RIVERBEND - This weekend, there are many free Memorial Day events to honor local veterans and their sacrifice for our country. Read more here!

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SATURDAY, MAY 25, 2024

Scott Reinke Ride to Fight Suicide

Grafton Art Gallery opening

Harris Cemetery Memorial Day Service

  • When: 10 a.m., Saturday, May 25
  • Where: Harris Cemetery in Alhambra
  • Who: Open to all
  • Cost: Free

James Killion Day

SUNDAY, MAY 26, 2024

St. James Cemetery Memorial Service

City of Collinsville Fireworks Festival

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MONDAY, MAY 27, 2024

Jerseyville Memorial Day Parade

  • When: 9 a.m., Monday, May 27
  • Where: Begins at West Prairie State Street and ends at Oak Grove Cemetery
  • Who: Open to all
  • Cost: Free

Alton Memorial Day Parade

  • When: 10 a.m., Monday, May 27
  • Where: Upper Alton, starting at Alton Middle School and ending at the Alton City Cemetery
  • Who: Open to all
  • Cost: Free

Rose Lawn Memory Gardens Memorial Day Service

  • When: 10 a.m., Monday, May 27
  • Where: Rose Lawn Memory Gardens in Bethalto
  • Who: Open to all
  • Cost: Free

Salem Cemetery Memorial Day Service

  • When: 10 a.m., Monday, May 27
  • Where: Salem Cemetery in Salem
  • Who: Open to all
  • Cost: Free

Woodlawn Cemetery Memorial Day Service

East Alton American Legion Memorial Day Service

Grafton American Legion Memorial Day Service

  • When: 12 p.m., Monday, May 27
  • Where: 14258 Scenic Hill Drive in Grafton
  • Who: Open to all
  • Cost: Free

Sunset Memorial Day Service

  • When: 6:30 p.m., Monday, May 27
  • Where: Alton National Cemetery in Alton
  • Who: Open to all
  • Cost: Free


Are we missing an event? Email sydney@riverbender.com with more information.

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