- Doors Open at 4pm -

It’s Oktoberfest time at the German American Society. Gather your friends + family and raise your steins full of German beer. Join us for three weekends to celebrate another year of festivities
with great music, great beer, great food and of course gemütlichkeit. This family-friendly 
Saturday, September 28th
Featuring our
Miss Oktoberfest Pageant. Performances by Bavarian folk dancers, The Auerhahn Schuhplattlers.
Music by Bob Houston. 
 
Saturday, October 12th
Featuring Oktoberfest MassKrug Endurance Contest. 
Music by Bob Houston.
Saturday, October 26th
Performances by Bavarian folk dancers, The Auerhahn Schuhplattlers. 
Music by Bob Houston.
Gift and Cash Prizes will be awarded to the newly crowned Miss Oktoberfest.

   •   Act as our Club's "Good Will Ambassador" 

  • Available for TV and Radio Interviews and Media Events

  • Participate in Oktoberfest 2019 for two weekends

   REQUIREMENTS 

  • Female over 21 years single or married

  • Miss Oktoberfest reigns from September 2019 until August 2020

  • Miss Oktoberfest must be available for numerous activities 

Saturday, September 28th

The American German Club of Hollywood, home of the largest Oktoberfest in Southeast FL, is looking for Miss Oktoberfest. With special guest performances by Bavarian folk dancers, The Auerhahn Schuhplattlers.

Do you or someone you know like to enter? Register before September 17, 2019, to enter. With NO FEES for entering the Pageant!

Saturday, October 12th

The American German Club of Hollywood, home of the largest Oktoberfest in Southeast FL, is looking for Oktoberfest MassKrug Endurance Contest Champion.

Do you or someone you know like to enter? Register before October 7, 2019, to enter. With NO FEES for entering the Contest!

   REQUIREMENTS 

  • Anyone over 21 years old

  • Must love German Beer

Gift Prizes will be awarded to the newly crowned Oktoberfest MassKrug Endurance Contest Champion
Saturday, October 26th

Grab your lederhosen and enjoy some of your favorite German music and foods fill the air.

Featuring special guest performances by Bavarian folk dancers,

The Auerhahn Schuhplattlers.

Bob Houston will squeeze his accordion all night long.

Welcome to the German American Society
of Greater Hollywood, Florida!

The Club was established in 1964 for the purpose of bringing together people of German birth and heritage and citizens of the United States for cultural purpose, and promote German-American relations and understanding of the German culture.

 

Mission Statement

 

The German American Society of Hollywood, always looking and working for new ways to promote our German Customs, heritage and comradeship for all fellow Americans of all nationalities and cultures, working to preserve the German Cultural for Future Generations.

 

Officers/Directors

 

Our Officers and Board of Directors meet monthly to ensure the smooth operation of the society. To follow the bylaws set down by our founding Members. Members serve for a two-year term with elections held each year. Click here for details.

 

History of the Club

 

In November of 1964 Holger Obermann, an American of German descent, got together with others to form the first German American club in Hollywood, with the purpose of preserving the traditions, culture, and heritage of their German homes and country they left behind to start a new life in America. Since then, many dedicated members have given their time and talents to continue the founders' original challenges. Click here for details.

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