Speed dating for professionals nyc
Big cities like New York and Los Angeles are hubs for speed dating.
Busy singles can get to know a lot of people in a short amount of time, through short five to seven minute mini dates or socializing activities with like-minded singles.
for clueless men and women who naively think they’re going to meet their Prince Charmings and Snow Whites in a Times Square hotel meeting room. I pictured a snaking line of dolled-up girls changing seats at a dinging bell in front of a small handful of awkward, overwhelmed men. In fact, speed dating may actually be NYC’s best-kept dating secret.
I signed up for a Monday night event with Speed NY Dating (because what else was I going to do on a Monday night?
When: Once or twice a month, usually Wednesdays or Thursdays Where: Most often at Gossip Bar & Restaurant, 733 Ninth Avenue, between 49th and 50th Streets Admission: Qwik Dates True to its name, dates here are very quick -- just three minutes with each of your assigned dates -- but there's then a free mingling period during which you can meet anyone else in the room.
You then tell the organizers who you'd like to go out with again, and if the feeling is mutual, you and your new sweetie can be off on your next (and presumably more intimate) date.
Qwik Dates nights are generally themed (like the recent Boyfriend Material: Arts-Oriented Men) or broken down by age.
On Dating has events in New York City with specific criteria.Themes include Jewish Men, Professional Men, HIV Men, Athletes, Gay Travel Lovers, Gay Geeks, and there's even a Millionaire Matchmaker Edition.