Twitterverse shines spotlight on World Games opening ceremony

The Special Olympics World Games kicked off with Saturday night's opening ceremony at L.A. Coliseum. From the parade of nations to the lighting of the cauldron, here is how the Twitterverse weighed in on the star-studded event:

Getting ready

Many of the Special Olympics Global Ambassadors showed their support for the World Games:

The ceremony gets under way

From musical performances to the parade of nations, the party was getting started:

Even the Biebs was at the Coliseum!

Here comes Team USA ...