Speed dating is a formalized matchmaking process of dating system whose purpose is to encourage people to meet a large number of new people.
Its origins are credited to Rabbi Yaacov Deyo of Aish Ha Torah, originally as a way to help Jewish singles meet and marry.
Speed Dating, as a single word, is a registered trademark of Aish Ha Torah.
• Speed Dating: , 5pm-8pm (includes Mixer), after the rounds are done join the Mixer from 8pm-9pm • Mixer Only: /Pre Sale or /Door, 5pm-9pm To Buy Tickets: https:// Speed Dating and Mixer tickets includes FREE ADMISSION to our After-Party at the legendary Henrietta Hudson! Dates last six to eight minutes apiece, and daters get to try out eight potential suitors.When: Once or twice a month, usually Wednesdays or Thursdays Where: Most often at Gossip Bar & Restaurant, 733 Ninth Avenue, between 49th and 50th Streets True to its name, dates here are very quick -- just three minutes with each of your assigned dates -- but there's then a free mingling period during which you can meet anyone else in the room.To make the chance for a match as likely as possible, this popular gay men's speed dating option breaks things downs by age and type for each session.Themes include Jewish Men, Professional Men, HIV Men, Athletes, Gay Travel Lovers, Gay Geeks, and there's even a Millionaire Matchmaker Edition.