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Support locally owned and operated businesses when visiting Dubuque!

Check out some of Dubuque's signature small businesses, and support all things locally owned.

Betty Jane Candies Dubuque

Betty Jane Candies

There's nothing like a sweet treat from Betty Jane's! Don't forget to pick up a batch of their famous ‘gremlins’.

Calico bean market dubuque

Calico Bean Market

Bulk food, peanut butter, sprinkles, ground coffee, sauces, snacks, and more! A must stop for any of your snacking needs, don't forget to grab some fresh ground peanut butter. 

Freddie's Popcorn

Freddie's Popcorn

Popped fresh on Main Street! Pick up a bag of this small batch Dubuque classic. 

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Outside The Lines Art Gallery

The perfect place for the art lover! Find fine art creations by local, regional, and national artists.

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Park Farm Winery

Grab a bottle at a local retailer or take the short 30 min drive from downtown Dubuque to their vineyard. Cause who doesn't love a good bottle of wine on vacay? 



Have their ‘plant matchmakers’ help you pick out your next green friend! This funky plant and gift store specializes not only in foliage, but also carries a selection of unique goods made my local artists and crafters. 

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River Lights Bookstore

Cozy up with a good book! This independent bookstore also sells greeting cards, gifts, and toys.

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The Midwest Girl

Get your ‘Midwesty’ on! This brand was founded by two sisters paying homage to Midwest stories through goods & apparel.

Welcome Center

Travel Dubuque Welcome Center

As you're out and about Dubuque, don't forget to grab some souvenirs! More than just a place for maps and brochures, you can find Dubuque merch including tees, stickers, pins, pennants, and more. 

Verena Street Coffee

Verena Street Coffee

There's something magical about the smell of fresh roasted coffee. Give a bag of the famous roasted in Dubuque coffee at area retailers to take home with you. 

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