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 14th December 2020




From a giant UV ball pit in Soho through to Shoreditch's iconic bottomless brunches, if you've not been to Ballie Ballerson, what have you been doing on your hen do? Pick one of the two party spots, both sporting retro sweetie cocktails and tasty pizzas.

Hip Hop Brunch LDN

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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.

@ Forbidden Nights @ Infernos on Saturday 3rd April 2021 and 37 other Saturdays

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. 

The Piano Works Farringdon

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Winehouse Wednesday: All day, every Wednesday

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.

Flight Club

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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

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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. 

The 90's Brunch

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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. 

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!'

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.

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.

Electric Playbox

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Take your hen to do something a little different for her hen party, and immerse yourselves in a video game at Electronic Theatre. You'll get to enter interactive Lightboxes, and work together in an effort to complete fun challenges and get hands-on solving puzzles. 

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! 

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!

Discounts available on certain events

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.

Fancy trying something a little different for your hen do? Head to Neverland's winter pop-up in South London, where you can book out private igloos, tuck into hot bowls of fondue and sip on themed cocktails, with plenty of events and activities to check out while you're there.

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.

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…

Cabana

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Can't find the time for a weekend getaway with the girls? This brilliant Rio-inspired bar and grill's cocktail masterclass will transport you to Brazil for a raucous afternoon of boozy fun. Learning how to become concoction connoisseurs, you'll also be fed a range of themed street food whilst carnival vibes and happy beats keep the energy high.

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.

Old Skl Brunch

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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.

Brushstrokes and Nudes

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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. 

Thames Rockets

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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. 

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.

Rouges

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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.

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. 

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.

AIM Escape

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Add a few extra thrills to your hen night by taking on an AIM Escape Room. Offering a truly unique adventure for you and your team, these guys combine puzzle-solving with immersion and technology to really put you to the test. 

  ADONIS Cabaret

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@ 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.

@ The Grand on Saturday 24th April 2021 and 2 other dates

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.

  The Big London Bake

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@ The Castle Tooting on Various dates from Sunday 17th January 2021

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.

Nordic Bar

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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. 

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!

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.

@ The Mind Palace on Friday 22nd January 2021 and 3 other dates

When it comes to hen party activities in London, we like ours filled with cocktails. If you feel the same, then head West where The Case of the Poisoned Chalice is popping up at Shepherd's Bush complete with a Sherlock-themed immersive experience and the chance to create your own tipples.