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festivity

fes·tiv·i·ty

festivity

pronunciation:
fe stI vih ti
part of speech: noun
inflections: festivities
definition 1: an occasion of feasting and celebration; festival.
similar words:
celebration, merrymaking
definition 2: (pl.) the events or activities planned for or happening at a festive celebration.
similar words:
merrymaking
definition 3: the feeling or atmosphere of a festival; joyousness.
similar words:
celebration