From traditional fancy dress to more unique and fun hen party themes, here are some ideas to really get the party started.
Stag and Hen Manchester know how to throw a good party, which is pretty important when it’s your last party as a certifiable single lady! The experts in throwing a party to remember share their top hen party themes and ideas to make sure your last night of freedom is nothing but fun… starting with your outfits.
A hen party isn’t complete without a great theme. There are so many options to choose from and the girls can have a brilliant time creating their outfits or sourcing the perfect costume.
23 Top Hen Party Themes to Try
Traditional Hen Party Ideas
Pirate Hen Party Theme
Go for a swashbuckling adventure, think corseted dresses, swords, high boots and bandanas! You’ll love this full costume for inspiration…
A Naughty Nurses Theme
A Burlesque Night
Let out your naughty side and go as sexy burlesque dancers as you hit the town for a night of laughing and dancing with your best girls.
Granny Fancy Dress
Rock ‘n’ Roll Theme
Cops & Robbers
It may seem a little tacky, but it’s your hen night after all! When else could you get away with harking back to the days when it was (kind of) acceptable to head out in hotpants and bunny ears?
Disney Princess Theme
A brilliant theme. Be big kids and dress up as your favourite Disney princesses. Bride gets first dibs!
Pyjama Party Hen Party Theme
Everyone bring your favourite pyjamas and slippers and have a super comfy night out!
This is a classic hen party theme and lends itself to some great (if somewhat dangerous) photo opportunities. Get matching outfits and pom poms – but please leave the pyramid stunts to the professionals
Angels & Devils
I’ll tell you what I want what I really really want… a spice girls hen do! No explanation needed for this one!
Create some mystery by each wearing unique masks and a glamorous dress to match.
A Comedy-Themed Hen Night
Dress as comical characters, your favourite in-jokes, internet memes or even become 10 look-a-likes of the bride for the day!
A nice broad theme that is easy for everyone to do… your favourite TV characters!
White Dress Party
A simple but effective theme. All choose a white outfit and you will definitely stand out at night.
A Great Gatsby Hen Party
Go back in time to the 1920s with this theme. Wear flapper and art deco dresses paired with a beautiful headpiece for a very classy affair!
At The Movies
Black and Gold
This theme oozes glamour and sophistication. Get out your best bling to wear with a striking LBD.
Army Hen Party Theme
Show how tough you and your hens are and go as army girls.
TOP TIP Choose a broad theme so each hen can go as something different and make sure you download the Stag and Hen Manchester hen party planning guide to make sure all your hens are in a row and you have the best night ever!