Summer, fall, winter, and spring, there is always something fun to do at our KOA. Year-round activities include our 25 meter swimming pool, a large hot tub, sandy playground, recreation room, basketball, horseshoes, tetherball, exercise room, and floor aerobics, tone & stretch classes, and pool aerobics. In summer, activities for children include s'mores, games, crafts, ice cream sundae parties, outdoor movies, and more. In winter, our Winter Texan guests enjoy sunset socials, theme events, live music, hot dog nights, potluck meals, and more. Our friendly staff at the front desk can advise you on specific activities available during your stay.
Summer fun for the young and the young at heart
In summer, kids and adults alike love to cook marshmallows over the campfire and make yummy s'mores on Friday evenings. On Saturdays, enjoy a variety of activities including games, crafts, kite flying, ice cream sundae parties, movies under the stars, and much more! Our KOA front desk staff will be happy to give you a schedule of events and answer any questions that you might have.
Join us for Tom's Zumba, Tuesdays & Thursdays, 10 AM
Don't miss our weekly Zumba Parties! Everyone welcome. Bring plenty of water and your smiles and enthusiasm. It's fantastic and it's free. Forty-five minutes of fun. Suitable for first timers or Zumba fanatics. This Latin dance party is fun for everyone. No pressure. No judging. Just FUN. It is exercise in disguise. Join Tom and Stacie each week for a class that will have you rockin'. No experience required. Everyone invited!
At our KOA sightseeing pier, enjoy Pier 19 Restaurant & Bar
Don't just dine on the water; dine OVER the water at Pier 19. Eat indoors or outdoors. Enjoy breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Full service Bar. Stroll on the pier and enjoy beautiful sunsets and watch the dolphins. Discounts are available for KOA guests.
Osprey Fishing Trips located at our KOA docks
Call Osprey Fishing Trips at 956-761-6655 and set up a variety of fishing excursions including bay fishing, deep sea fishing, Brownsville Port trips, and more. Osprey's fishing vessels sail right from the KOA dock and these vessels use the latest technology for comfort and stability. The Captains and crew are experienced, helpful, and friendly. Call them for complete details on all trips.
KOA Pool Aerobics
Monday/Wednesday/Friday, at 9 a.m. Pool Aerobics, 9 a.m. at the pool, on Monday/Wednesday/Friday (sunblock, sunglasses, hat, and noodle suggested). These classes free to KOA guests.
KOA Low Impact Floor Aerobics
Stay in shape with low impact aerobics. Classes are held Monday, Wednesday and Friday at 7:30 a.m. Classes are free for our KOA guests.
KOA Tone and Stretch Classes
Tuesdays 7:30 a.m. Join us for Tone & Stretch class, 7:30 a.m., Tuesdays (comfortable shoes, bring mat or towel). Class is free to KOA guests.
Cool off in our 25-meter pool
Relax alongside our large, sparkling clean pool (heated in winter). Pool aerobics are offered free to guests Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays at 9 AM.
Large, sandy, fun filled playground for the kids
There will never be a boring moment for the young ones as they run, jump, and make sandcastles in our sandy playground. Let the kids play while you relax and unwind. In summer, our playground also becomes our "Movie Under the Stars" Outdoor Cinema. On Saturday nights, bring your blanket, chair, and drinks. Get comfortable and enjoy the show. We'll provide the fresh popped popcorn!
Soak in our large hot tub
Our large 3,000 gallon hot tub is a delight after an exciting day of seeing the local sights, or take a dip before or after enjoying a meal or a drink at Pier 19 Restaurant & Bar (located on-site for your convenience).
Bring your boat (and your sunscreen)
Our bayside location, along with our newly renovated boat ramp (free to our guests), make the South Padre Island KOA perfect for fishing and for playing on the water.
Great activities for our Winter Texan guests!
We love our winter guests and we enjoy planning fun things for them like sunset socials, hot dog nights, theme events (like luau, western hoe down, hippie night, and cajun party), live music, and yummy snacks and meals.
Four legged RV'ers love our Kamp K-9 pet playground
Pets will love South Padre Island KOA's pet playground. This off-leash area allows your pet a chance to play and exercise while you relax in our seating area. It is also a great place for campers to socialize, not only with their pets, but with each other. We also have two dog walk areas complete with Mutt Mitt dispensers for your convenience. We even have a treat waiting for your pet when you arrive at our KOA.
There is plenty to do in our newly renovated recreation hall
Located in our iconic blue water tank, our "Commons" recreation hall has a large television, books, games, comfy sofas, tables and chairs for card games, a wi-fi hot spot, bulletin boards with all the local and campground info, a kitchen for groups and events, and a fully equipped fitness room.
Everyone loves an exciting game of ping pong
Our newest addition to our Commons recreation hall is ping pong. Fun for the whole family.
Live music is a favorite activity at our KOA
In 2013, our guests enjoyed the music of Lloyd and Peggy (pictured here with Carol, one of our winter Directors of Fun). We love to dance and to listen to great entertainment at the South Padre Island KOA.
Auction and raffles for KOA Care Camps
At our KOA, we proudly support KOA Care Camps. This charity makes it possible for kids with cancer to attend specially equipped summer camps at no charge. The South Padre Island KOA contributes to this effort with auctions, raffles, recycling income, and special events like Care Camps Big Weekend in May.