10 Ways to Make Friends at Festivals

10 Ways to Make Friends at Festivals

There is nothing more awesome than going to a music festival, surrounded by tens of thousands of people who are, more or less, just like you.  Meeting and becoming friends with some of these people is one of the best parts of going to a music festival.  Making friends can be harder for some people (myself included), so here are some tips for meeting your new festival buddy or even your new best friend.

 

Drink to good ideas, caffeinate to make them real: A story of founding a company with a friend.

Drink to good ideas, caffeinate to make them real:  A story of founding a company with a friend.

We created Gathyr over cocktails, laughs and a few rough mornings, but we developed it over lots of early and late night coffee sessions. Some say that friends shouldn’t co-found a company together that there is a lot of potential for snares, resentment and ultimately disaster.

No one wants to hitch themselves to a friend who turns out not to be cut out for this kind of work. Friends can overestimate each other’s skill sets or dedication to later discover that that person isn’t

Re-Discover Social Media With Us.

Re-Discover Social Media With Us.

There’s an endless forest of pictures, status updates, click bait, articles and so much more taking up time and real estate on popular social media networks.  What used to be a way to connect to friends and expand your social circle has become a circus of marketing ploys, sensational headlines and, in general, just a lot of noise.

We're building!

We're building!

Here at Gathering we are unbelievably excited to announce we’ve begun development on our app! We’re so happy to see our little monochromatic idea from 10 months ago explode into a colorful product that helps people better connect at events.  

You may be wondering, what are we building exactly?

For our initial launch we are creating a social media aggregate app that combines posts and pictures from Twitter, Facebook and Instagram via one or multiple hashtags. That means...