The Island was en fête, and one of the events of the visit was the reception of a deputation from the Sultan of Morrocco.
An' purty soon we have beeg crowd, lak village she's en fête.
Yesterday the country was en fête, the roads swarming with young and old, and the fields with children picking flowers.
To-day all was en fête, in preparation for the illuminations to-night.
"Monsieur has forgotten that Boulevard St. Michel is en fête," said a rich contralto voice behind him.
She liked Harsh best when it was not en fête: then one could see what a sympathetic old place it was.
Evelyn had the good fortune to see Venice en fête, and in those days that must have been a sight well worth seeing.
The village was en fête, and the general atmosphere was one of jollity and enjoyment.
On the day of rejoicing for "La Gloriosa" there was no such display, although all Madrid was en fête.
I forgot to say that for the glorious procession on the Thursday before the village was en fête.