10 BEST TEAM BUILDING ACTIVITIES IN TORONTO

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Underpinned by a substantial network of international trade routes and its close relationship with the United States, Toronto has evolved from a sedate provincial town to a thriving metropolis. The city is alive with over 2.5 million residents from all over the globe and has become a beacon of opportunity for those residing there.

Toronto is paving the way in areas such as business, finance, technology, entertainment and culture, making it the perfect destination to inspire your workforce and realise its potential. The city offers countless opportunities for team-building with activities such as axe throwing, climbing, miniature golf, cooking classes and more.

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Connect with your team over a fine-dining experience

  • Learn how to make professional-quality dishes with guidance from experienced chefs.
  • An interactive cooking experience in a friendly and intimate environment.
  • Learn new skills that you can take with you and show off to your friends and family at home.
  • The facilities are well-equipped and superbly maintained.
  • Enjoy a refreshing glass of wine while cooking tasty dishes.

Interact with real actors at this escape room experience

  • Local pioneers in theatrical escape room games create immersive experiences with dramatic storytelling.
  • An immersive experience with beautifully designed sets and real actors with whom you can interact.
  • Games take place in Casa Loma, one of Toronto’s most iconic landmarks.
  • The perfect way to develop teamwork and problem-solving skills within your team.
  • Onsite parking makes the experience relaxing and enjoyable.

Discover the hidden corners of Toronto with a guided tour

  • Learn about the history of the city and sample the local cuisine with experienced local guides.
  • Maximum group sizes of 12 people ensure the tour remains personal and interactive.
  • Learn new things about the city that even the residents don’t know.
  • Hear captivating stories and try to answer interesting questions as you’re guided through the city.
  • Sample the local beers, discover the hockey hall of fame and enjoy the local cuisine.
  • The enthusiastic local guides provide an unforgettable experience suitable for all ages. 

Reach dizzying speeds at the go-kart track

  • The indoor go-karting track is the ideal team-building location, capable of hosting hundreds of drivers.
  • Drivers go head-to-head in a series of races with trophies available for the top three.
  • Enjoy a refreshing drink and tasty snack at the fully-licensed lounge.
  • The staff deliver an in-depth safety brief and provide all the necessary equipment.
  • The karts are modern and well maintained. 

Dance, paint and create with guided workshops

  • Access everything you need to facilitate effective team bonding, think great music, alcoholic drinks, tasty food and a place to paint and create.
  • All workshops are led by multiple instructors who ensure the process remains engaging and fun for all.
  • Everything you need for the experience is provided, you just need to show up with your group!
  • Bond with your teammates over life’s simple pleasures. 
  • The ultimate team-bonding activity for people of all ages and fitness levels.

Add new strings to your bow with combat archery

  • Enjoy archery tag, dodge ball or Nerf Battle sessions in our black light arena. Experience the popular and growing sport where you get to snipe and shoot your friends, glow in the dark style
  • Become immersed in the state-of-the-art blacklight arena.
  • Go head-to-head in a series of game modes including dodge ball, archery tag and Nerf battles.
  • The centre provides you with everything you need for an unforgettable experience.
  • Smooth and efficient service is provided by the dedicated staff.
  • Relax between games at the comfortable lobby area with foosball tables and televisions.

Tee-off at the indoor miniature golf course

  • Putt your way through 27 themed holes and bond with your team in a fun and friendly environment.
  • Enjoy delicious food and refreshing drinks at the on-site restaurant.
  • The courses are stunningly designed with a variety of decorations and structures.
  • All the courses are well-maintained and clean.
  • A light-hearted way to bring out your team’s competitive spirit.

Unleash your inner child at Toronto’s greatest adult playground

  • Test your fitness while racing the opposition through a series of obstacle courses.
  • Pedal your way through the tricycle course and crawl your way through the ball pit.
  • Improve your fitness and test your agility while unleashing your inner child.
  • Test yourself on the many courses catered to various fitness levels.
  • Gender-neutral changing rooms are located on-site but make sure to bring your own lock.
  • The staff are friendly, enthusiastic and dedicated to giving you a great experience.

Test your nerve at Toronto’s highest indoor climbing facility

  • The ultimate experience to improve the team chemistry in your team.
  • Improve your climbing skills on over 50 top-rope courses.
  • Try out other disciplines such as bouldering and slacklining.
  • Learn the ropes with guidance from certified climbing instructors.
  • Develop essential new skills while building trust within your team.
  • The spacious climbing area makes this the perfect venue for large groups. 

Channel your inner lumberjack with axe throwing

  • The old munition factory provides the perfect location for axe throwing and is capable of hosting up to 135 people.
  • Receive guidance from a dedicated team of axe-throwing instructors. 
  • Quench your thirst after your session at the fully-licensed bar offering a selection of wines and local craft beers.
  • Hone your technique with some practice throws before taking on your colleagues in a competition.
  • The staff provide a safety briefing before allowing anybody to start throwing.
  • The abundant onsite parking makes for a pleasant and stress-free arrival. 

Organize your next company retreat with Surf Office

You can book these team building activities exclusively as a part of our retreat package.

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