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Team Building With A (Lemon) Twist

Transform your next team event into an unforgettable adventure with Happy Hour Academy. We bring a unique blend of mixology education and electrifying competition right to your office or conference, crafting moments of joy, connection, and spirited competition.  Ready to shake up your activities?

Unlock Creativity With Every Sip

Welcome to Wonder

Begin your mixology journey with a signature cocktail on arrival, as our world-class mixologist educators use simple cocktail theory to walk your team through how to transform a basic cocktail into the extraordinary cocktail they're sipping on.

Once teams are formed, the competition begins to build a cocktail that tells a story unique to each group.  With guidance from our mixologists, every step of the journey. is curated to bring your team's creative energy to the forefront of the experience. 

Once teams present their cocktails to their peers, sample versions are provided for each attendee to enjoy!

Sampling and Sensory Stations

Paired with our remarkable Mystery Boxes, our ​Mixology Competitions also include stations to sample and savour new and exotic ingredients to spark your teams' creativity.

Inclusive Options

With options for alcohol-free cocktails alongside traditional choices, we ensure every team member can fully participate and enjoy the experience.

Complete Event Management

From setup to teardown, we handle all the details for a seamless experience, allowing you to immerse fully in the joy of the event.

We even include a complimentary co-branded plaque and prize pack for the winning teams.

Ready to get started?

The ideal mash-up between a cocktail party and a team-building experience, our Mystery Box Mixology Competitions are perfect for teams looking to blend creativity, collaboration, and a dash of competitive spirit. This experience transforms ordinary team bonding into an extraordinary sensory journey.  This is gamification done right.

Mystery Box Mixology Competitions

Why Happy Hour Academy?

Industry Recognition

We stand as the preferred choice among top Experiential, Public Relations, and Marketing Firms.

Our reputation precedes us in the industry, built on a foundation of trust, creativity, and unparalleled service.


Our approach goes beyond the conventional, earning us recognition for creativity, flexibility, and the ability to deliver uniquely spirited mixology and cocktail catering experiences that meet your clients' brands where they need us to be. 

At the heart of our offerings is the blend of meticulous craftsmanship with cutting-edge mixology.


We go beyond the traditional, pushing boundaries to create immersive experiences that resonate.


Our mixologists are artisans and innovators, dedicated to building memorable branded cocktail experiences that inspire and delight all senses.

Your Vision, Amplified

We're not just service providers; we're your strategic partners in creating unforgettable moments.


Understanding your brand's essence allows us to tailor experiences that resonate deeply with your audience. From personalized cocktail creations to interactive mixology sessions, every aspect is designed with your brand's narrative in mind, ensuring a cohesive and captivating event.

Every touchpoint is optimized for engagement, enabling you to focus on creating memorable connections.

Artistry Meets Innovation

Our approach is guided by a deep understanding of the latest trends in both mixology and experiential marketing. With a keen eye for detail, we craft delightful beverage solutions that fit seamlessly with your brand or theme.


From custom cocktail colours that match your brand palette to innovative garnishes that feature your logo, to packaged branded cocktails and kits, we ensure every element of your event is a direct reflection of your brand's ethos.

How To Book With Us

Choose Your Experience

Looking for cocktail kits? We offer a variety of exciting cocktail kits with packages built to dazzle your peers. 

Don't need cocktail kits? Our Grocery List Guided Tours are spectacular fun.

Customize Your Experience

Work with our Event Gifting Professionals to build the perfect cocktail kit for you.  From branded shakers, snacks, logo stencils and more, the possibilities are endless.

Looking for a little team building? Foster connections with new teammates by adding an Ice Breaker; or, Gamify the event with one of our fourth-wall-breaking interactive games. 

Kick Back & Relax

Once we have registration data for your event, we'll get to work to build and ship out our stunning cocktail kits to the doors of each of your recipients. 

Examples Of Our Work

La Roche-Posay


Siempre Tequila

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