As a mobile events company, KDM provide a broad range of team building activities and games in Sunderland either at the venue of your choice – or we can recommend venues in the Sunderland area depending on your requirements and budget.
Voted the “Best Event Provider” at both the 2017 and 2018 M&IT Awards, KDM Events are a renowned full-service Event Management Company who specialise in delivering memorable events for our corporate clients!
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Inspired by live escape room games, this is a fast and furious challenge as each team goes all out to successfully decode a master cryptic message to gain the means to open a mysterious large box. Interpreting cryptic puzzles, spotting clues in the environment and mastering dexterity challenges are all important in this race against time. Available in a 60 or 90 minute format.
This event is particularly good for encouraging: Time Management, Problem Solving and Teamwork
Informal fun or a competitive team or individual challenge this event gives your guests plenty of hands on action as they take part in a variety of modern and traditional country activities. Archery, Shooting, Segways, Falconry, Sheepdog Handling ... the options are endless. Ideal for rewards and incentives as well as team building this event is a great experience and lots of fun.
Teams must race against the ticking clock to obtain the highest winning score as guests work in teams to complete as many challenges as possible within the set timeframe. A fast moving, high energy competition where teams must race against the ticking clock to obtain the highest winning score before the counter reaches zero! This is a fast and furious event as each team goes all out to successfully complete as many of the 50 available challenges as possible within the set timeframe.
This event is particularly good for encouraging: Leadership, Time Management, Creativity and Teamwork.
Guests work in teams and are given a profile for their target consumer and are tasked with creating a box of chocolates that will appeal to their target market. This is an engaging, entertaining and creative event that has teams using a range of skills from creative thinking to budgeting, sales and marketing…all surrounded by chocolate!
This event is particularly great at encouraging: Leadership, Time Management, Creativity and Teamwork
An integrated event using latest technology, tablets and GPS tracking - teams must select and navigate the route on foot via the GPS hotspots on their Galaxy tablet to solve the clues and challenges found there. Team work and communication are essential if teams are going to achieve success.
This event is particularly great at encouraging: Time Management, Teamwork and Problem Solving.
Create, film and edit an animation feature of your own in an unusual and highly creative session, stretching participants to communicate ideas in new ways whilst experiencing the benefit of a strong teamwork, planning and production exercise. Following an introduction to Stop Motion Animation techniques made popular by the incredible success of Aardman studio’s ‘Wallace & Gromit’, teams will be equipped with craft supplies, modelling clay and tools, corner studios and recording equipment before being tasked with creating, filming and editing a movie of their own.
This event is particularly great at encouraging: Efficient use of resources, Communication, Teamwork.
A form of vocal percussion involving the art of mimicking drum beats, Beat boxing is a super fun and original way to get all your guests energised and jamming to the same tune!
Perfect as an icebreaker or energiser, this is an easy and satisfying way of successfully working together to create something memorable. No musical ability or previous experience is necessary as this event is presented in a fun visual way, and made accessible for everyone. Demonstrated and led by our instructors, your group is allocated to different percussion sections such as bass line, hi-hat cymbals and snare drums! With icons and images pulsing on screen to remind and trigger the group to make the accompanying sounds, guests will be following the beatbox rhythms in no time. Your guests will be amazed by the range of different sounds, beats and music they will be able to make together using only their mouth, lips, and voice.
After practising each section, all are then performed together in an amazing finale which demonstrates the power of collaboration in action. A high energy memorable experience, you’ll never look at pictures of boots or cats in the same way again!
Have you got what it takes to survive the great outdoors? This event challenges your guests to tackle a series of exciting outdoor Bush Survival skills. Our trained instructors will take your teams through their paces as the guests learn a spread of novel skills.
Mental & physical challenges combine with team work as teams vie to be the best. Everyone can excel as teams compete in a variety of challenging rounds including general knowledge, response, observation, mental agility, intelligence and physical ability. 3 rounds take place indoors, with the remaining 3 outside including assault course style inflatables. Communication and teamwork are key to achieve success in the Krypton Factor which is also available as an indoor event with suitable equipment.
This event is particularly good at encouraging: Communication, Teamwork, Creative Thinking and Problem Solving.
The Insights Discovery Profile paints an incredible picture of how we think, act, and work, and is highly relevant to all personal and team development. Every profile is unique and includes personalised information about the individual and how they relate to others. A useful tool for new teams or helping established teams work more effectively together.
Learning objectives for this style of training are set prior to the event according to your specific goals.
Some of the best team building events in Sunderland are just a click away! KDM have a great collection of team building solutions versatile enough to be held at your offices or in a local Sunderland venue. Take a look at the buttons over on the right for pricing and details, then give us a call or drop us a line to talk through your options.
And if you’re wondering where in Sunderland to hold your event, look no further. Check out some of the great locations we’ve worked at previously below and get in touch - we’ll help you find the right venue at the right price.
Team Building Venues in Sunderland
Venues in Sunderland where KDM have recently created and delivered Team Building and other Corporate Events for our clients include Sunderland University, The Rosedene – Sunderland, The Seaton Lane Inn – Seaham, Sunderland Travel Lodge – City Centre, Ivy Suite at The Wearside Health and Racquets Club – East Herrington plus many more.
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Sunderland’s motto is 'Nil Desperandum Auspice Deo' which loosely translates to 'Never Despair, Trust In God.'
The first occupants of Sunderland included Stone Age hunter-gatherers and old objects from this era have been recovered, along with microliths found throughout excavations at St Peter's Church, Monkwearmouth.
Sunderland was the location of a car factory in 1986 owned by Nissan the Japanese producer - the first European factory to be built by a Japanese carmaker. It had previously traded mainly on being a port for coal and salt, in 1992 Sunderland was given city status.
For roughly 1,500 years Sunderland has been making glass. The opening of the National Glass Centre provides international glass manufacturers with functional facilities and an outlet to show their work.
Once famously praised as the "Largest Shipbuilding Town in the World", ships were built on the Wear from at least 1346 onward and by the mid-eighteenth century Sunderland became one of the leading shipbuilding towns in the country. One famous vessel was the Torrens and was one of the most successful ships ever constructed, it was one of the quickest, and for many years was the favourite passenger ship to Adelaide.
In 2008 the Sunderland Aquatic Centre opened alongside to the Stadium of Light, housing the solitary Olympic-size swimming pool between Leeds and Edinburgh. Sunniside Gardens were remodeled and a number of new cafes,bars and restaurants were opened. Modern residential flats were developed, including the Echo 24 building. The Holmeside Triangle is an area next to the Park Lane transport interchange and designs for the ground have included a large-scale retail space, public meeting spaces, cafes, restaurants, bars, and a 33 storey Skyscraper called the Spirit of Sunderland, which would have been the most statuesque building in North East England.
Sunderland station was opened in 1879 but was fully improved to serve football clubs and officials from countries that were drawn to play at Roker Park during England's hosting of the 1966 World Cup.
Lewis Carroll wrote most of Jabberwocky at Whitburn in Sunderland together with "The Walrus and the Carpenter". Some parts of Sunderland are also broadly believed to be the inspiration for his Alice in Wonderland fables, such as Backhouse Park and Hylton Castle. There is a statue to Carroll in Whitburn library.
Sunderland Museum and Winter Gardens and The Northern Gallery for Contemporary Art on Fawcett Street present installations and exhibitions from up-and-coming and established artists alike, with the latter possessing an enormous collection of LS Lowry.
Sunderland hosted the BBC Radio 1's Big Weekend concert in 2005 at Herrington Country Park. The Sunderland Stadium of Light, home to Sunderland AFC, is noted as a big stadium concert place, having hosted world tours by Oasis, Kings of Leon, P!nk and Take That. A city centre nightspot named the Independent satisfies underground music addicts.
From 2009, Sunderland: Live in the City has presented a sequence of free and ticketed live music events round venues in the city centre. Sunderland also hosts the yearly Split Music Festival at Ashbrooke Cricket Club which was initially celebrated in October 2009 and also occurred in 2010.
The Empire Theatre opened in 1907 and is the largest theatre in the North East. It is operated by international entertainment assemble Live Nation and is infamous for playing host to the last act of British comedian actor Sid James who died on stage in 1976 of a heart attack.
Taking place along the sea front at Roker and Seaburn is the Sunderland International Airshow, the biggest free airshow in Europe. Every year the city presents a big Remembrance Day memorial service, the biggest in the UK outside of London in 2006. Attractions notable in Sunderland include the beaches of Roker and Seaburn and the 14th century Hylton Castle. Sunderland Museum and Winter Gardens was the initial municipally funded museum in England outside London. Contained within The City Library Arts Centre is the Northern Gallery for Contemporary Art.
The City of Sunderland has been awarded respected titles and achieved many admired awards by the Britain in Bloom collective in 1993, 1997 and 2000. Sunderland was shortlisted as one of the top seven "intelligent cities" in the world for the appliance of Information Technology, in both 2004 and 2005.