Fun Bachelorette Party Ideas in Hoboken + Jersey City

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Every girl knows the minute her friend, sister, cousin, or co-worker gets engaged, that it’s all about the bachelorette party planning. It’s important to make sure that the bride-to-be’s final sendoff is not only a great time, but something she will remember forever. It can be quite the task to please a bunch of ladies at the same time, but our list of activities in Hoboken and Jersey City for a bachelorette party is sure to impress the gals. See below for our bachelorette party ideas for a big group in Hoboken + Jersey City:

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Group Dinners

Orale Mexican Kitchen {341 Grove Street, Jersey City + 1426 Willow Avenue, Hoboken}

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The “day of the dead” decor in this Mexican restaurant located in Jersey City has plenty of room for a large group. They offer a group dining option that has a private party menu + packages. Small intimate parties to large groups are all welcome, and the staff will be ready to accommodate any dinner {or margarita} needs.

South House {149 Newark Avenue}

This spot combines old school games, such as foosball, shuffleboard, darts, and pool with unique cocktails. They serve Texas-style food, which you’ll need when enjoying those delish drinks that are served here.

See More: The Best Wine Bars {in Hoboken + Jersey City}

Anthony David’s {953 Bloomfield Street, Hoboken}

While a bit more luxe for the bachelorette on a budget, Anthony David’s has a private room that is ideal for a larger group dinner {and boyyyy is it delicious}. Tip: It’s BYOB, so make sure to come prepared.

Brunch for a Big Group

The Stewed Cow {400 Adams Street}

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Stewed Cow: A fun place for the bride and the gang to get wild after dinner and a yummy brunch spot. From burgers and ribs to the impressive selection of bourbons and whiskey, this bar will provide the liquid courage to test your skills riding their mechanical bull throughout the evening. Plus, diners can enjoy the Infamous Brunch for $25, which includes a muffin + pastry basket, “sumthin’ from the house for the table,” two brunch cocktails, and choice of entree.

Halifax {225 River Street}

If there is one place to do brunch with a large party, it’s here. The bubbles brunch allows the group to indulge unlimited small plates + one bottle of sparkling wine for just $38 per person. This deal is pretty sweet, especially with a party brunch vibe/ambiance.

See More: The Best Wine Bars {in Hoboken + Jersey City}


Alter Ego Pole Fitness {38A Jackson Street}

For the bachelorette that has always wanted to try dancing on a pole but never had the guts or a good excuse to take a class, a pre-wedding celebration is a perfect opportunity. This is a really unique experience especially for big groups of 10 or more.

Jane DO {720 Monroe Street, Hoboken + 160 Newark Avenue, 3rd Floor, Jersey City}

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Located in both Hoboken and Jersey City {+ Edgewater, too}, a Jane DO workout class is a great way to start off a bachelorette weekend — especially if the bride-to-be is a fitness fanatic. Founded by two female celebrity trainers and former Rockettes, Jane DO offers classes that help mix it up while encouraging a judgment-free zone. Definitely try the trampoline class, Tramp Stamp, which is totally unique to the studio.

Aerial Yoga at Honor Yoga {720 Monroe Street, Hoboken} or Jivamukti {171 Newark Avenue, Jersey City}

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Sometimes known as anti-gravity yoga, this mixture of traditional yoga poses, pilates, + dance is all done with a hanging hammock. The thought of an entire bachelorette party trying to hang from a ceiling will definitely provide endless laughs {and stretches to maybe feel better about having one too many cocktails the night before}.

Private Yoga Class in Hoboken

Have your pick of the slew of amazing yoga studios in town, and contact them to set up a private yoga class. See our list of yoga spots in Hoboken to get you started.

Spa Day

SoJo Spa {660 River Road, Edgewater}

Most likely a friend has posted on Instagram from SoJo Spa — and there is a reason why. Located in Edgewater, this spa situated right on the Hudson River offers an ultimate experience of a day spa {open till midnight BTW}. Take an Insta pic in the rooftop infinity pool with a panoramic view of the Manhattan Skyline {from the George Washington Bridge down to Battery Park City}.

Places to Dance

The Wine & Whiskey Bar + The Underground {116 Newark Avenue, Jersey City}

There is live music on both Friday and Saturday nights at both The Wine & Whiskey Bar + The Underground in Jersey City. Top 40, R&B, Motown, you name it, they play it. Both are located in Grove Square, so it’s easy to bounce around to either if wanting to switch up the vibe {plus, it’s right next to the Newark Pedestrian Mall}. This is a great way to unwind and get the party started while sipping on wine, whiskey, or a specialty cocktail.

Porta Jersey City {135 Newark Avenue, Jersey City}

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Porta is the second of its kind {the first being in Asbury Park, New Jersey}. This Jersey City hot spot houses a dance floor on its first level and the rooftop bar on its top floor — ideal for the bride-to-be who wants an alfresco celebration complete with some dancing to round it out. Their pizza is phenomenal, too.

Ainsworth {310 Sinatra Drive, Hoboken}

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If you’re looking for a great place to clank some glasses and cheers the bride on her last single night out, the Ainsworth in Hoboken has gorgeous skyline views along with delish food + drinks.

Union Hall {306 Sinatra Drive, Hoboken}

This waterfront bar is a good pick for a night out when in search of a live DJ set-up. This funky, spacious gastropub brings a lot to the table, as this isn’t its owners’ first rodeo {no pun intended — they also own Stewed Cow and Brass Rail}. The establishment serves only small plates and apps, making it a shareable experience for the bride and her ‘maids.

Birch Hoboken {92 River Street, Hoboken}

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Dancing is a must at Birch {come on, just look at that sign}. The music is loud, beats are fun + the milkshakes are crazy. Be sure to wear your best dancing shoes {+ outfits} because their nightlife photographer will be sure to snap a ton of photos of the crew throughout the night.

Other Fun Activities

NYC Cycleboats

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For the more active bunch, consider riding a Cycleboat in the Hudson River with NYC Cycleboats. Although NYC is in the name, this local activity actually launches out of Jersey City and is a great way to get the gang together to do something unique and different.

Escape-the-Room in Hoboken + Jersey City

This physical adventure game challenges players to solve a series of puzzles and riddles using clues, hints, and strategies to complete the objectives. Dare to enter with the group and try to solve the mysteries. There are two locations for the same company, so just make the decision based on which spot is more logistically feasible.

Customized Bride-To-Be Scavenger Hunt

For the adventurous bride who wants to get busy right from the start, this is a perfect way to have all the girls in the party participate since each person receives a different role and picture challenge throughout the game. Prepare to embarrass the bride-to-be while finding clues all over Hoboken.

Hudson Cat Sailing Charters

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Another water-based activity, take a ride on the Hudson Cat Sailing Charter. Guests can rent a private boat charter and explore the Hudson River. Oh, and it’s BYOB, so you can be your own bartender.

Sail NYC

For a summer bachelorette party, take advantage of the gorgeous weather and scenic views we’re lucky enough to see daily. Rent a sailboat or speedboat and take a private boat tour of the Brooklyn Bridge, Statue of Liberty, and the Manhattan skyline. Sail NYC has pick-up locations in both Manhattan and Jersey City.

The DIY Joint {51 Harrison St #A207, Hoboken}

A shop created for those into woodworking and creating, The DIY Joint hosts private classes which are ideal for a bachelorette party activity. Located in SW Hoboken, The DIY Joint will certainly help the squad have a blast learning a new bada$$ wood-working trade.

Cellar 335 {335 Newark Avenue, Jersey City}

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If the bride-to-be is a lover of Insta-worthy drinks, Cellar 335 is the place to go. Their variety of fruity drinks served in a pretty tiki glass will be sure to impress the crowd.

Read More: The Best Girls’ Night Out Spots and Specials in Hoboken + Jersey City 

Beyond the Plate Food Tours {Grove Street PATH Plaza, Jersey City}

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There’s no better way to celebrate something than with delicious food. Grab your gals and explore the best food that Jersey City has to offer during the Beyond the Plate food tour.

See More: A List of Jersey City Hotels for Your Guests

Have any unique bachelorette party ideas? Share with us in the comments and we’ll extend our list!

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Christina is a born and raised Jersey girl who can never sit still. An event planner with a passion for all things fitness, you can find her taking a spin class or running everything from 5k’s to half marathons. Her love of staying fit and active inspired her to pursue certifications in both Personal Training and Fitness Nutrition through the National Academy of Sports Medicine. When she’s not working, she volunteers with the non-profit organization, Party With Purpose, helping to raise money for numerous children’s organizations in need in the Hoboken and Jersey City area. A lover of the outdoors, she never misses out on a sunny park or beach day and loves planning fun trips and unique things to do with friends and family. She’s a major sweet tooth with an addiction to wine, dark chocolate, shopping, and Bravo reality shows.