Tips for the Best Stag Weekend
Stag parties have been a tradition for several years now. Some people often wonder what a stag party is but to put it simply, a stag party is UK’s equivalent of America’s bachelor party. The term stag was coined so that it refers to one’s manliness. This correlation is really old and was based on the fact that stags were supposed to be well capable of wooing the female counterpart.
Even now, this tradition is still observed by many people and it seems as though it is not going to die down anytime soon. In fact, it has taken a more detailed and extravagant form. In previous years, it used to be more about a night-long party the day before the wedding which is more apt for a stag night in some sense. Now, these stag parties are celebrated weeks or days before the actual wedding date. This is due to the fact that brides are more reluctant to have their future husbands go into the wedding ceremony still half intoxicated with alcohol.
This special tradition is not totally different in other countries. Generally, the day starts with a casual get together coupled with light but fun activities. The activities is more likely to be dependent on the region or place. However, the idea is that the groom should experience some things that a married man will not be able to do. For example, there may be a stripping of the groom’s clothes or tying him to a pole while being half naked. The same thing all over the world is to have unlimited drinks!
The same thing all over the world is to have unlimited drinks!
If you are thinking of having an unusual stag party, you may consider to fly to some exciting destination to hold this event. This may offer you more options for the activities involved but if you are not sure then make sure to consult an events specialist.
There are tons of options that you can choose in planning daytime activities for the whole gang given that you share the same preferences. Some examples include paintball, bowling, table tennis, obstacle courses, mind museums, mountain climbing, biking, parasailing, and kayaking. You would also need to consider if the groom is not comfortable with having naughty night activities so you can totally opt to stop in the daytime activities and just enjoy a night filled with solidarity and fun with bro conversations. A good option for a naught-free night is to check out five-star restaurants that offer acoustic jamming sessions. What’s important is that all of you are in agreement and that the groom is not that uncomfortable.
In essence, stag parties are a good way to have some fun and to relax the soul and mind from all the tedious work and wedding preparations so that during the big day everything will go on smoothly. This is because when you get married there will be less nights of partying and socializing and the groom is more likely to be focused on starting a new life.