Celebrate Persian New Year and the First Day of Spring

March 10, 2023   

Nowruz – which means “new day” – is a holiday marking the arrival of spring and the first day of the year in Iran. Here’s what's happening around the City.

Library Events

Stop by the North Vancouver City Library for Nowruz-themed events on several days:

The Pipe Shop at The Shipyards


MONOVA will display a Haft Sin table starting on March 15, and host the event:

City Hall and Civic Plaza

City Hall will display a Haft Sin table near the 14th Street entrance for the public to view, which will be up from March 13 to 31, and host an event in Civic Plaza:

  • Traditional Middle Eastern Dance performance by AMED Dance AcademyWednesday, March 15, 1-1:30pm

North Vancouver Recreation and Culture

NVRC will be installing traditional displays to celebrate and build awareness of Nowruz.


View all Community Events in the City at cnv.org/Events.

Nowruz celebration

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