Upcoming Events

MARCH 10 – 12, 2017

Nowruzgan Festival

In honour of the 150th birthday of Canada, Tirgan Festival Organizers present “Nowruzgan Festival “, where Canada 150 meets Nowruz (Persian Nowruz) from March 10 to – March 12, 2017 at the Toronto Centre for the Arts
In partnership with Toronto Centre for the Arts and North York Arts.
This three day celebration, hosting local and foreign artists, consists of workshops, theatre presentations, music, cinema, and visual arts.

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July 27 – 30, 2017

Tirgan Festival

Tirgan refers to an ancient Persian/Iranian festival traditionally held in the month of July, inspiring what is currently world’s largest celebration of Iranian arts and culture, taking place biennially at the Harbourfront Centre of Toronto with over 150,000 visitors, 200+ artists, and 100+ performances, talks, presentations, and workshops. The 2017 program reflects a tremendous ethnic diversity within Iran through music, dance, theatre, cinema, literature, visual arts, crafts market, and cuisine, as well as a traditional teahouse where visitors can socialize and a variety of food offerings at the World Cafe.

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Tirgan