Stag Weekend Parties
Stag weekend parties are part of a tradition that has been around even back to the Roman Civilization. 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 is often associated with manliness. This association was due to the fact that stags were highly virulent in their abilities to pursue a female.
Until today, this tradition is still at large and by no means it has no plans of being forgotten any moment soon. Actually, stag parties have reinvented itself to be more elaborate, charming, wild, and extravagant. In the past, stag nights are prior to the exact wedding which is more appropriate for its term. 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.
The tradition is more or less similar throughout different countries. Typically, the party begins with a casual social gathering and followed by some enjoyable activities after. The activities is based on where the groom is from. But the general notion is that the groom can get to do unusual things that are not experienced by a married man. For instance, it involves various pranks such as getting the groom to strip down and parading him around the club or street. The common thing is having unlimited drinks at this party.
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 is a good opportunity to deviate from the norm.
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. Of course, if you are not the adventurous type of guy then you can totally stop here. You can actually skip the notorious night by going to a karaoke stall and sing your night out with a couple of beers in tow. 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.