Events Announcements 2016 **** From Past to Current ****




December 2016


Toronto: Saturday,December 31: Gala Night of 2016

Number ONE Yearend celebration of Toronto! 4 Course Dinner, Prizes, Draw, and many more surprises. Deluxe open bar. Best entertainments and DJs of Toronto. Midnight Champagne, Professional photography. ADULTOS – $130. NIÑOS (children under 12) – $60 (MENORES DE 12 AÑOS). Special table of 10 adults $1200. (save $100)


Montreal: Saturday, December 17: Sandy Live in Concert for Yalda Night!

Dance of love entertainment proudly presents: Sandy and 2 other local Singers, Saturday December 17th. For yalda Celebration… ( Mandana Roshan & Pedram Za ) and one of the best Persian DJ Borna from Miami. Our Buffet table includes: Pomegranate, Watermelon, Persian traditional PEANUTS, Cold Sandwiches, Soft drinks and water. INFO: 514-297-2354


Toronto: Saturday, December 10: Latinos Christmas Party

Free admission. Book your table at 647-498-4040


Toronto: Friday, December 9: Persian Music Ensemble, with Maestro Keivan Saket

The Iranian Students Association at York University proudly invites you to the concert of Maestro Keivan Saket in Toronto. Rooted in the Motherland starring Maestro Keivan Saket will be staged on Friday December 9th at the luxurious City Playhouse Theatre. In this golden and legendary masterpiece of a performance, the mystical sounds of Maestro Keivan Saket’s “Tar and Setar” will be joined by the heartfelt and beautiful vocals of Mojtaba Asgari, and accompanied by the delicate, marvellous, and graceful sounds of Saeid Naeimi-Manesh’s “Santoor” and Santoor Bass, Kourosh Babaeis “Kamancheh”, Bamdad Fotouhi’s “Daf and Tonbak”, and Saman Shahi’s “Piano”


Vancouver: Sunday, December 4: “Hello Mumbai”; Persian Movie [English subtitle]

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Sunday, December 4 @ 2:00 pm at Centennial Theatre in North Vancouver. With English subtitles and exclusive interviews. Story: An Iranian medicine student in India and a rich Indian girl fall in love, but the girl’s family disagree with their marriage plan.


Ottawa: Saturday, December 3: Christmas Celebration & Party of Colombian Community

Children under 15 free admission. Adult tickets $20 covering admission, party, DJ show and Dances. Food and desserts available to purchase. Street or Pay Parking. DJ Rodrigo and Sabrosa Band entertain you all night! Draw Prizes and Promotions and Children gifts… Open to publics. Tickets available at Pan Caliente (Bakery) in Gatineau .


Vancouver: Saturday, December 3: Venezuelan Christmas Party 2016

It’s a tradition. It’s about spending quality time together. It’s VCSBC’s annual Christmas party! Each year the Venezuelan community in BC comes together to celebrate Christmas and the end of another year Venezuelan-style. This year the tradition is more alive than ever! If you’re craving a night of dancing, delicious dinner, and some fun times with friends in a family-friendly and fun environment, you can’t miss this year’s party! DETAILS: – Doors open at 5:30pm. – Dinner will be served at 6:45 (on time) – Formal dress code – There will be a cash bar for alcoholic beverages. Water and pop are free. – Venezuela’s traditional “hallaca” will be the main course. – Music by DJ Caracas, contests, prizes and great surprises! TICKETS: – Tickets: $60 for Adults ($55 Early bird until November 13) & $25 for children (5-10 years old). Tables are first come first served. – Special deal: With the purchase of a table for ten people, you will get a FREE wine bottle and a reserved table. – You may purchase tickets through vcsbc.info@gmail.com, Facebook, Eventbrite.


Montreal: Saturday, December 3: 17th Edition; Christmas of Latin American Children!

Free admission, food, and gifts for Latin American Children! 5035, rue St-Dominique esq. St-Joseph. info 514-777-4474 / 514-374-2209


Montreal: Friday, December 2:  JORGE VILLAMIZAR Live  in Concert

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Discoteca South Beach 6821 Rue St-Hubert, Montréal, QC H2S 2M7. Limited 30 tickets available at $70 for Meet & Greet with the Artist.


November 2016


Toronto: Saturday, November 26: Christian Fernandez Live in Concert

Jess Meza Inc & Carmen y Pepe presentan: Confirmado todo listo y en espera de la llegada del gran Christian Fernandez ex – Grupo Gale desde Cali Colombia para deleitarnos y ponernos a gozar con sus grandes éxitos , Sab. 26 de Noviembre en Las Brisas (24 Rivalda Rd. Toronto) a partir de las 9:00 pm, no te lo pierdas!


Ottawa: Sunday; November 20: Arba’een Ceremony 

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A ceremony for remembrance of the 40th day of Imam Hussein, from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM at the address shown on the poster. The speech is in Persian Language

 


Ottawa: Sunday, November 20: Nardoon; Persian Movie [English subtitle]

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Synopsis: Which one would cost more? Weddings or Funerals? Would it be better to have wedding in funeral and vise versa to save some money? Tickets are $10 and are available through the box office at Mayfair Theatre. The doors open at 6:00 pm and the movie starts at 6:30 pm. The seats are not numbered and seat choice is on a first-come first-served basis.


Montreal: Saturday, November 19: “Los Monologos de la Vagina”; Movie in Spanish language 

Open to adults 18+ only.


Montreal: Saturday, November 19: Shahram & Leila Live in Concert

About Leila : www.Leilaforouharmusic.com

 


Ottawa: Saturday, November 19: Little Heros Performances 

Several Local Dance Groups Performances! Annual fundraising Event for Children with Cancer. All Proceeds go to Charity. Tickets at Arya food market and online at Bia2ottawa.com *** Price: – $15 Adults. – $10 Children under 10, – Free Children under 5.


Edmonton: Saturday, November 19: Live from El Salvador: Sonora Maya Performance

SERBIAN HALL 12920 112 street NW. Edmonton AB Canada. DIRECTAMENTE DE EL SALVADOR doors open 8pm – 2:30 am Tickets 780.7295627 acuario 780.8865386


Vancouver: Wednesday, November 16: Cyanide; Persian Movie [English Subtitles] 

The Mojahedin-e-Khalq Organization (MKO) was an Iranian political–militant organization in exile that carried out many terrorist operations during the 1980s to overthrow the Iranian government. “Cyanide” tells the story of Vahid Afrakhteh, a devout Muslim member of the MKO military unit during the reign of Iran’s last monarch, Mohammad-Reza Shah. He is gradually changed into an obedient Marxist under the influence of his fellow member Taqi Shahram. Tickets and details at www.vanif.ca

 


Vancouver: Wednesday, November 16: Valley of Stars; Persian Movie [English Subtitles] 

A documentary about life and works of Shahriar Rouhani. With an international reputation as a conductor and composer, Mr. Rouhani is one of the most sought after, successful conductors on the music scene today. Mr. Rouhani is the music director and conductor of the COTA symphony orchestra in Los Angeles. He has appeared as a guest conductor with a number of prestigious orchestras including, the London Royal Philharmonic concert orchestra, Minnesota Symphony orchestra, Colorado Symphony, San Diego symphony, Indianapolis Symphony, New Jersey Symphony, Zagreb Philharmonic and the American Youth Symphony and others. Tickets and details available at www.vanif.ca

 


Vancouver: Sunday, November 13: Ehsan Live in Concert

Ehsan Khaje Amiri, the voice of love, returns to Vancouver, with his new album, on Sunday, November 13th, 2016. His show, a spectacular mix of new and classic hits, radiates pure energy with his always present emotional connection to his audience. Vogue Theatre 918 Granville Street – All Ages Welcome Sunday November 13th 2016 Doors 7:00PM, Show 8:00PM, End 10:00PM


Montreal: Saturday, November 12: Solo Bachata! 

12 Noviembre: Sólo Bachata, Disco South Beach


Montreal: Saturday, November 12: Iranian Traditional Music Ensemble 

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Au nom de l étoile brillante de la musique Iranienne, L’ensemble de musique traditionnelle Iranienne de UpTin Foundation célèbre le 101em anniversaire de Mme Ghamar Vaziri, le 12 Novembre 2016. گروه موسیقی سنتی بنیاد آموزشی فرهنگی آپتین برای گرامیداشت یکصد و یکمین سالگرد تولد بانو قمرالملوک وزیری در تاریخ 12 نوامبر 2016 ، کنسرتی را به همه هنردوستان تقدیم خواهد کرد.تهیه بلیط در بنیاد آپتین

 


Toronto: Saturday, November 12: Oro Solido! 

Tickets $25 Pre-Venta (Tickets Limitados/ Tiempo Limitado) • $40 Regular • Mesa VIP Disponible (Cupo Limitado) • Reserva de Mesas son *Por Orden de Compra!!! Disponible para grupos de 10+ Personas ($40 Ticket/Persona).


 

Edmonton: Saturday, November 5: Colombia Party Style

The Latin Brothers | Grupo Niche | Orquesta Guayacán | Fruko y sus Tesos | DIOMEDES DIAZ | BINOMIO DE ORO | IVAN VILLAZON | Silvestre Dangond – all night pictures by Florentino Jajoy.

 


October 2016


Ottawa: Saturday, October 29: Halloween Family Party 

Adults admission $8. Children free. Parking: Streets nearby. Event starts at 5 PM at 665 Bronson Avenue, Ottawa

 


Ottawa: Friday, October 28, 2016  –  Montreal: Saturday, October 29

Sounds of Persia; Andalib Ensemble

This is a gathering of many talented musicians who are coming together to perform all under one banner. A music journey to the heartland of Iran: Kurdish, Gilaki, Improvised trio & classical Persian, performed by Avaye Andalib Ensemble led by Shaho Andalibi. For ticket information please contact www.pacso.ca

 


Vancouver: Sunday, October 23: Two Persian Movies with One Ticket! 

نمایش های ویژه روز یکشنبه 23 اکتبر در سالن کی میک سنتر در وست ونکوور ساعت 4 بعد از ظهر: فیلم “خشم و هیاهو” ساخته ی هومن سیدی ساعت 7 شب: فیلم “دختر” ساخته ی رضا میرکریمی علاقمندان به تماشای هر دو فیلم می توانند بلیط فیلم دوم را با 50 درصد تخفیف خریداری کنند. کافی است در لینک خرید بلیط، گزینه ی Double Bill را انتخاب کنید. THE SOUND AND THE FURY: Plays at 4:00 PM –  DAUGHTER: Playing at 7:00 PM. Second movie at 50% price

 


Toronto: Saturday, October 22: Sounds of Persia; Andalib Ensemble

A music journey to the heartland of Iran: Kurdish, Gilaki, Improvised trio & classical Persian, performed by Avaye Andalib Ensemble led by Shaho Andalibi.  For ticket info & purchase, visit or contact Richmond Hill Center for Performing Arts Box office: In Person: 10268 Yonge Street, Richmond hill Tel: 905.787.8811


Toronto: Thursday, October 20: Desorden Publico

Por primera vez en #Canada, la banda de Ska #1 de Venezuela! Entradas a la venta por www.canadaconhumor.ca o en el GORDO EX CAFE (1048 Bathurst St


Ottawa: Sunday, October 16: Zapas (Spare Tire); Persian Movie [English Subtitle]

When a local amateur football team is unexpectedly promoted to the professional league, their coach (Jafari) and the people of his small town scramble to prepare for glory, but the team’s star player (Ezzati) suffers an untimely injury that rules him out of the season. A web of romantic misunderstandings, family fights and political haggling ensues in this raucously funny, relentlessly entertaining film.  Tickets are &10 and are available through the box office at Mayfair Theatre. The doors open at 6:00 pm and the movie starts at 6:30 pm. The seats are not numbered and seat choice is on a first-come first-served basis.


Vancouver: Sunday, October 16:  “I”; Persian Movie [English Subtitle]

Story of Azar, a woman who who conducts illegal actions to favor others and earn a living. Tickets $13. Pack of 5 tickets $55. Pack of 10 tickets $100. Details at www.vanif.ca

 


Vancouver: Sunday, October 16: Nardoon; Persian Movie [English Subtitle]

A persia Comedy: Let’s have a wedding ceremony at the same time of a funeral, to save on the costs! Tickets $13. Pack of 5 tickets $55. Pack of 10 tickets $100. For details refer to www.vanif.ca

 


Montreal: Saturday, October 15: Mehregan (Fall Season) Celebration

A memorable night to celebrate some of the ancient celebrations in Persian culture. From 8:00 PM to midnight. Admission 17$. Free parking. Children under 5 are free. Students 15$

 


Toronto: Friday, October 14: Joe Veras Live in Concert

SHEIMY’S PROMOTIONS & KBUENARADIO.TV PRESENTA EN VIVO –  JOE VERAS Y SU ORQUESTA !


Vancouver: Tuesday, October 11: Lantouri; Persian Movie [English Subtitle]

Not for the fainthearted, Director, Reza Dormishian’s tour-de-force takes the “eye for an eye” justice permitted by Islamic law to its logical extreme. A Lantouri gang member (Navid Mohammadzadeh), obsessed with a crusading journalist (Maryam Palizban), deals with her rejection by throwing acid in her face. Covering many issues plaguing Tehran today, the film unspools ambitious examination of the churning frustrations of Iran’s disenfranchised younger generation.


Montreal: Saturday-Sunday, October 8-9, 2016: Montreal Iranian Film Festival

The Alborz Film Iranian Festival is an annual celebration of the best of contemporary Iranian cinema. The festival aims to bring the most acclaimed Iranian films of the year to Montreal’s screens in an effort to present a comprehensive cross-section of this national cinema. Tickets available at www.AlborzFilm.ca


Canada: Saturday, October 8 to Saturday, October 15, 2016: Aref’s Canadian Tour

Aref live in concert across Canada! For ticket information please call respective numbers as shown on the poster.

 


Ottawa: Sunday, October 2 to Wednesday October 12, 2016: Muharram Ceremonies 

10 evenings of mourning and religious ceremonies (in Persian language) for the occasion of Muharram 2016. Open to Muslim communities

 


Toronto: Saturday, October 1: Mehregan Celebration Gala Party

Tickets includes: .Full Antipasto bar station .All night premium open bar Three course dinner .Desserts, coffee, tea .Late night (food & fruit) station Master of Ceremony : Mr. Fereidoun Farahandouz Rouge International band from L.A. Miras Traditional Music band Mayn Zard Kurdish Dance group DJ Ardy Tickets $195 adults – $95 Kids up to 12y For more info, please call 416-500-7577

 


Montreal: Saturday, October 1: Alexander Abreu/Havana D’Primera

Alexander Abreu et Havana D ‘Primera for the first time in Montréal this 1st October 2016. Space Limited! Tickets go on sale as of August 1

 


September 2016


Ottawa + Montreal: September 29 + October 1: Maria Volonte Blue Tango Project

Maria Volonté is a tango singer and pop artist from Buenos Aires, Argentina. She will offers us an intimate concert in the Blue Tango style. Maria Volonte, voice and guitar will be accompanied on stage by Kevin Harmonica and some guests musician. A concert tango flavor with a young dancing couple dazzling southern cone of Latin America.

 


Ottawa: Sunday, September 18: Eid Ghadir Ceremony

Iranian Community Celebrating Eid Ghadir. Brunch 10:30 – 11:30 , Speech and Contest and Prizes 11:30 -12:15, Adults Outdoor Activity and Children Bouncy Castle 12:15 – 13:30. This event is free but needs reservation through www.ImamHossein.ca

 


Montreal: Saturday, September 17: Concert: Regard Persan  

Regard Persan trio, on Saturday, September 17th at 8pm at Théâtre Rouge du Conservatoire, 4750 avenue Henri-Julien, Montréal. Founded in 2013 by three Irano-Canadian musicians living in Montreal, Regard Persan trio has an innovative concept where each member explores a new sound of Persian music through their respective instruments.

 


Ottawa/Gatineau: Saturday, September 17: Fiesta del Perol 

Para toda informacion complementaria dirigirse a https://www.facebook.com/ClubLibertad.OttawaGatineau/

 


Calgary: Saturday, September 17: Big Night of Ranchenato!

Cover 10$ . Event 9:30 PM to 2:30 AM! – Call to book your table: Tel 403 483 5927. Colombian Meals $14.99

 


Montreal: Saturday, September 17: Wave Your FLAG! 

This event is for everyone! We’ll be providing amazing and talented performers, Djs AND you’ll get to meet many students from differents organizations which will give you additional opportunities to familiarize yourself with the surrounding clubs that might interest you! Concordia University, Loyola Campus 7141 rue Sherbrooke Ouest, Montreal, Quebec H4B 1R6.


Mississauga: Friday, September 16: BFF Latin Party 

Free Parking – 10$ Admission – 1900 Dundas St, Mississauga

 


Toronto: September 15 to October 15: Latinlicious;

A Taste of Latin Art, Food, and Music in Toronto

For one month, enjoy a delicious taste of Latin Art, Food, and Music. visit www.LatinliciousToronto.com for more details


Ottawa: Sunday, September 11: Where are my shoes? Persian Movie [with English subtitle]

Habib Kaveh (Reza Kianian) is an old factory owner who suffers from Alzheimer’s disease. His family members have left him, but the return of his daughter (Bahareh Kianafshar) ignites a change in his life. The doors open at 6:00 pm and the movie starts at 6:30 pm. The seats are not numbered and seat choice is on a first-come first-served basis. Tickets are available through the box office at Mayfair Theatre.

 


Calgary: Sunday, September 11: Stand-Up Comedy; Max Amini live in Calgary

Max Amini Returns to Calgary with a set of new material. Come join us at the Bella Concert Hall for an evening full of joy. Tickets available at: www.MaxAmini.com/Tickets Tickets: Premium: $75 , Enthusiast: $50 , Marquee: $40, Insider: $30


Ottawa: Friday September 9: Mexico Spectacular

Mexico Spectacular Friday, September 9, 2016 at 7 pm The Ballet Folklóric Aztlan of México are known as Mexico’s “Cultural Representatives in Canada”. This performance lights up the stage with spirited dances rooted in live traditional folk music. Full of movement, rhythm and technical elements, the company takes audiences on a journey through Mexico’s history, backed by 14 years’ experience presenting cultural dance all over Canada. Admission Adults 20$

 


Toronto: Friday, September 9: Niyaz Concert 

Niyaz music is described as “mystical music with a modern edge”. It is primarily a blend of Sufi mysticism and trance electronica, guided by the mystical poetry of legendary poets such as Rumi.


Ottawa: Thursday, September 8: Exhibition of Artistic Works of 5 Colombian Artists

UNAM-Canada, Mapalé Publishing House and the Colombian Consulate in Ottawa are pleased to invite you to the art exhibition “Diversity in Shape and Colour: Five Colombian Artists.” – Free Admission

 


Vancouver: Wednesday, September 7: The Mexi-Can Forum on International Trade

Building Up Awareness of Fair International Trade and Social Responsibility

Plase visit www.themexicanforum.com for registration, agenda, updates and more. FREE Admission but mandatory registration. Sitting will be numbered and pre-assigned upon registration. The sooner you register the better sitting you will get.


Ottawa: Sunday, September 4: Annual Latin American Street Party in Nation’s Capital

OTTAWA CITY HALL WILL BE ALIVE WITH THE LATIN AMERICAN FESTIVAL, COME AND JOIN THE CELEBRATION WITH US!

 


Ottawa: Saturday, September 3: Javad Yasari Live in Ottawa

Tehran Nights in Ottawa for the first time with JAVAD YASARI Early bird tickets $30. Ticket a will on on sale on Sat. July 2nd Opening acts: – Live Performance by Carlos, – Live Dj and Dancing with Dj Bayan & Dj Shahriar, – Live Performance by Lilly Info : 613-292-6181 Tickets at Arya food market and online at Bia2ottawa.com from July 2nd.


Montreal: Friday, September 2: Javad Yasari Live in Montreal

For the first time in Montreal. more info: 514.297.2354 Tickets 40$/45$ Online : ticket-pal.ca or Tapesh Digital 6162, rue Sherbrooke O, Montréal

 


August 2016


Vancouver: Sunday, August 28: Tirgan Iranian Cultural Summer Festival 2016

Tirgan is a family-friendly festival that promotes the beauty and brilliance of art, music, culture and history of Iranians.

 


Ottawa: Thursday, August 25: Iran @ Ottawa City Hall

Join us for the largest Iranian party at the Ottawa City Hall. Dj Music and Performances. Outdoor Dance all night long. This is event is Free to public. Parking: $2 at City hall underground parking or street parking.


Montreal: Wednesday, August 24: Iran Art Exhibition

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The Love and Solidarity Group of Iranian in Montreal is inviting you to visit the first Iranian Photo and Painting exhibition at the Montreal Art Centre. This is the first time in the history of the Iranian community that a group of young Artists are able to show their art works to the public for free. You will have the privilege to see the artwork of more than 20 artists. Time : 24 Aug 2016 From 5:30 PM to 11:00 PM Address: 1844 Rue William, Montréal, QC H3J 1R5

 


Vancouver: Sunday, August 21: Barcode; Persian Movie [English subtitle]

اکران فیلم “بارکد” یکشنبه ۲۱ آگوست ساعت ۴:۰۰ عصردر سالن سنتنیال نورث ونکوور همراه با مصاحبه اختصاصی ‫‏آریا‬ ‫‏پرسیس‬ با عوامل فيلم‌


Ottawa: Sunday, August 14: Dracula; Persian Movie

With attendance of Levon Haftvan

Organized by ISAUO; Iranian Student Association University of Ottawa


Montreal: Sunday, August 14: 1st Annual Symposium of Iranian Professionals in Quebec

This event is in Persian language where a number of high profile and successful Iranian professional in various fields, including engineering, medicine, law, industry etc, will present speeches in several workshops and share their success stories with persian speaking communities of Quebec/Canada. The symposium starts at  9:00 AM. For more details refer to Mahzar.Ca

 


Montreal: Saturday, August 13: Orientalys Festival; Persian Dance with DJ Mahyar

DJ Mahyar, as a representative of Iran, will play Persian dance music for one hour, from 9:00 to 10:00 PM in the old port of Montreal. This event is FREE and is for all ages.


Calgary: Friday-Saturday , August 12-13: Persian Summer Festival 

Contemporary Iranian Art and Music Festival


Toronto: Friday-Saturday, August 12-13: Tabestoon (Summer) Festival

Tabestoon is a vibrant and diverse multi-platform artistic festival devoted to fostering the rich creative tastes of the new generation of Iranian youth in North American diaspora communities.

 


Ottawa: Thursday, August 11: Ottawa Iranian Painters in SAF Art Exhibit

Free Admission. Eight Iranian artists are participating in the Art Exhibit of the Ottawa South Asian Festival held on Thursday, 11 August 2016, from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM in the Ottawa City Hall. These artists include: Manochehr Niknafs, Mahvash Mortazavi, Mojdeh Mehrafarin, Mahshid Farhoudi, Nazly Khalili, Shahnaz Mohajerani, Azadeh Mohammadi, and Maziar Darvish. Visit PACSO.CA for more details.


Vancouver: Sunday, August 7: Where Are My Shoes? Persian Movie [English subtitle]

A factory owner struggles with Alzheimer disease, left behind by his family. Things change when his daughter returns to Iran …..  The movie will played at 8:0 PM, Evergreen Cultural Centre : 1205 Pinetree Way, Coquitlam, British Columbia V3B 7Y3. To buy tickets online refer to www.vanif.ca

 


Ottawa: Sunday, August 7: Oblivion Season, Persian Movie [English subtitle]

An ex-prostitute starts a new life by marrying her loved one but leaving the shadow of her dark past is not as easy as it seemed before. Now she is the prisoner of her loved one and to earn her freedom she should fight with the masculine society …


Ottawa: Saturday, August 6:  Caliente! Latin Hot Dance

Free Cover / Free SALSA Lessons/ Bday Celebrations? call for details. 349 Dalhousie St. Ottawa


Ottawa: Friday, August 5: Latin Fuego; Latin Fire In The Capital!

Free Cover / Free SALSA Lessons/ Bday Celebrations? call for details. 349 Dalhousie St. Ottawa

 


July 2016


Vancouver: Sunday, July 31: A Tale of Love; Persian Movie [English subtitle]

حکایت عاشقی

 


Toronto: Saturday, July 30: The 5th Peruvian Mega Festival in Town!

5to Mega Festival Peruano VIP 2016, reuniendo sus más destacados artistas que vienen de Perú , Estados Unidos, Montreal y Toronto…Quienes estarán brindando lo mejor de sí para celebrar a lo grande ”Las Fiestas Patrias del Perú”…No se lo pierda será una noche llena de peruanidad….Llámenos, si desea patrocinar, vender comida o productos, exhibir productos o artesanía o comprar tickets o reservar sus mesas….No se lo pierda….


Vancouver: Sunday, July 24: Oblivion Season; Persian Movie [English subtitle]

فیلم «فصل فراموشی فریبا» در سی و دومین ‏جشنواره‬ ‫‏فیلم‬ ‫‏فجر‬ حضور داشت و توانست ‫‏نامزد‬ دریافت ‫‏سیمرغ‬ ‏بلورین‬ ‫‏بهترین‬ ‫‏بازیگر‬‏نقش‬ ‏اول‬ ‫‏زن‬ شود An ex-prostitute starts a new life by marrying her loved one but leaving the shadow of her dark past is not as easy as it seemed before. Now she is the prisoner of her loved one and to earn her freedom she should fight with the masculine society …

 


Ottawa: Sunday, July 24: Colombian Independence Day Celebration

A soccer tournament (Simon Bolivar Cup) will take place among several community teams from early morning to early afternoon. For details contact 613-282-4926

Co-organizer: Canadian-Colombian Community of Ottawa-Gatineau


Edmonton: Sunday, July 24: Independence Day Colombia 2016

Full Day Free Event 10:00 AM to 10:00 PM! Courtesy of Colombian Community of Alberta


Ottawa/Gatineau: 23-24 July: 2016 Festival of World Cultures

Persian “Baran Dance Group” has been selected to represent Iran in this year.

 


Montreal: Saturday, July 23: Colombia’s Independence Day Celebration 

El evento dará inicio a las 5 pm y irá hasta las 3 am tendremos dj y la presentación especial de un cantante de reggaeton q esta de moda en montreal

 


Toronto: Saturday, July 23: Peruvian Independence Day Celebration

Toronto: 8:00 PM- Victoria Banquet Hall, 69 Milvan Dr.


Montreal: Saturday, July 23: Colombian Independence Day Party 

Admission $10

 


Vancouver/Burnaby: Sunday, July 17: Colombian Independence Day Picnic

Nuestra Colombia, se viste de fiesta en Vancouver. Este 17 de Julio, celebraremos el Picnic de la Independencia de Colombia. Alla nos vemos. Comunidad Colombiana en Vancouver.

 


London, Ontario: Sunday, July 17: Colombian Independence Day 

El COLOMBIAN FEST en London, ¡no te lo puedes perder!


Vancouver: Sunday, July 17: Empire Cruise Party

Tickets available online @ http://www.ticketzone.com/event/Empire-Cruise-Party/327926 TICKETS INFORMATION LINE: (604)-780-7060


Toronto: Saturday, July 16: Celebrating Colombian Independence Day 

Pedro Arroyo Live in Town; celebrating Colombian Independence Day

 


Montreal: Saturday, July 16: The 44th Edition of Peruvian Festival in Montreal

Free Admission Event – 1 PM to 11 PM


Edmonton: July 15-16-17 : Festival Mi Tierra Calle 87, Latin Dance & Music

Courtesy of El Rancho Restaurant: Salvadorean and Mexican Cuisine

 


Vancouver: Wednesday, July 13: Atomic Heart; Persian Movie [Eng. Subtitle]

Pitched somewhere between dream and reality, this surreal tale follows two party girls and their close encounter with… the devil? “ On the way home from a well-oiled party, Arineh and Nobahar stupidly crash their car.A strange sort of guy offers to pay the incurred expenses and refuses to be reimbursed. Instead he asks the two girls to follow him into the unknown. Very quickly, whilst travelling through a nighttime Tehran full of mysteries and surprises, Arineh and Nobahar discover a parallel world of the unexpected, the existence of which they had never imagined.

 


Ottawa: Saturday, July 9: Eid Fitr Community BBQ

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For latest updates visit www.imamhosseiin.ca

 


Ottawa: Sunday, July 3: Ottawa Persian Summer Picnic   (From June 5th) 

All-day picnic in Ottawa Vincent Massey Park, with Persian foods being sold by Persian restaurants.


June 2016


Ottawa: Friday-Sunday-Tuesday, June 24-26-28, 2016: Ghadr Nights Ceremony

Ghadr Nights are Ramadan evenings 19, 21, and 23; dedicated for religious (Muslim) ceremonies


Toronto: Saturday+Sunday, June 18-19: International Raymi Festival

For solidarity with people of Ecuador regarding the earthquake, award-winning artist and singer , Rosario Arce, will perform on June 19th at 6:30 PM

 


Vancouver: Saturday, June 18: Belly Dance & Persian DJ 

CELEBRATE WITH PARADIZ TEAHOUSE FOR THEIR 4TH ANNIVERSARY!


Toronto: Saturday, June 18: Father’s Day Celebration with Manuel Donayre!

An event by Peruanas of Canada, in Toronto


Vancouver: Wednesday, June 15: Persian Movie : The Girl’s House – Engl. Subtitle

In Farsi with English subtitles. Online Ticket: http://www.viff.org Seating will begin 30 minutes prior to showtime. Tomorrow is Samira’s wedding ceremony and Bahar and Parisa are shopping excitedly. That night they receive a call that the bride is dead and the wedding has been called off. They are both shocked and they cannot believe what they have heard, so they go straight to their friend’s fiancé, Mansoor, to find the cause of her suspicious death. ****Directed by Shahram Shahosseini ****

 


Ottawa: Sunday, June 12: Persian Movie : The Girl’s House – Engl. Subtitle

Tickets are available through the box office at Mayfair Theatre, Shekarchi Restaurant (398 Kent St), Silk Road Restaurant (1021 Cyrville Rd), Caspian Kabob Restaurant (1729 Bank St), and Arya Food Market (508 Gladstone Ave).   Synopsis: Tomorrow is Samira’s wedding ceremony and Bahar and Parisa are shopping excitedly. But at night, somebody calls and tells them that the bride is dead and the wedding has been called off. They are both shocked and they cannot believe what they have heard, so they go straight to their friend’s fiancé, Mansoor, to find out about the cause of her suspicious death.


Vancouver: Saturday, June 11: 1st Anniversary celebration of “Rah-e Movafaghiyat” Cultural Institute

Live Music + Persian Dance + Refreshments and more!

 


Toronto Saturday, June 11: “Learn About Brasil” Show for Free!

Dundas West Fest it’s a street festival (Free Admission) at DUNDAS & OSSINGTON.


Vancouver: Friday, June 10: Art Gallery Opening Event

Farahnaz Samari is an active member of Canadian Federation of Artists. She is listed in COLOMBIRAN’s Artist Centre.

 


Montreal: Friday, June 10: Caribbean Rhythms with Maelo Ruiz 

Maelo Ruiz, soon in Montreal!


Ottawa: Sunday, June 5: Ottawa Persian Summer Picnic

Date Changed to Sunday July 3rd Due to Bad Weather Conditions  

All-day picnic in Ottawa Vincent Massey Park, with Persian foods being sold by Persian restaurants.

 


Toronto: Saturday, June 4: Ebi & his big band live in Toronto!

The legend, EBI, will return to Toronto on Saturday, June 4th, 2016 at Where The World Comes To Play, Sony Centre for the Performing Arts.


Toronto: Friday, June 3: Brazil Connection DJ Party

Brazilian Dance and Music – 19+ Event.

 


May 2016  


 Mississauga, May 27-28-29: Festival of Latin Cultures 

Festival of Latin Cultures, featuring Rosario Arce, holder of the title “Best Latin Singer in Canada”


Ottawa: Sunday, May 22: 15th Shaban Celebration

This is a religious-base annual celebration within Muslim Shia communities. This event is a family event but in Persian language. Time 5:30 to 7:30 PM on date and address shown on the poster

 


Vancouver: Friday, May 20: Persian Movie: “The Girl’s House” with English Subtitles

Tomorrow is Samira’s wedding ceremony and Bahar and Parisa are shopping excitedly. That night they receive a call that the bride is dead and the wedding has been called off. They are both shocked and they cannot believe what they have heard, so they go straight to their friend’s fiancé, Mansoor, to find the cause of her suspicious death.


Mississauga: Friday, May 20: Summer Fine SWAG Latin Dance Performance 

BFF Latin party by Mexicans. Dress to Impress! For all inquiries call 1-416-878-4129

 


Vancouver: Wednesday, May 18: Persian Movie ” Bodyguard” – English subtitles

Bodyguard is a 2016 Iranian film about a middle aged man who protects high-ranking political figures in Iran. It is written and directed by Iranian film director Ebrahim Hatamikia. Details in www.VANIF.ca


Toronto: Sunday, May 15: Iranian Canadian Congress AGM + Voting

Notice is hereby given to all members of the Iranian Canadian Congress (ICC) that the ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING of the ICC will be held on Sunday May 15th, 2016 at 2PM in North York Civic Centre, Council Chamber in North York, Ontario (5100 Yonge Street). Tickets and details available at www.ICCONGRESS.ca


Ottawa: Sunday, May 15: Persian Movie: :Bodyguard” – English subtitles

Bodyguard is the story of a middle-aged man who protects a high-ranking political figure. After a series of incidents, he discovers that the official he is protecting is corrupt and abuses his power and position. The bodyguard quits this position and starts protecting a top nuclear scientist. ***The movie’s language is Farsi, with English subtitles*** The doors open at 6:00 pm and the movie starts at 6:30 pm. The seats are not numbered and seat choice is on a first-come first-served basis. Tickets $10.  Address: Mayfair Theatre, 1074 Bank St. Ottawa. This event is presented by www.PACSO.ca


Montreal: Saturday, May 14: Persian Classic Music Concert 

Moshtagh ensemble presents: ***A Great chance for the fans of Persian Classical Music*** The tickets include seat numbers and can be purchase online or in person. For more information, please call at 438-990-2132 or send email to moshtaaghmusic@gmail.com


Ottawa/Gatineau: Saturday, May 14: Iran in Asia 2016 Festival 

انجمن فرهنگی هنری پاکسو برای دومین سال متوالی به عنوان نماینده ایران در جشنواره آسیایی گتینو شرکت خواهد کرد. در این جشنواره نمایندگان کشورهای آسیایی به منظور معرفی آداب و رسوم و فرهنگ و غذاهای کشور خود شرکت می کنند. پاکسو نیز با ارائه برنامه های فرهنگی هنری و همچنین شیرینی های ایرانی در این برنامه شرکت خواهد کرد

 


Ottawa: Sunday, May 1 : Latin Dance Fame; 2nd Annual Gala

It is that time of the year again! Golden Flame Dance Company is celebrating their second year Annual Gala (Dance Fame) and the graduation of our students, This is going to be one of the biggest parties of the year. You don’t want to miss out on this event. Dancers from Montreal And Toronto coming to party with in Ottawa. We invite everyone to come out to dance and enjoy some spectacular performances as well as Dj’s social dancing. Dress code: Dress 2 Impress/Semi-formal (NO Jeans)

 


April 2016


Toronto: Saturday, April 30:  Googoosh Live in Concert!     logo sq

Once again the legendary Googoosh will perform live in Toronto this April!

Once again the legendary Googoosh will perform live in Toronto this April!


Ottawa: Saturday, April 30: Latin Expo 2016: “The Art Trail: Latin America”

Courtesy of Red Melog – Network of Latin American Women Entrepreneurs of Ottawa-Gatineau Presents. Free Event – Entry fee for guests to enjoy giveaways, exclusive exhibitors, interactive workshops, an assortment of appetizers and more! Red Melog offers a one-of-a-kind Expo experience that embraces and empowers women in a classy and positive environment. The “The Art Trail: Latin America” is a one-day event, dedicated to the needs of women from all walks of life. This event caters to every aspect of a woman’s life, including health, food, fashion, fitness, career, finance, and entertainment.

 


Montreal: Saturday, April 23: Moein Live in Concert 

Moein in Montreal: April 23, 2016

Moein Official Website:  www.MoeinMusic.com


Vancouver: Sunday, April 17 : Persian Movie: “50 Kilo of Sour Cherries” English Subtitles

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For more details please visit www.VanIF.ca


Calgary: Saturday, April 16: Latin Night Grand Opening 

Special Event courtesy of Colombian DJ Eddie and CM Productions.

 


Vancouver: Saturday, April 16 : Persian Movie: “Bodyguard” –English Subtitles

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For more details please visit www.VanIF.ca


Calgary: Saturday, April 16: Moein Live in Concert

Moein in Calgary: April 16, 2016

Moein Official Website:  www.MoeinMusic.com


Vancouver: Sunday, April 10 : Persian Movie: “A Tale of Love” with English Subtitles

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The movie will be followed by a session of live Q & A with the Director, via Skype on the screen.

For more details please visit www.VanIF.ca

 


Ottawa: Saturday, April 9: Annual Soccer Clinic for Children 9 – 14

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This is an invitation for the upcoming 2016 Soccer Clinic (more details in the poster). Participants will have to fill up a registration form and a waiver on the day of the event. Come and join us…and of course bring your friends with you. There are no fees to participate.


Vancouver: Saturday, April 9 : Persian Movie: “I am not Salvador” with English Subtitles 

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For more details please visit www.VanIF.ca


Edmonton: Sunday, April 3: Stand Up Comedy – Peter Albeiro

Stand Up Comedy by Colombian Comedian, Peter Albeiro. General Admission $50. VIP $70

Official Website: http://www.piteralbeiro.com


Canada Grand Tour April 2 – April 23:  Moein Live in Concert

4 Days – 4 Cities : Moein Live In Concert on Canada Grand Tour April 2016


Vancouver: Saturday, April 2: Live concert in Magic Spirit boat

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19+ boat event. Emad & Ames Live Concert with Melody Live Band. IDs required before boarding.


March 2016


Montreal: Sunday, March 27: Nowruz Traditional Ensemble Orchestrate 

Navaye Nowruz [=Chant de Nowruz] led by Maestro Siamak Nasr


Montreal: Saturday, March 26: Nowruz Celebration DJ Mahyar Party

Montreal! Get ready for the biggest celebration and party of town. Let's celebrate Nowruz with friends and enjoy this night with high quality and professional venue!

Montreal! Get ready for the biggest celebration and party of town. Let’s celebrate Nowruz with friends and enjoy this night with high quality and professional venue!


Ottawa: Saturday, March 26: Iranian New Year 1395 Celebration

Iranian New Year, Nowruz 1395. Six hour celebration and party designed by PACSO (Persian Arts & Cultural Society of Ottawa)

Iranian New Year, Nowruz 1395. Six hour celebration and party designed by PACSO (Persian Arts & Cultural Society of Ottawa)

 

Another poster featuring the traditional 7-S table items, designed by PACSO (Persian Arts and Cultural Association of Ottawa)

Another poster designed by PACSO, featuring some other items of the traditional Nowruz 7-S table.


Toronto: Saturday, March 26: Standup Comedy: Max Amini      logo sq

Once again, Max will entertain the Torontonians this year! Saturday March 26, in Majestic Roy Thomson Hal


Vancouver: Sunday, March 20: Nowruz Celebration Party 

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The Greatest Persian Event for Nowruz 1395 in Vancouver


Ottawa: Sunday, March 20: Nowruz Celebration Party

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Time: 17:30 to 19:30 Date: Sunday March 20th Location: Glebe Community Centre (details on poster). This is a family event including door prize draw, entertainment for kids, photography contest, treats and dinner. For details and ticket purchase visit www.imamhossein.ca


Calgary: Saturday, March 19: Nowruz Celebration (Dinner and Dance Party)

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Location: Austrian-Canadian Club 3112 – 11 Street N.E., Calgary, Alberta T2E 7J1. Time: 7:00 UTC – Nowruz Celebration: Persian New Year March 19,2016 with DJ Music, Dance, Dinner and Dessert ( All you can eat) GIVE AWAYS, DOOR PRIZES, AND MUCH MORE!!! Ticket: Adult $65 Children from 4 to 10 years old $35 Children under 4 years are FREE for tickets please call house of Kabob @ 403-277-7151


Ottawa: Saturday, March 19: Hengameh Live in Concert for Nowruz 1395

Iranians in Ottawa will celebrate Nowruz 1395 with Hengameh live in concert.

 


Montreal : Saturday, March 19: Nowruz Celebration (Iranian New Solar Year 1395)

Nowruz celebration party, Montreal, 19th March . Tickets: $60 Adults, $25 Children 5-12

Nowruz celebration party, Montreal, 19th March . Tickets: $60 Adults, $25 Children 5-12


Ottawa: Saturday March 19 + Sunday March 20: Nowruz Party and New Year Countdown

This year, Iranian students in University of Ottawa celebrate Nowruz 1395 over two nights.


 

Manitoba: Saturday, March 19: Nowruz Celebration (Iranian New Solar Year 1395)

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The New Year Celebration among Iranian-Canadians of Manitoba will last 7 hours. The New Year Moment in Winnipeg time is 22:28′:08″ on Saturday 19th March 2016

Official Website: http://icmb.ca/


Toronto: Friday, Saturday, Sunday, March 18,19,20: Nowruz Celebrations & Dance Parties

Iranians in Toronto will have three evenings of celebrations and Persian authentic dances, for the occasion of New Solar Year (1395)

 


Montreal: Friday, March 18: Persian New Year Celebration 

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Nowruz celebration organized by West Island Iranian School. Tickets for school members $35, for general public $55 and for children above 5 years old $40.


Gatineau – Ottawa: Friday, March 18: Merengue and Bachata Dance 

Oro Blanco and Valentino Valiente! From heart of New York to heart of Canada’s Capital Region


Ottawa: Tuesday, March 15: Chaharshanbe Suri Party 

*** The Right Honorable Justin Trudeau, PM of Canada, will attend this event! ***

 A historic event for Iranian-Canadians in Ottawa and Canada

A historic event for Iranian-Canadians in Ottawa and Canada due to presence of the Right Honorable Justin Trudeau. The Prime Minister will be arriving at 8:30 PM to meet and greet with people inside the hall…. Please plan to arrive early (doors open at 7:30) and get your tickets in advance : online at Bia2ottawa.com


 

Toronto: Tuesday, March 15: ChaharShanbe Suri Party 

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The last Tuesday evening in Iranian solar year is called “Shab-e Chahar Shanbe Suri” [=Night of last Wednesday Party]. Traditionally, in Ira, people and families have fun in streets in front of their houses, making 7 small fires and jump over them one by one. Kids go door to door to receive treats including candies and nuts


Ottawa: Saturday, March 12: Annual mourning (religious) event

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Mourning event for the occasion of death anniversary of Fatima, daughter of Prophet Mohammad (PBUH)


Toronto: Thursday, March 10: Toastmaster in Spanish!  Free Information Session

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At 7:00 PM, In Glendon Campus, York University, 2275 Bayview Ave. Toronto, ON. M4N 3M6 Room: A304. Opportunity to meet new hispanic friends, practice your spanish, taste some new free food!

 


Ottawa: Tuesday, March 8: Meeting with Iranian-Canadian MPs

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A meeting with the very first Iranian-Canadian Members of Parliament, Ali Ehsassi and Majid Jowhari

 


February 2016 


Vancouver: Monday, February 29: “Reclamation” –  Persian Movie with English Subtitle 

Screening ” Reclamation ” an Iranian Movie on Monday Feb.29th 2016 at 6:30 PM at Vancity Theatre in Downtown Vancouver, BC. Tickets available online @ VANIF.CA


Montreal: Saturday, February 27: Ebi Live in Concert

The Legend Returns for a Spectacular Performance! His 2015 World Tour, “Jane Javani,” based on his megahit album by the same name, has been selling out venues around the world, finally arriving to Montreal to perform another masterpiece of the World Tour. This concert, and production is unlike anything you’ve ever seen before!

Official Website: http://www.ebihamedi.com/


Ottawa: Sunday, February 21: “Jamedaran”; Persian Movie with English Subtitle

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This film has a social story in three episodes narrated by three women. Shirin discovers new facts about her father’s life and the relationships he had during his life, only when she attends at his funeral. Production of 2015. Ticket $10. Courtesy of PACSO.CA


Ottawa: Saturday, February 20: Live Concert by Circle Music Band 

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The Circle is a Toronto-based, Persian music band founded in 2011, offering a unique style of music as fusion of jazz and pop with elements of traditional Eastern instruments. The band focuses on classical and contemporary Persian poetry.

Official Website: http://www.circlemusicband.com/


Vancouver: Saturday, February 20: Dariush Live in Concert     logo sq

Another breathtaking performance by 'The Legend', Dariush. For one night only, Dariush will perform many hits from his highly celebrated career at the prestigious Queen Elizabeth Theatre. This spectacular show will feature a cast of 16 musicians.

Another breathtaking performance by ‘The Legend’, Dariush.
For one night only, Dariush will perform many hits from his highly celebrated career at the prestigious Queen Elizabeth Theatre. This spectacular show will feature a cast of 16 musicians.

Official Website: http://www.dariush2000.com/


Montreal: Saturday, February 20: Andes Traditional Music, Live from Chili

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Arco Iris Folkloric Group Presents: Andes Traditional Music Live From Chili. Admission $10. For booking, please call 514-255-5405


Vancouver: February 18 – 27:  Selection of 34th (Iranian) Fajr International Film Festival 

(ALL MOVIES WITH ENGLISH SUBTITLES)

34th International Festival Film

Fajr International Festival Film is the most important Film & Cinema event in Iran, annually taking place in Tehran with some dozens of International films beside several local films. A selection of 5 movies from the 34th edition of this Festival (Tehran/Iran) will be screened in Vancouver/Canada by Vancouver Iranian Films (VANIF.CA) from Feb 18th to Feb 27th. All movies are played with English subtitles.


Montreal: Sunday, February 14: Latin Dance Course

A session of 9 weeks for only $110 plus tax (regular price $173). This offer ends February 14, 2016. This special is applicable to all levels. If your session is about to end or you would like to give a gift to someone this is a great offer.

A session of 9 weeks for only $110 plus tax (regular price $173). This offer ends February 14, 2016.
This special is applicable to all levels. If your session is about to end or you would like to give a gift to someone this is a great offer.


Vancouver: Sunday, February 7: “Night Shift” –  Persian Movie with English  Subtitle, followed by Q&A 

Internationally celebrated actor, writer, and director Niki Karimi, (and EIFF juror in 2014) returns to a subject close to her heart: the relationship between men and women in her native Iran. In this tense family drama, we see a young wife and mother start to unravel when she interprets her husband’s strange behaviour as proof that he might be plotting against her.

Internationally celebrated actor, writer, and director Niki Karimi,
(and EIFF juror in 2014) returns to a subject close to her heart: the relationship between men and women in her native Iran. In this tense family drama, we see a young wife and mother start to unravel when she interprets her husband’s strange behaviour as proof that he might be plotting against her.


January 2016 


Toronto: Sunday, January 24: Iranian Canadian Congress Q&A Session 

Iranian Canadian Congress holds the 1st Q&A Session to provide a space for dialogues about two controversial Toronto events in May and October 2015: Ayatollah Khomeini’s 26th Death Anniversary and Ashura Day (Click the photo to go to background webpage – External Site)


Toronto: Saturday, January 16: Sufi Music Concert

 ‘Avaye Mohabbat’, is a concert by Sufi music master, Davod Azad and a group of talented musicians and artists. It is a unique blend of powerful music, mystical dance, mesmerizing singing, and spiritual philosophy to touch everyone’s heart

‘Avaye Mohabbat’, is a concert by Sufi music master, Davod Azad and a group of talented musicians and artists. It is a unique blend of powerful music, mystical dance, mesmerizing singing, and spiritual philosophy to touch everyone’s heart


Calgary: Saturday, January 9: Ebi Live in Concert 

Ebi Live in Concert in Calgary

Ebi Live in Concert in Calgary

Official Website:http://www.ebihamedi.com/


 

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