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 1958, 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

Anniversary Dinner

Sunday, October 30, 2016 -- 1:00 p.m.

Please join us for a Schnitzel Dinner to celebrate the club's 59th anniversary. Cost is $20, which includes one drink ticket. Please call 215-969-9356 for reservations and additional information.

Oktoberfest Friday Night Dinner

Friday, November 11, 2016 -- 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

Come out and join us for a special Oktoberfest Friday Night Dinner! The meal includes Oktoberfest Bratwurst, Old-Fashioned Knackwurst, Spicy Bavarian Bierwurst, Roast Pork, Späetzle, and Sauerkraut. German Beer and German Wine are also included. Cost is $20. Please call 267-632-2482 or e-mail for reservations.


Sunday, November 20, 2016 -- 1:00 p.m.

Please save the date for our annual Schlachtfest. Cost is $20. Please call 215-969-9356 for reservations and additional information.

Children's Christmas Show

Sunday, December 11, 2016

The children and youth group will put us in the Christmas spirit with holiday plays, songs, and poems.

Quarterly Newsletter

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

Summer 2016 Newsletter

Donauschwaben Museum

Videos from George Brenner's trip to the Donau Deutsch Landmannschaft Museum in Frankental / Pfalz, Germany are now available on our Donauschwaben Museum page.

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.