Going stir crazy and wish you could get out go camping inside one of Washington state's great parks? Now you can experience the fun of the outdoors and camp at your own home during this coronavirus pandemic lockdown of 2020!

The Washington State Parks Foundation is hosting a free event that will be live-streamed, the "Great WA State Camp In" on Friday, April 17th at 6:30 p.m.

You don't have to pre-register, just bookmark this page and then click here.

This is a great time to build a fort inside your home or set up a tent in your back yard. Get festive by decorating the inside of your fort or tent with string lights, or make some gourmet s'mores and hot cocoa!

Park rangers will be sharing campfire stories, singing acoustic guitar songs and special campfire recipes. There will also be a prize giveaway for a certificate to REI for the best home camp set-up, and giveaways for free Discovery Passes.

Grab your sleeping bags and get ready for this fun and FREE event for the whole family!

Scheduled to appear in the Great Washington State Camp In:

  • Parks Commissioner Ken Bounds
  • Kathy Casey, Celebrity Chef, one of the first female executive chefs in the United States
  • Johnny Bregar, Musician
  • Brittan Collins Band, Musicians
  • Charmaine Slaven, Poet
  • Kamari Bright, Poet
  • Jena Gray, Park Interpreter
  • David McWalter, Park Interpreter

Get yourself a Discovery Pass here. Once this COVID-19 lockdown is over, there will be a mad rush to visit one of Washington's beautiful state parks.