How to use festivity in a sentence
Some will be avoiding New Year festivities entirely—and very sensible folk they are too.
But with the outbreak of hostilities in mid-2011, all festivities were thrust into the deep freeze.In One Corner of Syria, Christmas Spirit Somehow Manages to Survive|Peter Schwartzstein|December 25, 2014|DAILY BEAST
As the fusion of Indian and Spanish tradition evolved, public festivities took a commercial turn.
Unfortunately, despite the extravagance of the parades, Putin was not there to witness the festivities.
She returned this year, headlined the festivities, before heading to Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week in Oklahoma City.New York Fashion Week's Teen Sensation: Isabella Rose Taylor, 13, Stages A Sartorial Revolution|Justin Jones|September 6, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The wedding breakfast very much resembled the similar festivities at which most of us have assisted.The Pit Town Coronet, Volume I (of 3)|Charles James Wills
The business part of the proceedings came first, and I did not stay for the festivities.
The festivities lasted for several days, some Americans being among the invited guests.The Philippine Islands|John Foreman
The girl had expected to find the house still and quiet, and here were evidences of social festivities.The Weight of the Crown|Fred M. White
The Felibrean festivities continue, the numerous publications in the Provençal tongue still have in him a constant contributor.Frdric Mistral|Charles Alfred Downer