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13th Annual Iranian Festival
Saturday, August 4, 2012 - 10:00am
13th Annual Iranian Festival

South Park Blocks, Portland State University
Between College Street and Millar Library, next to the Portland Farmers' market

Mark your calendar for another fun day at the 13th Iranian Festival

Once again, the annual Portland Iranian festival is upon us. This is a great opportunity to spend a few hours together, enjoy a beautiful summer day with friends and families, listen to lively Iranian music, dance, play games, taste delicious Iranian cuisines, and hear a few songs from Morteza.

Come join us for our Thirteenth Annual Iranian Festival, which promises to be another memorable day of fun and exciting family-oriented events. The celebration and display of the Iranian contributions to Portland's cultural mosaic will include:

  • Iranian Traditional & Popular Music
  • Traditional and Modern Dance
  • Iranian Cooking Class/Demonstration
  • Traditional Costume Display
  • Children Activities
  • Iranian Gourmet Cuisine
  • Iran-related Book Fair Vendor and Business Booths
  • Non-profit Organization Booths
  • Visual Art Showcase Including Calligraphy and Traditional Persian Carpets

 

For more information call Andisheh Center at 971-400-8268

Co-sponsored by the Middle East Studies Center

 

The Middle East Studies Center at Portland State University promotes understanding of the people, cultures, languages and religions of the Middle East. As a National Resource Center for Middle East Studies under the U.S. Department of Education’s Title VI program, the Center serves as a resource on issues pertaining to the Middle East through activities that reach students and scholars, as well as businesses, educators, and the media. The Middle East Studies Center supports academic conferences, workshops, cultural events, lectures, and a resource library.

www.mesc.pdx.edu | middleeaststudiescenter@pdx.edu | 503-725-4074