Definitions of festival on the Web:
- a day or period of time set aside for feasting and celebration
- an organized series of acts and performances (usually in one place); “a drama festival”
- A festival is an event, usually and ordinarily staged by a local community, which centers on some unique aspect of that community.
- Festival! is a 1967 documentary film about the Newport Folk Festival, directed by Murray Lerner.
- A Festival is a type of observance in the Churches of the Anglican Communion, considered to be less significant than a Principal Feast or Principal Holy Day, but more significant than a Lesser Festival or Commemoration. …
- Festival is a 1977 album from Santana. It was their ninth studio album.
- “The Festival” is a short story by H. P. Lovecraft written in October 1923 and published in the January 1925 issue of Weird Tales. It is considered to be one of the first of his Cthulhu Mythos stories.
- Festival is the latest effort of the Turkish musician Kenan Doğulu. Reached commercial success in Turkey thanks to its hit single Çakkıdı (Kral TV Top 20’s #1 as of September 3, 2006). …
- Festival (축제 – Chukje) (1996) is an award-winning South Korean film directed by Im Kwon-taek.
- Festivals is a 1973 anthology of festival-related folklore from around the world that have been compiled by Ruth Manning-Sanders. According the book’s dust jacket, “This potpourri of festivals reveals fascinating customs and celebrations from many countries of the world. …
- can best be described as a slightly sweet, crispy cornmeal fritter that is frequently served in Jamaica with any Jamaican dish. Festivals go very well with Jerk dishes and spicy fish recipes where the sweet festivals provide a deliciously complementary taste. (See also Dumplings).
- A traditional celebration often of several days duration, involving many rituals of African Traditional Religion. During the festivals all trokosi, even those on “temporary release”, are called back to the shrines and are usually required to bring expensive offerings. …
- One of many names for a hot air balloon meet or rally. Other names include Balloonfest, Classic, Fiesta, Race, or Stampede. A hot air balloon Championship tends to be a more formally competitive and controlled event. Back to Top
- feis (Ireland)
- The LARAC June Arts Festival is considered the first major summer event in the Glens Falls region and it draws crowds of more than 25,000. …