10 BEST TEAM BUILDING ACTIVITIES IN MIAMI

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Discover a blend of sunny beaches and bustling city life on your next team retreat when you visit the colourful and culture-filled city of Miami.

From unique creative experiences like candle-making workshops and art walks throughout the city's cultural centre to relaxing speed boat cruises around the area’s iconic coast lines, there’s something for everyone to experience in the heart of the sunshine state.

If you’re looking to book a corporate get-together in Miami, keep reading for some of our favourite team building activities in the city!

HANDPICKED TEAM ACTIVITIES IN MIAMI, FLORIDA

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Go cruising with a speedboat tour

  • If you’re looking for a unique way to experience Miami with your team, try heading to the water with a speedboat tour.
  • Public tour and private charter options are available, offering flexibility depending on both your budget and team size.
  • Tours typically run around 45 minutes and cover popular coastal areas like Biscayne Bay, the City of Miami Beach, Fisher Island and Star Island. 
  • Boat capacity averages around 36 passengers but some options can hold groups of up to 85 participants. 
  • This is an easy experience to prepare for as the boat crew will come prepared with everything you need. 
  • Tour experiences are easily accessible with docks located near many of the main beaches and available to reach via public transit.

Explore local culture with a Wynwood art walk

  • Wynwood is Miami’s arts and culture centre and walking tours provide an excellent way for you and your team to explore the area, experience local culture and discover the area’s thriving art scene.
  • From murals to graffiti, there are a wide range of different art walks to experience depending on your team’s tastes and preferences. 
  • Organized tours typically feature informed tour guides who will share insights on the history of Wynwood as well as answer any questions you may have about the area or Miami in general.
  • Wynwood is centrally located to plenty of parking, bars, coffee shops, restaurants, and art galleries so if you plan to spend the entire day here there is lots to explore after your tour too. 
  • Naturally there is a lot of walking involved in a walking tour, so make sure to bring comfortable shoes!

Visit an escape room

  • Escape rooms are a great option for team building, especially for larger groups as multiple rooms allow for bookings that can accommodate a wide range of group sizes.
  • The event length can be totally customized by adding on additional rooms to try out with your team. Each room typically takes around 60 minutes to solve!
  • Staff are typically friendly and accommodating, able to help solve any problems during your experience and walk you and your team through the solutions if you run out of time.
  • The rooms are typically detailed and well-maintained with updates made regularly to keep things fresh for both new and returning groups.
  • This is a great activity to test your teamwork abilities and build on problem-solving skills as you work together to beat the clock. 
  • There is a wide range of escape room options available in Miami and many are accessible via public transit or have paid parking options available for patrons.

Get creative with a paint night

  • Dip into your creativity with a group paint night at your next team retreat.
  • An instructor will walk you through every step of the painting process from selecting colours and brushes to simple techniques to create your very own masterpiece!
  • Many of these experiences offer a BYOB and snack option providing an added social experience as you sip and snack throughout the event. 
  • Most of these experiences are centrally located within Miami, offering plenty of accessibility to reach the facilities via car or public transit. 
  • This is a beginner-friendly experience and fairly low-cost making it an accessible option for a wide range of budgets and skill levels.

Fill your appetite with a culinary tour

  • Take your team on an exploration of the local food scene with a culinary tour through the diverse neighbourhoods of Miami.
  • From Little Havana to South Beach there are plenty of great options to explore and customize to your tastes with tours that can easily accommodate groups from two to 150 participants.
  • These excursions typically last around three hours so plan accordingly for this to be a full half day experience. 
  • Your team will also glean tons of fascinating insights and commentary on the history of Miami as you walk between restaurants and explore some of Miami’s most iconic spots.
  • While this can be a pricier option it's a great alternative to traditional team lunches and the tour guides can point you to some of the best eats in the city to test out during the rest of your retreat!

Race to the finish at a go-kart track

  • Indoor go-kart racing is a fun, adrenaline-filled team building activity that is great for larger teams looking to test their skills and have some fun.
  • Private track bookings typically have a minimum of 9-10 participants but smaller groups can always join in on the fun during hours that the track is open to the public. 
  • Some tracks in Miami even offer additional benefits for private bookings including meeting rooms, access to wi-fi and multimedia entertainment equipment.
  • This is an easy activity to prepare for as equipment like helmets, hair protection and instruction on how to safely operate the kart will be provided onsite.
  • Cost for this experience is fairly low with prices per race typically sitting around $20 (each race is usually around 14 laps) making this a good option for teams on a budget.

Learn the art of clay sculpting

  • Get creative with a pottery workshop where you and your team will learn how to make a simple art piece out of clay.
  • You’ll be provided with everything you need to create your pieces and see them through the glazing and firing process to produce your very own finished art project. 
  • Many studios provide options for you to set up food or drink in a separate room so that you and your team can snack and socialize throughout the event. 
  • Instructors are available onsite to walk you through the process, answering any questions and showcasing techniques that make the experience super accessible to all experience levels. 
  • These experiences typically take around two hours to complete from start to finish making this a great after hours excursion or midday break!
  • It’s important to note that completed work typically takes at least two weeks to process and fire so if your team is travelling from far away be sure to ask about how you can receive your finished pieces after the workshop.

Break the ice with a demolition experience

  • What better way to break the ice, alleviate stress and blow off some steam than with a team demolition experience.
  • Get together with team members in a private room and have fun breaking an assortment of items including glassware, household items, and electronics.
  • You’ll be provided with all the protective gear you need including coveralls, face shields, goggles, and cut resistant gloves.
  • There are tons of options for things to break with including baseball bats, golf clubs, mallets, hammers, metal pipes and more and most places will even let you pick out the music you want to listen to to add to the fun!
  • This is a super affordable option to provide your team with a unique, fun and stress-relieving team experience.

Test your aim with axe throwing

  • If you’re looking for a fun, laid back team building experience then why not try your hand at axe throwing for your next corporate retreat.
  • Trained experts will walk you and your team through how to safely handle and throw the axes, ensuring that everyone feels well-equipped to participate and make the most of the experience. 
  • Compete individually to see who has the best aim or run a tournament between internal departments to see who comes out on top! 
  • There are a few axe throwing locations available throughout Miami and most are super accessible by public transit and car. 
  • Typically there are food and drink options available for purchase onsite as well, giving team members that aren’t actively participating a way to mingle and socialize between turns.
  • Prices are fairly reasonable for this activity making it an accessible option for a wide range of budgets.

Spark creativity with a candle making workshop

  • Candle making offers a unique creative experience for you and your team where you can create your very own customized candle.
  • This is a great souvenir for team members to take away as a memory of your retreat and there are tons of different canisters and fragrances to mix and match, allowing team members to make a final product that is totally unique. 
  • There is typically an option to bring food and drinks into the workshop making this a great option to combine with a mealtime like lunch or dinner. 
  • If you’re looking for a team building activity with a fun, laid back and creative atmosphere this is a great fit. 
  • While this can be a pricier team building option for larger teams, the takeaway is truly memorable and something your team members will be able to enjoy after your retreat is over.

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