Fridays gathering at the Red Ox Tavern in Utica will be the second Lock and Key event thats been held in the metro Detroit area.
Women will receive padlocks when they arrive at Red Ox and men will get keys.
Santa Barbara Matchmakings Lisa Darsonval can help.
The go-to local matchmaker hosts regular Lock and Key parties that offer a space for matching that is as straightforward as it is creative.
Upon arrival, women attendees get padlocks and men get keys.
Magazines and websites produce periodic Best Cities for Singles stories that judge communities mainly on how easily their unattached residents can become attached.
Orlando usually winds up in the middle tier of such lists, as it did in a recent story measuring life in general and love in particular for solo souls in 40 American cities.
We dropped the ball elsewhere, however, and wound up sneaking into the roster at a modest 27th overall.
But these stories are generally cobbled together out of statistics and polls compiled and analyzed by journalists who never set foot in the towns theyre writing about.
One happy couple even invited the owner of Lock and Key, Darren, to their wedding in Italy.
After all, it was his event that began the start of their new life.
Singles pay a cover charge to meet up in a club where each male gets a key and each woman gets a lock to wear around her neck. The ostensible object of the game is to match them up, but its all just a clever icebreaker.
The latest Orlando club to try it out, appropriately enough, is the Icebar.