Examples of festivity in a Sentence
The decorations give the hall an air of festivity.
The festivities will include a parade, a concert, and games for children.
We enjoyed the New Year's Eve festivities.
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June is Pride month with parades and festivities in major cities each weekend, plus food and beverage specials across the country.
The grounds open at 9 a.m., the dinner tent is open from noon until 6:30 p.m. and festivities continue throughout the day until 8 p.m. There are games of chance, a dunking booth, food stands and bingo, just to name a few things.
Beyond tours, look forward to beehive workshops, cooking demos, BBQ, and water ice samplings, and other festivities, to vary by location.
The gold Mylar confetti fluttered to the roof during the year 2000 festivities.
Many of these celebrations are held in late June to commemorate Stonewall, and festivities include sporting events, film festivals, 5ks and musical theater performances.
On Thursday, as part of the relaunch festivities, Kim Gordon is joined by cellist Leila Bordreuil for a free improvisational performance.
As The Trevor Project’s executive director, Amit Paley began the night’s festivities.
Saturday's festivities, starting at 11:30 a.m., include a KCBS barbecue contest, all-you-can-eat food by Taino Smokehouse, beer by Two Roads Brewing, music, entertainment and a car show.
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FESTIVITY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of festivity for English Language Learners
: celebration and enjoyment
festivities : enjoyable activities at the time of a holiday or other special occasion : festive activities
FESTIVITY Defined for Kids
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