Persian festival is April 6 in Boyds -- Gazette.Net


The IrAmerican Civic Society of Washington in McLean, Va., will host its annual Sizdeh Bedar festival of spring April 6 in coordination with the Montgomery County Department of Parks.

The festival is a traditional celebration held on the 13th day of the Persian year, and will include Persian music, cultural activities and food. It will take place from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. at Black Rock Hill Regional Park in Boyds.

Parking passes cost $30 and can be purchased by calling the society at 703-442-8100. For questions, contact park police at 202-457-0072 before the event or 301-528-3469 on April 6.