Hosting a holiday party for your team can be a great way to bring everyone together and celebrate the end of the year. But why settle for a typical holiday party when you can offer something truly unique and engaging? Here are a few non-traditional holiday party ideas for teams based in New York, San Francisco, and remote teams.
San Francisco Experiences:
Scent blending & candle making: Host a workshop with Moonshot Studio in Noe Valley where your team can tap into their creative side and build custom candles to use throughout the winter or give as gifts.
Kombucha brewing: Gather at a venue of your choice and learn how to brew delicious kombucha with the guidance of holistic nutritionist Lila Volkas.
A photo walk through the city: Explore the streets of San Francisco with a guided photo walk led by photographer Anna-Alexia Basile and learn tips for taking incredible photos with your phones.
Reflect at a beach bonfire: Gather at Ocean Beach for a grounding meditation, journaling exercises, and more with Raj.Practice, in a nature-focused experience designed to help your team connect with one another.
New York Experiences:
Discover ikebana flower arranging: Learn the traditional art form of Japan with a workshop guided by RESOBOX, a Japanese cultural center in New York, and create an artful arrangement to brighten up your home or give as a gift.
Set your vision for the New Year: Use the elements, moon cycles, and more to craft a personalized vision for the future with a workshop from the Alchemist's Kitchen in SoHo.
Grow an edible microgarden: Learn how to grow your own food with a microgarden alongside your team with Anarchy in a Jar.
Train like a ninja: Make your ninja dreams come true with a unique experience from the New York City Ninja Academy where your team can train on obstacles from the American Ninja Warrior TV show.
These are just a few examples of the unique and engaging experiences that can be arranged for your team. Whether you're based in San Francisco, New York, or remote, there are plenty of options to bring your team together and celebrate the end of the year in a unique and memorable way.
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