The Iranian Cultural Society of North Carolina
proudly presents the Third Annual
North Carolina Persian Festival
Saturday May 4, 2013 in Raleigh, NC • 11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
State Fairgrounds, Kerr Scott Building
Video of the 2012 North Carolina
The 2013 North Carolina Persian Festival celebrates the rich and ancient culture, history, arts, and traditions of the people of Iran.
The Festival includes a wide array of live performances of traditional, folkloric, contemporary, pop, and modern classical Persian music
Persian carpets, handicrafts, embroidery, calligraphy and paintings will be on display in the extensive cultural exhibition along with film clips and animations that explore the history, geography, and cities of Iran from the time of the Persian Empire and Cyrus the Great to the present.
Visitors can sample various types of Persian cuisine, as well as enjoy DJ performances and dancing for everyone at the Festival.