15 Hen Party Ideas for Small Groups

Hen party ideas for small groups

There are two kinds of girls in this world. The kind who wants a small social and ones who wants to raise the roof!  We understand that its hard to find hen party activities for small groups but we’re here to help. 

Which Hen Party Ideas are Suitable for Small Groups?

Below are 15 ideas ranging from treasure scavenger hunts to pizza making classes which we can run for smaller groups. Perfect for sharing with a few close friends or maybe just the maid of honour and bridesmaids. And if you are booking a celebration with the Coronavirus 'rule of six' in mind then these hen party ideas will be perfect for you!

1. Smartphone City Treasure Hunt

Our first activity that is perfect for small groups is our Smartphone Hen City Treasure Hunt! Perfect for everyone and an event that is guaranteed to get you giggling.

The best part about this activity is that you can start whatever time you want on your chosen day which means it's easy to fit into your weekend plans.

You can also work in teams which means there is a bit of competition thrown into your celebrations (on the app there is a live scoreboard and team tracker map so you can always see how your components are doing)

Dance Hen Parties

2. Dance Classes

We’ve got wide range of themed hen party dance classes for you to choose from. With the help of an experienced instructor, you could be busting a move to anything from Bollywood to Beyoncé!

Held in private city centre venues, they should have more than enough space to strut their stuff, no matter what size.

Our most popular dance classes for small groups are Singles Ladies, Disney and 80's.

Cocktail Making Hen Party

3. Cocktail Master­classes

A cocktail making hen party sounds good to any group, held in a city centre bars and venues, the perfect places for however many hens. With the assistance of an experienced bartender, you’ll get to mix your very own custom cocktails.

Make one of the classics or an entirely new creation, it’s all up to you. After you’ve finished mixing you can start drinking, all in the comfort of privately reserved booths, giving you a short but sweet taste of the VIP lifestyle. One our most popular hen party ideas for small groups.

4. Dreamboys Male Strip Show

Get you and the girls a front row seat to the most famous male strip show in the UK! The Dreamboys male strip show is a hell of a lot of fun and are guaranteed to give the bride a last night of freedom that she’ll never forget.

After the sizzling show has come to an end, you and the girls will get to back backstage and meet the men themselves and get some photos with them.

Add some hen party games to the night, get them here!


Pizza Making Hen Party

5. Pizza Making

A tasty treat for you and the girls is the pizza making hen party! Have you ever ordered pizza and wondered how they make such a dish? In a city centre venue you will be able to enjoy eating and creating the famous Italian dish.

Whether it's the bride-to-be's favourite food or not everyone will love getting involved in this fun and unique pizza party! Put together your own pizza masterpiece with all the freshest ingredients.

Mobile Flower Crown Making Hen Party

6. Mobile Flower Crown Making

Get creative with the girls with the mobile flower crown making hen party. Transform into festival angels in this totally unique and extremely creative experience. The best part about this whole activity is that we come to you!

All of the materials and equipment is included to so you will be able to create your own beautiful flower crown in a relaxed and comfortable environment!

80s Dance Hen Party

7. 80s Dance

Throw it back to the 80s with this epic 80s dance hen party activity. Learn all there is to a fun 80s themed dance routine in a city centre private venue! It’s an experience that all of the girls will love as you put together all of your dancing skills for an activity like no other.

What better way to get active during the weekend then by learning a fully chore­og­raphed dance routine by an experienced dance instructor – it’s also a great photo and video opportunity!

Escape Rooms Hen Party

8. Escape Rooms

Work together in a totally different experience with the escape rooms hen party. A fun and unique experience that will have you girls working together to solve all the clues, puzzles and challenges in order to escape.

Oh did we mention; you only have 60 minutes to escape. As the clock counts down you will need to use your skills and logic to be able to figure out how to escape of the trapped room.

Beyonce Single Ladies Dance Hen Party

9. Beyonce Single Ladies Dance

Since she put a ring on it you might as well enjoy the Beyonce single ladies dance hen party! It’s the perfect activity to include into the weekend for obvious reasons. We’re sure all the girls will know this song too as it is a pretty popular choice for a celebration like this.

Transform into Beyonce for the day and learn the famous moves to this classic song – it’s also featured on our ultimate hen party playlist!

South American Meal - Las Iguanas

10. South American Meal - Las Iguanas

Known for its incredible starters and even tastier mains, the South American meal – Las Iguanas hen party is the perfect addition to any hen weekend. Enjoy a 2 course meal in a city centre Las Iguanas. This modern Latin American décor will provide you with the perfect atmosphere for the hen party.

You will also be able to enjoy a drink each and then move onto the cocktails. They have a 2 for 1 offer on cocktails all day everyday so make sure you make the most of it!

Smartphone City Treasure Hunt Hen Party

11. Smartphone City Treasure Hunt

Explore your city of choice in a fun and unique way with the smartphone city treasure hunt hen party. In teams you will compete against each other as you unlock hotspots around the city. Once these hotspots are unlocked you will have questions and challenges to complete.

As all of this is done you will score different points that will go towards your overall score. And to keep it all competitive there is a live score board that will keep track of everything!

Mobile Fascinator Making Hen Party

12. Mobile Fascinator Making

Enjoy staying at home of in your own hen party house and get involved in the mobile fascinator making hen party. It is the perfect addition to your day if you are wanting to get creative and enjoy something a little different.

And let’s be honest, you never know when you might need a fascinator right?? So make sure you make the most of this opportunity and use all of the best materials and equipment.

Italian Meal - Pizza Express Hen Party

13. Italian Meal - Pizza Express

Pizza Express is known for being pizza specialists (of course, it’s in the name) so why not get organised and plan an Italian Meal – Pizza Express hen party? It’s the perfect addition to your day if you are planning a meal anyway!

With this meal you will be able to enjoy 2 courses and a drink of your choice. With a great atmosphere throughout the restaurant it is the perfect place to head.

Revolution 3 Course Meal Hen Party

14. Revolution - 3 Course Meal

A bar that is known for its incredible food and a great place to head during the celeb­ra­tions. The Revolution – 3 course meal hen party is the perfect addition to your day. Enjoy 3 courses in a lively venue.

And when you’re done why not make the most of your time here and take advantage of all of their cocktails on the menu!

Afternoon Tea Hen Party

15. Afternoon Tea

A classic that is suitable for all different types of groups. Add the afternoon tea hen party into your day and enjoy a delicious selection of sandwiches, scones, cakes and teas in a city centre venue.

It is the perfect addition to any celebration especially if you want something classic, sophis­ticated and enjoyable for everyone!

Still need ideas, maybe the life drawing hen party is what your after?


Whether you are planning a hen party with the Coronavirus 'rule of six' in mind or not our hen do planners can offer expert advise for small hen parties across our 1000's activities and 65+ hen do destinations. If you would like a chat just contact on 0161 341 0052

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