Answers to Your Common Questions

Nowruz is the Persian New Year, marking the first day of spring and the renewal of nature. It’s a time of joy, celebration, and coming together with family and friends to embrace new beginnings.

The 2024 Nowruz celebration is scheduled to take place at Kirkland Marina Park on Sunday, March 24, 2024. The event will be held from 12:00 PM to 5:00 PM. We invite everyone to join us in celebrating the Persian New Year with a day filled with culture, joy, and community activities.

Yes, the event is free of charge and open to everyone. We welcome people of all ages and backgrounds to join in the festivities.

Expect a vibrant celebration with traditional Persian food, music, poetry readings, and cultural displays. There are also special activities and programs designed for children.

The haft-seen is a traditional Nowruz table setting that includes seven items starting with the letter ‘S’ in Persian. Each item symbolizes a different hope or blessing for the new year, such as health, prosperity, and love.

Absolutely! We focus on making Nowruz enjoyable for kids with activities like face painting, storytelling, and traditional games. It’s a great way for them to learn about Iranian culture in a fun and engaging way.

We’re always grateful for extra help! You can sign up to volunteer or contribute in various ways through our website or click here: Become A Volunteer. Your support is invaluable in making this event a success.

Yes, there is parking available at Marina Park. However, it can fill up quickly due to the popularity of the event, so we recommend arriving early or using public transportation.

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