Annual Meeting

MPA 40th Annual Gathering                          


Historic Ste. Geneviève -


October 15-16, 2022                   




Join us in historic Ste. Geneviève for the 40th annual gathering of the Missouri Parks Association! On Saturday morning, the gathering will feature the annual state of the parks address. Saturday afternoon will feature educational behind the scenes tours of the Felix Valle State Historic Site and the new National Historical Park, and the day will be capped off by MPA’s 40th Anniversary celebration dinner and program. The members and board meetings on Sunday will be at Hawn State Park followed by an optional hike and discussion about the park and proposed mine. See Heritage for an agenda:

A block of rooms is available for Saturday, October 15 at the Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham Sainte Genevieve. Call the front desk at (573) 880-5875 and ask for the Missouri Parks Association block of rooms. Please note that we only have a block of rooms reserved for Saturday night, October 15th, due to availability. Rooms must be reserved by October 1. If you need more than one night of lodging or would like to stay in the historic part of town, please visit the Ste. Genevieve tourism website for a list of lodging options, A campground is available at Hawn State Park (20 miles from town). Reserve your space online at

October 5th is the cut-off date for annual meeting registration.  


Register online at: