Enchanted Springs Ranch: True Texas Corporate Event Venue
A corporate event is an event that a company hosts and promotes to its employees and clients. There are a number of reasons and occasions in which a company will host a corporate event. Let’s take a deep dive into the world of planning this type of event!
When a company hosts an event, they are working towards a goal. The goal may be to announce a new product launch, reward employees for hard work, celebrate a milestone or special occasion, strengthen their team or train employees on a new skill.
These events need to be both entertaining and rewarding. Statistics show that company’s who hold frequent staff events have higher employee retention, and overall team performance. It is important for business events to recognize and appreciate its employees.
There are a number of events that fall under this corporate event category. Here’s a look at some of the most common types:
Company picnics are a great way to get your employees and their families involved. Enchanted Springs Ranch has hosted dozens of company picnics. With over 86 acres of ranch land to entertain on, it is the perfect location to include activities and entertainment for everyone on your guest list.
Team building activities help to strengthen problem solving techniques among group members. Team building exercises increase team work amongst team members. For companies to experience success, teams need to work together. One of our favorite team building games at the ranch is the western scavenger hunt through the Old West town.
Board Meetings, Sales Trainings, & Leadership Retreats
Business meetings are typically held weekly, monthly, quarterly, or annually. These events most frequently take place in board rooms or private meeting spaces. The recent meetings & events trend is to host these meetings in a unique and interactive environment. Enchanted Springs Ranch offers several large and small meeting spaces all nestled within an Old Western Town.
Employee Appreciation Events & Incentive Trips
It’s important to reward employees for their hard work and efforts. These events encourage employees to continue working hard and meeting their goals. Enchanted Springs Ranch hosts groups from all over the country for incentive trips. Attendees get to experience a true Texas working ranch.
Even if you don’t throw any other events throughout the year, holiday parties are a must! These can be as extravagant or as low key as you want. Employees will definitely appreciate a festive get together with coworkers. Enchanted Springs Ranch hosts holiday parties on select dates in November and December complete with a light show.
Business dinners are a great way to entertain your clients! Enchanted Springs Ranch hosts corporate ranch nights complete with a BBQ dinner, live animal interactions, libations, and western entertainment such as live music, line dancing, and more!
A company will host a trade show to promote a particular products or service to its customers and clients. These can be held at convention centers or event venues. Enchanted Springs Ranch has over 10,000 square feet of event spaces to choose from making it the perfect location for your next corporate trade show. Switch it up and bring your trade show outdoors for some rustic charm!
A business announces a new product or service through a product launch. The launch doesn’t have to be boring and run-of-the-mill. Make it an exciting event for you employees with puzzle pieces for your guests to connect the dots and discover the new product. If you are going to announce a new product during an event, there are plenty of fun and unique ways to brand the event with the the business and products.
Conferences & Convention
A conference is typically several days and attendees come from all over to engage and experience the event. It’s important to include some of the other types of corporate events during a conference or convention. Incorporating team building or appreciation events is a great idea! Enchanted Springs Ranch is located in San Antonio which is recognized as a one of the top meeting destinations in the country.
Charity/volunteer Events & Fundraising Galas
Giving back to the community is a wonderful way for a business to engage and encourage employees. Whether you are organizing a staff volunteer day, assembling toys or volunteering at a shelter, it’s important to strategically plan these events. You can even incorporate charitable activities during the events you are already hosting.
A Corporate Event Planners Dream
Enchanted Springs Ranch has over ten years of experience in the event industry specifically working with many diverse types of corporate event . The ranch has built events of many size and formats. Located just a short 30 minutes from San Antonio, the ranch delivers stunning hill country views, authentic Texas entertainment, and turnkey planning services for every type of company event.
With over hundreds of activities and entertainment to choose from, your attendees are sure to love the True Texas experience they get at Enchanted Springs Ranch. The ranch offers on-hand event coordinators guaranteed to make the event planning process a breeze! As an added plus, you will work with the same coordinator from start to finish of your event. Even if you are in the beginning stages of planning your next corporate outing, the ranch employees can help with everything from bar services, catering, entertainment and more!