Upcoming Events

May 21 10:30 AM

Historic Walking Tour season opens

“The Deering Neighborhood”

Sat/Sun thru Oct. 10:30 AM and 2:00PM

 May 30  2:00PM

3rd Annual Memorial Day Procession


The purpose of this annual program is to honor fallen veterans and raise awareness of the original traditions of Memorial Day.  The Friends of Evergreen have created a dignified event with participants such as the our local veterans, the Woodfords VFW Color Guard, a symbolic black riderless horse, Girl Scouts, Boy Scouts, neighborhood girls as flower girls, Claddagh Mohr bagpipers, City Councilors, and our local historian Herb Adams.  The crowds along the route (Stevens Avenue from Deering High School to the chapel in Evergreen) increase from year to year as community involvement and appreciation continues to grow.

June 2   4pm – 6pm

Portland Prohibition & Evergreen

Author Talk –Liquid Riot

June 3   4pm – 6pm

Temperance Tea & Talk

Commemoration of the 165th Anniversary of the signing of the Maine Law

Neal Dow House

June 14  5:30PM

25th Annual Meeting & Celebration

Woodfords Club 

September 16   TBD

An Evening with the Baxters

December 11   TBD

Remembrance Day


Find us

Evergreen Cemetery is located at 672 Stevens Avenue in Portland, Maine. Get directions and cemetery hours here.

Older Adult Tours

If you are part of a retirement or assisted living community and would like to have a tour of Evergreen Cemetery, let us know.

We schedule a special 2 hour program begins with a slide presentation in Wilde Memorial Chapel followed by a vehicular tour for groups of 8-10 people narrated by one of our many Docents.

Please email us at friendsofevergreen@gmail.com to schedule a tour!