CALENDAR OF EVENTS

Posted on September. 13. 2019


Sun, Sep 29, 2019 11:30 AM – 5:00 PM
LA Ararat Armenian Home 67th Annual Picnic in conjunction with the LA Triple X Fraternity
Presents “CHOOKASIAN FOLK MUSIC ENSEMBLE” “2010 International Armenian Grammy Award Winners” & Armenia’s “National Gold Medal Award” Winners. Bring your family and friends for a fun-filled afternoon of great Armenian Kef Music, Delicious Shish Kabob and other gourmet home-made Armenian
food and pastries! Hawaiian Vacation Prize for Two!
15105 Mission Hills Rd. Mission Hills, CA.
Free Admission & Shuttle Buses also.
Info: Ararat Home: (818) 365-3000 – John Chookasian (559)213-1909 chook3@qnis.net See you at the Picnic!
The general public is welcomed!

Sat, Sep 14, 2019 — 07:00 pm to 10:00 pm
Ara Malikian In Concert – LA Debut Concert!
Starlight Bowl at 1249 Lockheed View Drive, Burbank, California, US, 91501
COST: $30-$125
CONTACT: LA Concert Group; 8185384911
For complete information including artist bio, video samples be sure to visit www.itsmyseat.com/ara
One of the world’s most important virtuosos in his field will come to Los Angeles in September his first tour “The Royal Garage Tour 2019”. The violinist Ara Malikian, a native Lebanese with Armenian roots who has been living in Spain for over 15 years. His musical interests range from the Middle East and the traditional Arabic/Jewish sounds to those of Eastern Europe – styles such as Klezmer and Gypsi – the Argentine tango to Spanish flamenco.
Opening the evening will be Vahagni Flamenco.

Tue, Sep 17, 2019 — 07:30 pm – 09:00 pm
Arpi Sarafian’s Endless Crossings: Book-Release Event
Abril Bookstore at 415 E. Broadway, Glendale, California, 91205, US
CONTACT: Abril Bookstore;
(818) 243-4112
Introduced by PROF. OSHEEN KESHISHIAN
Admission is Free. Reception to follow.

Sat, Sep 21, 2019 — 07:30 pm – 09:00 pm
Hasmik Harutyunyan: Performance & Presentaiton by one of Armenia’s leading folk singers
Abril Bookstore at 415 E. Broadway, Glendale, California, 91205, US
COST:This is a free event!
PERFORMANCE & PRESENTATION
On occasion of her newly released book/cd combos, LULLABIES & LORIK
Reserved PRIORITY SEATING also available at www.itsmyseat.com/abrilbooks. For more information, call (818) 243-4112.

Sat, Sep 14, 2019 — 07:00 pm to 10:00 pm
Ara Malikian In Concert – LA Debut Concert!
Starlight Bowl at 1249 Lockheed View Drive, Burbank, California, US, 91501
COST: $30-$125
CONTACT: LA Concert Group; 8185384911
For complete information including artist bio, video samples be sure to visit www.itsmyseat.com/ara
One of the world’s most important virtuosos in his field will come to Los Angeles in September his first tour “The Royal Garage Tour 2019”. The violinist Ara Malikian, a native Lebanese with Armenian roots who has been living in Spain for over 15 years. His musical interests range from the Middle East and the traditional Arabic/Jewish sounds to those of Eastern Europe – styles such as Klezmer and Gypsi – the Argentine tango to Spanish flamenco.
Opening the evening will be Vahagni Flamenco.

Sun, Sep 29, 2019 11:30 AM – 5:00 PM
LA Ararat Armenian Home 67th Annual Picnic in conjunction with the LA Triple X Fraternity
Presents “CHOOKASIAN FOLK MUSIC ENSEMBLE” “2010 International Armenian Grammy Award Winners” & Armenia’s “National Gold Medal Award” Winners. Bring your family and friends for a fun-filled afternoon of great Armenian Kef Music, Delicious Shish Kabob and other gourmet home-made Armenian
food and pastries! Hawaiian Vacation Prize for Two!
15105 Mission Hills Rd. Mission Hills, CA.
Free Admission & Shuttle Buses also.
Info: Ararat Home: (818) 365-3000 – John Chookasian (559)213-1909 chook3@qnis.net See you at the Picnic!
The general public is welcomed!

Sat, Oct 12 at 8:00 pm and Sun, Oct 13 at 4:00 pm
TCA Mher Megerdchian Theatrical Group Presents “Caught in the Net”
Oradell Elementary School, 350 Prospect Avenue Oradell, NJ 07649.
A comedy in 1 Act directed by Harout Chatmajian. Performed in Armenian with English subtitles.
ADMISSION: $35 & $50.
ORGANIZERS: Tekeyan Cultural Association Mher Megerdchian Theatrical Group
For tickets and info please call Marie Zokian (201) 745-8850, Talar Sarafian 201-240-8541.

Sun, Oct 27, 2019 – all day
Shushi Dance Ensemble presents POUR TOI AZNAVOUR
Breslin Performing Arts Center – Felician University at 262 South Main Street, Lodi, NJ, 07644, USA
CONTACT: Shushi Armenian Dance Ensemble; 972-674-8744
Shushi Armenian Dance Ensemble’s next BIG event will be on Sunday, October 27th, 2019 in memory of CHARLES AZNAVOUR with Hayk Petrosyan from France

January 12-19, 2020 – Western Caribbean
Miami, FL – Armenian Heritage Cruise XXIII
Cruise aboard Royal Caribbean’s Oasis of the Seas. Traveling to Cozumel, Mexico; Falmouth, Jamaica; and Labadee, Haiti. Cabin rates starting at $949 USD per person based on Double Occupancy. Government taxes of $127.62 USD are additional. Come enjoy Armenian Entertainment, Armenian Cultural Presentations, Armenian Festival Day, CME Medical Seminar to obtain medical education credits, Tavlou and Belote Tournaments and much more!
Call TRAVEL GROUP INTERNATIONAL @ 1-561 447-0750 or 1-866-447-0750 Ext:108 contact person Janie.

Sat, Nov 9, 2019 — 12:00 pm – 08:00 pm
Armenian Food Festival and Boutique Noel
Calvary Armenian Congregstional Church at 725 Brothertherhood way, San Francisco, CA, 94132, USA
CONTACT: Calvary Armenian Congregational Church; 415-586-2000
Enjoy the most delicious, authentic and homemade Armenian and Mediterranean food. We offer five types of Shish kebobs along with numerous vegetarian dishes. Have lunch or dinner or both in a joyous atmosphere with the chance of winning many valuable prizes. Meet old and new friends, shop at the country cupboard to enrich your thanksgiving table with Armenian pastries, desserts and delicacies. Don’t forget also to start your Christmas shopping at our Boutique Noel and book corner. Enjoy all of the above plus live musical program with no admission fee. Just come!

Sat, October 12, 2019 — 07:00 pm
Classical Evening Dedicated to Komitas Vardapet
St Andrew Armenian Church at 11370 South Stelling Road, Cupertino, California, 95014, United States
COST: $50; (408) 777-8688
St. Andrew Armenian Church’s cultural organization is prsenting an evening of classical music in honor of Komitas Vardapet’s 150th birthday anniversary. The evening feature Hasmik Rakoubyan, Anahit Zakaryan, Vagharshak Ohanyan, and Hayk Arsenyan. A reception will follow after the event.
Tickets: $50 for adults and $25 for students. Please use the provided itsmyseat link to buy tickets or call (408) 257-6743.

Mon, Sep 16 – Tue, Sep 17, all day
National Advocacy Conference & Gala
InterContinental Hotel , 801 Wharf St SW, Washington, DC 20024
The Armenian Assembly of America’s National Advocacy Conference and Gala will include the Advocacy Conference, Gala honoring Armenian American Congresswoman Jackie Speier, Advocacy Day on Capitol Hill, and a Congressional Reception celebrating U.S.-Armenia relations. Special room rates available at The Wharf InterContinental Hotel. Visit www.aimhye.com for tickets, sponsorships, special hotel room rates, and more information.
EARLY ADMISSION – Deadline: August 2, 2019. Advocacy Conference & Gala Tickets | $450 each
Advocacy Conference & Gala YP Tickets | $275 each
REGULAR ADMISSION – Deadline: September 3, 2019. Advocacy Conference & Gala Tickets | $525 each
Advocacy Conference & Gala YP Tickets | $325 each. More ticket packages available at http://aimhye.com/events/tickets. For more information call: (202) 393-3434 or email us: info@aaainc.org
EVENT LINKS: http://aimhye.com/
http://aimhye.com/events/tickets
https://www.facebook.com/events/1157883114393799/


Fri, Oct 25, 2019 7:30 PM
An Armenian concert program to celebrate the 150th Anniversary of Komitas Vartabed “CHOOKASIAN ARMENIAN CONCERT ENSEMBLE”
An Armenian Concert Program of traditional Armenian Music at Fresno High School “Royce Concert Hall”
1839 N. Echo Ave. Fresno, CA 93704
Adults: $20.00 – Children: $10.00
Info: John Chookasian: (559) 213-1909
chook3@qnis.net www.chookasian.com
The General Public is Cordially Invited and Welcomed!

Fri, Sep 27, 2019 — 07:30 pm – 09:00 pm
Sofya Melikyan, Pianist
The Concert Hall at Fresno State at 2380 E. Keats Ave., Fresno, California, 93740, US
Young Armenian Talent Series, The Phillip Lorenz Memorial Keyboard Concerts, Fresno State Armenian Studies Program, and the Thomas A. Kooyumjian Foundation present “Sofya Melikyan, Pianist”. Friday, September 27, 2019 at 7:30 PM in the Concert Hall at Fresno State. Program: Chopin, Rachmaninov, G. Chitchian, Komitas. Tickets: $25.00 General, $18.00 Seniors, and $5.00 Students. Free parking in Lot P1 (Corner of SHaw and Maple Avenues). For ticket reservations, please call 278-2337 or 278-2669. Tickets can also be purchased online at: http://www.keyboardconcerts.com/tickets.aspx

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