For those of you who are planning hen party ideas, or would like to leave hints for someone who is, here are 10 of our favourite daytime activities:

hen party ideasCraft workshops!

We love anything DIY in the Wedding Ideas office, so whether it be cupcake making, flower arranging or jewellery making, make Kirsty Allsopp proud and get crafting. There’s lots of handy DIy hen party ideas to be had!

Spa and pamper weekends

A luxurious way to relax and unwind with your friends and family before the big day – great for all ages, too.

Dancing lessons

If you and your friends like to strut your stuff on the dance floor, why not spend the afternoon learning a choreographed routine?

Outdoor fun

Paintballing, quad biking and kayaking are just a few hen party ideas for more active girls might enjoy (I’m not one of these I hasten to add). You could even take part in your own game of It’s a knockout!

Cocktail making

Get in the mood for the night ahead by learning to make (and drink!) your favourite cocktails

Theatre tickets

For those looking for a more laid back day-time activity how about going to see a show? Choose a classic like Grease or Dirty Dancing and you could even dress up! day at the races

Get a posh frock on and your purse at the ready for a flutter on the horses – just don’t get too carried away with the betting


We all love a good sing along, so take to the mic and belt out your favourite pop tunes. Mariah Carey eat your heart out!

Girls on tour

Top up your tan before the big day with a weekend abroad, full of sunbathing, eating and partying. Bliss.

Pub crawl

What better way to get the fun started than with a good old-fashioned pub crawl? Maybe just don’t start too early in the day…

Let us know your plans and join in the fun now at Wedding Ideas chat

What are your hen party ideas?

Let us know! x