16 Fun Hen Party Activities in Harrogate

Hen party Harrogate

Harrogate is fast becoming a popular hen party destination of the North!

The Yorkshire spa town has for years been known as a breathtaking, idyllic destination full to the brim with picturesque views, beautiful parks and not to mention World Heritage status.

However, more recently it has become a hotspot for ladies looking for an elegant, fun hen party.

Why? The magical town is open all year round, it has glorious cathedrals, mighty castles and monasteries and lots of shops to explore.

Harrogate’s classic style draws from its 18th century history offering an abundance of luxurious Turkish baths and various activities to appreciate.

Whether you want to wander through the gorgeous gardens, enjoy a spot of afternoon tea or get down and dirty by trying your hand at caving, we have a wealth of fun things for everyone to enjoy…

1. Zorbing


For a hen activity with a twist, or should we say turn, catapult your world upside down and try zorbing. Get safely strapped inside a large inflatable ball and take on the hills to achieve speeds up to 60mph!

Don’t forget we also offer Aqua Zorbing if you want to go upside down whilst making a splash.

2. Shoe Decorating


Harrogate is renowned for its class and style, so if you love fashion why not get taught how to customise your belongings with pretty crystal embellishments from one of Harrogate’s finest experienced designers.

Bring any item you like be it a handbag, photo frame or wine glass and get 1-2-1 tuition with a qualified designer.

3. Spa & Pamper


In its heyday, Harrogate was known as the English spa and a top destination for European high society for its original Turkish baths that first opened in 1896.

Members of every European Royal Family have visited Harrogate to take the waters and today the town offers a plethora of spa facilities.

Planning a wedding is hard work, so grab the girls and book a well deserved pampering day to help you relax and glam you up for the night ahead.

4. Comedy Club


A hen party is not a hen party without lots of laughter!

Get yourself down to a Comedy Club, one of the best in the country, for delicious wine, food, dancing and top jokes.

5. Diva/Themed Dance Class


Harrogate’s streets are alive with ballet, modern jazz, tap and street dance but it could also be blazing with your funky dance moves!

Before you hit the bars and clubs, learn a polished choreographed dance routine. And if you’ve got two left legs, simply shake your shimmy and have fun.

6. Cupcake Making


For a fun afternoon or evening activity, why not book a cupcake decorating class?

Don an apron and learn to make tasty treats whilst sipping a cheeky glass of fizz, Mary Berry eat your heart out!

7. Pole Dancing


Become a whiz on the pole, perform eye-catching tricks and show off your sexy moves with a fun and energetic pole dancing class.

By the end of your session we guarantee you will ooze confidence and built posture and body deportment, along with the etiquette of seduction.

8. Cocktail Master Class


If you don’t know your Woo Woo from your White Russian then jump right into a fun and slightly intoxicating cocktail making masterclass party.

Learn how to make James Bond’s infamous Vodka Martini, shaken not stirred, as well as a whole array of other delicious cocktails.

9. Caving


If getting down and dirty is more your thing, try your hand at caving.

Harrogate is home to some spectacular caves, mines and tunnels . So put on your helmet and lamp and explore what the town has to offer in a safe but fun trained guide.

Who knows, you might even find a hidden gem or two!

10. Off-Road Buggy Racing


You’ll find plenty of great ways to get your pulses racing in Harrogate’s breathtaking countryside!

If you want a wild ride, get on board our off-road buggy packages. Guaranteed speed, exhilaration and a fair bit of mud.

11. Nightlife


Harrogate has a superb nightlife and many places to drink and dance the night away.

There is plenty to offer adults of all ages from trendy wine bars to buzzing nightclubs with eclectic music and lush surroundings.

Wherever you choose to let your hair down, we guarantee a great atmosphere and lots of fun!

12. SMS Pub Crawl


For a night on the town with a difference, why not book an SMS Pub Crawl.

It’s an exciting location-based game like no other which ultimately has one goal- to get around as many pubs as possible!

13. Perfume Making


For a unique hen party, our Perfume Making Experiences are proving really popular as a fun activity to create your very own bespoke fragrance.

Spritz your way to a good time and don’t forget the bride-to-be gets a free diamante top atomiser to take home!

14. Air Rifle Shooting


Air Rifle Shooting is a popular sport in Yorkshire, so if adrenaline action is more your thing why not give this a go?

The stags may be surprised yo hear you’ve spent the day busting targets but why should all the boys have all the fun!

A hen party that is ideal for all abilities.

15. Party Bus


Hop on board the famous Party Bus for a thrilling night of fun, partying and a hen party to really remember!

The tour of Harrogate includes 4 bars and a top nightclub, a cruise on the party bus, all entry fees included, venue queue jumps and lots of free shots!

16. Rock Climbing



Let us provide you with Yorkshire’s very best rock climbing facilities and experiences!

Before you hit the bars and clubs, challenge yourself to new heights by scaling some of Harrogate’s gorgeous limestone cliffs and mountain tops.

However you plan to organise your hen party, make sure the bride-to-be has an amazing send off before her big day!

Check out our complete range of Hen Party Activities in Harrogate.

And don’t forget, you can book your hen do from as little as £20 deposit! For more information on How to Book, click here.