We are thrilled to announce that on December 1st, ISTA UCSD will host its annual celebration of Yalda night to celebrate the Iranian Winter Solstice.

This year’s celebration includes a wide range of programs such as a Persian music performance by Ava Ensemble, Hafez recitation, dance performances by Baran Ensemble, and fun family entertainment. The program will also include a Persian traditional buffet dinner from Darband Restaurant, followed by a legendary afterparty with DEEJAY AL and DJ KIA.
Join us for another amazing and memorable night!

When: Saturday December 1, 7:00PM – 12:00AM – Doors Open at 6:30PM
Where: UC San Diego Price Center East Ballroom

The link to purchase General Admission tickets is:


The link to purchase UCSD Student tickets is:


To purchase tickets without an order processing fee

For UCSD student : you can go directly to the box office at UCSD Price center.

For general admission : you can either go directly to the box office at UCSD, call us at (858) 952-1287 or send us an email (ista@ucsd.edu).

Free parking will be available at Gilman Parking Structure.

See you soon!

Annual Yalda Celebration and After Party