New Embassy Event: An Evening in Kurdistan
Date(s) - 01/18/2019
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Kurdistan Regional Government Representation in the United States
Nestled primarily within Iraq, (but whose people and culture stretches beyond these boarders) are Kurdish people in the traditional region known as Kurdistan! (See https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kurdistan).
Tonight, for the first time you are invited to a special cultural evening on Kurdish soil with cultural music, food, drinks, art and more! Learn more about its land, history, and culture in one fantastic evening. Join the official Ambassador (representative) and Kurdish diplomats for a special visit to their homeland without ever leaving the city.
1) BUFFET OF KURDISH CUISINE:
Mast-Kheyar Yogurt & Cucumber dip, mixed with dill
Chimichurri Dip Jalapenos and minced mixed greens
Clay Oven Pita Bread
Kubideh Ground beef filet
Saffron Chicken Saffron chicken breast filet
Gheymeh Sabzi Beef chunks braised with split peas in a tomato citrus sauce
2) OPEN BAR
3) AMBASSADOR’S/REPRESENTATIVE’S GREETING:
Mingle with Kurdistan’s official top representative to the United States – Bayan Sami Abdul Rahman. She will address us with an official and special welcome.
4) CULTURAL MUSIC PRESENTATIONS:
Enjoy a world-renowned presentation of authentic Kurdish music. These songs and voices will take us around the world with their native touch and style.
5) AUTHENTIC KURDISH ART EXHIBIT:
Experiences paintings and photographs showcasing Kurdish art and culture.
5) Kurdish CULTURAL AND TOURISM FILM:
Our hosts will be showing us a special short film highlighting the beauty and culture of Kurdistan.