State Park Concession Opportunities

inside of one of the park storesThe Missouri Department of Natural Resources' Division of State Parks contracts for the operation of its concession facilities (such as marinas, cabins, dining lodges, etc.) in state parks and historic sites with private companies or individuals through the competitive sealed bid process known as the Request for Proposal (RFP). As contracts expire, individuals and companies are invited to bid on new concession opportunities.


Echo Bluff State Park Concession Management

   Request for Proposal

   Notice of Award

   Bid Evaluation Scoring

   Narrative Evaluation


Concession Opportunity

Lake of the Ozarks State Park – Kaiser, Mo.

Marina Operation

The Lake of the Ozarks State Park marina concession operation includes locations at Public Beach No. 1 in Kaiser, Missouri and the Grand Glaize Beach and Pa He Tsi locations at Osage Beach, Missouri.  The concession marina operation consists of two marina stores and a campground store, motorized and non-motorized (canoes/kayaks) watercraft rental, slip rental, selling and collecting launch fees at both the Grand Glaize Beach and Public Beach No. 1 operations.  The Pa He Tsi location only provides for launch fee collection.

This Request for Proposal (RFP) is an annual contract beginning on or about December 1, 2017 through December 31, 2018 with two one-year renewals by mutual agreement of the State and Concessionaire.

All interested parties should register on the official bidder list by contacting Rachel Shelley, Procurement Officer, via telephone call, letter, or e-mail.  You may check with her for any additional information on this concession opportunity.

Rachel Shelley
Procurement Officer
General Services Program
Department of Natural Resources, Division of Administrative Support
P. O. Box. 176
Jefferson City, MO 65102
Telephone:  (573) 522-3299
Rachel.Shelley@dnr.mo.gov

More opportunities will be posted as they become available.