In Kuwait, the National Day is celebrated on February 25th. This holiday marks the day when Sheikh Abdullah Al-Salem Al-Sabah ascended to the throne in 1950. Marietta College's Kuwaiti students are hosting a celebration from 6:00-9:00 p.m., Saturday, February 25th in The Gathering Place. Come out experience a taste of the Kuwaiti culture catered by The Buckley House Restaurant. You can also learn how to wear a hijab and other traditional clothing and activities.