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Old May 22nd, 2013, 02:14 PM   #1
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What's the typical bachelor party cost per person these days?

I'm the best man for a friend's wedding in October, and we're doing an RV trip in August. I'm estimating that the cost for each person (about 10 people) is $150-$175 which includes the RV rental, campsite, fuel, firewood, food, beer, and any other supplies.

Does this sound reasonable?
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Old May 22nd, 2013, 02:15 PM   #2
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No strip club?

Sounds alot cheaper than Hot's in battle creek was for mine.
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Old May 22nd, 2013, 02:16 PM   #3
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Yep that's pretty cheap for what you describe. Even a cheap weekend up north like several I've been to recently(mine included) often costs more than that.
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Old May 22nd, 2013, 02:25 PM   #4
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That's about right I had two of them last year
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Old May 22nd, 2013, 02:28 PM   #5
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I just did an RV bach party for a buddy.
We had 9
Rented an RV
Insurance
Fuel
Tickets to the Kentucky Derby ($40 each)
RV parking for the weekend at the Derby (this was $600).

It came out to about $275 per person.

We drove 1000 miles. We got about 9 MPG.
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Old May 22nd, 2013, 04:02 PM   #6
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What's the typical bachelor party cost per person these days?
The cost is different depending on who the person is at the bachelor party. If it is the groom, it should cost him nothing on that day, but it will cost him dearly for the rest of his life, or possibly $75,000-ish immediately at some point. Its a 50 / 50 ending.










































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Old May 22nd, 2013, 04:11 PM   #7
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I think that's very reasonable. One I went to last year was about $300 and including splitting a rental house on a lake, renting a pontoon boat and a speedboat for a day, food, and beer.
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Old May 22nd, 2013, 04:28 PM   #8
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We rented a part bus and went to bars. 20 some people @ 50 bucks paid for the bus, a couple coolers of pre-game booze and some big subs from subway. My best man ended the event with around 5,000 out of pocket, and nothing was broke.
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Old May 22nd, 2013, 04:35 PM   #9
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Very reasonable... I'd plan more for the 200-250 range.
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Old May 22nd, 2013, 04:52 PM   #10
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Sounds pretty reasonable to me. I think we were each in for about $250 at my buddy's party a couple years ago. For mine I don't think anyone was in for much more than $100.
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Old May 22nd, 2013, 04:59 PM   #11
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It really depends on how many strippers will be in the RV.
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Old May 22nd, 2013, 05:06 PM   #12
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Sounds close. If you are getting strippers be careful as they love to double dip on the card you use to reserve it. If u need supplies, let me know I can help. Now is the busy time of the year for bachelor and bachelorette parties for me.

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Old May 22nd, 2013, 05:11 PM   #13
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Sounds close. If you are getting strippers be careful as they love to double dip on the card you use to reserve it. If u need supplies, let me know I can help. Now is the busy time of the year for bachelor and bachelorette parties for me.

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PLEASE confirm that you are pimp, and the girls, or "talent" are the supplies you are referring to.
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Old May 22nd, 2013, 05:16 PM   #14
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I'm planing one in Vegas in January. My groom is paying for his flight/room. After that its all us. I'm hoping more go so the cost stays low. So far we know zip lines and go carts are happening. He'd be fine with some footballs in old Vegas. We looked at strippers in the room as opposed to at a bar. Looks cheaper.
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Old May 22nd, 2013, 05:32 PM   #15
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mmmmm....strippers
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Old May 22nd, 2013, 05:49 PM   #16
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PLEASE confirm that you are pimp, and the girls, or "talent" are the supplies you are referring to.
Too much b.s. with live talent I have no interest in that.

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Old May 22nd, 2013, 06:10 PM   #17
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It really depends on how many strippers will be in the RV.
Yup.

On one party I attended, the groom and best man spent over $400 each on toothless crackhead hookers in Windsor, so it can get pricy.
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Old May 22nd, 2013, 06:23 PM   #18
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Hookers. Cheaper and more reliable!



The right hookers that is. Like dancers. They're all hookers nowadays.

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Too much b.s. with live talent I have no interest in that.

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So you peddle dead talent? You have some sicko clients.
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Old May 22nd, 2013, 07:25 PM   #20
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