This weekend is Brauhaus Schmitz's 23rd Street ARMORY OKTOBERFEST and we will be there Friday. and Saturday!
We may not be “On the Square” today but Karina takes us back to the Street Festival with Brauhaus Schmitz while we wait for September 30th! #oktoberfest
Chris tells us a story about Augustoberfest in MD, yes that's Oktoberfest in August!
On a rather fine Sunday afternoon in mid-August our dance group had the pleasure of performing at the German American Society’s Founders’ Day. Even the most forgetful among us will recall that this was the location of last year’s Eastern Region Trenton Treffen. Founders’ Day is much like an anniversary dinner and is a “newer” … Continue reading Stiftungsfest (Founder’s Day) at German American Society in Trenton, by Anna Martini
On Thursday, October 6 we had the chance to perform at the Cescaphe Ballroom for a Graphics awards dinner and instead of a long-written recap, this version of "Dancing Around" will let the photos we have from the evening speak for themselves!
A few of our gals got up early to make it onto the Fox 29 and PHL 17 news in Philadelphia with Brauhaus Schmitz!
This past weekend, 9 of our active dancers were very busy keeping up appearances with two dance jobs while majority of the group was in Germany.
Most of our interactions and dealings with the First German Sport Club Phoenix happen on the soccer field or in meetings about the soccer administration. Yes, from time to time our members attend each other's events and enjoy them quite a bit. We typically also both take part in the Steuben Parade in Philadelphia as … Continue reading Dancing Around: Phoenix 95th Anniversary & Oktoberfest, by Michael Fricker
On Friday, and Saturday, September 9 and 10 respectively my friends in the Delaware Saengerbund and the Enzian Volkstanzgruppe many times expressed excitement that "my people" or "my club" was to be coming and dancing on Sunday. Well, when the day finally came, it wasn't the greatest weather of the weekend. The rain came down … Continue reading Dancing Around: A Couple of Sets, Lots of Wurst and Even More Friends at the Delaware Saengerbund
There’s a line a lot of our folks say when we get together especially after weekend after weekend of dance jobs, fests and performance dates. “Why do we do this?” The line is dripping with sarcasm usually and colored by staying up too late, definitely too many beers and the aches and pains of dancing … Continue reading Dancing Around: Augustoberfest with HK and DSB, by Michael Fricker