Arvada Elks

Adding value to our community since 1963

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The Arvada Elks Lodge #2278 was chartered on March 31, 1963

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.  Please check the EVENTS page for the most up to date information.


Members and Their Guests  Welcome

Every 2nd and 4th Wednesday

(6:30pm – 9:00pm)

Friday Music

Members and Their Guests Welcome

Every Friday

(starting at 6:30)

Auxiliary Breakfast

Members and Their Guests Welcome

3rd Sunday Every Month (excluding July)

(8:30am – 10:30am)

Over 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 2019

Special Fundraiser Events

Elk and Deer Hide Donations Wanted

The Veterans Leather Program relies on the charity of hunters across the nation to donate hides so they can be turned into leather used for therapy programs for recovering veterans. Arvada Elks is accepting donations of hides, please contact Dan Daigle, 303-429-2246 or For more information visit

A Night in Monte Carlo Charity Fundraiser for Members and their Guests

Saturday, November 19th
Doors open at 5:30pm
Casino play 6:00pm – 9:00pm
4 Black Jack tables, 3 Poker tables, Craps table, Roulette table
Raffles & Auctions 9:00pm -10:00pm
1 Night stay in Black Hawk with food and play credit, Golf package, Jewelry, theme gift baskets and more!
$20 per person – includes hors d’oeuvres until 7:00pm, 5 raffle tickets and $2,000 in play money. Additional play money $10 per $1,000.
Tickets available on Wednesday night at the Queen of Hearts table or purchase at the door the night of the event.

Ongoing Fundraisers

If you shop at King Soopers, you can help the Lodge earn cash rewards!  Sign up / log on at or with the King Soopers app.  (You will need your email and loyalty card to sign up)

Go to MY ACCOUNT, then SAVING AND REWARDS.  Look for COMMUNITY REWARDS,  Choose ENROLL NOW,  Use the FIND AN ORGANIZATION and Search for ARVADA ELKS #2278 (organization number WT896, category Civic Organizations),  When that comes up, choose ENROLL.

Buy a Brick or Tile –

Thank you for supporting our Lodge!

Latest News

Lodge Secretary Christy Bettis #1

Arvada Elks Secretary Christy Bettis was presented with the award for being number one in the state of Colorado for recruiting and reinstating members into the Elks organization. Congratulations Christy and thank you for all you do for our Lodge!    

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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