As the wedding planning closes in and your big day is approaching quickly… It’s time to let loose and celebrate, honor your single life and spend time with your girls! We’ve compiled a list of unique bachelorette ideas for you and your bridal party that will guarantee a whole lot of fun and a ton of memories!
Have a couple foodies in your bridal party? (Or just love food in general??) A cooking class is the perfect way to spend an evening or afternoon brushing up on your culinary skills and bonding with your girls. Depending on the class type, prices range from $60-$120 and can be pre-booked online.
Get cooking Edmonton Sorrentino’s Edmonton Kitchen by Brad Smoliak
High tea at the Fairmont
Lets par-tea! Okay so hitting the town and raging just isn’t your thing… High Tea at the Fairmont is a great alternative. A English tradition from the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries, afternoon tea became the bridge between meals for the upper class and still serves as a social event today. At only $55/person, this classy event supplies small cakes, bread and butter sandwiches, assorted sweets and of course, TEA.
*Only available Saturdays and Sundays at 12:30 & 2:30
Hike in Canmore or Banff
Get in touch with nature! Pack the car and road trip down to Canmore or Banff for a gorgeous hike or mountain walk. Bring a bottle of champagne to pop once you get to the top… Do I have your attention now?
Grassi Lakes – 1.5 hours, 4km (easy) Mount Yumnuska – 4-6 hours, 11 km (moderate-challenging) Mount lady Macdonald – 6-8 hours, 6.7 km (Challenging)
Class it up with some jazz at a local piano bar with your lady gang. Dress up fancy, enjoy some dinner and top the night off with some dancing. Really want to immerse yourself into the culture? Get some 1920's Gatsby inspired curls by one of our amazing Bliss hair stylists before you head out!
Yardbird suite – local jazz bar Julians Piano bar Aussie Rules Kitchen & piano bar
Winery tour in Kelowna
Nothing says “relaxing” like the slowed down pace of wine country, BC. This stagette idea is perfect for brides who want to get away from all the stress associated with wedding planning, sit by the lake and of course, drink wine. There are many tour guides that will plan out the day and chauffeur your group or you can make an itinerary for yourself and hit up your favorite vineyards. Don’t forget to take a few bottles home!
Mission Hill Quails Gate Little Straw Vineyards
Arcade night at REC Room
Let out your inner child with a game night at REC Room. There are two locations in Edmonton (southside and Westside) both packed with good restaurant options for dinner and drinks and LOTS of game variety including ping-pong, bowling, pool, video games and virtual reality.
Escape rooms are thrilling, mysterious and super fun! Participants are placed in a meticulously designed room where they are engulfed in a specific story. Using clues around the room you and your group are challenged to escape within a certain time frame. This is the moment where you truly find out how your party works as a team. Prices typically range from $25-$30/person and requires anywhere from 2-8 players.
GTFO escape entertainment Exit Edmonton escape Time escape Edmonton
Pole & lap dancing class at Aradia Fitness
If the bride-to-be loves to dance, a class at Aradia Fitness is the perfect way to spend the afternoon learning fun new moves to toss into your regular routines. Not to mention you’ll leave the studio feeling confident, sexy and strong!
Intro class $25 Drop in pole class $30 Lapdance workshop $35
Camping at the lake
Ditch the cell service for a weekend and head out to a nice campground with your ladies. Camping is such a good way to reboot and get away from the hustle and bustle of everyday life.
Jasper Park Lodge Astotin Lake Campground Bow Valley Campground
Bridal party boudoir photoshoot
Intimidated by being in front of a camera alone? Here’s a solution, bring all your BFFs with you! Simply use social media to help you find a good boudoir photographer by searching hashtags like #boudioredmonton #bridalboudoir #boudoiryeg. Once you’ve found a photographer that fits your style, either use your own home or rent out a space for your shoot, buy some fancy lingerie and voila! If you really want to up your photoshoot game, contact us for a hair & makeup party package and get dolled up before your shoot. PS. this could also double as your bridal hair & makeup trial!