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Oceanfront Ice Park Opens Soon

November 16, 2014

Winter is nearly here, so it’s time to lace up your ice skates! Skate on over to Virginia Beach KOA for some family friendly winter fun.

TScreen shot 2014-11-13 at 8.37.47 PMhe Oceanfront Ice Park at Rudee Loop will be open from Nov. 26, 2014 – Feb. 1, 2015. The premier outdoor skating rink is coming right over to Virginia Beach in conjunction with McDonald’s Holiday Lights at the Beach. The Ice Park complex will be set up at the entrance to the Boardwalk, where thousands of Christmas lights will set you in a cheery mood. Oceanfront Ice Park will boast an impressive 7,200 square-foot ice skating surface, so grab your favorite people and show us your tricks!

Whether you’re doing triple axles or just trying to stay standing, you’ll have a ton of fun with events, activities, and a holiday-themed carnival area for the kids. Admission is just $12 for individuals and $45 for families up to five people, which includes rental skates and unlimited skating for the evening. Skating is open to ages four and up.

Plan your winter vacation now, and come have some fun on the ice.

Stay With Us

November and December are great times to camp at Virginia KOA! Enjoy great weather, nearby attractions, exciting events across town and low off-season rates. Book your deluxe cabin or campsite online, or call 800-562-4150 for more information.

 

Light Up Your Holidays in Virginia Beach

November 7, 2014

Looking for a family friendly activity to kick off the Christmas season? Come out to Virginia Beach for a holiday vacation, and check out McDonald’s Holiday Lights at the Beach.

LightsFrom Nov. 11 – Jan. 3 you can catch McDonald’s Holiday Lights on the Beach at the boardwalk between 2nd and 34th streets. Your holiday light journey will take you into holiday, nautical and adventure lands along the Virginia Beach boardwalk. Dolphins, porpoises and fish will jump around, all displayed in brilliant multicolored lights, as well as Santa and his elves. Check out an extra-large, extra-cheery Christmas tree, standing at 40 feet tall.

This “Fanta-Sea” display is sure to impress holiday travelers in Virginia Beach. New displays are added each year, so the show is never the same twice. Drivers can tune in their radios to a special frequency to hear holiday music as they travel through the light displays. Cars cost $15 each, and limos, busses and motor coaches cost $25 each.

Stay Jolly at Virginia Beach KOA

Celebrate the Christmas season with a relaxing getaway at Virginia Beach KOA. Between great weather, nearby attractions, exciting events across town, and low off-season rates, November and December are great times to camp at Virginia Beach KOA! Book your deluxe cabin or campsite online, or call 800-562-4150 for more information.

See Santa at the Craft Bazaar

October 28, 2014

Get a jump-start on your holiday shopping this year in Virginia Beach. Stay at Virginia Beach KOA and take the vacation you deserve.

Screen Shot 2014-10-28 at 9.10.22 AMCheck out the Santa’s Stocking Old Fashioned Craft Bazaar at the Kempsville Recreation Center on Nov. 1 and 15 from 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. and Nov 2 and 16 from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. The Craft Bazaar features over 100 different vendors selling everything from stocking stuffers to works of art. All items are unique and handmade.

Thirsty Frog Funtastic Foods and Keep It Poppin’ will provide food and concessions, which will be available for purchase. From 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. children ages 3-6 can participate in free crafts and games while parents shop for an hour.

Santa will make his appearance from 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. on Saturdays and 1 – 4 p.m. on Sundays. Visits are FREE and professional photo packages are available for purchase.

Get in the holiday spirit with Virginia Beach this November!

Stay Cheery at Virginia Beach KOA

Kick off November with a relaxing getaway at Virginia Beach KOA. Between great weather, nearby attractions, exciting events across town, and low off-season rates, November is a great time to camp at Virginia Beach KOA! Book your deluxe cabin or campsite online, or call 800-562-4150 for more information.

Have a Wicked Good Run

October 20, 2014

Tie up your laces and don your scariest, most creative costumes. Halloween season in Virginia Beach is the perfect time to camp! Enjoy cooler temperatures and great scenery at Virginia Beach KOA.

Virginia Beach - Wicked 10kThe Wicked 10k will take place this Saturday, October 25, 2014. The 10k course is fast and flat takes you along the Virginia Beach Oceanfront. It includes a zombie zone and live “Thriller” dancers. Runners will travel down 19th Street and up Atlantic Avenue, then down the Boardwalk and end up back at the Virginia Beach Convention Center. Run for fun as you dress up for the Halloween season and come up with the most creative costumes.

The race also features the Old Point National Bank Monster Mile course, which is a 1-mile race open to all ages. It begins on 19th Street in front of the Virginia Beach Convention Center, travels east for half a mile, then returns.

The costume contest judging will take place before and after the races. In order to qualify for spooky-good prizes, you must wear your costume during the race. To register, visit the event website.

Race Over to Virginia Beach KOA

Enjoy your October with a relaxing getaway at Virginia Beach KOA. Between gorgeous weather, exciting events at the beach every weekend, and lower off-season rates, October is a beautiful time to camp at Virginia Beach KOA! Book your deluxe cabin or campsite online, or call 800-562-4150 for more information.

Have a Scary Good Time in Virginia Beach

October 14, 2014

Virginia Beach is the place to be this October. With spooktacular events to keep your family entertained, it’s the perfect place to camp for the weekend, or the week! Stay at Virginia Beach KOA and have close access to the season’s scariest events.

Virginia Beach - HalloweenCome out to the Fountain Plaza in Virginia Beach for the Town Center Halloween Town and Treat on October 25, 2014 from noon to 4 p.m. A creepy, ghoulish assortment of characters will turn the Fountain Plaza area into a fun, scary place to be this Halloween season.

The event is FREE and offers fun for the entire family. Your kiddos can Trick-or-Treat in the Town Center, and your family can enjoy arts and crafts activities, a piano recital, a “Thriller” dance party, and more. Dawn your scariest costumes for fall fun!

A little closer to KOA is the Haunted Hunt Club Farm, located less than 5 miles from the campground. At this annual event, you’ll find all kinds of scary activities, including a haunted hayride, Field of Screams and Village of the Dead. For more information, check out the website.

Stay at Virginia Beach KOA

Enjoy your October with a relaxing getaway at Virginia Beach KOA. Between gorgeous weather, exciting events at the beach every weekend, and lower off-season rates, October is a beautiful time to camp at Virginia Beach KOA! Book your deluxe cabin or campsite online, or call 800-562-4150 for more information.

Fall Family Festival at Virginia Beach KOA

October 3, 2014

Fall is the air, which means cooler temperatures and beautiful scenery at Virginia Beach. It’s the perfect time for a family camping trip!

VA- PumpkinJoin us Oct. 17 – 18 for the 3rd Annual Fall Family Festival right here at Virginia Beach KOA.  This weekend will be packed with family fun. Jump on the hay wagon and take a ride to pick a pumpkin.  We’ll also have face painting, family games with some friendly competition, delicious fall treats, and a toasty bonfire to roast marshmallows. Don’t forget your flashlight – we’ll be having a flashlight candy hunt and a game of tag after dark!

The best part? It’s a BOGO (Buy One, Get One) weekend!  If you stay at Virginia Beach KOA from Oct. 17 – 19 and pay for one night, you’ll get the second one FREE! This offer is good on campsites and cabin rentals, so pick your favorite camping style for your fun, fall getaway. The offer can’t be combined with any other discounts or the KOA Value Card.

Call today to reserve your fall getaway! VA-pumpkin2

Fall in Love With Virginia Beach KOA

Start your October with a relaxing getaway at Virginia Beach KOA. Between gorgeous weather, exciting events at the beach every weekend, and lower off-season rates, October is a beautiful time to camp at Virginia Beach KOA! Book your deluxe cabin or campsite online, or call 800-562-4150 for more information.

Family Fun Parades Onto Virginia Beach

September 24, 2014

Parade on over to Virginia Beach KOA for the event of the month, and stay at Virginia Beach KOA for a fun, September getaway.

Virginia Beach KOA – paradeThe Neptune Festival Grand Parade takes place on Sep. 27, 2014 from 11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m. on the oceanfront between 16th and 32nd Streets. Come see colorful floats in all shapes and sizes, balloons bigger than you can imagine, and the best marching bands around. Grab the best spot on the block, as the streets will be lined with people.

Let the music keep you entertained as you wait for the parade to begin. If you come early enough, you can even get front row seating! Many floats will have beads and other toss-away items to throw out to the crowd. This event is FREE and fun for the whole family.

Celebrate at Virginia Beach KOA

Ring in the fall season with a relaxing campout at Virginia Beach KOA. Between gorgeous weather, exciting events at the beach every weekend, and lower off-season rates, September and October are beautiful times to camp at Virginia Beach KOA! Book your deluxe cabin or campsite online, or call 800-562-4150 for more information.

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