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JEFFERSON CITY, MO, SEPT. 19, 2022 –  Join Washington State Park team members for the annual Fall Harvest Fest from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 8. 

The festival includes a fair featuring a variety of handmade items and crafts from vendors throughout the state. There will also be fall crafts and activities presented by park team members. Food and concession items will be available for purchase from the Friends of Washington State Park. From 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., the Whitewater Bluegrass Band will perform. All activities will be held at Shelter #2 in the Big River Day-Use Area.

Potential vendors of handmade and handcrafted items for the festival should contact the park office at 636-586-5768 to receive an application. All events are subject to change due to inclement weather. 

Washington State Park is located at 13041 State Highway 104 in De Soto. 

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

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