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80 Unique & Quirky Corporate Event Ideas That Your Team Will Love

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Company occasions ought to be all about having enjoyable, constructing nice relationships and saying an enormous fats “thanks” to your group for his or her onerous work.

And most corporations will supply one thing alongside the strains of: going for a number of pints on a Friday afternoon, coming out for a meal on the managers, an superior Christmas celebration and so on. that are all fabulous, and do work wonders for morale.

However have you ever ever needed to do one thing a bit extra quirky?

Nicely you might simply seize an enormous guide on staff constructing (extremely beneficial by the best way…) and use some concepts from there.

However to make your life barely simpler, we’ve provide you with an inventory of 80 barely extra unique (typically bizarre, typically fantastic) concepts on your subsequent company occasion… take pleasure in!

80 Distinctive and Quirky Company Occasion Concepts #HR #EmployeeEngagement
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Outdoorsy Company Occasion Concepts

1. Segway Experiences. Significantly, these are completely hilarious.

2. Horse driving. You may need to examine in your group’s allergic reactions and phobias first although.

three. Kayaking. With the compulsory manager-dunking on the finish, in fact.

four. Sheep herding. Now, you’ll be able to even now do ‘human sheep herding’ – simply in case you don’t belief your employees with the animals.

5. Strawberry choosing. Very quaint and really English.

6. Robust Mudder. Who wouldn’t need to run 12 miles by way of 500,000 Litres of mud, while finishing an impediment course – and all for charity?

7. Zorbing. Down hills, throughout lakes or on a soccer pitch, that is steadily turning into a very fashionable exercise.

eight. Cleaning soap Field Derby. A great deal of corporations supply this as a company occasion, however you may all the time enter a correct race as an alternative.

9. Constructing issues. From beehives and boats to bridges and sand sculptures, there are all kinds of constructing exercise days on supply – simply search on-line.

10. Orienteering. There’s nothing like getting misplaced in the midst of nowhere to construct workforce spirit!

“Alone we will achieve this little, collectively we will achieve this a lot.” Helen Keller #Teamwork  
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Quirky Company Occasion Concepts

tony soprano saying 'bingo'11. Bingo.  Outdated and tacky however nice for a superb (relaxed) giggle.

12. Rent a barge. Extra fashionable today, there’s nothing fairly like spending a day, messing round on the river.

13. Get cultural. Do some touristy issues in your metropolis; bus or strolling excursions, museums, artwork galleries are all a very good shout.

14. Homicide thriller night time. Get your workforce working collectively to seek out that assassin.

15. Make a film. A number of corporations supply occasions the place you get to create your personal workforce video/music video. Cringe-worthy however enjoyable.

16. Outside cinema. Very fashionable in the mean time – the one draw back (or upside, relying in your co-workers) is that you simply gained’t be capable of speak to one another.

17. Escape Video games. You and your staff should clear up puzzles and discover clues to flee out of your locked room – even higher; there’s an choice to incorporate zombies too.

18. Disco Yoga. I don’t know precisely what that is however I need to attempt it!

19. Crime Scene Investigation. An up to date model of the homicide thriller night time – you get to make use of actual gear and every little thing.

20. Go to the circus. Or, in the event that they’re on the town, Cirque De Soleil are undoubtedly value a go to.

“Expertise wins video games, however teamwork and intelligence win championships.” Michael Jordan #teamwork
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Massive Child Company Occasion Concepts

woman looking excited by man pulling food from behind her ear ( magic)21. A magic present. With the likes of Dynamo and David Blaine on the market, magic has gotten so much trendier than it was.

22. Laser Quest. For many who can’t fairly deal with paintball.

23. Board Recreation Day. From Snakes and Ladders to Monopoly, get everybody to usher in their favorite board recreation and host some tournaments (alcohol elective)!

24. Treasure hunt. Across the workplace or out on the town, you’ll be able to organise this your self or get an occasions firm to do it for you.

25. Go to the zoo. Most zoos will allow you to e-book some type of company occasion with them, simply have a look on-line.

26. Go to the petting zoo. These might be cellular or you’ll be able to journey out to them. And the perfect bit is; a bit dose of affection from a furry animal pal is claimed to make your employees extra productive!

27. Grownup-sized ball-pit and play space. For the younger at coronary heart, who additionally like an excellent previous alcoholic beverage.

28. Egg and flour battle. Why not?

29. Construct an enormous water slide. All you want is a few tarpaulin, fairy liquid and an enormous grassy hill and also you’re away. (Unsure what well being and security would say about this although…)

30. Theme Park/ Water Park. For the adrenaline junkies.

You’re solely as previous as you are feeling. #happiness
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Meals & Drink Company Occasion Concepts

ramsey snow from Game of Thrones waving a sausage31. Sausage making. I’m unsure this one’s for everybody… might get somewhat bit gross.

32. Meals-eating competitors. Create your very personal man vs meals competitors (or go to a restaurant that has already provide you with a meals problem).

33. Mad Hatter’s tea get together. A twist on the great, old style afternoon tea.

34. Baking class. The Nice British Bake Off has actually ignited the Nation’s love of cake. Discover ways to prepare dinner like the professionals.

35. Cookery class/ competitors. You possibly can even do an workplace ‘come dine with me.’

36. Chocolate making. We’re fortunate – we’ve got Cadbury world. What do you might have in your space?

37. Host a picnic. If the solar retains shining (fingers crossed) what higher option to convey your group collectively?

38. Brewery tour. Easy, distinctive and actually enjoyable.

39. “I’m an worker, get me out of right here.” Discover some ‘tasty’ treats (like edible chocolate ants) on your group to attempt.

40. Go to an Ice Bar. Very ‘cool.’ NB: you’re solely keep within the bar for a most of 40 minutes.

“There isn’t a sincerer love than the love of meals.” George Bernard Shaw
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Extravagant Company Occasion Concepts

sharks swimming in tank with people swimming in the background41. Snorkel with the sharks.

(At a Sea life Centre.) That is for smaller teams (roughly four at a time) however might be a fantastic reward in your high-performing employees members.

42. A group sky dive. That is one which I undoubtedly gained’t be suggesting to my colleagues.

43. Cabaret/ Burlesque Night time. Undoubtedly a bit totally different – may increase a number of eyebrows.

44. Spa weekend. For those who actually need to deal with your employees, why not take them out to a stunning, enjoyable spa? They’ll definitely get probability to rejuvenate earlier than work on Monday morning – win-win.

45. Rent the Tower Bridge out! Very swanky – click on right here for particulars.

46. Journey to Vegas. Some may say that this can be a little extreme… however you’d be stunned what number of corporations now use this journey as an incentive (for gross sales employees).

47. “Helicopter Treasure Hunts.” For when a plain previous treasure hunt simply isn’t fairly ok.

48. Scorching air ballooning. You’ll undoubtedly examine the climate forecast for this one…

49. Rent a luxurious yacht. …and this one.

50. Rent a fort for the weekend. Then arrange some nice team-building occasions, video games and actions for in the course of the day.

When spider webs unite, they will tie up a lion. #teamwork
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Themed Company Occasion Concepts

Hiring a venue and placing on a tremendous social gathering is a superb concept. Listed here are some barely quirkier themes…

will smith, carlton and uncle phil dancing51. The Recent Prince of Bel-Air. Love this.

52. Pokémon. Decide them out of a hat else you’ll in all probability find yourself with plenty of Pikachus.

53. Tetris. Completed proper, that is superb – you possibly can even have a life-size recreation of the previous basic.

54. Dinosaur get together. This might be somewhat bit troublesome nevertheless it’ll be enjoyable to see what individuals provide you with.

55. Recreation of Thrones. Clearly fairly common in the meanwhile… You possibly can even cut up totally different groups into totally different homes.

56. A Tarantino celebration. Pulp Fiction, Reservoir Canine, Dying Proof, Kill Invoice… think about the chances.

57. 5 Yr Olds. Get everybody to discover a photograph of themselves as a 5 yr previous, come to the celebration wearing the identical outfit, bringing the photograph with them. Then play “guess who.”

58. Three-legged social gathering. Everybody will definitely get to know one another.

59. Jungle get together. A pleasant spin on the ‘animal’ theme and well-timed with the discharge of the brand new Jungle Ebook film.

60. Duck Searching. Noticed this on-line – very peculiar.  I’m guessing you go as both a duck or a hunter?

Would your workforce respect a ‘duck searching’ get together? #CorporateEvents #EmployeeEngagement
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For extra theme concepts, click on right here! (A few of these are SO good).

Sports activities Company Occasion Concepts

ferret sliding down a slide61. Ferret racing. That is the second time I’ve come throughout this in a few weeks! Incredible.

62. Arm wrestling competitors. For the uber-competitive workplace.

63. Soccer golf. Golf that everybody can take pleasure in. (Besides individuals who hate soccer.)

64. Falconry. Trace: you’ll want an skilled for this…

65. The Highland Video games. With classics like Scottish Hammer Throw and Caber Toss. What’s to not love?

66. Tobogganing. Or for those who’re feeling extra adventurous you possibly can even go snowboarding/ snowboarding at a dry ski slope or SnowDome.

67. Sumo wrestling. In sumo-suits, clearly.

68. Ping Pong. Assure somebody on your workforce will probably be secretly superior at ping pong.

69. Stay sport. You might go and watch some reside sport – like soccer, the races or rugby.

70. Rounders. Get everybody concerned with a superb previous recreation of Rounders.

“The velocity of the boss is the velocity of the group” Lee Iacocca
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Volunteering Company Occasion Concepts

woman with some puppies saying 'these are all adoptable puppies' and then cryingA great deal of corporations at the moment are getting their staff engaged, while making a distinction with “Company Volunteering Occasions.” You’ll discover them simply on-line, however listed here are some examples.

71.Volunteering with animals. You would assist create houses for the UK’s birds with the RSPCB or assist out at an animal centre for the RSPCA.

72. Water tasks. You possibly can assist charities to revive canals, lakes, streams, rivers and ponds.

73. Fundraising occasions. Why not get employees concerned with internet hosting a charity picnic, fayre or ball?

74. Sponsored sporting occasions. Biking, operating (Robust Mudder), strolling and swimming are all widespread.

75. Be a fundraiser for the day. You and your workforce might volunteer to take to the streets and fundraise for a charity.

76. Sponsored (non-sporting) occasions – Our Director Mark waxed his legs for Comedian Aid (click on right here to observe a clip) what sort of factor might you do?

77. Gardening tasks. There are tons of those throughout the UK, getting individuals concerned with the setting and native communities.

78. Group voluntary work. There are literally thousands of charities that may give you the prospect to get out into the group (and assist different, extra weak individuals to do the identical).

79. Clear up tasks. In all probability the least glamorous, however somebody must do it.

80. Common assist. Or you might do one thing nice like assist out at a Marie Curie hospice.

“The easiest way to seek out your self is to lose your self within the service of others.” Mahatma Gandhi
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Truthfully, there are such a lot of totally different alternatives on the market and your employees will really feel so incredible after they’ve taken half!


I do know that a number of the actions on this listing are a bit extra ‘out-there’ than others… however the fact is, you can take your employees anyplace actually.

So long as you organise issues properly, select one thing you recognize your staff will take pleasure in (EG. don’t take teetotalers to a pub) don’t attempt to impose 1,000 ridiculous guidelines and naturally, your employees do truly get on (might be a bit awkward in any other case) I’m positive you’ll have a whale of a time.

Recruiter Professional Tip

Company occasions are a very nice option to say “Thank You” to your hard-working employees, holding them engaged, comfortable and constant to your corporation for for much longer.

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