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Event/Exhibit/Meeting Date
News Releases
July 19, Aug. 16, Sept. 20, Oct. 18 First Missouri State Capitol sets summer lecture series schedule
Sept. 25; Oct. 2,9,16,23,30 Crowder State Park hosts Toddler Tuesdays starting Sept. 25
Oct. 6, Nov. 10, Jan. 12, Feb. 9, March 9, April 6, May 4 First Missouri State Capitol State Historic Site offers basket weaving classes
Oct. 16 Katy Trail State Park hosts public information meeting Oct. 16
Oct. 17 First Missouri State Capitol State Historic Site hosts Missouri Days Oct. 17
Oct. 17 Gen. John J. Pershing Boyhood Home hosts joint public information meeting Oct. 17
Oct. 19 Bollinger Mill State Historic Site hosts Halloween storytelling Oct. 19
Oct. 20 Battle of Island Mound State Historic Site hosts commemoration event Oct. 20
Oct. 20 Ha Ha Tonka State Park hosts Castle Days Oct. 20
Oct. 20-21 Crowder State Park hosts Fall Colors Tours of Thompson Cemetery Oct. 20 and 21
Oct. 21 Katy Trail State Park hosts public informational meeting Oct. 21
Oct. 23 Bennett Spring State Park hosts public informational meeting Oct. 23
Oct. 27 Wallace State Park hosts fall fun event Oct. 27
Oct. 27 Graham Cave State Park hosts Story Hike Oct. 27
Oct. 27 Sam A. Baker State Park hosts annual Halloween bash Oct. 27
Oct. 27 Missouri Mines State Historic Site hosts Annual Fall Rocks event Oct. 27
Oct. 27 Battle of Lexington State Historic Site hosts Candlelight Hospital Tours Oct. 27
Oct. 27 Washington State Park hosts Halloween Hootenanny Oct. 27
Oct. 29, 30; Nov. 1 Informational meetings planned for Rock Island Corridor
General News
Date of Press Release  
10/12/2018 Drought Update
10/05/2018 Drought Update
09/28/2018 Drought Update
09/25/2018 Drought Update
09/21/2018 Drought Update
09/21/2018 Missouri State Parks seeking bid applications for a concessionaire at Montauk State Park
09/14/2018 Drought Update
09/10/2018 Drought Update
08/31/2018 Drought Update
08/28/2018 Drought Update
08/27/2018 Drought Update
08/27/2018 Drought Update
08/20/2018 Drought Update
06/07/2018 Missouri State Parks announces Centennial Passport Program winners
05/25/2018 Missouri State Parks kicks off the swimming recreational season during Memorial Day Weekend
05/15/2018 Missouri State Parks seeks to recruit and hire more veterans
04/30/2018 Finger Lakes State Park main entrance to temporarily close for lake dam renovation
03/05/2018 Anglers celebrate 2018 trout season opening in Missouri State Parks
01/22/2018 Public Comments on Closed Missouri State Parks' Properties Now Available Online
01/18/2018 Missouri State Parks Soliciting Bids for Food and Resale Concession Operation at St. Joe State Park
11/3/2017 Missouri State Parks extends Centennial Passport program
9/22/2017 Missouri Crews Return from Helping with Florida Cleanup
09/12/2017 Missouri Crews Heading to Florida to Help with Cleanup
07/21/2017 Missouri State Parks is increasing awareness concerning mosquitoes
06/30/2017 Tick study under way at Meramec State Park
11/04/2016 Missouri State Parks offers early camping reservations for 2017 solar eclipse
08/12/2016 Missouri State Parks designates new wild area
12/08/2015 Missouri State Park Ranger earns national Park Ranger of the Year Award
10/07/2015 “The Battle of Island Mound” wins two Emmy Awards from NATAS Mid-American Chapter
6/5/2015 Nine of Missouri’s state parks and historic sites awarded Trip Advisor’s Certificate of Excellence