To qualify for the Boston Marathon, athletes must meet time standards which correspond to age and gender.The qualifying window for the 2019 Boston Marathon opened on Saturday, September 16, 2017.Plenty of big attractions—from the Brooklyn Museum to the San Diego Museum of Art—offer monthly happy hours, wooing artsy singles with cocktails and live music. Another strategy for uncovering a city’s best singles scene is exploring the activities that locals love most.
If you prefer snobs of the burger variety, head to Holeman and Finch, where every night at 10 p.m., you can line up for one of the 24 acclaimed double-patty (grass-fed chuck and brisket) cheeseburgers, served on house-made buns.
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The seat of Texas government is also the nation’s capital of hipsters, according to readers, who also ranked Austin No. Given Austin’s high density of both college students and bearded Peter Pan types, the can’t-miss spots for meeting singles include dive bars and food trucks: you can find both at Wonderland on East 6th, a stylishly low-key bar that provides space outside for the Thai-flavored East Side King truck.
To mingle with fellow foodies, check out The Picnic, a trailer park on Barton Springs Road, which is home to Turf N Surf Po’ Boy and Hey Cupcake!
Pull up a stool to chat at La Carafe—the city’s oldest bar, with a fabulous jukebox—or try the newbie, downtown’s Public Services Wine and Whisky, which is located in the old 1884 Cotton Exchange building and serves a wide range of global wines, sherries, and whiskeys. 1 city for singles still knows how to whoop it up, ranking at the top of the survey for festivals, bars, and wild weekends.