[ sawng-fest, song- ]

  1. an informal, often spontaneous gathering at which people sing folk songs, popular ballads, etc.

  2. an informal gathering at a studio, concert hall, or the like, in which people participate by singing along with the performers.

Origin of songfest

First recorded in 1915–20; song + fest

Words Nearby songfest Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023