Kick off the New Year with Live Music in Austin

Looking to ring in the new year, in a way that’s family-friendly? Head out to Austin this week for Austin’s New Year, then save on lodging at Bastrop/S.E. Austin/Colorado River KOA!

new year.pngCome out to Austin’s New Year at Auditorium Shores on December 31, 2015 from 4 – 10 p.m. Enjoy an alcohol-free, family-friendly event to celebrate 2016. Celebrate diversity and the creativity of Austin with visual arts, storytellers, fire dancers and more! Performances start at 4 p.m. on the Lake Stage with Shawn Nelson, and Kalu James at 4:30 p.m. on the Oak Stage. Performances include a motorcycle zoo, the Flying Balalakai Bros with Gypsy folk music, Sky Candy, an aerial drama group, and more!

The event is totally free, so you can achieve your resolution of saving money! The event will close with a fireworks finale at 10 p.m. If you work up an appetite, stop by one of the food trucks for a tasty bite. From hot dogs to lobster rolls, tacos and BBQ, there are plenty of options. Browse through public art displays, like Earth Mother by Yuliya Lanina, KNOT by George Sabra and more. Then come home to Bastrop/S.E. Austin/Colorado River KOA and kick up your boots!

Stay With Us

Bastrop/S.E. Austin/Colorado River KOA is nestled on the Colorado River. Our park is a great spot for fishing and family fun, and is conveniently located off Highway 71. We have full-hookup RV sites and tent camping for groups up to 50. With plenty of amenities, you’ll feel right at home. Call 512-321-7500 or visit our website to book your visit.



Light Up Your Holiday Season in Wichita Falls

Dreaming of a White Christmas, but hating the hassle of snow? We understand. Come out to Wichita Falls for the holidays, and experience the merriment of the season without the brutal weather. Stay at Burkburnett/Wichita Falls KOA!

Screen Shot 2015-12-01 at 10.34.37 PMThe MSU-Burns Fantasy of Lights is open until December 27, 2015, and it’s free! Come out to view this annual light display that will brighten your year. With 34 lighted and animated displays, more than 20,000 dazzling lights around campus, and a community of cheery people, you’re sure to find that winter wonderland you’ve been looking for.

Entertainment includes local school choirs singing your favorite Christmas carols. Celebrate the magic of the season with Fantasy of Lights. They are a non-profit organization that exists because of the support of donations and volunteers. Donations at the event are optional, but much appreciated. If you want to stay fit this season for a good cause, register for the 5k run on December 19!

Then come home to Burkburnett/Wichita Falls KOA and sip a cup of cheer. Take a break this season and escape a hectic schedule. Relaxation and time with loved ones are the best gifts you can give yourself!

Stay Merry With Us

Burkburnett /Wichita Falls KOA is located near the Red River on the north side Burkburnett, Texas, just north of Wichita Falls. We are one mile away from two casinos and have an “out in the country” feel in a historic area. Our big-rig friendly sites are mostly shaded and we also offer tent camping and cabins. Our campsite features a saltwater swimming pool with a waterslide, a playground, horseshoes and tetherball. To reserve your holiday vacation, call 800-562-0842 or visit our website.