What will you do this weekend?
Discover fall in Dubuque! Take a relaxing stroll along the riverwalk, part of the 26 mile Heritage Trail that connects the river to Dyersville’s Field of Dreams, or jump aboard an authentic paddlewheeler and experience the Mississippi River hands-on. Traverse the many trails and waterways that span across the landscape. Soak in the expansive views that adorn the historic bluffs. Make friends with curious critters at the Smithsonian affiliated National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium. Take in the vibrant heritage of the river. Go to a show, visit the museums or spend some time in any of our boutique stores or local restaurants. No matter your particular taste, Dubuque has it!

Czipar's Apple Orchard

Top Dubuque Items to look out for this Fall!

Fall is in full gear. Leaves are changing, immediately catching the eye, your breath becomes visible in the brisk air and shorts and a T-shirt gives way to jeans and ...
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Titanic Museum

The Titanic is coming to the Mississippi River

Dubuque, Iowa has been home to many large vessels - but none quite as colassol as the infamous Titanic. On April 10, 1912 this engineering marvel set sail on its maiden voyage ...
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10 Reasons Why Dubuque has the Best Riverfront

The Mississippi River The obvious focal point of Dubuque’s Riverfront is the mighty Mississippi River itself. As one of the longest rivers in the world, the Mississippi River is a ...
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An indulging experience at the Dubuque Farmers’ Market

A gathering of food, flowers, wine and gifts could only mean one thing: the Dubuque Farmers’ Market is in town!  Lots of excitement surrounds Iowa Street every Saturday morning from ...
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Voices from the Warehouse

Voices from the Warehouse: Urban and Eclectic

Voices from the Warehouse is back! This year, let your perspectives be challenged and your horizons broadened.  At this month-long exhibition, Dubuque will be hosting artists from around the world, ...
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Experience fall in Dubuque…
Peak fall color occurs in Northeast Iowa, on the average, on the weekend closest to October 10th. You can discover the autumnal hues by taking a scenic boat cruise, viewing the Iowa, Wisconsin & Illinois borders atop a bluff or driving the Great River Road. Continue to check our website to get more accurate anticipated arrival dates for fall foliage!
Czipar's Apple Orchard

Top Dubuque Items to look out for this Fall!

Fall is in full gear. Leaves are changing, immediately catching the eye, your breath becomes visible in the brisk air and shorts and a T-shirt gives way to jeans and ...
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Dubuque Food & Wine on the River Festival

Indulge your senses at the Dubuque Food and Wine on the River!   This three-day event will be from November 7th-November 9th.  Tickets for Friday only is $65; Saturday only is ...
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What’s Your Coffee Personality?

Going out for coffee can be anything from relaxing, fun, inspiring, memorable, productive, to all of the above. Check out downtown Dubuque for many great coffee shops that have their ...
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Fall Into Art: A Night on the Town

Fall into Art is a free self-guided gallery tour through Dubuque's Cultural Corridor downtown.  This year will feature two days of art exhibitions: Friday, October 3rd from 5 to 10 p.m. and  Saturday, October ...
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Getting Started

Iowa Welcome Center

The Iowa Welcome Center is located at the heart of the downtown area. With Dubuque and Iowa souvenirs abound, friendly faces, and lots of information - the staff at the ...
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Visitors Guide

The 2014 Dubuque Vistor's Guide is a valuable resource filled with full-color photography and insightful information that depicts a wide variety of Dubuque area experiences and local business information. Free ...
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Maps

Located in the Tri-State Area, where the Mighty Mississippi creates a natural border between the states of Iowa, Wisconsin, and Illinois, Dubuque is within a day's drive of the Midwest's ...
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Frequently Asked Questions

Your questions may have already been answered! Here we've provided a list of the most commonly asked questions regarding local attractions, how to get around Dubuque and more. Still have a ...
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