Belle Isle

No Richmond bachelorette party is complete without visiting the scenic natural beauty of Belle Isle. Situated right on the James River, this 54-acre city park is a fantastic place for your group to take a relaxing stroll surrounded by nature. Belle Isle offers lovely walking trails that wind through rocks and river rapids along with open green spaces perfect for snapping memorable group photos or having a celebratory picnic. Walk across the suspended pedestrian footbridge from mainland Richmond to access Belle Isle and all its natural splendor. Your bride tribe can spread out blankets on the grass or riverbank rocks to soak up some sunshine and relax before continuing your bachelorette adventures. The island’s trails and views of the James River rapids make for excellent photo ops to fill up your camera roll with smiling shots and silly Boomerangs. After crossing back over the footbridge, you can post all your best pics and give Belle Isle a big thumbs up for starting your bachelorette party off on the right foot!

Address: 103 S Belle Isle Ave, Richmond, VA 23219

Phone: (804) 646-8911

Riverside Outfitters

What’s a bachelorette celebration without a little adventure? Get your bride squad’s adrenaline pumping with an exciting whitewater rafting excursion courtesy of Riverside Outfitters. Offering guided rafting trips along the James River’s exhilarating Class III and IV rapids, this will undoubtedly be a wet and wild time. Located downtown near Belle Isle, Riverside Outfitters provides ground transportation to and from the rafting put-in location about 30 minutes outside Richmond. They’ll supply all the necessary gear and safety equipment, including wetsuits, life jackets, helmets, and paddles. An experienced guide will lead your group down 7 miles of rushing rapids with names like Pipeline and Lulu, sure to produce plenty of screams and laughs. After surfing the foamy falls near Belle Isle, you’ll celebrate your rafting conquest on shore with a tailgate party including food and drinks. Get those GoPros ready to capture all the soaking wet fun! It will be a rafting adventure your fierce tribe of gals will never forget.

Address: 1401 Quarterpath Rd, Richmond, VA 23238

Phone: (804) 560-0068

Lamplighter Coffee Roasters

After an action-packed morning, recharge with a coffee break at Lamplighter Coffee Roasters. This trendy coffee shop and roastery located in Richmond’s Scott’s Addition neighborhood is a local favorite morning pick-me-up spot. Lamplighter serves up incredible espresso drinks, cold brew coffees, and breakfast pastries guaranteed to get your group caffeinated and fueled up. Sip on smooth lattes, creamy cappuccinos, and chai tea while munching on freshly baked croissants, bagels, and breakfast sandwiches. If you need an extra zing, go for one of their delicious nitro cold brew coffees tapped straight from the kegs. The cafe’s modern industrial interior with exposed beams and piping makes a cool backdrop for more photo ops. Before heading out, grab a bag of their signature coffee beans or ground coffee to gift your leading lady.

Address: 116 S Addison St, Richmond, VA 23220

Phone: (804) 201-9191

The Circuit Arcade Bar

What better way to get your bachelorette party started than by embracing your inner child at Richmond’s premier arcade bar? The Circuit Arcade Bar located in hip Scott’s Addition will unleash your crew’s competitive spirit with its awesome selection of classic arcade games alongside modern console options, air hockey, skeeball, and more. Get those quarters ready for rounds of PacMan, pinball, Mortal Kombat, NBA Jam, and other nostalgic games. With one of Richmond’s best craft beer selections plus boozy cocktails like White Claws and vodka Red Bulls, The Circuit provides the ideal atmosphere for your day-drinking shenanigans. Split up into teams for some tournament-style competitions on the games with the bride-to-be as referee. Grab fried pickles, corn dog nuggets, giant pretzels, and other shareable bites to power you through. The Circuit is always a hit for a celebratory group looking for carefree fun in an energetic arcade setting!

Address: 3121 W Leigh St, Richmond, VA 23230

Phone: (804) 205-4977

Buz and Ned’s Real Barbecue

After all that gaming and drinking, your crew will have worked up an appetite! Head over to Buz and Ned’s in Richmond’s Fan neighborhood for some mouthwatering authentic southern barbecue cooked low and slow. This casual local joint dishes out succulent smoked brisket, pulled pork, ribs, chicken, and classic sides like mac and cheese, cornbread, collard greens, baked beans, and tangy vinegar coleslaw. Wash it all down with local beers, margaritas, and other libations. With communal tables and a laid-back vibe, Buzz and Ned’s will satisfy your group’s barbecue cravings and get you ready for a fun night ahead. Don’t forget wet wipes!

Address: 2923 W Cary St, Richmond, VA 23221

Phone: (804) 355-5551

Kabana Rooftop

As sunset approaches, your tribe will want to flock to Richmond’s hottest rooftop bar, Kabana Rooftop. Perched atop the trendy Quirk Hotel in the heart of downtown, Kabana boasts incredible views of Richmond’s skyline. The vibrant open-air space features colorful furniture, twinkling string lights, and tropical decor bound to get your crew in the celebratory spirit. Their extensive cocktail menu spotlights local liquors in refreshingsignature drinks like the Strawberry Rose Sangria and Kabana Colada. Sip and mingle over Mediterranean small plates perfect for sharing like hummus, flatbreads, lamb ribs, and duck wings. Let loose on the dance floor and strike sassy poses in the photo booth as the DJ spins hip beats. With amazing ambiance, drinks, and views, Kabana Rooftop is the ultimate place for bachelorette revelry from day to night!

Address: 201 W Broad St, Richmond, VA 23220

Phone: (804) 340-4222

Brunch at L’Opossum

Before your night out on the town, gather your girl gang together for a tasty brunch at L’Opossum in historic Oregon Hill. This quirky farm-to-table restaurant crafts inventive Southern-inspired dishes and cocktails perfect for your group to refuel on. Feast on specialties like the Dirty South Benedict with fried green tomatoes, pimento cheese grits, and country ham drizzled in red-eye gravy. Or opt for sweet indulgences like their Brioche French Toast topped with macerated local berries and creamy mascarpone. Heartier plates of shrimp and grits, fried chicken, and hanger steak are also sure to satisfy. Brunch just wouldn’t be complete without a round of mimosas, Blood Orange Mules, and other spirited sippers. With an eclectic vibe and incredible locally-sourced food, L’Opossum will start your Saturday night off deliciously before the big bash.

Address: 628 China St, Richmond, VA 23219

Phone: (804) 918-6028

Rent a Bus With Richmond Party Bus Company

Now that you’ve got an amazing Richmond itinerary lined up for your bachelorette squad, let Richmond Party Bus Company handle getting you there in comfort and style. Our fleet of party buses, limos, and charter buses can easily transport your group to all of the local restaurants, bars, shops, historic sites, and activities you want to hit up. Whether you need a 20 passenger limo or a 56 passenger coach bus, we’ve got you covered. Our professional team knows the Richmond area well and will take care of all your transportation needs throughout your bachelorette weekend. Plus, our luxury vehicles feature amenities like leather seats, restrooms, music, lighting, and more to give your crew a blast on the road between destinations. Skip the hassle of coordinating Ubers or finding parking and let us drive you in a fun ride. Call 757-975-8487 today to get a quote and book your Richmond bachelorette party transportation!