The South African Potjie In Texas…
The Place To Be Over Labor Day Weekend 2019!
South Africans here in Texas (and further away)… Imagine an event where you can visit with other South Africans, make new friends, network, and have fun together. Imagine an event where, when it’s done, you feel energized and ready to take on the world again. And you can’t wait for the next one!
That event is the South African Potjie in Texas!
Things To Know
- It’s simple… a camping weekend for South Africans and their families to visit, have fun, and make new friends.
- You may sell your South African goodies from your own campsite throughout the weekend.
- Here is the Event Program (2018).
Where & When?
- South African Potjie In Texas will be held at the Rusk KOA campground in Rusk, TX.
- It take place over Labor Day weekend, Aug 30- Sep 2, 2019.
- Here’s more about the venue. Note the activities that KOA has available.
Fees & Other Costs
- We charge campers and day visitors an attendance fee of $10 per person, 3 years old & up, for the weekend.
- KOA charges day visitors $6 per person for one day, or $10 per person for both days.
- KOA will provide armbands to indicate payment. Please wear them to avoid questions.
- Day visitors, see Fees & Other Costs for fee information.
- A white gazebo will be set up behind the pool area for day visitors to use as a “home base”.
- Communal braai grills will be set up near the gazebo for anyone who wants to use them.
- Please walk around the campground to visit with campers.
At The Pool
- No glass in the pool or pool area. Cans or other unbreakable containers are fine. No food allowed in the pool or pool area.
- Kids under 14 must be accompanied by an adult, but it does not have to be the kid’s parents.
- KOA will have a trash collection trip in the morning throughout the campground.
- Thereafter, the trailer will be parked at the tool shed at the pool where trash can be dumped throughout the day.
- The trailer will be cleared in the evening. To avoid attracting raccoons, do not put trash on the trailer overnight.
Maintaining The Spirit of SA Potjie In TX
- South African Potjie In Texas is a family-friendly event. In the spirit of maintaining this family-friendly atmosphere, we ask that attendees maintain discretion in terms of clothing, behavior, and alcohol consumption throughout the weekend.
- We welcome activities from attendees in smaller groups. However, these activities must be in the spirit of, and in co-operation with the South African Potjie in Texas event.
To get started, call Rusk KOA at (903) 683-6641 and make your reservation!
A Special Thanks To Our Sponsors
KRP Signs and Graphics specialize in all types of signs and Graphics for your business, from simple stickers, to full wall Photographs to Vehicle Graphics, Ivan from KRP has also donated all the signs and stickers you will see around the campsite next weekend.
To support Ivan, who is based in Dallas, Texas, please get hold of him on 469 283 2878 or cell: 214 725 2823
Ramey Plant Farm has made a generous donation to South African Potjie in Texas. Ramey Plant Farm is a wholesale bedding plant grower in Reklaw, TX. Call 903 539 7098 or visit www.rameyplantfarm.com for more information.
Pollak PLLC focuses in providing comprehensive immigration solutions to corporations, small businesses, investors and families interested in obtaining immigrant and non-immigrant visas to live and work in the United States. Call (214) 731-4515 or visit www.pollakimmigration.com
Rand Rescue is proud to be a sponsor of the South African Potjie in Texas. For any questions regarding cash transfers or financial emigration from South Africa, please contact Leigh Plimmer. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Tel: (678) 852-4360. Website: www.randrescue.com
EcoFencing Company is sponsoring several items for South African Potjie in Texas. EcoFencing Company builds commercial fences, residential fences, and other wood structures in the Dallas / Fort Worth area and North Texas. Contact Anton Van Staden at (469) 407-6205 or visit www.ecofencingcompany.com
Wilderness Animal Control is sponsoring braai equipment for South African Potjie in Texas. Wilderness Animal Control provides wildlife trapping & removal services, as well as pest control services in the greater Houston area. Contact André Coetzee at (281) 961-0131 or visit wildernessanimalcontrol.com
John Els from Kudu Websites is providing website and online marketing support for South African Potjie in Texas. Visit kuduwebsites.com for more information.
If you want to sponsor, contact us…