Holidays & Festivals words in English - Vocabulary List, Picture Dictionary and Quiz

  • American English
  • British English

Holiday words for holidays and festivals around the world. Includes words for Christmas and Halloween.

Here you can find a vocabulary list, picture dictionary and quiz with 36 holidays & festivals words in English. The vocabulary is great for teaching elementary school students, middle school student or any beginner level.

Use the resources for learning new English holidays & festivals words or reviewing vocabulary. To listen to the audio of the vocabulary pronunciation click the audio icon.

The English vocabulary is available in American or British English with audio featuring US or UK pronunciation.

The holidays & festivals words can also be filtered to show smaller word lists Christmas and Halloween.

For printing the vocabulary see the printable vocabulary list and picture dictionary on the worksheets page.

For learning the Holidays & Festivals words in English online, try the interactive language quiz.

Holidays & Festivals Vocabulary List with Audio Pronunciation 🎅 - English Vocabulary with Pictures

  • angel
  • bat
  • bell
  • candle
  • candy
  • Children's Day
  • Chinese New Year
  • Christmas
  • Christmas tree
  • Diwali
  • Dracula
  • Easter
  • Father's Day
  • ghost
  • Halloween
  • Hinamatsuri
  • jack-o'-lantern
  • Japanese New Year
  • Mother Claus
  • Mother's Day
  • New Year's Eve
  • owl
  • present
  • Santa Claus
  • skull
  • snowflake
  • snowman
  • spider
  • spider web
  • star
  • St. Patrick's Day
  • Tanabata
  • Tsukimi
  • Valentine's Day
  • witch
  • zombie

English Holidays & Festivals Vocabulary Quiz

Interactive English holidays & festivals vocabulary quiz for learning and reviewing English vocabulary. Try the quiz with all holidays & festivals words, or choose a smaller collection. Choose the correct word to match the picture flashcard. At the end of the quiz you can review the answers to learn new words. Press start to begin!

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Taught English as a Second Language in elementary schools, junior high schools and high Schools in Japan.