Day Observance Association of Philadelphia & Vicinity, Inc.
Chairman: The Honorable John F. Street
Mayor of Philadelphia
and General Chairman: Al Taubenberger
Presidents: Hans J. Beyer and Bruno Karnas
The Reviewing Stand will be at Logan Circle with the end
of the Parade at 22nd and the Parkway.
September 27, 2002 7:00 PM - Steuben
Banquet at the Cannstatter Volksfest-Verein
September 28, 2002 10:00 AM - Ecumenical Service
at the Lutheran Church of the Holy Communion -- 21st
and Chestnut Streets
September 28, 2002 3:30 PM - Oktoberfest by the Bayerischer
Volksfest-Verein at the United
German - Hungarian Club.
Wehrbereichsmusikkorps III (formerly known
as Heeresmusikkorps 13) -- Is a symphonic wind orchestra of the
Musikkorps and is comprised mostly of time and occuption soldiers.
These soldiers are in military service for nine months ("Grundwehrdienstleistende")
and are integrated into the orchestra after auditioning. Music
consisting of solemn promises, military ceremonies and performances
of the Grossen Zapfenstreich or Grand Tatoo belong to their
repertoire. At many charities the Wehrbereichsmusikkorps III is a
connection between the German army and civilian population, not just
only in Germany, but also abroad in France, United Kingdom, Belgium
Faschings-Club e.V. and an official delegation from the Stadt
Oberschlesische Volkstrachtengruppe, Berlin
Blasorchester TV Jahn Bockum 01 e.V., Krefeld
Hausen 1855 e.V, Hausen i.W., Germany
Forge Military Academy, Valley Forge, PA
Get onto I-95 South to Vine Street Expressway
Head West on I-676
Get off I-676 at 15th Street Exit
Go 3 blocks and make a right onto Arch Street
Go 1 block and make half right onto Benjamin
Proceed 1 or 2 lights and find parking space.
Get onto I-95 North to Vine Street Expressway
Get onto I-676 West
Cross the Delaware River using the Benjamin Franklin
Follow signs for I-676 West
Get off I-676 at 15th Street.
Get onto I-76 East (Schulkyll Expressway)
Exit onto I-676 East (exit is from the left lane)
Get off on the Broad Street Exit.
Make a right onto Broad Street
Go 2 blocks and make half right onto Benjamin
Lufthansa is this year's official airline of the Steuben
Day Observance Association of Philadelphia and Vicinity.