Bring a Meeting to Dubuque, IA - Get a Free Meeting in Dubuque, IA
That is right! If your group has never been to Dubuque for their board meeting, small conference or annual event, consider having it in Dubuque, IA! The Dubuque CVB is offering "first timers" to the community a chance to get a free meeting in the community! Want to learn more? Contact Julie Kronlage at
Chicago area friends, join the Dubuque team on Tuesday, August 30, 2016 for complimentary lunch or for drinks and appetizers.

NOON - 1 P.M.
Tuesday, August 30, 2016
Maggiano's Little Italy
240 Oakbrook Center, Oakbrook

4:30 P.M. - 6:30 P.M.
Tuesday, August 30, 2016
Harry Carry's 7th Inning Stretch
835 N. Michigan Avenue, Chicago

Let us treat you while you learn a little bit about Iowa's first formed community. Dubuque has undergone major revitalization in our meeting and events venues and community wide in the last 10 years. We are excited to share our story with you!

RSVP your attendance for lunch to Julie Kronlage at 
by Friday, August 26, 2016. 
Rockford area friends, join the Dubuque team on Wednesday, August 31, 2016 for a complimentary lunch at Prairie Street Brewhouse.

NOON - 1 P.M.
Wednesday, August 31, 2016
Prairie Street Brewhouse
200 Prairie Street, Rockford

In just under 2 hours, your meeting and event could take place in the Masterpiece on the Mississippi! The City of Dubuque has gone through an amazing revitalization in the last 10 years and we are ready to welcome your group to our community.

RSVP your attendance for lunch to Julie Kronlage at 
by Friday, August 26, 2016. 
Situated along the magnificent Mississippi River, adjacent to deluxe lodging, gaming and entertainment venues and within walking distance of historic downtown Dubuque, the Grand River Center features a diverse, intimate atmosphere where you will enjoy dedicated service and the finest cuisine.

With 86,000 square feet of space available, the property can host group from 3 to 3,000 delegates. A total of 11 meeting rooms and a 30,000 square foot exhibit hall are ready to accommodate your next meeting or event. The facility features state-of-the-art A/V, excellent service, an onsite business center, complimentary wireless internet and complimentary parking. It is attached via enclosed climate controlled skywalk to the 193 hotel room Grand Harbor Resort.
Add these 6 Tastes of Dubuque to your next event.

Cremer's Turkey & Dressing- Featured in our Dubuque Food Tour, Dubuque's last family owned grocery store serves up a steaming hot turkey and dressing sandwich that will definitely be a crowd pleaser!

This delicious Arabica coffee craft roasted right here in Dubuque, IA was named after the quiet neighborhood where the owners grew up. with the street no longer there, they wanted to pay tribute to their childhood and keep their memories alive by naming this family run business- Verena Street Coffee.

These delectable gremlins are hand crafted at Betty Jane Candies, a family run business since 1938. Their mouthwatering chocolates were awarded the People Magazine's 'Pick for Top Culinary Gift in Iowa' and were also featured in the Academy Award gift baskets in 2014. Savor the flavor of this best-selling treat that is known around the world.

Both take producing and drinking craft beer locally to a whole new level. Jubeck New World Brewing is a community supported brewery that was funded by a Kickstarter campaign. As the only Nano Brewery in Dubuque they have created a welcoming environment and beer inspired by the tastes that Dubuque natives love! Potosi Brewing Company is located across the Mississippi River in Potosi, WI and is situated along the Great River Road. Each brew is made in small batches and is created by local brew masters using only quality ingredients. While there, take a seat and sample the different brews, enjoy a tasty meal, and tour the National Brewery Museumâ„¢.

With an abundance of area wineries to choose from such as Barrel Head Winery, Stone Cliff Winery, Park Farm Winery, Sunset Ridge Winery and many more, Dubuqe, IA is a wine lovers dream! Relax and enjoy the savory flavors and superb views at each of these local wineries.

Fresh picked daily from Mid-July through October, this salty summertime treat, available at many of our local restaurants, is among the finest in the area. Just one bite and you will learn why locals flock to purchase this home-grown delicacy!

Holiday Inn Dubuque_Galena
National Mississippi River Museum _ Aquarium