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. 

Last updated on 1st February 2019

  Kiki with Drag Queens

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@ Rascals on Various dates from Saturday 23rd February 2019

Go for something a little sassier with this evening of drag at Ballie Ballerson's much cooler sister-restaurant Rascals. As the name suggests, you can let loose and have a rascal of a time with Shoreditch's fiercest, friendliest and funniest queens.

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.

@ May Fair Bar on Saturday 23rd February 2019 and 44 other Saturdays

For a experience you and the girls won't forget, head to May Fair Bar as their expert mixologists spill the secrets on making a delicious cocktails.The afternoon will teach you how to make three tipples, along with feeding you canapes, giving you tips to take home, and there's even an option for dinner.

@ Forbidden Nights @ Infernos on Every Saturday

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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.

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. 

  The Candlelight Club

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@ The Candlelight Club on Friday 1st March 2019 and 5 other dates

Shimmy, jive, wiggle and bop as London's most elusive and glamorous secret party pose as the perfect place for a hen do activity. Get the girls together in all flapper, dapper excess and get ready to be taken back to the Golden Age of the 1920s complete with candles, live jazz and bootleg cocktails. 

The Piano Works Farringdon

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Champagne & Cocktail Hour: 5pm to 7pm and 6 other offers

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.

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. 

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.

  The Covent Garden Comedy Club

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@ Heaven on Various dates from Friday 22nd February 2019

Tear-inducing one liners, hilarious anecdotes and bags of dark humour come together wonderfully and take shape in the form of the Covent Garden Comedy club. With a capacity of only 150, each evening will showcase up to 5 comedians, with a hilarious compere overseeing proceedings on the night.

Wonderland Ceramics

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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. 

A Door In A Wall

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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.

Dance Party Experience

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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.

How're your petanque skills looking these days? If you were looking for a fun and exciting place for a hen do that's a little bit different, the Hay's Galleria has you covered. Challenge your hen girls to a game or two on the boules court, then stick around for some dinner in the charming restaurant or go for a couple of drinks in the outdoor terrace.

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. 

For your hen party, why not venture into the parts of London normally swarming with children and bewildered tourists? The Lates and After Dark series sees you venture into everywhere from the London Dungeon to Madame Tussauds, all while drinking alcohol and having fun without having to worry about any nippers about.

  The Big London Bake

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@ The Castle Tooting on Various dates from Wednesday 20th February 2019

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.

@ Club Aquarium on Every Saturday

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.

Gather up the gals for rib-tickling night on the lash at this Bethnal Green staple for all things comedy and entertainment. The Backyard Bar and Comedy Club has hosted big names to the sound of Micky Flanaghan, Rob Heeney and Marlon Davis on its mic so you can count on a spread of sensational stand-up to get the good times flowing. 

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.

  Thames Lates

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@ London Eye Millenium Pier on Various dates from Thursday 21st February 2019

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. Plus, you'll be in prime position to continue the party.

SINK - Paul Street

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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.

Perfect for a London hen do, enjoy a night of fantastic comedy from some of the best acts on the circuit as well as half price on all drinks and entry to the post-show club night.

@ The Little Blue Door on Every Saturday

Swing by Little Blue Door for a brunch with mates that's unlike any other. It's not just the impressive stack of pancakes that makes this an incredible brunch experience, it's the non-stop party vibes, tasty brunch dishes and refreshing brekkie cocktails that seal the deal. 

  Silent Disco Hen Party Tour

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@ Covent Garden Tube Station on Saturday 30th March 2019 and 19 other Saturdays

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.

Oddbins Events

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Private Hire Special

For something different to what's the norm for rowdy hen dos, why not enjoy a bespoke tasting experience with Oddbins? Don't worry, this won't be the typical swilling affair, these guys offer tailored party packages to cater to whatever the occasion so they'll knock up something special for your London hen party and even come to whatever venue you fancy!

If you're looking for an all-singing all dancing day out for your hen party then this quirky walking tour could be just the ticket. Don your headphones and take a spin around London's greatest landmarks soundtracked by your favourite Girl Power tunes, or even some spooky stories...

Set the ball rolling on a memorable day out with this unique adventure around some of London's most iconic sights. You'll embark on a charming cruise around the city, taking in Buckingham Palace, Big Ben and the Royal Albert Hall with a delicious selection of sandwiches, pastries, cakes and macaroons for company. BYO bubbly for a £5 corkage fee too!

View From The Shard

83 user reviews 4

Bottomless drinks and 1 other offer

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.

Nordic Bar

309 user reviews 4

Free table booking! and 1 other offer

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. 

Lucky Voice Soho

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Strong cocktails, a dressing up box and an endless stream of power ballad anthems; what more could you really want? Welcome to Soho'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!

Heaven for any musical maniacs, head to this secret London location for an epic West End brunch full of delicious food, bottomless bubbles and non-stop live show tunes all afternoon.

  Alcotraz - Prison Cocktail Bar

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@ Alcotraz Penitentiary on Various dates from Wednesday 20th February 2019

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This is pretty much the plot of every Hangover film, but hear us out. 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.


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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.

TT Liquor

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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!'

Get ready to get your day party on as the Bashment Brunch brings you an entire afternoon of bottomless cocktails, tasty food and the biggest anthems.

Offering bottomless brunch events, post-work parties and jackpot nights, Dabbers Bingo offers one of the ultimate hen party activities with it's carnival atmosphere, hilarious hosts and the chance to win some amazing prizes.

Drink Shop & Do

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Bottomless Brunch

Start your night of boozy madness with a little hands on activity at Drink Shop & Do. They've all sorts of craft-y craziness up their sleeves - learn the art of 'twerking', craft your own Ryan Gosling, David Bowie or Lionel Richie out of clay or head down for a spot of musical bingo with the marvellous Jess Indeedy - with a drink in hand, of course. Enjoy all sorts of weird and wonderful hen party activities at Drink Shop & Do.

If you fancy something a little different for your hen party, why not put your puzzle solving skills to the test? Taking over a number of London's best haunts, Handmade Mysteries have plenty of thrilling escape rooms for you to get stuck into, from demented ventriloquist dummies to challenging cyber terrorists.

Come on ladies let's get in formation! This is the ultimate brunch celebration of Queen B. Expevt  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. 

@ Sway on Every Saturday

Keep it to yourself, but we're about to lift the lid on one of London's most glam speakeasy secrets. The UK's top burlesque production take things underground for an event of dancing divas, tantalising tassel-twirlers and circus glitterati. Glamorous all over, this fabulous live show is the prelude to a memorable hen bash, with guests able to stay after the show and dance the night 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!