HOW TO SHARE YOUR #OPENSEAT

It is really easy to host or attend your first #OpenSeat experience and start connecting with interesting people in your city. As a Host, or a Guest, you will have two events to choose from; namely PRIVATE or PUBLIC experiences.


Private Meal Public Meal

PRIVATE MEAL EXPERIENCES:

A private meal experience is an exclusive event where hosts decide and invite selected individuals to spend an evening connecting over a meal. Send an invite directly to your friends and family or accept invites from your host and prepare for an intimate meal experience. Book clubs, wine tastings or easy-to-prep meals – this experience is for you!

HOST:

  1. REGISTER

    Sign up and register on the OpenSeat platform and start the journey towards hosting your first meal. Complete your profile, add a quirky story and upload that glamourous profile picture so guests know who you are!

  2. CREATE

    Theme - check! Date – check! You’re ready to “Host a meal” and take the first step into the #OpenSeatLife. Select “Private”, add a meal description, select the time and set the price for your guests. Select “Create your event” and start counting down the days until your meal experience begins!

  3. MANAGE

    Struggling to keep track over who is coming and who has paid, well OpenSeat has you covered. Just login and view your Dashboard to ensure that you are catering for everyone!

  4. HOST

    It is time to celebrate with your guests. Welcome your community for a night filled with good conversation, lots of laughs and a well cooked meal!

    Don’t forget to ask your guests to “Verify” that your event is taking place so you can earn a great rating score on the app and to review your experience the next day!

GUEST:

  1. INVITATION

    Hold the phone – you have been invited to an OpenSeat meal experience by one of your besties! Follow the link in your SMS to view the details, check the price and accept your meal invite.

  2. SIGN UP

    Follow the link from your SMS and register online. Complete your profile, add your story and upload your best profile picture! Check your event details, view the other guests and accept your meal invite.

  3. ATTEND

    The big moment has arrived. Your host is waiting to see you and can’t wait to share this meal experience with you! Enjoy the night, laugh with your friends and experience authentic connections over a meal.

    Remember to “Verify” that the meal event is taking place and help boost your friends hosting score on the app! Afterwards, rate your host and share your OpenSeat experience on social media using the hashtag #OpenSeatLife.




PUBLIC MEAL EXPERIENCES:

A public meal experience is at the heart of #OpenSeat. This is an event where hosts have decided on the number of #OpenSeats they wish to share with public users. Prepare for a time where you can meet new people, hear interesting life stories and experience new taste sensations and cultural dishes, while connecting with future friends!

HOST:

  1. REGISTER

    Sign up and register on the OpenSeat platform and start the journey towards hosting your first meal. Complete your profile, add a quirky story and upload that glamourous profile pic so guests know who you are!

  2. CREATE

    Theme - check! Date – check! You’re ready to “Host a meal” and take the first step into the #OpenSeatLife. Select “Public”, add a meal description, choose the time and set the price for your guests. Select “Create your event” and start counting down the days until your meal experience begins!

  3. MANAGE

    You’ve got mail! It’s easy to manage your guest list directly from the OpenSeat app. As the host, you will receive email notifications from guests that have requested to join your event. You simply need to login to your Dashboard, review the guest profiles and approve or reject their request to attend your meal experience, providing you with control over who joins you for your meal.

  4. HOST

    It is time to celebrate with your guests and welcome them to your #OpenSeat experience! Prepare for a night filled with interesting conversations, contagious laughter and a delicious culinary experience.

    Don’t forget to ask your guests to “Verify” that your event is taking place so you can earn a great rating score on the app and to review your experience the next day!

GUEST:

  1. REGISTER

    Sign up and register on the OpenSeat platform and start the journey towards attending your first meal. Complete your profile, add a quirky story and upload that glamourous profile pic so hosts and guests know who you are!

  2. EXPLORE & REQUEST

    Discover themed meals, explore cuisines and request invites to public events taking place in your area. Once you have made your choice, the host will receive a notification of your request to attend and will get back to you as soon as possible.

  3. PAY

    Once your request has been accepted, you are ready to make payment. Check your emails, follow the link to your dashboard and select “Pay Now” to secure your #OpenSeat at the meal experience.

  4. ATTEND

    Prepare to share your stories and meet new friends over a delicious meal in your area. Hosts are waiting to connect with you to enjoy an evening of laughter, authentic moments and great food.

    Remember to “Verify” that the meal event is taking place and help boost your hosts score on the app! Afterwards, rate your host and share your OpenSeat experience on Social media using the hashtag #OpenSeatLife.