Children’s Nikolaus Party 2015

  ST NICHOLAUS PARTY AT THE ALPEN CLUB Der Nicholaus kommt… St Nicholaus will come on Sunday 6th of December to the club. Come and join us for this old German custom Starting at 12:00PM in our Jaegerstube (next to the restaurant) Free food will be provided at 12:00PM sharp (Wiener Wurst, Chicken Fingers, Peas […]

Upcoming German Christmas Events

German Parents and Children in Vancouver! Sign-up your children for the daily Advent-Storyteller event at the Vancouver Christmas Market: Explore many fun children’s activities, e.g. making your own traditional mini Herrnhuter Star at the Vancouver Christmas Market (recommended age: 8+), for images click here: Senior students: volunteer with the many German speaking vendors – an excellent hands-on experience to […]

Harvest Haus – in my opinion

What does Elke have to say? My first impression of Harvest Haus was that they, were amazingly successful for a first-time event. They sold out 1,000 seats both Friday & Saturday nights! I found out about this event a week or so before, by reading about it on Facebook. Hardly anyone I asked had heard […]

Deutscher Platz Poster

Learn More About the German Canadian Heritage Plaza, aka Deutscher Platz   You can also find this website: or Facebook: For EXPO ’86, GRACE McCARTHY, the Minister of Transportion at the time, contacted all multicultural groups in Vancouver, to construct park-like areas along the new Sky Train route. In the German-speaking community, the […]

The Fall Crawl of the S-Bahn!

Richard Tyce and the S-Bahn Band have a busy schedule this fall, starting September 11th with the Mt. Angel Oktoberfest in Oregon. After this, they head to Washington State where they perform at Oktoberfests in Monroe and Kirkland. They start October off with three weekends of shows at the well-known Leavenworth Oktoberfest. On October 24th […]

Trier Cathedral Youth Choir

Free Admission to St. Mark’s Evangelical Lutheran Church! Join them in enjoying “A Selection of European Choral Music” Saturday, July 26th 2014 at 5 pm St. Mark’s Evangelical Lutheran Church 1593 E. 18th Avenue Vancouver/Canada Contact:  Pastor Kristina Breit, 604 435-5950 A free will offering will be collected. +1-1