City of Colorado Springs / Cemeteries / News

Memorial Day Ceremony at Evergreen Cemetery
Wednesday, May 22, 2013

UPDATE: The Buffalo Soldiers will not be performing. Evergreen will still host a balloon release at noon on Memorial Day.   


On Monday, May 27, Evergreen Cemetery (1005 Hancock Expressway, 80903) will host its annual Memorial Day Celebration. Beginning at 11 a.m., the U.S. Calvary Buffalo Soldiers will perform a short ceremony honoring a Buffalo Soldier buried in Block 29.  At 12 p.m., there will be a balloon release near the Historic Chapel to remember all those that have passed before us. This event is free and open to the public. For further information please call 385-6251.

# # #