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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

Tri-City Food Fight

Start date: December 1, 2022
End date: December 31, 2022
All-day event
Location: The Archway
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Join the Tri-City Food Fight against the Stuhr Museum and Hastings Museum! Starting December 1st through December 31st, please bring donations of non-perishable food to the Archway and help to care for our neighbors in need. All donations are distributed to to local food pantries. Drop off your donations in the Archway lobby during regular hours Mon-Sat 9-5, and Sun 12-5.

Winter Wonderland

Date: December 4, 2022
Time: 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: The Archway
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Join us for a magical Christmas event that the whole family will love.   Enjoy a Candy Cane Hunt, a variety of Reindeer Games, Cookie Decorating, and create a Gingerbread House.  Get in the holiday spirit with live Christmas music from the UNK Flute Choir. Have a warm drink at the Hot Cocoa Bar and take a family holiday photo in our giant snow globe.

Santa will be here so, be sure to bring your camera and your Christmas wish list. We will also be accepting donations of non-perishable food items for the Tri-City Food Fight. The cost for Winter Wonderland is $5/person.  Tickets are available at the door. To register in advance, click on the link to the left.

Archie Camp – Secret Agent

Date: February 15, 2023
Time: 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location: The Archway
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Psst! Pssssst! Yeah, you! The super-secret spy meeting is about to begin. Join Archie’s team of Secret Agents in Training and you’ll learn how to make invisible ink, write codes, find fingerprints and other skills too secret to talk about right now. All agents in training will be provided snacks and lunch. Don’t miss your chance to become a super sleuth with Archie! Designed for K-5th grade students. Registration required.

Archie Camp – Yum Yums and Num Nums

Date: March 10, 2023
Time: 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location: The Archway
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All the great adventures this year have made Archie very hungry! It’s time to take a break and chow down on some great homemade snacks. We’ll learn to make frozen banana bites, apple doughnuts, no-bake cinnamon rolls and other yummy delights. You’ll be ready to amaze your family when you go home with a recipe book and chef’s hat! Of course, we’ll sample our creations for both lunch and snack time! Designed for K-5th grade students. Let’s get cookin’!! Registration required.

Archie Camp – Ahoy!

Date: April 6, 2023
Time: 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location: The Archway
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Ahoy!- Its almost time for Archie to set sail on his summer break. Come help Archie get ready to sail away. We will learn about the nature of water, tides and currents. We’ll build and race our own miniature boats while our friends at Kearny Paddle Sports demonstrate kayaks on the Archway pond. Don’t miss our last Archie Camp of the school year! As always, we’ll share lunch and snacks with Archie before saying bon voyage! Designed for K-5th grade students. Registration Required.

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

Find unique Nebraska made products in our shop.