When planning a first date, most guys settle for some variation of the dinner-and-a-movie night. There’s nothing particularly wrong with this strategy. It’s been tested. It’s easy.
A good first date allows for conversation but at the same time takes some of the focus off you so that you’re not under pressure to talk incessantly. The first date ideas on this list provide the right balance of conversation and pleasant distraction.
Try out a sports park and test your skills at the go-carts or batting cages!
If you are fairly certain the two of you will hit it off, go for dinner. Traditional chain restaurants are safe, albeit uninspired.
Go to the local botanical gardens or a specialty plant store.
Something silly might actually be a wise choice. If she can laugh at herself, she’s a keeper.
Go Biking. Exercise stimulates the body and mind, and being with someone who cares about physical fitness is an admitted turn-on for most people.
Play Video Games. Alright nerds, before you bust out Call of Duty or World of Warcraft, this suggestion is only meant for specific games.