10/19: The Sauerkraut Band
The Pearisburg Community Market concludes their 2017 Music at the Market Concert Series with The Sauerkraut Band on Thursday, October 19, 2017 on the front lawn of the Pearisburg Community Center.
Enjoy live oom-pah and German music from The Sauerkraut Band, a German themed dinner prepared by the Rich Creek Lions Breakfast Club, food demonstrations and regular community market vendors!
The Sauerkraut Band is a professional musical organization based in the New River Valley in Southwest Virginia performing authentic German style music in traditional Bavarian style clothing.
The musical styles include traditional beer tent favorites such as Leichtensteiner Polka, Rosemunde (Beer Barrel Polka), Alte Kameraden Marsch, Yorkshire Marsch, and group-participation numbers such as The Chicken Dance and Rucki Zucki. Comprised of over a dozen members, the band’s repertoire spans a wide range of polkas, waltzes, and marches, as well as folk dances such as the landler, schuplattler, and zwiefache.
Shop produce vendors, local artisans and enjoy all the Market has to offer starting at 4:30 pm. The Sauerkraut Band will perform from 6:00-8:00 pm.
Admission is free.
The Pearisburg Community Center is located at 1410 Wenonah Avenue in Pearisburg, VA.
For more information, visit: https://www.facebook.com/pearisburgcommunitymarket.