Winter Festivals

ACROSS

1. Hindu holiday that celebrates the victory of good over evil

7. Devices for streaming video

14. Trapped

16. Decked out

17. Got some air

18. Hockey teams, e.g.

19. Bigmouth, e.g.

20. “___ my brother's keeper?”

21. 1942 Preakness winner

24. Hold firm

29. Agent, for short

30. Ancient mariner?

33. Assumed appearance

34. “Them”

35. Opinion pieces

38. Genetic molecules

39. Modern-day merging of Christian and Jewish holidays

42. Akron's home

44. Lenin's successor

45. “Star Trek: Deep Space Nine” constable

48. Stimulates

50. Endangered goose

51. Driver's ID

52. Fictional holiday introduced on “Seinfeld”

55. “I Hated, Hated, Hated This Movie” author

57. “As you sew, so shall you also ___”

58. With the bow, in music

60. Bullfighters

64. Ushers

68. Island instrument

69. Synchronized

70. Most nervous

71. If nothing changes

DOWN

1. Early sixth-century date

2. “Newhart” setting

3. “Do ___ Diddy Diddy”: 1964 song

4. Addis ___, Ethiopia

5. Dogpatch denizen

6. Poet Juana ___ de la Cruz

7. Attended

8. Plant disease

9. ___ Day, gift-giving day after Christmas

10. Computer monitor, for short

11. “Wheel of Fortune” request

12. Big Apple attraction, with “the”

13. '60s campus gp.

15. Dentist's deg.

21. “Woof!”

22. Fierce type, astrologically

23. Homo sapiens, for example

24. Tribal healers

25. ___ mater

26. Tiny aperture

27. Al Jolson's real first name

28. French possessive

31. Medical ending

32. ___ D.A.

36. Winter festival celebrated in various forms, traditions include burning a log

37. Birthday suit

40. Romance novelist Victoria

41. Patellas

42. Taking a vacation day, say

43. ___ and cry

46. N, E, W, or S

47. Beerfest mo.

49. “Yes ___, Bob!”

53. Early fiddles

54. Bent out of shape

56. ___ Day, celebrating the day Buddha experienced enlightenment

58. “Aladdin” prince

59. Soap actress Sofer

60. Calendar abbr.

61. Approved

62. Cheap hairpiece

63. “Boola Boola” singer

65. ACT alternate

66. “It ___” (reply to “Who's there?”)

67. Super ___ (video game console)

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