Stag Weekend Parties
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 was coined so that it refers to one’s manliness. This correlation is really old and was based on the fact that stags were supposed to be well capable of wooing the female counterpart.
Even now, this tradition is still observed by many people and it seems as though it is not going to die down anytime soon. In actuality, stag parties have evolved to be more enjoyable and more luxurious than before. 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. No bride would want their groom to have a terrible hangover during the wedding ceremony.
This special tradition is not totally different in other countries. Normally, stag parties often start with a little socializing with friends and that includes a little booze action and then afterwards some fun activities will commence. The activities is based on where the groom is from. The general concept is to have the groom experience some things that are not allowed for a typical married man. One good example is getting the groom to dance onstage with sexy girls. But one thing is for sure, booze is never absent in this type of party.
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 various kinds of activities available for you and your mates although make sure that you have reached a consensus before partaking in any of the activity. 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. The whole point of the stag party is to have a chance to have fun because when the groom ties the knot there are less chances of having fun.