Think speed dating is a relic of the past? Think again. Although plenty of us have turned to meeting someone over cyber space, there's still something to be said about sitting down to meet potential partners in person. Sure, the idea of having dozens of three-minute conversations in one night can seem awkward, but it's also a great way to get yourself out there.
And actually, there are plenty of themed speed dating nights in New York City that will ensure you have at least one thing in common with everyone else in the room. So, if you're tired of swiping left and right, then it might be time to give speed dating a try.
Ahead, we've rounded up some of the best speed dating events in NYC.