Arvada Elks

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The Arvada Elks Lodge #2278 is celebrating 152 years of the (BPOE) Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks.

Due to Covid regulations and restrictions, the Lodge is temporarily closed. The Lodge will open Saturday, November 28th with limited hours. No food or drink can be consumed inside the Lodge. This is a very difficult time for all, please contact and Officer or Board Member if you have any questions. The health and safety of our Members and Community is a priority. 

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.

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

Special Fundraiser Events

Did You Know… 

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 us. For more information visit

Shop at King Soopers and help Arvada Elks 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.

Thank you for supporting our Lodge!

Latest News

Volunteers Needed and Lodge Opening!

Arvada Lodge Members, we need your help again to get ready for the limited opening of our Lodge! We will be having a MOVING IN PARTY Saturday, September 19th at 8:00am. The more help we have, the sooner it will be done, and all help will be greatly appreciated. It may...

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Grand Exalted Ruler Visits Arvada Lodge

This afternoon Grand Exalted Ruler Paul Ryan and his wife Stacy squeezed in a brief stop at the Arvada Elks Lodge to review the progress of the our Lodge Construction. It was a short visit but a great opportunity to talk about how we support the Arvada Community and...

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Volunteers Needed!

Arvada Lodge Members, we need your help to get ready for the limited opening of our Lodge! There are many things to do from hanging TV’s, hanging Elk mounts, moving/cleaning tables and chairs, etc. If you are able to help, it will be greatly appreciated. Plan on...

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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