Entertainment in Shiraz
The difference between Shiraz and other cities of Iran is the clean air and enviroment and the spirit of life.This feature of Shiraz has been the destination of recreational, historical and natural tourism .
In addition to all the beauty of its historical and cultural places, Shiraz has many recreational centers to relax and have fun in the city. The recreational centers of Shiraz are varied and exciting and can satify every taste and age .People of Shiraz are known to be the lively people of the country and they do not miss any chances for having fun. Shiraz has many potential in terms of nature and urban spaces for entertainment and no one gets tired of this city.
This is among the people's leisure in Shiraz: To sit in the surrounding nature spaces on a simple blaket with their family or friends or beloved ones and have a traditional beverage together especially in the weekends.Also it is common to go to the cinema and watch movies as an entertainment.Parks are usually crowded and the city has numerous game clubs and Scape Room games and … which is popular in youth . As well as modernity came to the life of the Iranian people and of course People of Shiraz , Traditional life has been more trimmed for people and they gather their nights in cafés of the city and spend their moments chating and talking about various issues.
People of Shiraz are more playful than any other people in Iran. From holding different celebrations and abundant gardens, it can be understood how much they care about their lives and their entertainments. Besides working they always have plans for the weekend.due to the proper climate and four seasons weather, most of the people have small private gardens around shiraz and spend their holidays there.
Here are some of the entertainments of Shirazis people :
- Cinema, Theater , Concert
- Parks and playing feilds
- Hiking , mountain and canyon climbing
- Board Game Cafes and escape rooms
Shiraz is one of the few cities of Iran which has night life and tourists and travelers are not forced to stay in the hotel at nights until the next morning to visit famous sights, the nights of Shiraz, such as the nights of Ahwaz, are known to be vitality. Unlike many different cities in Iran, where museums and spectacular places are closed at 17 pm ,visiting some sights of shiraz such as Hafezieh is possible at 22 pm and sometimes they are open for 24 hours specially in nowruz holidays . The night of Shiraz is dreamy and attractive, and people are more out during the night.
So where do people go during the night in Shiraz ?
Hafez Tomb :
Whenever people of Shiraz wants to feel the poetry they go to the tomb of Hafez. Hafezieh at nights, has a mystical air.They sit in the tomb of one of the greatest Iranian poets, Hafez Shirazi, and with a passion on his court, make their souls polished and breathe love.
Chamran Boulevard :
Chamran is a famous boulevard in Shiraz, which was called the Tall Garden of Shiraz.With a wide green space and a park with a length of 4 square kilometers, there are some sources that says it's of the most ambitious parks in Iran. This boulevard, which has connected the center of Shiraz to the northwest of the city, has been taken a special place in conceptual art and another odor. Symbols of each season and every age of human life (child to adulthood) are seen at Chamran Boulevard. At every hour of the day you see this boulevard full of people who are full of sense of life. In The mornings Chamran Boulevard is a place for athletes and cyclists to hanging out and exercise. Chamran Boulevard is one of the best places in Shiraz to have a lovely evening or night walk and enjoy the voice of the seasonal river of Shiraz .The people of Shiraz come to this street in their joys for celebrations such as the championship of their beloved teams or the victory of the iran's national team .
Night markets in Shiraz are one of the biggest attractions of the city which is always awake.One of these night markets can be found on 15e khordad square road to Qasr al-Dasht Square . Buying fast food from badgers is another activity that people of Shiraz do in this market.
Zand Street is another colorful nightlife market, a market that is larger a few times than the previous market, and when the shops kill their shutters and shut down their stores, the Peddlers shows up. During a walk, you can see all the goods and if you need to buy , you buy or enjoy a variety of food in the street .
Quran's Gate is one of several gateways in the Old City of Shiraz, of course, the current building of this gate will return to the Pahlavi era. The lightings of this gate and its illumination have turned it into a scenic night attraction in Shiraz. At night you can walk along the gate of the Qur'an, or widen the family and friends of your courier. Hawkers are there at nights and people buy cobs and street foods from them .
Shiraz is one of the cities in Iran which has its own well-known and unique food and because of that one of the entertainments of Shirazis people is eating food at various cafes and resturants in the city . Café and restaurant industry has taken a good place in shiraz .poeple gather in cafes at nights with their friends after a hard work day and taste delicious foods and enjoy talking and being together.
In the end people of Shiraz find a way to have fun and enjoy their lives .