All welcome to celebrate coming of Spring
TRURO, N.S. – A festival of dance and food awaits those celebrating the coming of spring with Truro’s Persian community.
The March 14 Nowruz party will feature traditional Persian music as well as singing from Lebanese-canadian performer Elsy Mahlouf.
Nowruz (meaning “new day” in Persian) is held every March at the spring equinox and celebrates the start of spring and the new year in Iran, the wider Middle East and Central Asia. The actual Nowruz will be on March 20. The Nowruz party starts at 6:30 p.m. March 14 at the
Rath-eastlink Community Centre, 625 Abenaki Rd. Dinner will be served at 8 p.m. The party will also include the Newcomer Appreciation Awards ceremony.
For more information, visit the Nowruz (Persian New Year) 2020 Facebook event page. Tickets are $5 for children and $20 for adults on Eventbrite.
A link can be accessed via the Facebook page.