Restaurant Week Comes to San Antonio for a Good Cause

If you’re a culinary fanatic, it’s time to come out for some fantastic wining and dining in San Antonio!

Celebrate amazing San Antonio restaurants restaurantweekduring the week of August 16-23. Participating restaurants will offer fixed menus, which consist of three-course lunches and dinners for three different tiers.

Prices range from $8 to $35 and part of the proceeds go to a good cause.

San Antonio Restaurant Week benefits Culinaria, a non-profit organization dedicated to benefitting the San Antonio community by promoting it as an ideal wine and food destination. They offer culinary scholarships to San Antonio’s chefs who are experiencing personal hardships through the Chefs 4 Chefs program.

With each meal ordered specifically for Restaurant Week, restaurants will donate $1 for lunch and $2 for dinner to Culinaria and the programs it supports.

So come dine in San Antonio for a good cause, and stay with San Antonio KOA.

Book Your Visit Now

San Antonio KOA sits on a creek amid 40 acres of pecan trees just 10 minutes from downtown. City buses take you to the center of San Antonio’s history and culture, including the River Walk. Visit The Alamo and other Spanish missions, Six Flags Fiesta Texas, SeaWorld, Majestic Theatre, the zoo and museums. To reserve your spot at the San Antonio KOA, call (800)562-7783 or for information call 800-562-7783 or visit our website.

Get Wild at the Abilene Zoo

If you’ve been glued to Animal Planet it’s time to come out to Abilene and check out the Abilene Zoo. You can stay at Abilene KOA nearby and make a summer getaway out of it!

alligatorAbilene Zoo is home to over 1,000 animals from around the globe, and offers a fun and educational attraction for the whole family to enjoy. Treat yourself to a hot dog at the Watering Hole, and select a souvenir from the gift shop to remember your visit.

Don’t miss the “Ghosts from the Bayou” exhibit, running until September 8, featuring Jenny, a rare, six-foot-long albino alligator. These animals cannot survive in the wild, so this is a great chance to see an unusual animal and learn about the history of American alligators.

Stay at Abilene KOA

Come to the Friendly Frontier, with easy access to I-20 and highways 277/83/84. We provide RV hookups, cabins, and tent camping sites. Our site is complete with newly tiled bathroom and shower facilities, a large swimming pool, and games like basketball, horseshoes and pool. Call 800-562-3651 or visit our website to reserve your summer stay.

Book Now for the Kerrville Fall Music Festival

It’s time to put on your dancing shoes and come out to Kerrville, TX for the Kerrville Fall Music Festival over Labor Day weekend. Stay at Kerrville KOA nearby!

Screen Shot 2014-07-03 at 2.20.16 PMThe Festival takes place on August 29-31 and features live music, yoga, bike rides, music camp for teens, wine and beer seminars, and evening concerts. The evening concerts will feature Willy Porter, Nora Jane Struthers & The Party Line, Ariana Gillis, Charlie A’Court, Amilia Spicer, Patrice Pike and MORE!

Advance prepaid reservations are required for seminars and are open to festival ticket holders only. You can preorder your tickets on the festival website.

Jam Out with Kerrville KOA

Kerrville is nestled in the Texas Hill Country. We offer relaxing camping in beautiful Kerrville with its old-world charm. From the Guadalupe River to antique stores and cultural sites, Kerrville has something for everyone. Accommodations include RV sites with hookups, cabins with bathrooms and tent sites. Visit our website or call (888) 562-3426 to book your stay.


Stay at NW Austin KOA for the Austin Symphony July 4th Concert

Get ready to hear some awesome music this Fourth of July! The Austin Wind Symphony Orchestra will be playing at the Circuit of the Americas with conductor Peter Bay. COTA has offered to host the July 4th concert while Auditorium Shores is under renovation.

Screen Shot 2014-06-27 at 10.29.11 AMThere will be a variety of activities such as interactive games and contests for the whole family, starting at 4 p.m. The Orchestra will perform at 8:30 p.m. and the “mile-high” fireworks will start at approximately 9:30 p.m.

This event is free to the public! For more information, visit the Austin Wind Symphony’s website.

Stay at NW Austin KOA

NW Austin KOA lies in the heart of central Texas and borders the Texas Hill Country. We offer relaxing country camping near gorgeous lakes and rolling hills. Enjoy bird watching, fishing and kayaking, or hike or bike on our trails. Accommodations include RV sites with hookups, cabins with bathrooms and tent sites. Visit our website or call (888) 562-3426 to book your stay.

Don’t Miss the 4th on Broadway in Lubbock, TX

If you’re looking for a family-friendly July 4th vacation, Lubbock is the place to be, and Lubbock KOA is the place to stay.

Starting on July 3, Lubbock will be hosting many festivities as part of the 4th on Broadway celebration. Join us for a parade, a street dance featuring Randy Rogers Band, and a fireworks extravaganza!

The full schedule is as follows:

July 3

7:30 p.m. ­– Amigos La Raza on the Plaza

July 4

Screen Shot 2014-06-19 at 10.50.02 AM7:30 a.m. – Yankee Doddle Dash and Sparkler Sprint

8 a.m. – Wells Fargo Street Fair

9 a.m. – Parade

11 a.m. – AG Junction Kids Corral

7 p.m. – July 4th Street Dance featuring Randy Rogers Band

7:30 p.m. – Loncar & Associates Picnic in the Park and Youth Orchestras of Lubbock Concert

9:30 p.m. –Gandy’s Fireworks Extravaganza

Have a Memorable Stay in Lubbock

Lubbock KOA is located just outside the city limits, only minutes from downtown. The campground features hundreds of shade trees – a true oasis in the middle of the West Texas plains. Swim in the heated indoor pool, relax in the hot tub, or watch a double feature at the drive-in theater. Lubbock KOA offers RV camping sites, cabins and pop-up tent sites. Call 800-562-8643 or visit our website to book your July 4th getaway!


Celebrate July 4th at San Angelo KOA!

Looking to have a blast this fourth of July? Come out to San Angelo for camping, fireworks, and a concert for a family-friendly summer getaway.

On July 3rd there will be a Pops concert at the Bill Aylor Sr. Memorial River Stage located on the banks of the Concho River at 16 E. Avenue A. The community band will begin at 7 p.m. and the San Angelo Symphony will follow at 8:30 p.m.

July Pops_1The event is free and is held annually, continuing to unite the community in a patriotic celebration. This is the fourth largest concert in the state of Texas.

On July 4th there will be fireworks at Lake Nasworthy at 9:30 p.m. This is one of the largest displays in Texas and can be seen from the shore or on the water. Bring your family out to sit under the stars and see a patriotic tribute that will make you proud to be an American.

On July 5th, we will be serving hot dogs and BBQ sandwiches at San Angelo KOA, with all donations going to KOA Care Camps to send children with cancer to summer camp. For more information on Care Camps, visit our Care Camps website.

Stay at San Angelo KOA

San Angelo KOA offers cabins and RV camping sites in a historic spot between the Hill Country and the rolling plains. We offer Wi-Fi, a pool and cable TV to our guests. Call 800-562-7519 or visit our website to reserve now.


Make this Father’s Day Legendary in Texarkana

If you’re scrambling for Father’s Day ideas, we’ve got you covered! Come play paintball with your family at Legendary Paintball and stay at Texarkana KOA.

paintballDads or father figures are welcome at Legendary Paintball on June 15 and 16, and will receive free field/air fees. Legendary offers JT Splatmaster for younger kids, so there’s something for your whole family to do! The paintball field is open Saturday 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Sunday 1:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.

And it gets better! Texarkana KOA is just a few minutes away, and offers your family a great place to stay as an alternative to a hotel.

So take dad out to the fields and fire some paint at him!

Stay with Texarkana KOA

Located within seconds of downtown Texarkana,tree Texarkana KOA offers your family easy access to local attractions. Take a walk down our Wildscape trail, a 20-minute stroll through the woods. Our RV sites offer Wi-Fi, and we have an RV art gallery! Call (800) 467-5521 or visit our website to book your reservation.