Schuhplattler Verein Enzian

Celebrating 67 years of Austrian & Bavarian Entertainment!

So many reasons to contact us: to book a performance, to get more information, to watch us practice, to join the dance group, or to just say Guten Tag!

New members welcome!

Our group is actively seeking new dancers. If you are at all interested in finding out more…

Schuhplattler Verein Enzian Dance

The Young Schuhplattlers (1977-1989) – by Leo Kladnik

In 1977 Leo Kladnik and Rudi Painsi started a boys group called “Die Lustigen Holzhacker Buam”.

Letters of Appreciations & Congratulations

Letters from Premier of Alberta, Mayor of Calgary, Minister & Minister-president.

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Schuhplattler Verein Enzian

Memories of the Early Years (1950’s) – by Elvira (Vera) McKinnon

During the mid-fifties, five courageous young men from Austria and Germany got together and founded a “Schuhplattler – Gruppe” right here in Calgary.

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