Wreaths Across America


Remember the Fallen...Honor those who Serve...Teach our children the value of Freedom.

Every December, the City of Brighton joins Wreaths Across America in honoring fallen military members by placing a wreath on the graves of veterans at Elmwood and Fairview Cemetery. The City of Brighton Cemeteries Wreaths Across America Day ceremony will be December 17, 2022 at 10:00 AM at the Veteran's Memorial located at 14800 Brighton Rd., Brighton, CO 80601.

Sponsorships start at $15 per wreath and are customizable to the number of wreaths you'd like to sponsor. To sponsor a wreath(s), click here (City of Brighton fundraising code CO0149). The deadline for wreath purchases for Wreaths Across America Day for 2022 will be November 30, 2022.

Volunteers will be helping to lay the wreaths on Saturday, December 17, 2022. If you are interested in volunteering, please call Julie Meketuk at 303-655-2090. COVID-19 restrictions at the time will apply. 

If you have any questions, please contact Rhiannon Natali at rnatali@brightonco.gov or Julie Meketuk at jmeketuk@brightonco.gov. 

Thank you so much for supporting Elmwood Cemetery and Wreaths Across America!

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