Miss German-America 2015 Court Announcement

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Written by Lenny Coyne The German-American Steuben Parade Committee of NY is proud to announce the selection of the new Miss German-America & Her Court 2015! Samantha Hart, a resident of Bethel, CT, is the new Miss German-America for 2015! Miss Hart graduated from Fairfield University in 2014 with a bachelor’s degree in Integrated Marketing […]

2015 Grand Marshals Announced

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The German-American Steuben Parade is proud to introduce the Grand Marshals for the 58th annual Parade, taking place Saturday, September 19, 2015. Klaus Wowereit is a German politician, member of the SPD (Social Democratic Party), and was the Governing Mayor of Berlin for 13 years from October 2001 to December 2014. He served as President […]

2015 Friendship Month Events

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Written by Lenny Coyne As we head into the Spring and Summer Festival season, the German-American Steuben Parade Committee has begun planning German-American Friendship Month activities for the 2015 Parade season! Here are but a few activities already planned around the 58th annual Parade… – To kick off the month of September, we begin with […]

Miss German-America 2014 Year in Review

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Written by Stefani Kraker Over the past year, I have had the incredible opportunity to represent the German-American community and the German-American Steuben Parade, both here and abroad, as Miss German-America. During my reign, I participated in many events at German-American venues, including numerous events at Plattduetsche Park such as the Gottscheer Volksfest, the Long […]

NACHRICHTEN AUS DEUTSCHLAND

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Reprint from LokalKompass.de By Harald Molder, June 1, 2015 Die Planungen für die Reise zur STEUBEN PARADE 2016 laufen beim “Freundeskreis Deutschland Nordamerika von 1979″ und der “1. Großen Meidericher Carneval Gesellschaft MCV Blau Weiß von 1979 e.V.” auf vollen Touren. Umso mehr freuten sich jetzt die beiden Vorsitzenden der Duisburger Vereine, Harald Molder und […]

Reminiscing About Karnival in Koeln

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Written by Kristina Kren I am so thankful to have been given the opportunity to travel to Köln for Karneval in March 2013. The trip was truly a once in a lifetime experience. I was fortunate to travel with my mother with accommodations in a little town on the outskirts of Köln, called Hürth, provided […]

JOHN W. MULLER, EMMY AWARD-WINNING JOURNALIST AND NEWS ANCHOR, NAMED GRAND MARSHAL OF THE 57TH ANNUAL GERMAN-AMERICAN STEUBEN PARADE OF NYC!

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The German-American Steuben Parade Committee of NY is proud to announce that Emmy Award-winning NY journalist John W. Muller has been named Grand Marshal of the 57th annual German-American Steuben Parade! John Muller was born in Queens NY and raised on Long Island. He is a proud German-American whose ancestors hail from Bavaria. He has […]

MISS GERMAN-AMERICA 2014 AND HER COURT

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Stefani Kraker, a 21-year-old resident of Mahopac, NY is the new Miss German-America 2014! Miss Kraker, a senior at Pace University in Manhattan, is pursuing a Bachelor’s degree in Communication Sciences and Disorders with Teaching and Bilingual Certifications. On September 20, 2014, she will ride the “Queen’s Float” on Fifth Avenue during the 57th German-American […]