Live Shows

Feel the rhythm and dance to the sounds of Vatche, Artin, and Ara, all with the world-famous, Knar Band from Los Angeles!

Join the party and don’t miss this year’s spectacular live performances!

3:00pm – Armenian Dance Performance
Witness the beauty and grace of traditional Armenian costume and dance as the Fresno Armenian Dance Group performs for your entertainment pleasure.

5:15pm – LIVE CONCERT: VATCHE SARKISSIAN
Kick-up your heals and dance to the smooth and rhythmic sounds of Armenian singer/entertainer from Boston – Vatche!

6:30pm – Prpoor Blessing Ceremony
Join us for a special ceremony as local church clergy bless the Prpoor.

7pm – Prpoor Celebration Begins!
Join the festivities with chants of “Prpoor!” and dancing as the party begins and Prpoor is served!

7:30pm – Armenian Dance Performance
Witness the beauty and grace of traditional Armenian costume and dance as the Fresno Armenian Dance Group performs for your entertainment pleasure.

7:55pm – LIVE CONCERT: ARTIN BEDROSIAN
Shift gears as the second act of the night, Beirut-born, Artin heats up the evening with some of his hottest songs!

10:00pm – LIVE CONCERT: ARA SHAHBAZIAN
Celebrate and dance the night away to the night’s main event, a live concert with Ara!