Looking for a stylish incentive or exciting team-building event in Bruges? As an events agency in Bruges, Event Mosaic has been offering a variety of programmes for your employees and clients since 2001. They are the experts when it comes to finding the right answers to your questions and putting together and running a creative, successful mosaic event. A tailor-made project is their trademark: a refined dinner in an exclusive mansion with surprising accents, an adventure tour of Bruges by night with the gastronomic pub crawl “Best Cellars”, an exclusive Flemish evening in the Halve Maan brewery, archery or fencing in a historic guild, the cultural promenade, the interactive Flemish Primitives tour, a chocolate making course, team cooking, a concert with medieval entertainment, etc. Exuberant passion, an eye for detail and customisation always lead to the very best results.
During the Middles Ages Bruges possessed 3 defensive powers: one of which were the crossbowmen, who have been active since the 13th century. With this tournament you will enter their world. After a warm welcome and a short introduction by active members of the Royal shooting Guild of Bruges, you and your guests are kindly invited to test your shooting and other skills to the fullest ! In conclusion, the ' hero of the day ' will be celebrated with the necessary protocol. This informal programme guarantees great fun in an exclusive venue.
The Nocturne “Strong Henry” is a unique and qualitative evening programme in all exclusivity in the similar named brewery. The house brewer warmly invites you to the Great Hall for a taste of his beer. After the aperitif with ‘Oud Brugge’ cheese, you will have a short and beautiful visit of the brewery followed by a banquet. Gastronomy and entertainment, a walking orchestra and our exclusive circuit of curiosa games offer a ‘Flemish evening’ in a way you’ve never experienced before. This 3 hour and a half success formula must be booked in a timely manner. This programme can also be booked as a matinee.
This is anything but a traditional walk - it is an exclusive and cultural concept. Experience the Venice of the North as never before! A qualified guide leads you to a few of the many picturesque places of interest. You will get to know Bruges from a different angle. Be prepared for some breathtaking views, original acts performed by artists in historical attire and some wonderful gifts.
During this evening you will discover the hidden gems of this world heritage city, places that are inaccessible to the common visitor combined with some stylish surprises. We start on the 7th floor of the Concertgebouw where you will have a breathtaking view of the city and a diamond cocktail with culinary appetizers made by the finest caterer in Bruges. Each participant has a stone in his or her glass, but only 1 has the real diamond… A wink to the once glorious diamond industry of the city. We then proceed into the medieval city centre and enter a 15th century old townhouse with an authentic trading cellar. Here you will be entertained by 2 minstrels and while you listen to their medieval melodies we will appease your pallet with some more delicacies. This can be complemented by our world wine sommelier. We round up with an elaborated dessert buffet, expertly animated by our master pastry chef who will design on the spot your own personal souvenir. Exclusive and unpretentious heartwarming.
Spectacular scenes from Zorro and a proud ‘en garde‘ come to mind when you hear the word fencing. Without a doubt anyone that has ever seen a duel can describe meticulously a part of the fight that they found intriguing, mysterious and even elegant. At this unique location, you will have the opportunity to learn and master the secrets of this great & noble sport. Its elegance and mystery that are not easily acquired. Once you dare to take up the glove, there is no going back … Touché! At the end of the day the ‘ hero of the day ‘ is celebrated with the necessary protocol.
Only available in Dutch and French.
A beer expert takes you on a Belgian beer seminar by visiting 3 typical “ beer pubs “ located in the city centre and reveals with great pleasure the secrets of genuine Belgian beer. Your programme: a little bit of history, information about the brewing process, the different types of beer and a lay out of the main breweries in Belgium. A taste of the delicious barley beer is of course included ! To finish off there is the unforgettable beer quiz. Gastronomy and fun with a hint of history. This visit can be combined with a gastronomic dinner, consisting of local Flemish dishes made with beer sauces and is ideal to introduce your foreign guests to the world of Belgian beer or to test your own knowledge.
Discover ‘Tranquil Bruges’ during this city walk. Our guides will help you discover the Folklore museum or see the lace-workers at work in the Lace Centre. After this, we stop by the chocolate museum where you will not only learn more about its history, but you will see a demonstration and taste the result. Followed by a drink and a Flemish curiosa game in the oldest pub in Bruges. A 2 hours walk in some of the oldest districts of Bruges along the windmills, city ramparts and beautiful almshouses.
This interactive course will take you along the historical sites and lesser known gems of Bruges “Die Scone“. Your group will be divided into teams of 10 persons and immersed into the world of Bruges circa 1450 where the clergy and freemasons made the rules.
Through a series of challenges your team will be able to expand the wealth ( land, raw materials ) and power of the city (streets, ships, money ). You will not only be rewarded when successfully completing a task, in addition you will have the opportunity to expand your wealth by betting a joker or gold bar. But a true freemason is also a skillful negotiator when dealing with other teams, is able to turn a profit on your assets at the bank and can evade encounters with criminals on the trail. Through an ingenious trading system you can rise above the other teams !
‘ Belgians are Burgundians ‘, this is yet again proven in our Best Cellars programme, a tasteful combination of Bruges hospitality and Flemish regional gastronomy. This culinary voyage starts with a beer aperitif under the expert guidance of our beer sommelier. You can then enjoy a private boat trip on the canals of Bruges or discover the authentic districts of Saint-Anna and Saint-Gillis with a horse drawn carriage. Hereafter you will arrive at one of the selected gastronomic treasures of the city for your first and main course, which can be complemented by a touch of magic from our close-up magician. To be completed by a delicious dessert with a circuit of traditional old Flemish games. A unique aspect of this programme is that all the meals take place in 3 to 4 authentic and cosy cellars or historical places.
Bruges at its best !
Bruges is pre-eminently the city in Belgium for medieval entertainment. You are royally welcomed by the king and queen and the knights who fight for the hand of the fair maiden. Then the town crier of Bruges invites you to enjoy the spectacle: see how one of your colleagues is knighted, listen to the drums of the troubadours, watch the falconers, crazy jesters and fire acts. Or how about dancing along to our minstrels or do you see yourself outfitted in a historic costume at the medieval banquet ? Let yourself be swept away to medieval times.
City Tracks is a fascinating adventure in the city centre of your preferred town like, Bruges. Each team uses a fully interactive and digital map of the city in their tour around the city centre. Thanks to the use of tablet computers that communicate with each other through satellite connections, all movements of each team are displayed on the team’s own device. Along your route, there are a number of multiple choice, multimedia and practical tests to perform as a team. The built-in score controller keeps track of the other teams’ scores on the tests of this city discovery adventure. Via the radar system, another feature of the handheld technology, it is possible to track the saboteurs (or better said, your “colleagues”). They can disable the functions of your handheld device from a short distance. This not only means a delay in time but also a loss of points for the team. With enough strategic skills and a good dose of guts, the target of this discovery is to be successful in fulfilling the different tasks along the road. We guarantee you a good shot of adrenaline!
The beer promenade “De Halve Maan” is a stylish walking dinner with regional gastronomy combined with a beer casino. After the aperitif, you will discover several Belgian specialties spread out in the different halls. This culinary voyage also brings you to our special entertainment corners where you discover our casino games and taste and smell the house beers ( Brugse Zot & Straffe Hendrik ), this enables you to win and take home our delicious prizes. Unique in the world. A complete package with flavour and fun !
This interactive workshop lets you enjoy indulge in chocolate and is a healthy mix of the expertise of our master chef and entertainment. You will be able to create and take home your own chocolate masterpiece. Tasting is of course mandatory! For the daredevils we can add “ chocolate snorting “, a different way to taste. Upon request we can work around a theme, popular demands are: the making of a chocolate sculpture with company logo or the building of a chocolate atomium or “ wish chocolate “.
For centuries Bruges has attracted artists from all over the world. Step into their world, take a look behind the curtains and enjoy…. An aperitif with a little show and tell in the private workshop of a world-renowned calligrapher, sculpturer or avant-garde painter. A guided tour or walking dinner in a contemporary art gallery, musical wonders, culinary delights by top chefs, create your own masterpiece.... All this and more, tailored to your specific needs for an unforgettable and stylish event.
About 3 kilometers outside the historic city centre of Bruges you will find equestrian domain set in a unique green environment. Under the guidance of a professional driver you will familiarize yourself with the materials, learn how to harness a carriage and discover how rewarding and positive the interaction between a man and horse can be. After this it’s your turn to drive the harnessed carriage on a private race track where you will learn how to skillfully avoid any obstacles. We round up with a genuine horse driving competition which can be complemented by a winners drink or BBQ. A different and achievable challenge.
Bruges, the Venice of the North. The canals that run through the city centre, the historical buildings, the many churches, the cobblestone streets… All this and more to be discovered while jogging with our guide along the A-route and lesser known gems of Bruges. How about a morning run through the still sleepy city to start of the day? Or maybe your prefer an evening run to help clear the mind? Mens sana in corpore sano! Are bikes more your thing? No problem, we provide this as well.
This unique concept combines an evening of gambling with world-renowned beers.
Our beer sommeliers will enhance your knowledge of this nectar of the gods. You will taste, smell, analyze and answer tidbits about the various Belgian beers, so that you can increase your chance at the casino tables. But of course in the end it’s up to lady luck who will decide your fate. Extremely entertaining with a healthy competition. This stylish formula is unique in the world and can be brought to the location of your choosing. Ideal during a reception or after dessert.
This circuit of old Flemish games takes you back to the atmosphere of olden times, where one didn’t amuse himself with television or internet, but with self-made, authentic games. The cheerfulness of the meeting place, the unusual formula, typical background music and original prizes are the perfect ingredients for an enjoyable, easy-going and light-hearted competitive activity that can be fitted into a banquet, a reception or a Burgundian buffet. Even pronouncing the names of the games of which ‘Ketbane, Peekes Latte, Puutebak, Tobbemunten, Flesse Gat, Zotte Bolle and d’Olle Torre’ are only but a few, is a challenge on its own.. Why don’t you give it a try?
The inspector and his assistant welcome you and explain that a murder was committed last night. A man was found dead in the heart of the city near the Fish Market. They are now making an all-out effort to find the murderer and the gun and are also trying to find out the motive of this crime. They already have a few suspects in mind and suggest a number of motives. You can help them solve this crime: keep your eyes skinned! Your Sherlock skills will be put to the test while you’re on your way through the city in small groups. You can be the inspector yourself and question the suspects to find the missing link to solve the problem. This formula is also possible during dinner.
This original town trail takes three hours and will give you the opportunity to experience Bruges as never before. The team members clip a series of clues onto a master-board: this will show them the shortest way to a healthy slice of culture, to great team spirit and to a stack of fantastic prizes… It is an ideal combination of culture, competition and fun and will certainly create a great atmosphere.
Be prepared for some surprises!
This original town trail by bike takes three hours and is together with the Clip Walk one of our most successful formulas.
The team members clip a series of clues onto a master board: this will show them the shortest way to a healthy slice of culture, to great team spirit and to a stack of fantastic prizes…
It is an ideal combination of culture, competition and fun and will certainly create a great atmosphere. You will experience Bruges as never before and… be prepared for some surprises.
A concert with an authentic and versatile 15th and 16th century set of instruments. An enriching and historical introduction….A humorous and varied repertoire! 2 professional musicians treat the audience to an enjoyable, high-brow music session with an
unexpected grand finale….
To anyone wanting to get away from it all, the combination of healthy sea air and the charm of the polder landscape comes highly recommended. Many famous artists know what we are on about! We are your guide across the delightfully romantic villages like Damme and Oostkerke, typical cafés, along creeks and ditches. The tour takes three hours and is a steady exploration of the hinterland and its beautiful scenery. Your guide will gladly stop at two typical, cosy cafés where a few practical tests are awaiting you.
The fertile Flemish Countryside combined with the richness of the North Sea is a true gift from god for every master chef: the ideal breeding ground for high quality produce. By means of a vespa, bus or own transportation you will visit with our chef several greenhouses. The origin of a star meal becomes clear to you in this half day discovery tour. Cooking is not on the agenda, but learning how to taste and examine the different products like an expert in an authentic setting.
Our master chef has been cooking and honing his skills these last years in a starred restaurant. Today he will accompany you along several culinary hot spots of the city.
Under his expert supervision the finest products are chosen for the preparation of a delicious meal. After that, he will guide your future chefs through the entire recipe and process that is needed to create a real star meal. This formula is not only educational and a great team-bonding experience, but you also get a delicious meal with adapted wines. The menus change according to the season and availability of the products.
This formula stands for pure indulgence; you are picked up at your hotel by a driver and escorted to a private location where your very own master chef awaits you. After a warm welcome by the fireplace, the chef prepares an exquisite meal before your eyes and shares his secrets… We opt for the concept Slow Cooking where time stands stills and conviviality prevails. Our chefs have honed their skills in several starred restaurants, you will be in for a treat.
A dazzling music quiz creating excitement and an ideal starter to dance the night away!Each table represents a team and competes against the other teams in 5 music rounds.
The losing team of each round entertains the others with a karaoke song! A professional presenter assisted by charming hostesses, puts you in the right mood in no time. During the show questions and music fragments are projected on a screen. After the quiz, the party continues on the dance fl¬oor. A light-hearted competitive programme with great fun from start to finish !
Unroll the red carpet, turn on the studiolights and have yourself amazed by the spectacular glitter and glamour only to be seen in Hollywood! 'Hollywood Trivia' is a very exciting and interactive quiz! Between the different courses of the dinner, the different rounds of the quiz will be played: fact or fable, stealing points, determine the right order... Fans of movies and celebrities will be tested during this quiz. Their knowledge about movie stars, movie heroes and showbizz stars will be questioned by means of many questions with pictures, quotes, film fragments, sound bites and Hollywood Trivia. The smooth and always kind quiz master will be accompanied by his pretty and charming assistant. Together they will lead you to the world of the stars where you will be questioned very accurately and real stars are distinguished from wannabes. Stride together with your team for a very glorious victory and you can win the desirable Oscar. Afterwards our trendy DJ will throw a party at hollywood level! Hollywood Trivia will be an extraordinary evening, that you will never forget! A must for all cinema fans!
Imagine: you’re in a submarine and all hatches close in order not to be opened for the following period of three months during which you’re stuck with your fellow crew and the grumpy captain. On board each crew member belongs to one of the four main divisions: Navigation, Propulsion, Energy, and Connections. In a separate location, each unit is instructed by lieutenant Vladimir Max and his crew officers explaining today’s mission. Suddenly, the submarine is hit by a torpedo and there is only a short period of time to avoid the irreversible! The divisions will have to cooperate closely or will stay together… forever. This is the start of this team-building activity. The four divisions must collect the much needed equipment and material to save the submarine and its crew from the imminent disaster.
Did you know the word team comes from Together Everybody Achieves More? Our Team Dynamics workshop creates clarity and motivates teams in a respectful but challenging way. During this playful workshop team members find their common interest. The programme is designed to provide a strong experiential learning experience of teams in context, a powerful framework to read intra and inter team dynamics and sharpen the participants ability to handle moments of truth, collaborative problem solving and constructive conflict resolution. Combining indoors or outdoors activities, feedback and coaching from seasoned professionals, the programme is action packed, but does not require physical fitness, and it provides a physically and emotionally safe environment.
After a brief introduction we start immediately with dynamic exercises to ensure the impact of this workshop.
Experience, learn, play and test your knowledge of body language during the Body Language Trivia workshop. This concept starts with an introduction of 45 minutes about the impact of positive body language. After that you will turn the wheels and the colours will decide the topics and questions for the remaining time. How much do you bet that you’ll look at your colleagues differently afterwards?
This challenge takes place in and around a restored farm that is purposely converted to cater for team-building activities. This mix of activities guarantees a healthy challenge atmosphere in your team. For instance: first there is a practical test in the potholing complex situated under the vaulting of the farm. You lead your team members through the pitch-dark corridors with only knocks as your tool. Joint effort and efficient communication are essential skills for this test. Next, the snipers amongst you can test their accuracy to within a fraction of an inch during a session of archery. Finally, a high rope circuit will test the team’s bravery and heighten the adrenaline level. Something a little different ? How about farmersgolf or ball shooting ? For those who want a more elaborate afternoon “on the farm“ we refer to the programme “Farmer Olympics”. This challenging activity can be easily combined with a rural buffet, BBQ and even an overnight stay on the meadow in tents that can be personalized. Start warming up your vocal cords for the campfire….
Discover your inspector skills. Welcome to the world of verbal and non-verbal communication. This interactive workshop is a must for every professional. It will present a unique approach and gradually we’ll tell more and more facts about lying. We’ll unfold secrets of police interrogation, tell you all about language patterns and talk about the role of micro expressions in lie detection. On the menu: a true/false quiz, videos and lots of interactive moments with our trainer or actor.
Agility and speed. These are the basic requirements for this Segway and RIB experience.
Both initiations start with an explanation about technique and safety. Afterwards there is enough time to test out these adventurous vehicles yourself. The Segway is a self-balancing, electronically driven vehicle. By using your body you can handle this device and do some city exploration with your surveyor. During the RIB initiation you will be enjoying, in a unique way, the fresh air with this 4-wheel drive vehicle of the coast. Excitement and sensation guaranteed!
Embarking on a sailing trip is quite different from floating in a boat. The skipper welcomes you and presents the day programme. Next, he introduces you to the basic concepts of sailing. You are an active participant in navigating and steering the vessel: from rigging up the boat to calculating the change of course at sea. On the way back you can even challenge the other teams in a sailing race. For those who love a challenge, a real regatta can be worked out: each ship will be given a handicap, the starting line is at sea, weather analysis, navigational route, race officials, race buoys… A once-in-a-lifetime experience ! Once on land it’s time for the winners drink and the seamen’s stories…
During a fire walk, people can learn how to handle challenges in a safe manner. This ancient ritual originated from several native tribes in America and Africa. It teaches you to overcome the unknown: you are walking barefoot on burning charcoal, still your feet won’t burn. It produces an outburst of emotions where fear is converted into strength. You can also choose to walk through the fire as one team, one by one for one goal. Our expert on site has collaborated with numerous groups who have, by using this method, achieved a genuine mentality change.
Discover with your colleagues the Belgian or world cuisine. Are your colleagues as fast in the kitchen as at work? Can they handle a casserole with the same skill as a computer ? Or do they make a mess ? With our programme ‘ Cook-a-like ‘ we grill them. Our chefs welcome you to their mobile kitchen. Chef hats and aprons are distributed, the menu is discussed and the chores are handed out. The participants are divided into several teams, each taking on a menu. On the menu we have among other things Cuban rum cocktail, Japanese sushi, Australian spring-bags, Thai curry wok… or why not try the Belgian cuisine with its different known beers. An activity for ‘ bon vivants ‘ !
If terms like ‘Greens’, hole-in-one, putting, bunker shot, pitches etc. don’t mean anything to you, then this golf clinic is definitely what you’re looking for. After the introduction and demonstration of a real ‘Pro’ at one of our best golf courses, you’ll bluff your way into golf and know the tricks and dodges of this exciting sport! After the welcome and the introduction of the ‘Pro’, the participants get the opportunity to learn the basics of this sport or perfect themselves under the guidance of the instructors whose experience and advice are at your disposal. You can test your golfing skills in a closing putting competition on the golf-course and join a guided tour afterwards. This program takes up to two and a half hours and can be booked as a morning or an afternoon activity; you can for ex. combine this formula with a Horse Driving Clinic , thus creating a day “At the Countryside”. A lunch at the club house of the golf club would then be recommended.
Do you feel like gambling and unbridling your emotions? What about organizing your own evening out at the casino: we install French or American roulette, Blackjack, poker etc. for you and a professional croupier explains the ropes of the game. Everyone gets a starting amount to make bets to their heart’s content. At the end of the evening, you can win nice prizes. Or would you rather see a real boxing ring in your hotel, surrounded by luxuriously set tables, immersed in the typical atmosphere of the twenties? Outrageous managers, a messy press conference with a lot of verbal aggression, the whipped up voice of the commentator and the bookmakers are indispensable for evoking such an atmosphere. Professional actors play their role perfectly - afterwards you can take the chance of a lifetime at the casino.
This format is suitable as an original team-building activity and as a nice way to discover the picturesque village of Damme, both for companies as for family groups. An attractive and genius route map takes every team via 2 ‘owl flights‘ to the most beautiful places of Damme. You will notice that this polder village has more to offer than the well-known drinking & eating establishments. Roguishly ‘Till Owlglass’ and his ‘Master of the Owls’ are your guides in this format that combines culture, healthy competition, a stock of surprises and fun. Great experience…!
Time for the real deal ! With real life-sized construction materials, technical support, effort and courage anything becomes possible. From meccano constructions towering at 4-5 metres, harnessing your own wind energy, a system of aquaducts and water saving applications, hi-tech soap box racing cars to personalized robots that go head to head in a genuine “ Robot War “. Still looking for a link to ecology ? How about a giant modular kite that you all helped build ? Teamwork for real team players.
Looking from behind the wheel you will discover the beautiful landscape of ‘Le Plat Pays’, the enchanting hinterland of the Flemish Coast. Vespa, Oldtimer ( 2 cv, american oldtimers ), Quad, Segway, race buggy, electrical bikes and scooters can be chosen to discover the picturesque roads along these little villages. Or how about ecodriving with hybrid cars where the most economical driver is rewarded ? We will happily create a tailor-made rally where one or more means of transport is used so that you can have an un unforgettable day. We love to add some healthy competition by means of an animated quiz, supplemented with photographs and clues + 3 practical tests that will challenge you mentally and your Team Spirit. What is most important is that the inner person is never forgotten.
Beach and wind. That’s all we need for this Beach Kicks Adventure. This activity combines kiting and blokarting. Both initiations start with an explanation about technique and safety. Afterwards there is plenty of time to test your guts and steering skills. Kites are aircrafts with different lines and are therefore easier to control than traditional kites with one line. There are different kite types per wind speed. For example kiting is already possible as from Beaufort 1 or 2 on. Blokarting is easier than it seems, anyone can do it!
Thanks to its maneuverability, its minimum of weight and its offer of different sail sizes, the blokart can be used at many places and at different wind speeds. After a period of time you will have acquired the skills of blokarting, so you can challenge each other to a competition. This formula can be elaborated with several beach and water sports, such as beach volleyball, rafting, sea kayak, SUPs, Beach XL Games, petanque tournament, etc. As finishing touch we recommend a BBQ with an ocean view, the perfect way to end the day!
The sweet sin as you have never experienced before: fusion pralines, light biscuits, velvety cream, crunchy textures, juggling with sour, bitter and sweet… Innovative techniques with a refined finishing touch. A new world awaits you, your taste buds will never be the same…
Our master chef will introduce you to new and innovating cooking techniques while using centuries-old and often forgotten medieval local products. Skillfully presented and accessible to everyone. Cooking from a different angle with ingredients such as the Jerusalem artichoke, parsnip, Good King Henry ( also known as poor-man’s asparagus ), salsify, purslane and potherbs as a starting point.
Thanks to its historical past and romantic canals, Bruges counts innumerable film locations. Day after day, Bruges is the decor for many holiday pictures and home videos.
Even Hollywood comes here to shoot a movie. The film directors are still looking for actors and walkers-on for their movie. A compelling movie comprises a good story, emotions and above all action. During this teambuilding event, the teams visits a few film locations. By means of some movie related tests, the following skills of each team will be tested: Singing, acting, pursuing, empathy and your sharp eye for detail. And what about a stylish cocktail break? Hollywood in Bruges ! Experience it now ! This formula can also be adapted into a real acting experience, resulting in a 15-minute movie starring you and your team.
During this cocktail of activities you will stay dry: to warm up there is a kiting initiation. After this short introduction, you can try to fly a kite yourself. Kites have several lines and are therefore easier to fly. The use of different sorts of kites per wind speed already allows you to fly a kite at 1 to 2 Beaufort scale. Next you are in for a game of beach volleyball, always good for a few exciting and relaxing moments. Finally, you can choose the third activity : we recommend sand yachting because of its high degree of
originality. As you can see, there is something to everybody’s taste. As finishing touch we recommend a BBQ with an ocean view, the perfect way to end the day !