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Team Building in Hartford Connecticut, Made Easy!

Are you planning a team building activity or training program in the city of Hartford? You don’t need to settle for something basic – you can do something fun, unexpected, and local.

When you partner with our team, you can also find effective and engaging training and consulting programs in Hartford to meet your group's needs.

Check out the top recommended activities and programs for popular locations and venues in Hartford.

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TOP TEAM BUILDING ACTIVITIES FOR POPULAR HARTFORD LOCATIONS

Team building activities are designed to keep your employees entertained, engaged, and motivated. They can be used to improve employee engagement and morale, or add a fun element to staff retreats.

The Amazing Chase

Recommended Location: Downtown Hartford

Discover the city with an interactive team building race through downtown Hartford, and complete challenges around local landmarks like the Connecticut State Capitol, Wadsworth Atheneum, and the Old State House. With The Amazing Chase, your team can take in all the beauty and history of the city – while having an absolute blast at the same time!

Cardboard Boat Building Challenge

Recommended Location: Riverside Park

Just north of downtown Hartford is Riverside Park, a greenspace that has been part of the city for more than 100 years. Here, you can find rowing docks, volleyball nets, charcoal grills, sports fields, and public washrooms. It would be a great spot for a Cardboard Boat Building Challenge, where teams have the opportunity to design, build, and race boats in the Connecticut River.

Getting To Know You

Recommended Location: Connecticut Convention Center

The largest convention facility between New York and Boston, the Connecticut Convention Center is a great space for your next corporate function. This venue features award-winning planning and on-site catering, along with a variety of large and small spaces to suit the needs of your group. And with a social networking activity, such as Getting To Know You, you can help bring everyone together for some fast and fun team building.

Other Team Building in Hartford

With six different types of activities to choose from, you can find a solution that fits the needs of your group.

Top Activities: Looking for popular team building ideas for your next corporate event in Hartford? Here are our top fast, flexible, and trusted group activities that inspire camaraderie and teamwork.

Social & Networking: Networking events and icebreaker activities in Hartford can help employees to get to know each other better, introduce new colleagues to their teams, and encourage conference attendees mingle and socialize. Check out the top solutions you can use to transform complete strangers into strong connections.

Indoor Team Building: Do you need a team building activity that can be run in your conference room, office, or hotel venue? Our indoor event solutions take weather out of the mix and bring the team building to you. Choose from options that can be run in a variety of indoor spaces in Hartford and fit budgets big or small.

Outdoor Team Building: Are you looking for a fun activity that gets people outside at your next corporate event? Explore Hartford and experience the sights around you with a fun and engaging outdoor team building activity.

Charity & Philanthropic: Have fun and give back with charity & philanthropic team building activities. Get hands-on with your Corporate Social Responsibility and make a real difference in Hartford.

Budget Activities: Your group can have an amazing team building experience in Hartford while staying on budget. Use smartphone technology to make your next activity more exciting, fun, and affordable.


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TOP TRAINING & DEVELOPMENT ACTIVITIES FOR POPULAR HARTFORD LOCATIONS

Employee training and development programs can be a great way to help your team strengthen bonds and sharpen their skills.

Coaching Fundamentals

Recommended Location: Radisson Hotel Hartford

Just north of downtown is the Radisson Hotel Hartford, a venue with state-of-the-art boardrooms that can accommodate up to twelve people at a time. They’re the perfect size for a skill development session, such as Coaching Fundamentals, where your team can interact directly with one another to practice the skills they are learning.

Effective Meetings

Recommended Location: Residence Inn Hartford Downtown

The Residence Inn Hartford Downtown is located right near the Connecticut Convention Center, which is perfect if you are attending a conference during your stay.This hotel offers 1,600 square feet of event and meeting space, ideal for small groups of 20 to 30 people. You can use the on-site boardroom for a half-day training session on a topic like Effective Meetings.

The Art Of Presenting Program

Recommended Location: Hartford Stage Company

Whether you’re planning casual cocktails, a corporate presentation, or an experiential learning session with your team – the Hartford Stage Company is an inspired choice for your event. Located nearby the XL Center, this regional performing arts theater would be a great location for The Art Of Presenting program, where employees are encouraged to get up and speak publicly in front of their peers.

Other Training & Development in Hartford

With two different types of activities to choose from, you can find a solution that fits the needs of your group.

Skill Development: Train your team with half-day skill development programs in Hartford. Develop key abilities that will help make your team more effective, and have a direct impact on your bottom line.

Experiential Learning: Get hands-on with experiential training programs in Hartford. These interactive activities and workshops help bring your learning to life, so employees can practice new concepts and skills.


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TOP COACHING & CONSULTING ACTIVITIES FOR POPULAR HARTFORD LOCATIONS

While team building activities can give your group a boost of energy and improve relationships, they may not offer long-term results for deep-rooted workplace issues. Coaching and consulting can help your group develop sustainable solutions.

Crisis Team Coaching

Recommended Location: Marquee Events

Marquee Events has three unique spaces for your next corporate event: the Gershon Fox Ballroom, the Mezzanine Lounge, and the Atrium. For a coaching and consulting program like Crisis Team Coaching, you might want to try the Mezzanine Lounge – it’s a casual, but intimate setting that will help get your team in the right mindset for the session.

Culture Change Consulting

Recommended Location: Hampton Inn & Suites Hartford / East Hartford

The Hampton Inn & Suites is located in East Hartford, and is ideal for small groups of up to 40 people. All the meeting rooms at this hotel feature LCD projectors with drop-down screens, in-room high-speed wireless Internet access, and small touches of comfort and convenience. Your group can take advantage of the space with a management consulting session, such as Culture Change Consulting.

Custom Coaching & Consulting

Recommended Location: Sheraton Hartford South Hotel

Located just 15 minutes south of downtown Hartford in the Rocky Hill suburb, Sheraton Hartford South Hotel a great spot for a Custom Team Coaching session. With over 8,600 square feet of flexible meeting space spread across 14 function rooms, the staff will be able to accommodate your group hereany month of the year.

Other Coaching & Consulting in Hartford

With two different types of activities to choose from, you can find a solution that fits the needs of your group.

Management Consulting: Explore a range of management consulting options in Hartford, and find out how a professional consultant can help your team get to the root of your business challenges.

Team Coaching: Whether your business is going through a small change, or heading towards a major crisis – a professional team coaching program in Hartford can help guide your team towards success.


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Featured Event Venues

Hartford has a great variety of unique settings to suit your company's corporate event.

Hartford Marriott Downtown

The Hartford Marriott is a unique setting for events, meetings, receptions and conferences. With 13,500 square feet of meeting space broken into 13 meeting rooms and 11 breakout rooms, they will have a space available that meets your needs.

Why we like it: At 8,311 square feet, the Marriott Ballroom is the largest ballroom available in Hartford, with the capacity to seat 850 guests.

Address: 200 Columbus Blvd, Hartford, CT 06103
Phone: 860-249-8000

Hilton Hartford

Nestled in the heart of Hartford's thriving business and dining district, this hotel offers 15,000 sq. ft. of flexible meeting space. Choose from 18 distinct rooms to set the tone for your unique event. Their meeting space is located on two dedicated floors, keeping your group on point and your meeting flowing seamlessly.

Why we like it: The hotel boasts two ballrooms, so general sessions and meals can be easily accommodated in comfortable, yet separate spaces.

Address: 315 Trumbull Street, Hartford, CT 06103
Phone: 860-728-5151


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