Official Statement from the Collinsville VFW

Thank you for all the calls, emails and concern about the Collinsville VFW. At the completion of Lent, the Friday fish fry’s at the VFW Post 5691 will conclude.  We appreciate the community’s support over the years and the tireless efforts put forth by the volunteers to make the fish fry a success. There are no other impacts or changes with the operations of the post.

The VFW is not closing and is committed to our mission.

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

Xtreme Bar Bingo Tuesday, March 20

XTREME Fun & Free Bar Bingo!

Every Tuesday night starting at 7:00 P.M.

No purchase required and NO cover charge! Must be 21 to play.

Nightly prizes with Cash JACKPOT starting at $500

Jackpot increases $250 each week

X-Treme Bar Bingo is fun and FREE. Bingo consists of 9 games of bingo played at various locations nightly, winners awarded cash and prizes.

Glo Bingo Benefiting the Collinsville Raiders Friday, March 23

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Friday, March 23, 2018

Doors Open at 6:00 PM, Raffle starts at 7:00 PM.

1234 Vandalia Street
Collinsville, IL 62234

$20 per person in advance or $25 at the door.  Includes 6 Bingo cards, glow hat and glow dabber.  $5 per additional 6 Bingo cards.

  • Cash Bar
  • Bring your own snacks or enjoy some VFW Fish from the fish fry(until 8 pm)!
  • Barrel O’Booze
  • Lotto Tree

Over $1000 in Cash Prizes!!!  50/50 Raffle, Silent Auction

For reservations contact Lindsey Sykes @ 618.363.1314 or Cori Hursey @ 618.406.0778.

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Please no outside drinks, but snacks are welcome!

Must be 18 or Older to Attend!


M.U.S.I.C. Dance Club March 25 – Want dance lessons?

Let’s Celebrate!  M.U.S.I.C. Dance Club will be at the VFW on Sunday, March 25 –  you too can join them!

March 25
Doors Open at 5:00 p.m.
Lessons – 5:30 p.m.
Open Dancing 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.
$5.00 – Members and Sister Clubs
$10.00 for Non-Members

Dance to the tunes of D.J.’s…

M.U.S.I.C. Dance Club will continue to meet every 2nd and 4th Sunday of the month at the Collinsville VFW…