March 26, 2006 NIPOC PERSIAN NEW YEAR (NOROOZ) CELEBRATION
On Sunday March 26, 2006, NIPOC Members and guests attended the Norooz (Persian New Year) party for start of the Persian year 1385! Over 600 people attended this festive event which was held at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in Irvine. Guests enjoyed live entertainment, DJ music & dancing together with Haft-Seen table, traditional sweets and treats along with dinner.
Entertainment included the stand-up comedy of "Anthony Eslam Shams", the creator of "Iranican Stand-up Comedy" also featuring the stand-up comedy of "Max Amini" Traditional Persian Dancers for the "Golsanam" Dance Group and "Pro-Dance" Group kept the crowd busy. Many danced to the Music of DJ "Dr. T.", The Best of San Francisco. Judging from the reaction, everyone had a great time.