Festival Essay Examples

The Lancre Festival

I think my homepage is good because the colours go together. However, the colours I chose are not contrasting colours. I think it would’ve been better if I made the background or text a different colour so it would stand out more. I feel that the layout of this page is good because it is… View Article

The Woodstock Festival of 1969

For the writer of this article, Woodstock was initially “a rock music festival which has threatened to choke itself with an influx of more than 300,000 persons” that turned peaceful and “controlled” (News Dispatches, 1969) . Along the length of the article, the writer was very much intent on describing the many facets of problems… View Article

Integrative Response on Festivals

The organization of a festival brings a positive economic impact on the community. Not only does the community as a whole benefit from the economic effect but also the individuals gain significantly from the organization of festivals. These effects are more pronounced as the beneficial effects get replicated. A festival is a usually a series… View Article

Basant as a Cultural Heritage of Lahore

Basant as a cultural heritage of Lahore by Yasir Raza Naqvi Lahore is an exceptionally festive city. The people of Lahore commemorate many festivals and events throughout the year, amalgamating Mughal, Western and current trends. This blending is extended to include the grand and historically significant festival of Basant. Though religiously not a Muslim cultural… View Article


Oktoberfest is a festival centralized around German culture. The festival was in Downtown Terre Haute at the Clabber Girl Festival Marketplace, September fifteenth through the seventeenth, and admission was free. It is made to resemble the world’s largest fair in Munich, Germany. Music, food, and dancing were just some of the activities that they had…. View Article

Van Mahotsav

Van Mahotsav is an annual tree-planting festival in India, celebrated in the first week of July. This movement was initiated in the year 1950 by India’s Union Minister for Agriculture, Kulapati Dr. K M Munshi. This festival has gained immense national importance and every year, millions of saplings are planted all across India in observation… View Article

Chinese Moon Festival

In United States there are some holidays that are celebrated together with family, like Thanksgiving, Christmas and Independence Day. In China, we also have family reunion days and the Moon Festival is one of them. The Moon Festival is also known as Mid-Autumn Festival or the Zhongqiu Festival. Of course, this festival has equivalents in… View Article

Commercialisation: Festival and Popular Movie Selling

Most festivals have a religious origin. The original intention of holding them, therefore, was to inspire religious feelings or religiosity. This was done in various ways. Sometimes a religious procession was taken out, whose members sang and danced and played musical instruments as they went their way. Sometimes people undertook fasts to commemorate an occasion…. View Article

Lantern Festival

The Lantern Festival is a festival celebrated on the fifteenth day of the first month in the lunar calendar. During the Lantern Festival, children go out at night to temples carrying paper lanterns and solve riddles on the lanterns. In ancient times, the lanterns were fairly simple, and only the emperor and noblemen had large… View Article

Pohela Boishakh Festival

Pohela Boishakh is a Public festival of the Bengalis; it is celebrated among all Bengalis- irrespective of religious and regional differences. In Bangladesh, it is a national holiday celebrated around 14th April. The traditional greeting for Bengali New Year is “Shubhô Nôbobôrsho”. Pohela Boishakh is also the beginning of all business activities. I am lucky… View Article

Festivals of India

The holiday celebrates the conclusion of the 29 or 30 days of dawn-to-sunset fasting during the entire month of Ramadan. The day of Eid, therefore, falls on the first day of the month of Shawwal. Christmas (Old English: Cristesm? sse, meaning “Christ’s Mass”) is an annual commemoration of the birth of Jesus Christ and a… View Article

Iranian Literary Arts Festival

Cultural Festivals are usually done to celebrate traditions and cultures of certain places in order to preserve and maintain its significance. The festival I visited was the Iranian Literary Arts Festival at Project Artaud Theatre in San Francisco, California at 450 Florida Street last November 17, 2007 produced by the Translation Project. It is a… View Article

Jimi Hendrix and His Life Accomplishments

Jimi Hendrix was one of the most influential and talented musicians of the 20th century, and through his work he made rock music what it is today. His talent with a guitar was what made him so popular in his own time. The reason he became a rock and roll legend in the 20th century… View Article

Role of Malls in Dubai Shopping Festival

Dubai Shopping Festival (DSF) takes place every winter with its mammoth array of discounts, competitions, prizes, fireworks and entertainment. DSF offers amazing shopping discounts, attracting holiday makers from around the globe keen on grabbing a bargain. Dubai Shopping Festival (DSF) started on February 15, 1996 as a retail event intended to revitalize retail trade in… View Article

Short Speech on the Republic Day

The Republic Day is also celebrated as a National Festival like Independence day. The significance of this day is that a pledge was taken on 26th January, 1930 on the bank of river Ravi to attain ‘Swaraj’ was fulfilled on this day in the year 1950. India became a sovereign, democratic republic. On this day… View Article