ORANGE COUNTY FAIR
IRVINE, CA – September 1, 2005 – the Network of Iranian-American Professionals of Orange County (NIPOC) on behalf of the Southern California based Persian Community announces that Mehregan, the Persian Harvest Festival, will be celebrated on Saturday October 1 and Sunday October 2, from 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. at the at the Orange County Fair & Exposition Center, 88 Fair Drive Costa Mesa, CA 92626
The 10th annual event celebrates Persian culture with music, dance, artwork, crafts, traditional Persian cuisine, Traditional Tea House, and costumes. The front gate at the festival, designed to evoke
Mehregan (pronounced ‘meh-re-gahn’), is celebration of nature from ancient Persian Goddess Mehr, the spirit of love, knowledge and commitment.
Food, Fun, Entertainment – Persian Style!
At Mehregan, there are plenty of activities for young and old including traditional music, dance, arts and crafts, ancient sports, pop music, and of course the exotic Persian food.
Entertainment, two large stages are setup for various modern and traditional Persian Music featuring the hottest stars.
Tea House: One area which is always the crowd’s
favorite is the Tea House. This area is decorated by several tables covered by
kilims reminds people of the old tea houses in
Further information is available at www.nipoc.org or by calling (949) 851-3993.
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