Events

A Wild Affair – June 23, 2018

We are pleased to take part in the Stone Zoo’s ‘A Wild Affair’ fundraiser!

A Wild Affair is a 21+ “tasting” event that features stations hosted by Greater Boston’s best restaurants and caterers as well as live entertainment, a silent auction, and an opportunity to stroll among the animals.

Proceeds from A Wild Affair will support the operation and continued growth of Stone Zoo, its education programs and conservation initiatives. Additional funds raised will support the new Animal Discovery Center.

This great event will be taking place on Saturday, June 23rd from 5:30 – 9pm. Tickets can be purchased here.

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Sommerfest: August 12, 2018

Karl’s Sausage Kitchen is Turning 60!

To celebrate we are planning a sommerfest
on Sunday, August 12th!

This will be a family friendly event at the Kennedy Soccer fields in Peabody with plenty of room for a beer tent, German food, and other types entertainment – for all ages.

We are pleased that The TubaFrau Hofbräu Band will join us for the day. They are a lively traditional German oompah band that appears throughout Massachusetts and New England as part of many Oktoberfest celebrations. Ticket sales will start around June 1st. More information »

Karl’s 2018 Christmas Market – November 10 & 11th

 

 

We are pleased to announce the dates for our 2018 Christmas Market- Saturday and Sunday November 10th and 11th.  

We will once again be welcoming back Troll Valley European Imports to offer our customers traditional Christmas gifts and collectibles from Germany, Austria, Russia, and more! Austrian crystal ornaments and jewelry, German Edelweiss jewelry, hand blown ornaments, beer steins and so much more!

We will also be welcoming back A Swedish Shop, from West Bridgewater MA, to our Christmas Market! A Swedish Shop will be offering traditional Jul gifts from across Scandinavia, including ornaments, textiles, Dala horses, and decorations, among other things. Check them out HERE. 

These will be the only days they’re here, so mark your calendar and make sure you stop in to find that perfect traditional European gift!   We will of course be stocked to the brim with our usual Christmas goodies, check out this small sampling of items we stock HERE. 

Notch & Karl’s Oktoberfest

 

Join us on Sunday, September 17th from 11 – 6 at Notch Brewery in Salem for liter pours, specially brewed lagers, German food music from The Mad Bavarian Brass Band, and other Bavarian traditions!

We will be serving up great food to go along with some great beer, and great music!

Enrty fee of $25 includes custom Steinkrug Maß (cermaic liter mug), live entertainment, and a whole bunch of Gemütlichkeit!

 

Karl’s At the European Food Festival

On Tuesday May 10th, we had the pleasure of joining the German-American Business Council at the annual European Food Festival held this year at the French Cultural Center in, Boston.

This popular professional networking event featured fare from European countries Germany (of course!), France, Switzerland, Sweden, and Holland in the gorgeous French Cultural Center, a Back Bay mansion.  Lecker!

Food Fest 2016 Photo by B (5) Food Fest 2016 Photo by M (4)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Karl’s Christmas Market November 14th and 15th

Our Christmas Market is just around the corner, can you believe it?
This year our market will be better than ever, as we’re welcoming back both vendors.

Saturday and Sunday, November 14th and 15th will be the only days they’re here, so mark your calendar and make sure you stop in to find that perfect traditional European gift!

We will of course be stocked to the brim with our usual Christmas goodies, check out this small sampling of items we stock HERE. 

We will once again be welcoming back Troll Valley European Imports to offer our customers traditional Christmas gifts and collectibles from Germany, Austria, Russia, and more! Austrian crystal ornaments and jewelry, German Edelweiss jewelry, hand blown ornaments, beer steins and so much more!

We will also be welcoming back A Swedish Shop, from West Bridgewater MA, to our Christmas Market! A Swedish Shop will be offering traditional Jul gifts from across Scandinavia, including ornaments, textiles, Dala horses, and decorations, among other things. Check them out HERE. 

Wear Your Folk Costume for Oktoberfest at Karl’s!

Dust off your dirndls and straighten your lederhosen! Anyone coming into Karl’s September 19th through October 4th wearing traditional German or Northern European folk costume will be entered into a drawing to win an overnight stay at the Windham Hill Inn, VT!

We’ll also be having daily drawings for lots of other great prizes like t-shirts from Weihenstephaner and Ayinger, 1 liter glass beer boots, bottle openers and more!

The cafe will be offering up some awesome specials for Oktoberfest, and of course we’ll have imported German Oktoberfest beers on tap and in the bottle!

 

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Karl’s at A Wild Affair

This June 20th, will be at A Wild Affair, Stone Zoo’s annual fundraiser!

The event runs from 5:30 – 9:30 at Stone Zoo in Stoneham and features a wide array of food and drink offerings, as well as live music and an auction.

Tickets are still available, so help support a great cause, and come see us on June 20th!

More information can be found HERE.