The holiday season is upon us, and along with it comes the much-awaited work Christmas party. While traditional office gatherings may feel mundane and predictable, this year calls for a fresh injection of festivity – It’s time to think outside the box and bring some excitement to your workplace celebration!

Organising a fun and exciting event for your team members to enjoy (especially during Christmas time!) can have a huge positive impact on the happiness and productivity of your workforce. 

At Team Tactics, Christmas corporate events and team building activities are our speciality! From unconventional Christmas events to traditional holiday favourites, we have curated a list of our favourite work Christmas party ideas sure to spark joy and create lasting memories among colleagues. So get ready to deck the halls and discover new ways to celebrate with your team this holiday season!

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Office Christmas Party Ideas For Foodies

‘Tis the season to eat, drink, and be merry! This year, why not make your festive gathering one to remember by catering to the foodies amongst your colleagues? Gone are the days of dull buffets and uninspiring canapés – we present you with an array of mouth-watering food and drink events that will delight all palettes. Check out our selection below:

Christmas party cocktail making

A cocktail in a tall glass with a straw and slice of lemon.

What better way to celebrate Christmas than with a London Christmas Party cocktail making activity? A chance to relax and socialise with a selection of festive drinks, joining your colleagues with a fabulous cocktail making experience. A very merry time!

Wine & cheese – a perfect pairing like two Turtle Doves

A variety of cheeses and grapes on a board, with a glass of both red and white wine.

Wine and cheese are the best of friends.  For your London Christmas party, inspire your foodie loving staff to learn more, with a Cork and Cheese Challenge party while enjoying the fruits of their labour. Incorporate London Borough Market if you decide to do a day event and really take in the Xmas sights and smells of our capital’s greatest food market.

Ready, Steady, Christmas Cook!

A roast chicken being taken out of the oven.

‘Tis the season for something special so ditch the bland dinners and impress your staff this Christmas with something a little different. Get your apron and Christmas hat on and have fun cooking up a festive storm with our Ready Steady Christmas Cook!

Outdoor Work Christmas Party Ideas

While traditional indoor parties may be the go-to option, why not think outside the box this year and take part in an outdoor Christmas party event? With fresh air, stunning natural backdrops, and plenty of room for creativity, an outdoor celebration can breathe new life into your annual festivities. Here are some of our favourite picks!

Christmas Scavenger Hunts

A group of colleagues enjoying a christmas corporate treasure hunt

Help solve our fun packed festive themed Christmas treasure hunts for your London Christmas party. Using our interactive maps and GPS technology for some real team fun to solve a winter wonderland of different challenges out and about in the festive streets of London.

Christmas Party Bus

Corporate event organiser pouring champagne on the Christmas London Party Bus.

Celebrate the holiday season in style with our London Christmas Party Bus! This unique experience gives you and your colleagues the chance to enjoy the festive atmosphere of the capital, all while cruising around in your very own party bus.

As you embark on this exclusive trip, you’ll have the opportunity to make pit stops at some of London’s most iconic landmarks whilst enjoying a two-floor party space offering ample room for up to 60 guests. What’s not to love!?

Outdoor activity day – Santa’s Day in the Country

Santa Claus placing a present under the tree.

Bored with being stuck inside? Go wild in the country by joining our outdoors fun and adventure filled activity day for your corporate Christmas party. Make memories in a stunning countryside setting and enjoy Santa’s Day in the Country.

Corporate Christmas Team Building Activities in London

London offers a huge array of options for companies looking to add some festive cheer into their team building initiatives at Christmas time. As the largest and most historic city in the country, the capital has an abundance of exciting Christmas activities and adventures to enjoy during the winter months. At Team Tactics, we know London like the back of our hand – let’s explore some of our favourite Christmas team building activities in London:

Grab The Grinch!

A Grinch doll in a santa outfit overlooking corporate christmas event.

Need help finding your Christmas mojo this year for your Work Christmas Party? Then get into the festive spirit by playing our giant Meccano style game ‘Grab The Grinch’. Based on the board game, The Mouse Trap, this is a celebration of the highest grossing Christmas movie of all time.

Wreath making

Person making a Christmas wreath.

Take part in our wreath making workshops, to create the perfect Christmas decoration for your home, or gift it to someone you love. Wreath making is a fun, creative outlet for your team to enjoy – you can even take your designs home with you for some additional festive decoration and to help remember the occasion!

Brush up on your Christmas trivia

If you knew that ‘Die Hard’ is the most popular Christmas action movie, then forget the mince pie food fight at the work Christmas party and impress your pals with this outrageous high tech trivia quiz full of festive fun titbits. Super fun over a Christmas meal.

Express yourself with paint this Crimbo

Painted mixed on a board with a range of brushes placed on top.

Add an artistic note to your Christmas party season by working with your colleagues to create a lasting memory with our fun packed painting challenge. Merry Masterpiece is an artform in itself!

Christmas ice carving

Christmas ice carving sculpture of a reindeer

Set the scene for the coolest office Christmas party by chipping away and creating your team ice masterpiece in our Christmas carving activity. Choose your Xmas animal, perhaps Rudolph or Pingu, see how the professional does it…then it’s a team challenge to chisel all the way.

Christmas Graffiti Workshop

Let your creative juices flow and paint the town red at the staff Christmas party! ‘Yule’ gets a lot of hashtag cred at the office Christmas party by channelling your inner Banksy and learning how to spray from the best with our Christmas Graffiti workshop. Stuff the turkey, it’s time to get creative!

Festive Carol Chaos

A group of colleagues taking part in a Christmas carol team building activity.

Merrily sing the night away at the office Christmas party. Encourage your colleagues to brush up on their carols, indulging yourselves in this karaoke-like experience full of your favourite Christmas songs. No singing experience required, it’s a Festive Carol Chaos!

Combine sports and food in our London Partython

Let our London party bus take the strain out of your office Christmas party as we drive around iconic sporting attractions for a social event with a competitive edge.  It’s up to you what fun filled sports you play along the way from crazy golf to darts and ping pong. London Sports Partython needs an early booking to ensure availability.

Santa’s Dash around the world

Santa Claus on his sleigh waving.

A Christmas twist on a cultural night. For this office Christmas party, compete with Santa in his dash around the world. Armed with an iPad there are different games with Christmas challenges for every country you visit. Perfect for companies who have staff from around the globe or whose business is done on a global scale.

Be the Christmas Star

Lights, camera, and action! Create your very own Christmas John Lewis advert. A chance to show off your creativity and festive spirit, there’s a role for everybody in this fun packed staff Xmas party.

Can you Cracker it?

Join our festive Work Christmas party with our quest packed interactive and fun Christmas team quiz, London’s Crystmas Team Challenge. Crack the crystal maze style puzzles set in the streets of London. A great way of getting a Xmas party started!

You’re hired for Christmas, or are you?

Now THIS is a Corporate Christmas party like no other. Coming to a boardroom near you! A chance to show you can take on something more challenging than you’ve had this year. Impress with your best ideas and pitches and get rewards. Dragon’s Apprentice it is!

Bespoke corporate events for Christmas

Three colleagues posing with presents at a bespoke Christmas event.

A sophisticated Christmas event for very special people, your staff. We can create a bespoke Christmas evening for your group, when something a little different and stylish is required.  Show your team how much you appreciate them with excellent food and events in your chosen location.

Corporate Christmas Charity Events

Make your Christmas party more about giving than receiving with our award-nominated charity team building events, adapted perfectly for the Christmas period. Build team cohesion, communication and leadership skills, whilst making a difference to the lives of many this Christmas time.

Christmas Build A Bike

A group photo of colleagues sitting and standing behind bikes they built for charity at a corporate event.

We all love festive fun at a work Christmas party but it’s also the perfect time to give something back. Join our Christmas build a bike activity and create something fabulous to donate to charity over December. Work in teams to build a brand new, childrens or adults bike to be donated to charities across the UK.

Who’s Got It? Scrooge Scavenger Charity Treasure Hunt

This is a Christmas scavenger hunt with a twist. During the “Scrooge Scavenger Charity Treasure Hunt”, you are given a list of items to buy. Teams will be tested on their business expertise, ability to negotiate, and planning and time management capabilities as they compete to find specifically chosen items at the lowest possible cost. Who will emerge victorious by securing the greatest bargains within their allocated cash limit? 

At the end of the event, all items will be donated to Porchlight Homeless Charity.

Work With Team Tactics For Your Next Corporate Christmas Party 

With almost 30 years of experience in the event industry, Team Tactics are the go-to specialists for organising the biggest and best corporate events in London and the UK! Christmas is a special time of year and your work Christmas party should befit the occasion. Get in touch with our expert team for more information on any of Corporate Christmas Events. We are here to take your festivities to the next level.