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A gathering of users brought together via Twitter. For example, at conferences, Twitter is used by attendees to arrange to meet after the show for discussion, cocktails and parties. Also called a "Twestival" (Twitter festival). See Twitterese.
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The most recent twestival was held in late March, with the Dubai chapter supporting Dubai Autism Centre.
She encouraged him to start a Dubai Tweet-up and the first Twestival in Dubai was held in 2009.
What started with a humble gathering of 120 people in 2008, has grown to the extent that the latest Dubai Twestival was attended by well over 400 people when it was held at Dubai Festival City's Intercontinental Hotel last Thursday night.
Over $366,000 was raised globally for charity purposes at this year's edition of Twestival with proceeds from Twestival Doha being among the largest worldwide.
Twestival was hosted by Baz Todd, from Juice FM, while singers Clare Tottey and Rachel Kelly entertained the crowd.
Nirav Sanghavi, Founder and CEO of BlogAdda said, "We are happy to be associated with Twestival India and we look forward to Indian Bloggers and Twitter users to volunteer and contribute for the various NGO's working towards different causes across the country.
Cardiff Twestival organiser Beth Charlesworth said the event would also feature music from Lewis Floyd Henry and Ned Rundell.
Twestival (Twitter plus festival) was created to show how talent and resources can come together for a single day to change the world.
MUSCAT | Muscat joined the list of over 215 cities to host a Twestival on March 25, on board the Hormuz, the worldEoe1/4aos fastest catamaran.
The first Twestival takes place on Thursday - bringing together 175 cities worldwide on fundraising events organised through the site to raise awareness of education in some of the poorest countries.
Twestival, a massive Twitter event, will be held in 175 cities around the world on March 25.
Twestival, which raised over Au100,00 for Charity Water last year, is being held in over 200 cities worldwide.