festivities


festivities
the events that happen at a festival

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  • festivities — noun ADJECTIVE ▪ Christmas, holiday (AmE), seasonal (esp. BrE) ▪ anniversary, wedding ▪ evening, weekend ▪ …   Collocations dictionary

  • Festivities — Festivity Fes*tiv i*ty, n.; pl. {Festivities}. [L. festivitas: cf. F. festivit[ e].] 1. The condition of being festive; social joy or exhilaration of spirits at an entertaintment; joyfulness; gayety. [1913 Webster] The unrestrained festivity of… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • festivities — n. celebration, festive activities fes·tiv·i·ty || fe stɪvÉ™tɪ n. festiveness, celebration, holiday atmosphere; happiness, merriment …   English contemporary dictionary

  • festivities — celebratory activities or events. → festivity …   English new terms dictionary

  • festivities — [feˈstɪvətiz] noun [plural] lively and enjoyable activities in which people celebrate something …   Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • Festivities of Our Lady of the Remedies — ( es. Fiesta Patronal Nuestra Señora de los Remedios) is a festival that takes place in the northern Colombian city of Riohacha, Department of La Guajira. The festival takes place between January 20 to February 9 of each year. [ [http://www.sinic …   Wikipedia

  • Soil Festivities (album) — Infobox Album | Name = Soil Festivities Type = Album Artist = Vangelis Released = 1984 Recorded = 1984, Nemo Studios, London Genre = Electronic Length = 47:59 Label = Polydor Producer = Vangelis Reviews = *Allmusic (4/5)… …   Wikipedia

  • Dutch festivities — The Feast of Saint Nicholas, painted c. 1665 – 1668, by Jan Steen …   Wikipedia

  • Pubenza Festivities — The Pubenza Festivities are a festival that takes place in Popayán, Colombia, known for its competition of Chirimías which were folkloric musical groups. See Festivals in Colombia for more Colombian festivals …   Wikipedia

  • Swedish festivities — Life of Swedish peopleOver 80% of Swedes belong to the Lutheran Church of Swedencite web|title = Facts About the Church of Sweden | url=http://www.svenskakyrkan.se/default.aspx?di=37017 | accessdate = 2007 12 31] , but seldom go to church.… …   Wikipedia


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