In honor of the Celebration of Life Nowruz (Persian New Year), the Arizona Persian Cultural Center, a 501(c)(3) public charity, will celebrate with an Inaugural Persian New Year Festival on Saturday, March 9, 2019 from 11:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. at the Scottsdale Waterfront.


The Persian New Year Festival, is a FREE event to everyone and 100% of the proceeds from this event will be donated to Students Supporting Brain Tumor Research (SSBTR) . 


The festival will have musicians, traditional dancers, entertainers, DJ, food, and art. Vendors will include Traditional Persian Tea House, Saffron Jak Foods, Henna Tattoo, Jewelry, Zaman’s Gifts, Syrian Sweets of Phoenix, Frost Gelato, ZK Grill, Tazikii Food Truck and more!


To find out more about this FREE festival, visit


About Students Supporting Brain Tumor Research (SSBTR):

Since its modest beginnings in 2002, SSBTR has grown exponentially.  It is the largest student run non-profit in Arizona.  As an organization, their mission is to provide education and leadership development to the youth, furnish a platform for them to play a principal role in effecting positive changes in their communities, promote awareness of how common brain tumors are as the leading cause of cancer deaths among their peers and act as outreach to support affected individuals and their families.  97.6% of the money they raise goes to fight the cause.  They have the lowest overhead for a charity in the State of Arizona.  


  • Occurred Saturday, March 9th, 2019 @ 11:00 am – 6:00 pm


Scottsdale Waterfront

7135 E Camelback Rd #165
Scottsdale, 85251


Persian New Year Festival

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