10 stellar stag do ideas in Leeds for a celebratory send off

By The Newsroom
Monday, 11th June 2018, 2:59 pm
Updated Monday, 11th June 2018, 4:00 pm

If you've been landed with the task of organising your best mate's stag do, there are plenty of activities you can get up to in Leeds to ensure the send off is a memorable one.

From race car driving to footgolf, these stellar ideas are sure to be a hit with the groom-to-be.

Experience real life Call of Duty

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Step into the world of one of your favourite video games at iCombat Leeds, where you can experience Call of Duty and Zombie Apocalypse in an exciting real life environment and put your combat skills to the test away from the comfort of the sofa.

Visit: iCombat Leeds UK, 164 Armley Road, LS12 2TY - icombatleeds.co.uk

Get behind the wheel

Satisfy your need for speed with a day behind the wheel at Leeds Raceway, where you'll have the chance to take the likes of a Ferrari, McClaren and a Lamborghini for a spin.

Visit: The Proving Ground, Leeds Raceway, Lennerton Lane, Sherbern in Elmet, LS25 6JG - everymanracing.co.uk

Feel the need for speed? Head to Leeds Raceway for a thrilling day behind the wheel (Photo: Shutterstock)

Escape the room

Ideal for a bit of stag bonding, Escape Reality challenges you to solve puzzles, crack codes and work together to flee the room in just 60 minutes.

And with rooms including Alcatraz, Jungala, Apocolypse and Down the Rabbit Hole, it's a great way to escape reality for a while.

Visit: Escape Reality, 164 Armley Road, LS12 2TY – escapereality.com

Blast some paint

Get your game face on and prepare for battle at Skirmish Leeds Paintball Centre, where there's a great range of game scenarios to take on, including Fort Assault, Tank Battle and Stag Hunt, each of which include a challenging mission which will put your teamwork and tactics to the test.

Visit: Bramham Park Estate, South Approach, York Road, LS24 9NR - paintballuk.com

Sample the best brews in town

Make the most of Leeds' superb craft beer scene with a walking tour of some of the best beer haunts in the city.

Starting at North Brewing Co., the tour takes in Bundobust, Tapped and Northern Monk Brewery, with plenty of tasty brews to sample along the way.

Sample some of the best brews in Leeds on a brewery tour (Photo: Tony Johnson)

Take to the track

Get the gang together for a day of high-speed racing at Teamsport Leeds, where you can enjoy whizzing around the 580m go-kart track (the longest indoor circuit in Yorkshire) in a thrilling race to the finish.

Visit: Teamsport Leeds, South Accommodation Road, LS10 1NQ - team-sport.co.uk

Reach new heights

Make your stag do one to remember by taking to the skies and experiencing the thrill of flying an aeroplane or a helicopter at South Side Aviation Centre.

You'll get to take control of a two seater aircraft and enjoy some of the most spectacular scenery.

Visit: PTT Aviation, South Side Aviation Centre, Leeds Bradford International Airport, Yeadon, LS19 7UG - pttaviation.com

Go axe throwing

Looking for something a bit different?

Why not spend an afternoon learning the art of axe throwing in the 77 acres of woodland at Hazlewood Castle?

And if outdoor pursuits are your thing, there's also quad biking, archery, air rifle shooting and team building tasks to have a go at on-site too.

Visit: Paradise Lane, Hazlewood, LS24 9NJ - hazlewood-castle.co.uk

Try your hand at some adventurous outdoor pursuits at Hazlewood Castle (Photo: Shutterstock)

Play a round of footgolf

Is the groom-to-be a footy and golf fan?

The unique concept of footgolf blends the two passions together, challenging players to kick balls into holes in as few shots as possible, with six specially designed holes ranging from 39 to 90 yards to take on - perfect for a bit of friendly competition.

Visit: Leeds Golf Centre, Wike Ridge Lane, LS17 9JW - leedsgolfcentre.com

Take a boyband masterclass

Ideal if your group of stags aren't afraid to let loose, this boyband masterclass is run by a professional choreographer who will take you through some basic moves, before putting it all together for a show-stopping routine.

And it'll make the perfect surprise to bust out on the dance floor at the wedding.