Missouri Bluebird Weekend

7/9/2022 | Washington State Park | De Soto, MO

Petroglyph Tour – 2 p.m. at Petroglyph Site

Washington State Park staff will offer a tour of the petroglyphs – the park's history carved in stone! Learn about the Mississippian-era carvings, the culture and community who created them, and possible interpretations. Enjoy a short walk on a covered walkway with interpretive panels highlighting the cultural features.

The Bluebird and the Bat Puppet Show – 4 p.m. at Swimming Pool

Join us for a lively puppet show exhibiting the lives of bluebirds and bats. This show will be an entertaining way to learn a little more about nature in Missouri state parks.

Bluebird House Building – 7 p.m. at Campground Amphitheater

Park staff will provide an informative program about bluebirds. Then, work with your family to build your very own bluebird house! We will provide tools and materials and guide you through the building process. This is a fun way to repurpose old materials and benefit Missouri's beloved state bird.  

Washington State Park is located at:

13041 State Highway 104, De Soto, MO | 636-586-5768

Associated activities

  • Interpretive Programs