German-American Friendship Month
Celebrate the special friendship month with a lot of great food, beer and wine, benefits, lectures, and of course the Steuben Parade on Fifth Avenue on September 20. There are some fun events for families as well!
Saturday, September 6 – 10.00 AM
FOOD AND WINE FESTIVAL
Join Gottscheer Friendship on a trip to the Hudson Valley Food and Wine Festival. Tickets are $80 and include transportation, refreshments, and festival admission.
Tuesday, September 9 – 7 pm
THE FORTYEIGHTERS, DINNER AND LECTURE
Dr. Yogi Reepmann will discuss the immigrants from Germany during the mid 1800’s.Cost of $50 includes dinner, beer, soda, and live music.
Monday, September 15 – 5pm
SPECIAL HAPPY HOUR BENEFIT
Join us at Bierhaus NYC for a special Happy Hour as we count down the days to the 57th annual German-American Steuben Parade of NYC!! Guest Bartenders will start at 5 pm! No cover!
Friday, September 19 – 11.30 AM
STEUBEN PARADE WELCOME
The Steuben Parade Committee welcomes over 20 groups from Germany, Austria, and Switzerland to march in this year’s Parade.
Friday, September 19 – 6:30 PM
STEUBEN PARADE GALA
Steuben Weekend begins with this elegant black-tie affair, a true highlight of the German-American cultural calendar. The program includes the presentation of the Grand Marshals, a cocktail hour, four-course dinner, and dancing.
Saturday, September 20 – 9 AM
STEUBEN PARADE MASS
St. Patrick’s Cathedral; Fifth Avenue at 50th Street, NYC
Saturday, Sept. 20 – 12 Noon
THE 56TH GERMAN-AMERICAN STEUBEN PARADE
Fifth Avenue, 68th Street to 86th Street; Grand Stand at 79th Street. See the many magnificent floats celebrating over three centuries of German-American friendship. Enjoy the best view of the Parade from our Grand Stand. Parade for free; Grand Stand Tickets: $15
Saturday, September 20 – 1.30 PM
OKTOBERFEST IN CENTRAL PARK
Rumsey Playfield; enter Central Park at E 72nd St; Welcome to New York City´s greatest Oktoberfest, exclusively serving German brews. Enjoygreat entertainment featuring “Die Schlauberger”, “Spitze!,” and many other bands. Tickets: $20 – SOLD OUT