Girls’ nights are always a blast! Whether it’s dressing up for a fancy outing, enjoying dinner and drinks, or having a cozy night in, hanging out with your best friends is always a recipe for a good time. While sipping wine, munching on charcuterie, and watching romantic comedies are classics, why not switch things up for your next girls’ night? Being the host is a great way to get creative with decorations, whip up delicious food, and mix some exciting drinks. It’s even more enjoyable when everyone brings their own flair and personality, turning it into a memorable celebration of friendship.

Over the years, my friends and I have had a ton of fun trying out various girls’ night activities. It’s hard to pick a favorite, but here are some ideas we’ve enjoyed as well as ones we’re eager to try for our next girls’ night in.

1. Get Creative with Cocktail Themes


Girls cocktail night 🫶🏼 movie theme ✨ #cocktails #girls #friends #moviecocktails #drinks #bellecocktail #thegrinchdrink #50shadesofgrey #meangirlscocktail #aliceinwonderlandcoctail #aquamarine #tinkerbelldrink #memories #2023 #trend #girlsnight

♬ ultimate vibes – morgan hardy

One fun idea is to create signature cocktails based on a chosen theme for the night. Let everyone come up with their own special drink and have a tasting session. You can even have a vote for the best cocktail with a prize for the winner. Themes like exes, favorite movies, zodiac signs, or careers can inspire some truly unique and exciting concoctions.

2. Vision Board Night


vision board girls night with snacks and good vibes!! perfect way to end 2022

♬ Fall In Love Alone – Super Sped Up Version – Stacey Ryan

Believe in the power of manifestation by hosting a vision board night. Gather magazines, poster boards, and positive vibes to create vision boards that represent your dreams and goals. It’s a great way to visualize your aspirations and share positive energy with your friends.

3. Permanent Jewelry Party


This is your sign to have a permanent jewelry party for your next girls night ✨🤩 if you are in Eastern North Carolina, definitely check out Coastal Chain NC on instagram! #enc #permanentjewelry #permanentbracelet

♬ Southern Nights – Glen Campbell

Embrace the trendy world of permanent jewelry with a glamorous girls’ night dedicated to bling. Invite a jewelry maker to showcase their collection or host a DIY jewelry session where you and your friends create personalized pieces. Pair it with delectable snacks and drinks for an unforgettable evening of friendship celebration.

4. PowerPoint Party


if only we could show the actual slides. comment what u think some of them said 👀

♬ Cupid – Twin Ver. (FIFTY FIFTY) – Sped Up Version – sped up 8282

Unleash your creativity with a PowerPoint party where each guest presents on a topic of their choice. From quirky opinions to hilarious stories, this activity guarantees laughter and entertainment. You can even turn it into a friendly competition or simply enjoy the amusing presentations with your friends.

5. DIY Paint & Sip Night


Looking for your next girls night idea? Host a paint & sip night (from home!) with me ft. @Stella Rosa Black! 🍷🎨 #hosting #girlsnight #winenight #painting #winecocktail #ad

♬ Kawaii Aesthetic – LoES

Transform your home into an art studio with a DIY paint and sip night. Follow online painting tutorials or let your creativity flow freely while enjoying some delicious drinks. It’s a perfect opportunity to bond over art and have a relaxing yet entertaining evening.

6. Cookbook Club


Replying to @Megan Meye the highly requested cook book club deets!! #cookbookclub #cookbook #bookclub #hosting #inagarten #barefootcontessa

♬ original sound – dookie

If you’re a food enthusiast, start a cookbook club with your friends. Choose a cookbook each month, pick out favorite recipes, and host a delicious dinner party to sample your culinary creations. It’s a fantastic way to explore new dishes, share culinary experiences, and enjoy a feast together.

7. Bring a Board Night


had to get on the train and do a bring your own board night! So much fun #boardnight #bringyourownboard

♬ This Is How We Do It – Montell Jordan

Elevate the classic charcuterie night with a bring-a-board party. Encourage friends to create themed boards—whether cheese, dessert, or sushi—and enjoy a delectable potluck-style feast. It’s a delightful way to share different flavors and create a visually appealing spread to indulge in together.

8. Closet Swap Party


my favorite new girls night activity 🥰 and it motivates you to clean out your closet! #girlsnight #girlsnightin #clothingswap #sustainablefashion #girlsnightideas #clothesswap #closetcleanout #closetrefresh #clothingdonation #partyplanning #hostingtips

♬ Aces by DKJ – Danny Johnson

Host a closet swap party where everyone brings clothes they no longer wear and trades with each other. It’s a sustainable way to give new life to your wardrobe and snag some fresh outfits in the process. Plus, it’s a fantastic excuse to declutter your closet and bond over fashion with your friends.

9. Outdoor Movie Night


lauren got the projector for her birthday🙈

♬ js look at me the same – ᥫ᭡

Take advantage of pleasant weather with an outdoor movie night. Set up a cozy outdoor cinema with blankets, pillows, and tasty treats. Whether it’s a backyard extravaganza or an intimate space, enjoy a magical movie experience under the stars with your besties.

10. Craft Night


Birthday activities with the girls 🫶🏼💘💌 #girlsnight #diyproject #diy #diyideas #workshop #glasspainting #glassart #painting #summervibes #summerdrink

♬ original sound – ciara

Get crafty with a creative craft night that lets you explore various DIY projects. From glass painting to bracelet making, unleash your artistic side and bond over handmade creations. Whether you’re a novice or a seasoned crafter, crafting together is a great way to enjoy each other’s company.

11. DIY Flower Arrangement Party


this is your sign to have a flower arragment making night with the girls 🥹 found the mason jars at the 99 cent store + everyone brought a boquet from trader joes 🫶🏼 summer friends flowerarrangement

♬ Moonlight – Sped Up – Kali Uchis

Gather your friends for a flower arranging party where you can create beautiful bouquets without breaking the bank. Get some affordable jars and bouquets from your local store and spend an evening arranging lovely flowers. It’s a simple yet enjoyable activity that adds a touch of beauty to your girls’ night.

12. Slumber Party


Cutest party for the cutest girl @Talia Hubble 💝

♬ Drowning – Feenixpawl

Revisit the nostalgia of slumber parties with a grown-up twist. Deck out your place, indulge in classic sleepover activities, snack on cookie dough, and bond late into the night. You can opt for matching PJs, set a theme, and even prepare goody bags to make the night extra special. It’s a delightful way to relive your childhood memories with your favorite people.


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