. TOCA Social will have you face-off over an interactive footie game, complete with tantalising tipples, American eats and a dedicated dessert room.
Impossible Things Entertainment are answering your prayers for hen do activities in London. Taking place at Aeronaut's gorgeous outdoor terrace, the party pros are offering up a whole range of themed bottomless brunches that are sure to have you all singing, dancing and having a ball.
Strong cocktails, a dressing up box and an endless stream of power ballad anthems; what more could you really want? Welcome to London's dedicated karaoke bar, where endless hen groups have got all dressed up and belted out their guilty pleasure favourites into the night. Add another quirk to your package with one of their fun-loving cocktail masterclasses!
If you've done the brunch parties and weekends out of London, then shake things up for this hen with a trip on a Thames Rocket. Taking you on a journey across the famous river, you'll see iconic landmarks and soak up Southern Fairy tipples courtesy of London Cocktail Club.
Come down to the Inamo Soho Games Room for your hen party and you can enjoy 150 games on all the popular games consoles, Apple TV and the ability to stream whatever you want, and two 150 inch screens to use it all on. Their packages include food so you can eat while you play.
One of the best hen party activities in London, Dreamboys is offering a steamy take on your classic drag brunch. Join your hilarious host Cookie Monstar for an afternoon of drinking, dining and dabbing with help from some ludicrously hot men.
If you're looking for cute hen party activities in Clapham, Biscuiteers is bringing you the perfect offering for the sweet-toothed bride. Head to Northcote Road where the cafe is sorting you out with afternoon tea or your very own biscuit-icing session.
On the hunt for hen party activities? Lip Sync Dance Battle is a great idea, serving up a night of light-hearted fun in an exclusive location. Over the evening, you and your friends will split into two groups where you'll pick two songs and be taught wicked routines that you'll then perform in your bid to win a bottle of fizz. If that's not enough, you can also take part at home.
Adonis Cabaret has something of a reputation when it comes to hosting wild night out in London. With a stable of some of Britain's best male strippers, and a hilarious drag queen host, their wild nights are packed with comedy, cabaret, amazing drinks, karaoke and plenty more mischief. Ideal for a hen party or perhaps just a night out with a twist, the team take over Club Aquarium every Saturday and offer the city's cheeky crowds a great place to dance their troubles away.
Looking for something a little different for a London hen do? These incredible riverboat cruises are offering a range of cool events for you to get involved with this spring and summer, from pretty sunset sails down the river to raucous bottomless brunches.
A great way to kick off a hen do, Brush and Bubbles sees your party follow the step-by-step guidance of The Angelic's resident artist. In this boozy class you'll each create an original canvas piece, all while sipping on prosecco with your closest pals.
With some of the funniest hosts and best venues, London Party Pub crawl will guarantee a good night out for your hen do. Choose to start in Camden, Shoreditch or London's West End before enjoying free shots on entry and drinks deals all night long.
All of those stage performing, dance video queen and pop princess dreams are about to become real. Just Dance UK is the one and only dance collective dedicated to taking you through the biggest and best music video moves so you can live your dream and become Beyonce for the night. Ladies, get the hens together, there's routines to be learnt.
In this immersive drinking experience, you'll have to smuggle your favourite bottle of alcohol in, don a bright orange jumpsuit and get one of the inmates to mix you up something great. But with bribery and contraband everywhere, you have to make sure you don't get caught.
Another of our recommended hen do activities in London, SINK - Paul Street is a great 'lil spot in Shoreditch for all sorts of pong related fun. Fight to the death as you battle it out against the gals in a game of beer pong - tables can be booked for private use, otherwise enter the ping pong tournament on Tuesday evening at 6pm.
Proud Embankment's Go Gaga! Bottomless Brunch is a great shout for those of you after some fun hen do ideas in London. Throughout the afternoon you'll enjoy a two-course meal, entertainment from drag queens and the world's number one Lady Gaga impersonator as well as 90 minutes of unlimited drinks.
When it comes to memorable hen nights in London, you can never go wrong with a brunch party. Head to Moorgate this summer and you'll find Old Skool Brunch, which is bringing vintage beats, two-course meals and fun games to the city.