Appropriate for singles, the romantically attached, or those accidentally attached by Velcro, the events range from intimate happy hours and theme parties to teeming galas and tours.Speed-dating sessions move at a brisk clip in DC's most buzz-worthy bars and restaurants, where professionals are sequestered into congruous categories according to age, religious inclination, and sneaker-brand preference. So for those like Klein, who want to date in a specific age range, the key is looking in places where people of the same age are likely to gather. “You have to go to the bar where people around your same age would be.” Not everyone cares. I’m established,” says Klein, 46, a physical therapist who lives in D. “I want someone on my same level.” When it comes to dating, where you look determines whom you’ll find.
Local speed dating Washington DC is very popular in the area.
To keep things fun and relaxed, organizers host pre- and postsession mixers with a cash bar. Click here to watch coverage of a Professionals in the City speed-dating event on Limit 4 per person, may buy 4 additional as gifts. 24hr cancellation notice required, or fee up to voucher price may apply. All event admission must be used by the same people. Seeing that DC’s professional community was in need of organized, after-work events where relaxed socializing and networking could transpire, Michael Karlan founded Professionals in the City as a unique way of uniting the community through newly forged romantic and business connections.
His company's rapid-fire approach to building rapports was recently featured on the , due to its ability to quickly connect its 200,000 members at more than 1,000 events.
Unlike many other groups who try to capitalize on the “ Singles” theme, we understand how this can scare away too many people.
HOWEVER, we also recognize that over 50% of our members are likely single.