Local Area Attractions
Capitol KOA is located just 20 minutes from downtown Annapolis, home of the United States Naval Academy, 20 minutes from Baltimore's Inner Harbor and 20 minutes from the New Carrollton Metro Station to Washington D.C., our Nation's Capitol. Be sure to ask about our Washington D.C. shuttle that leaves directly from the KOA every day, May 1st until September 30th. Let Capitol KOA be your home base while re-living our Nation's rich history and visiting all the beautiful attractions this area has to offer.
Six Flags America
Not only do we have discount tickets, but we are the closest KOA to Six Flags Amusement Park. Six Flags America is the Nation's Capital of thrills featuring more than 100 exciting rides, games, shows and attractions including Hurricane Harbor Water Park. New in 2015 is the Park's tenth roller coaster, Bourbon Street Fireball, a looping ride of fun. There's excitement for every member of the family. For more information call (301) 249-1500, or visit http://www.sixflags.com
Mount Vernon, The Home of George and Martha Washington
This historic site features Martha and George Washingtons beautifully furnished home, plus estate grounds. Mount Vernon is open 365 days of the year and welcomes an average of one million visitors each annually. Located 46 miles from the campground this attraction may be reached by car or boat.
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Maryland Renaissance Festival
Festivals are held on Saturdays and Sundays starting August 29th through October 25th. A variety of food vendors, artisans and entertainers fill festival grounds located 10 miles from campground. Highlights include live jousting, sword swallowing, fire eaters and multiple running plays and skits. For exact dates call (410) 266-7304 or go online to www.rennfest.com .
Maryland Seafood Festival
An early September event on the banks of the Chesapeake at Sandy Point State Park, located 15 minutes from the campground. Food vendors from all over the region make their products available to the public. For details, click on www.mdseafoodfestival.com or call (410) 266-3113.
United States Sailboat and Powerboat Shows
The U.S. Sailboat Show and October Powerboat Show are the nation's largest water shows, and are held just 15 minutes from our KOA. The U.S. Sailboat Show is October 8 through 12th and the Powerboat Show is October 15th through 18th. Visit them online at www.annapolisboatshows.com
Cherry Blossom Festival
The Cherry Blossom Festival celebrates the original gift of 3,000 cherry trees from the city of Tokyo to the people of Washington, DC in 1912. Come and enjoy the spirit of the season! The festival is held during the last week of March - first week in April. Visit www.nationalcherryblossomfestival.org online for more information.