Tell us about your group and what to expect from your performance
Founded in 1961, SG Edelweiß-St. Paul is a Bavarian Dance group, comprised of many multi-generational families. Dressed in traditional Bavarian outfits, this award winning group will perform dances from throughout Germany and Austria. Their repertoire consists of the Schuhplattler, Figurentanz and Laendler, typical dances seen throughout Southern Germany and Austria.
What are you most looking forward to at the 2018 Christkindlmarket Des Moines?
Showing and explaining to the people of Des Moines and the surrounding areas that come to the ChristkinkdlMarket what this type of traditional dance looks like. Visiting with everyone we met last year!
What do you enjoy most about this type of venue or crowd?
The appreciation of the crowd in learning about us and watching us perform. Shopping at the other vendors booths that are participating.