September Weather Beckons You to Lake Conroe

lake conroe koaWith fall right around the corner, the temperatures are starting to moderate, which makes it good weather for activities in the fresh air. Campers at Lake Conroe / Houston North KOA can play tennis, volleyball and horseshoes along with outdoor bowling and outdoor basketball. It’s always lovely out on the lake, so either canoeing or catch-and-release fishing would be a great way to relax while enjoying the scenery. The park has something for everyone, including a jumping pillow for the kids.

If you fancy golf, Conroe has two courses from which to choose, the Village Golf Club or Wedgewood Golf Course. Either one would provide you with some good exercise when giving you an opportunity to hone your skills.

Every Friday and Saturday night, the Red Brick Tavern has live music. The entertainment starts at 9 p.m., so you can plan to have a late supper or snack. Try one of the steaks, sandwiches or salads. They are known for upscale comfort food as well as wood-fired pizzas.

To book your next stay at Lake Conroe KOA, visit our website or call (800) 562-9750 or call (936) 582-1200 for more information.

Ultimate Family Game Weekend

farklePlaying games with your family on a camping trip will create great memories that will be long cherished by all. You won’t want to miss the weekend of September 12 through 14 at Lake Conroe / Houston North KOA, which will be devoted to games of all varieties. They will include relay races, sack races and spoons along with candy bar bingo, minute-to-win-it and a farkle championship. Of course, activities like family movies, an ice cream social and a pancake breakfast will be on the agenda as well.

September 13 is Kids’ Day at the Carl Barton, Jr. Park in Conroe. Between the hours of 11 a.m. and 2 p.m., children can have a blast playing in bounce houses, watching balloon artists or having their face painted. Admission is free.

Going into town to see a play always makes for a relaxing evening. On September 12 through 13, the Crighton Theatre will present The Dixie Swim Club, a hilarious comedy about enduring friendships. The show starts at 8 p.m., and admission is $15 to $20.

To reserve your spot at Lake Conroe KOA, visit our website or call (800) 562-9750 or call (936) 582-1200 for more information.

Once Upon a Time

once upon a timeCampers who stay at Lake Conroe / Houston North KOA on September 5 through 7 will enter a world of enchantment as they engage in pursuits that conjure up another time and place. Activities will include Merlin’s magic relay, cross the moat and fairy trivia as well as a balloon sword fight, pixie dust relay and the Three Musketeer’s race. In addition, fairy tale fun awaits in games like kiss the frog and Cinderella slipper search. A highlight of the weekend will be a dress-up contest, where participants can don the attire of lords and ladies from another era.

September 4 is the First Thursday Free Concert at Heritage Square in Conroe. The music is from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m., so bring your blanket or lawn chair and prepare to enjoy a relaxing evening outdoors.

The Owen Theatre will present Guys and Dolls on September 5 through 7. This Tony award-winning play is a romantic musical comedy set in New York City. Tickets range from $15 to $22.

To make your reservations at Lake Conroe KOA, visit our website or call (800) 562-9750 or call (936) 582-1200 for more information.

Labor Day Weekend

labor daySummer is officially ending and it’s time for everyone’s fall activities to gear up. Take a break and get a well-deserved rest at Lake Conroe / Houston North KOA on the weekend of August 29 through September 1 as we celebrate Labor Day. Workers of every kind have contributed to the fabric of America, making it strong and prosperous. Join us as we honor the grand old tradition that recognizes the worth of the nation’s workforce.

The agenda at our park will have something for every taste. Activities will include a hot dog cookout, hayrides and a pancake breakfast as well as crafts, ceramic painting and family movies. You won’t lack for something to do because water balloon fights, a picture scavenger hunt and rocket building are also on the schedule.

When you are looking for a good place to eat in town, drop into 105 Café. This eatery uses fresh local ingredients to make delicious dishes, including omelets and sandwiches. “You have to try this place out,” exclaims a commenter on Trip Advisor about the restaurant. It is open for breakfast and lunch.

To book your next stay at Lake Conroe KOA, visit our website or call (800) 562-9750 or call (936) 582-1200 for more information.

Retro Weekend

retro weekendGet ready to have a real groovy time at Lake Conroe / Houston North KOA on the Retro Weekend of August 22 through 24. You can wear outta sight bell-bottoms and love beads while participating in games that were popular in decades past such as Twister and charades, as well as bobbing for apples and hula hoop. Family activities will also include a dress-up contest and making tie-dyes, along with playing famous pairs and the doughnut game. You won’t want to split this scene because you’ll be having too much fun. It’ll be a gas, man!

Would you like to learn more about Montgomery County history? If so, head over to the Central Library on August 23 to hear local author Larry Foerster discuss the topic. It starts at 10 a.m., and admission is free.

On these hot summer days, what could be more appealing than an ice-cold dish of gelato? Drop into Piccomolo Italian Ice Cream, and treat yourself to one of their wide assortment of flavors.

To book your next stay at Lake Conroe KOA, call (800) 562-9750 or call (936) 582-1200 for more information. Visit our website to make reservations today.

Pirate Invasion

pirate invasionCampers can enter into a fantasy of sailing the high seas at Lake Conroe / Houston North KOA during the Pirate Invasion weekend of August 15 through 17. You can take part in activities that evoke the pirate era such as sink the sailor, which consists of throwing water balloons at the rascals and trying to make their ship go down, and booty hunt, which is an after-dark flashlight hunt. Other activities include a peg-leg race and treasure map as well as pass the cannon ball, a game where losers have to walk the plank. There will be no end to the fun as you play defend the rig and participate in a pirate dress-up contest. To top it off, you can relax at the end of the day by watching a pirate-themed movie.

If you’re in the mood for some music, the Crighton Theater will present a concert featuring Dave and Phil Alvin on the evening of August 16. Admission is $59. To purchase tickets, call the box office at 936-441-7469, ext. 201.

To book your next stay at Lake Conroe KOA, call (800) 562-9750 or call (936) 582-1200 for more information. Visit our website and reserve your spot today.

Water Wars

water warWater fun will continue on August 8 through 10 at Lake Conroe / Houston North KOA, as these activities are a favorite way to cool off during the summer. The weekend-long party will include water balloon fights, sponge bucket relays and drip-drip splash as well as bunker wars, musical beach towels and pool relays. You will enjoy these and other games such as hot potato and kids versus adults water wars. Family movies and ice cream socials are also on the agenda, so the good times will roll throughout your stay.

Romance, heroics and adventure await you at the Crighton Theatre’s musical production of Robin Hood – the Courtship of Allan A’Dale. Robin and his merry men will entertain and delight you in this play that involves disguises, sword play and singing nuns. The show runs August 7 through 9.

A kid-friendly restaurant in town with great food is Willie’s Grill & Icehouse. The burgers are special, but you may also want to try some of the other menu items like the sirloin steak with loaded baked potato.

To book your next stay at Lake Conroe KOA, call (800) 562-9750 or call (936) 582-1200 for more information. Visit our website and make your reservations today