Please join us in celebrating the Persian New Year (Nowruz) Saturday, March 9th, 2019 at LifeHTX.
When: Saturday, March 9, 2019
Address: 2515 Morse Street
Houston, TX 77019
What: 6:30 PM Cocktail Hour & Silent Auction
7:30 PM Seated Dinner & Entertainment
Nowruz Gala Sponsor Levels:
(Sponsors will be individually recognized.
Sponsor levels come with a table of ten with preferred seating at the gala dinner.)
(One ticket to gala dinner.)
Tier I: $250
Tier II: $150 (Sold Out)
There will be no ticket sales at the door.
Complimentary valet parking available upon arrival.
SIAWE is an exempt organization pursuant to I.R.C Section 501 (c) (3).
Please join us for a fun and exciting cycle class at the beautiful LIFE HTX, as we spin into spring!
WHEN: Thursday, March 27
WHERE: Life HTX
(2512 Woodhead Street, Houston, TX 77019)
WHAT: Rev spin class
TICKETS: $50 – $60
Check in begins at 6:00pm, and be ready to ride by 6:30. Please stay afterwards for light bites and drinks.
To purchase your tickets, please click here.
All proceeds go directly to SIAWE’s scholarship fund.
This year marks the 25th anniversary of this festival, established by The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston and Rice Cinema. Screenings will take place at both venues and at The Asia Society Texas Center. Following last year’s screening of Asghar Farhadi’s The Salesman, which went on to win the Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film, this year’s selections include Breath, Iran’s 2017 Oscar submission. 24 Frames, the mesmerizing, experimental last film by internationally celebrated Abbas Kiorostami (1940-2016) will be shown both at the Museum and Rice Cinema.
SIAWE is a proud sponsor of this event.
A Reception will be held at the MFAH on January 26th
following the film Disappearance.
WHAT: 25th Houston Iranian Film Festival
WHEN: January 19th-21st & January 26th-28th
WHERE: The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston
(1001 Bissonnet, Houston, TX 77005)
(Rice Media Center Rice Cinema,
room #100, 6100 Main St., Houston, TX 77005)
**For more information regarding festival ticket prices and scheduled screening please click on the following links:
Highlight from the Mohammad Afkhami Collection of Contemporary Iranian Art will be exhibited at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston and will be on view from July 1 to September 24, 2017.
The exhibit will feature 23 Iranian-born artists across three generations, revealing the complex histories and identities of Iranians today. These works range across a variety of media, including painting , sculpture, photography, and video.
For more information regarding the exhibit please click below:
Rice Iranian Society cordially invite you to Nowruz celebration party at Rice.
Nowruz is the name of Persian new year which marks the beginning of spring. It is celebrated as the beginning of the new year by more than 300 millions people all around the world and has been celebrated for more than 3000 years.
Our Nowruz celebration agenda is:
* Welcoming with a variety of traditional Nowruz snacks and sweets.
* Live music performance
* Persian dance performance
* Dinner with traditional Persian dishes.
* DJ will perform after dinner
Dress Code: Semi Formal
Minimum Age: 15
Tickets are available at: https://signup.rice.edu/Nowruz2017/
Before Monday, March 20: $25.00
After Monday, March 20: $30
*You can reserve a table with 8 seats and receive 10% discount.
Before Monday, March 20: $15.00
After Monday, March 20: $20
*Rice students can receive an extra 20% discount before Monday, March 20.
Please join us in celebrating the Persian New Year (Norouz) Friday, March 3rd 2017 at the Junior League of Houston. This year, we will have entertainment provided by world-renowned comedian K-Von and a silent auction to help raise funds for scholarships.
When: Friday, March 3rd 2017
Where: Junior League of Houston
Address: 1811 Briar Oaks Lane
Houston, TX 77027
What: 7:00 PM Silent Auction
8:30 PM Dinner and Scholarship Presentation
For ticketing information and to purchase your tickets, please click here.
(Kindly RSVP by February 19, 2017.)
Presenting the 24th edition of the Museum’s longest-running film festival, please join SIAWE for this years Iranian Film Festival. Screening will take place at the MFAH from January 20-24 with additional screening on January 25 at Rice Cinema.
For more details regarding movie selection and showtimes, please click here.