It’s time to start planning your bachelorette party, and you may be digging for an exciting night that’ll be unlike anything else. Pittsburgh is the ultimate destination for fun, food, and booze — safely, of course! Check out these ten ideas to make your last hoorah a night to remember with your best girlfriends. Your bachelorette party in Pittsburgh will be something no one else can top.
10 Unique Ideas for Your Bachelorette Party in Pittsburgh
1. Pittsburgh Pedal Boats
The ultimate Pittsburgh bachelorette party would not be complete without a tour around the three rivers. Pittsburgh Pedal Boats allow you to cruise along the water in a pedal boat filled with your friends, snacks, and (BYOB) favorite brews. The pedal boats are made for up to 15 guests to pedal with their feet while taking in the scenery of the ‘Burgh. Have the time of your life with your girls, blast some music, and check out the city from a whole new perspective!
2. Pittsburgh Running Tours
If you and your friends are exercising fiends, a running tour around the city is a must. Pittsburgh Running Tours has put together routes for different parts of the town, including a Downtown 5k Tour, Strip District 5K Tour, Lawrenceville 5K Tour, Oakland 5K Tour, Sportsburgh 10K Tour, and more. Not only have they included routes to different murals and landmarks in Pittsburgh, but their team has also created specialty tours that allow you to stop at some of the best breweries in the area.
3. Macaron Bar Pittsburgh
Take the girls out to learn the secrets of mastering the perfect macaron cookie. Macaron Bar pastry chefs will demonstrate the art and science behind macarons for those of all ages and skill levels. The best part is taking home your desserts that you put all your hard work into during the class! There are additional classes where you can learn the best pairings to different flavored macarons — champagne, coffee, cheese, and more.
4. Lumberjaxes Axe Throwing Pittsburgh
Not into baking or running? If you’re looking for more of a thrill to end your single life with, consider taking turns throwing an axe with your girlfriends. The basics are sort of like bowling, but with an axe instead of a ball. Lumberjaxes Axe Throwing Pittsburgh has an expert staff to keep you and your friends safe and having the time of your life. The Millvale location offers Cosmic Axe throwing to take the game up a notch. It’s just like regular axe throwing, but the lights down low and the neon lights up.
5. Howl at the Moon
Howl at the Moon is a bar in Pittsburgh that screams “unique experience.” Grab your friends, order a few drinks, and watch the talented and most versatile musicians in the area. The bar has a Brides Gone Wild package that includes no cover and express entry for four guests, complementary Jello Shots for the bride-to-be, a stage call-down for the bachelorette, and seating held for four guests. Howl at the Moon is willing to design a personalized package just for you and your party. Get ready for high energy that will leave you howling!
6. Urban Assault Paintball Games
Just as axe throwing is a thrill, so is paintball — and it’s not just for the boys. As the first paintball park in the Pittsburgh area, Urban Assault Paintball Games stretches across 30 acres of land with six different playing fields. They have the option of traditional paintball or low impact paintball that people of all ages can handle. The company also holds midnight paintball and overnight camping for an exciting weekend away for your bachelorette party.
7. The Lodge at Glendorn
The Lodge at Glendorn is just outside of Pittsburgh and is a gorgeous getaway for the bride-to-be and her friends. Take the weekend to relax with spa services, walks through the woods, and end the evenings bonding around the campfire. Take advantage of their luxurious amenities such as a chef-prepared breakfast, paddle boarding, kayaking, tennis, and heated pools. As the soon-to-be bride, you deserve to celebrate in luxury.
8. Judit European Day Spa
Judith European Day Spa was founded by a mother-daughter duo in the Southside neighborhood in Pittsburgh. Judit’s extensive studies and training in the art and science of skincare will leave you feeling brand new and ready for your big day. The spa focuses on products that are the finest, most natural, and derived from Hungary — the family’s native country. Bring your friends in for a massage, pedicure, manicure, or a signature package.
9. City Brew Tours
Take your friends on a tour of the craft breweries around the city.
Craft beer is prominent in the ‘Burgh, and you can take a behind-the-scenes look at how brews are made and what goes on during the process. City Brews Tours Pittsburgh takes you across the tunnel and through the bridge to the most exciting and delicious craft breweries in the city. Bond with Pittsburgh in a whole new way by learning about the people behind the 15 different craft beers you’ll be tasting along the tour.
10. Chantel’s Cheese Shop
Charcuterie boards have become increasingly popular, so why not learn the best pairings for your next board? Bring your appetite and sense of humor to Chantel’s Cheese Shop for their Cheese Pairing 101 class. You and your friends will learn how to accompany cheese with jams, confits, wines, and more while enjoying the pairings too! All attendees will receive a 10% discount on all purchases made after the class.
Pittsburgh has countless unique options for you and your girlfriends to have a fun night out before the big day. A bachelorette party in Pittsburgh is not complete without taking in the scenes of the yellow bridges and three rivers, which you can do on Pittsburgh Pedal Boats. Gather your bachelorette party and contact us to start planning your night out.