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Bach, Brats & Beer

Dec 22, 2015   //   by Brian Jones   //   Uncategorized  //  No Comments

Kulturabend BBB Flyer - Jan 12 2016


DH Elvis Week

Dec 22, 2015   //   by Brian Jones   //   Uncategorized  //  No Comments


Elvis-Germany connection:  Elvis served honorably in the U.S. Army from March 24, 1958 – March 5, 1960, Sergeant E-5. His unit was stationed in Friedberg, Germany for 18 months.

Purchase Vince Vance & the Valiants tickets here.


Come help us celebrate the “King’s” birthday over 4 BIG nights.

Drink Specials: Elvis Cocktail, Blue Hawaiian, Hound Dog, Jailhouse on the Rocks, All Shook Up, Blue Suede Shooter
King Cake available!


Wednesday, January 6th

Elvis Movie Marathon on Kings Day (Konigs Tag)

Come celebrate King’s Day and Twelfth Night with King Cake and Elvis Cocktails!

Doors open 4pm (movies begin promptly)
4:45 “Viva Las Vegas”
6:30 “GI Blues”
8:30   “King Creole”

Free Admission
Food will be available for purchase.
see below for movie descriptions


Thursday, January 7th

Elvis Karaoke Night with Bob Williamson, aka MGL Elvis and Vince Vance

Come compete in the New Orleans Best Elvis Contest. Semifinalist will return on Saturday during the Vince Vance Show for the final round of competition.

Doors and food 6pm
Karaoke 7pm to 10pm
Free Admission
Food will be available for purchase

Competition categories (Finalists selected on Saturday during the show)
– Most Original Elvis theme (Space Elvis, Reincarnated Elvis, etc)
– Best Dressed Elvis
– Best Singing Elvis (Elvis songs only)

Come sing your favorites, even if they are not by Elvis.


Friday, January 8th

Elvis Trivia Night

We will feature Elvis trivia with April, so come out and help us celebrate and toast the King for his Birthday!

Doors and Food 6:30pm
Trivia 7:30pm
Free Admission
Food will be available for purchase
Prizes for top 3 trivia teams


Saturday, January 9th

A Tribute to Elvis Show featuring Vince Vance and the Valiants

Join us for the grand finale with Vince as we also select the winner for New Orleans Best Elvis

Trophies and $30 bar tabs will be awarded to the winners. 3 awards
Doors 6pm
Preshow music by Eric Hahn Food (available for purchase) 6pm
Special offering: Elvis Burger (with bacon, banana, and peanut butter of course)
Showtime 7pm

$10 Attendees in Elvis costume and Deutsches Haus Members (in advance)
$15 Non-members without Elvis costume (in advance)
$20 Everyone (at the door)

Silent Auction to raise money for the new Haus on Moss St.

Tickets available online here.


Movie Night Film Descriptions



Starring: Elvis Presley, Carolyn Jones, Walter Matthau

Wednesday, January 6th, 8:30 pm

Having flunked graduation for the second time and needing cash to support his unemployed father, Danny Fisher takes a job as a singer in the King Creole nightclub – about the only joint around not run by smarmy crook Maxie Fields who wants him for his own place. He gets on pretty well with Fields’ floozy, though, and all this plus his involvement with Fields’ hoods and with innocent five-and-dime store assistant Nellie means Danny finds his world closing in on him all ways round.

Crime, Drama, Musical (PG)
Run Time: 116 min (1 hr, 56 min)
Director: Michael Curtiz
Release date: 2 July 1958 (USA)





Starring: Elvis Presley, Juliet Prowse, Robert Ivers

Wednesday, January 6th, 6:30 pm (food available)

Tulsa is a US Army specialist stationed in Germany. He loves to sing and has dreams to run his own nightclub when he leaves the army….but dreams don’t come cheap. Tulsa places a bet with his friend Dynamite that he can spend the night with a club dancer named Lili, who is rumored to be hard to get. When Dynamite gets transferred, Tulsa is brought in to take his place. He is not looking forward to it, but in order to keep his money, he must go through with it.

Comedy, Musical (PG)
Run Time: 104 min (1 hr, 44 min)
Director: Norman Taurog
Release date: 23 November 1960 (USA)




Starring: Elvis Presley, Ann Margret

Wednesday, January 6th, 4:45 pm (food available)

Race car driver Lucky Jackson goes to Las Vegas to earn money to pay for a new engine for his motor car. Working as a waiter, he still finds the time to court young Rusty Martin.

Musical, Comedy (PG)
Run Time: 85 min (1 hr, 25 min)
Director: George Sidney
Release date: 20 May 1964 (USA)

Haus Tree Decorating

Nov 26, 2015   //   by Brian Jones   //   Uncategorized  //  No Comments

Haus Christmas Decorating Party 12-10-15

Haus Christmas Party

Nov 26, 2015   //   by Brian Jones   //   Uncategorized  //  No Comments

Haus Christmas Party 12-13-15

Haus Social

Nov 26, 2015   //   by Brian Jones   //   Uncategorized  //  No Comments

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Dec. 11th from 7-10pm

Food will be available for purchase
Beer will be half price
from 7-8pm ONLY

Moss Street Picnic

Nov 18, 2015   //   by Brian Jones   //   Uncategorized  //  No Comments

No charge • Come out and enjoy the oaks at Moss Street • Bring your own chairs, blankets, beverages, etc. • Horseshoes and Volleyball possible • Donations for the new Haus accepted • Please keep property clean


Big Dog BBQ


BBQ available – $10 per plate

Plate includes one meat, jambalaya and a choice of vegetables or beans. Items can be purchased individually.


Future Home of Sign Installed (1)



Come take a picture next to the “Future Home of” sign!

NOLA Voice Talent Foundation Awards

Nov 18, 2015   //   by Brian Jones   //   Uncategorized  //  No Comments

NOLA Voice Talent Foundation present their awards to the movie industry; dubbed the “Oscar’s” of Louisiana.  Admission for Deutsches Haus members is free. Come rub shoulders with leading personalities of the movie, theater, broadcasting, and voice-over industries in Louisiana. For more information, see here.

New Haus Sponsorship

Nov 12, 2015   //   by Brian Jones   //   Uncategorized  //  No Comments

You or your company can sponsor/name an area of The New Haus, including:

Outside Areas

  • A – Festival Grounds
  • B – Bayou Café
  • C – Moss Street Pavers
  • D – Bayou Terrace
  • E – Haus Clock Tower
  • F – Tower Plaza
  • G – Entry Plaza
  • H – Beer Garden Terrace
  • I – Beer Garden Promenade
  • J – Beer Garden
  • K – Beer Garden Fountain

First Floor

  • A – Large Classroom
  • B – Medium Classroom
  • C – Downstairs Lounge
  • D – Bayou Halle
  • E – Downstairs Bar
  • F – Haus Stage
  • G – Beer Garden Halle
  • H – Beer Garden Terrace (referenced above as H)
  • I  – Beer Garden Bar
  • J – Beer Garden Planters
  • K – Museum Walk
  • L – Tower Plaza (referenced above as F)
  • M – Haus Clock Tower (referenced above as E)
  • N – Berlin Bear Alcove

Second Floor

  • A – Upstairs Bar
  • B – Upstairs Bench/Table
  • C – Beer Garden Balcony
  • D – Bayou Balcony


For further details, see map and/or contact Executive Director, Theresa Crosby, at 504-250-9199.



Fundraiser for Danny O’Flaherty

Nov 11, 2015   //   by Brian Jones   //   Uncategorized  //  No Comments


Danny O’Flaherty was in a serious car accident and has suffered a severe head injury/concussion.  He was supposed to perform at the Deutsches Haus November 28th. He has been a longtime friend and performer of the Haus.  We have decided to turn that night into a fundraiser for him. We are working on the line-up (see below).   Proceeds will go towards the Give Forward campaign already set up for him Danny (Goal of $10,000).  If you cannot attend and still want to donate directly, please do so here.
Doors open 6pm • Music 7pm
$20 Donation • Cash Bar
Food Available at a Nominal Price
(brats, sauerkraut, purple cabbage, bread)

Potential Line Up

Pattie O’Sullivan, Irish musician – confirmed
New Orleans Irish Set Dancers – pending
Kilts of Many Colors Pipe Band – pending