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Evening is the time of day between daytime and night or between sunset and bedtime . There is no precise definition in terms of clock time , but it is considered to start around 6 p.m. and to last until nighttime or bedtime . Social and family activities are often held during this time , such as supper or more formal social gatherings and entertainment , such as parties, in particular dance parties. The word is derived from the Old English ǣfnung, meaning " dusk falling, the time around sunset ".