Assembly new folks at a pageant has been one thing we have been unable to do through the pandemic. As an alternative, we have opted for livestreaming them on the sofa. However for a lot of nations, summer season occasions are actually again on the invoice.
Tinder has teamed up with a bunch of main music festivals to carry again Competition Mode, a function launched in 2019 that allows you to join with people who find themselves planning to go to the identical occasion as you.
Competition Mode is now out there globally via the Discover tab, the place customers can work together with new folks via shared pursuits — on this case, it is which music festivals they’re eager on. You’ll match with different folks attending the identical occasion as early as a month beforehand, so you possibly can chat about which artists you need to see (and in case you’re having good chats, possibly plan to look at them collectively, possibly simply evaluate notes).
To this point, Tinder’s partnered with 20 festivals world wide together with U.S. festivals Bonnaroo, The Governors Ball, Arduous Summer time, Lovers and Mates, and EDC in Las Vegas and Orlando. In Australia, Splendour within the Grass, Falls Competition, and Competition X are on board, and within the UK, it is All Factors East and BST Hyde Park.
In Europe, there’s Lollapalooza in Stockholm, Paris, and Berlin; Sónar in Spain; Parookaville in Germany; Sziget Competition in Hungary; Palmesus in Norway; and Vunzige Deuntjes Competition and Milkshake within the Netherlands.
There’s additionally going to be a “Competition Goers” house within the app for individuals who do not see a pageant they will listed however are simply followers of music and going to festivals (and have severe FOMO).
It is simply the newest addition Tinder’s made to its Discover tab, with blind dates added in February. Simply as all the time, in case you’re assembly up with somebody new IRL, even at a music pageant, it is best to maintain a few issues in thoughts.