Some clever people across our nation's capital have come up with some rather alternative speed dating options to remove some of the ickiness from the process, and, yes, have made their speed dates ideas (dare I say it), fun. While this isn't billed as a formal speed date, Speed uk's ping pong dating is for London singles looking for a bit of friendly competitive banter. The following day, your matches are then emailed to you. All within your own personal boundaries though, obvs. Sounds incredibly random, but then again, speed dating isn't your average pastime now, is it?
Yeah, traditionally they aren't the most joyous of experiences. Essentially, more people to feel horribly awkward with. For a speed date that takes awkward small talk completely out of the equation, Shhh Dating events ask guests to rely on the power of non-verbal communication. If you are a bit of a closet bike fiend, then why not entertain the idea of a cycle speed date? Demand is high for this event, so get in early to avoid disappointment. You basically take along the novel you're reading to your session, then wax lyrical with your partner about all things bookish. If you are sick to death of speed dating over burgers, then this meat/dairy-free evening is going to be right up your street. Like the silent speed date we mentioned above, tantric speed dating relies more on your non-verbal communication, requiring singles to connect using eye contact. Meet new people through creative play at one of Play Date London's crafty evenings.
The degradation of signing up to a session (in the local town hall perhaps, eesh), then having to sit opposite some poor chap (wearing a name tag) who feels equally as mortified as you, it doesn't really make for a thrilling evening. Well, thankfully for us speed-weary singletons, help is at hand. Tickets cost £15 and includes two hours of ping pong play, plus free access to Speed Dater's online site to keep in touch with other attendees. Think flirty looks, long eye gazing and absolutely no nattering until the end of the session. London bicycle boffins Look Mum No Hands have devised their own evening comprised of singles meeting 5 or more people during four-minute dates, with a free drink thrown in for good measure. Original offer literary speed date sessions in Central London throughout the year, and tickets are priced from £21. Meet like-minded Londoners over drinks at one of Speed uk's vegan/vegetarian nights to chat about your shared lifestyle. Date In ADash.com's tantric nights begins with the lighter stuff, then the second part of the evening involves some touching (come on, it's funny), holding hands and hugging. Think magic sand, Play-Doh sculpting, table air hockey, colouring, crafting, body painting - all set in a casino.
There, you’ll be able to show off your creative skills in a unique game, where you might just impress someone special.
As part of the Light Night festival on Friday May 13th, Tate Liverpool will be opening it's doors to Fastlove for a one-off event aimed at lovers of the arts who want to meet like-minded people.
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