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.
Take your bride to an exhibition of biological rarities, also known as The Greatest Brunch this November. Expect live performances from West End singers, dancers and cabaret acts, immersive characters and an epic feast complete with bottomless booze.
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.
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.
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.
Join in with one of London's biggest parties as BarHopping UK take you round central London bars accompanied by free shots and pizza, discounted drinks and queue jump.
Looking for a hen activity in London, sure to impress? The Shard is Western Europe's tallest building, and its viewing platform on the top floor promises stunning panoramic views of London. Head up for champagne and a jaw-dropping experience.
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.
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.
Turn up the volume on your hen do with this ludicrously and completely silly hen party idea. Combining a tour of London with disco music and singalongs, Boogie Shoes Silent Disco Crew will show you the sights along with making sure you're ready to party into the evening.
Dirty Martini Hanover Square invite you and your gals to learn the masterful art of mixology at one of their cocktail making classes, easily one of our favourite hen party activities in London. You and the ladies will make (and drink) three of Dirty Martini's signature cocktails, whilst enjoying some tasty treats from their delicious sharing platters in your own private area of the bar. Trust us, cocktail making classes at Dirty Martini are a top choice for hen do activities, and a great way to get your night started.
Beach Blanket Babylon is getting some all-new Saturday morning entertainment. The Drag Brunch is upping sticks from Rascals and heading to Bethnal Green where they'll be making you weekends a little more raucous with bottomless espresso martinis and quirky games.
Raise a glass with your number ones at Proud Cabaret's hilarious Comedy Brunch that'll see you noshing on an hour of unlimited chicken wings and fries, before washing it down with free-flowing rum punch. But the party doesn't end there - afterwards, you'll be treated to side-splitting sets from some of the UK's best comedians.
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.
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!
Looking for something a little different to do on your hen night? Always had that hankering of a sweet tooth? Let Basement Sate satiate those needs with one of their hot to trot pastry classes. Get stuck right into the art of baking from some of the best dessert dealers in town.
Shake things up with your very own masterclass at this Camden favourite. The ideal location for a girls night out, Duo invites you to whip up your very own Insta-worthy cocktails after soaking up shooters and welcome drinks.
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.
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 bar crawls in the city, 1 Big Night Out is the perfect options if you're looking for a hen do that is as relaxed as it is raucous. Enjoy a nosey around some of the West End's best nightspots with free shots and drinks discounts at every stop.
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.
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!
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.
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.
Looking for hen party inspiration in London? Spring Fest is the event for you. Coming to Camden this May, the month-long event will see revellers knocking back sloshing steins, dancing on the table and chowing down Bavarian delights, all in fancy dress… naturally.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
A must-do event for any chocolate-loving brides to be, this workshop is the perfect girly group activity. You'll be taught all about the craft of chocolate making, before tying your own hand to create delicious bite-sized treats, with the option to mix your own chocolate martinis also.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Come on ladies let's get in formation! This is the ultimate brunch celebration of Queen B. Expect nothing other than five hours of non-stop Beyonce, complete with an hour of free-flowing booze and two delicious brunch dishes, all in a secret location. It's the best way to say goodbye to life as a single lady.
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.
A Door In A Wall is an immersive experience where you and your friends take on the lead roles in a compelling story. The event is perfect for hen parties or team building days. Whether you're scrambling for clues in a hidden speakeasy, running through the streets of London or solving puzzles at a famous landmark, this interactive experience is something you'll be talking about for years to come.
Trapped in a Room with a Zombie is a hugely popular escape room challenge taking place in East London. Spend an hour trapped with the living dead, solving puzzles and bonding with your gals to make it out alive.
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.
Wanna get jiggy like the pros? Wanna shake your stuff like Rihanna or let your limbs loose like Madonna? Well you're in luck, because this is a hen party with a difference. Strap on those dancing shoes and get ready to learn some hot moves in a themed dance class, chosen by you. Whether you want a bit of Grease Lightning or some Ginger Rogers elegance, this dance floor is primed and ready for your Hen night fantasies.
One of the city's most popular cookery schools, L'atelier des Chefs is the perfect spot to kick-start your hen do. Offering everything from 30 minute whip-ups to in-depth classes lasting up to 4 hours, their events are open to groups of all sizes and skill levels.
This sizzling 360-degree homage to the hit Channing Tatum movie is back from 16th April. Enjoy a daring dance and acrobatic spectacular that is made for a fabulous hen party in London, complete with jaw-dropping performances, a thumping soundtrack and bottomless prosecco.
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…
Afternoon tea or boozy night out not quite your style? Give your hen do a quirky edge by heading over to Ealing's Navrtar - the high-tech VR space that allows you to step into another world entirely. You and your gang can compete together, or against each other, taking on anything from zombies to aliens.
If you fancy doing something a little different for your hen party, Albion & East Masterclasses may do just the trick. From gin blending to cocktail shaking, these guys are sure to make you gin experts by the end of these fin, interactive workshops across the city.
Free flowing cocktails and Chinese food? Heck yeah, these guys have got the right idea. For a cool hen activity, why not head to Soho for bottomless drinks, some delicious dim sum and a DJ soundtracking the whole thing.