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For your chance to win simply book an event between Thursday 1st September and Friday 30th September and you'll be automatically entered into the draw to win a bottle of champagne bubbles!


Winners will be notified by email after the 1st October. Good luck!

With the Olympics taking place in Rio De Janeiro, we, at Simply Good Times, have put together some fun and competitive events themed around the Olympic Games ideal for groups looking to celebrate this special occasion. 

Whether it be a Team Building Day, a Birthday or a family event, these events can be run coinciding with the games and each person or team can represent a specific country and battle it out to win victory with a podium finish! See below for our Olympic-Style Events: 

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Olympic Themed Treasure Hunts
Incredibly popular during the London 2012 Olympics, and continuing to offer a fun and interactive day out since then, our Olympic Themed Treasure Hunts combine team strategy, Sports Trivia, creative video & photography challenges and a City location of your choice. Your group will be tasked with collecting as many points, landmarks, challenges and new locations as possible during your timeframe, and when the time’s up, meet back at your agreed check-point where groups will be presented with Gold, Silver, Bronze and runners-up positions. This is the most sporting fun you can have without requiring gym clothes! See link for our Tablet Themed Treasure Hunts.

Olympic Multi-Activity Day
Looking for something a little more creative, funny and highly competitive? Our Olympic Games Events are run as a part of a Team Building day for friends, families or corporate companies and involve everyone getting stuck in and taking part to win the Olympics. The group is divided into teams of roughly 8 competitors where they will each be tasked with designing their own flag, choosing a team name and composing a national anthem. Activities may include Clay Shooting, Human Table Football, Inflatable Volleyball, Archery and a mini decathlon. Who will prove to be a great all-rounder, and who has a special skill waiting to be unearthed? 

Zorb Football Tournament
Arrive at your venue to get a run-down of the safety briefing and to get fitted into your Inflatable Zorb outfits to compete in several football tournaments, including Bulldog, 5-a-side and Football Sumo lasting up to 20 minutes a game (depending on size of group). Groups of 20 people last roughly 1hr 30 mins, while times may vary on other group sizes. Then after all that fun, you will be photographed in your teams for you to download after the event. The overall winner(s) of the day will also be rewarded with a bottle of Bubbly on completion of the matches.

Human Table Football
Played in a 50ft by 20ft inflatable arena strap, yourself to the bar so the only movement you can make is sideways and prepare yourself for one of the funniest games you will ever play. Don't worry if you've never played football before as no previous experience is necessary. The game is run in a fun format and the referee can dish out the red cards for anything from over exertion, showing off or even scoring too many goals! Fun and madness is definitely the order of the day!

Archery is a challenging and engaging precision sport which requires a steady hand, calm nerves, and great aim! Archery is an engaging event as a standalone experience, and can be teamed with one of our other country pursuits for a top Multi-Activity Day. Once familiarised with the equipment, guests are given the opportunity to 'get their eye in' with some simple close target practice. As Archers skills improve the targets are moved further and further away, and guests are often amazed that before long they are hitting targets accurately and regularly from distance. Once Archers are confident with their new found abilities it's on to a friendly competition between guests with prizes for top shots, and forfeits!

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Yacht Match Racing
Go out as a total beginner and return as part of the crew having had a real taste of what yachting is all about. After a short briefing with the skipper motor out of the Marina and get busy hoisting the sails. With a course laid out and a 5-minute count down, you will need to be crossing the start line with plenty of speed just as the start gun goes. The start is crucial but all is not lost if you are lagging behind, if your crew work well as a team the first leg up to the windward mark gives plenty of opportunity to catch up. Several races will be completed providing a great learning experience and with team work essential, this makes for a fun and exhilarating extreme sailing match race. Each boat can be given a particular country to support and flags will be encouraged! Your session includes hot drinks on board with bottles of bubbly at the end to the winners.

Made famous by the cheeky and comical American Hit Film, Dodgeball has increased in popularity and is now petitioning to become an Olympic Sport! Start practicing now, and we’ll perhaps see you in 2020! Upon arrival at the venue, groups will receive a quick briefing on the games’ rule, how to effective dodge the balls and throw like a pro! You’ll then be split into two or three groups to take part in a quick tournament to get acquainted with the rules and a practise with the attack and defense moves. After the heart is pumping and the muscles are stretched, it’s onto play various games such as Bulldog, Tag, Last Man/Woman Standing and an original game of Dodgeball. Whether this is your first time playing this sport, or you want to reminisce your school play times, Dodgeball is suited for all experiences and can be played as soft or as hard as you like!

Mountain Bike Olympic Treasure Hunt
The Mountain Bike Olympic Treasure Hunt is a great way to explore the beautiful English countryside as part of an Olympic-Inspired day out. We have various routes available and we’ll provide a full days’ bike hire and a treasure hunt pack. This is un-guided, so you can set your own pace for the day, to do as much or as little as you choose to do. Support is on hand for emergencies and we provide a top quality mountain bike, a helmet and also a bag which contains any essentials which may be needed such as a puncture repair kit and a pump, plus the Mountain Bike Treasure Hunt pack/route.

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Expect giant costumes, bouncy castles, inflatable obstacle courses, plus plenty of foam and gallons of water. You could find yourself building a giant inflatable burger, fighting your way through a giant foam-filled washing machine, or climbing a slippery summit! Anyone can take part, regardless of age or fitness levels. Join forces with friends, family or colleagues to complete the wacky and wonderful challenges.

Target Rifles
Target Shooting is easy to pick-up yet difficult to master, providing a challenging and engaging event requiring a steady hand, calm nerves, and great aim! Target Shooting with Rifles is taught by friendly, qualified instructors in stunning countryside venues across the UK. Full instruction and detailed tuition on shooting means point of aim and concentration will be given. Confident with their new found abilities, guests have the option to compete in a friendly competition with prizes for top shots, and forfeits!

Clay Pigeon Shooting
With top quality instruction and a variety of gun calibres, we guarantee that you'll be hitting the Clays in no time. After having a few practice rounds guests enjoy a competition amongst friends or colleagues, themed around the Olympic Style Competition. Packages from 25 to 100 shots are available in the morning or afternoon. Pair clay shooting with some other top outdoor adventure activities for a full-on 'Olympic' country pursuits day.

With prices starting from £29pp, and activities suitable from a minimum group size of 6x, Simply Good Times can guarantee a fun and exciting event for those looking to celebrate the Rio Olympics! Please click the link below to enquire for our Olympic-Inspired events!

Please click here to fill out an Event Enquiry Form

As one of our most popular activities for Stag & Hen Groups, and located just outside of London, our Multi-Activity Day Specials are the best way to experience several activities on a budget. We love receiving photos of our groups having fun, and hearing about your day. Below are some photos of our London Multi-Activity Day Special 2 (6hrs) for £75pp - Blindfold 4x4 Driving, Archery, Axe & Knife Throwing, Target Rifles, Paintball (300 balls) + Lunch, which was enjoyed by a group of friends looking for a fun and different day out. *

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Set just 30 minutes outside of London in the beautiful countryside, this activity (along with our other London activities) is a fantastic way to spend your Stag or Hen weekend. Alternatively, this option is also increasingly popular for team-building Corporate days out and creating some fun and friendly competition. 

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Please click here or call 01273 573824 for more information.

Minimum Group Sizes 6x

*This activity can be used in conjunction with our current Christmas Special offer for groups over 12x. Please click here for more information.


Although the weather is still not as 'wintery' or as cold as we would like it to be (we are undoubtedly big fans of cozy hats and gloves), we are getting in the Christmas spirit and have decided to release a special offer to those of you who book an event with us by January 2016.*

Please see below details of our activities with a free space for the Stag, Hen, Birthday Girl or Boy for private (non-corporate) bookings in 2016*:

It's a Knockout:

The hugely-fun It's a Knockout competition is based over six mad games involving tricky obstacles, hilarious costumes, epic inflatables, plus plenty of water and foam for good measure! Teams compete on games against other groups with prizes on offer. Each individual game takes around twenty minutes. Games include Ski Funday, Penguin Pursuits, Rubber Band Race, The Water Works and Rapid Run amongst others with games lasting around 2.5hrs - 3hrs. There a PA system with commentary & music so teams really feel the Knockout atmosphere and for each Knockout event there are prizes & bubbly for the winners.

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Prices start at £45pp with It's a Knockout being held in many areas across the UK.

Please enquire here for more details on locations near you

Combat Games:

A strategic team-building favourite. Choose from either Paintball, Airsoft or a combination of Combat and Shooting Games for an energy-fueled half or full day out with your friends. Set in several acres of woodland, our combat arenas are filled with natural bumps, trees and shrubbery to hide yourself from the opposing team's aim. As if this wasn't enough, we also have some man-made forts, tunnels, waterholes and smoke machines to create even more suspense.

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Prices start at just £10pp and vary on location and availability.

Please enquire here or call us to discuss the different activities available for your group.

Multi-Activity Day Specials:

Exhilarating multi-activity combinations take place over a half or full-day all at the same venue. Multi activity days are run as a round-robin tournament with multiple winners throughout the day and an overall champ – perfect for competitive groups! Combine top driving activities like Dirt Buggies, Quad Bikes, 4x4 and Tanks with Target Sports and Combat Games like Clay Pigeon Shooting, Archery, Axe & Knife Throwing, Paintball, and Target Rifle Shooting for an awesome all-action day out.

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Off-Road Dirt Buggies with either Paintball, Archery or Rifle Shooting - £80pp

Prices start at £65pp for Blindfold 4x4 Driving, Archery, Axe & Knife Throwing & Target Rifles for 3.5hrs in total. Prices vary from location to availability, with Multi-Activity Days available weekdays and weekends.

Please enquire here or call to discuss locations and availability.

Nottingham Multi-Activity Day Specials:

Experience several activities for a full or half day out with your Stag, Hen or Corporate Party:

Powerturn, Buggies or Dirt Buggies with either Archery, Laser Clay Shooting or Human Table Football - £55pp
Indoor Go Kart Racing with either Archery, Laser Clay Shooting or Human Table Football - £60pp
Indoor Go Kart Racing or Dirt Buggies + Paintball (100 balls) - £60pp
Dirt Buggies & Paintball (100 balls) + Laser Clays, Archery or Human Table Football - £65pp
Indoor Go Kart Racing & Mini Quad Trek - £65pp
Indoor Go Kart Racing & Dirt Buggies - £75pp
Dirt Buggies & Mini Quad Trek - £75pp
Indoor Go Kart Racing, Dirt Buggies & Quad Biking - £99pp

Please enquire here for Nottingham Multi-Activity Days

Leeds Multi-Activity Day Specials:

Experience several activities for a full or half day out with your Stag, Hen or Corporate Party:

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2x Shooting Activities from Archery, Crossbows or Rifles - £45pp
Either Powerturns or Dirt Buggies + either Archery, Crossbows or Rifles - £60pp
Hovercrafts + either Archery, Crossbows or Rifles - £65pp
Hovercrafts & Dirt Buggies - £70pp
Hovercrafts & Powerturns - £70pp
Dirt Buggies & Powerturns - £70pp
Dirt Buggies, Hovercrafts & Powerturns - £90pp

Please enquire here for Leeds Multi-Activity Days

*Applicable for groups of 12x or more

As much as getting on one knee is an incredibly important part of the process, and planning the wedding can be one of the most stressful tasks imagined, you can't forget about celebrating your last night of freedom! Traditionally, a Stag or Hen Party would take place the day or evening before your wedding day, but in the 21st Century we find these events getting booked for around a month prior to the big day - leaving plenty of time to work off those hangovers.

As part of a series of blog posts (and hopefully some helpful tips too), here are our favourite Stag Party destinations and activities:

Option #5:
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Home to the legend of Robin Hood, and capital of the West Midlands, this city has eclectic nightlife, more than a handful of outdoor activities, and plenty of history-themed events.
By day, the famous Sherwood Forest is a playground of shooting ranges and quad bike trails and, by night, the streets come alive with throngs of party-goers all out for a great night. With its rich history and flourishing nightlife, old and new sit side by side in this ancient party destination. 

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Nottingham Medieval Banquet - from £49pp
Experience a banquet dinner like no other and prepare to be royally entertained in the exuberant atmosphere of a 250 year old Banquet Room. This experience includes live music and a superb authentic four course dinner served to you by serving wenches whilst medieval minstrels entertain you.

Nottingham Multi Activity Special - £99pp
Experience THREE Activities for a full day of fun with your closest friends. Enjoy the muddy tracks of Dirt Buggies, bumpy off-road Quad Biking Trek and winding circuits of Indoor Go Karting to create some friendly competition with your Stags. Set in the beautiful countryside of Nottinghamshire, you can feel just like one of the merry men of Nottingham at our outdoor activity centre, just 30 minutes from Central Nottingham.

Dirt Buggies, Quad Bike Trek & Indoor Go Karting - £99pp

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Nottingham Party Passes - from £8pp
This Party Package is the most perfect and stress-free way to party around Nottingham with all your closest Stags! From some of Nottingham's newest bars, to some old favourites, we have a great selection of various venues to choose from starting at £8pp. We have specifically designed individual passes that will gain you exclusive fast-track access to some of Nottingham's busiest and liveliest clubs and bars!

N.B. Prices for activities are very much dependent on the group size and experiences booked.