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Table of Contents....................... 3 Team Building............................. 5 Events & Adventures.................. 6 Group Excursions....................... 9 Corporate Photography..........11 For the Kids...............................12
Group Services & Team-Building Activities
Teamwork is essential to a companyâ€™s success and allows everyone an opportunity to tap into their highest potential. Sandestin Golf and Beach Resortâ€™s teambuilding programs help to motivate and encourage participants in a safe environment. Our experienced team can customize activities to meet the needs of your group. Call 850.267.6333 for more information.
Here at Sandestin, we believe that a true team is the result of hard work, shared experiences and truly believing in what we do. To assist you in strengthening your team, we have developed several activities for your group to work through together. These activities are designed to illustrate a variety of lessons including cooperation, ethics, communication, work-life balance, sales techniques, goal setting, leadership styles, and more.
EXAMPLES OF GROUP TEAM BUILDING EVENTS • • • • •
Adventure Zone Challenge Beach Olympics Bubble Ball Cardboard Boat Regatta Escape Room
• Kayak/YOLOTM Relay • Minute to Win ItTM • Scavenger Hunts • Street Soccer • Volleyball
EXAMPLES OF EVENT ENHANCEMENTS ADD TO ANY ACTIVITY • Amazing RaceTM • Aqua Blast • Balloon and Body Relay • Balloon Batting Battle • Balloon Chase and Stop • Beach Ball Walk • Blindfolded Navigation • Brick Race • Broken Bridge • Broomball • Clothes Pin Tag • Drunk Goggle Relay • Family FeudTM • Fill’r Up • Four Way Tug of War • Goop Monster Relay • The Great Egg Drop
• Human Spider Web • Inside Out and Upside Down • Invisible Maze • Jumbo Jenga • Lazer Battle • Pass It On • Ping Pong Relay • Ping Pong Scrabble • Rock Climb • Rolling Pin Race • Sandcastle Building • Sponge Toss • Tacky Florida Tourist Relay • Tandom Bike Race • Tommyknockers • Toxic Waste • YOLOTM
SOME OF OUR MOST POPULAR TEAM BUILDING ACTIVITIES Baytowne Adventure Zone Challenge Divide your group into teams and get ready for a valuable group exercise that incorporates problem solving, risk taking, cooperation and communication skills at the Baytowne Adventure Zone. Challenges offered: • Climbing Tower Challenge • Golf Challenge • Sky Trail Challenge (Ropes Course) • YOLOTM Board Relay • Zip Line Challenge
GOLF TEAM BUILDING Dunes Putting Course Tournament Enjoy a shotgun style tournament on the Dunes Putting Course located on the beachside of Sandestin. Players will have to navigate the holes through water hazards, rough, and sand bunkers.
Night Golf Night golf at Sandestin can be played on the Dunes Putting Course located on the beachside of the Sandestin. The format for play is a 2-person alternate shot, where two people play on a team and take turns putting the ball until they hole out. Players will have a glow-in-the-dark golf ball and will have to navigate the holes through water hazards, rough and sand bunkers. Additional glow-in-the-dark illumination will guide players around the course. 5
Events & Adventures
BONFIRE Make an evening on the beach or at the marina even better with a company-sponsored bonfire. Add chairs, music, glow cornhole, glow volleyball, glow horseshoes, s’mores, or a fire dancer to entertain your group for an additional cost.
DAY AT THE BEACH Enjoy a day at the beach with your group – Sandestin style! Enjoy yard games, volleyball, or relaxing with beach chairs and umbrellas set up just for your group.
FUN RUN For the fitness enthusiasts, a morning fun run may be just what the doctor ordered. Sandestin’s fun run course is approximately three miles through some of the most beautiful neighborhoods on the Emerald Coast.
GROUP FITNESS CLASSES Get your team together for any of our amazing group fitness classes which can be customized for your needs. From Zumba classes to yoga, we have a wide variety of classes available. Whether we take your group to the beach or ballroom, the private classes are available for groups of all sizes.
ICE BREAKERS Do your attendees need to get to know each other better? Do you want to create an environment where all your attendees will open up and participate in your meetings? Let us help! Ice Breaker activities fit any group size, and they are customizable for indoor or outdoor venues to include active or passive participation. A few examples of Ice Breakers: • Back-2-Back Drawing • Best and Worst • Categories • Common Threads • Convo • Crazy Handshakes • Crazy Name
• Giants, Wizards and Elves • Helium Hoop • Human Knot • Jumbo Jenga • Plinky • The North Wind Blows • Warp Speed
TOURNAMENTS AND GAMES
Add a little something unexpected to your meeting or gathering. Your guests will get to meet and interact with Sandestin’s resident macaws, MaryAnn and Skipper! Feel free to strike a pose with them - they aren't camera shy.
Depending on your group’s needs, tournaments and games can create some friendly competition or act as another way to foster group participation and team cohesiveness. Discover the hidden talents of your attendees!
SENSATIONAL SPA OUTING
If an organized tournament or game is not your group’s style, individual games are available for rental. Games available:
Treat your group to an afternoon of pampering and indulgence at Spa Sandestin. Corporate group packages customized to meet any budget: • • •
Express Massage Express Facial Spa Manicure – $165 per person (gratuity included)
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Express Massage Spa Pedicure Spa Manicure – $165 per person (gratuity included)
• 50 Minute Swedish Massage • Spa Pedicure – $165 per person (gratuity included)
• Badminton • Baggo • Balloon Toss • Basketball • Battle Ball • Bingo • Bocce Ball
• Cornhole Battle • Croquet • Dodgeball • Electronic Skeet Shooting • Family FeudTM • Flag Football
• Jumbo Games • Laser Battle • Legendary Soccer • Minute to Win ItTM • PictionaryTM • Volleyball
THE VILLAGE OF BAYTOWNE WHARF Celebrate successes and promote camaraderie with a casual ‘Dine Around’ in The Village of Baytowne Wharf. Your attendees may choose from 20 restaurants and eateries offering everything from a slice of gourmet pizza to fine dining. It’s the perfect setting for exchanging information on best practices and business strategies while enjoying dining, shopping, and nightlife!
• 50 Minute Swedish Massage • Custom Facial – $210 (gratuity included)
Sandestin Gold Cards may be purchased in any denomination, distributed to each of your attendees and charged to your master account.
SPA REFRESHMENT BREAK
Enhance your experience by adding our Spa Refreshment Break for an additional $12 per person, plus tax and service charges. • Fresh Whole Fruit • House-made Trail Mix with Dried Fruit and Nuts • Petite Key Lime Tarts • Lemon Squares • Fruit-infused Water • Gourmet and Herbal Hot Teas
When water sports are included as a group activity, it’s impossible for your attendees not to enjoy their time at Sandestin. Special pricing is available for groups. Activities include: • Dinner Cruise • Dolphin Cruise • ECO Tour • Fishing Charters • Jet Skis • Kayaks
• Parasail • Pontoon Boat Rentals • Solaris • Sunset Cruise • YOLOTM boarding (stand-up paddle boards)
Group Excursions DINE, DANCE, CRUISE
Experience an evening like no other aboard SunQuest Cruises’ 125-foot dining and entertainment yacht SOLARIS. Enjoy fresh, gulf seafood and prime beef as you cruise the local waters of the Emerald Coast. SunQuest Cruises SOLARIS offers dinner and dance cruises year round and welcomes individual reservations as well as special events, weddings, private parties, receptions, team building, incentive awards and corporate events.
SNORKELING, CRAB ISLAND, PADDLE BOARDING (up to 49 passengers) Get off the boat and into the water. Your excursion includes a 40 minute cruise from the Baytowne Marina to Crab Island. Snorkel and paddle board while you discover the rich ecosystem beneath the emerald waters. Restroom and sound system onboard.
SUNVENTURE I FUN FOR ALL AGES (up to 150 passengers) Whether you’re planning a fun event for young kids or a group of teenagers, a cruise onboard the SOLARIS will be unique. Scavenger Hunts, Pirate Excursions, Teen Dance Parties, and more!
THE ULTIMATE HAPPY HOUR (up to 150 passengers) Time to relax? Experience the natural beauty of the coast line while you drink your favorite cocktail onboard the 125 ft. SOLARIS. Let our narrator educate your group, or our live entertainer sing your favorite song as you cruise.
HORSEBACK RIDING Located in Miramar Beach, Arnett’s Gulfside Trail Rides are fun for everyone regardless of riding skill level. Trail rides wind through 13,800 acres of State Forest with long needle pines and unique vegetation. Every season has something new to offer. The experienced trail bosses guide groups throughout the beautiful forest ride. Before the trail ride, a short riding instruction session is provided to familiarize you with the horses, followed by a full hour trail ride. The staff is happy to help you get comfortable on the saddle before hitting the trail. Sandestin can provide transportation and lunch for your trip if desired.
Enjoy the ONLY eco-dolphin cruise east of the Destin Harbor on this 50-foot pontoon boat. Do you have a corporate group, incentive group or conference in the area? The SunVenture I is perfect for a day on the water. Leaving from Baytowne Marina.
SUNSET DOLPHIN CRUISE (up to 49 passengers) The best way to experience a beautiful sunset is on the water. Don’t forget to look for our famous bottlenose dolphin. Feel free to bring coolers filled with your favorite beverage. Restroom and sound system onboard.
SWIM WITH DOLPHINS Gulf World Marine Park is one of the few places nationwide where you can swim with a dolphin! You’ll experience the power and playfulness of this amazing mammal in waist to chest deep water. Your experience may include a dorsal fin pull around the dolphin habitat, a dolphin kiss, a dolphin handshake and much more. This interactive program is comprised of two segments. The first segment teaches you about dolphin conservation and familiarizes you with the dolphin’s senses. The second segment puts you in the water eye to eye with the dolphin to interact with these beautiful and fun-loving creatures.
CHARTER FISHING Bayfishing On our beautiful boats enables our clients to target various bay species in the shallow back bays and skinny water grass flats of the Choctawhatchee Bay. Whether it’s catch and release or if you are looking to take home a few for a nice family meal, both boats are suited to accommodate your interest. Our boats are outfitted with top of the line light tackle fishing gear. Redfish and Speckled Trout are the main targeted species by means of live baiting or the use of artificial lures. Night Fishing and Fly Fishing Charter are also available. Species: Redfish • Trout • Black Drum • Sheepshead Spanish Mackerel • Flounder • Sharks • Jack Crevalle
Offshore Fishing Is a fun and great way to catch the migratory species swimming off of our beaches. The beautiful emerald waters of our gulf coast allow us the opportunity to stalk and cast to numerous species from our boats. These very clear waters give way to very exciting hook ups and dramatic battles. Whether it’s a huge Tarpon leaping skyward on the end of your line, a frisky Pompano screaming drag on light tackle or a very strong and tasty Cobia inhaling a well placed eel or jig, our charters are sure to excite any and all anglers, day or night. Fly Fishing Charters are also available. Species: Red Snapper • Grouper • Amberjack • King Mackerel Spanish Mackerel • Sharks • Cobia • Bonito • Sailfish Blackfin Tuna
Corporate Photography PHOTO BOOTH
Any event can be enhanced with a photo booth to capture the fun of being with friends, associates and family. Our booth can be configured to fit your needs and venue. From an open booth to fit larger groups, or a traditional closed booth. All props, prints and downloads are included. Cost: $100 per hour (4 hour minimum)
EVENT PHOTOGRAPHY Your corporate event should be photographed by a professional photographer to ensure quality images for websites, promotional materials, social media and employee gifts. We provide photo services for formal dinners, awards ceremonies, sporting events and other corporate functions. Cost: $175 per hour (4 hour minimum)
CORPORATE HEAD SHOTS How often do you have your team gathered in one place? Have your team headshots taken by a professional photographer shot on a common background, and retouched. Cost: call for price and availability
BEACH PORTRAITS A perfect gift to give your group is a portrait taken on the beach at Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort. A print and a frame will be included. Cost: call for price and availability
DAY CAMPS AND PARENT’S EVENING OUT
For the Kids
Do you have children as part of your group? Our experienced recreation staff will take care of them while the adults are in meetings, dinners or at cocktail hour. Day or evening programs can be developed for almost any length of time.
Throw a fantastic birthday party at Sandestin. Have a theme in mind? You can bring your own decorations and cake, or let us know the theme and we can organize it for you. Pricing for decorations and materials for crafts or games are additional. Pricing will be quoted on a per case basis. Other food options include Marco's Pizza, Tropical Smoothie, and Hartell's Village Diner. Members of the Sandestin staff will be present at your event the entire time to supervise (Note: Parents must be present. This is not a babysitting service).
• Smore’s • Bluetooth Boombox • Pizza • Ten beach chairs (add more $10/chair) • Firewood
CLUB KZ POOL PARTY (3 hour minimum) Activities Include: • Club KZ • Bayside Pool • Movies • Pool toys • Popsicles
• One picnic table • Wii • Xbox • Pizza • Drinks
DANCE BIRTHDAY PARTY (3 hour minimum) Activities Include: • Dance games • Sound system • Dance room (in fitness center) • Pizza • Dance teacher • Drinks • Music
DUNES BIRTHDAY PARTY Activities Include:
• Access to the Dunes Putting Course • Basketball court • Three jumbo yard games • One picnic table • Pizza
• Balloon artists and magic show (pirate) • Baytowne Adventure Zone package (zip line, Sky Trail Ropes Course, EuroBungy, rock wall) • Bounce houses • Dinner and a movie
• Face painting • Ghost crab hunting • Pool party • Pizza • Snowcones, cotton candy and popcorn
MARINA PIRATE BIRTHDAY PARTY (3 hours minimum) Activities Include:
BONFIRE BIRTHDAY PARTY • Bounce House • Drinks • Fire pit • Fire Dancer • Glow Games
Additional enhancements include:
• Ice Cream Cups • Bounce House • Slip 'n Slide • Inflatable Movie • Popcorn
• Magic show • Music • Pirates • Scavenger hunt
• Two picnic tables • Pizza • Drinks
CREATE YOUR OWN BIRTHDAY PARTY • Arts and crafts • Assorted games • Battle Soccer • Bounce house • Cake/cookie decorating • Candy bar • Caricature • Cotton candy • Face painting • Inflatable movie screen • Inflatable water slides • Laser battle • Magicians/balloon animals
• Popcorn • Scavenger hunt (in the Village of Baytowne Wharf or bike around the resort) • Slip ‘n’ Slide • Ice Cream Sundae Bar • Stiltwalker • Street Soccer • Xbox • Wii • Pizza • Snowcones
TEEN’S EVENING OUT We offer fun activities for the (ever-so-hard-to-please) teenagers in your group that will leave them raving to their parents! • Basketball tournament • Baytowne Adventure Zone (Zip line, Ropes Course, EuroBungy, rock wall) • Beach luau • DJ • Dunes Putting Course
• Glow-in-the-dark volleyball & games • Pizza • Pool party • Snowcones • Space Walk Package • Street Soccer • Village arcade