Best Employee Engagement Activites in Chicago

As one of the largest cities in the United States, Chicago has an abundance of activities ranging from water tours to chocolate tastings. The hardest part about choosing your team building activity in the windy city? Picking something that hasn't been done by every other office in your State Street high rise. Below you'll find our selection of unique and fun employee activities that are proven to strengthen coworking relationships and build bonds.

VR Team Building

Virtual Reality is an increasingly popular event to bring to your employees. VR provides engaging, memorable and fun experiences for all. Whether you're thinking of bringing games, training, or event art to life with virtual reality, let do the heavy lifting and help plan your next employee engagement event. 

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Whirly Ball

No matter their sports background or previous experience, everyone is on an even playing field in this innovative game, which combines basketball, whiffle ball and bumper cars. The Chicago location has three courts, as well as 12 bowling lanes and a laser tag arena for even more game-time options. Book the private VIP space and relax on the rooftop terrace after the game. 

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Tiki Boat

The Chicago River is one of the best places to see some of the world’s best architecture! Chicago Tiki Boat will provide your team with the friendliest and safest way to have an unforgettable party boat experience on Chicago’s Lake Michigan. Our boat fleet has various size options, all with US Coast Guard Certified Captains and deckhands on board. 

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Indigo & Violet Studio

Indigo & Violet Studio is a Chicago-based venue for craft workshops, parties, and events, focusing on unique and  modern handmade projects taught in a relaxed studio environment. Our mission is to empower your team to feel confident exploring their creativity and artistic expression. No matter the project, the goal is for all guests to leave with a new sense of pride along with their beautifully hand-crafted piece.

Archery Bow Range 

For the event that distinguishes your private event from the run-of-the-mill outing. Archery Bow Range Chicago has a package for every kind of group. Let the archery staff know what type of event interest: social, competitive, or team-building and they will make it happen for your outing. For private archery events, they offer a 1 hour archery option. The 1hr archery event supports groups up to 16-20 shooters and allows everyone to gain a taste of archery (without becoming too tired).