The U.S. Space and Rocket Center‘s Space Camp announced this afternoon that they will host their inaugural Tweet-up for 16 lucky people to coincide with the April 29 launch of space shuttle Endeavour.
The two-day Tweet-up is scheduled for April 28 and 29, and will focus on tours of nearby Marshall Space Flight Center and the Space & Rocket Center’s museum and rides.
Registration begins on April 7 and will close on April 12.
Those registering need to be U.S. citizens with a government issued photo ID; and follow @SpaceCampUSA and/or their Aviation Challenge Twitter feed @check_six.
“We will provide lunch and dinner meals onsite,” Social Media Manager Charity Stewart stated today. “Part of the Tweetup will include a tour of Redstone Arsenal and Marshall Space Flight Center.”
Space Camp’s STS-134 Tweetup event will concluded with a big screen viewing of the afternoon launch of Endeavour at 2:47 p.m. CDT.
The Davidson Center building is home to one of the three actual Saturn 5 rockets which was to have flown on Apollo 18, 19 or 20.
Mark your calendar and prepare to register beginning on Thursday morning at http://www.spacecamp.com/tweetup.