Welcome to the Cincinnati Donauschwaben Society’s website, home of Cincinnati’s most authentic Oktoberfest and famous German dancers. If you are interested in renting one of our facilities please see our hall rental website. For reservations for our upcoming dances please call (513)-385-2098 and select option 3.

2015 Schwabenfest Facebook Cover Picture


Schwabenfest Booth Chairmen and Volunteers Needed!
Our 5th Annual Schwabenfest is coming up on June 12 and 13. We are looking for booth chairs and workers for the entire weekend. To help support this very important event, please contact Roric Schneider at

Der Adler Deadline Reminder
The deadline for the Summer edition of Der Adler will be FRIDAY, JUNE 19. This deadline is critical to the newsletter being distributed on time. Please keep in mind that the Editor of this publication is getting married in June and he will be traveling for two weeks directly after that. Please send all information about upcoming Schwaben events, German community events etc. to Joe T. Ludwig at

Joe will need information about Donauschwaben Day, Oktoberfest, Kirchweih, Fifth Friday Froth Fest and any other Donauschwaben Events or news between August and October 2015.

2015 Membership Directory
It’s time for a new publication of our membership directory. Every picture taken will receive a 8×10 and a membership book. Of course, if you want to purchase more, you can. You can also include your family pet if you want. To sign up, look for a link to the website where you can view available times, schedule sessions and make changes. If you do not have internet access please contact Linda Igel at 513-741-4228. Volunteers are needed to help make this project a success. Pictures will be takes FREE OF CHARGE on the following dates:

Friday, July 24, 2:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Saturday July 25, 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Friday, July 31, 2:00 to 9:00 PM
Saturday, August 1, 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Upcoming Events

The 5th Annual Schwabenfest | June 12 & June 13



June Club Work Day | Saturday, June 20


June Member’s Meeting | Friday, June 26



14th Annual Fuchs Tournament | Sunday, June 28



Youth Group’s 4th Annual Golf Ball Drop | Sunday, June 28



30th Annual Goulash Dinner | Sunday, June 28



Friday Night Stein Verein | Friday, July 10



July Member’s Meeting | Friday, July 24



Fifth Friday Froth Fest | Friday, July 31