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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

Tri-City Food Fight

Start date: November 16, 2018

End date: December 31, 2018

Tri-City Food Fight

Help celebrate the 10th anniversary edition of the Tri-City Food Fight.  Every year the Archway in Kearney competes with Grand Island’s Stuhr Museum and the Hastings Museum to see which organization can collect the most in food donations for area food pantries.  Make your contribution by dropping off non-perishable food items at the Archway anytime between November 16 and December 31 during our regular business hours.

You can also drop off food donations at the G.W. Frank Museum of History and Culture, Kearney Community Theater, Kearney Area Community Foundation, Kearney Area Chamber of Commerce, Kearney Area Children’s Museum, 1st United Methodist Church, the Merryman Performing Arts Center, the Nebraska Firefighter’s Museum, and the Trails and Rails Museum.

Archie’s Wildlife Adventure Camp

Date: January 16, 2019

Time: 8:00am - 3:00pm

Archie’s Wildlife Adventure Camp

Join us for an all-day wildlife adventure at the Archway.  Just because school is out today doesn’t mean children in grades K-5 can’t learn something and have fun doing it!  The Archway is teaming up with Bass Pro Shops/Cabela’s and the 4-H Extension office to offer a series of day camps when KPS students are out of school.  The $30 registration fee includes an entire day of activities and lunch is provided.  Pre-registration is required.  Call Jill Epley at the Archway at (308) 237-1000 for information and to sign-up, today!

Sponsored in part by Bass Pro Shops/Cabela’s, the 4-H Extension Office and Runza.

Archie’s Camping Adventure Camp

Date: February 27, 2019

Time: 8:00am - 3:00pm

Archie’s Camping Adventure Camp

Join us for an all-day camping adventure at the Archway.  Just because school is out today doesn’t mean children in grades K-5 can’t learn something and have fun doing it!  The Archway is teaming up with Bass Pro Shops/Cabela’s and the 4-H Extension office to offer a series of day camps when KPS students are out of school.  The $30 registration fee includes an entire day of activities and lunch is provided.  Pre-registration is required.  Call Jill Epley at the Archway at (308) 237-1000 for information and to sign-up, today!

Sponsored in part by Bass Pro Shops/Cabela’s, the 4-H Extension Office and, Runza.

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
  • 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.

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.