Free Flu shots for Vets! Plus List of Events for Nov. and far for 2015!!

Veterans Day 2015

Attention Free Flu shots for Veterans! Please see the Manager (Tom) for a voucher.

free flu shots

If you need a free certified copy of your DD214. Amy Meyer (Madison County Recorder) has provided a link with more information about that if needed.


Every Friday, Fish fry, 3p-8p, 344-7195 PLEASE NOTE PRICE CHANGES!!!!!

M.U.S.I.C. Dance Club sponsors a public dance that meets at the VFW on the 2nd & 4th Sunday of every month. Everyone is welcome. NO partner is required. For more information, check their website: Contact Laurie Nichols or any Board Member for more details on the follow link.

PLEASE NOTE: VFW post dues are now due for the regular VFW membership ($36.00) and the VFW Men’s Auxiliary ($25.00). Can either bring it in or mail it.

22th Sun Meat Shoot
26th Thanksgiving – CLOSED
27th Fri Fish Fry
27th Fri. Cosmic Bingo by the Hollywood Heights Fire Dept. (Please see flyer further below for more information.)
28th Professional Wrestling. – Tickets available at the VFW.

2nd Wed. 7PM VFW Committee meetings
2nd Wed. 7:30PM VFW Board Meeting
2nd Wed. 8PM VFW Member Meeting

16th Sat Cosmic Bingo by the Pride Booster Club, Doors open at 6, bingo starts at 7PM. For Tickets call Brandy at 972-6926.

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Nov. 27th. Cosmic Bingo! by Hollywood Heights Fire Dept.

Please Click on Flyer below for more Information…


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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.

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 9am to close Monday thru Saturday. noon to close every Sunday.


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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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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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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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