State Park Concession Opportunities

Get Updates on this IssueThe Missouri Department of Natural Resources' Division of State Parks contracts for the operation of its concession facilities (such as marinas, cabins, retail shops, dining lodges, etc.) in state parks and historic sites with private companies or individuals through the competitive sealed bid process known as an Invitation for Bid (IFB). As contracts expire or new opportunities develop, individuals and companies are invited to bid on new concession opportunities.

Washington State Park, De Soto, Mo.
Missouri Concession Contract Bird Opportunity IFB22002529

The Missouri Department of Natural Resources’ Division of State Parks is seeking bid applications for the concession operation at Washington State Park in De Soto, Missouri. The concession opportunity includes the operation of lodging, including 11 cabins; watercraft rental and floats; a swimming pool; and swimming pool concessions. Visitation is more than 300,000 annually.

Interested parties need to register on the official offeror list by calling Mike Zielinski at 573-751-6758 or emailing Registrations can be completed online at