While dating apps like Tinder, Bumble and Zoosk are easily accessible in the era of tech-overload, they can come across for some as a bit impersonal and, quite frankly, uncomfortable. Whether you prefer to fly solo or enjoy the support of friends, there is a ton of activities, groups and places to go for all single types. Here are our choices for going solo and when going with a group.
Meetup — This popular site brings together singles from all across Fairfield County in very distinctive, unique ways. What better way to meet other singles than by having a mutual connection right off the bat? Coffee Shop Fix — For those with coffee running through their veins at all times, a cozy, quaint coffee shop can be just the ticket to curing those singles blues. a Fitness Group — Finding someone with a shared love for athletics is a good way to not only get active, but also a great way to find someone fit for you.
a Cause — On any given weekend, you can find an organization or charity holding events and fundraisers all across Fairfield County. There are so many groups on meetup. We suggest something like ballroom or swing dancing, because dancing with a partner is a great way to heat things up.
Craft Beer Hangouts — Beer-lovers getting together to drink beer? Craft-beer connoisseurs looking to find love have plenty of choices. Meet up with other singles and let your good boy make friends with others Also, help out a shelter pet by volunteering at your local rescue.
Get involved! Organizations like Curtain Call Inc. Meet fellow actors and collaborators and watch your own love story unfold. Finding someone with your same taste in books might be the first chapter of many.
Single Parent Groups — Being a single parent can be daunting. Groups for single moms and d, like Meetup and The Single Parents Network, offer a way to meet other singles with. Support groups can be a safe space and social outlet while you get ready for dating again. Book a Wine Tasting — Here cheers to a blossoming romance and you sip on delicious wines along the Connecticut Wine trail or at local tastings with someone who shares your sophisticated palate.
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Rent out a Polynesian-style floating lounge for parties up to six and drift away into the Stamford Harbor with great tunes and even better company. Catch Live Music — Music is a great way to bring people together. Trivia Night — Pub Trivia is hitting its stride lately for singles of all ages. What better way to show off your intelligence than meeting other knowledgeable singles and discounted drinks?
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Matt Storch, celebrity chef and owner of both creates delicious casual and fine cuisine with a fun bar scene at both, great for singles ready to mingle. You and your friends better WERK and visit bars like Troupe in Norwalk to see a drag show in its performance space. Go to Your Class Reunion — They say high school is the best and worst time of your life.
But hey, if going to your 5th, 10th or 20th high school or college reunion means seeing that your crush has aged quite nicely, and is single, we say give it a go. Stamford is choke-full of bar crawls year-round that will make for a fun day with friends. The St. Do an Escape Room — For the non-claustrophobic folks, an escape room is an awesome rainy activity to do with a group of people.
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What better icebreaker than getting locked in a room with complete strangers? Shopholics Anonymous — Listen, this may seem like an activity to do by yourself, but shopping with friends sometimes just does the trick. Plus, having a friend tell you what looks good or not is a plus.
Lot of stores in Fairfield County hold sidewalk sales, which is a great way to bump into other singles who share your taste in fashion. With locations in Westport, Stamford and nearby Portchester, bartaco has the kind of relaxed, warm atmosphere that singles will appreciate.
Did we mention tacos? The high-octane racetrack is a fast, exhilarating thrill to have with friends.
The facility also has a state-of-the-art bowling alley, virtual-reality corner, arcade and fully stocked bar and restaurant. Take to the Water — Living by the coast has its perks in Fairfield County. Beaches are abundant in Fairfield, Norwalk and Stamford. Look into kayak, paddleboard, and boat rentals in your area for even more fun. Most of the time its free and a great way to meet other single yogis. Check harborpt. Looking for ways to celebrate Pride Month?
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