Fahrradtour | Monday, June 8 | all day
Participate in a virtual Fahrradtour (bicycle tour) on your own time today!  Bike your favorite route around the Twin Cities or beyond and take a photo to share with all of our Deutsche Tage cyclists.  

We will be sharing photos of our bike rides on Instagram throughout the day. Share your photo on Instagram with the hashtag #DeutscheTage and tag us @GAIHaus so we can share! Not feeling photogenic today— share a photo from your favorite bike ride in Germany instead and we will add it to our Fahrradtour gallery! 


German Food Night with Black Forest Inn | Tuesday, June 9 | 3–8 PM  
Treat yourself and your family to German food and support our local Deutsche Tage catering partner, Black Forest Inn. 
Eat in, order takeout, or pick up a special “grillpack” to make a festive meal at home. Visit their website or order by phone 612-872-0812. Beer and wine are also available for pickup!


Deutsche Tage Vendor Appreciation Day | Wednesday, June 10
Learn more about our traditional Deutsche Tage vendors and visit them virtually today! Follow @GAIMN on social media to see highlights of some of our regular vendors and partners who we will miss in person this year!


Hier & There Podcast Live | Thursday, June 11 | 6:30–8 PM
Tune in for the first-ever Hier & There podcast live event streamed on Facebook. Bring the German grammar questions that have always stumped you, hear about others’ cultural missteps and “bloopers”, and join in some language and culture trivia to win prizes!  

Your hosts: Günther Michael Jahnl, Hier & There Podcast Host and GAI Language Instructor; Claudia Aurand, GAI Director of Language Services; Katrin Erdmann, GAI Language Instructor; and Jeana Anderson, GAI Executive Director 

Send us your language questions and bloopers: Email the team at podcast@gai-mn.org or follow @GAIHaus to send us your feedback through Instagram stories!  

Participate in our live event here

Sponsor: German American Chamber of Commerce of the Midwest, Minnesota Chapter


Volkslieder Sing-along | Friday, June 12 | 7–7:30 PM
One of the most beloved musical traditions to come from Germany are the Volkslieder, or folk songs. Join Minnesänger choral Director John Hoffacker for a live singalong concert of popular Volkslieder. Performing live from the Haus, John will introduce and lead us through a beautiful collection of songs with piano accompaniment. 

What songs would you like to sing? Send John your suggestions at MnMinnesaenger@gmail.com.
Participate in the Sing-along here
Download the song sheets here


Haus Party Kit Pickup | Saturday, June 13 | 11 AM–2 PM
Thank you for your support! Please pick up your pre-ordered Haus Party Kits curbside on Saturday, June 13 between 11 AM and 2 PM.

Live Music with The Joey Johnson Band | Saturday, June 13 | 7–8 PM 
Back by popular demand, The Joey Johnson Band will be taking musical requests for livestream party listening. The three piece band, with Joey Johnson on accordion, will entertain you with it's eclectic mix of polkas, pop standards, and drinking songs!

Log on to the GAI’s Facebook page to watch, submit your favorite tunes, and say hi to Joey and friends!

NOTE: No Facebook account needed. Just follow the link and click Not Now when the pop-up window prompts you to create an account.


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