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18 Games to play on a hen weekend

A little extra something for the hen night.

Get your hen party ideas off to a roaring success with these free fun games! We've thrown together the best 18 classy but naughty hen do games for you and the girls to dive into.

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Game 1 - Which One is the Lie?

1. Which one is the lie?

OVERVIEW

Are you able to keep a straight face when telling a lie? Our fun 'Which One is the Lie?' puts all hens against each other telling two personal facts about themselves, one being the truth, the other... not so true!

RULES & HOW TO PLAY...

  • One fact is true, one fact isn't
  • Rest of the party must work out which the truth, which is a lie
  • Watch out for the detectives amongst you who can spot a liar!

Game 2 - Big Dangly Oranges

2. Big Dangly Oranges 

OVERVIEW

'Big Dangly Oranges' is a straight forward game involving a pair of tights, and your favourite orange fruit... oranges. Stuff the oranges into each of the tights so they're as dangly as a pair of a thousand year old testicles and let the games begin.

RULES & HOW TO PLAY...

  • Dangled from your waist, get ready to race!
  • Side by side, place the dangly oranges so they're on the ground
  • A second orange per hen must be moving along the ground
  • The dangly orange must be the only thing moving the other orange forward
  • If the orange is hit the wrong direction, then that hen must go back to the start
  • The first hen to the finish line wins!

Game 3 - Who is it?

3. Who is it?

OVERVIEW

How's that hearing? We're hoping its good because the brilliant 'Who is it?' involves your hens wearing a blindfold and guessing who is in front of them.

RULES & HOW TO PLAY...

  • In a circle, one hen must be blindfolded and stand in the middle
  • The blindfolded hen is spun around fully 10 times
  • She must then reach out to someone and ask "who is it?"
  • That someone must reply "it is me, guess who?"
  • The dizzy hen must guess by listening to their voice (can be a disguised voice)
  • If guessed wrong, it's 3 more spins for the blindfolded hen until they're correct
  • If guessed correctly, they hand over the blindfold to that someone

Game 4 - Laughing Game

4. Laughing Game

OVERVIEW

It's no hen do without hours of endless laughter, giggling and howling from start to finish. Our 'Laughing Game' aims to put you in fits of laughter and creating memories of you all laughing at the silliest and simplest of things.

RULES & HOW TO PLAY...

  • The Bride-to-be starts by saying either "hee", "ha" or "ho"
  • Each girl will then say either one of these words over and over
  • You must not smirk or laugh, or you lose

Will you be able to hold in the laughs or be spitting all over the table trying to keep your rib cage intact? Goofy Games, Olympic Shames & Old School Sports Day are all activities guaranteed to get your group laughing.

Game 5 - Charades Chinese Whispers

5. Charades Chinese Whispers

OVERVIEW

If you're after a more complex game, then 'Charades Chinese Whispers' is some real great fun which sees your messages lost in translation and laughing at the hilarious results.

RULES & HOW TO PLAY...

  • Start by making a list of 20 day-to-day activities, whether its brushing your teeth or getting dressed for work
  • Split the group into A & B
  • Group A leaves the room apart from 1 person
  • This first person acts out one of these activities as shown by Group B
  • The person from Group A must perform this act to a second person from Group A
  • The second person then performs to a third person from Group A and this repeats until all of A has performed
  • Group A must guess what the words are then it's Group B's turn to make a fool out of themselves

Game 6 - Don't Say a Word

6. Don't Say a Word

OVERVIEW

You'll need a good memory with 'Don't Say a Word' to protect yourselves or catch out one of your fellow hens in this classy game.

RULES & HOW TO PLAY...

  • Grab a pen & paper and write down a list of words most likely to be said on your hen weekend like "wedding" or "drinks" etc
  • The list can be as long as you want, it can be a printed copy too for every hen to have as a reminder
  • Nobody is allowed to say any of these forbidden words
  • If they do, they must face the consequence
  • Consequences can be made by you, and can include a dare or penalty drink

Game 7 - Dancing Queen

7. Dancing Queen

OVERVIEW

A chance to show off your moves and put the group in stitches, 'Dancing Queen' is as fun as the ABBA song itself and doesn't cost a penny to play.

RULES & HOW TO PLAY...

  • In a circle, one lucky girl must create one dance movement
  • The girl on your left must then repeat this move but then add another
  • This process repeats like a ripple effect as the dance gets longer
  • When all girls have performed and it's back to the starting hen, she must complete the full routine but add more
  • If someone gets any one move wrong (or the entire sequence), she will be knocked out
  • There will be a furious dance-off until there's only one who remains
  • The winner will be crowned the 'Dancing Queen'

Check out ourABBA dance class

Game 8 - Mr & Mrs Quiz

8. Mr & Mrs Questions

OVERVIEW

The Mr & Mrs Quiz is an all-time classic hen game that cannot be missed out! We've come up with a fun list with all the laugh out loud questions you'd expect from this game all about the bride-to-be and her future hubby. Get the groom to answer the questions beforehand and then the bride-to-be's on the night. Don't forget some hilarious forfeits!

See 111 Mr & Mrs Questions here for hen parties

QUESTIONS INCLUDE...

  • Who asked who out?
  • What is her biggest fear?
  • Who's the most annoying when drunk?
  • What do you love most about him/her?

Game 9 - Maltesers

9. Malteasers

OVERVIEW

These chocolatey balls are a girl's best friend and now you can play with them using nothing but straws with our 'Malteasers' challenge, a truly classy game to be sure!

RULES & HOW TO PLAY...

  • Sitting around a table, open a large bag of Maltesers into the middle of the group
  • After drooling, pass straws and bowls to each member of your chocolatey cult
  • Within 30 seconds, each hen must transfer as many Maltesers as possible from the pile into your bowls using no hands- just the straws and sucking into them
  • The winner with the most Maltesers wins a whole bag for themselves

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Game 10 - Sausage in the Hole

10. Sausage in the Hole

OVERVIEW

As wrong (or so right) as 'Sausage in the Hole' sounds (it's all a matter or perspective and how dirty minded you are!), it's perfect for hen parties of all types.

RULES & HOW TO PLAY...

  • Tie a hot dog to a piece of string and attatch to your trousers/­belt so it dangles low between your legs
  • Have a bottle on the floor directly beneath you with the lid off
  • Briskly but precisely guide your silly sausage into the bottle's hole
  • You must bend using only your knees, your feet cant leave the floor (and no hands!)
  • The first one to successfully penetrate the bottle with their weiner wins!

PS-It's a lot more difficult than it sounds with coor­di­nation being the key.

Game 11 - Paper Lyrics

11. Paper Lyrics

OVERVIEW

A super simple and creative game to play if you find yourselves waiting for your food or drinks on the night, 'Paper Lyrics' lets you bring out your creativity... even if you're plastered!

RULES & HOW TO PLAY...

  • Obtain some newspapers or magazines
  • Rip out words, letters and sentences to create your very own song lyrics
  • The dirtier and more meaningful, the better- could even become the UK's next number 1!

Let's see how outrageous your songs are and feel free to sing them out as part of your very own girl band!

Game 12 - Drunken Pictionary

12. Drunken Pictionary

OVERVIEW

Become an artist with the pictionary game with a twist- 'Drunken Pictionary'. Let's face it, on your hen party weekend, you're gonna be drunk... a lot and games like this one really bring our the laughter.

RULES & HOW TO PLAY...

  • One hen acts as an art connoisseur and writes down as many random words as she likes
  • She then hands out these words to the rest of the group
  • In secret, each hen must draw these words as a picture to the best of their ability
  • After 5 minutes, if no one has guessed correctly what the word is, they must down their drink

Check out our artistic life drawing & mobile life drawing, both a huge hen favourite!

Game 13 - Naughty Bingo

13. Naughty Bingo

OVERVIEW

'Naughty Bingo' has cheeky dares to complete in each space where only the brave and very drunk can succeed. Some serious balls required!  See our printable and downable naughty bingo hen party game here

DARES INCLUDE...

  • Kiss a bald guy's head
  • Ask 5 guys their penis nicknames
  • Dance on a table
  • Photobomb

Game 14 - Balloon Mayhen

14. Balloon Mayhen

OVERVIEW

A game that takes you back to the days you were younger. 'Balloon Mayhen' is a great game to do during other activities or games and is more a side-task to catch people out, so keep your wits about you!

RULES & HOW TO PLAY...

  • The maid of honour must release a balloon
  • Once in the air, it must remain in the air- it must not hit the floor
  • You're allowed to make contact with any body part to keep it floating
  • Whoever lets it touch the floor loses
  • The loser must complete a daring & embarrassing challenge set by the group or buy everyone a round of drinks

Game 15 - Prosecco Pong

15. Prosecco Pong

OVERVIEW

'Prosecco Pong' is exactly what it says it is- replacing the beer with bubbly prosecco, two teams must form and throw as many balls into the glasses to win!

RULES & HOW TO PLAY...

  • 6 glasses must be laid out onto a table with 3-6 balls per team
  • Standing around 5 meters away, you must line up and take in turns throwing the pong balls into the glasses
  • The prosecco glasses must be at least half full
  • You must throw underarm and only one person at a time throwing in each team to avoid a rain of balls

Game 16 - Loo Roll Bride's Dress

16. Loo Roll Bride's Dress

OVERVIEW

You wouldn't expect to make a wedding dress from that all-important every day essential but there's no time like the present! 'Loo Roll Bride's Dress' is funny and creative.

RULES & HOW TO PLAY...

  • Purchase several rolls of toilet paper
  • Wrap your bride-to-be or she'll be late for the wedding!
  • Make the design as wacky and artsy fartsy as possible or keep it simple, it's up to you girls 
  • Be sure to make a beautiful bride, not an Egyptian mummy!

Game 17 - Play-Doh Boyfriend

17. Play-Doh Boyfriend

OVERVIEW

Time to get messy and create your perfect hunky man out of nothing other than our childhood's favourite gunk- Play-Doh with 'Play-Doh Boyfriend'.

RULES & HOW TO PLAY...

  • Buy several pots of Play-Doh (the same colour if possible)
  • Each hen must be tasked with scultping one body part of the male anatomy
  • No peeping- results are better when you see the finished thing
  • The model can be as small or large as you wish
  • One hen must gather all the parts and construct them into one final piece
  • Unveil your Play-Doh hunk and laugh at the hilarious result

Game 18 - Pass the Parcel

18. Pass the Parcel

OVERVIEW

'Pass the Parcel' is an all-time classic everyone knows, so we thought we'd have to throw this in!

RULES & HOW TO PLAY...

  • Wrap up a few gifts (3-4) like you would for someone's birthday with items of your choice
  • Items can be dirty like willy straws, lollipops and mini vibrators
  • Pass the parcel in a circle with some sexy music playing
  • Once the music stops (nominate a DJ to do this), whoever is holding the parcel must rip it open and accept their present

Still need inspiration? See a huge collection of hen party games here plus we also offer a hen party handbook full of tips, advice and support.

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