June 11, 2019

Contact: Amy Poos

Washington State Park hosts Great American Campout event June 21-22

JEFFERSON CITY, MO, JUNE 11, 2019 – Washington State Park invites the public to its Great American Campout event celebration Friday, June 21 to Saturday, June 22. All activities will revolve around a camping theme. 

Activities through the weekend include a guided petroglyph and glade tour and discovery tables throughout the park.  At 7 p.m., Saturday, July 6 meet at the campground entrance for a s'mores contest. 

A complete list of the weekend’s activities can be found online at All programs and events during the weekend 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.