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Southern California - Iranian American Muslim Association of North America Chaharshanbeh Soori

imanTuesday March 16, 2010

IMAN Youth Group celebrates Charshanbeh Soori at IMAN Center.
This program includes Music, traditional food booths and entertainment for children.

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Toronto - Norooz Celebration at Ryerson University

Iranian-Students-Association-Ryerson-UniversityTuesday March 16, 2010
Chahar Shanbeh Soori
Mel Lastman Sq. 7PM

Friday March 19, 2010
Ryerson Engineering Building 7PM

A group of Iranian students at Ryerson with the help of artists from every corner of city are preparing to celebrate Norooz like never before at Ryerson. Traditional Iranian music, pop music, storytelling, Naghaali, dance, and plays.

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Northern California - Saratoga Chamber of Commerce 4-Shanbesoori

Tuesday March 16, 2010saratoga-chamber
Starting from Blaney Plaza 5:30PM
Big Basin Way

Food, dancing, raffle prizes and much more from Dehkhoda School, Niosha Dance Acadamy, Bijan Bakery and Cafe, Nowruz Bazar, Rose Market, and Vienna Woods Restaurant

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Paris - Green-Fire chahar shanbeh suri

paris-pouya-iTuesday March 16, 2010
Centre Culturel Pouya, Paris

فرهنگسرای پویا با شکوه تر از هر سال مراسم چهارشنبه سوری را برگزار می کند
چهارشنبه سوری در سراسر جهان آتش سبز زبانه می کشد

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San Francisco - Persian Center Norouz

persian-center-norooz-2010Tuesday March 16, 2010
Chahrshanbeh Souri
2000 block of Durant Ave in Berkeley

Saturday March 20, 2010
Mark Hopkins, San Francisco

Join Persian Center for 1389 Norouz celebration, the evening will include cultural performances, dinner, and dancing.

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Netherlands - ClubPerzie en vrienden 4 shanbeh suri in Leiden

4-shanbeh-suriTuesday March 16, 2010
Vlietland park, Leiden

Dancing next to the fire with DJ Amir and Bobby
(with help from fire department!)

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San Diego - AIAP and PCC Norooz 1389 Celebrations

Tuesday March 16, 2010
Charshanbeh Suri 6-10PM
Mission Bay

Saturday March 20, 2010
Hilton Hotel, Del Mar 6:30PM – 1AM

Sunday April 4, 2010
Sizdeh Bedar 11AM
Ski Beach, Mission Bay

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Northern California - Islamic Cultural Center Norooz Events

Islamic-Cultural-Center-Northern-CaliforniaSaturday March 13, 2010
Norooz Show
Andeesheh Farsi School

Tuesday March 16, 2010

Sunday April 4, 2010
Sizdeh Bedar
Lafayette Reservoir

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Florida - Iranian American Society Noruz and Chahar Shanbeh Soori

.iasdb-iran-2010Tuesday March 16, 2010
Chahar Shanbeh Soori
Frank Rendon Park 7PM – 9PM
Daytona Beach Shores

Saturday March 27, 2010
Club de Bonmont , Plantation Bay

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Maryland - IACS Chahar Shanbeh Suri Festival

Tuesday March 16, 2010
Chahar Shanbeh Suri
Oregon Ridge Park, Cockeysville 7PM-midnight

Saturday March 27, 2010
Nowruz Party
Charles Commons Ballroom 8PM

Sunday April 4, 2010
Oregon Ridge Park

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Maryland – UMD’s Iranian Students’ Foundation Chahar Shanbeh Souri

Saturday March 13, 2010
Bowie Baysox (Prince George’s Stadium) 5-10PMISF-Chahar-Shanbe-Souri-2010-i

The Iranian Students’ Foundation of university of Maryland invites you to enjoy an evening of playing sports, dancing, and jumping over fire.

Listen to the sounds of’s resident DJ’s,  DJ Taba, and DJ Barbari, and Persis band and enjoy fine food from Friend’s Kabob. Also, be sure to check out the different companies and organizations at the event and see what they have to offer.

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New York - Persian Parade 2010 & Chaharshanbeh Souri

Sunday March 28, 2010
Parade starts: Madison Ave and 39th St. 12 Noon
Parade ends: Madison Ave and 23rd St.
Festivity will continue at Madison Square Park

Tuesday March 16, 2010
Chaharshanbeh Souri in NJ

Over 25,000 spectators expected to watch 40+ different cultural themes, including floats, marching bands, dancers, and more, to showcase the great Persian history, and tradition.

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