Alpenrose  Schuhplattler Verein
© Alpenrose Schuhplattler Lancaster 2021

About Us

Our Flag

Our

flag

(right)

is

the

first

flag

of

the

Alpenrose

Schuhplattler

Verein.

The

flag,

handmade

in

Germany,

was

dedicated

at

the

Alpenrose's

Fahnenweihe

held

at

the

Lancaster

Host

Resort,

June

30-July 2, 2006.

The

flag

design

depicts

the

culture

and

traditions

of

German

heritage

that

the

Verein

strives

to

uphold;

the

reverse

side

honors

the

rich

farmland

of

Lancaster

Co.,

Pennsylvania,

home

of

the

Lancaster

Liederkranz,

where

the

Alpenrose

Schuhplattlers

practice

and

sponsor

events.

The

flag

is considered a visual representation of the Verein.

Club Performances

The

Alpenrose

Schuhplatters

perform

at

most

Lancaster

Liederkranz

events

including

those

listed

below. These events are open to the public.

* Cabbage Hill Day (March)

* Bockbier Fest (March)

* Student Day (March)

* Maitanz (May)

* Sommerfest (June)

* Oktoberfest (September)

* Stiftungfest (November)

Affiliations and Links of Interest

The

Alpenrose

Schuhplattlers

are

affiliated

with

and

members

of

Grauverband

Nordamerika,

Inc.

,

which

is

an

umbrella

organization

for

many

of

the

Schuhplattler

Vereine

in

the

United

States

and

Canada.

Friends of the Alpenrose Schuhplattlers

Lancaster Liederkranz

G.T.V. Almrausch Philadelphia

G.T.V. Edelweiss Reading

Alpenland, Montreal, Canada

The flag depicts Alpenrose dancers performing in front of the Liederkranz clubhouse.
The reverse side highlights typical Lancaster County scenery.