List of Events for November and December

We will have a *SPECIAL* Wednesday Night Karaoke on November 26th at 8PM.

Every Friday, Fish fry Except the weeks of Thanksgiving and Christmas, 3p-8p, 344-7195

MEAT SHOOT Every SUNDAY IN NOVEMBER. 12:30pm to 3:30PM 2TH, 9th, 16th, 23th, and 30th.

The second and fourth Sunday of every month: Dance sponsored by “MUSIC”.
Doors open at 5PM. Starts at 6p, lessons are available, Tony Gennaro 314-865-2500.

5th, Board meeting 7PM
5th, Member’s meeting 8PM
7th COSMIC BINGO CHS Booster Club Jacob Post 623-8062
11th Veteran’s Day, we’re open
20th Quarter Auction to benefit Toys for Tots, Diane 345-7516
21st A Night at the mouse races!!! Maryville Redbirds Baseball 2015 Team Fundraiser. 618-531-5827 (Please see below for further information.)
22nd Trivia fundraiser to help with the cost of a new service dog Violette Nance 806-4095
27th THANKSGIVING CLOSED (No Fish Fry this week)

3th, Board meeting 7PM
3th, Member’s meeting 8PM
6th Raiders Football banquet Lindsey 363-1314
25th CHRISTMAS CLOSED (No Fish Fry this week.)

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A Night at the Mouse Races!!! Maryville Redbirds Baseball 2015 Team Fundraiser – Nov. 21st 2014

A Night at the Mouse Races!!! Maryville Redbirds Baseball 2015 Team Fundraiser. 618-531-5827

Come Out and join us for a night of fun, entertainment and luck.
All proceeds will benefit the maryville Redbirds Baseball Organization for the 2015 Season.

Thank you in advance for supporting local Youth Sports!

When:Friday November 21st.

Where: Collinsville V.F.W. Post 5691
1234 Vandalia
Collinsville, IL 62234

Doors open at 6:00PM


Single $20
Couple $30
Name a Mouse $5
Race Sponsor $100

Cash Bar will be available

Please see attached flyer for further details….

A Night at the Mouse Races!!! Nov21st VFW 001

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VFW Fish Fry Post 5691 – Every Friday !!!!!

VFW Post 5691 VFW Fish Fry – Friday

Where 1234 Vandalia St. Collinsville, IL

When From 3:00PM to 8:00PM.

Eat in or Carry out

Food Tilapia , Catfish, Cod , Shrimp, Chicken Strips. Sides Hush Puppies, French Fries, Onion Rings, Stewed Tomatoes, Mac & Cheese, and Baked Beans. $8.25 Plate $6.25 Sandwich $1.25 Sides

Any other questions please call 6183447195 or Email to (Please note: Menu Items and/or prices may change without notice.)


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Video Gaming is HERE!!

We now have Video Gaming at the VFW. Available from noon to close every day.

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Hall Rentals

We have 2 halls available for rent.

The small hall holds 100 people.
Great for business meetings, family events and other occasions.
Private entrance
Private restroom’s
Handicapped accessible.

The large hall holds 300 people.
Large wood floor dance floor.
Private Bar
Rental rates
Call for quote

Please contact our manager from 8am-noon daily for availability. We can customize a package to make your event truly memorable.


Members may be eligible to receive discounted rates.

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OUR MISSION:To foster camaraderie among United States veterans of overseas conflicts. To serve our veterans, the military, and our communities. To advocate on behalf of all veterans.

OUR VISION: Ensure that veterans are respected for their service, always receive their earned entitlements, and are recognized for the sacrifices they and their loved ones have made on behalf of this great country.


  • Always put the interests of our members first
  • Treat donors as partners in our cause
  • Promote patriotism
  • Honor military service
  • Ensure the care of veterans and their families
  • Serve our communities
  • Promote a positive image of the VFW
  • Respect the diversity of veteran opinions
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FYI Maritime Industry Jobs for Veterans be Aware of the Dangers.

The maritime industry has recently started looking to military Veterans to fill certain job positions, given the skills and strong work ethic that many Veterans posses. However, maritime jobs come with some potential dangers.

The article on this site aimed at making Veterans aware of the dangers involved in maritime jobs. The maritime industry can provide some great opportunities for Veterans, but make sure they are aware of the risks.

Please check out the article here:

VFW Post 5691
Judge Advocate Rich Spiker

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