Planning your bachelor party weekend can get quite stressful. The who, what, and where can often seem endless, and the pressure to make your best man proud is enormous.
But do not panic, we have got you covered. What better place to celebrate the last night of freedom for your best friend than the eclectic Bristol City. And, to make things a bit easier, here are the best things to do in Bristol for a peerless stag weekend in this wonderful city.
For an absolute karting thrill, check out glow karting at Absolute Karting. The only one of its kind in the UK, you will get stags bonded over a thrilling racing experience. The lights are dimmed, the neon lights are turned on, creating an exciting race. What better way to break the ice than by injecting competitive flair into the day. Let us suggest setting up a forfeit to be awarded to the underdog, something that could happen later on in the evening!. Besides bragging rights, this is one hell of a good reason for winning!
For the hoppy-loving, go to the Brew Dog to get your beer school fix. Located centrally in the Welshback, Bristol, it makes for a great stopover during stag do. The guided beer tasting includes five 1/3 pints of some of the specialty beers on offer. The 90-minute class takes you through the history of beers, as well as the methods by which they are made. Served alongside a cheese board (the perfect accompaniment), this is an excellent social event which will please all.
Fancy yourself the next 007?. Then put your Secret Agent skills to work in Bristol’s new Escape Room. Located in the Temple Meads Centre, Bristol, Operation Omega transforms your group of stags into an anti-espionage squad, who are given the mission of disarming a nuclear device within 60 minutes. Using genuine counter espionage techniques and riddles, this completely immersive experience will put your stags together to bring down this rogue band of former KGB agents. It is an excellent event requiring many skills, so each person will play an important role in solving the case.
Who says you cannot surfer around town? The Wave is an ideal indoor surfing destination for surfers of all abilities. Your stag can surf in the Bay, get a group lesson with a pro surfing coach, or just soak up waves of every shape and size at one of the surfing sessions. After a surfing session, you and the gang can enjoy some drinks at The Waves funky bars, or fill up at one of the tasty food trucks while watching the waves roll in. You can make your stag surf experience extra special and sleep in one of Waves luxe Glamping Bell Tents.
If you are visiting the south west, why not take on the British spirit, and do so in style, with a glamping tent, as part of West Country Games. Without doubt the best activity to do on your Bristol stag weekend, West Country Games is an exhilarating day of stag partying, with a British twist. Stags can take part in a number of physical challenges, ranging from boozy skeets and cider runs, to pitchfork duels and the West Country Wipeout.
Your stag will have his or her very own Host, who is there to guide you through the days events and capture those all-important stag action shots as they go. Plus, there is a very special treat, just for the groom-to-be. If your group is coming across the Bridge from Wales, then why not check out the Wales Games, which is one of the most popular things to do in Cardiff. Run by the fantastic folks over at West Country Games, Welsh Games has an amazing, crazy range of Welsh-themed activities that you can get your stag party wrapped up in. Rugby runs, Duffin Daffyd, and Drunken Dragons are just three of nine fun games that will make your stag nights memorable for years.
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