published by Rudy Leschke on Tue, 04/26/2016 - 18:37
Gauverband Nordamerika is planning to attend the Lechgau Trachtenfest and Wertungsplatteln um den Bayerischen Löwen, to be held in Steingaden, Bavaria, from July 15 through July 24, 2016. The event spans two weekends. The Lechgau Trachtenfest and Fahnenweihe begins with a Bayerischer Abend on Friday, July 15, followed by a concert, Festzug and Gauheimatabend on Saturday evening, July 16. The Trachtenfest is all day Sunday, July 17. We should register as a group when we arrive at the Fest on Sunday afternoon. Fest tickets (ribbons) will cost 2.50 Euro per person.
published by Karin Dean-Kraft on Sat, 04/23/2016 - 23:56
Original Enzian of NY is hosting the 42nd Long Island Bavarian Fest at the Plattduetscher Park on June 11-12, 2016. Live music, Bavarian folk dancing, German food, and plenty of fun for all ages. Take a look at the flyer for more details.
published by Michael Rase on Wed, 04/20/2016 - 14:26
A shopping site is now available to buy/download a variety of research, dance, and music items. The link is available from the Resources/Library link or click Go Shopping Now to take a look. The website will be updated regularly, so visit often!
published by Karin Dean-Kraft on Tue, 04/05/2016 - 13:42
At the 2015 Gaufest, Vroni Menzinger from Trachten Pöllmann showed how to measure women and men to get the best fitting Tracht. The link takes you to four pages that explain the measurements that need to be taken and how to take them. Descriptions are provided in both German and English. The information is also on our website under "Resources/Tracht." Take a look or download the pages for future reference. Measuring Women and Men for Tracht.