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This Weekend at the Edelweiss/The German American Klub….

Friday, October 19 – Friday Night Music with the Luke Carol Project! 

The Luke Carol Project will be in the house to entertain us!  We’ll have Friday Night Fried Chicken as the Friday dinner special!  Plus we have plenty of bier on tap and in bottles! 

Saturday, October 20  

We do have a large event in the banquet room, but the Edelweiss will be open and ready to serve up great German food plus appetizers and desserts big enough to share!  

Tuesday, October 23 – German Language Lessons Return! 

German language classes will start on October 23 with Janet Price, retired language teacher from Roncalli High School conducting the classes. The cost of the class is $5.00 per person per class, payable at the start of each class.  Classes are structured for the rank beginner or for those who want to brush up on their language skills.  Come early and enjoy dinner with some of your classmates!

 Saturday, October 27 – Zombie Oktoberfest! 

Join us for Zombie Oktoberfest stating at 5:00 pm in the Edelweiss Restaurant and Biergarten, 8602 S. Meridian Street.   Special German Buffet included in $15.00 entry price with children under 12 – $7.50.  Zombie Oktoberfest Costume Contest and treats for the kids!  Polkamotion playing all Night!  German biers on tap and in bottles, pretzels and strudels available for purchase!

Saturday, October 27 – German Park Closing

The annual park closing will take place on Saturday, October 27 at 9:00 am.  The Federation can use as many volunteers as possible in order to defray the costs of paying the maintenance workers to do some of the work. Please bring work gloves and rakes. If you have a couple of hours to spare that morning, come out and rake a pile or two of leaves or pick up sticks.  Coffee and donuts will be provided.  Should we wake up to substantial rains on Saturday, the closing will be Sunday, October 28 at 9:00 am.  

German Heritage Society Essay Contest & Scholarships!

The Indiana German Heritage Society supports students at Indiana high schools through scholarships and awards on an annual basis.  The German-American Day Essay Contest for high school students submission deadline is October 31, 2018 with cash prizes.  The deadline for Scholarships for Study Abroad programs is February 15, 2019 with several scholarships for school-sponsored exchange programs such as GAPP or the IU Honors Program.  For more information on both programs, please contact the Indiana German Heritage Society or Claudia Grossmann at cgrossma@iupui.edu

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This Week at the Edelweiss/The German American Klub….
 Tuesday, October 16 – $10 Tuesday!     
This week’s $10 Tuesday will be Currywurst with one side!  
 
Wednesday, October 17 – Buffet Night!
This week’s buffet will feature Shepherd’s Pie, Goulash, Chicken in Heavy Cream and Sausages with Kraut.  For sides, German Potato Salad, Buttered Noodles, Green Beans, Red Cabbage and plenty of cold salads!   The full menu will also be available.

German Heritage Society Essay Contest & Scholarships!
The Indiana German Heritage Society supports students at Indiana high schools through scholarships and awards on an annual basis.  The German-American Day Essay Contest for high school students submission deadline is October 31, 2018 with cash prizes.  The deadline for Scholarships for Study Abroad programs is February 15, 2019 with several scholarships for school-sponsored exchange programs such as GAPP or the IU Honors Program.  For more information on both programs, please contact the Indiana German Heritage Society or Claudia Grossmann at cgrossma@iupui.edu

Looking ahead….
 
Friday, October 19 – Friday Night Music with the Luke Carol Project! 
The Luke Carol Project will be in the house to entertain us!  We’ll have Friday Night Fried Chicken as the Friday dinner special!  Plus we have plenty of bier on tap and in bottles!

Tuesday, October 23 – German Language Lessons Return! 
German language classes will start on October 23 with Janet Price, retired language teacher from Roncalli High School conducting the classes. The cost of the class is $5.00 per person per class, payable at the start of each class.  Classes are structured for the rank beginner or for those who want to brush up on their language skills.  Come early and enjoy dinner with some of your classmates!
 
Saturday, October 27 – Zombie Oktoberfest! 
Join us for Zombie Oktoberfest stating at 5:00 pm in the Edelweiss Restaurant and Biergarten, 8602 S. Meridian Street.   Special German Buffet included in $15.00 entry price with children under 12 – $7.50.
Zombie Oktoberfest Costume Contest and treats for the kids!  Polkamotion playing all Night!  German biers on tap and in bottles, pretzels and strudels available for purchase!

Saturday, October 27 – German Park Closing
The annual park closing will take place on Saturday, October 27 at 9:00 am.  The Federation can use as many volunteers as possible in order to defray the costs of paying the maintenance workers to do some of the work. Please bring work gloves and rakes. If you have a couple of hours to spare that morning, come out and rake a pile or two of leaves or pick up sticks.  Coffee and donuts will be provided.  Should we wake up to substantial rains on Saturday, the closing will be Sunday, October 28 at 9:00 am.

Visit us at www.indianapolisgak.com
 
Like us on Facebook:  TGAK Edelweiss Restaurant, GAK German American Klub & Indy Oktoberfest
 
Follow us on Twitter:   @GAKIndiana

This Week at the Edelweiss/The German American Klub…. 

Biers on tap this week:   Warsteiner Pilsner, Warsteiner Dunkel, Kölsch & Hacker-Pschorr Oktoberfest

Tuesday, October 9 – $10 Tuesday! This week’s $10 Tuesday will be Knackwurst Sandwich with one side!  

Wednesday, October 10 – Buffet Night!  This week’s buffet will feature Schweinebraten, Mustard Chicken, Ham Loaf and Sausages with Kraut.  For sides, Buttered Noodles, Green Beans, Stewed Apples and plenty of cold salads!   The full menu will also be available.  

Friday, October 12 – Friday Night Music with Steve Bogard!  Steve Bogard will be in the house on Friday to entertain us!  We’ll have Friday Night Fried Chicken as the Friday dinner special!  Plus we have plenty of bier on tap and in bottles! 

Saturday, October 13 – Scottish Festival at German Park/Edelweiss Limited Menu!  The Scottish Festival will be taking over the German Park on Saturday for their annual festival.  Due to the volume of patrons dining in the restaurant that evening, the Edelweiss will be featuring a limited menu.  Menu will include schweinebraten, jaeger schnitzel, pork schnitzel, deep fried whitefish and currywurst. 

Sunday, October 14:  Oktoberfest Volunteer Appreciation Luncheon!  Although not our best Oktoberfest, we  could not have done it without the many volunteers who put in their time and effort.  The luncheon will be held at the Edelweiss Restaurant on Sunday, October 14 around noon.  Meat and drink will be provided.  A side dish and/or dessert welcomed.   Please pass the word onto the other organizations and volunteers!

Visit us at www.indianapolisgak.com

 Like us on Facebook:  TGAK Edelweiss Restaurant, GAK German American Klub & Indy Oktoberfest

 

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Zombie Oktoberfest

This Week at the Edelweiss/The German American Klub….

Tuesday, June 19 – $10 Tuesday!     
This week’s $10 Tuesday will be Chicken Schnitzel with one side!   

Wednesday, June 20  – Buffet Night!
This week’s buffet will feature Schweinebraten, Currywurst, Alt Bier Chicken and Sausages with Kraut.  For sides, German Potato Salad, German Mashed Potatoes, Green Beans, Red Cabbage and plenty of cold salads!   The full menu will also be available.

Looking ahead….

Friday, June 22 – Friday Night Music with Polka Bob!
Polka Bob and his accordions will be strolling in the restaurant and on the biergarten to entertain us on Friday!  We’ll have Friday Night Fried Chicken as the Friday dinner special!

Have a Special Event Coming Up?  
The GAK is a great place for wedding receptions, anniversary parties and birthday parties.   We handle set up, tear down, food and drink!  All you need to do is show up and enjoy the day (and pay the bill)!  We do have dates available in June, July and August.   Call 317-888-6940 to book your next event!

Visit us at www.indianapolisgak.com

2018 Südzfest Huge Success

Thanks for everyone for helping put on a very successful Südzfest!