Ah, the stag do – a rite of passage that calls for a celebration as unforgettable as the love story that brought you here. Whether you're the best man, the groom, or simply the designated party planner, finding the perfect way to bid farewell to single life can feel like a monumental task. But fear not! We've curated an epic list of 101 stag do ideas that promise to elevate your festivities to legendary status. From adrenaline-fueled adventures and gourmet escapades to laid-back gatherings and cultural explorations, there's something here to suit every groom-to-be's taste and style. So grab a pint, sit back, and let's dive into a world of endless possibilities for the ultimate stag do celebration. Cheers to making memories that will last a lifetime!

101 best stag do ideas by Rock My Wedding with everything from relaxed outings to extreme parties

Food & Drink Stag Do Ideas 


1. Beer Bike

Experience a unique way to tour the city while enjoying cold beers with friends on a mobile bar.

2. Beer Tasting 

Dive into the world of craft beers, exploring various flavours and styles with an expert guide.

3. Whisky Tasting 

Embark on a journey of whisky appreciation, sampling a range of whiskies from different regions and understanding their nuances.

4. Wine Tasting

Explore the diverse world of wines, from crisp whites to robust reds, and learn about the art of wine pairing.

5. Cooking Masterclass

Unleash your inner chef by learning new culinary skills under the guidance of professional chefs.

6. Steak Night 

Indulge in a carnivorous feast, savouring premium cuts of steak cooked to perfection.

7. Visit A Brewery 

Go behind the scenes of a local brewery, learning about the brewing process and tasting fresh, handcrafted beers.

8. Mixology Class

Master the art of cocktail making, creating and sampling your own concoctions with a skilled mixologist.

9. Bottomless Brunch

Enjoy a leisurely brunch with unlimited drinks, perfect for a relaxed and indulgent morning with friends.

10. Restaurant For Dinner

Choose a top-rated restaurant to dine in style, sampling gourmet dishes and fine wines. Or keep it simpler and visit your fave local restaurant. 

11. Summer BBQ 

Host a laid-back BBQ party, grilling up delicious meats and enjoying the warm weather with friends.

12. Eating Challenge 

Test your limits with a food challenge, whether it's spicy wings or a massive burger, and earn bragging rights.

13. Private Chef

Treat yourselves to a luxurious dining experience with a private chef cooking a bespoke menu just for you.

14. Guinness Tour 

Immerse yourself in the rich history of Guinness, touring the iconic brewery and enjoying a pint of the black stuff.

15. Bar Crawl 

Embark on a night of bar-hopping, exploring the best watering holes in town and sampling a variety of drinks.

16. Pub Golf 

Combine pub hopping with golfing challenges, aiming to score the lowest while enjoying drinks at each hole.

17. Go To A Vineyard / Wine Making 

Visit a picturesque vineyard, learn about the wine-making process from grape to bottle and taste the fruits of the vineyard's labour.

Adventurous Stag Do Ideas 


18. Paintball 

Engage in thrilling combat scenarios, strategising with your team to outwit and outshoot the opposition on a paintball field.

19. Clay Shooting 

Test your aim and precision with a shotgun, aiming to hit flying clay targets in a challenging shooting range.

20. Axe Throwing 

Hone your lumberjack skills by throwing axes at wooden targets, and competing with friends to see who has the best aim.

21. Go Karting 

Experience the adrenaline rush of high-speed kart racing, navigating twists and turns on a professional track.

22. Escape Room

Challenge your problem-solving skills by solving puzzles and unravelling mysteries to escape a locked room before time runs out.

23. Foot Golf 

Combine football skills with golfing techniques, kicking a football into oversized holes on a golf course.

24. Surfing

Ride the waves and embrace the surf culture, learning to catch and ride waves under the guidance of experienced instructors.

25. Golf 

Tee off on lush fairways and putt on pristine greens, enjoying a leisurely game of golf with the stags.

26. Quad Biking 

Navigate rugged terrains on a powerful quad bike, experiencing off-road adventure and adrenaline-pumping rides.

27. Indoor Skydiving 

Experience the sensation of freefalling in a safe and controlled environment, floating on a cushion of air in an indoor skydiving facility.

28. Assault Course 

Test your physical strength and agility on an obstacle course, tackling challenges that require both mental and physical prowess.

29. Rage Room

Release pent-up stress and frustrations by smashing objects in a designated rage room, providing therapeutic relief in a controlled environment.

30. Bungee Jumping 

Take a leap of faith and experience the exhilarating freefall of bungee jumping from a towering height.

31. Fishing 

Cast a line and reel in the catch of the day, enjoying the tranquillity of fishing in serene lakes or rivers.

32. Helicopter Flight/Tour

Soar above scenic landscapes in a helicopter, enjoying breathtaking views and a unique perspective from the sky.

33. Survival Experience

Learn essential survival skills in the great outdoors, mastering fire-making, shelter-building, and foraging techniques.

34. Bubble Football

Play football while encased in inflatable bubbles, bouncing and bumping into opponents for a hilarious and fun-filled game.

35. Laser Tag 

Engage in a high-tech game of laser tag, strategising with teammates to outscore the opposition in an action-packed arena.

36. Rock Climbing 

Scale vertical walls and conquer challenging routes, testing your strength and endurance in an indoor or outdoor climbing gym.

37. Water Sports 

Dive into a variety of water activities, from jet skiing and wakeboarding to paddleboarding and kayaking, enjoying aquatic adventures with friends.

38. Water Park

Splash and slide your way through thrilling water attractions, enjoying a day of fun and excitement at a water park.

39. Hiking 

Trek through scenic trails and explore breathtaking landscapes, enjoying the beauty of nature on foot.

40. Ice Skating 

Glide gracefully on ice, enjoying the classic winter sport of ice skating.

41. Hot Air Balloon Ride

Soar through the skies in a hot air balloon, enjoying panoramic views and a serene flying experience.

42. Archery 

Test your aim and concentration with a bow and arrow, aiming for the bullseye in an archery range.

43. Driving Experience 

Get behind the wheel of high-performance cars, experiencing the thrill of speed and handling on a race track.

44. Cycling 

Pedal through scenic routes and explore new destinations on a cycling adventure, enjoying the freedom of the open road.

45. Run A Marathon 

Challenge yourself to a marathon, pushing your limits and crossing the finish line after 26.2 miles of running. Sip on a nice cold beer afterwards together! Nothing will feel as good! 

46. Total Wipeout or Ninja Warrior Inspired Course 

Tackle an obstacle course inspired by TV shows like Total Wipeout or Ninja Warrior, testing your agility and strength.

47. Caving 

Explore underground caves and caverns, discovering hidden chambers and natural formations on a caving expedition.

48. Ziplining 

Soar through the treetops on a zipline, experiencing the thrill of gliding through the air on a high-speed descent.

Stay In Stag Do Ideas 


49. Comedy Night 

Laugh the night away at a comedy club, enjoying stand-up performances from talented comedians.

50. PowerPoint Night 

Create humorous or informative PowerPoint presentations on random topics and present them for entertainment.

51. Movie Night 

Gather with friends for a movie marathon, watching your favourite films with popcorn and snacks.

52. Have A Night In

Enjoy a relaxed evening at home, cooking dinner together, playing games, or watching movies.

Gaming / Sports Stag Do Ideas 


53. VR Gaming 

Immerse yourself in virtual reality worlds, experiencing interactive gaming adventures with cutting-edge technology.

54. Horse Racing 

Attend a thrilling horse racing event, placing bets and cheering for your favourite horses.

55. Go To A Football Game 

Experience the excitement of a live football match, cheering on your team from the stands.

56. See The British Grand Prix 

Witness the adrenaline-fueled action of Formula 1 racing at the iconic British Grand Prix.

57. Poker Game Night

Host a poker night with friends, testing your skills and bluffing abilities in a friendly game of cards.

58. Board Game Night

Gather around the table for a board game night, playing classic favourites or trying out new games.

59. Arcade

Step back in time at an arcade, playing vintage and modern arcade games for a nostalgic gaming experience.

60. Murder Mystery 

Solve a thrilling murder mystery game, playing detective and unravelling clues to identify the culprit.

61. Table Football Tournament 

Compete in a table football tournament, showcasing your skills in this classic pub game.

62. Darts Tournament 

Aim for the bullseye in a darts tournament, competing with friends for ultimate bragging rights

63. Bowling 

Roll strikes and spares at a bowling alley, enjoying a fun-filled game with the stags.

64. F1 Driving Simulator 

Experience the thrill of Formula 1 racing in a state-of-the-art driving simulator.

65. Snooker Night 

Enjoy a leisurely game of snooker, showcasing your cue skills on the green baize table.

66. Cricket/Rounders

Play a friendly game of cricket or rounders, enjoying outdoor sports with your stags.

67. Shuffleboard 

Slide pucks on a shuffleboard table, aiming to land them in scoring zones for points.

Party Stag Do Ideas 


68. Party Boat/Bus 

Sail or ride around the city on a party boat or bus, celebrating with music and drinks.

69. Casino 

Try your luck at a casino, playing roulette, blackjack, and slot machines for a thrilling night out.

70. Themed Party 

Dress up and attend a themed party, immersing yourself in a fun and festive atmosphere.

71. Jazz Club 

Enjoy live jazz performances at a cosy jazz club, sipping on cocktails and appreciating the music.

72. Nightclub 

 Dance the night away at a bustling nightclub, enjoying DJs and live music with the stags.

73. Roller Disco 

Glide around a roller disco rink, reliving the retro fun of roller skating with disco lights and music.

74. Silent Disco 

Dance to the beat of your own drum at a silent disco, wearing headphones and choosing your preferred music channel.

75. Karaoke 

Belt out your favourite tunes at a karaoke bar, showcasing your singing skills in front of friends.

76. Surprise Party

Organize a surprise party for the groom, planning secret celebrations and keeping them totally in the dark.

77. Burlesque Show

Experience the glamour and allure of a burlesque show, enjoying captivating performances and dazzling costumes.

Day Time Stag Do Ideas 


78. Football Stadium Tour

Take a guided tour of a football stadium, exploring behind-the-scenes areas and learning about the club's history.

79. Spa Trip 

Relax and rejuvenate on a spa trip, indulging in massages, facials, and pampering treatments.

80. Go To A Festival

Immerse yourself in the vibrant atmosphere of a music or cultural festival, enjoying live performances and activities.

81. Theatre Trip

Attend a live theatre performance, enjoying the drama, comedy, or musical on stage.

82. Volunteering

Give back to the community by volunteering for a charitable cause or organisation.

83. Theme Park 

Enjoy thrilling rides and attractions at a theme park, experiencing adrenaline-pumping fun with friends.

84. Ghost Tour 

Explore haunted locations on a ghost tour, learning about local legends and spooky stories.

85. Zoo Trip

Visit a zoo and admire a variety of exotic animals, learning about wildlife conservation and habitats.

86. Get Tattoos 

Get matching tattoos or individual designs, commemorating your stag do with permanent ink.

87. See A Live Performance/Show

Attend a live performance or show, whether it's music, comedy, or theatre, for an entertaining outing.

88. Beach Day 

Relax and soak up the sun on a beach day, enjoying swimming, sunbathing, and beach games.

89. DJ Workshop 

Learn the basics of DJing at a workshop, mixing tracks and creating your own beats.

90. Life Drawing

Engage in a life drawing class, sketching nude or clothed models and exploring your artistic side.

91. Jeep Safari

Embark on a thrilling jeep safari, exploring rugged terrains and natural landscapes.

92. Photoshoot 

Capture memories with a professional photoshoot, creating lasting mementoes of your stag do.

93. Cosplay 

Dress up as your favourite character for a cosplay party, embracing creativity and imagination.

Travel Related Stag Do Ideas 


94. Camping  

Enjoy a camping trip under the stars, bonding with friends around a campfire and sleeping under canvas.

95. Group Holiday 

Plan a group holiday to a destination of your choice, exploring new places and creating shared memories.

96. Cruise 

Set sail on a cruise ship, enjoying luxury accommodations, entertainment, and destinations.

97. City Break

Explore a new city on a short break, sightseeing, shopping, and experiencing the local culture.

98. Circus

Experience the magic and excitement of a circus show, enjoying acrobatics, clowns, and performances.

99. Ski Trip 

Hit the slopes on a ski trip, enjoying winter sports and activities in a snowy mountain resort.

 100. Road Trip

Embark on a road trip adventure, exploring scenic routes and discovering hidden gems along the way.

101. Vegas Trip 

 Experience the glitz and glamour of Las Vegas on a trip filled with casinos, shows, and entertainment.

Which of these stag-do ideas appeals to you? We’ve got something for everyone! 

Every groom is different, with different likes, dislikes and hobbies, so perhaps you’ll want to mix up some of the above ideas into one day and have things for the evening too. Use this list to create a whole stag do weekend. Whatever you do, as long as the groom’s likes are in mind, you'll do a fabulous job. However, a word of advice, don’t let it all be the responsibility of one person! Ensure you help each other out when planning. Once you’ve decided on which of these stag do ideas you like, you’ll want to take a look at our stag do playlist on Spotify. We’ve put together 150+ songs that have all the vibes you need. 

Leah Blundell

Written by Leah Blundell

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