Team Activities

Event Enhancements & Activities

Kirkland makes fusing business and pleasure simple whether you are looking for an outing on Lake Washington, in a gallery or learning how to craft a flawless cocktail, you can provide the perfect activity for your team. Attendees and their families will have an unforgettable trip with the opportunity to discover nationally recognized restaurants, tasting rooms and water activities.

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Bottle and BullBottle and Bull: Experience the travels of Ernest Hemingway through your palate, eating and drinking your way through the cities that Hemingway loved to frequent: Havana, Paris, Florence and Pamplona. Learn how to craft the perfect cocktail with the master bartender at Bottle and Bull’s craft cocktail class. The craft cocktail class can accommodate up to 20 people. | (425) 298-4972

Kirkland Arts Center (KAC): Make a corporate team-building event extraordinary with hands-on art making activities and art demonstrations led by professional artist-instructors in the historic Peter Kirk Building. The KAC team-building activity can accommodate up to 12 people. | | (425) 822-7161 x105.

Canvas Sip and Paint: With easy step-by-step instructions, all the supplies you need, fun music and a little wine for inspiration, everyone will go home with their very own masterpiece. Grab a paint brush and glass of wine and get started! The downtown Kirkland studio can accommodate up to 75 painters. | | (425) 822-2266

Strictly Wine

Grape Choice: Enjoy an intimate reception in your own personal wine tasting room separated from the rest of our shop with French doors for your privacy. The room is adorned with wine boxes and a chandeliered ceiling to create a warm atmosphere. The Grape Choice can accommodate up to 30 people to enjoy any special event. | | (425) 827-7551

DeLille WineMaison DeLille Wine Lounge: Experience Kirkland’s premier wine lounge in the heart of Downtown Kirkland with designer décor and a curated, award-winning wine list. Maison DeLille can accommodate up to 65. | | (425) 205-2147

The Alley: The Alley is a winery and art collection made up of Northwest Cellars, Skylite Cellars, Waving Tree Winery and ryan james fine arts. An event at the Alley can accommodate over 200 between the four venues. | (425) 825-9463

Woodinville Wine Tours: Bordering Woodinville wine country with over 100 wineries, your hotel venue can accommodate wine tasting tours to Woodinville just 15 minutes away.

Washington Beers and Putt-Putt:

Flatstick Pub: Features 24 Washington beers on tap and a nine-hole, par-three mini golf course. Catering is available from local restaurants and custom golf tournaments can be arranged. The venue can accommodate 90 guests. | | (425) 242-1618

Water Activities

Stand-up PaddleKayak and paddle board tours: Explore Kirkland’s shoreline and wildlife with a personalized kayak tour for your breakout group activity. The Kirkland area is an excellent place to kayak or paddle board. Beach-hop along the shore to visit the many waterfront parks, stopping for lunch or to watch a beach volleyball game. Enjoy wildlife in Juanita Bay and nearby dining at Juanita Village or Downtown Kirkland. | | (425) 827-5323 | | (425) 216-2257

Stand-up paddle board yoga: These group classes take yoga routines and put them on the water! Both yoga and stand up paddle boarding are great for building better balance, coordination, endurance and body strength! | | (425) 366-7699

Boat rentals: Lake Washington in the Seattle area is the second largest lake in the state of Washington behind Lake Chelan, providing excellent boating opportunities. | | (425) 216-2257 | | (425) 822-6066

Lake Washington Cruises

Argosy CruisesArgosy Cruises: Enjoy a unique way to experience wonderful views and famous sites with a tour of Seattle and Lake Washington. Witness life as one of Puget Sound’s technology and business innovators during this 1½-hour narrated cruise of Lake Washington. Learn the history of the area and cruise past magnificent lakeside properties as you relax and enjoy one of the world’s truly beautiful urban lakes. Argosy Cruises can accommodate up to 300 people for an event. | (206) 623-1445

Waterways Cruises and Events: Waterways yachts can accommodate up to 220 guests for any type of corporate events—holiday parties, client entertainment, business meetings, team-building activities and incentive events. The yachts feature interior dining salons with wood and brass trim, spacious outdoor decks with panoramic views and areas for dancing to live music or DJ entertainment. | | (206) 223-2060