Some companies tout that they partner with many organizations including Craigslist offerings and 'Meet-Up' groups for their events. There is no set start time for the speed dating portion of the night - we like to wait for all daters to arrive, settle in and grab a refreshment before the speed dating portion. Only daters that garner matches are notified approx. How long will I chat with my Prospective ‘Date-Mate’?Chat up your prospective 'Date-Mates' 6-7 minutes at a time. In today’s world we tend to know in a matter of minutes if we ‘click’ with someone.We don’t find anything romantic about name tags, microphones and whistles – so we don’t use them! Daters that don’t like to settle and tend to set the trend rather than follow it. You will be sent a confirmation from us and your name will be noted on our Guest List.~~Do you screen your speed daters?We are in part defined by our venues and our crowd reflects such. Simply select the EVENT SCHEDULE tab on the homepage for a listing of our events. In the 11 years we have had the pleasure of serving daters we've noticed the nicer a dater is to us, our hosts and each other, the more matches they get.A relaxed and comfortable approach to speed dating.Rewarding lovely daters with discounts and complimentary events while saying no thank you to anyone we don't think you'll fancy meeting. Most American speed dating parties are a bit like being at a college job fair.
If you prefer a more cosmopolitan first date, Raleigh has lots of great museums and live music venues.Unlike other speed dating companies that offer free spots to those that don't receive matches, we take a different approach to returning guests.Those that receive matches, are quite popular and absolutely lovely - are often invited back with discounts or with our compliments. Please feel free to select the age range most comfortable for you.Our 'Night For Suzanne' is a great way to give back and have fun while doing it!Donate to the Joan Gaeta Foundation or any Cancer charity of your choice in the amount of your purchase - let us know you did - and we'll add you to the guest list of your desired event. For more information about the Joan Gaeta Foundation partnership, click here!Register now to see personals posted by Raleigh singles using any computerâs browser or on your smartphone with our convenient mobile app.