The Circus Comes to San Angelo

Soon campers at San Angelo KOA can experience the wonder and joy of the circus. You won’t want to miss what has aptly been called “The Greatest Show on Earth.”

 

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Whether your favorite acts are the breathtaking acrobatics, hair-raising stunts on the flying trapeze or the charming animal performances, you can see it all on September 7 at the 1st Federal Credit Union Spur Arena. This family-friendly entertainment will delight you as you see what feats can be accomplished with much training. The show starts at 5 p.m.

Family Day Fiesta                                                     

Our fair city lies in the heart of the area of Texas populated by people of Mexican heritage. Join the locals as they celebrate this wonderful ethnicity at Family Day Fiesta, which will be held at the San Angelo Museum of Fine Arts on September 12. You’ll be able to listen to a mariachi band and watch a traditional ballet folklorica, as well as create art projects of piñatas and castanets. Perhaps best of all, you’ll have the opportunity to make and eat homemade tortillas. The festivity is in honor of Mexico’s independence. Hours are from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Stay With Us

A stay at the great city of San Angelo has much to offer. Aside from the events and attractions, you can fish at Lake Nasworthy or golf at one of three public courses. To make reservations, call 800-562-7519; and to get information, call 325-949-3242 or email sanangelokoa@suddenlinkmail.com. Visit our website to book your spot. Our address is 6699 Knickerbocker Road. Come see what West Texas hospitality is all about.

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Baseball Season is in Full Swing

Batter up! If you’ve been dreaming about hot dogs, home runs, and fun under the sun since baseball season ended, you may be overdue for some MLB. Come out and watch the Texas Rangers score some runs, and kick back at Dallas/Arlington KOA.globe life.png

The Texas Rangers play home games at Globe Life Park, conveniently located off the highway and surrounded by family-friendly entertainment. Promotional nights make the baseball experience even more fun with free or discounted swag and food, so come out for your special deal. May 1 is Blue Bell Ice Cream Night, and kids 13 and under can enjoy ice cream for just $1. The whole family will love dollar hot dog night on May 11. Then celebrate the Rangers’ many accomplishments with a post-game fireworks show on May 13.

Your pups are welcome, too, on Bark at the Park night on May 14. Bring your dogs dressed in Rangers attire for a fun doggy day out! This event is followed by a post-game concert by Cody Johnson. For a full list of promotional events, check out the calendar.

Kick back at Dallas/Arlington KOA and enjoy close access to Globe Life Park, Six Flags Over Texas, fine dining and plenty of entertainment. Call us today to reserve you vacation!

Stay With Us

Dallas/Arlington KOA is located just a few minutes from Six Flags Over Texas in Arlington, with easy access to other entertainment such as the Dallas Cowboys stadium, Hurricane Harbor and the Globe Life Rangers Ballpark. Bring your RV to one of our 100-foot pull-through sites or enjoy a comfortable stay in one of our deluxe cabins. Call 800-562-3707 or visit our website to reserve your vacation.

 

Spend Spring on the Beach in South Padre Island

Can you hear the waves calling your name? Spring is here, which means beach season is too. Head over to the Texas Gulf Coast for your camping getaway, and stay at South Padre Island KOA.

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South Padre Island attracts tourists of all ages with beautiful sparkling water and sandy beaches. The eclectic mix of bars and restaurants makes kicking back a breeze. A main draw to the island is the beachside live concerts at venues like Clayton’s Beach Bar, where you can grab refreshing drinks and tasty seafood.

Sea turtle nesting season starts on April 1 and extends until August. Organizations like Sea Turtle Inc. make it their mission to rescue and rehabilitate injured sea turtles. While these creatures are fascinating to watch, please let them know if you find a sea turtle on the beach, so they can be helped and released.

The Sand Crab Night Time Run takes place on April 30 at Clayton’s Beach Bar and Grill. Whether you’re a mall-walker or a marathon runner, you’re welcome to come out for the 5K and 10K races. The course travels along the beach, so the view is sure to be breathtaking. Visit the event’s website for more information.

Be sure to apply plenty of sunscreen and stay hydrated! Call us today to book your spring and summer beach vacation.

Stay With Us

Celebrate spring and summer at South Padre KOA! Our park is full of palm trees and is located near some of the best beaches in Texas. We offer RV sites, furnished deluxe cabins and condos. Relax as the waters of the Gulf of Mexico and Laguna Madre Bay surround you. Call 800-562-9724 or visit our website to reserve your stay.

 

Rev Your Engines for Car Walk in Abilene

If you’re an art lover and a car enthusiast, you don’t want to miss the next Art Walk event Abilene has in store for you. Start your break a little bit early and head out to the friendly frontier, where you can relax and unwind for the new season. Stay at Abilene KOA to save on spring break lodging, so you can spend more on having fun!

car.pngThe next Abilene Art Walk is taking place Thursday, March 10, 2016 at the Center for Contemporary Arts, and this month’s theme is Car Walk! Come out to browse through a variety of makes and models of classic cars. You’ll find the vehicles displayed on Cypress Street — everything from vintage to muscle, hot rod and polished designs. Speak directly with car owners and vote for your favorite by making a donation. All donations will benefit The Center for Contemporary Art’s programs, which offer education and enrichment to the community.

Celebrate local artistic talent every month at Art Walk, which is never the same event twice. Learn about artists’ work through exhibits and tours. Join the discussion and find inspiration to finish your next work of art! Entertainment varies at every event and features, dance, theater or a live concert. From relaxing jazz to two-stepping country, there’s something for everyone. If you work up an appetite, head over to one of the scrumptious local restaurants in Downtown Abilene, who will also be participating in the event. Admission to Art Walk is free.

Then kick up your boots at Abilene KOA, where you can find peace and quiet away from the hustle and bustle of a busy life!

Celebrate Spring with Us

Spend Spring Break at 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, and games like basketball, horseshoes and pool. Call 800-562-3651 or visit our website to reserve your spring vacation. Be sure to stop by our Facebook page!

Thaw Out With Exciting Events this Spring

Chase away those winter blues and stop shoveling snow! Spring will arrive early in Austin and Leander, so it’s a great time to plan your Spring Break getaway. Northwest Austin is the perfect place to spend quality time with friends and family, and fill your schedule with fun. Stay at Leander/N.W. Austin KOA as an affordable alternative to a hotel.

 

South by Southwest is just around the corner, and Austinites and Texans from all over the state are gearing up for one of the biggest concert and film series of the year. SXSW takes place March 11 – 20, 2016 and features a schedule jam-packed with live music and film events. Enjoy excited crowds as you cheer for your favorite bands, sip on local craft brews and munch on delicious food truck treats. The festival’s lineup also includes comedy skits. SXSW is the must-attend cultural experience of the year.

The Pirelli World Challenge is an auto racing series that will be held at the Circuit of the Americas in Austin, March 3 – 6. If you have a need for speed, you don’t want to miss this adrenaline-pumping championship. Cheer on your favorite drivers and catch all of the action, just a short drive from our park.

cabin.jpegWe’re also located near the Cedar Park Center, where you can catch live performances by artists like Hillsong United, Ellie Goulding and Bryan Adams. The Center also hosts basketball games, Disney on Ice and many family-friendly events.

Enjoy close access to the big city, then head back to Leander/N.W. Austin KOA. Toast some s’mores and enjoy the quiet country setting. Call us today to book your reservation!

Stay With Us

Leander/N.W. 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, cozy camping cabins, Deluxe Cabins with bathrooms and tent sites. Visit our website or call 512-259-7200 to book your stay.

 

Enjoy Fine Art in Downtown San Angelo

The holidays are over, which means you’re probably exhausted! We don’t blame you. How about a little rest and relaxation this season? Shake off those winter blues and head out to San Angelo KOA this month.

Screen Shot 2016-01-12 at 8.18.19 PM.pngJoin a vibrant community in Downtown San Angelo every third Thursday of the month for the Art Walk. The next event takes place January 21, 2016 from 5 – 9 p.m., and you really don’t want to miss it! Browse through the San Angelo Museum of Fine Arts and view current exhibits, then stop by one of the local galleries for a breathtaking West Texas collection. Enjoy the creative energy and scenery of Downtown San Angelo as you stroll from boutique to gallery and shop to your heart’s content.

If you work up an appetite, stop by a local eatery like Fuentes Café Downtown or Stango’s Coffee Shop. Enjoy a free trolley service to hop from venues easily, and fill your evening with fun.

Resolve to spend time with loved ones, and go on an adventure! Call us today to book your winter vacation, and start off the new year with rest and relaxation.

Relax With Us

Celebrate the exciting things to come in 2016 at San Angelo KOA. Our park is set in a historic spot between the Texas Hill Country and the rolling plains. We offer large, pull-thru RV sites with full hookups, camping cabins and deluxe cabins with bathrooms. Reserve your winter vacation by calling (800) 562-7519, or visit our website for more information.

 

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.