South African Potjie in Texas Committee
An inclusive event that brings together people of all ages and abilities, encouraging participation and sportsmanship. The event has previously included games such as tug of war, egg toss, and sack race.
An opportunity for local vendors to sell authentic South African items such as food, clothing, and crafts, providing a taste of South African culture to customers.
A dance event featuring upbeat Afrikaans music and energetic, fast-paced dancing. This is a social gathering where people of all ages come together to have fun and dance the night away.
A South African barbecue where meat, such as boerewors and steak, is cooked over an open flame. It is a social gathering where friends and family come together to enjoy food, drink, and conversation.
A competition where participants compete to make the best potjie, a traditional slow-cooked stew made in a cast-iron pot over an open fire. Friends and family come together to enjoy food, drink, and friendly competition, all while celebrating South African culture.
A fundraising event where items are displayed, and participants can place bids on a sheet of paper placed next to each item. The highest bidder at the end of the auction wins the item.
Penelope Michel, Attendee
The 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.
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