Location/Directions: Our mailing address is Manheim, but our location is in Salunga about 7 miles west of Lancaster. Take the Salunga Exit off Rt. 283 then go south just a bit to S. Chiques Road (watch for Liederkranz sign and arrow). Then turn right and go about 3/4 mile to the Liederkranz. Directions
Members and Guests:
Members must have their membership card available upon request from an officer/trustee, doortender or bartender.
Guests must be accompanied and signed-in by their member host and will be asked to wear a guest badge, unless attending a public event.
Members must purchase alcohol for guests. State law prohibits bartenders from serving non members.
At any one visit, a member may bring their immediate family plus four (4) non member guests.
After 3 visits to the club annually, guests are expected to apply for membership.
Membership: Information on becoming a member of the Lancaster Liederkranz can be found on our Membership page: Membership
House Rules and Constitution & By-Laws: Members should familiarize themselves with these documents which hang on the bulletin board and are available as pdf links here: Lancaster Liederkranz House Rules
Cultural Organizations: Much of the Liederkranz's German cultural is perpetuated through 4 singing and dancing Cultural Organizations which house themselves within the Liederkranz. All organizations welcome new members. More information on these organizations can be found on the Cultural Organization page: Cultural Organizations
Hours: Mon-Thur 4-11pm
Fri & Sat until 12am Closed Sun except for special events. Dining:
Dining is available Wednesday through Saturday evenings: - Wed: 4:00 bar service and 5:30-7:30 table service - Thur: 5:30-8:00 (until 7:30 first Thur meeting night*) - Fri & Sat: 5:30 to 8:30 *On first Thurs membership meeting night, non members, not being voted on must exit the Ballroom at the start of the meeting at 7:30.
Cash only - The club does not accept debit/credit cards. - Checks are accepted payable to the Lanc. Liederkranz. - An ATM machine is available in our lobby for your convenience.
Reservation policy: - Reservations on Thursday, Friday & Saturday may be made in the Ballroom only.
Club Dances: Regular club dances run from October through May. Tickets may be purchased in advance at the Club Bar or at the door. Seats will not be held without payment. Checks are accepted payable to: Lancaster Liederkranz. For our yearly dance schedule, visit our Dining, Bar & Dance page
Dance Night Dining: Service is available in the Ballroom for dance patrons and in the Bar area for those not attending dances.
Club Fests: The Liederkranz holds 4 annual fundraiser fests. These fests are sponsored events that are open to the public and rely on volunteers for success. Interested in volunteering? Visit our Volunteer page for fest dates and contacts: Volunteering
- Sommerfest (June, general admission) - Sponsored by the Alpenrose Schuhplattler Verein - Parrot Fest (July, pre-purchased tickets required) - Sponsored by Friends of Steve Feilmeier - Oktoberfest (September, general admission) - Sponsored by the Alpenrose Schuhplattler Verein - Christkindlmarkt (December, free admission) -Sponsored by the Alpenrose Kindergruppe More information about our fests is located on our: Fest page
Communications: In addition to this website, the Liederkranz communicates to members through weekly email announcements, bi-monthly mailed newsletters and a facebook page. If you wish to be added to our email list, complete the box at the bottom of our Home page
Lancaster Liederkranz Preserving German music, song, dance, language, customs, and culture since 1880.