Independence Day Celebration

fourth of JulyLake Conroe / Houston North KOA will have a big bash in honor of our nation’s birthday on the weekend of July 4 through 6. It will involve a patriotic parade of decorated bikes and golf carts as well as a cookout and watermelon seed-spitting contest. In addition, we will offer an array of family-friendly activities such as movies and ice cream socials along with crafts and games. Spending stress-free time outdoors is the perfect way to enjoy the holiday to the fullest.

No Fourth of July celebration would be complete without an awesome fireworks display. Head over to the lake at 9:15 p.m. on Friday to watch dazzling bursts of color explode into the night sky. The sparkles will be reflected in the water, which will enhance the beauty of the show.

On July 3 from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m., the Heritage Place will be the scene of the First Thursday Free Concert Series. Bring your chairs and blankets to relax and watch the performance of Uncle Lucias/Milkdrive.

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.

Wild West Weekend 2014

wild west weekendGet out your cowboy hat and boots, and join us at Lake Conroe / Houston North KOA on July 27 through 29 as we celebrate the Wild West. The flurry of fun activities planned include a roping contest, bandana tie-dye and western crafts as well as a cowboy candy roundup and a high-noon shootout water gun fight. Now is your chance to step into this colorful era that TV shows like Gunsmoke and Bonanza vividly brought to life. Every member of the family will have a great time pretending to be Matt Dillon, Miss Kitty or Little Joe for the weekend.

Since Independence Day is upon us, the Conroe Symphony will present a patriotic concert on June 28. Your heart will swell with pride as you hear traditional songs and marches that remind us all of the greatness of our land. An additional highlight of the evening will be an actor portraying Abe Lincoln. The show will be held at Conroe High School at 7:30 p.m., and the cost of admission is $15 for adults and $5 for children.

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 book your spot today.

Scavenger Spy Weekend

secret spyThose who are old enough to remember the sitcoms of the 60s will recall that Jethro Bodine of The Beverly Hillbillies always to be a “double knot spy.” If you have ever entertained a similar ambition, you can get a taste of secret agent life at the Scavenger Spy Weekend on June 22 through 22 at Lake Conroe / Houston North KOA. While the real spy lifestyle is fraught with dangers and perils, this lighthearted spoof will be filled with laughter and fun. It will more closely resemble the comedic antics of Maxwell Smart than the dramatic exploits of the agents on Mission Impossible.

So Sherlock, get ready for the sleuthing activities to come that will include rules on how to be a spy as well as scavenger hunts, picture hunts and scavenger races. In addition to spy games, we will also have favorites such as hayrides, movies, crafts and ice cream socials.

On June 20, the Crighton Theatre will present a program called the Sounds of Texas, which sill star Delbert McClinton, a blues and rock singer, songwriter, guitarist and pianist. Tickets are $59.

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.

Dad’s Day Weekend

dad's dayFew things would delight the heart of dad more than a weekend camping trip with his family. Lake Conroe / Houston North KOA has many activities planned for June 13 through 15 that will make the experience memorable for all. They involve a fishing derby, hayrides and dad & me games as well as a hot dog cookout and much more. The celebration even includes an all-you-can-eat pancake breakfast where dad eats free.

Our doings at the park will keep you more than busy, but if you want to treat dad to a special meal you may want to consider the luau cruise on Lake Conroe on June 14. The event will feature a tropical buffet along with a best luau shirt competition. Dinner is at 6 p.m., and the cost is $150 per couple or $88 per person.

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.

Death by Chocolate

chocolateCalling all chocoholics! You won’t want to be any place other than Lake Conroe / Houston North KOA on the weekend of July 6 through 8, as we will have a flurry of activities centered around this irresistible treat. Indulge your yen for the sweet stuff at the chocolate sundae competition and the all-you-can-eat chocolate chip pancake breakfast. The delectable food will also be featured in several games, including chocolate slip & slide, tootsie roll hunt, chocolate game and open the chocolate candy bar. To top it all off, chocolate balloons will be on hand.

Johnny Lee and John Slaughter will perform on June 5 at the first Thursday free concert. Grab your lawn chair or blanket and head over to Heritage place, where from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. you can enjoy music under the evening sky.

One of the pleasures of summertime is eating homegrown juicy tomatoes. On June 7, Sunshine Farms is hosting a workshop called “Never Too Many Tomatoes,” a tasty fun event where you can learn all about this much-loved food. The family friendly occasion will be held from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and is free to the public.

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