If it works for co-worker bonding, it's worth a try for a fun stranger date.
Date numero uno is all about the conversation and bonding: sometimes it's a make-it-or-break-it evening.
But if all the restaurant reservations and silence-filled movie hours of your typical date just ramp up your anxiety, get inspired to think outside the box with a host of other creative options that will set a more inviting mood.
Not all roller skaters were born with balance, but taking a risk with a roller skating date can take the seriousness out of a first date that typically involves wining and dining.
A few falls later and you'll both be a whole lot closer.
And when you finally emerge at the end of the path, you'll still have time to snack on cider and apple donuts.
Appeal to your inner child by buying tickets for a carnival. But embrace the cheesiness—share cotton candy, let him try to win you a prize, and ride the Ferris wheel if you've got the stomach for it.The adrenaline rush of watching your favorite sports team with someone else who maybe, possibly shares your fanaticism can be a quick and easy way to get to know each other. When you're both book nerds, a day spent browsing your local bookstore is the ideal set-up to get you bonding over your favorite titles.It also allows you to give each other suggestions on what to read next.A pottery class will also help you get your hands dirty, Whether you live by an ocean or a lake, a day out on the sand is always a calming date spot if the weather's playing along.Soak in some sunshine near the water and as the day draws to a close, take a romantic stroll with the setting sun as an Instagram-worthy backdrop.There's no better place to explore on a date than the pretty manicured lawns and gardens of a botanical garden.