Meetup is our first pick on the list. It is a website similar to a social networking platform where you can connect with people who share similar interests. It gives its members the chance to link up with other people, explore new things and activities, and develop friendships and possibly more than that.
It’s different from regular dating sites because you actually get the opportunity to search for social groups that you’re interested in and not just individuals You can also join as many groups as you like.
It boasts thousands of different groups and events, so your chances of meeting other eligible singles are pretty high. A list of Meetups happening in your city can be found on the homepage.
The site is really easy to use: just enter your name and email, choose a password, and you’re ready to start meeting singles in Edmonton. There is also the possibility to create a sort of a profile, and add other information about yourself, like hometown, gender, birthday, a photo, and a short bio, but this is all optional.
Pre Dating is an agency that organizes speed dating events throughout the United States and Canada.
The company claims to have arranged over 5 million speed dates, and there is a variety of different people that attend each time, so you never know who you will meet.
However, one downside would be that the events take place only in certain cities, so you’ll have to travel if you don’t live nearby one of those places. Each district has its own event coordinator, and they are all very nice and helpful.
The events organized by Pre Dating have a standard format. Each attendee can expect to meet between 6 and 12 singles for quick pre-dates lasting about 6 minutes. Afterward, you can decide whom you would like to meet again and specify that in a Match Sheet.
Details about the time and location of an event, anticipated age range, prices and booking are usually available on the website for each event. Talking about prices for the events, it should be mentioned that they vary depending on location and other factors, but are usually between $23 and $33 per ticket.
Date’n’Dash is a dating service dedicated to speed dating events in Edmonton. Their events target singles looking for love offline. They include 5-7 minute dates in select, intimate locations across the city.
This dating agency tries to bring Speed Dating to different parts of Edmonton, in different age groups at an affordable price. Usually, each event includes 25 females and 25 males in that age range to maximize chances of finding someone suitable for each attendee.
After the event, singles hand over the match sheet and the organizers promise to email their matches within 48 hours. The meetups usually last about two hours or more and prices begin at $15 and go up to $50.
Details about upcoming events are listed on the Eventbrite website, which is the world’s largest event technology platform, so you can rest assured that they won’t lack in terms of event organization.