Your bestie is getting married, so it’s time to throw her an epic bachelorette party! As the maid of honor, coming up with a creative bachelorette party themes can elevate the entire event to setting the tone for an amazing bash she’ll never forget.
In this post, I’ll share 50 bachelorette party theme ideas ranging from elegant to totally outrageous. I’ll provide tips on decor, activities, favors and more to bring the theme to life. My goal is to inspire you and get those party planning juices flowing!
Planning a bachelorette party is no easy task, but choosing a creative theme can help set the tone for an unforgettable event. The bachelorette party is meant to be a celebratory girls’ night out in honor of the bride-to-be, often filled with cheeky jokes and references to the bride’s impending “last night of freedom.”
Let’s dive in to start brainstorming the perfect theme that fits the bride’s personality. Because there’s no rule that says a bachelorette party has to be boring!
Classy Bachelorette Party Theme Ideas
Every bride has a different style. For a classic, sophisticated soiree, consider these elegant themes:
Black and White
A black-and-white color scheme exudes refined glamour. Incorporate it into the invites, cake, sashes, photo booth props and any decor. A touch of gold or silver adds glitz.
Nothing says timeless bachelorette style like soft pink and bubbly! Accent with rose gold, sequins, and a tower of champagne flutes.
Hand out decorative Venetian-style masks and feathers for an opulent masquerade party vibe. Think luxurious fabrics, candles and jazz music.
Roaring 20s Theme
Channel the lavish speakeasy energy of the 1920s. Cue the jazz music, art deco decor, sequined headbands, boas and moonshine cocktails.
Add some je ne sais quoi with a chic French escapade theme. Include berets, macarons, candles, lace overlays and strings of lights. Très magnifique!
Embrace an English garden motif with lots of fresh blooms and floral prints, parasols, big hats, cucumber sandwiches and rosé wine or tea.
Pop Culture Bachelorette Themes
For the bride who loves TV shows, movies or musicians, incorporate pop culture that she geeks out over!
Spice Girls Party
Channel fabulous 90s fun with a Spice Girls theme. Think bubbly pink decor, cosplaying as your fave Spice, and all the best hits on the playlist!
The Office Bachelorette
For the bride who’s always quoting The Office, deck out the party with Dundie trophies, “World’s Best Boss” mugs, and Office bingo.
Any fan of this period piece will adore a bachelorette bash inspired by the gossip, high society drama, empire gowns and string quartets featured on the show.
Game of Thrones Bachelorette
For the bride who’s a GoT superfan, go all out with dragon cake pops, house banners, mead cocktails, costumes and perhaps a sexy Jon Snow impersonator!
Let the bride channel her inner Sasha Fierce and feel like Queen B with a “Single Ladies” dance routine and all of Bey’s best hits.
Fulfill any bride’s childhood Disney princess dreams with a magical party filled with costumes, trivia, mouse ear photo booth props, and more.
Naughty Bachelorette Party Themes
For wild brides, get cheeky and risqué with naughty themes. Just keep it between the girls!
Unleash your inner Britney and rock sexy schoolgirl style with mini pleated skirts, knee socks, pigtails and cheeky games.
Cupids & Cuties Bachelorette
Wear red hot lingerie with sashes and bows and arrows. Perhaps even hire some exotic male dancers to really heat things up!
Saloon girl style brings a little cowgirl kink to the party. We’re talking corset tops, fishnets, cowboy boots, and whiskey shots.
Under the Sea Sirens
Be a mermaid for the night wearing seashell bras, glittery scales and iridescent fabric. Drink underwater-themed cocktails.
Vegas Vice Bachelorette
What happens at the Bach party stays there! Go all-out Vegas with feather boas, dice games, sequins and cabana boys.
Creative Bachelorette Party Themes
If you really want to think outside the box, get imaginative with these unique theme ideas:
Bring the colorful energy of the boardwalk to life with festive string lights, balloon art, ring toss, face painting, and carnival treats.
Boozy Milkshake Party
Indulge in grown-up “spiked” milkshakes and other diner fare like loaded tater tots and grilled cheese sandwiches.
Taco & Tequila Fiesta
Olé! Fete the bride-to-be with margaritas and tequila tastings paired with build-your-own taco and nacho bars.
Indulge a sweet tooth with towers of doughnuts, ice cream sundae bar, chocolate fountain, cupcakes, and other sugary treats.
Retro Roller Disco
Host a 70s disco bash at a roller rink with big hair, neon, disco balls, boogie shoes and fantastic throwback beats.
Luxe Spa Soiree
Help the bride relax and recharge with mani-pedis, silk robes, cucumber eye masks, champagne, chocolate strawberries and massage.
Nostalgic Bachelorette Party Themes
For retro vibes, take the bride back in time with nostalgic motifs:
Neon 80s Workout
Channel colorful 80s fitness gear with leotards, tights, legwarmers, headbands, and an aerobics dance class.
Groovy 60s Hippie
Embrace free-spirited hippie energy with flower crowns, macrame, tie dye, incense, psychedelic music and maybe some weed brownies.
Disco Fever 70s
Sequins, big hair, roller skates, disco balls, and that fantastically funky disco music – shake your groove thang!
Sock Hop 50s
A 50s diner or sock hop dance party with poodle skirts, roller skates, neon signs, and lots of Elvis makes for a rockin’ retro time.
For 90s babies, go all out with a pink and flashy hip hop Y2K party reminiscent of the best 2000s trends.
Bachelorette Party Ideas to Get the Bash Started
Once you’ve chosen the bachelorette party theme, it’s time to focus on activities. Try these ideas:
Hire a local mixologist to teach classic cocktail recipes and flair techniques. Give out shakers as favors!
Drink wine and channel your inner Picasso with a nude male model to sketch at a life drawing class.
Um, hunky male exotic dancers? Yes please! Hire professionals to really heat up the night.
You never know who will turn up when you hire celebrity impersonators! Make it as wild or weird as you want.
Laugh it up with VIP seats at a standup or improv comedy show. Comedy clubs are great bachelorette venues.
Set up festive, boozy carnival games like milk jug ring toss and pie eating contests. Give out stuffed animal prizes.
Add excitement to classic bingo by replacing called numbers with song clips. Give out fun bride squad prizes each round.
Bachelorette Party Favors and Decor
Here are some final touches to tie your bachelorette party theme together:
- Signature cocktails named after the bride – like a “Hannah’s Hammer” or “Tracy’s Tequila Sunrise”
- Custom drink tumblers, sashes, tanks or shirts for the bridesmaids
- Glitter, confetti, pom poms and balloons to transform any space
- Naughty or nice games as an activity or gag gift
- Hangover kits for guests with water, aspirin and electrolytes
- Photo booth with quirky props related to the theme
- A sash, crown and/or fun accessories for the bride-to-be
I hope these bachelorette party theme ideas spark inspiration as you plan an epic bash the bride will never forget! Please let me know if you need any other recommendations. Now go get planning, bestie!