GTEV Edelweiss Detroit's dance group promotes Bavarian customs and traditions through dance, language, and Tracht (ethnic costume). We perform our lively traditional Bavarian folk dances and the ever popular Schuhplattler to live music.
Come Dance with Us!
The Edelweiss dance group is always looking for interested dancers of all ages -- children to seniors. No experience necessary. Please contact Eric Walker (see below). Dance practices are held at our new GACC Hall, 40450 Hayes, Clinton Township, just south of 18 Mile Road. It's in the Amore Plaza with ample, close parking.
Our "Upcoming Events" list shows our practice dates
Invite Us to Dance for You
If you are interested in having our group perform at your next event, please contact our Vorplattler for more information:
Dance Officers 2023
- 1. Vorplattler - Eric Walker
- 2. Vorplattler - Kevin Walker
- 1. Vortänzerin - Christine Walker
- 2. Vortänzerin - Anni Porter
- Schriftführer - Michael Campbell
- Sachenschlepper - Annette Edelhauser
Vogelwalder as performed at the 100th anniversary of SV Edelweiss Chicago in 2014: Vogelwalder Video
Der Boehmerwalder as performed in 2017