Group Activities for Foodies
Get competitive in a contest for best cooking squad. Bring your group to Cookology for an engaging Mystery Box competition where teams create a dish out of a surprise ingredient. Everyone wins when it’s time to eat!
Kingsbury Chocolates & Confections will come to you for a sweet team bonding activity. With private classes in truffle-making and chocolate tasting, you can demystify how to make ganache and temper chocolate. Taste a variety of chocolates and confections while learning about the history of cocoa. You can also try “wine and chocolate pairing.”
Serve their sweet tooth more with Nicecream, ice cream that’s flash frozen before your eyes. Watching the amazing process is sure to hold attention.
Arrange for Capital Area food trucks to stop by your event. These food trucks serve an array of savory and sweet items. Some options include Arepa Crew, Captain Cookie & the Milk Man, Cocinana Tamales, Chix N Stix, Crepe Love, D.C. Pollo, Herat Kabob, Urban Poutine, Ricksha Indian and Killer Tomato wood fired pizza to name a few.
Get Your Body Moving
Get everyone moving with a dance lesson from Arlington Ballroom. Set up an instructor to come to your event, or bring the group to the Ballroom to learn how to Salsa, Waltz or Bachata.
Movement in Crystal City offers more than an acre of climbing, yoga, and fitness to the active and creative community in Crystal City. This gym has more than 350 routes spread out on 35,000 square feet of climbing walls – ample space for every age and ability.
Scavenger hunts get everyone moving and experiencing interesting locales where they create Instagram-worthy photos of their adventures.
Transport your group to Theodore Roosevelt Island where cityHUNTers will give them a list of key sites to visit in this historic nature sanctuary.
Or join Strayboots for a rousing hunt around Crystal City with stops that include the Mount Vernon Trail and the Virginia Railway Express.
What could be more fun than a movie or comedy show? Bring your group to Arlington Cinema & Draft House for a private showing with unlimited popcorn.