Venue Details

8 Star Starred
The Wine Artist
Cross road: Cape May 21064 Bake Parkway Lake Forest, CA 92630
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Member Tips

Ample free parking at Spectrum Business Ctr, cross road Cape May
info • Feb 23 2013 star this tip starred
Trendy casual, nice jeans OK but no sports attire (for men)
info • Feb 23 2013 star this tip starred
Goldstar Member
Something had too much garlic & led to bad breath for some.
info May 09 2011 star this tip starred
Only beer and wine (and water) served - no other drinks.
info May 10 2011 star this tip starred
All dressed appropriatly and fit in - a classy crowd.
info May 10 2011 star this tip starred
No problem with parking - as it was not a huge crowd.
info May 10 2011 star this tip starred
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Reviews & Ratings

6 ratings
3.5 average rating
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3 events
2 reviews
2 stars
attended May 07 2011

There were 40 men & 40 women. The men were each issued a key & each woman a lock. This is intended to be used as an icebreaker to start a conversation, but that didn't... continued

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45 events
12 reviews
13 stars
attended May 12 2012

Was ok. Not the best way to really meet men.

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1 events
1 review
0 stars
attended Oct 08 2011

It was better than I expected. The wine selection was limited for the event but was enjoyable. There was a good mix of people and everyone seemed to be having a good... continued

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More Information



Every woman gets a padlock. Every man gets a key. Your goal is to match the right key with the right padlock. Every time you unlock you get a ticket that enters you into the drawing to win great prizes from party sponsors.

After every successful unlock, you get another lock or key so you can get back into the fray and meet more people! Throughout your quest, you are sure to meet tons of people of the opposite sex in a fun and different way.

Lock and Key Events are a great alternative to the club scene and traditional socials since the fun and unique ice-breaker format ensures that you meet tons of new people.

About the Ticket Supplier: OC-SD

Lock and Key Events are the fun, new interactive dating event for singles. It's the ultimate icebreaker. Men get keys, women get locks. As soon as you check in and get your first lock or key, set off to try and find its match. Every key matches at least 2-3 locks, so depending on how outgoing you are, you could find your first match with in minutes! Just approach a member of the opposite sex and ask if you can see if your hardware is a match. It's that easy! Events usually have between 100 and 200 single professionals, so the possibilities are endless. The event rosters are closely monitored to make sure that there is an even amount of men and women. Once you find your match, turn in your hardware and get a new piece and start all over. The more matches you make, the more entries into the end of the night raffle you receive. Some prizes have included hotel stays, gym memberships, cash, bar tabs, free tickets to other singles events and more.