Tips for the Best Stag Weekend
Stag parties are an essential piece of culture and history ever since the emergence of 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. 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. However these days, the boys responsible for planning the celebration is more careful to schedule it weeks prior to the actual wedding day. 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 part is highly dependent on the region or locality. The general concept is to have the groom experience some things that are not allowed for a typical married man. 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!
To add a special twist to the aprty, you may choose to hold it in another country than your own. This is a good opportunity to deviate from the norm.
There are a whole lot of other options fit for your daytime activities but just make sure that it suits the groom and the whole team of guys as well. 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. You can choose to go to five-star restaurants and enjoy the food while listening to relaxing music. It really depends on the whole gang’s preferences and especially the groom.
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.