Stag Activities that won’t break the bank

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In a world where entertainment options seem to come with a hefty price tag, it's refreshing to discover that there are still plenty of exciting activities that won't break the bank. 

Whether you're looking for an outdoor adventure or an indoor activity to keep you busy while staying warm and dry, we've made a list of budget-friendly activities that promise memorable moments without draining your wallet.

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Axe Throwing: Unleash your inner lumberjack. Ever dreamt of channelling your inner lumberjack? Axe throwing might just be the perfect activity for you. Many cities now boast affordable axe-throwing venues indoors as well as outdoors, where you can hurl hatchets at your targets, testing your precision and strength. It's an exhilarating experience that's both budget-friendly and a great stress-buster. Just be careful not to let go backwards!

Beer Bike: Pedal your way through the city. Combine exercise, camaraderie and beer with a beer bike adventure. Gather your friends, hop on a pedal-powered contraption and explore your chosen city while enjoying your favourite brews. It's a unique way to see the sights without burning a hole in your pocket.

Stag group standing outside a beer bike

Country Games: Embrace the outdoors with silly fun. Compete in up to 9 different West County/Welsh themed games. Think cider run, pitchfork duel, welly wanging and sheep shenanigans. With a mix of inflatable games, bungee ropes and fancy dress you are in for a great time!

Escape Room: Crack the code. Escape rooms offer a great experience that challenges your wits and teamwork skills. Many locations offer affordable escape room options, making it an excellent choice for a budget-friendly group activity. Uncover mysteries, solve puzzles and escape within a set time – all without breaking the bank.

Footgolf: A fusion of football and golf. Combine the precision of golf with the excitement of Football in the sport of footgolf. Most footgolf courses are economically priced, allowing you to enjoy the game without a hefty financial commitment. It's a fantastic way to get outdoors and indulge in a bit of friendly competition.

Bubble Football: Bump, bounce and score goals. For a hilarious twist on traditional football, try bubble football. Participants wear giant inflatable bubbles, turning a standard game into a bouncing, bumping extravaganza. It's a budget-friendly option for a day filled with laughter and unique sporting experiences.

2 people on a stag do running into each other in Bubble football suits

Life Drawing: Find your inner artist. Who has the best eye for proportion? And who can draw best with their eyes shut? Find out in a life drawing class. Want to be extra cheeky? Stitch up the stag or hen by making them be the model.

Nerf Wars: Relive your childhood Battles. Blast your way to victory and release your inner assassin as you and your group lose yourselves in an Adult Nerf Gun War. This energetic activity has all the thrills of paintball but without the bruises and mess!

Paintball: Strategy and Adrenaline on a budget. The classic stag do activity. What is a stag weekend without the odd bruise?! Experience the thrill of strategic combat and the adrenaline of running from those paintballs whistling through the air without burning a hole in your pocket.

Silent Disco: Dance like nobody is watching. Silent discos have become a sensation for their unique twist on traditional dancing. Participants wear wireless headphones, allowing them to groove to the music without disturbing others. Many cities host affordable silent disco events, providing an unforgettable dance party experience through the streets.

Turbo Cricket: A fast paced twist on a classic sport. If you love cricket but want a faster, more dynamic version, try turbo cricket. It's an informal, high-energy adaptation that requires minimal equipment making it an affordable activity.

Stag group playing Turbo Cricket


Fun doesn't have to come with a hefty price tag. These budget-friendly activities offer a variety of experiences, from adrenaline-pumping adventures to creative pursuits. So, gather your friends, explore your stag do or hen party city, and make lasting memories. After all, the best things in life are often the simplest and most affordable.

Whatever you get up to, have a good one!



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