Best Team-Building Activities for Work in Los Angeles this July

Jun 21

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July is here, and L.A. will be alive with summer fun, from firework celebrations to picnics at the park. Now is the ideal time to book fun team–building activities for your workplace. 

Throughout July, we showcase new activities and fun experiences for you and your coworkers to enjoy – with info explaining our selections. We update the program calendar monthly to inform you of upcoming holidays and recommend activities for your team.

How to use our new monthly culture program feature

  • Each month’s holidays are HIGHLIGHTED IN PURPLE.
  • Throughout each calendar month, we feature lively activities in bold. Each option contains the provider’s name and a link to the marketplace, where you can easily book your activity.
  • A legend at the bottom denotes special features and holiday-related activities.

July team-building activities in Los Angeles for your employees

Take a look at these activities – great ways to celebrate the holidays happening this month, with some exciting action and tasty treats for your team to enjoy.

Independence Day: July 4th marks the day Americans threw off the yoke of British rule, and the U.S. became an independent nation. Fireworks, grilled food, and the red, white, and blue fill the air in joyful celebration.

Independence Day activity: Get out of the heat and sweeten the deal with ice cream and a show. Enjoy the spectacle of a performance bartender preparing your frozen treat right on the spot.

World Chocolate Day: If there’s one edible in the world that deserves its own worldwide holiday, it’s chocolate. On July 7, this international day of celebration commemorates the introduction of chocolate to Europe in 1550.

World Chocolate Day activity: It only makes sense that we’d celebrate chocolate with chocolate. Treat your workplace to the classic chocolate-making challenge, where you create delicious treats and decorate your confections – with some yummy chocolate tasting along the way.

National Intern Day: The last Thursday in July – July 28th this year – is National Intern Day. The nation created this day in 2017 to acknowledge the meaningful contributions interns give to their organizations throughout the year. 

National Intern Day activity: Axe throwing is a challenging and fun activity. It’s the perfect event for interns and employees to let off some steam. Take one small step out of your comfort zone, test your aim, and build your team while having a great time.

More fun activities for your L.A. group to enjoy

The fun doesn’t end with holiday-related pursuits. Take a look at our wide selection of fun Los Angeles-based team-building activities for workers and company leaders to enjoy as you grow together as a team. We offer in-person options as well as virtual activities so that you can participate right from the comfort of your office. Browse the activities below, hosted by trusted, Thriver-vetted providers.

🧘 Pilates

Follow along with the instructor, build your core strength, and enhance your posture. This pilates class guides you into a stronger body, tighter muscle tone, and improved poise. You can attend this training either virtually or in person. 

📺 TV Game Show-down

Take part in a lively, energetic team competition. Your team will have a wild time as you test your collective wits in contests inspired by popular TV game shows. You can book this event for live, virtual, or hybrid presentations. 

🍲 Team-Building Food Tour

Get out of the office and embark on a food adventure with this traveling tour of tasting. A Thriver-vetted provider will guide you and your crew about town to savor samples from favorite local mom-and-pop shops. This in-person expedition takes you to five different stops and provides your team with a variety of culinary experiences. 

🔫 Laser Tag

Pew pew! Get your team together and play shoot ’em up with a round of laser tag. It’s a perfect game for all ages and skill levels – plus, it’s also entertaining and exciting for everyone. Not only will it help boost team building, but laser tag will also give your crew fond memories and fun stories to share.

⛰️ Outdoor Yoga Experience

Choose a park or the beach, and step into the great outdoors. Stretch and relax with some team-bonding yoga. This class provides state-of-the-art headphones, so your group can receive direct instruction from the workshop leader while listening to calm, mind-clearing music. 

🍹 Mixology Workshop Happy Hour

Get ready for some adult fun time. Learn to make classic cocktails in this 60-minute, hands-on mixology class. This event comes with all the ingredients and tools you’ll need to make your mixed drinks. Plus, you get a keepsake bar kit to hold onto for future mixing fun.

😌 Breakthrough Mindset Workshop

Learn to reframe your emotions and change your mindset to direct you toward success. In this 90-minute virtual workshop, a leadership coach will walk your team through identifying and changing the ways of thinking and actions that may be obstructing your path to fulfillment.

🎵 90s Musical Bingo

Have a blast and win prizes. Your team will tap their feet to classic tunes from decades past while making matches on a bingo card. The host plays a song – you get the space if that song is on your card. Fill up a vertical, horizontal, diagonal row, or a full house, and you’ve got Bingo! This 60-minute virtual experience is a fun time to be had by all. 

Check out more activities for your team

The program calendar offers just a few of the experiences our providers offer. Look at our vast array of Los Angeles team activities on the Thriver marketplace, where you can find everything from adventure to relaxation and just about anything in between.

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