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KOA Campgrounds in Nevada

Carson City RV is proud to be apart of the Route 66 RV Network. As such, we are able to give our customers the opportunity to be apart of various programs to help make your travels as successful as possible. One of those programs is the RV Club. RV Club Members get a 10% discount at all KOA Campgrounds. You must show proof of current membership upon checking in. There are six KOA campgrounds in Nevada, among which are: Ely, Las Vegas, Laughlin, Verdi, West Wendover and Winnemucca. Ely This RV park is located very close to the Great Basin National Park, with meadows, forests, lakes and fascinating limestone and marble caves. You can explore ghost towns left behind from the 19th century silver . . . Read more

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3 Awesome Treats to Have at Your 4th of July Party

Raspberry Banana Yogurt Freezer Pops These colorful, yummy pops keep great in the freezer until you are ready to wow your friends, family and guests. They are both refreshing and healthy being made with yogurt, fruit and honey. You can also switch up which fruits you use for an equally patriotic treat. Find the Recipe Here: http://www.myrecipes.com/recipe/raspberry-banana-yogurt-freezer-pops Blackberry Cocktail Refreshing summer mint, blackberries and cucumbers come together to form a deliciously all-American drink. Spruce it up by garnishing each drink with a bit of cucumber, blackberry, lime wedge and mint sprigs. Find the Recipe Here: http://www.myrecipes.com/recipe/blackberry-cocktail Brown . . . Read more

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Top 3 Fourth of July Inspired Party Treats

Red, White and Blue Cheesecake Strawberry Bites These deliciously healthy and festive treats are so easy to make. Plus they will brighten up any 4th of July party. Start by cutting clean strawberries in half. Feel free to leave the green leaf tops on the strawberries for some added color and decoration. They make a nice handle, too. On the cut open face of the strawberries pipe some cream-cheese frosting on and then add some fresh blueberries on top. American Flag Fruit Kebabs Not only is this treat super festive and fun, but it is also super simple to make. Start by make the first five kebabs with the top halves lined with blueberries, then make the bottom halves with raspberries and bananas. . . . Read more

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Top Spots for 4th of July Festivities Around New Orleans

July in New Orleans is definitely a hot one, but it’s the place to be for the 4th of July.  Between all the festivals, the fireworks over the Mississippi River, and the all-around good time you have while visiting the “Big Easy” there’s so much to see and do.  If you are heading to NOLA for the 4th, here is a list of the top spots for 4th of July activities. Essence Fest- June 29th-July2nd Kick off the weekend with some good music. The Essence Fest is the country’s largest celebration of African American music and culture and it’s hosted at the Superdome in New Orleans every year.  Big name artists such as Mary J Blige, Chaka Khan, and Diana . . . Read more

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150th Anniversary of Canada

Since the beginning of the year, there have been activities all across Canada in celebration of our country’s 150th birthday. The activities are meant to celebrate Canada’s diversity, encourage inclusion, establish a spirit of reconciliation with Indigenous peoples and discover Canada’s natural beauty. A couple of signature events going on is the Canadian Multiculturalism Day and Canada Day.   Canadian Multiculturalism Day - June 27th   The day is an opportunity to celebrate our diversity and our commitment to democracy, equality and mutual respect. There will be many festivities taking place from coast to coast in celebration. Check here for more specific dates, times . . . Read more

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Best Spots to Watch Fireworks in Nevada

Caesars Palace July 4th Celebration Caesars Palace will have one of the largest Independence Day celebrations ever.  Around 9PM there will be a spectacular fireworks display that will be launched from the hotel’s Julius Tower and will last approximately 15 minutes. Be sure to get a great view and grab a spot in front of the fountains of Caesars Palace.   Star Spangled Sparks - Sparks The Star Spangled Sparks fireworks display of one of the region’s best. Fireworks will be set off from the roof of Nugget Casino Resort while thousands of spectators hang out on Victorian Square below. There will be live entertainment for the whole family, a kid’s area and an array of . . . Read more

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Treating and Conditioning Your RV Roof with UV Protectant

The sun’s UV rays are very powerful and can do damage to your RV’s roof if you don’t protect it from these harsh rays. You put sunscreen on to protect your skin, so why wouldn’t you protect your RV’s skin as well?  Many RV roofs are made of EPDM (Ethylene Propylene Diene Monomer). Overtime, the sun’s UV rays can cause drying, cracking, fading, and oxidizing to your RV, especially on rubber roofs, as they get the most direct sunlight.  Rubber roofs could also shrink and the caulking can pull away at the edges if you don’t protect it. Storing your RV under a cover or in a garage when not in use can help lessen the sun’s damage, but this . . . Read more

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Top Fourth of July Party Treats

Planning a great Fourth of July party with the perfect red, white and blue treats can be overwhelming, especially if you are short on time. We have rounded up some of the most mouthwatering and easy to make party treats just for you!   Firecracker Popcorn Love they way Pop Rocks crackles and pop in your mouth? When you add it to popcorn, the mix will be like a fireworks party in your mouth. The sweet and salty flavor combos are unbeatable.   Recipe 1 bag of plain microwave popcorn, popped 1 square of melted white chocolate 2 Pop Rocks packets (Red and Blue colors would be ideal)   Directions: 1. In a large bowl, drizzle the melted white almond bark over the popcorn and stir well . . . Read more

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