2010 Farnham Twestival In A Nutshell


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The Basics on Farnham, Surrey's very first Twestival - this charity fund-raising event will take place in the Great and Stone Halls of Farnham Castle, Farnham, Surrey, UK on Thursday, 25 March 2010 and is generously sponsored by iBundle, Mashable, Mars Drinks and thebluedoor PR Agency.

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2010 Farnham Twestival In A Nutshell

  1. 1. 2010 Farnham Twestival: The Basics What: 2010 Farnham Twestival Where: Great & Stone Halls, Farnham Castle , Farnham, Surrey, UK When: 7-11pm, Thursday, 25 March 2010 Why: Charity Fund-raising for the Education Programmes of Concern Worldwide (teacher training) Sponsors: iBundle & thebluedoor PR Agency & Mashable & Mars Drinks Contacts: www.thebluedoor.com & @twestivalfarnhm
  2. 2. <ul><li>@Twestival 2010: The Basics </li></ul><ul><li>What : a global Twestival is a ‘Twitter Festival’ – a 100% volunteer-run , charity fund-raising event or party. </li></ul><ul><li>How : Organised via the social media tool, Twitter , Twestivals “use social media for social good ”. </li></ul><ul><li>When : The 2010 global Twestivals take place simultaneously in venues all over the world. They will all be held on the evening of 25 March 2010 . </li></ul><ul><li>Why : The global events seek to raise awareness of and funds for the same charity. 100% of the funds raised will go to the education programmes of this year’s chosen charity, Concern Worldwide . </li></ul>
  3. 3. Who can attend the 2010 Farnham Twestival ? <ul><li>Anyone who buys a ticket to attend the Farnham Twestival in the Stone and Great Halls of the Farnham Castle on Thursday 25 March 2010 (7 -11pm) is welcome to attend. </li></ul><ul><li>Please come and help us make Farnham’s first Twestival both memorable and successful! </li></ul>
  4. 4. What will the 2010 Farnham Twestival involve? <ul><ul><li>Like all Twestivals, the 2010 Farnham Twestival will be a fun, friendly get-together of like-minded people supporting a worthy cause . </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Nick Halstead, CEO of Tweetmeme will be our keynote speaker! </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>The event will be broadcast live at http://www.ustream.tv/user/twestivalfarnhm </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>iBundle have generously offered to provide a drink to all participants on entrance. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>The Farnham Castle bar will be at our disposition. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Together with @TwestivalUK , we are currently hoping to short-list jazz or classical musicians to entertain us. </li></ul></ul>
  5. 5. How Much Does A 2010 Farnham Twestival Ticket Cost? <ul><li>Tickets for the Farnham Twestival cost between £10 and £30. </li></ul><ul><li>Ticket prices vary, depending on how much you are able and willing to donate. </li></ul><ul><li>All funds raised via ticket sales go directly to Concern Worldwide . </li></ul>
  6. 6. Can’t Come, But Want to Support 2010 Farnham Twestival ? <ul><li>If you cannot come to Farnham Twestival on 25 March 2010 but would like to make a donation to Concern Worldwide via the 2010 Farnham Twestival website, please go to www.farnham.twestival.com </li></ul>
  7. 7. Can I help with the 2010 Farnham Twestival ? <ul><li>Yes, 100% of the people working on local events are volunteers . </li></ul><ul><li>We would also very much welcome new sponsors . </li></ul><ul><li>If you would like to co-sponsor the 2010 Farnham Twestival ( goodie bags, food, drinks, music, etc. ) or to help organise it, please contact the lead organiser, @AbigailH or @twestivalfarnhm . </li></ul>
  8. 8. 2010 Farnham Twestival: Special Thank You