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How to Throw the Ultimate Bachelor Party

Being selected as best man at a friend’s wedding comes with a number of responsibilities. You are tasked with making sure the groom arrives at the wedding venue on time and holding the rings. More importantly, it is your job to provide the groom with the perfect bachelor party.

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A bachelor party is a proper send-off before a man enters married life, which is why every detail needs to be planned correctly. If you want to throw the ultimate bachelor party for your best friend, here are some of the tips you can use to get started.

Get the Basics Out of the Way

Planning a bachelor party is, in many ways, similar to planning a vacation with friends. There are a lot of basics you have to cover first before you can get to the fun part. Choosing a time and place is usually the most difficult part, especially when you’re dealing with friends with different schedules and personal requirements.

Once you have a date and a place, it is a good idea to talk to the groom. Figure out what he wants and try to incorporate those preferences into the party. Yes, you can still add your own touches later, but keeping the groom happy is the main mission here.

Last but not least, set a budget that works with everyone involved. Remember that everyone needs to pitch in and they may need to deal with additional costs such as flights and accommodation. You wouldn’t want some of the groom’s (and your) best friends not attending the party because they can’t afford it, would you?

Think Outside the Box

The kind of bachelor party you plan depends entirely on the ideas you have in mind. The sky is the limit; quite literally so, especially since a lot of bachelor parties are now done in a private jet, 40,000 feet above the earth.

You can, for example, add an Asian flavor to the party. Adjust the décor of the venue accordingly and look intohiring an Asian stripper to spice up the night. The rest of the party can be fine-tuned to match the Asian theme too, including the cuisine and drinks served throughout the night.

Some go for a more adventurous kind of bachelor party. Going skydiving or having a party on a tropical island are all great ideas you can explore.

More Tips

Always keep safety in mind when planning a bachelor party. Have a limo service ready at the end of the night if necessary, and make sure you keep the groom safe throughout his special night. You really don’t want him missing the fun of his wedding and honeymoon because of a mishap during the bachelor party.

Also remember that stop means stop. It is fun to be a bit naughty with the groom, but know when to quit and never take things too far. Oh, and don’t forget to keep the bachelor party intimate too. Have friends say a few words and you will end up with a very special and memorable night for sure.