Associate Organizations

German Consulat (Miami)
Swiss Consulat (Miami)
German American Business Chamber (GABC)
German American Social Club (GASC)


Miami-Dade County Department of Cultural Affairs

Porsche Latin America

Press Concepts

Globe Ship Management, Inc.

MetroSigns, Inc.

2014 Oktoberfest Sponsors

2013 Oktoberfest Sponsors

2012 Oktoberfest Vendors

2011 Oktoberfest Vendors

2010 Oktoberfest Sponsors

GIPA Gala: Tickets available now

"Fall-of-the-Wall", the 80's/ 90's themed GIPA Gala will be Saturday, March 7, 2015 at the Cutler Cay Clubhouse! . Read more....

College Scholarship Application Deadline Approaching

GIPA awards a competitive college scholarship that is open to seniors graduating from Coral Reef High School in the German IB Program, both German IS and German IE students. See our college information page for more details and application instructions.


GIPA Book preorders and dedications are now being accepted.

German Community Night: Miami HEAT against Dallas Mavericks

When 30 Jan 2015 19:00 - 22:00

Location American Airlines Arena

German Community Night

Miami HEAT against Dallas Mavericks

The German Consulate in Miami was able to arrange a special ticket promo code for our German community and German community friends for the game on Friday, Jan 30 to cheer for our Miami HEAT and our German basketball Superstar Dirk Nowitzki!

We reserved a block of LIMITED tickets, which you can find by copy and paste the link below in your browser. Use the promo code "german" to purchase your discounted tickets.

Please follow these 4 easy steps to purchase your tickets now:

1. Click the link to access the Ticketmaster page and click "Find Tickets" to the game that you are interested in. Enter the special offer code german.
2. Log in. If you do not have an account with Ticketmaster already, please create an account and password.
3. Select the number of seats you would like to purchase through this special offer and follow the subsequent steps to complete your order.
4. Your tickets will be emailed to the email address you provide. Simply print out your tickets and bring them with you to the game.

If you have any questions, regarding these German community nights please email or call John Strickroot (Miami Heat) directly at / 786-777-4244.

Bring your German spirit, gear and flags and cheer with us!

German Consul Borsch Visited Sunset Elementary

German Consul Borsch visited Sunset Elementary to talk to 4th and 5th grade students about the fall of the Berlin Wall. Read More...

A Letter from GIPA President Ballard

I wanted to take a moment to thank and congratulate all of you who helped to put on our 23rd annual Oktoberfest. We could hardly have asked for more perfect conditions as everything from the food to the games and student performances wer e consumed in great quantity. Read More ....

2014 Oktoberfest

The 23rd GIPA Oktoberfest was held on Oct. 11, 2014. Thanks to the hard work of many volunteers, the generosity of many sponsors, and the hospitality of the German American Social Club. Read More...

New features at has had a refresh! Many small details have been improved, but two main additions will be the most-noticed by regular visitors:

  1. The GIPA calendar page now uses Google calendar, so readers can scroll back and forth in time more easily and can even link directly to the GIPA calendar on their own computer or phone.
  2. On line payments via PayPal have been integrated to the site. For example, you can now renew your GIPA membership for 2014-2015 on line.

All of the old highlights of the gipa web site are still available. Explore the reorganized navigation menus on the left of the screen to find GIPA News, Hausaufgaben for Sunset classes and more! Enjoy the new look of the site.