In the digital age, remote work is becoming increasingly popular. While it offers countless advantages like flexibility and reduced commute times, building camaraderie among distant team members can be a challenge. However, fostering a sense of togetherness is paramount for a harmonious and productive work environment. So, how can you promote team bonding and collaboration from afar? The answer lies in remote team activities.

remote team activities1. Virtual Cooking Classes with Rockoly Holiday Specials

Cooking together has always been a bonding activity. Why not bring this to the virtual realm? Rockoly offers delightful virtual cooking holiday specials that your team can cook in unison. Imagine everyone’s joy as they create a tantalizing Crostini Trio. Or the fun in crafting a delectable Pizza Wreath. Moreover, seasonal favorites like Butternut Bisque and Chicken Roulades can make the experience all the more festive. The beauty of this activity is that it not only promotes teamwork but also results in a scrumptious meal at the end.

2. Engaging in Online Trivia Sessions Transitioning to a more competitive environment, consider hosting a themed trivia night for your team. Not only does it challenge everyone’s knowledge, but it also shines a light on members’ unique strengths outside of their day-to-day roles.

3. Exploring Virtual Escape Rooms Venturing into the world of puzzles, virtual escape rooms emerge as a top contender. These rooms are not just about fun; they challenge your team’s problem-solving skills and enhance collaborative efforts. Each time, with the variety of themes, the experience feels brand-new.

4. Tackling Remote Fitness Challenges Shifting our focus to health, remote fitness challenges can play a pivotal role. By tracking steps or sharing innovative workout routines, these challenges don’t just promote health but also introduce a fun, competitive edge.

5. Delving into Collaborative Online Gaming Turning to the gaming world, games like “Among Us” or “” are apt for remote teams. These games, packed with entertainment, rely heavily on communication and strategy, thereby fortifying teamwork.

6. Hosting Virtual Movie Nights Switching gears to entertainment, nothing beats a good movie. By choosing an intriguing film and watching it together via platforms like Zoom or Scener, the shared experience becomes memorable. Post-movie discussions can be equally riveting.

7. Setting Up Online Book Clubs Diving into literature, virtual book clubs for reading aficionados can be transformative. After each member devours the selected book, a set discussion date ensures that insights and perspectives are shared, enriching everyone involved.

8. Organizing Creative Workshops Steering towards art, the calming effect of arts and crafts is undeniable. A virtual workshop where members paint, sketch, or craft can be therapeutic. Beyond relaxation, it’s mesmerizing to see the team’s varied creative outputs.


remote team activities cookies9. Celebrate Festive Desserts

Returning to the culinary realm, who can resist a sweet treat? With Rockoly, your team can craft beautiful Gingerbread Cookies, mouth-watering Pumpkin Bars, or even a stunning Chocolate Holiday Tree. Not to forget the crowd-pleasing Chocolate Crinkle Cookies. Baking together and sharing the results can be a highlight during the festive season.

wagyu team building kit box inside10. Remote Team-building Kits

Consider sending out kits with puzzles, DIY crafts, or even snacks. These kits can be used during a virtual meet, giving everyone a shared experience despite the physical distance.

For dessert, remote team activities are essential in bridging the gap between distant workers. From indulging in Rockoly‘s festive dishes to diving into online games, there’s a plethora of options available. With the right activities, you can ensure that your team remains connected, collaborative, and happy. So, why wait? Dive into these activities and watch your remote team thrive.

Misha Gorman

Misha Gorman

Misha Gorman is the passionate Co-Founder of Rockoly, dedicated to helping Managers, HR, Executive Assistants, and Owners plan engaging culinary and happy hour team-building events. Since January 2020, Misha has leveraged his love for food and team building to create memorable virtual, in-office, and in-person experiences. Under his leadership, Rockoly has successfully engaged over 50,000 team members, achieving a notable 10% boost in employee engagement.