Top 12 Bachelorette Party Locations & What to Do There

The best locales around the country – for every bachelorette style!

best cities for bachelorette parties

Though bachelorette parties were once considered hometown affairs with bar hopping and décor featuring certain male appendages, these days a destination trip with your closest gal pals is all the rage. Travelling for a bachelorette party can also even the playing field for your only out-of-state bridesmaid who feels like she’s missing all the build-up to your wedding.

Whether you are in the mood for drinks and dancing or a poolside spa day, we have the perfect locale for you. With cities spanning from coast to coast and in between, you can choose to have a weekend getaway or a longer visit far from home.

Party All Night
- Las Vegas, Nevada: The classics are classic for a reason. As the premier bachelorette (and bachelor!) party destination in the country, “Sin City” has great hotels, restaurants, shows, and of course, gambling.
- New York, New York: The city never sleeps, and you won’t have to either – there’s so much to do! Consider New York the land of the custom-made celebration for your bachelorette gathering.
- New Orleans, Louisiana: Great for all-night partying, and even better for the hangover food the next day. Cajun food and beignets? Yes please.
- Miami, Florida: Get the best of both worlds with the beach all day and the best dance clubs all night.

Relax in Luxury
- Palm Springs, California: With premium day spas and hotel pools, this desert town is becoming a bachelorette party hot spot.
- Savannah, Georgia: Take things slow in the dreamy Southern city by strolling through the Historic District, where you can get drinks to go!
- Scottsdale, Arizona: With a variety of all-inclusive packages, you won’t want to leave your resort, but you’ll love Old Town if you can drag yourself away.
- Napa, California: Wine tasting, wine tasting, and more wine tasting. But Napa Valley also offers luxury lodging, spas, and even hot air balloon rides!

Off the Beaten Path
- Austin, Texas: A hipster oasis in the Deep South, the “Live Music Capital of the World” is perfect for a tune-obsessed bride.
- Portland, Oregon: Whether you’re looking for an outdoorsy trip, or you’re an art lover, there are plenty of options that stray from the standard bachelorette party.
- Nashville, Tennessee: Country fans will rejoice in the opportunity to honky-tonk and line dance. The barbeque is pretty great too!
- Chicago, Illinois: Enjoy some world class museums, deep dish pizza, and improv shows that may have the next Amy Poehler or Steve Carell.

For more bachelorette party ideas, view these alternatives to bar hopping, discover co-ed bachelor/bachelorette party activities, and listen to the perfect tunes to play at your get-together!

Opening photo by Angela Weiss for WireImage

Authored by: Emily Lasnier