Nowruz Celebration 2018

The Iranian Federated Women’s Club/Payvand in partnership with the City of San Jose District 10, Councilmember Johnny Khamis, has prepared a very special and intimate event for Friday, March 24, 2017, from 6:00 PM to 10:00 PM at the San Jose City Hall Rotunda, which is located at 200 E. Santa Clara Street in San Jose.

This event will feature exquisite Persian cuisine specially prepared by Members, Special Persian Pastries and Cake prepared by La Patisserie bakery, Haftseen Table Setting by members, Artistic Flowers setting at the Art gallery by members , Centerpieces by Rose Express Florist and Guests will be treated to view a special collection of Persian art gallery, as well live music and performances by local artists and groups. All of this will be to welcome and celebrate a bountiful and prosperous Persian New Year. A limited number of tickets will be available via our event page online very soon, “Taste of Nowruz 2018.” Your support and attendance will help IFWC/Payvand continue forth with its commitment to our local communities by empowering women and promoting the Persian arts and culture through education, scholarships, and cultural experiences.

The Persian New Year, commonly referred to as “Nowruz,” is a spring festival of Persian origin, which has been celebrated for more than 3,000 years. It marks the first day of spring. The festival of Nowruz is celebrated by many groups of people in the Middle East, and Central and South Asia, but particularly by Persians or various Iranian peoples.

Date: March 23 2018

Time: 6:00-10:00 p.m.

Location: San Jose City Hall Rotunda:  200 E. Santa Clara Street in San Jose

Parking is Free, Please bring your Parking tickets to get validated at the event

Tel: 408-906-9237

Email: and

Tickets for Persian Buffet and Entertainment: TBA

Full Entertainment For Nowruz Celebration!

Art Gallery

City of San Jose District 10 | Poster 11×17 English | Poster 8×11 English| Poster Persian | Food &  Sponsorship Booths |

Invitation to sponsors  | Program | Press Release 

About Nowruz

MC of the program

Haftseen Table Setting


Community Photographers: Andy Nguyen 

Persian Sweets and very special Cake : LA PATISSERIE BAKERY

Community Photographer: Andy Nguyen  

Persian Buffet