July 17, 2019

Contact: Communications Office

Washington State Park hosts meteor shower themed activities Aug. 2-3

JEFFERSON CITY, MO, JULY 16, 2019 – Washington State Park invites the public to space out with meteor showers on Friday, Aug. 2 and Saturday, Aug. 3.  

Events through the weekend include a petroglyph and glade tour, and discovery tables throughout the park.  A meteor shower and star dome program will be held at 7 p.m., Saturday, Aug. 3 at the campground amphitheater. 

A complete list of the weekend’s activities can be found online at All programs and events are weather permitting and subject to change.

Washington State Park is located 10 miles south of De Soto on State Highway 21. For more information about this and other events at the park, call 636-586-5768.

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