Riverside's lush landscape will host music amidst the monuments at six performance venues, culminating in a Rhythm and Blues show with main stage headliners Barry Darnell...Find out more »
October 16-26, Thursday-Saturday 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM, Sunday, 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
This one-hour guided tour puts a human face on history for hundreds of visitors who enjoy seeing actors in costume at grave side bring history to life. The Historic Riverside Cemetery Conservancy will present “Tales of the Notable and Notorious” during its seventh annual Spirits in October tour.
Join Riverside Cemetery for a wreath laying ceremony to honor all of our fallen heroes on National Wreaths Across America DayFind out more »
A once-a-year-only opportunity to compose unique and evocative photos by moonlight at historic Riverside Cemetery.Find out more »
This annual Memorial Day program includes a reading of the names of veterans interred during the previous twelve months, a dramatic presentation of the life of a veteran buried in the cemetery, wreath-laying by members of local lineage societies, and a keynote address.Find out more »
Join us for our 1st Annual Open Meeting! Participate in the ribbon cutting ceremony for the Scattering Garden and Rock of Remembrance Tour the cemetery...Find out more »
Stroll throughout the beautiful grounds of one of Macon’s oldest city parks and enjoy the sounds of some of Macon’s finest musicians.Find out more »
This one-hour guided tour puts a human face on history for hundreds of visitors who enjoy seeing actors in costume at grave side bring history to life. The Historic Riverside Cemetery Conservancy will present “Unexpected Exits” during its seventh annual Spirits in October tour.Find out more »
General John A. Logan called for a nationwide day of remembrance On May 5, 1862 - “The 30th of May, 1868, is designated for the purpose...Find out more »
Spirits in October is a guided walking tour with actors representing the spirits of some of Macon's facinating characters and will include the popular ending reception in the Public Mausoleum.Find out more »
A wreath-laying ceremony on the graves of U.S. Armed Forces veterans which coordinates with ceremonies in Arlington, Ceremonies in all 50 states, and overseas.Find out more »
Stroll through time on a one-hour guided walking tour of Riverside Cemetery and meet actors in period costume at graveside during Macon’s International Cherry Blossom Festival. Bus tours are welcome with advance reservations.
Tickets at the gate or online: https://www.xorbia.com/event/groups/?g=75
If you're interested in helping, please contact us on our Volunteer page.Find out more »
We invite you to be a part of Wreaths Across America at Riverside Cemetery: Saturday at 12pm, December 16, 2017 at Gatehouse at Riverside Cemetery, 1301 Riverside Drive.
Learn more and donate here: https://wreaths.fastport.com/donateLocation.html?page=17958&relate=14807Find out more »
The spirits of Macon are alive and well in Historic Riverside Cemetery this March for the annual Spring Spirit Stroll! This guided walking tour through Riverside features actors portraying Macon’s most famous (and infamous) former residents sharing their incredible stories. You just can’t make this stuff up!Find out more »
Oct 18-20, 6pm - 8:30pm each day, Oct 21 4pm - 6pm. Oct 25-27, 6pm - 8:30pm each day, Oct 28 4pm - 6pm. Purchase...Find out more »
Join Riverside Cemetery for National Wreaths Across America Day December 15, 2018 Each December on National Wreaths Across America Day, our mission to Remember, Honor...Find out more »
Stroll through time at Historic Riverside Cemetery's Spring Spirit Stroll, a guided walking tour of this historic cemetery and meet costumed actors at graveside during...Find out more »
Stroll among a Victorian rural garden, an oasis of greenery and calm in the midst of a bustling, modern Southern city in one of Georgia’s...Find out more »