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A pageant; a colourful show or display, as in a pageant

The world seemed decked for some holiday or prouder pageantry, with silken streamers flying, .

{n} show, pomp, finery, vanity, folly
People use pageantry to refer to the colourful and formal things that are done for special official or royal occasions, for example the wearing of special clothes and the playing of special music. all the pageantry of an official state visit. impressive ceremonies or events, involving many people wearing special clothes pageantry of
Scenic shows or spectacles, taken collectively; spectacular quality; splendor
an elaborate representation of scenes from history etc; usually involves a parade with rich costumes
a rich and spectacular ceremony
{i} pageants; rich and showy display