Kids' Schuhplattler Clubs & Groups
The Jugendplattlergruppe, Gebirgs- trachtenverein d' Ostrachtaler is from Bad Hindelang, Germany.
The kids' group of Sadnig Buam of Flattach, Austria, was
founded in 1978.
The Kinder Schuhplattlergruppe Oberbairing
of Upper Austria is composed of 7 to 15 year olds who perform for
festivals and at senior homes.
The Kindergruppe of the Trachtenverein D’Stoawandla, was established in 1973, and is composed of 30
children who learn the Schuhplattler and perform locally in St. Lorenz,
The Jungen Wimberger of St. Peter am Wimberg, Austria, began
dancing in 2008. They have several high quality Schuhplattlers on their website
and elsewhere on the internet. They won first place in Schuhplattler competitions
in Kremsmünster in 2013, and in 2014 in Steinerkirchen.
Jungen WimbergerThe Auerhahn
Schuhplattler Verein of Oley, Pennsylvania, is a kids and adults group that
hosts or participates in the annual Mid-Atlantic Kinderfest.
The River Valley Schuhplattler Troupe consists
of third through fifth graders from River Valley Waldorf School in Bucks
County, Pennsylvania. The group's signature dance, the River Valley Plattler, combines the
Haushammer with a hefty dose of acrobatics and choreographed rough-housing.
The youth group of the Grüntebuebe Kranzegg,
Germany, has kids from 5 to 15, who learn the Schuhplattler, give public
performances, and participate in Festivals.
Grüntebuebe KranzeggThe kids of the Gamsgebirgler Trachtenverein in Schleching, Germany,
are learning the traditions and customs of their Bavarian homeland. Their
Schuhplattler videos can be seen on YouTube.
Tänzer Kindergruppe was established in 1990 by the Alpenland Tänzer
of New Britain, Connecticut.
Jugendvolkstanz und Schuhplattlergruppe Fürnitz of Fürnitz, Austria.. They have made a name for themselves in
international children’s folk festivals and have travelled to the Czeck
Republic, Hungary, France, Poland, Belgium, Slovenia, Italy, Slovakia, and
The Trefflingtaler Schuhplattler are composed of men, women
and kids from Seitenstettenm, Austria. They can be found on Facebook and the kids have
several videos on YouTube.
Jungen TrefflingerThe Trachtenverein Oberstdorf
is the largest (1000 members) and one of the oldest groups in Germany,
established after Prince Luitpold of Bavaria brought his hunters and
drivers, clad in Lederhosen shorts, to Oberstdorf in 1852. The kids'
group has performed locally and has appeared on Bavarian television.
The Grupo Folclórico Schuhplattler (Infanto-juvenil) Treze Tílias of Brazil seeks to raise young people with an appreciation for Austrian
group currently has about 100 members from 3 to 16 years old, and is divided
into a bantam, a children and a youth group.
Schuhplattler Treze Tílias, Brazil
Kindergruppe aus Ainring