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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

Soda Fountain Sundae

Date: June 9, 2019

Time: 2:30pm

Soda Fountain Sundae

Smithsonian Institution recording artists Bob and Sheila Everhart return to the Archway with a program of traditional western and cowboy favorites.  Join us for this program of historical music of the pioneers and classic western tunes that you won’t want to miss.  Following the performance, join us for root beer floats served from our vintage soda fountain.  Admission to the musical performance is free.  Donations for root beer floats are welcome.

Archie’s Victorian Era Adventure Day-Camp

Start date: June 10, 2019

End date: June 13, 2019

Time: 1:00pm - 5:00pm

Archie’s Victorian Era Adventure Day-Camp

Part of the Archway’s Day Camping Through The Decades program, Archie’s Victorian Era Adventure Day-Camp combines a little history with a lot of fun.  Participants will meet historical characters from the period 1890-1910, learn to play Victorian Era games and enjoy crafts and group activities.  Day Camping Through the Decades is designed for students in grades K-5.  The cost is $35/student.

To register, call Jill at (308) 237-1000

Jim Salestrom: Tribute to Buffalo Bill

Start date: June 13, 2019

End date: June 16, 2019

Time: 1:00pm and 3:00pm each day

Jim Salestrom: Tribute to Buffalo Bill

Join us for a Tribute to Buffalo Bill performed by Kearney’s own Jim Salestrom.  This multi-media presentation includes songs from the Buffalo Bill era, images from his Wild West Show, and stories about the internationally acclaimed showman Buffalo Bill Cody.  Admission to the performance is $10/each. Student admission is $7/each.  Tickets will be available for purchase at the door.

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.