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Fröhliche Weihnachten!

Kick off the holiday season with the Alpen Schuhplattlers at the Harmony Weihnachtsmarkt, Western Pennsylvania’s finest German Christmas market!  Come watch our dancing and stay for German music, German food, holiday vendors, museum exhibits, and Harmony’s famous glühwein. Performance times … Continue reading

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Tanzen und springen!

Schuhplattling is all about tanzen und springen — in English, dancing and leaping!  Our male dancers jump into the air and slap their legs to show their athleticism.  Meanwhile, our female dancers spin until their skirts blossom out into beautiful … Continue reading

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Oktoberfest season is in full swing!

Ready for fun and Gemütlichkeit?  Here are our upcoming September performances: Friday, September 15, Pennsylvania Bavarian Oktoberfest in Canonsburg, PA @ 9:00 pm Saturday, September 16, Hofbrauhaus Pittsburgh Oktoberfest @ 2:00 pm & 3:15 pm Sunday, September 17, Pennsylvania Bavarian … Continue reading

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Dancing at the Teutonia Männerchor Public Oktoberfest

Are you ready for Oktoberfest?  We are! Come to the Teutonia Männerchor’s Public Oktoberfest on September 8th, 9th, and 10th.  The Alpen Schuhplattlers are dancing in the Fest Tent at 8PM on Friday, Sept. 8th and 3PM and 8PM on … Continue reading

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Fall is just around the corner

Summer is still here, but that hasn’t stopped the Alpen Schuhplattlers from getting ready for Oktoberfest season.  We are dancing up a storm this month!  Here’s our public performance schedule: German Alliance Luncheon, August 26, 12:00 pm at Teutonia Männerchor … Continue reading

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You’re invited to our 53. Stiftungsfest!

Join the Alpen Schuhplattlers for an evening of dancing and music as we celebrate our 53rd anniversary!  The festivities feature dance performances by the Alpen Schuhplattlers and music by the Youngstown Saxon Brass Band.  Our famous gift and 50/50 raffles … Continue reading

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Historic Harmony Weihnachtsmarkt!

The Alpen Schuhplattlers will appear at the Harmony Museum’s annual Weihnachtsmarkt (traditional German Christmas Market) on November 12th and 13th. Watch us perform traditional German folk dances in the fest tent, then stay the rest of the day to listen to German … Continue reading

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Teutonia Public Oktoberfest & Columbus Day Parade

Oktoberfest at the Teutonia Männerchor is open to the public this weekend and the Alpen Schuhplattlers are ready to celebrate! We’re dancing on Friday 10/7/16 and Saturday 10/8/16 at 8:00 PM in the Fest Tent. Daily admission is just $10.  Be sure … Continue reading

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Canonsburg Oktoberfest and Hofbrauhaus!

The Schuhplattlers are dancing at the Pennsylvania Bavarian Oktoberfest in Canonsburg on Friday 9/16 at 9PM and Sunday 9/18 at 12:30 PM.  Both shows are at the German Stage on  East Pike Street. On Saturday 9/17, we’re dancing at the Hofbrauhaus Pittsburgh … Continue reading

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Get a jump on Oktoberfest with the Alpen Bavarian Fest!

Can’t wait for Fall?  The Alpen Bavarian Fest has German dancing, German music, German beer, German food … it’s Oktoberfest in August! Saturday, August 13, 2016 8:00 pm – Midnight Teutonia Männerchor, 857 Phineas St., Pittsburgh, PA Music by Mädel Jäger … Continue reading

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