News Release 228

Christmas on the Farm at Watkins Mill State Park and State Historic Site Dec. 7

Volume 39-228 (For Immediate Release)
For more information: 573-751-1010

The public is invited to enjoy Christmas on the Farm at Watkins Woolen Mill State Park and State Historic Site on Saturday, Dec. 7. Sponsored by Missouri State Parks, the event is free and will run from 2-7 p.m.

Christmas on the Farm will feature an open house at the Watkins family home with holiday caroling, reading of family letters and samples of traditional holiday treats. The event will also include flaming plum pudding demonstrations and an opportunity for children to visit with Father Christmas. Additional activities will take place in the park’s visitor center, including children’s crafts and a performance by the Lathrop Singing Mules grade school choir.

Watkins Woolen Mill State Park & State Historic Site is located Watkins Woolen Mill State Park and State Historic Site is located off Interstate 35, seven miles east of Kearney, off Highway 92 on Highway RA. For more information about the event, call 816-580-3387. For information about state parks and historic sites, visit mostateparks.com. Missouri State Parks is a division of the Missouri Department of Natural Resources.

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