Originally Posted by JustinRossTso
Wow, I never knew such a thing existed. That's interesting to read! But I would be pretty freaked out in an elevator if some random foreigner started to laugh randomly!
Yep. It's basically speed dating for the purposes of marriage.
As formal as mine was, it's a lot more relaxed than many others which ask you for proof that you're single (独身証明), ask you for a copy of your degree, salary letter, etc.
Surprisingly, the municipal govt also holds konkatsu events as well but of course I wouldn't qualify since I'm not a permanent resident of Japan.