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Annual Events

50th International Convention of the American Historical Society of Germans from Russia

This annual convention is hosted by the American Historical Society of Germans from Russia. More information to come!

Event Date:
July 22-27, 2019

Location:
Embassy Suites Hotel, Lincoln, NE

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2nd Annual South Dakota Chislic Festival

The festival features chislic and craft beer along with a variety of other festival foods.

Event Date:
July 27, 2019

Location:
Freeman Prairie Arboretum, Freeman, SD

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49th Annual Germans from Russia Heritage Society International Convention

Hosted by the Germans from Russia Heritage Society Board of Directors and the Die Deutsche Glieder Chapter, this annual conference includes presentations, a tour of the South Dakota Cultural Heritage Center and more.

Event Date:
July 31-August 3, 2019

Location:
Holiday Inn Hotel and Convention Center, Fargo, ND

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30th Eureka German-Russian Schmeckfest: Celebrating Our Heritage

The Eureka German-Russian Schmeckfest features a German-Russian buffet style meal and an acclaimed musical community theatre production. Visitors can enjoy musical and historical presentations, along with demonstrations on handicrafts and traditional German-Russian food also available for sale.

Event Date:
September 20-22, 2019

Location:
Eureka, SD

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Aberdeen Oktoberfest

The Aberdeen Oktoberfest features exhibits and vendors, live music, inflatables, German breed dog parade and dachshund races, food, beer, wine, and dancing. Dates to be announced.

Event Date:
TBD

Location:
Aberdeen, SD

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Germans from Russia Groups

Germans from Russia Heritage Collection
https://library.ndsu.edu/grhc/index.html
Germans from Russia Heritage Society
http://www.grhs.org/
American Historical Society of Germans from Russia
https://www.ahsgr.org/