Celebrating 20 years of real connections on Meetup
Whatever you’re looking to do this year, Meetup can help. For 20 years, people have turned to Meetup to meet people, make friends, find support, grow a business, and explore their interests. Thousands of events are happening every day—join the fun.
How Meetup works
Meet new people who share your interests through online and in-person events. It’s free to create an account.
Join a group
Do what you love, meet others who love it, find your community. The rest is history!
Find an event
Events are happening on just about any topic you can think of, from online gaming and photography to yoga and hiking.
Start a group
You don’t have to be an expert to gather people together and explore shared interests.
Upcoming online events
Stories from Meetup
People on Meetup have fostered community, learned new skills, started businesses, and made life-long friends. Learn how.
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