have/hold a festival
Tucson had a film festival last month.
celebrate a festival
The festival is celebrated each July.
go to a festival (also attend a festival formal)
An estimated 20,000 people had attended the festival.
appear/play/speak at a festival (=perform at a festival)
Sting is scheduled to appear at a festival in Amsterdam next month.
take part in a festival (=perform there)
The school choir, which has taken part in the festival since 1980, is rehearsing every day.
ADJECTIVES/NOUN + FESTIVAL
a film/music/dance/arts festival
The movie won an award at the Cannes Film Festival.
a rock/pop/jazz/folk festival
He's appeared at folk festivals all over Europe.
a literary festival
the Cheltenham Literary Festival.
a beer festival
the famous Munich beer festival
an international festival
an international festival of drama and dance
a cultural festival
A cultural festival will celebrate the traditions of the local people.
FESTIVAL + NOUN
Many of the festival events are already sold out.
a festival programme (=a series of events at a festival)
This year's festival programme includes musicians from all over the world.
a festival organizer
Festival organizers say they expect more than 50,000 visitors.