Planning a York hen do? York is fast emerging as one of the most diverse and cutting-edge locations in the UK and an inspiring choice for your hen party. With it’s beautiful scenery and time-honoured bars setting the scene for some very innovative attractions, York’s appeal has never been so bright.
Try something unusual in York with a River Cruise or Ghost Tour or visit some of the city’s iconic architecture such as Europe’s largest Gothic Cathedral. You could complete your cultural York hen weekend with a Life Drawing Class, followed by a few celebratory cocktails while you compare your artistic talents!
If you are more a group of night owls, you could get in to the mood with one of our new Single Ladies Dance Parties or a fantastic Thriller Dance session, then relax in one of the chic riverside bars and take in York’s glowing beauty, before heading out on the town to really make your York hen night one to remember.
There are no end of original events going on in this evolving location so it’s worth checking out what’s on. One thing is for sure, there has never been a better time to visit this flourishing city.
Top York Hen Parties
Life drawing can offer a great ice breaker for a York hen party, held in the centre of town, this short class offers your hen group the chance to get to know each other before the rest of your wilder York hen do experience. For more information have a look at life drawing hen parties.
A burlesque dance class is our most popular York hen party dance class, and its easy to see why! Burlesque offers all the sexiness of pole dancing but with none of the acrobatics. It gives you the perfect chance to theme the hen weekend and a great opportunity for everyone to dress up. There are lots of activities that go well with burlesque, from fascinator making to our vintage makeover. Burlesque hen party dance class.
3) Dirty Dancing
The polestars dirty dancing hen party has remained a favourite across the country as well as a favourite York hen party activity. We often start with some basic salsa and cha cha steps before teaching a signature routine from the film. Be sure to don your best 60’s outfit and get ready to have ‘the time of your life’ in this high-energy 2 hour session.
4) Roaring 20’s Dance
The 1920′s truly epitomise excess, debauchery and gin-soaked frivolity, which are the perfect ingredients for a hen party you’ll never forget! In this 2 hour class you will have a chance to become lascivious and liberated as you like whilst channeling your inner Daisy Buchanan. Your dance instructor will teach you all the essential moves to put on your own energetic exhibition of 20’s glitz and glamour, whilst you ‘do the Charleston, old sport!’ Dress to impress with a drop waist, raised skirted Flapper dress paired with silk stockings, a string of pearls, feathered headpiece and boa.
5) Grease Dance Party
During this fantastic class you will learn the moves from the original 1978 film epic and you can sing along to all the classic songs. Have the hen come along as Sandy and the rest of your gang as the Pink Ladies; Rizzo, Frenchy, Jan and Marty. Curl your hair, tie a scarf around your neck and put on dash of bright red lipstick and you’ll look every inch the 50′s high school knock out!
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