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International Overdose Awareness Day

August 31, 2023 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Thursday, August 31st is International Overdose Awareness Day and the City of St. Joseph has put together a night for remembrance of those lost to overdose.

The event begins at 7 pm at Felix Street Square with a proclamation from Mayor Josendale, followed by an open mic at 7:10 where people can honor their loved ones and share stories of hope & inspiration.

At 8 pm there will be a invocation and a circle of light.

Attendees are asked to bring lawn chairs.

There will be a table for people to place photos and mementos of those who have lost their lives to overdose, a memorial rock painting station, educational booths, and there will be free items like a pin, mask, lanyard, and flashlight while supplies last.


August 31, 2023
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm


Coleman Hawkins Park
713 Felix
St Joseph, MO 64501 United States
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