• Steubenparade, New York City 2006
    Steubenparade, New York City 2006 ©German-American Steuben Parade
  • German Trachten Club girls on their way to the New York Steubenparade (2009)
    German Trachten Club girls on their way to the New York Steubenparade (2009) ©German National Tourist Office
  • German classic cars in the German-American Steuben Day Parade in New York 2012
    German classic cars in the German-American Steuben Day Parade in New York 2012 ©German National Tourist Office
  • German restaurants in the German-American Steuben Day Parade in New York 2012
    German restaurants in the German-American Steuben Day Parade in New York 2012 ©German National Tourist Office
  • German clubs in the German-American Steuben Day Parade in New York 2012
    German clubs in the German-American Steuben Day Parade in New York 2012 ©German National Tourist Office
  • GIC and GNTO on their float at the German-American Steuben Day Parade in New York 2012
    GIC and GNTO on their float at the German-American Steuben Day Parade in New York 2012 ©German National Tourist Office

German Clubs across America

Are you German? Join a German community in your region! Since Germans started coming to America in the 1700s, they formed clubs and organizations to share and celebrate their common heritage and language.

The clubs ranged from singing organizations to exercise clubs and everything in between. Today, many of these clubs are still a vital way to keep German culture alive in the U.S.

In this section, select from a list of German clubs and societies in all areas of the United States. You'll be sure to find one near you.