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Events Calendar

For 150 years, Lakewood’s grounds have served as a community gathering place. We continue this proud tradition with a lively schedule of public events.

Events Calendar

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Birding at Lakewood (Morning)

Onsite near Jo Pond

Join Lakewood for this peaceful Sunday walk as we learn more about the birds that call Lakewood home.

SOLD OUT
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Birding at Lakewood (Afternoon)

Onsite near Jo Pond

Join Lakewood for this peaceful Sunday walk as we learn more about the birds that call Lakewood home.

SOLD OUT
Seasonal Celebrations

Earth Day Celebration

Onsite near the Living Memory Tree

Find us at the tent near the Living Memory Tree!
As you're out exploring the beautiful grounds, swing by the tent near the Living Memory Tree for a free perennial and some fun activities.

Lakewood Experience Series

Show & Tale: Objects of Remembrance

Virtual over Zoom

Inspired by the idea of elementary school “Show & Tell” day, each participant is invited to bring an object of their choice to our virtual event and share the story behind it.

Free
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Lakewood 101 Walking Tour – May

Lakewood Cemetery

Join us for an evening stroll at Lakewood while you learn about our history, art and gardens in a one-hour walking tour. Sign up today.

SOLD OUT
Bouquet of pink carnations
Seasonal Celebrations

Mother’s Day at Lakewood

Onsite near the Living Memory Tree

There is a special place in our hearts for those mother's and mother figures who are missed on this holiday. Join Lakewood as we honor them on this special day. Free pink carnations will be available while supplies last.

Learn @ Lakewood

Spring Death Cafe

Virtual over Zoom

Hosted over Zoom
Discussing topics related to death and dying can make processing grief much easier. Join Lakewood as we hold space for these difficult conversations.

Free
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Creative Phone Photography

Onsite near the Living Memory Tree

From the beautiful monuments and markers, to the unique and unexpected architectural designs - Lakewood is an inspiring space for photographers. Join photographer Eric Mueller as he teaches us tips and tricks for stunning phone photography.

$10 in advance | $15 at the door
Lakewood Experience Series

Sitting With Grief: Sunset Meditation at Lakewood

Onsite at Tower Hill

The grief we carry is part of the grief of the world. Journey with Lakewood as we explore how to use meditation to honor our grief.

$10 in advance | $12 at the door
Soldiers carrying flags
Seasonal Celebrations

Memorial Day at Lakewood

Lakewood Cemetery

Memorial day is a treasured tradition for our families and community. Join us on this special day of commemoration as we honor and remember those we love and miss.
Our ceremony will be recorded on available on Youtube Memorial weekend.

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Lakewood 101 Walking Tour – June

Lakewood Cemetery

Join us for an evening stroll at Lakewood while you learn about our history, art and gardens in a one-hour walking tour. Sign up today.

$10 in advance / $12 at the door
Seasonal Celebrations

Father’s Day

Onsite near the Living Memory Tree

On this day we honor the father's and father figures who are loved and missed. Free white roses will be available to anyone while supplies last.

Do you have questions about an upcoming event? Need assistance reserving tickets?
We’re here to help.
Call our events line at (612) 540-5165 or email us

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