$20 – $65

OU Alumni Speed Dating Event

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BIG SPRING PARK

300 Church Street, SW

Huntsville, AL 35801

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WHO: Christian Singles ages 21+

(dating is divided into separate Generational age groups)*

WHAT: Christian Speed Dating Event

WHEN: 2:00pm-9:30pm, Saturday Night, April 15, 2017

WHERE: BIG SPRING PARK, 300 Church Street, SW, Huntsville, AL 35801

WHY: a Singles Networking Meet & Greet with an opportunity to contribute to College $cholar$hip$ Fundraiser.

*separated and divided into 6, age-specific, generational dating groups:

  • New Millennials: 21-24
  • Millennials: 25-33
  • Gen-Yers: 34-42
  • Gen-Xers: 43-52
  • Baby Boomers: 53-69
  • Great Age: 70+

**If preferred, you may date "Up" into the next group. No participant is allowed to date "Down" to their group below.

NOTE: Please note age DISCOUNTS before purchasing Tickets!!

TICKET INCLUDES: $cholar$hip Donation, Admission to the Speed Dating Event, The Rules of Engagement, Meet & Greet Icebreakers, Harmony & Attraction Exercises, Breakout Sessions, Ruth & Boaz Scavenger Hunt, All-You-Can-Eat Lunch & Learn, on-site "Micro Dates", Relationship BIBLE Jeopardy Game, Virtual Reality Dating Experiences, Old School Dating Game, Romantic Evening Gourmet Banquet Buffett, Contact Info Stickers--for Sharing, Speed Dating Materials, and your FREE Relationship Book & Author's Signing! There will be a variety of Relationship Books by various Authors. To provide ticket affordability, relationship books are not included in the Millennials' or Married Couples ticket price. All books are available for a discounted purchase--after Sunset--at the Venue.

VENUE: BIG SPRING PARK, 300 Church Street, SW, Huntsville, AL 35801

HOTEL: For those needing accommodations, Guest Rooms have been reserved for Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and/or Sunday nights April 12-16, 2017. Call for Discounted Rates: 425-201-8281

AUTHORS & GUESTS:

David Thomas, Singer/Songwriter of Take6 & The MaD Love Show

Marla Thomas, Socialite of "Love & Hip-Hop: Hollywood" & The MaD Love Show

Cocoa Brown, of "The People vs. OJ Simpson" and Tyler Perry's: "Single Mom's Club" & "For Better or For Worse"

Stephan Labossiere, author of "God Where Is My Boaz?" & "He Who Finds a Wife"

Patrice Thomas-Conwell, an HBCU University Professor & Author of Nobody Ever Told Me I Might Not Get Married!"

Jeff Johnson, Christian "Romantic Comedy" (www.jeffgiant.me)

Pastor Kiran David, founder of Millennial Ministries, Authour of "Love is a Decision"

Brian D. Thomas, Author of "The Plug" & Singer/Songwriter with "The Grace Tour"

Kathy Westfield, Christian Comediene of BET's "Comic View"), TBN, & "America's Funniest People"

Shonda Brown-White, Author of "Don't be a Wife to your Boyfriend!" & #LifeAndLoveRealTalk

David Ross, Psychologist & Relationship Coach, Author of "Don't be Yourself--be a Better Person"

FAQs:

What's Christian Speed Dating all about? It's a fun way of having a larger selection of people to choose from to say 'YES’ to the potentially right one--without unwanted time with the wrong one!

Is a Pre-Registration available?

Yes! Register here, on EventBrite, to receive up to a $90 discount from "at the door" costs!

Author's Book Signing Reception

Please attend the Pre-Registration to receive your wristbands and the relationship book of your choice. Authors will be available for book signing and discussions. On-site Registration begins, at the Big Spring Park on Thursday, April 13th, from 10am-9pm and Friday, April 14th from 10m-6pm.

How will the evening flow?

REGISTRATION: Pre-Registration is available, here on EventBrite, at a deeply disconted rate. Pre-Registration begins, at the Huntsville Marriott on the afternoon of Thursday, April 13th, from 12pm-9pm and Friday, April 14th from 8am-6pm. Special pre-event Door Prizes will be awarded and FREE Refreshments will be served! Registration for the evening event will begin at 7:00pm.Doors will open @2pm for those attending the Buffet Luncheon. Please arrive at Registration early to receive Priority Seating! Your Speed Dating Materials: Lanyards, Wristbands, Badges, Pens, and Scorecards, etc. will be included, as well.

MIX & MINGLE: at the Lunch Buffet, with Team-building Scavenger Hunts, Personal Info--Collect & Exchange, Ice Breakers, and in the Evening Banquet!

TAKE a CHANCE: To meet around 20-30 different potential partners in 1 single event!

MEET & GREET: This event begins as a collective group with a joint Worship Session. There are several other sessions where the group meets collectively for an opportunity to interface with more participants.

MEALS: An All-You-Can-Eat full Buffet will be served during the Lunch & Learn. If you plan to attend the Lunch & Learn, please purchase a Luncheon Ticket. Later participants will enjoy an Elegant, Romantic Evening Banquet. Also, served as a Buffet and included in your Ticket price.

SPEED DATING: Registrants will divide into generational groups to enjoy the fun experience of speed-dating. Dating rounds are 3-5 minutes each. If preferred, you may date "Up" into the next group. No participant is allowed to date "Down" to their group below.

MEET YOUR MATCH: Participants will then move into the next mixer to mingle with the group and review their matching results.

PURPOSE: Our events aren’t just for finding your dream partner; they're also about meeting a variety of people and making new friends.

TICKETS: may be purchased here on EventBrite or, for a premium price, at the door of the Venue.

Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event?

YES, you must be 18 years old, to attend. Please arrive with Government-issued ID.

What are my parking options for getting to and from the event?

UBER service is now available in Huntsville. If driving to the event, FREE parking is available at the Venue.

What should I bring into the event?

1) a Government-issued ID.

2) your pre-printed EventBrite Ticket.

3) Food & Water will be provided on-site. Please do NOT bring any alcoholic beverages, non-prescription drugs, or illegal contraband.

4) You may want to bring pre-printed business (calling) cards which include your name and relevant social media platforms. The Event Organizer will provide a set of Sharing Sticker Labels that include your Name and Contact information.

How can I contact the organizer with any questions?

AdventistD8@gmail.com

What's the refund policy?

Because this event is a College Scholarship Fundraiser, there are NO refunds! Tickets are transferable for the current event. Please notify the organizer, within 3 days of the event--by 12:00pm, April 12th, 2017, if someone will attend this event utilizing your EventBrite ticket.

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

Yes, please pre-print and bring your EventBrite ticket.

Can I update my registration information?

Yes! Please keep your contact information current within the EventBrite registration area.

Is my registration fee or ticket transferrable?

There are NO refunds! However, tickets are transferable. Please notify the organizer, within 72 hours of the event, if someone will attend this event utilizing your ticket.

Is it OK if the name on my ticket or registration doesn't match the person who attends?

Tickets are transferable. Please notify the organizer, within 72 hours of the event, if someone will attend this event utilizing your ticket.

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