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Put Down the Phone and Pick Up a Partner: Meeting People in Denver

With today’s technology advancements, people are spending more time online and less time interacting with others face to face. This has led to a surge of dating apps that are designed to help you meet your potential partner with just a swipe of a finger. Mental Health professionals warn that this type of social interactions can leave you feeling anxious and unfulfilled. Many find the experience of online dating apps fuel ideas of poor body image, trust issues, and feelings of depression.

If you are looking to meet someone in the Denver area, put down your phone and do something fun. Do not be disappointed if you do not meet the person of your dreams, instead enjoy a social outing that can boost self-confidence and self -esteem while opening the door to romantic possibilities.

Who Doesn’t Love Dogs

Denver has several dog-friendly parks to explore. Getting some extra time with your pet, while discovering top parks in your area is a great way to meet people. Some of the most popular parks include City Park, Cheesman Park, and Washington Park.

Church Groups and Activities

If you are looking for someone who shares your faith, being involved in church groups and activities can help. You can work on your spiritual growth while making new friends who share your beliefs and core values.

Interest-Based Dabble Class

Whether you are interested in yoga, rock climbing, or paddle boarding, Dabble is a great way to try something new, boost your confidence, and meet new friends who have similar interests. Dabble has a variety of classes in Denver. Look them up to find your next adventure.

Bingo, Trivia, and Cards

Denver is a great place to meet new people. Many bars, restaurants, and taverns have event schedules that include game nights. Game nights allow you a chance to meet and conversate without having to endure awkward small talk.

Volunteer to Help Others

Volunteering brings a sense of purpose and happiness. Volunteering to help animals, firefighters, or sick children are just some of the many opportunities that Denver has to offer. Meeting new people is easy when everyone has the same goals in mind.

Eateries With Communal Tables

Going out to eat alone seems like a far-fetched idea, but the Denver scene is made for solo eating. There are a variety of restaurants that have communal tables set up for people looking to meet others and have a good meal.

Museums of Every Type

Common interest builds relationships. Denver is full of museums to help you meet someone who has similar tastes as you. Forney Museum, American Museum of Modern Art, and Museo De Las Americas are examples of interest-based places that can help you encounter your next partner.

The Beauties of Botanical Gardens

Denver Botanical Gardens have ongoing social events that allow you to be immersed in the beauty of nature. They offer adult programs and classes that will offer education about your hobby and help you meet others who have similar hobbies.

Find the Music Lover

Discovering the joy of music in Denver is easy. Many top artists have ties to Denver including Earth Wind & Fire, The Fray, and One Republic. With popular music venues at every corner, finding someone that enjoys music as much as you do is easy.

Coffee and Conversation at the Bookstore

Bookstores in Denver is not what you would expect. There are more than books and chairs. Denver area bookstores offer book clubs, café’s, and activities that bring people together over their love of books.