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Are you planning a team building activity or training program in the city of Knoxville? 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 Knoxville to meet your group's needs.

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

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TOP TEAM BUILDING ACTIVITIES FOR POPULAR KNOXVILLE 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.

Wild Goose Chase

Recommended Location: World’s Fair Park

You and your team can explore the site of the 1982 World Fair in an exciting outdoor scavenger hunt like Wild Goose Chase. Complete interactive photo and video challenges with your colleagues, as you make your way around the park’s iconic landmarks, such as the Sunsphere and the Court of Flags Fountain.

End-Hunger Games

Recommended Location: Morningside Park

Gather your group at Knoxville’s Morningside Parkfor a charity team building activity like End-Hunger Games. Here, your group can take part in challenges that center around food items that you’ll donate after your event to a local organization of your choice, such as Second Harvest of East Tennessee.

Minute To Win It

Recommended Location: Knoxville Convention Center

Conveniently located adjacent to the exciting World’s Fair Park, the Knoxville Convention Center offers 120,000 square feet of exhibit space for corporate groups. After your team finishes up a day of meetings, you and your group can re-energize here with a fun indoor activity like Minute To Win It, where participants tackle exciting 60-second challenges.

Other Team Building in Knoxville

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 Knoxville? Here are our top fast, flexible, and trusted group activities that inspire camaraderie and teamwork.

Social & Networking: Networking events and icebreaker activities in Knoxville 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 Knoxville 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 Knoxville 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 Knoxville.

Budget Activities: Your group can have an amazing team building experience in Knoxville 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 KNOXVILLE LOCATIONS

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

Conflict Resolution

Recommended Location: Knoxville Marriott

Just east of the city center on the Tennessee River, the Knoxville Marriott provides nearly 21,000 square feet of versatile event space. Almost any meeting room in this hotel would be perfect for a half-day skill development program, such as Conflict Resolution. After your session, you and your colleagues can take advantage of the Marriott’s great central location and explore Knoxville.

Practical Time Management

Recommended Location: Crowne Plaza Knoxville Downtown University

Located on the outskirts of Old Town, the Crowne Plaza Knoxville Downtown University hotel is a venue that combines old world elegance with dynamic modern amenities. Choose from a variety of meeting rooms with state-of-the-art technology for a training and development program like Practical Time Management.

The Art Of Presenting Program

Recommended Location: Hilton Knoxville

Situated in the heart of the city's business district, the Hilton Knoxville presents an ideal setting for corporate events. This hotel has 14,000 square feet of flexible space that would work well for a hands-on experiential learning program like The Art Of Presenting. In this workshop, you and your team can hone your presentation skills, before heading out to see nearby Knoxville sights, such as the Tennessee Theatre and the Sunsphere.

Other Training & Development in Knoxville

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 Knoxville. 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 Knoxville. 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 KNOXVILLE 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.

Strategy Planning Consulting

Recommended Location: Four Points by Sheraton Knoxville Cumberland House

Easily accessible via Cumberland Avenue, the Four Points by Sheraton Knoxville Cumberland House is just a quick 20-minute drive from McGhee Tyson Airport. Out-of-town leadership groups could conveniently gather in any one of the hotel’s five meeting spaces for a management consultation, such as Strategy Planning Consulting.

Change Team Coaching

Recommended Location: Country Inn & Suites by Carlson, Knoxville at Cedar Bluff

Nestled in Knoxville’s Cedar Bluff neighborhood,the Country Inn & Suites by Carlson can be found right off the I-40 and I-75. Get your team together here, away from the city, and you can focus on managing any large shifts in your organization with a tailored coaching session like Change Team Coaching. Afterwards, you and your group can hit the links at the nearby Dead Horse Lake Golf Course.

Custom Coaching & Consulting

Recommended Location: Holiday Inn Express Knoxville

The Holiday Inn Express Knoxville has one meeting room that can be set up in a number of different ways, including U-shape, classroom, banquet, and theater styles. Choose the best configuration for your group, and you can use the space for a Customized Management Consulting session with a professional business consultant and psychological coach.

Other Coaching & Consulting in Knoxville

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 Knoxville, 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 Knoxville can help guide your team towards success.


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Featured Event Venues

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

Knoxville Marriott

Knoxville Marriott offers nearly 21,000 square feet of versatile space for your meeting in Knoxville. Whether you're hosting 10 or 1,000 guests, their meeting venues are sure to exceed your expectations. Take advantage of their location near Knoxville Convention Center to attend events and meetings there. Accentuate your meeting with catering, and make use of the high-speed Internet in every event space.Suitable for Charity Bike Buildathon team building activity.

Why we like it: Knoxville Marriott is just moments from popular Knoxville attractions.

Address: 501 E. Hill Avenue, Knoxville, Tennessee  37915
Phone: 865-637-1234

Crowne Plaza Knoxville, Tennessee

Whether it's an important corporate conference or a special event, Crowne Plaza Knoxville, Tennessee meeting venues offer the perfect combination of old world elegance and dynamic modern amenities. Choose from a variety of onsite meeting and event spaces and multiple rooms, from intimate boardrooms to regal ballrooms. They offer services like catering and state-of-the-art technology, so you can make a great impression on your guests, whether it's a PowerPoint presentation or a slide show. Suitable for a Clue Murder Mystery team building activity.

Why we like it: Crowne Plaza Knoxville, Tennessee offers a business center.

Address: 401 W Summit Hill Drive,Knoxville, Tennessee 37902
Phone: 865-522-2600


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Why Choose Outback for Your Event in Knoxville?

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