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The outdoors can be a peaceful respite from the stress of these difficult times. Our gates remain open each day from 8am-8pm for visiting and walking the grounds. With over 250 acres and over...

Monday, May 25, 2020

Free and open to the public

For the safety of the Lakewood community and families, we will be pre-recording the Memorial Day ceremony for everyone to enjoy from the comfort of their own homes. 
Please enjoy the video below and have a safe and peacefu...

June 4th, 2020 at 6:30pm

June 8th, 2020 at 6:30pm - Limited Spots Still Available

June 11th, 2020 at 6:30pm - Limited Spots Still Available

This event will be hosted by Lakewood over Zoom.
Both dates will offer a similar experience, so attendees only need to register for...

The outdoors can be a peaceful respite from the stress of these difficult times. These self-guided Cemetery Strolls share the history and artistry of Lakewood, all in a beautiful natural environment.

Sunday, June 21, 2020 | 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Many families visit Lakewood on Father's Day to honor and remember their fathers now laid to rest at Lakewood.

You're invited to stop by our welcome tent (across from the chapel) on Father's Day for a complimentary whit...

This #EarthMonth on our Facebook page we’ve been honoring some of Minnesota’s environmental heroes who are now laid to rest at Lakewood, giving you a behind-the-scenes look at our greenhouse operation, and keeping you up to date about our changing tree canopy. For near...

In a recent MinnPost commentary, Lakewood’s president Chris Makowske addressed issues surrounding our current situation and how cemeteries like Lakewood can work with families to help make these difficult transitions a little smoother, even when we have to grieve from...

This Memorial Day, Lakewood wants to honor and support Minnesota's veterans by sharing their stories through text, photo, and video. 

As Memorial Day is often a huge and well-celebrated event at Lakewood, where our community can gather to share and honor their favorit...

Sunday, May 10, 2020 | 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Many families visit Lakewood on Mother's Day to remember and celebrate the amazing women who have influenced our lives, including our mothers, grandmothers, aunts, sisters, daughters and friends, now laid to rest at Lakewoo...

April 23, 2020 | 6:30pm - 8:30pm

Thank you to everyone who joined us for this event!


Hosted by Lakewood virtually through Zoom.

About this event

During this time of uncertainty, grief is an emotion that many of us share and feel. It is important to welcome in and face hea...