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YORKSHIRE HEN PARTY EXPERIENCES & STAG DO GROUP ACTIVITIES

Take a look at our selection of Yorkshire hen party experience days and stag do group activities. We have many experiences that are suitable for alternative hen do ideas and unusual stag do activities. We can book several activities together to make a full day for your party and organise little touches such as afternoon tea and drinks to ensure your day is extra special.  Most of the group activities we offer can be tweaked to suit the needs of your party.

dance experience hen party

Uniquely Local says…such a brilliant way to celebrate your hen or stag party. Fancy dress outfits are entirely optional but add to the fun factor!

Hen and Stag Dance Party

Dance workshops are a great activity for any hen and stag weekend. The professional, friendly and fun dance teachers will bring everyone together to create your very own dance routine, whatever the range of abilities, ages and personalities.

Dance Styles: Workshops can be tailored to your chosen style and music choice. Some popular choices include 80’s, 90’s, Burlesque, Beyonce and Dirty Dancing, or choose a bespoke style or medley of songs. 

Workshop: The professional dance teachers will choreograph to your chosen song/dance style to create your very own fun dance routine. Suitable for all ages and levels, there will be plenty of opportunities to take photos and capture all the action on the day!

PRICE:

£30 per person including a bottle of fizz for the group and certificates for all participants.

MINIMUM GROUP SIZE:

10 – 30 people.

LOCATION:

The Dance Studio Leeds. 10 minutes from Leeds City Centre.

BOOKING:

Please get in touch to book this group experience or if you would like more information. Tel 0800 772 0825 or send us an email with your requirements.

Uniquely Local says…a fun afternoon meeting some passionate gin distillers and sampling some splendid Yorkshire gins!

YORKSHIRE GIN TASTING MINI BUS TOUR

A fabulous group activity for gin lovers everywhere. Mark from Brewtown Tours will pick your party up in Ginnifer the Ginibus at York railway station and take you on a fascinating tour of three independent Yorkshire gin distilleries. During the gin journey you’ll get three guided gin tours and have a chance to learn how each distiller produces their own speciality gin. There’ll be plenty of opportunities to sample a selection of gins throughout the tours.

PRICE:

£80 per person.

MINIMUM GROUP SIZE:

8 people.

LOCATION:

Cooper King Distillery at Sutton-on-the-Forest, Rarebird Distillery at Malton & Hooting Owl Distillery in Pocklington.

BOOKING:

Please get in touch to book this group experience or if you would like more information. Tel 0800 772 0825 or send us an email with your requirements.

Uniquely Local says…You’ll have a fab time with Liz and Cath and everyone goes home with a fabulous fascinator to show off at the wedding!

GROUP FASCINATOR WORKSHOP

Liz and Cath at Yorkshire Feathers run this fabulous fascinator workshop in the comfort of your own home or chosen party venue. This fun and informative workshop will show you how to create  your own fascinator using pheasant feathers and faux flowers and applying a variety of techniques.  The team at Yorkshire Feathers will bring all the materials and equipment needed to ensure everyone completes their own fascinator. If you would like to colour match to your outfit for a wedding or day at the races you can contact the team before the workshop for a chat and bring your dress with you on the day.

Price:

£55 per person.

Minimum Group Size:

6 people.

Location:

Your own venue (35 mile radius from YO61 3LG)

Booking:

Please get in touch to book this group experience or if you would like more information. Tel 0800 772 0825 or send us an email with your requirements.

Uniquely Local says…we loved Mark’s brewery tours and wouldn’t hesitate to recommend these as a hen or stag activity. The tours are really informal and all the people we met at the breweries were great.  You get to sample a really good range of different beers over the course of the afternoon and Mark really knows his stuff. A thoroughly enjoyable experience!

BREWERIES TOUR AND BEER TASTING EXPERIENCE IN YORK AND LEEDS

Brewtown offer their brewery tours around York and Leeds. With space for up to 8 people, your group will be picked up at a city centre location and be taken on a tour of some of the best microbreweries in the area. You’ll learn about the history of beer brewing, meet the people behind the beers and hear some interesting stories about each of the breweries you visit. Whether you’re a craft ale connoisseur or novice beer drinker you’ll sample such a breadth of flavours that you’re sure to find something that suits your tastes.

You will visit 3 breweries per tour and taste four 1/3 pints at each brewery. Tours run from 1pm – 6pm.

PRICE:

£70 per person.

MAXIMUM GROUP SIZE:

8 people.

LOCATION:

Leeds or York

BOOKING:

You can book this activity for up to 8 people online here for the Leeds tour or here for the York tours. If you would like more information or want to co-ordinate with other activities please call 0800 772 0825 or send us an email with your requirements.

Uniquely Local says… we loved this experience and think it would make an excellent hen or stag activity. Especially if you are bringing together friends who might not know each other. This activity will definitely help your team get to know one another as they work together to solve the puzzles.

Can you escape – group escape room activity

Can You Escape? Do you have the right skills to find the clues and solve the puzzles to help your team get out of the room in less than 60 minutes? Can You Escape? in York is the newest escape game to open in the city and is based right in the city centre, on Micklegate (right at the heart of the hen and stag action in York if that’s what you’re after). You and your team will work together to solve the Operation Lone Eagle mission. The game is suitable for 2 to 5 players but if you have a larger group of up to 10 people you can split into two teams in two identical rooms to pit your wits against each other (and the clock!) and compete to be the first team to solve the Operation Lone Eagle mission.

Price:

From £45 for 2 players.

Maximum Group Size:

10 people.

Location:

York

Booking:

You can book this activity for up to 10 people online here. If you would like more information or want to co-ordinate with other activities please call 0800 772 0825 or send us an email with your requirements.
Two Hour Bushcraft Experience near York
Uniquely Local says…this is such a lovely setting for an afternoon of outdoor activities. The activity will appeal to hens and stags who want to do something a bit out of the ordinary. Andrew is a really great instructor and any group will come away with new found skills as well as having an enjoyable afternoon.

Half day bushcraft and campfire experience

This fabulous outdoors experience lasts 3 hours choose from a morning, afternoon, or evening session starting at 10:00, 14:00 or 18:00 respectively.

The half-day experience includes:

  • Fire and Food – building and lighting a campfire and cooking a snack on it.

Plus your choice of bushcraft skill, either:

  • Knife Skills – learning safe knife skills and using one to create your own carving from locally sourced wood, or
  • Shelter – building a shelter using totally natural materials from the wood, or
  • Pioneering – learning how to lash poles together and creating a bridge to climb over.

Price:

£180 for up to 8 people. £22.50 per person.

Maximum Group Size:

8 people.

Location:

York

Booking:

You can book this activity for up to 10 people online here. This activity is also offered as an overnight option spent sleeping in jungle bashas. If you would like more information or want to co-ordinate with other activities please call 0800 772 0825 or send us an email with your requirements.

Group Canoeing experience from Ripon to Boroughbridge
Uniquely Local says…a great stag or hen activity for those wanting to enjoy some time in the beautiful Yorkshire countryside. This is a really picturesque stretch of river and a wonderful place to spend a few hours before hitting York, Harrogate or Leeds later on in the evening.

Group canoeing experience from Ripon to Boroughbridge

Start your hen or stag do in a Canadian canoe wending your way down the picturesque river Ure from Ripon to Boroughbridge. Your adventure starts at Boroughbridge where you will meet your qualified canoe guides. You’ll be transported by private minibus to Ripon and given a safety brief before jumping into your Canadian canoe and the adventure really begins!

You’ll paddle to Boroughbridge, stopping on route for an alfresco lunch (provided) at the scenic West Wick Lock.

The Canadian canoes are perfect for this type of adventure as they are spacious with plenty of storage space for refreshments and additional clothing. You will be provided with a paddle, buoyancy aid and a waterproof bag to keep keys or valuable items safe.

Price:

£460 for up to 7 people.

Maximum Group Size:

7 people.

Location:

Ripon to Boroughbridge

Booking:

You can book this activity for up to 7 people online here. If you would like more information or want to co-ordinate with other activities please call 0800 772 0825 or send us an email with your requirements.

Burlesque party with lessons
Uniquely Local says…Sarina’s Burlesque sessions are the perfect way to celebrate your hen or stag party. Her sessions are fabulously fun and light hearted!

Burlesque Lessons with a Professional Showgirl

Burlesque lessons – the perfect hen party or group activity! Get a group together and book this fabulous package with professional showgirl Sarina del Fuego. Sarina will teach you how to walk like a showgirl, glove peel like a professional and she’ll also throw in some boa tricks, some classic moves and some fun bump ‘n’ grind.  You’ll all be nicely loosened with free champagne for your group and ready to work it girls! (…and boys!)

Once you’ve mastered the moves you’ll put it all together into a cute routine.  This is a fun, safe and confidence building party (with no nudity).

Price:

From £360 for 12 people. £30 per person.

Minimum Group Size:

12 people.

Location:

York or Leeds

Booking:

You can book this activity online here. If you would like more information or want to co-ordinate with other activities please call 0800 772 0825 or send us an email with your requirements.

Guided mountain biking or road cycling in the Yorkshire Dales
Uniquely Local says…Sam at Alfresco Adventures will make sure your group has an amazing experience on this guided mountain biking or road cycling experience. He is passionate about cycling and Yorkshire and will plan a route that maximises your enjoyment of your surroundings while being pitched at a level just right for your group.

GUIDED MOUNTAIN BIKING OR ROAD CYCLING IN THE YORKSHIRE DALES

Get your hen or stag group out in the stunning Yorkshire countryside and put them through their paces with Alfresco Adventures on a guided mountain bike or road cycling experience. Alfresco Adventures will take care of route planning and map reading allowing your group to get maximum enjoyment from the experience. Each ride is tailored to meet the needs of the group making sure you get the most of your riding time. All routes are bespoke to your group.

This is a group experience for up to 8 people with a coffee and cake stop included!

Price:

£389 for up to 8 people.

Maximum Group Size:

8 people.

Location:

To suit your group.

Booking:

You can book this activity for up to 8 people online here. If you would like more information or want to co-ordinate with other activities please call 0800 772 0825 or send us an email with your requirements.

Target Archery and Air Rifle Shooting Package near York
Uniquely Local says… Simon and Taz at GTS Adventure will make it their mission for your group to have an excellent experience. You’ll be well looked after and  have lots of laughs.

TARGET ARCHERY GROUP EXPERIENCE

Give your hen or stag the opportunity to challenge themselves and learn new skills while having an enormous amount of fun. Even if you have never held a bow or shot an air rifle before the skilled GTS instructors will soon have you going for gold, as you develop your skills.This is a great experience for a group of up to 6 people. The team at GTS have other activities which can be paired with the archery experience to accommodate larger groups.

Price:

From £15 per person.

Maximum Group Size:

6 people.

Location:

York

Booking:

You can book this experience online here. If you would like more information or want to co-ordinate with other activities please call 0800 772 0825 or send us an email with your requirements.
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Uniquely Local says…the whole team at Yorkshire Heart are great fun and will guarantee your hen or stag party is a real success. We think their informal vineyard and brewery tours are incredibly good value for money. The emphasis is absolutely on having an enjoyable time.

VINEYARD & BREWERY TOURS & TASTING GROUP EXPERIENCE

Yorkshire Heart offer a range of stag and hen party options to suit all budgets. If your party size is small and you want to keep your costs down you can organise a tour of the vineyard and tasting for only £20 per person  or a tour of the vineyard and brewery for £25 per person, to have afternoon tea with a tour of the vineyard is only an extra £10 per person. You will be with other people in a larger group for these options but this only adds to the fun.

If you have a group of 10 people or more you can book the following hen and stag party activities:

Light lunch followed by Vineyard Tour & Tasting
Arrive at the Vineyard for 12.30pm and enjoy a lovely light lunch in the comfort of the new visitor centre ‘The Wine House’, the tour & tasting will then begin at 2.00pm and includes a taste of the award winning sparkling wine which you can enjoy whilst you are shown around the beautiful vineyard by owners Chris & Gillian Spakouskas, finish off with tasting a selection of white, red & rose wines with some lovely light refreshments in a relaxed and friendly atmosphere.

Your light lunch includes:

Fish Platter:
Smoked Mackerel Pate & Prawn Cocktail served with Toasted Bread & Salad

Meat Platter:
Selection Of Cold Meats, Chicken Liver Pate, Olives & Bread

Ploughmans Platter
Selection of Cheeses, Pork Pie, Pickles & Bread

Vegetable Tartlet
Salad & New Potatoes

Soup & Sandwich
Bowl of hot soup with a sandwich (sandwich choice to be confirmed on the day)

Chicken Caesar Salad
Classic Caesar Salad with Chicken Breast

Price:

From £23 per head for groups of 10 people or more.

Location:

Nun Monkton near York

Booking:

Please contact the Uniquely Local team on 0800 772 0825 or send us an email with your requirements and dates.

Bath Bomb Making Experience With Gin
Uniquely Local says…learn to make your own cosmetics in this relaxed workshop with prosecco, strawberries and chocolates included. It’s a fun, novelty session complete suitable for any level of  crafting experience.

COSMETICS & BATH BOMB MAKING GROUP EXPERIENCE

We have a selection of ‘Cosmeti-Craft‘ cosmetics and bath-bomb making experiences which are perfect hen party group activities. Your group can choose to make cosmetics including soaps, bath bombs, body butters, scrubs, solid shampoos, moisturisers or lip balms.

You will learn about the origins, benefits and uses of all the ingredients you can choose from to make your products. You will also be taught the best techniques for crafting these products. These workshops are suitable for beginners at an easy crafting skill level.

The emphasis is on having fun while you create your cosmetics. Combine your workshop with Prosecco, strawberries and chocolates or opt for a gin-themed session and learn to make a gin-inspired bath bomb to match your complimentary ‘Bath Tub gin’ for each participant.

Price:

From £40 with nibbles & prosecco per head for groups of 10 people or more.

Location:

Various locations in Sheffield

Booking:

Please contact the Uniquely Local team on 0800 772 0825 or send us an email with your requirements and dates.

Uniquely Local says… a stunning location for this action packed group package. There’s a huge range of activities available to mix and match for groups and the guys at Ringinglow Archery will make sure you have a memorable stag or hen party.

MIX & MATCH TARGET SPORTS PACKAGE

With sole use of the facilities your group session can comprise any of the following activities Archery, Air rifles, Air Pistols, Throwing Knifes & Axes and Crossbows. Mix and match activities for a thrilling session. After a brief introduction, you will have the opportunity to enhance your skills shooting a variety of targets in a relaxed, friendly and safe environment. If you’re game, a bit of friendly rivalry can be introduced with fun competitions and prizes for the winners. The activities can be combined to suit your group and refreshments will be provided throughout the session. This is a stunning setting for a thrilling day on the edge of the Peak District National Park.

Price:

From £20 per person, discounts available for larger groups.

Location:

Ringinglow near Sheffield

Booking:

Please contact the Uniquely Local team on 0800 772 0825 or send us an email with your requirements and dates.
Uniquely Local says… with Amanda’s expert guidance and unlimited patience, your group will be able to create a mini masterpiece suitable for wearing on the big day!

INTRODUCTION TO THE MAGIC OF MILLINERY

This fabulous introduction into couture millinery is perfect for any hen parties and is set in the beautiful surroundings of York House in Malton.

Your luxury experience will include creating a unique headpiece as you learn many techniques of couture millinary and will be followed by a sumptuous cream tea and glass of prosecco or two!

As well as acquiring a range of new skills you will be leaving with your very own race-day or wedding-ready piece that will hold a retail value of £200 to £300.

Price:

From £140 per person, including a cream tea and a glass (or two!) of fizz. Suitable for groups of 6 or more.

Location:

Malton

Booking:

Please contact the Uniquely Local team on 0800 772 0825 or send us an email with your requirements and dates.

Hen do private food tour

Uniquely Local says… a private food tour in Harrogate with Kay at Yorkshire Appetite is the perfect way to spend a relaxing day with your besties before the big day.

Hen do private food tour

Why have just lunch when you can have a culinary adventure on your hen do?   Kay and her team will guide your group around five great independents focusing on the chic Montpellier Quarter savouring some of the best food and drink that Harrogate has to offer.

With an easy, gentle amble between stops, you will learn some interesting facts about the history of the town and get the insider knowledge on the best places to visit. A sociable meal with a difference.

Price:

£49 per person, including all food and drink. Max group size  is 16.

Location:

Harrogate

Booking:

Please contact the Uniquely Local team on 0800 772 0825 or send us an email with your requirements and dates.