The Danube Swabian Association of Philadelphia and Vicinity serves the local community as a center for German culture, sports, education, and social activities. Formed in 1957, primarily by ethnic German immigrants who came to the United States in the aftermath of World War II, the organization continues to honor and uphold its traditions by promoting the language, music, dance, dress, and customs of the Danube Swabian people.

Upcoming Events



Danubia Fussballtag


Saturday, August 26, 2017 -- 12:00 p.m.

Join our soccer teams for a day of soccer games, music, food, and fun!

Danubia Fussballtag Flyer


Tag der Donauschwaben - Danube Swabian Festival


Sunday, August 27, 2017 -- 11:30 a.m.

This all-day German celebration features plenty of food, drink, soccer, folk dancing, and German music. All members and friends are invited to attend. Cost of admission is only $5.

Guests will enjoy the music of Don Bitterlich and performances by dance groups from the Danube Swabian Association, United German Hungarians, and G.T.V. Almrausch.

Gates open at 11:30 a.m. Catholic Mass in German will be offered at 12:15 p.m. in the upstairs hall. There will be soccer games ongoing throughout the afternoon.

Come and enjoy a beautiful day of Gemütlichkeit!

Tag der Donauschwaben Flyer


Soccer Family Day


Saturday, September 23, 2017

Join our soccer teams for an afternoon of fun including a pig roast! Music will be provided by the Kharmacists.


German-American Steuben Parade


Sunday, October 1, 2017

Plan to join the club for the annual German-American Steuben Parade, which will once again be held in Rockledge / Fox Chase.


Wine Tasting


Saturday, October 14, 2017 -- 7:00 p.m.

Deutsch Meets Deutsch

Join us for our 3rd annual wine tasting event! Victor Ykoruk of Majestic Wine and Spirits returns to lead us through an evening which includes a variety of wines with lite bite food pairings featuring selections from the Deutsch Family portfolio of wines.

Cost is only $35. This event is expected to sell-out. Please call 267-632-2482 or e-mail wine@danubeswabian.com for tickets.

Wine Tasting Flyer


60th Anniversary Celebration


Saturday, November 18, 2017

Please save the date for a special evening event celebrating the 60th anniversary of our club!











Quarterly Newsletter


We are pleased to share with you the latest issue of our quarterly newsletter.

Summer 2017 Newsletter

60th Anniversary Celebration


We are planning a special evening event celebrating the 60th anniversary of our club on Saturday, November 18, 2017. Please save the date!

Danubia-L Mailing List


Please subscribe to our "Danubia-L" mailing list to stay informed of news and upcoming events at the club.

Danubia-L Mailing List Sign-Up

Hall Rental


Are you interested in renting the hall at the club? If so, visit our Hall Rental / Catering page for more information.

Photo Albums


We recently posted some photo albums from Trachtenfests over the years. Please visit our Photos page to see them.