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Invitation To German-American Day

Invitation To German-American Day

Dear Friends,

You are invited to this year’s German-American Day celebration on October 4th at 5:00 pm in Orleans Square. G-A Day is a national holiday honoring German culture and heritage. It specifically commemorates the first significant immigration of 13 German families to Philadelphia in 1683 and their founding of Germantown.


WHEN: Tuesday, October 4, 2016

5 PM – 7 PM

WHERE: Orleans Square, Savannah, GA

German Beer, Wine, water and finger food will be provided

Click HERE to RSVP

Dress Code: Casual

This year’s event will feature a speaker from Germany, Professor Christoph Meier-Siem, and a representative for the city of Savannah, Alderman Bill Durrence.