"Christmas in July" at Washington State Park

The Friends of Washington State Park will host "Christmas in July" at the park campground. All campers are welcome to participate in a Christmas Campsite Decorating Contest, which will begin on Saturday and be judged on Sunday morning. Prizes will be awarded for best decorated and most original.

Other activities will include a scavenger hunt, educational programs and the chance to see Santa. Throughout the weekend, the Friends of Washington State Park will be collecting new, unopened toy donations for the local Toys for Tots organization. This two-day event is free and open to the public. A complete schedule of events is shown below:

Christmas Campsite Decorating Contest begins
Noon - 4 p.m. - Kids' Train Ride
1 p.m. - Santa Arrives
2 p.m. - Fire Safety Program
10 a.m. - 7 p.m. - Scavenger Hunt
7 p.m. - Hug a Tree Program

7 a.m. - 10 a.m. - Fundraiser Breakfast
8 a.m. - Christmas Campsite Decorating Contest Awards


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13041 Missouri 104
De Soto, MO 63020

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