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Fairmount Annual Car Show – New Date!

Wednesday, June 10th, 2020

Due to Covid-19 the annual Fairmount Cemetery Car Show has been postponed.   Please join us on Sunday, September 27th from 9:00 - 12:00   We hope to see you there!!

COVID-19 update

Saturday, April 11th, 2020

Please note that for the safety of all the Riverside Cemetery office will be closed until further notice.   The cemetery will remain accessible with the gates open between 9 am - 5 pm daily.

Fairmount Cemetery Annual Car Show

Wednesday, February 7th, 2018

Coming this summer!  Mark your calendars and join us for a great day!

History Mystery Tours Coming Up!

Sunday, August 13th, 2017

  Please join us for the annual History   Mystery Tours at Riverside Cemetery!  This annual tour showcases the history of Denver's oldest operating cemetery and those buried there.     The event is Friday, October 27th with tours taking place between 6:00 PM and 10:00 PM.   Ticketing is limited - Click Here to get ...

Riverside Cemetery in the News

Tuesday, August 1st, 2017

There have been many recent stories about the changes to the entrance of Riverside Cemetery being proposed by RTD.  See the In the Media page of this web site to see the latest information.

Riverside Clean Up Day!

Tuesday, July 18th, 2017

Please join us for a Riverside Cemetery Cleanup Day  Thursday July 20th from 6-8:30-ish PM Come when you can – Leave when you must! • Trash pickup • Flowerbed weeding     o All raised beds     o Iris bed Cold bottled water and trash bags will be provided.   Please wear sturdy shoes, hats, gloves, ...


Sunday, April 30th, 2017

RTD and BNSF railway have filed a petition with the state of Colorado to move the current entrance to Riverside Cemetery.     The proposed new location of the entrance, at the north end of the cemetery on York street, impacts not only the accessibility of the office to visitors and the ...

Upcoming events at Riverside

Monday, April 10th, 2017

Please join the Friends at the following events at Riverside.  All events are sponsored by the Fairmount Heritage Foundation:   May 7th at 10:00 AM - Walking tour of Riverside ($10) May 13th at 6:00 PM - Twilight tour of Riverside (Free) May 28th at 11:00 AM - Memorial day tour of Riverside (Free) June ...

Riverside Spring Work Day – Saturday, April 1, 2017

Saturday, March 25th, 2017

Farimount Heritage Foundation is hosting a work day at Riverside Cemetery on Saturday, April 1, 2017 from 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM.     Join us to clean up and welcome spring!   Click here to RSVP via EventBrite

March full moon photo shoot at Riverside

Sunday, February 12th, 2017

The Fairmount Heritage Foundation will be hosting a full moon photo shoot at Riverside Cemetery on the night of March 11th. This is your opportunity to photograph the cemetery at night, lit only by the full moon! Click here for details and to register.