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Persian Harvest Festival of Autumn (Mehregan) 2003 in Costa Mesa, California



The 8th annual Persian Harvest Festival of Autumn (MEHREGAN) will be held on Saturday and Sunday, October 4 & 5, 2003 from 11:00 AM to 11:00 PM at the Orange County Fair & Exposition Center in Costa Mesa, CA.
Mehregan attracts tens of thousands of people to Orange County, CA. It is the largest Iranian-American gathering in the United States with over 20,000 visitors.

Mehregan is a community event where hundreds of volunteers donate their time and talents to its success. All proceeds from this event are used for future Mehregan celebrations, other cultural events, and student scholarships

Come and enjoy ancestral Dances, Persian Customs, Arts and Crafts, Ancient Sports, Live Musical Performances, and taste the exotic Persian food.



Date: Oct 4 & 5, 2003 11:00 AM to 11:00 PM

Location: Orange County Fair & Exposition Center

88 Fair Drive Costa Mesa, CA 92626

Gate 4 - Arlington St (Arlington St & Fairview Rd)


Tel: 949-851-3993




Main Stage -

DJ Pouyan Ali Danial:

Singers:  Nooshafrin, Black Cats, Ali Daniel, Pyruz & Romantic, Helen,

              Ardavan Mofid (Naghali), Nay-Na-Va Dance Group (Shida Pegahi)

Tea House: DJ, Dance & Singing Contest, Poetry Reciting, Dance by Junior Nay-Na-Va Dance group, Pouyan Group, Ali Danial, Sousan, Shayan, Behzad

Children Activities:


Carnival Games, Play House, Book Reading, Ceramic & Pottery Studio, Color Me Mine

Dance, Music (Kid's performances), Live Music, Clown and Magic Star, Yu-Gi-Oh,

Storytelling Iranian Cartoon Painting Hand Craft, Face Painting, Magic Show, Persian Musical Instruments, Balloons



Persian Heritage Center (Provinces)

Assyrian, Azerbaijan,Fars,Gilan,Isfahan, Kerman, Khoozestan

Sights & Sounds (Movie House by NEJ International Pictures)

100 Years of Iranian Cinema, Iran & Sports - Memories of Yesterday...Today

Children Show, Slide Show

Exhibit of Poetry that is Life (By Shoja Adel)

Introduction of Modern Poetry in Iran "NIMA",  Frough Farrokhzad & Sohrab Sepehri

Display of Books, CDs, Films, Paintings, Photo, etc

Reciting Poetry in English and Persian,

Masterpiece of Shahram Nazeri based on Sohrab Sepehri Poem

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