Nowruz 2018: The Persian New Year Festival

Museum of Fine Arts 465 Huntington Avenue , Boston
March 17 — 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
All events are free with Museum admission

Welcome the arrival of spring at the MFA’s annual celebration of Nowruz, the Persian New Year festival. Explore Persian arts and culture through demonstrations, tours and talks, art making, music and dance performances including performances by Persian classical vocalist and musician Sepideh Raissadat. Shooka Afshar and her Sarzameen Ensemble perform in concert with artists Bahareh and Farzenah Safarani.
Learn about Nowruz traditions, view a Haft Seen display, and much more throughout the day.