Events 2014

U.S. MILITARY ACADEMY BAND PRESENTS JOINT CONCERT WITH THE GERMAN AIR FORCE BAND

West Point, NY
The U.S. Military Academy Band will present a concert with the German Air Force Band on Sunday, September 21 at 7:30 p.m. at Eisenhower Hall Theatre.


This special musical collaboration between military bands is free and open to the public. Headed by Lieutenant Colonel Timor Oliver Chadik, the German Air Force Band from Munster will lead the concert with its own special program, followed by a set by the United States Military Academy Band. The two bands will then combine forces to perform such powerful pieces as "O Fortuna" from Carmina Burana and selections from Star Wars. The United States Military Academy Band is proud to present this splendid International cooperation between two first class military bands.

For concert information, cancellations and updates, call 845.938.2617 or visit www.westpointband.com. West Point Band news can also be found by following us on Facebook, YouTube, and Twitter.


STEUBEN PARADE WELCOME

Friday, September 19 – 11.30 am
Foley Square/Thomas Paine Park, Manhattan at Federal Plaza,

The Steuben Parade Committee welcomes some 20 groups from Germany to march in this year’s Parade. Join us for a special opportunity to hear the marching bands warm up for their performance on Fifth Avenue.


STEUBEN PARADE GALA

Friday, September 19 – 6.30 pm
Hornblower Infinity Yacht- Hudson River Park Pier 40, Manhattan

The Gala this year will be held on the yacht Hornblower Infinity leaving from Pier 40 in NYC. Standard and Premium Tickets for the Steuben Parade Gala are now available.

Tickets are $200 for standard seating or $500 for VIP Cocktail and VIP Dinner Seating. These tickets can be purchased with paypal on our website store www.GermanParadeNYC.org/store. Ticket price includes cocktail hour, 4 course dinner with beer, wine and entertainment. You can also mail us a check by contacting Nicole. Don't miss this black tie event to support the parade.


GERMAN-AMERICAN STEUBEN PARADE

Saturday, September 20 – 12 Noon
Fifth Avenue, 68th Street to 86th Street
Grand Stand at 79th Street

The German-American Steuben Parade is one of the most colorful and fun parades in New York City - marching up Fifth Avenue from 68th to 86th Street, it brings out music and dance groups, marching bands, karneval groups and people in "Tracht", the traditional clothing worn in many different German regions. The 57th Annual Steuben Parade will be led by Grand Marshal John Muller, Emmy Award-winning American Journalist, born in Queens and raised in Long Island A highlight of the Steuben Parade are the many themed floats and the dances performed by many of the marching groups from all over Germany and the United States.

The Steuben Parade is FREE to watch, and no tickets are necessary. However, there is a Grand Stand on Fifth Avenue and 79th Street; Tickets are $15 and include prime seating in view of the red carpet, where the dance performances are. You must enter from 78th St. between Madison Avenue to 5th Ave. This event will be on rain or shine.
Grand Stand Tickets: $15 - Available on Eventbrite


OKTOBERFEST IN CENTRAL PARK

Saturday, September 20 – 1.30 PM
Rumsey Playfield; enter Central Park at E 72nd St.

The largest beer fest in New York City, the Steuben Parade Oktoberfest in Central Park serves over 3,500 people. There´s great German food, music by "Spitze!" and "Die Schlauberger" and much more. Other highlights include the US Championship in Masskrugstemmen, presented by Hofbräu as well as a variety of German food, beer and wine.

*Special guest performance by MELINA, singing the new ‘world cup’ version of her Hit song “I LOVE GERMAN BOYS” www.iLoveGermanBoys.com

Children 12 and above are required to have a ticket.
Tickets: Check on Eventbrite starting September 1st in case additional tickets become available.


OKTOBERFEST WITH THE NY METS

Saturday, September 26 – 5.40 pm - 7.10 pm
Citi Field, Queens

Join the New York Mets for their annual Oktoberfest Night at Citi Field! This exclusive offer includes access to a pre-game party in the Bullpen Plaza and a limited edition Mets Oktoberfest Stein! Sit together with other Oktoberfest supporters in the Big Apple Reserved section, centrally located off the Field Level concourse in left and right-center field.

For tickets log onto www.mets.com/oktoberfest. For groups of 10 guests or more reach out to Barry Gorman, Group Sales at 718-565-4318.

German-American Steuben Parade Committee • P.O. Box 3386 • Church Street Station • New York, NY 10008 • Tel. 347-454-2269 • Email: info@germanparadenyc.org