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All Saints' Day in some Christian churches, a festival on November 1 that celebrates all the saints; Allhallows.
ascension (cap.) the festival commemorating this event, held on the fortieth day after Easter; Ascension Day. [1/3 definitions]
Bacchanalia an ancient Roman festival celebrating Bacchus, the god of wine. [1/2 definitions]
Easter a yearly Christian festival that is held on the first Sunday after the first full moon following the spring equinox, to celebrate the resurrection of Jesus Christ. [2 definitions]
feast (often cap.) a periodic event or occasion, esp. a religious festival, commemorating some person or occurrence, such as a saint's day. [1/6 definitions]
festal of or suited to a feast, festival, or celebration.
festival of or suited to a festival. [1/4 definitions]
festivity an occasion of feasting and celebration; festival. [2/3 definitions]
fete a festival. [1/3 definitions]
fiesta a festival, esp. a religious celebration in Spanish-speaking nations.
Hanukkah an eight-day festival beginning on the twenty-fifth day of Kislev in which, by lighting the menorah each night, Jews celebrate the victory of the Maccabees over the Syrians, the rededication of the temple at Jerusalem, and the miracle of the lamp.
holiday a religious feast or festival; holy day. [1/5 definitions]
Kiddush (Hebrew) a prayer recited over wine and bread on the eve of a Sabbath or a festival.
Kwanzaa an African-American festival, celebrating family, community, and culture, held from December 26 to January 1.
Maccabees the members of a ruling Jewish family who defeated the Syrians in 167 B.C. and rededicated the temple in Jerusalem, these events being commemorated in the festival of Hanukkah.
Martinmas a Christian church festival held on November 11 in honor of St. Martin.
-mas celebration, feast, or festival.
Michaelmas September 29, a festival celebrated in honor of the archangel Michael.
Passover a Jewish festival, beginning on the fourteenth day of Nisan and lasting seven or eight days, that celebrates the escape of the ancient Hebrews from Egypt.
Pentecost a Christian festival on the seventh Sunday after Easter, celebrating the descent of the Holy Spirit on the Apostles of Jesus Christ. [1/2 definitions]
Puja holidays a major Hindu festival, also known as Durga Puja, lasting several days every autumn.