Nowruz--also known as Norooz--is the Persian New Year celebrated by Iranians, people of Persian descent, and people of the Baha'i faith. Like Chinese New Year, it's one of the many multicultural celebrations embraced by Vancouverites every year.
Vancouver Nowruz events include the annual Persian Fire Festival, parties and more. Use this Guide to Vancouver Nowruz Events 2016 to find the best ways to celebrate the Persian New Year.
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For celebrating Nowruz in Vancouver with the entire family, the biggest event is the Annual Fire Festival (Chaharshanbe Suri) held in West Vancouver's Ambleside Park. The free festival includes live music, fire jumping, Persian food, and dance performances.
The Annual Fire Festival (Chaharshanbe Suri) is on March 15, 2015.
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