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Let Local Bands Cheer For You On the Running Course

August 28, 2015

Tie up your laces! It’s time again for the Rock ‘n’ Roll Half Marathon and 5k. This celebrated race occurs every year on Labor Day weekend in Virginia Beach and attracts runners from all over the country. Relax and rest up at Virginia Beach KOA, then hit the race on Sunday, September 5. Before and after, be sure to head to the beautiful Virginia Beach Oceanfront for the American Music Festival, featuring headliners like the Steve Miller Band, Rebelution, The Wailers, Sheryl Crow and Phil Vassar.

Screen Shot 2015-08-27 at 3.40.57 PMThe Humana Rock ‘n’ Roll Virginia Beach Half Marathon and 5k is great for runners and walkers of all levels. Whether you take a few laps around the block, or you’ve been training for months, now is the time to show off your skills and accomplish something great. The two-day Health and Fitness Expo prior to the races is free and open to the public. Come out and learn about health technology, fitness apparel, health and nutrition. If you’re looking to get fit for fall, this is the place for you!

Then compete in the Mile in the Sand, the 5k or the half marathon. The half marathon course is flat and perfect for all abilities. You’ll get to run past the beautiful Virginia Beach Boardwalk and ocean! The Rock ‘n’ Roll race series is unique because it features live local bands on the courses to cheer you on! To see the full schedule, and to register, visit the event’s website.

Afterward, there’s no better place to rest your legs than Virginia Beach KOA. Stay with us through Labor Day weekend and take the vacation you deserve!

Race Over to Virginia Beach KOA

Spend Labor Day weekend at Virginia Beach KOA. With great weather, nearby attractions and exciting events across town, Virginia Beach KOA is the perfect vacation destination. Book your deluxe cabin or campsite online, or call 800-562-4150 for more information.

Shop For Unique Items and Support a Great Cause

August 19, 2015

Your kiddos might be going back to school this week, or perhaps you’re gearing up for a busy season at work. Whatever the reason, you can beat the 9 – 5 blues with an exciting vacation to Virginia Beach KOA. With live music, delicious local eateries, a beautiful beach, wonderful weather and a host of activities, Virginia Beach is an exciting destination all year round.

town fairThe Town Fair at Town Center is taking place August 21 at Town Center Fountain Plaza in Virginia Beach. Come out and browse through handmade items from vendors, including art, jewelry, fair-trade merchandise and goods. This month’s Town Fair also supports a great cause — sending kids back to school with all the supplies they need. The school supplies drive will be available at the event, so you can drop off donations. You’ll have a blast coming out to enjoy shopping, dining, outdoor entertainment and more!

Town Center is an outdoor shopping mall with delicious restaurants. From pizza kitchens, to grills and breweries, you’ll find something to suit every palate. Shopping includes home décor, furnishings, gifts, accessories and more. The Town Fair takes place every month, offering handmade items you can’t find anywhere else. So round up the kiddos, or your group of friends, and shop till you drop! Then come home to Virginia Beach KOA and kick up your feet.

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Fall in love with Virginia Beach KOA. With great weather, nearby attractions and exciting events across town, Virginia Beach KOA is the perfect vacation destination. Book your deluxe cabin or campsite online, or call 800-562-4150 for more information.

Cirque de Soleil Performs in Virginia Beach

August 7, 2015

August is here, which means it’s time to take that summer vacation if you haven’t already! And if you have, we won’t tell if you go on vacation again — you deserve it. Virginia Beach KOA is a great alternative to staying in a hotel, so you can spend money on making memories!

Photo property of Cirque de Soleil.

Photo property of Cirque de Soleil.

Come see Cirque to Soleil in Virginia Beach for the first time ever! KOOZA will be playing at the Virginia Beach convention Center until August 16, so hurry out before it’s over! Show times are Tuesday through Friday at 8 p.m., Saturdays at 4:30 and 8 p.m. and Sundays at 1:30 and 5 p.m.

KOOZA is an adrenaline rush of incredible acrobatics that will keep you on the edge of your seat. Set in a zany kingdom, the vibrant costumes and heartfelt story will draw you into a world of wonder. The story follows a loner who searches for his place in the world. It incorporates the art of clowning and slapstick humor. With comedic characters and all the aesthetic delight of Cirque de Soleil, KOOZA is a can’t-miss performance. For tickets and information, visit the website.

Then come back to Virginia Beach KOA and soak up the sun. Our campground is only two miles from the Virginia Beach Oceanfront, where you’ll be able to easily visit the Boardwalk and delicious restaurants.

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Go on adventure in Virginia Beach KOA. With great weather, nearby attractions and exciting events across town, Virginia Beach KOA is the perfect vacation destination. Book your deluxe cabin or campsite online, or call 800-562-4150 for more information.

Light Up Summer Nights with a Laser Light Show

July 30, 2015

It’s almost time to go back to school, or maybe you’re starting a busy season at work. Either way, we know you could use a fun-filled vacation. Stay at Virginia Beach KOA and soak up the sun this August.

laserThe C3 Laser and Light Show is taking place at the Virginia Beach Oceanfront August 8, 2015 from 9 – 10:45 p.m. This unique experience will light up your summer with a festival light and video production. There will be lasers, pyrotechnics, cylindrical projection screens and a soundtrack that will pulse the beat throughout the beach.

This thrilling presentation is titled “Rockin’ Adventure at Virginia Beach” and pulls inspiration from classic rock, pop hits and, of course, the ocean. The finale will leave you breathless. So, if you’re looking for something new and exciting to do with the family, this event is for you!

Come back “home” to Virginia Beach KOA where you can stay as long as you’d like in a cozy Camping Cabin or a comfortable Deluxe Cabin. You’ll have close access to the beach, the Virginia Beach Boardwalk, local eateries and exciting events. Call us today to book your stay, and we’ll save you a spot!

Stay With Us

Have a blast and celebrate summer at Virginia Beach KOA. With great weather, nearby attractions and exciting events across town, Virginia Beach KOA is the perfect vacation destination. Book your deluxe cabin or campsite online, or call 800-562-4150 for more information.

Solve A Harry Potter Mystery on the Beach

July 14, 2015

Are you ready for another adventure? If you’re just getting summer started, come out to Virginia Beach and soak up the sun! Stay at Virginia Beach KOA and enjoy easy access to the beach, local attractions and events.

Movies on the BeachThere’s always something fun happening around Virginia Beach, and this month is no exception. Come out for the newest installment of Virginia Aquarium’s Family Great Adventure Series, an interactive family adventure. If you’ve never been, you simply have to come out and try this event. And if you have been, you’ll know why you need to come back!

The next Adventure Series event will take place on July 23, 2015 at 6 p.m. This night’s theme is going to be Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets, so gather up your little witches and wizards and fly out to the beach on 27th Street to Battle the Basilisk.

You’ll get to come up with your own team name, just like they name the houses in the film. Your family will solve the mystery of the basilisk that has frozen some people in your house. If you find the sword of Gryffindor, you can bring them back to life! But hurry before you run out of time!

After your heroic feat, you can enjoy a live beachside screening of Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets. Dress up as your favorite characters, and you could win a trophy! Come home to Virginia Beach KOA when you’re done defeating evil.

More Movies with Virginia Aquarium

Can’t get enough of the big screen? Come out to Virginia Aquarium for Big Screen Saturdays and unwind with your favorite movies in the National Geographic 3D Movie Theater. Order tickets online, or call (757) 385-FISH for more information.

Stay With Us

Spend quality time with friends and family at Virginia Beach KOA. With great weather, nearby attractions and exciting events across town, Virginia Beach KOA is the perfect vacation destination. Book your deluxe cabin or campsite online, or call 800-562-4150 for more information.

 

 

Fish, Eat and Be Merry!

July 7, 2015

Happy Fourth of July from Virginia Beach KOA! We hope you had a blast! But in case you’re ready for some more summer fun, come out to Virginia Beach and explore the sea on exciting fishing trips and water excursions. Relax at Virginia Beach KOA this summer!

foodExplore Virginia Beach’s beautiful water like never before. Dockside Fishing Center offers half-day fishing trips, bay cruises and dolphin excursions from spring to December. These excursions are family-friendly and you’ll have a blast fishing and teaching your loved ones a few tricks. From first-time fishers to experienced pros, these excursions are open to everyone.

Prices include bait and tackle, so you don’t have to worry about the details. Experienced deckhands will be there to help and entertain you, so you’re sure to have a great time. Then come back to the Dockside restaurant and grab a delicious bite to eat. This family-friendly restaurant serves shrimp, oysters and fresh catch specials. You’ll only find fresh food on your plate, which means it’s going to be delicious. To see their full menu, stop by the website.

Rest your legs at Virginia Beach KOA and enjoy spectacular sunsets. Call now to reserve your summer vacation. We’ll see you soon!

Relax With Us

Spend summer vacation at Virginia Beach KOA. With great weather, nearby attractions and exciting events across town, Virginia Beach KOA is the perfect vacation destination. Book your deluxe cabin or campsite online, or call 800-562-4150 for more information.

 

Spectacular Fireworks on Virginia Beach

June 26, 2015

There’s no better way to celebrate the official start of summer than a spectacular fireworks show and discount tickets to the American Music Festival. Stay at Virginia Beach KOA for the Fourth of July weekend, and plan your trip to come back in September!

fourth of julyBeachside Fireworks

The Stars and Stripes Explosion is blasting off on July 4 at the Virginia Beach Boardwalk. Enjoy multiple live performances, including tribute bands to Bruce Springsteen and Journey. Symphonicity will perform movie themes and patriotic songs on the 20th St. stage. The night will end with a spectacular fireworks show right over the water. Grab a seat on a blanket or lawn chair and enjoy the best view around.

Discount Festival Tickets

The American Music Festival is one of the biggest events of the year. On September 4 – 6 a diverse group of talent will perform music spanning across genres on the 5th St. Main Stage. You can look forward to names like Steve Miller Band, The Wailers and Sheryl Crow. Purchase your three-day pass for half-price until July 4, 2015. The Star-Spangled Special offers preferred viewing three-day passes for just $60, individual show tickets for just $30 and individual show VIP passes for $90. Don’t miss these awesome discounts! Visit the website to purchase.

Celebrate With Us

Wish America a happy birthday at Virginia Beach KOA. With great weather, nearby attractions and exciting events across town, Virginia Beach KOA is the perfect summer destination. Book your deluxe cabin or campsite online, or call 800-562-4150 for more information.

 

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