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Spanning I-80 at Exit 275, the Archway offers a unique historical exhibit that brings American history to life and so much more.

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EVENTS

The Archway presents entertaining and educational events all year round. See the schedule below for coming events or create your own event at the Archway. Make your next event really special. Contact Amber Clement by email or call (877) 511-2724 to find out how.

Join us for upcoming events or plan your own event at the Archway.

Upcoming Events

Let’s Fly a Kite

Date: July 21, 2022
Time: 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Location: The Archway
LETS FLY A KITE!

Let’s fly a kite! Join us for a fun day of building, decorating, and flying your own kite! Learn how to fly your kite correctly and safely and then take it home to keep the fun going! Enjoy a meal of hotdogs, chips, lemonade, and popsicles! Ticket price of 12 per child! Registration is required!

Soda Fountain Sundae – Deborah Greenblatt

Date: July 24, 2022
Time: 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: The Archway
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Join us for a FREE event! Deborah Greenblatt presents James Whitecomb Riley, the Riddling Childrens Poet. Following the program, join us for root beer floats. Presented with the support of Humanities Nebraska.

Fishing with First Responders – Reels and Rescues

Date: July 26, 2022
Time: 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Nebraska Firefighters Museum Pond
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Come fishing with us and your local First Responders at the Nebraska Firefighters Museum’s pond! No experience required and we offer all of the fishing equipment needed. AT&T Wireless will also be providing food for the day. Just come out and join us in conjunction with EMS and AirCare!

Summerfest – A Family Celebration

Date: July 30, 2022
Time: 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Location: The Archway
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Gather family and friends together to join us for Summerfest! We’ll have a bounce house, trackless train ride, giant slide, bungy trampoline, food trucks, and so much more! A group ticket for Summerfest covers admission for groups of 2-4 people for $25.

Click the link to the left to register.

Soda Fountain Sundae – Dan Holtz

Date: August 21, 2022
Time: 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: The Archway
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Join us for a FREE event at the Archway! Dan Holtz presents Nebraska Through Song and Story. Following the program, join us for root beer floats. Presented with the support of Humanities Nebraska.

Halloweenfest

Date: October 23, 2022
Time: 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: The Archway
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Join us as we partner with Kearney Park and Recreation for the family-friendly afternoon packed with Halloween fun! Paint a funny face on a pumpkin, race through the creepy obstacle course, try your hand at the spooky carnival games and enjoy a festive day! The cost is $5/person. Pre-registration is not required but is encouraged. Purchase tickets at Archway.org/events.

Why the Archway

The Archway’s unique setting and easy access to I-80 provide a one-of-a-kind venue for your business meeting or family celebration.

We have space available for business meetings and receptions, family reunions, weddings, graduations, and celebrations.

Contact Archway Event Coordinator Amber Clement at (877) 511-2724 or aclement@archway.org for information about making your next meeting or event really special at the Archway.

Archway Theater

  • Ideal for meetings of 20-30
  • Projector, screen, audio system available
  • Catering is available
  • Alcohol cannot be served without appropriate licensing. Licensing will be secured through your caterer. Allow at least 6 weeks for the licensing process.

Platte River Room

  • Meetings, weddings, graduations, and celebrations
  • Seats up to 120 people
  • Vintage soda fountain available
  • Big-screen TVs, podium, audio system available
  • Catering is available
  • Alcohol cannot be served without appropriate licensing. Licensing will be secured through your caterer. Allow at least 6 weeks for the licensing process.

Archway Picnic Shelter

  • Outdoor weddings, family reunions, and celebrations
  • Seats up to 150
  • Charcoal grills are provided
  • Catering is available

Book Your Event Today

Rent a space at the Archway for your private event.

Contact Amber Clement by email or call (877) 511-2724  for more information.

Archway Campus

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Archway Shop

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