Arvada Elks

Adding value to our community since 1963

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The Arvada Elks Lodge #2278 is celebrating 150 years of the (BPOE) Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks. 

Ongoing Events

Most of our events require an active membership to the Arvada Elks. Guests may be invited, but in most cases must by accompanied by an Arvada Elk member.

Bar Bingo

Members and Their Guests  Welcome

Every 2nd and 4th Wednesday

(6:30pm – 9:00pm)

Dinner Time!

Members and Their Guests Welcome

Every Friday

(5pm – 7:30pm)

Ladies Auxiliary Breakfast

Members and Their Guests Welcome

3rd Sunday Every Month

(8:30am – 11am)

Nearly 1,000 Arvada Elks Members!

The Arvada Elks are always welcoming new members!

Famous Elks

Presidents: Famous Members:
  • John F. Kennedy
  • Gerald Ford
  • Harry Truman
  • Franklin D. Rosevelt
  • Dwight D. Eisenhower
  • Clint Eastwood
  • Ben Affleck
  • George Patton
  • Buffalo Bill
  • Vince Lombardi
  • Mickey Mantle

Years In Business

Arvada Lodge Members

Millions of Dollars Elks Raised in 2017

Respect your efforts, respect yourself. Self-respect leads to self-discipline. When you have both firmly under your belt, that's real power.

– Clint Eastwood, Elks Member

Success is how high you bounce when you hit bottom.

– George S. Patton, Elks Member

Special Fundraiser Events

The Traveling Vietnam Wall is coming to Arvada June 20-23, 2019

The Arvada Elks along with the Vietnam Veterans of America and Faith Bible Chapel are raising funds to help pay the $10,000 cost of travel. The wall will be on display at Faith Bible Chapel.
The Arvada Elks Veteran Service Committee is asking for donations in exchange for Challenge Coins recognizing America’s Veterans to help offset the cost.
Challenge Coins are $10.00 each. ALL proceeds go to support Bringing the Wall to Arvada. Coins are available through Pete Frank and the Veterans Service Committee. 303-748-3223

Pancake Breakfast to Benefit Arvada Community Table

Join us for an all you can eat Pancake, Eggs & Sausage Breakfast benefiting the Arvada Community Food Bank/Community Table.
Sunday, April 7th ~ 8:30-11:00 AM
All you can eat $6.00 per person, child (7 & under) $3.00
Open to the Public, invite your family, friends & neighbors!
We are accepting on behalf of the food bank, donations of personal care items; shampoo, soap, toothpaste, diapers, etc. Visit for a list of items needed.

Latest News

District Deputy Initiation at Arvada Elks

Friday, March 29th at 7:00pm will be the District Deputy’s Initiation at our Lodge. Friday Dinner will be served from 5:30-7:00, with music in the Social Quarters around 8:00-11:00.  Non-Members and Guests are invited to enjoy our Social Quarters.  ALL MEMBERS WHO ARE...

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AHS Donation

Arvada Elks Lodge made a donation to Arvada High School that will allow their math department to purchase 28 graphing calculators!

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CONG Poker Run at Arvada Elks

On February 12, 2019 Arvada Elks ENF Grant Writer Bob Plamondon and Veteran Chair Pete Frank meet with the Colorado National Guard Family Assistance Program Board of Directors to present them a check for $2500. The money for this donation came partially from the Elks...

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