Oktoberfest: An Authentically German-American Tradition

The “movers and shakers” of the Germania Society’s first Oktoberfest. Photo courtesy of The Germania Society.

Written by Lisa K. Bambach, Cincideutsch Beginning August 23, Cincinnati will kick off its most vibrant festival season. Every weekend through mid-October, blue and white checkered flags will be hoisted, wurst will be sizzling on the grill, taps will be flowing with malty Bavarian-style lagers, and polka music will become commonplace. Cincinnati will be transformed

The Gastronomy of Gemütlichkeit

Find many of Cincinnati’s heritage brand and unique brews freshly made at the Lager House.

Article written by Cincideutsch   Cincinnati has always touted its strong German heritage, celebrating it in festivals throughout the year. But why wait until Oktoberfest to get your fix on delicious, German cuisine? In the past year, many new business owners have asked the same question, responding by opening new German-inspired restaurants and breweries throughout Greater

Precipitation Retaliation tonight at Milton’s Bockfest 2013 is almost here…

German Heritage Tours to Offer Over-the-Rhine Carriage Tours

Die Musik-Halle

In August, German Heritage Tours begins its new Over-the-Rhine Carriage Tours. Tour guide Dr. Don Heinrich Tolzmann, author of Over-the-Rhine Tour Guide: Cincinnati’s Historic German district and Environs, will point out and explain German heritage sites throughout the district as you enjoy a carriage ride. The first tours are scheduled for Saturday and Sunday, August