Category Archives: Parties

Early Thanksgiving Dinner

In cooperation with the AWA at Frank’s Bar

Thursday, 17 November 2016

Frank’s offers a three course dinner for €39.90 or €19.90 (for children under 12), including tip. Drinks are separately paid.

See the Menu (.doc file).

To register for the dinner, contact the President of the AWA, Sheila Hargreaves  at and make a transfer to the AWA bank account. State that you are from the AIOV.

Bankhaus Krentschker & Co
IBAN: AT59 1952 0018 0009 2361


Independence Day Party – Sunday, 3 July

Join us for the 4th Annual AIOV Independence Day Bash!

When: Sunday, July 3rd 10:00 am till dusk

Where: Prater – softball fields (take the Strassenbahn #1 to Prater Hauptallee and follow the signs to the AIOV party) map

Planned events:

11:30 am: BBQ opens and playlist music begins
1:00 pm: Kids’ games start (Frisbee, water balloons, sprinklers, face painting, races, etc.)
2:00 pm: Softball games till 4:00 pm
4-7 pm: Live music with Just the Troubles
7:00 pm: BBQ closes


  • No Entrance Fee! Food items from the grill are available at a reduced cost, including hamburgers, hot dogs, French fries, soft drinks, beer, and wine.
  • Please bring your favorite American side dish or dessert to share with everyone.
  • Picnic tables available
  • Bring your blankets, coolers, sunscreen, baseball/softball mit, and bug spray. Enjoy the day!


Wine Seminar with Aldo – 20 May

AIOV’s 5th Wine Seminar – Mixed Bag of New Arrivals and New Vintages

Friday May 20, 2016 at 19:30 at Debbie Gilley’sAIOV-wineTasting

(within walking distance of VIC)

This tasting will revert back to our old format and will include Champagne Vs Sparkling wine, four whites and four reds from various countries, vintages and price points. It will suit anyone who is keen on trying new wines and learning a little more in depth about the history of the wines and the regions they come from.

The cost is €25 for AIOV members and € for non-members.

We will provide the wine glasses, some crackers and water to cleanse your palate between tastings and some cheese and snacks plus a few favorite wines from the last wine tasting in case you missed it.

For those wishing to join us for pizza before the tasting, we will be at the Pizza Keller at 17:30, which is just a block from Debbie’s house.

Please confirm you attendance to Barbara whether you are joining us for wine tasting and if you are joining us for pizza. Email and cc

This event is limited to 30 participants (25 spots reserved for AIOV members) so don’t delay in reserving your spot in this popular event.  Reserve your spot by transferring funds into the AIOV bank account:

IBAN: AT24 12000 51416363135

*Please be sure to include the reason for the transfer and your name in the ‘Purpose’ or ‘Vervendungszwek’ field. 


St. Patrick’s Day Party – 16 March

Join us for a St. Patrick’s Day Party, one day early!

The club will provide drinks – beer, wine, soft drinks and mineral water, as well as green Jell-O StPatricksshots in keeping with our tradition! Snacks will also be provided.

The party will be in F1001 at the VIC on Wednesday, 16 March directly after the US Tax Seminar.

Attend the seminar and then mingle, unwind and share tax stories, gain advice, etc. with Dennis and members of the club.