Celebrate Persian New Year


On March 11, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., ring in the Persian New Year at the Sackler’s tenth annual Nowruz celebration. With free attractions for all ages, this year’s festival is held in the Freer|Sackler and adjacent Ripley Center. Activities include: Haft sin table display; storytelling by Xanthe Gresham; calligraphy; hands-on art activities; live music; food and featured exhibitions. freersackler.si.edu.