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Sep 26, 2016
“Labyrinth in the Pedway”
Dec 9, 2015
“Corporate Team Building Event”
Waxwing specializes in treasure hunts, corporate team building, social games, and unique adventures in Chicago! You'll have an adventure you won't forget.
53 E Randolph St, Chicago, IL 60601-7503
Theater District
+1 573-489-8401
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Reviewed September 26, 2016

We had a great time! The game was well-planned and so much fun. We got to work together, solve puzzles and run around the Pedway. The facilitators were great - enthusiastic and funny. I set up the event for our company and got nothing but...More

Date of experience: September 2016
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Reviewed December 9, 2015

Our company used Waxwing for our team building event at the Art Institute. We worked with Andy to come up with a great custom game which was a combination of Labyrinth and Heist, it was sort of like The Amazing Race meets a Scavenger Hunt…in...More

Date of experience: November 2015
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Reviewed October 11, 2014

Participated in a corporate team building event last week and had a great time. Well organized by our emcee and w all had a blast in the labyrinth game in the pedway. Definitely recommend this!

Date of experience: October 2014
Thank Christine D
Reviewed July 21, 2014

We participated in an event as a team and had a great time. It was challenging, fun, and a cool way to run around the loop.

Date of experience: July 2014
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Reviewed July 18, 2014

It was fun but getting it arranged was rather difficult. The options aren't easily accessible and my emails got messed up so it took a few attempts at reaching them before I got an answer. Once we got there it was fun to see people...More

Date of experience: July 2014
Thank TrishRox
Reviewed July 18, 2014

I did the scavenger hunt this week with my team from work. To be honest, I thought it'd be lame but turned out it to be a clever activity (all 3+ hours of it). It was a great way to bond with my group members...More

Date of experience: July 2014
Thank Alison M
Reviewed July 18, 2014

We did a scavenger hunt through Waxwing as a team bonding activity. It was a lot of fun! Not only a very collaborative activity but also allows some to see parts of Chicago they may not be familiar with. I would do it again!

Date of experience: July 2014
Thank LB482014
Reviewed May 14, 2014 via mobile

Awesome group experience doing the Labyrinth puzzle! I had no idea about the Pedway system before this . Would definitely recommend this to others.

Date of experience: May 2014
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Reviewed January 13, 2014

Had a good time on this scavenger hunt, having gone with NU World Cup. Really good bonding activity, and a bonus was discovering how all of downtown Chicago seems to be connected underground. Very well organized, and a really good fun activity to do in...More

Date of experience: November 2013
Thank AdyutK
Reviewed January 12, 2014

I had a lot of fun doing the scavenger hunt with NU World Cup. Got to explore the Chicago tunnel system. This was a very cool and different experience.

Date of experience: December 2013
Thank Seb P
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