Chatham-Kent Municipal Cemeteries welcomes the appropriate use of all cemeteries.

Specific public activities are scheduled throughout many of our cemeteries from April through November annually. 

Easter Sunrise Service at Maple Leaf Cemetery









Event listing change on a regular basis and details for each event will be posted as they are confirmed. 



2020 Events


April 12

Easter Sunrise Service      Cancelled

 Maple Leaf Cemetery Chatham - behind the Maple Leaf Mausoleum at sunrise


April 1

Removal of Seasonal Floral Displays and Wreaths

All winter floral arrangements and wreaths are to be removed for spring maintenance

May 10

Mother's Day

Come and celebrate all mothers at our cemeteries

May 31

Decoration Day


Legion Field, Maple Leaf Cemetery, Chatham

June 7

Decoration Day


Evergreen Cemetery, Blenheim

June 7

Memorial Service for the Unborn, 2:00 p.m.


Garden of the Unborn, Maple Leaf Cemetery, Chatham 

June 14

Decoration Day

Dresden Cemetery, Dresden

June 21

Father's Day

Come out and celebrate all fathers at our cemeteries

June 28

Decoration Day

Bothwell Cemetery, Bothwell

Riverview Cemetery, Wallaceburg

Oct (TBA)

Historical Cemetery Strolls,  7:00 p.m., 7:15 p.m., 

 7:30 p.m., 7:45 p.m.

Maple Leaf Cemetery, Chatham