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a day or period of time set aside for feasting and celebration

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The plays were given sometimes in the halls of nobles and gentlemen, either when banquets were in progress or on other festival occasions; sometimes before less select audiences in the town halls or on village greens.
Several of these festivals were held, and quite a little sum of money was raised.
Aside from being adjudged as the 'best ritual showdown,' the city's Kabkaban Festival also bagged the best in street dancing, best in festival costume and best in jingle, besting 44 other towns and cities that joined this 'festival of festivals.'
RIGA, Aug 5 (LETA) - The two-day Summer Sound festival in Liepaja drew a crowd of 32,000, Alise Paberza, a representative of the organizers of the festival, told LETA.
In Lanao del Norte, the municipalities hold grandiose festivities such as the Hudyaka sa Lubi Festival of Linamon, Hugyaw sa Kadagatan Festival of Kauswagan, Sarimanok Festival of Kolambugan, Sagingan Festival of Tubod, Kalilang and Buntong Festival of Nunungan, Tulingan Festival of Sultan Naga Dimaporo, Kahumayan Festival of Kapatagan, Lechon Festival of Baroy, Niyogan Festival of Magsaysay, and the Alimango Festival of Lala.
AWARD.WINNING Marsden Jazz Festival has launched a funding campaign and needs to raise PS10,000 by July 21 to secure the festival for this October.
TACLOBAN CITY - Revelers smeared their faces with colorful paint as they joined the Pintados-Kasadyaan Festival of Festivals here.
Lastyear, the festival dedicated to the legendary Azerbaijani poet Seyyid Imadeddin Nasimi was successfully held in Azerbaijan.
Short Film Festival - Facebook CAIRO - 2 April 2019: The fifth edition of Alexandria Short Film Festival will kick off April 3-8 at Feryal Cinema, located at "Mahatet el-Raml" in Alexandria governorate.
Most recently, the film won the Audience Award for Best Narrative Feature Film at the Boston Palestine Film Festival and the Audience Award at the Arab Film Festival.
FOR a country with a literacy rate of only 58pc, Pakistan seems to host an abundance of literary festivals. The past few years can be described as being witness to the rise and rise of the literary festival ironically at a time when reading habits even among the educated seem to be on the decline.
The Muscat Festival Organising Committee conducted a survey at both its festival venues - Amerat Park and Naseem Gardens to get visitors' feedback.
Many places in Taiwan have been holding activities to celebrate the traditional Lantern Festival, which falls on Feb.
ISLAMABAD -- The third edition of three-day Coke Food and Music Festival 2019 was concluded here in federal capital on Sunday.
The Ipe Akoko community in the Akoko South East Local Government Area of Ondo State comes alive last week with the celebration of the Chegba Festival, also known as celebration of first born.