Norouz: Persian New Year Celebration
March 21, 2012
The Beard House
Member Price: $130 Public Price: $170 Phone: 212.627.1111
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In Persian culture, the start of the new year is marked by Norouz, a 13-day holiday during which the people of Iran celebrate the vernal equinox by exchanging gifts and feasting on symbolic foods. Join Maziar Farivar and Shahab Farivar as they honor the 3,000-year-old holiday with an elaborate, festive menu.
Event photos taken by Lisa Ozag
Tickets to events held at the James Beard House cover the cost of food and a unique dining experience. Dinners are prepared by culinary masters from all regions of the United States and around the world. All alcoholic beverages are provided on a complimentary basis and are not included in the ticket price.