Organized by the Friends of Laurel Hill, all proceeds from these major events benefit the Friends, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization dedicated to the preservation of our historic cemeteries – Laurel Hill East and Laurel Hill West.

Call for Artists: 2023 Fringe Festival

Laurel Hill East will serve as a 2023 Fringe Festival Hub. Artists working in any performance genre who are interested in partnering with the Friends of Laurel Hill should apply by April 7th. We want to hear from you if you feel Laurel Hill East would be a good home for your Fringe show! For more information please read the information packet below, or email

Into the Veil


The Gravediggers’ Ball is the biggest annual fundraiser for the Friends of Laurel Hill, and proceeds from this event support our work as a 501(c)(3) nonprofit charitable organization.


Organized by the Friends of Laurel Hill, the Rest in Peace 5K is the premier Halloween costumed Run in the region!

Market of the

The Market of the Macabre is the ultimate collection of unusual antiques, oddities, and handmade goods. Visitors have the opportunity to suit their morbid curiosity by shopping amongst the setting of our historic tombstones.