What we're about

Our group is dedicated to bringing people together for fun and interesting activities in and around NYC. If you are new to the city, lived here forever, single, part of a couple, looking to make new friends, looking for someone special or have nothing to to on any given night, there will always be something on the schedule that you can join. At all of our events there will be a dedicated person from our group in charge and ready to greet you when you arrive. It is our goal that no one gets lost in the crowd and you feel welcome.
If you ever have a question before you come out we will always be available to answer your questions because we want you to come back again!
Some events are free and some have fees to cover the costs of tickets, reservations, etc.

Sample events: wine tastings, community service, happy hours, hiking, skiing, theater, group dinners, trivia, tours, cooking classes, camping, special holiday events, weekend and day trips, concerts and more!

Upcoming events (5+)

Game Show Night: Several Rounds, Different Games, Rotating Teams, Totally Fun!

PLEASE NOTE: THIS IS A PRE-PAY ONLY EVENT Please read carefully: This event is being hosted by Dave Cervini's newyorksocialnetwork.com ( http://www.newyorksocialnetwork.com/ ) and several of their partner Meet Up groups. The number of people you see registered on your Meet Up represent only a portion of those actually attending. If you have any questions or want to know how many are attending from all groups please contact the event host at [masked] COST: $10.00 PRE-PAY BY CLICKING ON THE LINK BELOW: https://www.newyorksocialnetwork.com/events/?ee=3616 MUST PRE-PAY!!! IF YOU ONLY SIGN UP HERE, THIS DOES NOT RESERVE YOUR SPOT/HOLD YOUR TICKET. YOU MUST CLICK ON THE LINK TO PRE-PAY Ready for a little friendly competition? Join us for this fun night of conversations, cocktails, food, drinks and goofiness as we come together to play some fun interactive games based on popular TV game Shows! We'll have several rounds of games where you can win prizes! No experience is necessary and you don't have to be a know it all to participate! If you don't have a team we will create teams at the event and switch you around for each round so that you get to socialize and meet with even more people! How it works: Arrive at 6:30pm for food and drinks at the bar/lounge. At 7pm we will create teams of 4-5. After each round you will rotate to a new team Pay as you go for food and drinks on a separate check. Please arrive early if you wish to eat. (although you will be able to eat while playing if coming late) What to expect: For this night we will do several rounds of fun competitions that will be randomly selected that night. We will base our competitions on Family Feud, Wheel of Fortune, Password, Name that Tune, Are You Smarter Than a 5 Year Old and Beat The Clock. You don't need to be a super smarty pants because you will have your team members to help you with things you don't know. Can I come alone? Yes, 98% of those attending this event will likely register on their own. You welcome to bring as many non member guests, friends & co workers as you’d like, just make sure to register for the number of people that you want below. Our staff will be ready to greet you and introduce you to others whether you are on your own or with guests. Do I need a ticket? If this is a free event, no. For paid events: Unless otherwise instructed, if you registered and paid for this event or registered with a voucher your name will be on a list at the door. If you register within 3 hours of the event it is best to bring proof of payment. If registering with a voucher follow the instruction on the voucher. Dress Code: At all events we ask that you use your best judgement based on the event. There are never jackets and ties required unless specifically stated. Keep it neat, be yourself and look your best always. How will I find the group? We will send you a confirmation email with exact locations, contact info and names of those who are hosting the event when you register for the event and send follow up emails as we get closer. Ages: 21+ Most of our events attract 20’s -40’s although some events can skew younger or older (50’s) depending on the event. Some events are clearly age specific as indicated. If this is an issue for you contact Dave at the address below and we can usually give you a very accurate idea of what to expect. Questions? Contact Dave Cervini at [masked] or call[masked] M-F 10am-4pm This event is nonrefundable unless the event is canceled or rescheduled. By registering for this event you take full responsibilities for your actions and agree to conduct yourself accordingly.

50s + Networking Night: Eat, Drink, Mix, Mingle Socialize, Network & Connect

PLEASE NOTE: THIS IS A PRE-PAY ONLY EVENT Please read carefully: This event is being hosted by Dave Cervini's newyorksocialnetwork.com ( http://www.newyorksocialnetwork.com/ ) and several of their partner Meet Up groups. The number of people you see registered on your Meet Up represent only a portion of those actually attending. If you have any questions or want to know how many are attending from all groups please contact the event host at [masked] COST: $5 donation goes to cover your hosts food and drink. PRE-PAY BY CLICKING ON THE LINK BELOW: https://www.newyorksocialnetwork.com/events/?ee=3614 MUST PRE-PAY!!! IF YOU ONLY SIGN UP HERE, THIS DOES NOT RESERVE YOUR SPOT/HOLD YOUR TICKET. YOU MUST CLICK ON THE LINK TO PRE-PAY Our Age Specific Networking Nights are a special series of casual social gatherings where we ask that participants are respectful of the age guideline that is posted for that particular night. It is a fun and casual way to meet others in our group who are from your generation. The Playwright Irish Pub on 35th street is centrally located and very accessible from all subways. They have a cozy lounge on the 2nd floor that we will use for our gathering. The drinks are affordable and the food is excellent. Here is how it works: Arrive at The Playwright between 6:30-7:30pm for cocktails and socializing at the bar. Our NYSN host will be on hand to welcome you and introduce you to others in the group. We will have a section of the lounge set aside for our group. (look for the signs) There will be a fun ice breaker game at 7:15pm with prizes. You can come for one drink or stay longer and grab a bite with your new friends, it's up to you. Our host will see who is interested in sitting down for dinner (separate checks) around 7:30pm. If you are new to the group this is a good event to come to since you will be surrounded by people you can relate to. It will also be a slightly smaller group (20-30 people) than our larger parties. It will be easier to have conversations. Can I come alone? Yes, 98% of those attending this event normally register on their own. You welcome to bring as many non member guests, friends & co workers as you’d like, just make sure to register for the number of people that you want below. Our staff will be ready to greet you and introduce you to others whether you are on your own or with guests. Do I need a ticket? For paid events: Unless otherwise instructed, if you registered and paid for this event or registered with a voucher your name will be on a list at the door. If you register within 3 hours of the event it is best to bring proof of payment. If registering with a voucher follow the instruction on the voucher. Dress Code: At all events we ask that you use your best judgement based on the event. There are never jackets and ties required unless specifically stated. Keep it neat, be yourself and look your best. How will I find the group? We will send you a confirmation email with exact locations, contact info and names of those who are hosting the event when you register. We will send follow up emails as we get closer, usually the night before or morning of. Ages: 50+ Who Comes to These?: Our activities attract NY Professionals from all backgrounds and professions who are looking to expand their social circles. You will also find others who are looking to learn something, network for business, try something they have never done before or enjoy something they love doing but can’t get their friends to do. There may also be some people looking to find that someone special who share a passion for the same activities (but don’t make this the sole reason you come out). Questions? If you want to know how many people are coming, what the ages are likely to be, the gender breakdown or the overall vibe of the event before you register, contact Dave Cervini at [masked] or call[masked]

Single Professionals After Work Party: Intellectual Interactions, Fun, Games..

PLEASE NOTE: THIS IS A PRE-PAY ONLY EVENT Please read carefully: This event is being hosted by Dave Cervini's newyorksocialnetwork.com ( http://www.newyorksocialnetwork.com/ ) and several of their partner Meet Up groups. The number of people you see registered on your Meet Up represent only a portion of those actually attending. If you have any questions or want to know how many are attending from all groups please contact the event host at [masked] COST: $15.00 PRE-PAY BY CLICKING ON THE LINK BELOW: https://www.newyorksocialnetwork.com/events/?ee=3598 MUST PRE-PAY!!! IF YOU ONLY SIGN UP HERE, THIS DOES NOT RESERVE YOUR SPOT/HOLD YOUR TICKET. YOU MUST CLICK ON THE LINK TO PRE-PAY Join us for a whole new spin on bringing singles together. Forget the usual cheesy singles nights. We have a sure fire formula that will help spark conversations and connections for today's active single professionals by keeping everyone engaged in the action the entire night! If you are a dynamic, outgoing and active single professional you won't want to miss this exciting event. Here is how it works.. Upon arrive you will be given a name tag and what you need to participate in the activities for the evening that are designed to keep you moving, socializing, mixing and mingling the entire night! (doors open at 6pm) Our hosts will be on hand to welcome you and introduce you to others in the group as well as explain the activities for the evening. There will be activities that you will participate in on your own and in teams. Some activities will last a few minutes and others unfold during the course of your entire time there. Expect to solve puzzles, seek out clues and even participate in some team activities that will earn you credits and prizes as well as get you to interact with as many people as possible. There will be a code of conduct (see below) that people will be expected to follow to make the night fun for everyone. For those who do not wish to randomly give out their personal information, we will have our special "I'm interested" cards. What to expect: The entire space at The World Bar reserved for our group. Drink specials Light appetizers while they last Music played at conversational levels. Music is all in the background. There will be no dancing (unless you want to!) CODE OF CONDUCT Be respectful of others. Anyone visibly intoxicated or under the influence of other substances will be asked to leave. No means No. Anyone being rude or disrespectful will be asked to leave. If your are 50 and think you look 30, think again remember you are still 50. Please no hovering or stalking. Who is this party for? If you are a single professional in or around the tri state area who is truly single (nothing complicated), open to meeting other singles for possible connections in a fun and casual way and willing to respect the format of our event, this party is for you. Who should stay away? If you are looking for a quick hook up, are in a relationship or have too many friends with benefits, are looking for someone more than 15 years older or younger than you or expect to sit on the sidelines and have people come up and talk to you instead of you making an effort don't come. What time should I get there? For the best socializing and the games try to arrive between 6pm-7:30pm. Really the earlier the better but if you get there later there will still be tons of people to talk to. FOR FULL EVENT DETAILS AND TO PRE-PAY, CLICK ON THE LINK BELOW: https://www.newyorksocialnetwork.com/events/?ee=3598

The Grand Central Scavenger & History Hunt *PRE-PAY EVENT*

Meet at The Great Northern Food Hall at Grand Central

$15.00

PLEASE NOTE: THIS IS A PRE-PAY ONLY EVENT Please read carefully: This event is being hosted by Dave Cervini's newyorksocialnetwork.com ( http://www.newyorksocialnetwork.com/ ) and several of their partner Meet Up groups. The number of people you see registered on your Meet Up represent only a portion of those actually attending. If you have any questions or want to know how many are attending from all groups please contact the event host at [masked] COST: $15.00 PRE-PAY BY CLICKING ON THE LINK BELOW: https://www.newyorksocialnetwork.com/events/?ee=3467 MUST PRE-PAY!!! IF YOU ONLY SIGN UP HERE, THIS DOES NOT RESERVE YOUR SPOT/HOLD YOUR TICKET. YOU MUST CLICK ON THE LINK TO PRE-PAY How many times have you walked through Grand Central and actually taken time to really appreciate how beautiful it is? With this Scavenger Hunt you will not only get to appreciate one of New York's most iconic buildings, but you will get to meet dozens of interesting NYSN members and friends in a fun and casual way. Come alone or with a friend and we will team you up with others attending. Enjoy a cocktail or cup of coffee with the group then we will send you out on your adventure. The group will meet in The Great Northern Food Hall at Grand Central at noon Each team will have 75 minutes to complete the scavenger hunt with a list of questions, challenges, and puzzles. The teams with the most points will win prizes. Following the hunt you can stay at The Great Northern Food Hall for food and drinks Level: No prior knowledge needed of anything… just have fun. Ages: 21+ Questions? Contact Dave Cervini at [masked] or call[masked] M-F 10am-4pm This event is nonrefundable unless the event is canceled or rescheduled. By registering for this event you take full responsibilities for your actions and agree to conduct yourself accordingly. What to wear: dress for the weather but 98% of the clues are inside Grand Central Can I come alone? Yes 98% of those attending will be coming on their own. We will team you up with other fun people.

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