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JEFFERSON CITY, MO, JAN. 3, 2024 – Mark your calendar for Saturday, Oct. 5, when Missouri State Parks will celebrate Bennett Spring State Park’s 100th anniversary. A variety of activities have already been scheduled. Following is the tentative agenda and subject to change. The celebration begins at 10 a.m.

  • Live Music.
  • Storytelling.
  • History of Bennett Spring displays.
  • Food trucks.
  • Vendors.
  • Living history reenactment/Civilian Conservation Corps.

The day will end with an outdoor movie starting at 6:30 p.m. Guests are encouraged to bring lawn chairs and blankets.

More details will be provided as the event gets closer.

Bennett Spring State Park is located at 26250 Highway 64A outside of Lebanon. For more information about the event, contact 417-532-4338.

For more information on state parks and historic sites, visit Missouri State Parks is a division of the Missouri Department of Natural Resources.

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