Your guide to meeting singles this summer from dating service It's Just Lunch
Palm Desert, CA, June 25, 2007 - It's Just Lunch, the premier dating service for busy professionals with over 100 locations worldwide, is here to help singles meet someone new this summer. Instead of looking for love in all the same places, It's Just Lunch recommends singles change scenery and go somewhere new.
Meet Someone New This Summer by Going Somewhere New
1. Go outside - Every city has tons of great opportunities to meet other singles during the summer. Grab a group of friends and attend the weekly jazz concert in the park in your city or a local arts festival. Get outside of your office. The warm weather provides new places to meet singles in your city. If you aren't into the arts, go to a sporting event. 74% of single women view baseball games as a great way to meet men. Single men -- get tickets to the next home game, you're sure to meet a single lady.
2. Take a vacation - 54% of singles have a summer vacation already planned for this summer. If you don't, plan something soon. If you don't have time to take off a whole week, go away somewhere of the weekend. Vacations are the perfect opportunity to get to know someone new. 39% of singles are planning a solo vacation this year and are looking to meet another solo vacationer relaxing at the beach.
3. RSVP to every BBQ and picnic you get invited to, even the ones you normally would turn down - A BBQ is a great place to meet someone new -- 66% of singles think a BBQ is the best place to meet other singles during the summer. While at a party, set a goal to strike up a conversation with at least 5 people you don't know. By leaving a lasting impression, the people you meet will be more likely to think of you when they are trying to set up other singles they know. If you don't know of any upcoming BBQ's, host your own. It's not only a great way to enjoy the warm weather with your friends; you also get to test that new recipe you've been dying to try and show off your barbequing ability.
About It's Just Lunch
Since It's Just Lunch was founded in 1991, the company has arranged millions of fun first date lunches or drinks after work - an atmosphere where singles can feel comfortable with the process of meeting a new person. With over 100 locations worldwide, each day IJL meets with clients one-on-one, then arranges hundreds of fun first dates at over 1,500 restaurants. No photo or online profile for the world to see. With many introductions leading to second dates, It's Just Lunch is the world's leading first date authority.