A Generational Blend at the CVV Volksfest, by Daniel Galgon

It seemed like every direction I turned, I would see another friend who I haven’t seen in far too long. Stopping to say hello and embrace everyone ended up taking a while, but those moments are really what this time of year is all about.

EVENT: 110th Anniversary – October 23, 2021

Our Gala Anniversary Banquet will be complete with cocktail hour, hors d’oeuvres, dinner, dessert, and four-hour open bar. Entertainment will be provided by die Heimatklänge Orchestra and the German-Hungarian Dancers. The Ticket price is $80.00 and black tie is preferred. It is shaping up to be a wonderful evening finally in 2021!

President’s Address – 110th Anniversary on October 23, 2021

We had hoped to celebrate our 110th Anniversary Gala a few times since March of 2020. Now, we invite you to celebrate with us on October, 23 2021 at the Cannstatter Volksfest Verein in Philadelphia.

At the CVV Biergarten

Friday, June 4 saw Die Heimatklaenge Orchestra at the Cannstatter Biergarten. Naturally, our members dusted off their beer drinking mugs and descended on Northeast Philadelphia for the evening. Worries that rain would hinder the fun we’re doused when a quick and early storm made way for clear skies and great weather the remainder of the … Continue reading At the CVV Biergarten

President’s Address – April 2021

We are on our way and I am so happy communicate some good news to all of you!  The news is that we are getting back to what we once called normal with a “Schedule of Events”! 

United in Fun

The German Hungarians have a saying, you make your own fun. It could be extended to read “you make your own fun, despite whatever circumstances might be standing in opposition to what would conventionally be considered ‘fun.’” Recent times have been anything but conventional fun. The thing is, dear friends, if you make your own fun, it does … Continue reading United in Fun

What Have You Been Up To?

It’s been going around that in this social distancing, lockdown, quarantine, & solitary confinement, people are either going to come out fantastic chefs or….with a dependency on alcohol. Some might already be fantastic chefs and we hope none of our members come down with the other option. All jokes aside, not being able to have … Continue reading What Have You Been Up To?