Topics: Dating - Wikipedia

Interesting in attending a speed dating event but unsure what to expect? Then read on for tips and suggestions on what to do, what to wear and how to act during a speed date.

Speed dating was first created in the 90 s for people who wanted to meet a lot of singles in a short period of time. Most speed dating events take place in a bar or coffee shop, range in cost from $20-80, and offer the opportunity to meet anywhere from 10 to 25 or more people in one given night for a round-robin-style speed dates. More

The length of time spent with each of the people you meet at a speed dating event is determined by the organizers. Some companies have the length of time baked into their business name (such as Eight Minute Dates), whereas others use the number of people (such as 25 Dates). Most speed dating companies range from three to ten minutes per date, with the entire evening s dates lasting approximately two or three hours. Some speed dating companies also offer mixers before and after the speed dating event.