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Neptune Festival Returns to VA Beach

August 1, 2016

It’s August, which means it’s time again for your favorite festival. Come out to Virginia Beach for the Neptune Festival, and kick back at Virginia Beach KOA. Save on lodging, so you can have more fun!

neptune.pngThe annual Neptune Festival includes several exciting events, which start this month with the Symphony by the Sea series. Come out to Neptune’s Park on August 11 at 7:30 p.m. to hear Symphonicity. You can also catch them on August 25. Virginia Symphony Orchestra will take the stage on August 18 and September 8.

Neptune’s Coastal Craft Beer Festival takes place on August 27 from 1 to 6 p.m. at Neptune’s Park. Sip happily on local beers and cask ales. Choose from over 50 beers from 23 breweries, and sample to your heart’s content! Stop by the food trucks if you work up an appetite, and dance to live music. Tickets are just $30 until August 25, and admission includes a commemorative glass and tastings all day for adults over 21. For more information, visit the event’s website.

Call us today to book your stay for the annual Neptune Festival. You won’t want to miss it!

Stay With Us

Explore the sights, sounds and tastes of Virginia Beach this summer, and stay at Virginia Beach KOA. With plenty of space, nearby attractions and exciting events, our park is the perfect vacation destination. Book your deluxe cabin or campsite at our website, or call 800-562-4150 for more information.

 

 

Family-Friendly Entertainment Continues on the Beach

July 21, 2016

Summer is certainly here, which means you’re probably feeling the heat. Whether you’re longing for a summer tan or sketching out blueprints for an epic sandcastle, you can do and see it all this season in Virginia Beach. Add “vacation” to your family to-do list and check out events right on the beach!

BeachsideMovie.pngThe Family Great Adventure series is a favorite among locals and visitors alike. The interactive evening provides family-friendly entertainment at your favorite price — free! Come out to the beach at 26th Street on August 4 at 6 p.m. for the Superhero Superstars adventure. Meet up at 6 p.m. and assign every member of the family a super-cool superhero skill. Then compete in games to see who is the fastest, most courageous, and cleverest! Settle in for a screening of Big Hero 6 at 8:30 p.m., right on the beach.

Come back on August 18 for the Good Dinosaur adventure. This scavenger hunt will require you to think through clever clues to unlock a mystery. Bring the good dinosaur back to your group of paleontologists! The Good Dinosaur will screen at 8:30 p.m., so cuddle up and enjoy a beachside flick.

There is plenty to do and see across town, so book your summer vacation with Virginia Beach KOA today. See you soon! 

Relax at Virginia Beach KOA

Enjoy live music and entertainment all summer long in Virginia Beach! With plenty of space, nearby attractions and exciting events, Virginia Beach KOA is the perfect vacation destination. Book your deluxe cabin or campsite at our website, or call 800-562-4150 for more information.

 

Cheer On These Unusual Race Contestants

July 13, 2016

Virginia Beach is home to weekly oceanfront events, from traditional to a bit wacky! Explore the fun and wild side of our beautiful town as you kick back at Virginia Beach KOA this summer.

hermitcrab.pngThe Mid-Atlantic Hermit Crab Challenge takes place on July 23 on the beach at 30th Street. This family-friendly event features hermit crab races — yes, you read that correctly — on specially designed tracks. “Crabtestants” compete for the crown to cross their claws over the finish line. And it gets even better with the Miss Curvaceous Crustacean Beauty Pageant. Hermit crab owners show their creativity with beautifully decorated habitats. Cheer on your favorites, and their owners, too!

From Most Athletic Crab to Friendliest Crab, these critters can earn a host of trophies. You’ll get to see over 200 hermit crabs decked out for the occasion. The event is free to attend, and it’s a one-of-a-kind occasion to mark on your summer calendar.

Then race over to Virginia Beach KOA to kick up your boots. Stay with us for the weekend or stay all summer long. We’ll see you soon!

Celebrate Summer With Us

Cool off this season, right on the waterfront. With plenty of space, nearby attractions and exciting events, Virginia Beach KOA is the perfect vacation destination. Book your deluxe cabin or campsite at our website, or call 800-562-4150 for more information.

 

 

Fireworks Are Here All Summer Long

July 10, 2016

Can’t get enough red, white and pop? Fireworks are one of the best parts of summer, and in Virginia Beach, we have them all summer long. Come out to Virginia Beach KOA and enjoy oceanfront events all season.

beackside.pngWeekly fireworks displays launch from an offshore barge, so you can see them anywhere from the Virginia Beach Boardwalk. Fireworks start at 10 p.m., and weekly display dates include: July 20, July 27, July 31, Aug. 7, Aug. 10, Aug. 17, Aug. 21, Sep. 4 and Sep. 8.

There’s plenty to do beforehand on the Boardwalk. Come out and say “hi” to King Neptune — our 24-foot bronze statue that serves as the gateway to Neptune Festival Park. Take a silly photo and be king or queen of the sea! Dining includes a range of cuisine, from fresh seafood to Italian, Thai, Hawaiian, Korean and more.

You can even use your smartphone for the interactive Discove-QR Boardwalk Walking Tour. This self-paced tour stretches across the three-mile Boardwalk. Use your QR barcode reader to interact with local attractions. Just scan and receive a video to offer some local expertise on each unique spot.

Call us today to book your summer getaway!

Stay With Us

Enjoy family-friendly fun and stay cool in Virginia Beach this summer. With plenty of space, nearby attractions and exciting events, Virginia Beach KOA is the perfect vacation destination. Book your deluxe cabin or campsite at our website, or call 800-562-4150 for more information.

 

 

Dance Over to VA Beach for Latin Fest

June 18, 2016

Summer is finally here, and it’s time to celebrate! Head out to Virginia Beach this month for the vacation you’ve needed all year. Stay at Virginia Beach KOA and enjoy exciting events all across town.

performHardee’s Latin Fest is back again, taking place June 24 – 25 on the beach at 24th Street. Local residents and tourists alike gather to celebrate Latin culture with delicious food, family-friendly activities, and Latin music that will get you moving.

This year’s performer lineup is incredible! On June 24 at the main stage, you can catch Los Rabanes, Diana Reyes and more. The party continues on Saturday, June 25 at the Marketplace, with Painalli and Caique Vidal. Then head to the Main Stage for Mirella Cesa, Plena Libra, and more. You won’t be able to stay still, so come show off your dance moves!music

Visit food vendors for authentic and delicious Latin cuisine, craft beer, and sweet treats. Cultural activities will also take place in 24th Street Park. Tickets for this event are just $7 plus fees, when purchased ahead of time through Ticketmaster. You can also grab a ticket for just $10 at the event.

Kick off Summer With Us

Explore Virginia Beach and have a blast this summer! With plenty of space, nearby attractions and exciting events, Virginia Beach KOA is the perfect vacation destination. Book your deluxe cabin or campsite at our website, or call 800-562-4150 for more information.

 

Experience a Family Adventure on the Beach

May 31, 2016

Ready for a great adventure? Explore Virginia Beach this summer and relax all season long. Whether you come for the weekend or stay for the season, you can finally take the vacation you deserve at Virginia Beach KOA.

Oceanfront.pngThe Family Great Adventure Series continues right on the beach at 26th Street on June 23, 2016. This month’s theme is Go for the Gold! The event starts at 6 p.m., so have a blast as you and your team of archeologists dig up clues to find the Lost City of Gold. You may feel just like Indiana Jones as you scout the maps, interpret information, and dig up treasure.

As if that’s not enough adventure, National Treasure: Book of Secrets will also play at 8:30 p.m. This family-friendly movie features a treasure hunter seeking the missing page from the diary of John Wilkes Booth, which just so happens to contain clues regarding the Lost City of Gold. The interactive experience and movie screening are FREE and sure to delight the whole family. Just pack up your favorite lawn chairs, some bug spray and a sense of adventure!

Call Virginia Beach KOA to book your summer vacation as an affordable alternative to lodging in a hotel. Our serene campground offers close access to Virginia Beach’s best summer events and attractions. We’ll see you soon!

Explore With Us

Explore Virginia Beach and have a blast this summer! With plenty of space, nearby attractions and exciting events, Virginia Beach KOA is the perfect vacation destination. Book your deluxe cabin or campsite at our website, or call 800-562-4150 for more information.

 

Enjoy a Patriotic Weekend to Kick Off Summer

May 27, 2016

Memorial Day is less than a week away, which means our heroes may be on your mind, as well as summer vacation. Salute American warriors and relax on a vacation to Virginia Beach. Stay at Virginia Beach KOA next weekend and kick off summer!

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Big & Rich

If you’re looking to beat the Memorial Day crowd, come out June 3 – 5 for the Patriotic Festival at the 5th Street Stage. Celebrate our great nation at this event right by the water. Enjoy three nights of musical performances, featuring Chris Young, Bobby Bones and the Raging Idiots, Big & Rich and more. You won’t be able to contain your excitement — or your dance moves!

Concert gates open at 5 p.m. each night, and the beats kick off at 7 p.m. Admission is completely free, so bring a lawn chair, a blanket and a sense of adventure. Outside food and drinks are not allowed, but will be available for purchase.

This tribute honors our military with an expo between 15th Street and 20th Street on the Boardwalk. Patriotic displays will showcase veterans, fallen warriors, and military memorabilia. Don’t miss this incredible event. Call us today to book your vacation!

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Salute our heroes and start summer with us. With plenty of space, nearby attractions and exciting events, Virginia Beach KOA is the perfect vacation destination. Book your deluxe cabin or campsite at our website, or call 800-562-4150 for more information.

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