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Monday, August 20, 2018 — All Day

Register for Free Educational Classes about Alzheimer’s

Register by today for two free educational classes about Alzheimer’s and related diseases August 21st at Mercy Medical Center presented by the Alzheimer’s Association. The first class, 3:00pm to 4:30pm “Understanding Alzheimer’s Disease” ad the second class, 4:30pm to 6:00pm “Understanding and Responding to Dementia Related Behaviors”. Please call 1-800-272-3900 or visit www.alz.org/iowa.

Tuesday, August 21, 2018 — 3:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Peosta Park Fundraiser Picnic

A Peosta Park Fundraiser Picnic with Burgers, hotdogs and ice cream will be held in the parking lot of Fidelity Bank and Trust, 200 Peosta Street, Peosta. View pictures of the new park and learn more about the park development.

Tuesday, August 21, 2018 — 4:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Dubuque Area Chamber Event at ARC

Join the Dubuque Area Chamber at Area Residential Care for their Ribbon Cutting at 4:30pm and Business after Hours event from 5:00m to 7:00pm. They are located at 2255 Kennedy Circle.

Tuesday, August 21, 2018 — 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Community-Oriented Policing or “C.O.P.” Hot Dog Roast in Jackson Park.

The Community-Oriented Policing or “C.O.P.” Hot Dog Roast will be held in Jackson Park. The “Rec N Roll” trailer will be there to allow everyone of all ages to come out, play games, listen to music and have fun with the Dubuque Police Department .

Thursday, August 23, 2018 — 11:30 am - 3:00 pm

Blood Drive at Hills and Dales

A Blood Drive will be held at Hills and Dales Residential Center, 1011 Davis Street. Please bring a photo ID.

Saturday, August 25, 2018 — 8:15 am

The Annual Hooley Hustle 5K Run & Walk

In partnership with the Irish Hooley, the Dubuque Jaycees present the Annual Hooley Hustle 5K Run & Walk along the Dubuque Jaycee Trail and Mississippi River. The kids Fun Run begins 8:15am and the 5K Run and Walk, and 10K begin at 8:30am.

Saturday, August 25, 2018 — 9:30 am - 12:00 pm

Dubuque Chorale Children’s Choir Interviews

The Dubuque Chorale Children’s Choir will be holding Voice Placement Interviews for students interested in joining the choir for the 2018-19 season. Students should be going into 4th, 5th, or 6th grade. For more information you can go to http://www.dubuquechorale.org/join/cchoirauditions.html

Saturday, August 25, 2018 — 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

“Doggie Dip” at Flora Pool

The Dubuque Leisure Services Department will hold the annual “Doggie Dip” at Flora Pool. The schedule: 10:00am to 11:00am: Dogs 30 lbs and smaller. 11:30am to 12:30pm: Dogs 31 to 60 lbs. and 1:00pm to 2:00pm: Dogs 61 lbs. and larger.

Saturday, August 25, 2018 — 12:00 pm

Irish Hooley

The Irish Hooley will be held at Dubuque Star Brewery, Port of Dubuque. Gates open at noon and the opening march begins at 12:10pm. (Tickets are $12 at the gate, with $2 off advance tickets available at Shamrock Imports, Premier Bank, Family Beer & Liquor Store, Happy’s Place, and Butt’s Florist. Children 10 and under are free entry)

Saturday, August 25, 2018 — 1:00 pm

Central Park Nature Center Event

Join the Jones County Naturalist for some sowbug fun in the Central Park Nature Center Lower Level. For more information visit jonescountyiowa .org/events-programs or call Michele at (319)481- 7987.

Saturday, August 25, 2018 — 1:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Potosi Brewfest

Potosi Brewfest will be held at the Holiday Gardens Event Center, Potosi, WI. There will be More than 60 vendors, live music & food. All proceeds will benefit the Potosi Foundation. Tickets are on sale now at https://bit.ly/2JEzUOo.

Saturday, August 25, 2018 — 2:00 pm

Great River Threshers Truck and Tractor Pull

The 3rd annual Great River Threshers Truck and Tractor Pull will be held on the Thresher’s Grounds in Miles, Iowa. This event is also a benefit for Jim Jess. Food will be available for purchase.

Saturday, August 25, 2018 — 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Mopars on the Mississippi Saturday Night Cruise-In

The Mopars on the Mississippi Saturday Night Cruise-In will be held at the Dubuque County Fairgrounds. All car makes are welcome. Stop in for music and food and you can also pre-register for the Sunday Car Show. (more info at mighty Mississippi mopars.com)

Sunday, August 26, 2018 — 8:00 am - 3:00 pm

Mopars on the Mississippi Car Show and Swap Meet

The 22nd annual Mopars on the Mississippi Car Show and Swap Meet will be held at the Dubuque County Fairgrounds. There will be 39 classes on display. Tickets are $3 with a portion of the proceeds going to a local volunteer Fire Department. (more info at mighty Mississippi mopars.com )

Sunday, August 26, 2018 — 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Craft Panel Discussion with Special Guest Carol Sauvion

The Dubuque Museum of Art welcomes Carol Sauvion, creator and Producer/Director of the award-winning PBS series “Craft in America”. He will participate in a panel discussion around making a living and a life in craft. Free Admission

Sunday, August 26, 2018 — 3:00 pm

Annual Father Samuel Mazzuchelli Memorial Mass and Dinner

The annual Father Samuel Mazzuchelli Memorial Mass and Dinner will be held at, at St. Patrick Church, Benton, Wis. The public is invited to attend the day’s events sponsored by the Father Mazzuchelli Assembly 1202 Fourth Degree Knights of Columbus, Lancaster, Wis.

Tuesday, August 28, 2018 — 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

B2wins

“B2wins” – Brazilian twins Walter and Wagner- will perform at the University of Dubuque’s Heritage Center. To purchase tickets visit dbq.edu/HeritageCenter, stop by the Farber Box Office or call (563) 585.SHOW (7469).

Thursday, August 30, 2018 — 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

“Drinks with DaVinci” at River Museum

The National Mississippi River Museum and Aquarium will host “Drinks with Da Vinci” at the Museum’s River Center. Tour the Da Vinci exhibit, sample wines and light refreshments. More information at rivermuseum .com/davinci

Friday, August 31, 2018 — 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Epworth Gun Club Steak Fry

The Epworth Gun Club is hosting a Steak Fry. Tickets are $15 and are available at the door or by calling (563) 590-3911.

Saturday, September 1, 2018 — All Day

“Heroes for History Stair Challenge”

Today is the registration deadline to take part in the 3rd annual “Heroes for History Stair Challenge” 5K competitive Run/Fun Walk on Galena’s iconic Green Street staircase to be held on Saturday, September 8th. Go to History5k.org to register. (Net proceeds from will be split between the Historical Society and Galena-based first responder agencies.)

Saturday, September 1, 2018 — 11:00 am - 2:00 pm

“The Magic Calendar”

The Fever River Puppeteers’ production of “The Magic Calendar” will be performed at  11:00am and 2:00pm at the Hazel Green Opera House, 2130 Main St., Hazel Green, WI.

Saturday, September 1, 2018 — 12:00 pm

“Walk with a Veteran”

The American Legion Post #6 is holding “Walk with a Veteran” – a one-mile round-trip walk which will begin and end at the Legion Hall located at 1306 Delhi St. After the walk, watch the Iowa football game with free hotdogs, chips and refreshments. Sign up at the Legion Post #6, email robertfelderman@gmail.com, or on their Facebook page. (Donations from this event will be contributed to the University of Iowa Children’s Hospital.)

Saturday, September 1, 2018 — 1:00 pm

Central Park Nature Center Event

Join the Jones County Naturalist at the Central Park Nature Center to try your skill at catching and tagging monarch butterflies. Bring your own butterfly net or borrow one. For more information call Michele at (319)481- 7987 or go to jonescountyiowa .org/events-programs.

Sunday, September 2, 2018 — 3:00 pm

Air Force Musicians Free Performance

The USAF Band of Mid-America’s Hot Brass popular music ensemble will present a free concert in the band shell at Eagle Point Park. The concert will include popular music of today, favorites from past decades, jazz, country and patriotic classics.

Monday, September 3, 2018 — 2:00 pm

“The Magic Calendar”

The Fever River Puppeteers’ production of “The Magic Calendar” will be performed at  at the Hazel Green Opera House, 2130 Main St., Hazel Green, WI.

Tuesday, September 4, 2018 — 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm

New Horizions Band at Open Rehearsal

Dubuque’s New Horizons Band invites new members to join the ensemble for its Fall 2018/19 semester in Loras College’s Gallagher Hall. (Sponsored by the Northeast Iowa School of Music (NISOM), New Horizons Band is a non-auditioned performance ensemble for adults age 50 and over)

Tuesday, September 4, 2018 — 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Caregivers Support Group

A Caregivers Support Group will meet at Sinsinawa Mound. Sister Maryann Lucy, OP, a licensed professional counselor, will lead the group. If you have questions please call (608)748-4411 or visit sinsinawa.org/moundcenter. No registration required.

Thursday, September 6, 2018 — 6:30 pm

Community Conversation – “Understanding the Homeless”

St. Luke’s United Methodist Church/United Methodist Women will host the program “Understanding the Homeless” at 1199 Main Street. Local documentary film “Ghost People” will be shown. Guest speaker is Gwen Kirchhoff, Executive Director of Almost Home Guest House shelter/St. John’s Lutheran Church. (Donations accepted: deodorant, toothpaste, shampoo, shaving crème, plastic razors and regular size bars of soap)

Friday, September 7, 2018 — 9:30 am

Church Women United Human Rights Day Celebration

A Human Rights Day Celebration will be held at the Arboretum Visitor Center Porch @ 3800 Arboretum Drive. (9:30am Gathering, beverages. Music-Paula Welter, flute.
10:00 am Celebration & Program “Pacific Islanders in Dubuque: A Journey to Health”)

Friday, September 7, 2018 — 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm

“Dubuque and All That Jazz!”

Dubuque Main Street’s concert series “Dubuque and All That Jazz!” will be held in the Town Clock Plaza. Tonight’s performance will begin with the George Washington Middle School Jazz Band followed by The Lonely Goats.

Friday, September 7, 2018 — 5:30 pm

Monarch Release Party at the Osborne Nature Center

The Clayton County Conservation is planning a Monarch Release Party at the Osborne Nature Center. Following a short presentation, participants will have the opportunity to tag and release live monarchs.

Saturday, September 8, 2018 — 7:00 am - 11:00 pm

Galena Fire Department Events

The Galena Fire Department will hold their “Heroes for History Stair Climb 5K” on the Green Street staircase from 7:00am to 11:00am and will hold their annual fundraising Firefighter’s Dance from 4:00pm to 11:00pm at Post Office Square on Green Street in Galena. Admission is $4.

Saturday, September 8, 2018 — 8:00 am

Dubuque Walk to End Alzheimer’s

The Walk to End Alzheimer’s in Dubuque will begin at Medline /Bergfeld Recreation Area located at 900 Chavenelle Road. Registration begins at 8:00am. A ceremony will be held at 9:00am and the walk begins at 9:30am. For complete event information visit act.alz.org

Saturday, September 8, 2018 — 11:00 am - 2:00 pm

“The Magic Calendar”

The Fever River Puppeteers’ production of “The Magic Calendar” will be performed at  11:00am and 2:00pm at the Hazel Green Opera House, 2130 Main St., Hazel Green, WI.

Saturday, September 8, 2018 — 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Second Saturdays at DuMA

Join the Dubuque Museum of Art for free and family-oriented programming every second Saturday of the month. Today, the Schumacher Family Band will perform
bluegrass, gospel, blues, country and rock music — with bluegrass instruments.

 

Saturday, September 8, 2018 — 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Harvest Fest at Sinsinawa Mound

The second annual Harvest Fest at Sinsinawa Mound Collaborative will include farm tours, hay rides, and fun kid activities. Learn about the Collaborative Farm program and see how beginning farmers are getting their part-time farm business off the ground. Produce will be available for purchase directly from the farmers.

Sunday, September 9, 2018 — 8:00 am - 12:00 pm

Fly-In / Drive–in Breakfast and Open House

The EAA 327 Fly-In / Drive–in Breakfast and Open House will be held at the Dubuque Regional Airport.

Sunday, September 9, 2018 — 10:00 am

St Paul Lutheran’s Church Service, Block Party and Sunday School Kick-off

St Paul Lutheran’s Church Service, Block Party and Sunday School Kick-off will begin with an outdoor church service at 10:00am. The Festivities begin at 11:00am with games, drawings, a bounce house, free hot dogs, chips and drinks. (located at 2025 Jackson Street))

Monday, September 10, 2018 — 6:30 am - 8:00 pm

Dubuque Community String Orchestra at Open Rehearsal

Adult string players are invited to join the Dubuque Community String Orchestra with an open rehearsal in the Grand Oaks Room of Oak Park Place. (The Dubuque Community String Orchestra is a non-auditioned ensemble for adults of any age who play a string instrument. Sponsored by the Northeast Iowa School of Music)

Tuesday, September 11, 2018 — 9:00 am - 9:30 am

Baby & Me Tours at The Dubuque Museum of Art

Babies and their caregivers are welcome to participate in a 30-minute tour of the Dubuque Museum of Art exhibitions, focused on shapes, colors and textures. Baby and Me tours are offered every 2nd and 4th Tuesday of the month. Advance registration required. Register by calling the museum at 563-557-1851

Friday, September 14, 2018 — 4:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Center Grove United Methodist Church Pork Chop Dinner

Center Grove United Methodist Church will hold the annual Pork Chop Dinner. Tickets are $12 for adults and $4 for kids ages 6 to 12. (located at 3140 Brunskill Road)

Saturday, September 15, 2018 — 11:00 am - 7:00 pm

Dubuque Oktoberfest & Bier Tasting

Dubuque Oktoberfest and Bier Tasting will be held at A.Y. McDonald Park. Tickets are $5 for adults and free for children 10 and under. All proceeds will stay local – benefiting Camp Albrecht Acres in Sherrill, Iowa. This year, Dubuque Oktoberfest is partnering with the Benefit Classic Half Marathon and 5K hosted by the Mississippi Valley Running Association. All runners receive free admission to Dubuque Oktoberfest.

Saturday, September 15, 2018 — 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm

Movie at the Museum: Toy Story

In partnership with US Bank, the Dubuque Museum of Art presents a free screening of “Toy Story” at Washington Park.

Sunday, September 16, 2018 — 11:00 am - 3:00 pm

St. Francis de Sales Fall Festival

St. Francis de Sales will host their Fall Festival. A charcoal grilled chicken dinner will be served in air-conditioned dining room (adults: $10; children: $5; under 5, free. carry-outs available until 4:00pm $11).

Friday, September 21, 2018 — 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

The Bricklayers of Oz

The “Bricklayers of Oz” with special guest dance group, “Dreaming Allegiance” will perform at the University of Dubuque’s Heritage Center. To purchase tickets visit dbq.edu/HeritageCenter, stop by the Farber Box Office or call (563) 585.SHOW (7469).

Saturday, September 22, 2018 — 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm

12th Annual Galena Oktoberfest

The 12th annual Galena Oktoberfest will be held in Galena’s Depot Park. Admission is $5 for adults & teens and free for children 12 and younger. There will be a ceremonial tapping of the keg, non-stop live music, wiener dog races, polka lessons and a free use of bounce house & games for kids.

Tuesday, September 25, 2018 — 9:00 am - 9:30 am

Baby & Me Tours at The Dubuque Museum of Art

Babies and their caregivers are welcome to participate in a 30-minute tour of the Dubuque Museum of Art exhibitions, focused on shapes, colors and textures. Baby and Me tours are offered every 2nd and 4th Tuesday of the month. Advance registration required. Register by calling the museum at 563-557-1851

Thursday, September 27, 2018 — 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

River Museum’s “Drinks with DaVinci”

The National Mississippi River Museum and Aquarium will host “Drinks with Da Vinci” at the Museum’s River Center. Tour the Da Vinci exhibit, sample wines and light refreshments. More information at rivermuseum .com/davinci

Saturday, September 29, 2018 — 3:00 pm - 11:59 pm

Dubuque Phlockers “One Particular Harbour”

The Dubuque Phlockers will host their annual fundraiser “One Particular Harbour” starting aboard the American Lady at 3:00pm and then continuing at Catfish Charlie’s within the Dubuque Yacht Basin starting around 5:00pm. There will be silent auctions, raffle items, food, drinks and much more. This year’s beneficiary will be Special Spaces of Dubuque. For more information and tickets visit dbqphlockers.org

Thursday, October 4, 2018 — 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Dubuque Area Baconfest

Dubuque Area Baconfest will be held at the Grand River Center. All proceeds from the event go to Area Residential Care.

Friday, October 5, 2018 — 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Manhu from China

“Manhu from China” will perform at the University of Dubuque’s Heritage Center. To purchase tickets visit dbq.edu/HeritageCenter, stop by the Farber Box Office or call (563) 585.SHOW (7469).

Friday, October 5, 2018 — 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm

Nunsense at Grand Opera House

The Grand Opera House in Dubuque presents The Musical Comedy “Nunsense”. Tickets are $20 for adults and $12 for persons under 18. For more information and additional show times visit thegrandoperahouse .com/2018-2019-season/nunsense/

Saturday, October 6, 2018 — 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Chanticleer

The San Francisco based Grammy award-winning, 12-voice ensemble Chanticleer will perform at the University of Dubuque’s Heritage Center. To purchase tickets visit dbq.edu/HeritageCenter, stop by the Farber Box Office or call (563) 585.SHOW (7469).

Saturday, October 6, 2018 — 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm

Nunsense at Grand Opera House

The Grand Opera House in Dubuque presents The Musical Comedy “Nunsense”. Tickets are $20 for adults and $12 for persons under 18. For more information and additional show times visit thegrandoperahouse .com/2018-2019-season/nunsense/

Sunday, October 7, 2018 — 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Nunsense at Grand Opera House

The Grand Opera House in Dubuque presents The Musical Comedy “Nunsense”. Tickets are $20 for adults and $12 for persons under 18. For more information and additional show times visit thegrandoperahouse .com/2018-2019-season/nunsense/

Friday, October 12, 2018 — 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm

Nunsense at Grand Opera House

The Grand Opera House in Dubuque presents The Musical Comedy “Nunsense”. Tickets are $20 for adults and $12 for persons under 18. For more information and additional show times visit thegrandoperahouse .com/2018-2019-season/nunsense/

Saturday, October 13, 2018 — 11:00 am

Evan Berning Benefit

A fundraiser to benefit Evan Berning will be held at Taste Country Roadhouse, 14877 US Highway 20 W, East Dubuque. Proceeds will help with medical expenses.

Saturday, October 13, 2018 — 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm

Nunsense at Grand Opera House

The Grand Opera House in Dubuque presents The Musical Comedy “Nunsense”.  Tickets are $20 for adults and $12 for persons under 18. For more information and additional show times visit thegrandoperahouse .com/2018-2019-season/nunsense/

Sunday, October 14, 2018 — 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Nunsense at Grand Opera House

The Grand Opera House in Dubuque presents The Musical Comedy “Nunsense”.  Tickets are $20 for adults and $12 for persons under 18. For more information and additional show times visit thegrandoperahouse .com/2018-2019-season/nunsense/

Tuesday, October 23, 2018 — 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Haunted Illusions

Haunted Illusions starring Master illusionist David Caserta will perform at the University of Dubuque’s Heritage Center. To purchase tickets visit ebq.edu/HeritageCenter, stop by the Farber Box Office or call (563) 585.SHOW (7469).

Friday, November 9, 2018 — 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

The Rodney Marsallis Philadelphia Big Brass

The Rodney Marsallis Philadelphia Big Brass will perform at the University of Dubuque’s Heritage Center. To purchase tickets visit dbq.edu/HeritageCenter, stop by the Farber Box Office or call (563) 585.SHOW (7469). (Quilts of Valor Special Recognition Presentation 6:00pm to 6:30pm in Babka Theatre. Military active duty, retired, and reserve components eligible for free admission, courtesy of support from Radio Dubuque)

Sunday, November 11, 2018 — 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

The Sleeping Beauty

The Sleeping Beauty musical adaptation from the original story by Charles Perrault will be performed at the University of Dubuque’s Heritage Center. To purchase tickets visit dbq.edu/HeritageCenter, stop by the Farber Box Office or call (563) 585.SHOW (7469).

Friday, November 16, 2018 — 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

The Wonder Bread Years

Pat Hazell (former Seinfeld writer and The Tonight Show regular), will perform “The Wonder Bread Years” A fresh and funny salute to Americana at the University of Dubuque’s Heritage Center. To purchase tickets visit dbq.edu/HeritageCenter, stop by the Farber Box Office or call (563) 585.SHOW (7469).

Friday, November 30, 2018 — 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Christmas at Heritage Center

The  annual Advent concert presentation “Christmas at Heritage Center” featuring the University of Dubuque’s Concert Choir, Chamber Singers, and Wind Ensemble, will be performed at the University of Dubuque’s Heritage Center. To purchase tickets visit dbq.edu/HeritageCenter, stop by the Farber Box Office or call (563) 585.SHOW (7469).