songfest

noun
song·​fest | \ˈsȯŋ-ˌfest \

Definition of songfest 

: an informal session of group singing of popular or folk songs

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The songfest began with the women introducing themselves by singing out their names. Dennis Hohenberger, Courant Community, "Sisterhood Of Salaam Shalom Brings Together Faiths," 29 May 2018 Fans of the fest’s icon, Mr. Pierogi, will get to sing with him during his eponymous songfest and toss little hims during the Pierogi Toss, while others can dance their cares away during Polka time. Michelle L. Quinn, chicagotribune.com, "Whiting's Pierogi Fest celebrates its 24th — or 25th — year," 13 May 2018

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First Known Use of songfest

1903, in the meaning defined above

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songfest

noun

English Language Learners Definition of songfest

: an informal gathering where people sing songs together

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