Bradford Hen Party GuidePosted by Hay Brunsdon on October 29 2013.
Bradford Hen Party Guide
Our Bradford hen party guide is perfect if you’re planning a hen weekend full of unusual activities, great entertainment and experiences for the bride. Fascinating historical and cultural intrigue meets a trendy cosmopolitan scene; picture the Bronte sisters on a crazy night out! Our Bradford hen party city guide brings together a diverse range of activities to experience on your hen weekend.
Bradford hen party guide – Shopping
Boasting two shopping areas brimming with the latest high street fashion, Bradford is perfect for shopaholics as well as ladies that lunch. Why not mosey around the Kirkgate centre before checking out the largest department store in the UK? Bombay Stores is a colourful maze of gorgeous fabrics, dainty shoes and amazing sequinned wedding dresses. For those after kitsch gifts, head over to Saltaire to browse the best independent boutiques and quirky Vintage shops.
Bradford hen party guide- Eating Out
Bradford has been crowned with the title of England’s Curry Capital for two years running, this well deserved spicy sovereignty means you and your friends must indulge in some of this famed Asian delights. Head to Karachi for authentic recipes – it comes heartily recommended by Rick Stein! For a treat we suggest heading out to The Ring O’ Bells country pub, set high above the hills in the Yorkshire moors it’s remote, cosy and perfect to properly catch up with your friends whilst enjoying their award-winning cuisine.
Bradford hen party guide – Unusual activities
Bradford is home to the fascinating (and free) National Media Museum, you could get lost exploring the 10 floors od galleries! If you’ve got time for a day trip then be sure to visit the Brontë Parsonage Museum in Haworth. We can’t promise a dashing Mr Rochester but it is great historical experience. (Victorian bonnets: optional.)
Bradford hen party guide – Nightlife
Bradford offers a fantastic night out for large groups. Start the evening at one of the many cosy pubs for a good old session of Hen Party Dares before mingling with the city’s interesting characters. We recommend The Library Tap over in Bingley for their amazing pub garden, but for more central clubs stick to Envy on Great Horton Road for VIP treatment and fabulous cocktails.
Bradford hen party guide – Entertainment
Bradford boasts a vibrant events calendar. Bursting with unusual comedy, absurd theatre as well as classic ballet and dance performances. The Alhambra theatre on Morley Street features the best touring shows. Perfect if you’re looking to pair a Dirty Dancing or Grease dance party with a night out watching the fantastic musical too!
Bradford hen party guide- R & R
Why not treat the bride-to-be to a supreme pamper day at the luxurious Hollins Hall in Shipley. Set in gorgeous expansive grounds your group can enjoy a full body massage, a facial, exfoliation treatments, a manicure AND a pedicure as well as a delicious light lunch.