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Persian New Year Celebration

March 16, 2023 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm  |  Santa Cruz Museum of Art and History


Join us for a Persian New Year Celebration, the rebirth of nature at the beginning of Spring, when Iranian people are combatting with darkness for a new day (Nowruz) with the slogan “Woman, Life, Freedom, Zan, Zendegee, Azadee.” This Nowruz celebration is free! Presentations will be made by elected officials and Iranian speakers alongside music and refreshments. Come with family and friends, everyone is welcome.

This event is presented in collaboration with the City of Santa Cruz, SILCA, UCSC ISU, and the UCSC Center for Middle East and North Africa.


March 16, 2023
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm