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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 JILL EPLEY 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

Barn Quilt Painting Workshop

Date: August 4, 2019

Time: 2:00pm - 5:00pm

Barn Quilt Painting Workshop

The Archway hosts Rustic Mill and Craft’s Barn Quilt Painting Workshop.  Spend an enjoyable afternoon painting a beautiful barn quilt block for outdoor display.  Make a big impression with the 2′ x 2′, 3′ x 3′, or 4′ x 4′ size.  The instructors use top of the line materials and put the grid on your quilt block to make painting it a breeze.  Many different designs are available.  Reserve your place in the workshop now by clicking the link on the left side of this page.

Soda Fountain Sundae

Date: August 11, 2019

Time: 2:30pm

Soda Fountain Sundae

In this presentation, veteran performer Caryl Harvey assumes the role of Sarah Oliver Whitney and recounts the hardships, sacrifices, and the ultimate rewards of her family’s journey from Decatur, Illinois, to Oregon on the Oregon Trail.  Sometimes dramatic, sometimes light hearted, this presentation brings the Oregon Trail adventure to life.

Following the performance, join us for root beer floats served from our vintage soda fountain.  Admission to the performance is free. Donations for root beer floats are welcome.

 

Soda Fountain Sundae

Date: November 10, 2019

Time: 2:30pm

Soda Fountain Sundae

Join us for some great, old-fashioned barbershop harmony when the Archway welcomes the Habitat for Harmony Quartet for Soda Fountain Sundae.

Following the performance, join us for root beer floats served from our vintage soda fountain.  Admission to the performance is free.  Donations for root beer floats are welcome.

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 a variety of meeting spaces available for business meetings and receptions, family reunions, weddings and celebrations.

Contact Archway Event Coordinator Jill Epley at (877) 511-2724 or jepley@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, receptions and celebrations
  • Seats up to 150 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 meetings, weddings, family picnics 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 Jill Epley by email or call (877) 511-2724  for more information.

Archway Campus

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Archway Shop

Find unique Nebraska made products in our shop.