LOWER SEASON & HANTAM MEAT FESTIVAL: (August – September 2013)
The Hantam Vleisfees (Meat festival) is an annual event which is held
in Calvinia in the Northern Cape and the small but beautiful town comes
alive with festivities. The first Vleisfees was held in 1990 and has
grown bigger and better each year.
It is a popular event with music concerts and street parties and the
popular Miss Vleisfees competition. The festival has a farm-animal expo,
lots of farm products for sale such as fresh milk, butter , cheese and
lots of delicious foods from braais, stews and potjies to mention only a
A must experience for the whole family.