Guide to Reading
Reading is a fantastic place to have your birthday weekend, with its fantastic National Trails and beautiful unspoilt stretches of river and many, many great outdoor and indoor activities. Plus its home to the legendary Reading Music Festival; so music is at a high. You will be guaranteed a great birthday, not forgetting Reading is a really great place to party day or night, with some fab bars and clubs and that’s not you will you will also find top places to eat. All our Birthday party packages include any of our Reading Birthday party ideas and top quality, city centre hotels which are close to all of the city’s best nightlife
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Reading is a large town with two major train stations, Reading and Reading West. The bus station is just next door to Reading station and provides good transport links across the town. Its major shopping destinations The Oracle and Broad Street make it one of the top 10 UK destinations and these are both a short walk from the central station. Getting around otherwise is best served by taxi’s and if you fancy a bit of culture head over to The Forbury Gardens, Victorian gardens.
Here are a few tips that might help you during your party or group event in Reading.
- Reading music Festival is one of the biggest events in the UK and has around 90,000 people attending each day of August Bank Holiday, so if you’re not a music lover I would avoid this weekend.
There are many trendy bars in Reading, so to make the most of you birthday party weekend and head over to the cocktail bars that have surpassed themselves, with state-of-the-art creations and a top class service. There are buzzing nightclubs, microbreweries, casinos, and theme clubs to give you maximum variety for minimum costs. The areas around Reading Station including Station Road and Friar Street are dense with a high concentration of fantastic nightlife venues, as well as a huge number of bars.
Reading is a vibrant lively city where you will find a variety of stylish clubs and bars, well known for their wild and exotic collections of spirits. The city has thrived with its cocktail scene, matching some of the best cocktail cities in the UK. Reading nightlife is exciting and offers endless entertainment, if you are looking for a chilled out bar or a club to dance the night away with your birthday party group.
Friar Street has some stylish cocktail bars with vodka specialists and worth a visit during your birthday party night. There are many bars that incorporate a dance and performance area equipped with the latest sound and lighting systems. Try to arrive before 11pm, as entry into the clubs gets busy and exceptionally long queues. Smart dress codes are in place at most venues.
Take a look through our Reading Birthday party ideas for some late night entertainment options that are guaranteed to give you a stag do to remember!