Coloma / St. Joseph KOA Holiday Campground Blog

Celebrating 50 Years in Business - Capital Improvements


(January 2, 2024) As the New Year comes upon us the Coloma/St. Joseph KOA Holiday is celebrating a milestone… 50 years in business of helping make outdoor family memories in Michigan’s Great Southwest!  Started in 1974, they were one of the first franchisees of Kampgrounds of America, Inc. (KOA),...

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2024 Small Business of the Year Nominee


(December 15, 2023) The Southwest Michigan Regional Chamber of Commerce announced today that the Coloma/St. Joseph KOA Holiday has been nominated for the 2024 Small Business of the Year award. “We continue to be in awe of the businesses and individuals nominated for our Recognition Awards,” said...

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2024 President's & Founder's Awards Received


(November 21, 2023) During the Kampgrounds of America, Inc.’s annual convention held in Las Vegas, Nevada last week, the Coloma/St. Joseph KOA Holiday was again recognized as one of the best parks in the system earning both the President’s and Founder’s Awards for 2024.Owners, Mark & Karla Lemoine,...

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Wedding Vow Renewal to Support Care Camps


Like millions of people before them, Mark & Karla Lemoine, owners of the Coloma/St. Joseph KOA Holiday, are planning to renew their wedding vows while they are in Las Vegas, Nevada, for this year's Kampgrounds of America (KOA) Convention and the annual Care Camps auction. The auction will raise...

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Top Quality Distinction Earned; Preparing for Fall


(August 21, 2023) As summer winds down, the team at the Coloma/St. Joseph KOA Holiday remains ready to serve guests and has earned a perfect score during its annual inspection by the Quality Assurance team from Kampgrounds of America (KOA) Corporate.“We have an amazing team of adult Workkampers and...

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Taste of Southwest Michigan with Local Craft Beers and Wine


(May 23, 2023) Home to 40 breweries, distilleries and wineries, getting a taste of southwest Michigan gets a whole lot easier for guests at the Coloma/St. Joseph KOA Holiday, as we announce the availability of local craft beers and wines for sale at our campground General Store.“Bringing families...

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Mark & Karla Lemoine Receive KOA's 2021 Rising Star Award


(Updated October 15, 2021) - During its annual convention which was held in November 2020, Kampgrounds of America (KOA) continued its tradition of recognizing one of its franchisees for a highly sought-after, prestigious award.  Although the convention was held virtually online due to public health...

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Camping 101 - A Guide for Leisure Travelers New to Camping


(July 15, 2020) A recent KOA survey found that leisure travelers who have never camped before, are now considering camping as a way to spend more time out doors following various government-mandated "Stay Home" orders, it's an easier way to practice social distancing, and it's a safer, less...

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