Exciting Activities For Your Corporate Team Building in Manchester

With this vibrant city in the heart of the North West, holding your team building in Manchester is convenient for businesses across the whole region. Combine this with a great choice of collaborative team building activities and events from Eventurous and you have the winning recipe for a top corporate away day.

Indoor Team Building Activities

Outdoor Team Building Activities

Manchester Escape Room Experience

Manchester treasure hunt

Top 12 Team Building Activities
in Manchester

Discover our most popular team building events for group sizes ranging from 10 - 1000!
We can host your corporate event at top venues convenient to your office, with our Free Manchester Venue Finding Service

1. Family
Fun Day

Packed full of excitement and energy, our Corporate Family Funs Days are a great way to reward and recognise your employees and their families. Pick from a variety of events to customise your day.

2. Ipad Treasure Hunts

Our Manchester Treasure Hunts are a fantastic choice for teams looking to bond and work together to solve puzzles and challenges, whilst exploring the most interesting areas of their city.

3. Crystal Challenge

Looking for an exciting team building activity with a mix of cerebral, physical and collaborative tasks? Our Crystal Clear Challenge is a perfect choice if you're looking to ignite team collaboration.

4. Corporate Quiz Night

Looking to add a fun and interactive edge to your evening entertainment package? Our Corporate Quiz Nights are perfect if you're after some fun and laughter to include in your corporate event.

5. Evening Events

Bring your next event to life with our great range of corporate evening events. You can ensure we will deliver creative and innovative evening entertainment where all your guests can relax and end their day in style.

6. Olympic Games

Celebrate the Paris 2024 Olympic Games by becoming an Olympian in our highly energetic 'Olympic Games Challenge'. Celebrate this incredible event with everyone having fun and engaging in team bonding.

7. Escape Rooms

Groups must enter the 'locked' room with 90 minutes set on the countdown clock and must solve 'clues' in our Mobile Escape Room. Incorporate problem-solving and ensure all your employees have fun in this challenging team event.

8. Gala Dinners

Create a celebration with colleagues and clients and book a professionally prepared Gala Dinner. Whether your requirements include 50 delegates or a thousand, you can trust us to deliver a truly brilliant corporate evening event.

9. Country Pursuits

Experience the glorious outdoors with our country sports team building event. Your teams will get to throw axes, shoot targets, race buggies and even chase animals in this exhilarating outdoor event!

10. Soapbox Derby Race

Get the petrolheads together and build the ultimate soap box race machine. Collaborate and push it to the limit in the grand finale race to see which team will be crowned the soap box derby champions!

11. Its A Knockout Challenge

It’s a Knockout challenge offers energetic action and wonderfully wacky events! Teams must scramble across giant inflatables and compete in a series of crazy races to see who will win!

12. Minute To Win It

Our experts transform your venue with exciting audio-visual sets and professional entertainers to encourage enthusiasm, interaction and competitive spirit in this classic and entertaining team building game.


The city itself is bursting with impressive hotels, conference facilities, and inspiring outdoor spaces. Great transport links ensure easy accessibility with a tram for quick transport alongside a free bus service and three train stations, so arranging team building in Manchester city centre couldn’t be easier for you and your colleagues.

With our free venue finding service we can even locate the ideal facilities for you, from large to small venues within the most popular central areas to the quaint boroughs of the surrounding it.


Discover Manchester in a more exciting way and take part in one of our most popular team building events that’ll have you buzzing with adrenaline.

Competitive, interactive and engrossing, our Manchester treasure hunts will have you exploring the world’s first industrial city as you strive to solve challenging puzzles and earn points!

You and your team will have the opportunity to experience some of Manchester’s including 5 of the most iconic landmarks as you embark on your quest:

  1. Etihad Stadium
  2. Science and Industry Museum
  3. National Football Museum
  4. The John Rylands Library
  5. Manchester Art Gallery

Once briefed and supplied with GPS-enabled iPads, teams are let loose onto the streets of Manchester. Groups will then take part in a variety of fun and engaging activities such as video and photo challenges, creative timed quizzes and exciting questions that can be tailored to you.

As with all our events, our corporate treasure hunts are fully managed by our experienced events manager who will help support you throughout your adventure.

4 Unusual Facts About Manchester

We've come up with some team building ideas themed on these four interesting facts about the city:

1. Rolls Royce - Frederick Henry Royce met Charles Stewart Rolls at the Midland Hotel in 1904..

Retro Sports Day

2. Manchester United is the most successful football club in England, with 66 elite honours.

PLan Bee Team Building

3. Manchester’s 'worker bee' symbolises the city’s hard work during the industrial revolution.

4. Follow in the footsteps of famous mathematician Alan Turing who cracked the Enigma code in 1941.


Get your questions about organising your team building day answered instantly in our FAQ..

Many activities can be held at your office. However, we always recommend you get in touch with one of our staff who will assess feasibility, space and safety requirements.

Alternatively, we provide a completely free venue finding service and have a great range of location options to choose from across Manchester.

If you require assistance organising a venue for your next conference, product launch or event, our highly experienced experts are always on hand to help source a suitable location.

Just get in touch with the team to discuss your options and leave the rest to us. Why not head over to our venue finding page for more details about this free service.

Simple! Submit an enquiry through Our Online Form >> or call us on 01827 215 200 to ask us any questions.

We will then get in touch with you to discuss your requirements and then send you a simple proposal that outlines all the details we have agreed and summarises our terms and conditions.

In order to confirm your booking, we require a deposit of 50% and the signed confirmation.

Approximately one week before your booking we will contact you to run through all the necessary final arrangements to ensure you and your team have a fantastic experience!

With a worker bee as its symbol, the culture of this vibrant city is community and determination, making it an ideal city to experience the most fun team building activities Manchester can provide.

Eventurous tailor each event to match your objectives and deliver all activities with experienced in-house events staff.

Our team building games include a range of fun, social and engaging events, such as:

You can also choose from a selection of indoor team building activities, ideal for businesses across Manchester.

Events can be held at your workplace if space and accessibility allow or at convenient venues across the city.

In contrast to many of the other agencies providing team building events in Manchester, Eventurous tailor each activity to meet your business objectives to achieve amazing results for you and your employees.

Whether you’re looking to create memories, improve communication, boost teamwork or just have a great laugh with colleagues you can rely on Eventurous. We design and deliver all our corporate events to ensure everyone has a great time.

As nationwide event experts, Eventurous take care of all your needs so you can leave all the details (and stress!) to us. We will not only locate great venues across Manchester or within your chosen area to suit your budget, but we will deliver and host all of your activities.

From event theming to full event management, our dynamic team can look after every detail, whilst you and your colleagues enjoy the day.

We provide the equipment, professional event staff, catering, health and safety, along with evening entertainment to finish your corporate event in style (if requested).

3 Indoor & 3 Outdoor Team Building Ideas

Hold your corporate event in Manchester and have a great time whatever the weather!


Enjoy the outdoors!

Hold your group activity out and about in Manchester city centre, where there are spaces and places abound. Get your employees out of the office and into the fresh air for some real recuperation!

1. Fancy something a bit more upbeat?

Be prepared for some serious belly laughs with our Circus Skills Workshop. That's right, you and your colleagues can learn all the tricks such as stilt-walking, juggling and plate-spinning with our professional circus entertainers!

2. Get retro with a traditional School Sports Day!

Go back in time, return to school and join in a three-legged race, bouncy hopper challenge, egg and spoon event and other classic sports day games. Make sure you behave in front of the teacher to avoid detention!

3. Get active with inflatable games..

Based on Total Wipeout, get ready for some inflatable team challenges such as the sucker punch wall, sweeper arms and more with our 'Swipeout' team building event.

All outdoor events are available through Eventurous at selected venues and hotel grounds across Manchester.

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Ignore the weather and let us organise your corporate indoor team building activities in historic Manchester to inspire and ignite employee motivation.

1. First up is our Lost Pages event, where you follow in the footsteps of an explorer, taking on a series of challenges of hidden spaces from around the world - ancient temples, lost cities and hidden chambers hold the stories and secrets that you will need to solve the puzzles..

2. Second (a popular choice) is our Indoor Soapbox Derby that is ideal for large conference spaces or a fun corporate event at a suitable venue anywhere in Manchester city centre.

3. Finally, we also recommend the 'Master of Tasks' (loosely based on the classic Taskmaster. You and your fellow employees get together to complete a series of fun, table-top challenges and the group who impresses the 'Master of Tasks' the most - wins a prize!

Looking for more ideas?
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The Recipe For Great
Team Building Experiences..

Discover more about how Eventurous make sure your corporate team building day is second to none..


Full service event agency, managing your team away day. We organise all:

  • Packaged & bespoke events
  • Venue hire
  • Event catering
  • Audio visual equipment
  • Room dressing
  • Evening entertainment
  • Audio visual equipment


Eventurous are experts in team building activities for clients across Manchester

  • Event management team
  • Fully-maintained equipment
  • 30 years experience
  • MIA Member
  • Full risk assessment
  • £5m public liability insurance
  • First aider at all events


We can tailor your activity around your specific company needs

  • Group sizes from 10-1000
  • Professional photos
  • Medal ceremonies
  • Custom corporate branding
  • Variety of event durations
  • Flexible location options
  • Free venue finding
Case Studies

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Why Eventurous?
  • 30 years’ experience
  • Prompt response time
  • Manchester Experts
  • Professional and friendly team
  • Bespoke team building
  • Conferences, awards and gala dinners
  • Free venue finding service
  • 1000’s of happy clients

'The inter-regional team work we have seen following the event has been great, especially with communication between individuals that would not normally have exposure to each other..'

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