Chicago bachelor and bachelorette party ideas

Ready to celebrate? Shake up your pre-wedding celebration with our alternative bachelor and bachelorette party ideas

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March 19, 2014

Before the big day, there’s the big night. And let’s face it: Not everyone wants to spend their bachelor or bachelorette party at a strip club stuffing singles in G-strings. Whether you're celebrating separately or jumping on the trend of hosting a joint party with your spouse-to-be, we have you covered with ideas that will fit the bill. Pick the style that suits you best—boozy, sporty, zen, playful or risque—or mix and match to create your ultimate party weekend.

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P.S. Not doing the bachelor/bachelorette party thing? Plenty of these venues could do double-duty for an engagement party or rehearsal dinner, too.

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