Williamsburg / Busch Gardens Area KOA Events
Halloween Weekend I
What better place to enjoy Halloween celebrations than at Williamsburg KOA campground? We'll be having 6 Halloween themed weekends that are sure to be a real treat. You may be asking yourself, “what could possibly make October such a fun time to plan a camping trip?” We are here to tell you why! Our campground goes all out with Halloween-themed events and activities! So, grab a pumpkin-flavored something and start planning a fun fall weekend away for Halloween.
Halloween Weekend VI
You're not scared of the night, are you?! Come join us at Williamsburg KOA for our last Spooktacular Halloween Weekend. All the ghouls and goblins are welcome for our costume parade plus all manner of spooky fun and surprises. Bring your most garish ghosts and menacing monsters to haunt your campsite for a chance to win the Site Decorating Contest. We can't wait to see you!
This weekend we salute the hard-working heroes who keep us safe. Military personnel (active or retired), firefighters, police officers, and paramedics receive 15% off their site or cabin fee this weekend. Activities are on hand to keep the whole family entertained: disc golf, family playground with gravity rail, and jumping pillows.
Celebrate Christmas by going to the annual 18th century Christmas festival at Colonial Williamsburg or visit the spectacular Christmas Town at Busch Gardens, featuring over 10 million Christmas lights and fantastic holiday shows. Then kick back at our KOA for s'mores and a crackling campfire. *** Updated information to come on Busch Garden's Christmas Town ***
Williamsburg KOA Anniversary Weekend
Williamsburg KOA is celebrating 49 years! Anniversary Day isn't just about the past… it's about the future. Make this weekend the stuff of tomorrow's reminiscing by calling to book your campsite today! Just ten quick minutes from the heart of Williamsburg, Williamsburg KOA is the perfect base to explore the area and join in all our Anniversary festivities or just relax and unwind in the Great Outdoors.
Mother's Day Weekend
Flowers are always appreciated on Mother's Day. But for that mom who loves being outdoors and quality time with her kids, there's no better gift than a weekend of camping and adventure at Williamsburg KOA. Moms will be the guest of honor as we salute all their hard work with fun events and activities the whole family can enjoy.
Care Camp Big Weekend
We're committed to creating great memories for our campers and for supporting KOA Cancer Care Camps in their effort to brighten the faces of kids suffering from cancer. We're raising money all weekend to make sure these kids get to have a blast at camp this year. Donate when you check-in or at the front desk. Join us for other fun activities all weekend long. Did we mention staying Friday gets you Saturday night for just $20 - all of which is donated!
Memorial Day Weekend
Experience the magic of camping with your family here at the Williamsburg KOA Campground and start your summer with a bang! We have lots of great activities planned. Join us for a visit from Bubbles the Clown on Friday and the Teeny Tiny Farm on Saturday. On Sunday join us in a Bike Parade through the campground. Please observe a minimum social distance of 6ft at all events and wash hands or use hand sanitizer when able.
Father's Day Kids Camp FREE!
Father's Day weekend is upon us. Everyone is welcome, with or without Dad in tow. What better way to spend this special weekend than camping? Settle into one of our Yurts, cabins or Patio RV Sites. Bring your family favorites to cook out over an open fire. Enjoy leisurely days of swimming, hiking, and exploring the natural beauty of Williamsburg. Treat Dad to a Father's Day he'll never forget! Perfect for the first-time camper AND veteran campers alike.
Fantastic Fourth of July Weekend!
Christmas in July
The weather may be warm, but the Christmas spirit is alive at your favorite Williamsburg KOA during a Christmas in July themed weekend! In the middle of summer, why not enjoy some fabulous family vacation activities by celebrating Christmas in July with us? We'll have decorations, Christmas treats, holiday music, and, of course, a visit from Mrs. Claus herself!
Camper Appreciation Weekend
We KNOW we have the best guests in the country, so we decided we had to take an entire weekend to say ‘thank you' to all of you! We've got a weekend full of fun activities lined up including visits with Bubbles the Clown and the Teeny Tiny Farm to show our appreciation. Our Customer Appreciation Day is meant to show each and every one of our amazing customers how much we appreciate them!
Calling all princesses and super heroes, put on those capes and adjust your tiaras. In our magical Princess weekend at Williamsburg KOA, dreams will come true as we create beautiful crafts, meet lovely princesses, and more. This is a weekend for action and adventure. Join us for magical tales, and more!
Harvest Fun Weekend!
Summer may get all the publicity, but fall in Williamsburg, Virginia is not to be missed, especially at our Williamsburg KOA campground, where you can set up camp for the weekend with your RV or in our beautiful cabins. Enjoy our heated pool, a visit from Bubbles the clown, and our weekend activities.
Celebrate Christmas by going to the annual 19th century Christmas festival at Colonial Williamsburg or visit the spectacular Christmas Town at Busch Gardens, featuring over 10 million Christmas lights and fantastic holiday shows. Then kick back at our KOA for s'mores and a crackling campfire. *** Updated information to come on Busch Garden's Christmas Town ***
Local Area Events
Busch Gardens Open – Spring Break
Busch Gardens Open Daily for Spring Break March 21 – October 31. Click here to view the full 2020 schedule.
BUSCH GARDENS HOWL-O-SCREAM
Busch Gardens® Howl-O-Scream® returns as one of the best Halloween-themed events on the east coast. A heightened scare factor will creep into six ghastly haunted houses, six nightmarish Terror-stories™, hair-raising escape rooms and frightening shows. BOO! Celebrate the Halloween season and all things fun during the day and creepy at night at this limited capacity outdoor event. Click HERE to reserve your spot!
VIRGINIA THANKSGIVING FESTIVAL
Every year on the first Sunday of November, Berkeley Plantation hosts the Virginia Thanksgiving Festival. This annual tradition dates back to 1619 when Captain John Woodlief and his crew of thirty-five men landed on the shores of the James River. Join us for a day immersed in the history of early Colonial America as we celebrate the First English Thanksgiving in the New World. Experience the re-enactment of this historic event moderated by Tim Timberlake. Fun activities for the entire family include a re-enactment of the First English Thanksgiving, Chickahominy Tribal Dancers, parade with horse drawn carriages, fife and drum, festival participants and entertainers, musicians and magicians, colonial period games, dancing and choral groups, arts & crafts, jewelry and food vendors, corn maze, storytelling, cornhusk doll making, candle dipping, and a silent auction.
GRAND ILLUMINATION WILLIAMSBURG
We invite guests to join us as we illuminate the night sky above our beautiful colonial capital. In the 18th century, illuminations — the firing of guns and lighting of fireworks — celebrated major events such as the birthday of a reigning sovereign, military victories, or the arrival of a new colonial governor. Begin the special day by checking out the unique decorations throughout the Historic Area. Then, enjoy musical performances on multiple stages throughout our streets and fireworks displays from the Capitol, the Magazine, and the Palace. Check out the three select dates HERE and reserve your spot ahead of time!