2009 Area and Event Media from Dubuque and the Tri-States
(2009-12-20) Reflections in the Park
It is not to late to still take a drive through Louis and Murphy Park to see the Reflections in the Park light show..
(2009-12-19) Galena Luminaria
Galena luminaries and Christmas walk.
(2009-12-19) Live Nativity
Saint Peter Lutheran again setup a Live Nativity scene to celebrate the up coming Christmas.
(2009-12-13) River Museum Xmas Party|
The River Museum holds their annual Holiday Party and auctions off the large collection of decorated lizards from the lizards on the loose promotion this summer.
(2009-12-13) Jingle Bell Hop
It was a great crowd as always at the Jingle Bell Hop held at the Fair Grounds on Sunday.
(2009-12-12) Dubuque Art Center|
The second annual Illumination event was held at the Dubuque Art Center on Saturday night.
(2009-12-11) Friday night art|
A look at the Gene Tully show, the DMA opening and the December Warehouse Art Gallery reception.
(2009-12-6)Warehouse Art Gallery
The Warehouse Art Gallery currently has a must see December show.
(2009-12-5)Winter farmers market
Winter farmers market is in full swing and even has some great choices for your Christmas shopping!
(2009-11-28)Bellevue Christmas Celebration
Where else can you get winter fireworks and a lighted Christmas parade? Why Bellevue, Iowa of course, take a look!
(2009-11-27)Christmas Candle Walk
Lots of kids got a chance to visit with Santa this year at the annual Christmas Candle Walk. Are you keeping your room clean?
(2009-11-27)Festival of Trees
It is not to late make sure to visit the Festival of Trees and get your bid in today.
(2009-11-20)Art at your Library
Art at your library has returned, make sure to visit and also see the progress on the new renovation.
(2009-11-19)Black and White Gala
Mercy Festival of Trees raised funds for a new Intensive Care Unit at Mercy Medical Center Dubuque at the Hotel Julien Inn
(2009-11-13)Warehouse Gallery Reception
Warehouse Art Gallery Reception – Pottery Exhibit by Megan Lindeman .
(2009-11-13) DMA Holiday Party
A look back at last years Dubuque Museum of Art Holiday Party and Auction. 2010’s is this Friday make sure to get your tickets today.
Pictures from a Saturday in the Galena Territory.
The Hu Hot mongolian grill in the Kennedy Mall opens Thursday, eat all you can for one great price.
The ghost and goblins were out this year, as was Michael Jackson in the annual halloween parade.
The annual pet-o-ween animal parade was held at Theisen’s and had a great line up canine participants.
(2009-10-21)Two by Two
Two by Two Ribbon Cutting at their new location at the old Milk House on Grandview Avenue.
Having fun at the Get Reel film festival held at MindFrame Theaters.
It was a very strong turn out for the annual Loras College Judo tournament with a lot of great throws and intense matches.
(2009-10-10)Get the lead out
The Mines of Spain had more them 300 runners show up for a 1K, 5K and 10K run through the park on Saturday.
(2009-10-8)Dubuque Y Tasting
Annual Y tasting and benefit party.
(2009-10-2)Fall into Art
Dubuque Main Street presents Fall Into Art, an autumn tour of downtown art galleries.
(2009-9-26)Short Film Brigade
Short Film Brigade and Alma Sub Rosa played in the Voices from the Warehouse location Saturday night.
(2009-9-25)Glimmer of Hope
Glimmer of Hope fashion show a fundraiser for the Riverview Center.
Ocktoberfest on Main Street.
Dubuque Arboretum and Botanical Garden Fall Festival and Fundraiser- for all ages. This is an amazing all-volunteer establishment.
Voices from the Warehouse District opening night, as always a great show and great turn out.
Two great bands, great food and great weather.
(2009-9-11)Outside the Lines
New artist opening reception on Friday night.
(2009-9-11)Warehouse Gallery Reception
Some photographs form the Warehouse Gallery opening reception for “Mike Schwenker,Photography”
(2009-9-10)Julien Dubuque Inn
Some great photos from the newly remodeled Julien Inn, make sure to stop down town and take a look.
(2009-9-07) Labor Day
A whole bunch of photographs from the Labor Day Parade
The Irish Hooley at the Star Amphitheater had a packed house on Saturday night.
(2009-8-29)Last Blast Saturday
Saturday at summers last blast.
(2009-8-28)Summers Last Blast
Friday night at summers last blast.
(2009-8-24)Mines of Spain
Ground breaking ceremony for the building expansion at the Mines of Spain.
(2009-8-22)MMA at the Diamond Joe Casino
Mixed Martial Arts at the Mississippi Moon Bar totally rocked the house with some great matches, the majority of which were won by chokes.
(2009-8-21)Silver Dollar Bands
Nate Jenkins was followed by Alma Sub Rosa Friday night at the Silver Dollar..
(2009-8-21)All that Jazz
The band sounded great and the air was crisp and clear Friday night under the Town Clock.
(2009-8-16)Resurrection Parish Festival
The rain stopped and Resurrection Church had a great turn out for the annual church picnic.
Summerfest Friday night under the Town Clock.
(2009-8-8)Rock the Lot
Rock the Lot at Courtside had it all, street bikes, bmx, music, skate boards and more.
Eagle Point Park celebrate 100 years.
(2009-8-1)Taste of Dubuque
A couple of photographs from the taste of Dubuque.
The dog days of summer at Farmers Market.
The Rising Star Theater Company performs Godspell in the Star Amphitheater.
Closing day at the Dubuque County Fair with photographs from a little bit of everything.
(2009-7-19)Mud Lake Bluegrass
An amazing crowd for the first Mud Lake Bluegrass of the year.
Black Horse Inn and eastern Iowa wine festival in Sherrill Iowa on Saturday.
Gallagher and the sledge-o-matic at the Mississippi Moon Bar.
(2009-7-17)All that Jazz
A couple photographs from all that Jazz under the Town Clock on Friday night.
(2009-7-15)Art on the River
Photographs from the amazing selection of this years “Art on the River” pieces in the port of Dubuque.
The Vietnam Moving Wall memorial left Platteville on Monday here are some photographs from that morning.
Dubuque Arboretum and Botanical Gardens Herb Festival.
(2009-7-11) Music in the Park
Asbury had great weather and super entertainment for the music in the park on Saturday.
Matter on main officially opened on Saturday.
It is corn time and the Downtown Farmer’s Market is in full swing and the produce and products are amazing.
(2009-7-10)Warehouse Gallery Reception
Some photographs form the Warehouse Gallery opening reception for “The Broad strokes art club”.
(2009-7-3)Dubuque 4th Celebration
Photographs from the air show and fireworks celebration over the MIssissippi.
(2009-7-3)Chinook at Courtside
Some photographs from the Chinook Helicopter and Golden Knights skydivers at courtside on Friday afternoon.
Activities, music and fireworks from the Cascade 175th celebration on Saturday.
The catfish at the Catfish Festival was great as usual.
(2009-6-19)All that Jazz
All that Jazz kicked off under a wet Town Clock on Friday night.
(2009-6-19)Dubuque Museum of Art
4-D Paintings by Tom Marxen and Swedish ceramic art work.
(2009-6-14)Jackson Park – ochOsol
OchOsol plays their last gig together Sunday night in Jackson park.
(2009-6-13)River Festival Saturday Night
Some great photographs from Blue Oyster Cult and CCR Saturday night at America’s River Festival.
(2009-6-13)Americas River Festival Saturday
Photographs from Saturday Afternoon and activities at the River Festival.
(2009-6-13)Chalk the Block
The second annual CHalk the Block event was held on upper Main street Saturday afternoon.
(2009-6-12)Americas River Festival Friday
Photographs from Friday night and the start of America’s River Festival 2009.
(2009-6-7)Lizards on the Loose
The Dubuque River Museum Lizards on the Loose exhibit has opened,it is a great exhibit for kids and adults. : )
Arboretum Hosta Garden from the Hosta Festival at the Dubuque Arboretum.
(2009-6-5)Warehouse Gallery Reception
Some photographs form the Warehouse Gallery opening reception for photographer Mark Hirsch.
The Dubuque Museum of Art held their annual Medieval Renaissance Faire at Story Book Hill.
(2009-5-30)Skate Park Jam
A couple photographs from the Skate Park Skate/Bike Jam on Saturday.
A New Melleray Abbey Monastery casket factory tour.
(2009-5-29)Relay for Life
Another amazing turn out and beautiful weather for the Relay for Life cancer benefit held at Dalzell field.
Summer Kickoff under the Town Clock with the Rocket Surgeons and the Love Monkeys.
Sunday at Dubuquefest under the Town Clock with Nate Jenkins +2.
The Arboretum held their spring party on Sunday with beautiful weather and a amazing turn out of participants.
Saturday night at Dubuquefest under the Town Clock with Dave Zollo.
Friday night at Dubuquefest under the Town Clock.
(2009-5-15)Dubuque Writers group
Dubuque writers group book release and reading at the Dubuque Museum of Art.
(2009-5-8)Warehouse Gallery Reception
Warehouse Art Gallery reception & opening for Owen Robertson
(2009-5-7)Toot your own horn
Dubuque chamber of commerce business event at the Grand RIver Center
(2009-5-5)City Track Meet
Hempstead, Senior and Wahlert pair up for the Dubuque all city track meet.
(2009-5-3)WAT Fish Tournament
The Dubuque leg of the Walleye Anglers Trail fishing tournament was held at Massey Station on Sunday.
Sunday was world laughter day, celebrated with a little laughter yoga.
The summer season for farmers market started Saturday and there are more vendors then ever this year.
Pizza Ranch, Ribbon Cutting and re-opening with a fresh new look.
50 Pound Rooster plays the Mississippi Moon Bar at the Diamond Joe Casino.
Some excellent productions and a great turn out for the first Grifinfest held at Mindframe Theaters Saturday night.
(2009-4-22)Heritage Trail Fundraiser
A fundraiser held at Mindframe Theaters to help repair the washed out bridges and trails from the spring floods of 2008.
(2009-4-22)Hang 5 BMX
Hang 5 BMX Ribbon Cutting.
Lou celebrates his birthday Sunday at The Diggs.
(2009-4-18)Motion Connection 2
An amazing selection of talent performed at the Masonic Temple, this was one crazy, amazing connection.
The Rocket Surgeons rock 180 Main on Saturday night.
(2009-4-18)DJC End of Winter Jam
End of Summer Jam at the Mississippi Moon Bar with some pictures from Jabber Box.
(2009-4-18)Family fishing day
Family fishing day and trout release at Heritage Pond.
Dubuque City Expo was once again held at FIve Flags and a large turn out of citizens enjoyed getting a closer look at the great city services they have.
Country music star Craig Morgan played a slew of hits at Mississippi Moon Bar in the Diamond Jo Casino on Saturday night.
(2009-4-11)Easter Egg Hunt
The Y105 7th Annual Easter egg hunt to benefit Children’s Miracle Network at Faber-Clark Field on the Loras College campus.
(2009-4-10)Warehouse Art Gallery
Aaron Butcher artist reception in the Millwork District at the Warehouse Art Gallery.
A packed house enjoyed the Living Last Supper held at the Grand Theater.
(2009-4-10)Way of the Cross
The annual Way of the Cross Good Friday service in Saint Donatus.
(2009-4-9)Johnny Cash Tribute
Johnny Cash Tribute with Shawn Barker at the Mississippi Moon Bar in the Diamond Joe Casino.
Swiss Valley held an all natural egg coloring session using things such as barks and berries.
(2009-4-4) Doobie Brothers
The Doobie Brothers played the Mississippi Moon Bar at the Diamond Joe Casino and the place was rocking to a sold out crowd!
(2009-4-2)Quigley Gallery Exhibit
Clarke College senior students exhibit at the Quigley Gallery
(2009-4-2)Mystique Ribbon Cutting
Dubuque Greyhound Park and Casino reopens as Mystique with a 10+ million dollar remodel!
(2009-3-29) Winter Snow Redux
After last nights snow, take a look back at some images form the last 2 years and reflex on what you will be missing for the next 8 months.
(2009-3-27) Old Panther
Old Panther rocks the Busted Lift
(2009-3-27)Isabellas’ closing night
A bar ahead of its time or maybe behind closed it doors Friday night to a packed house.
(2009-3-20)180 – Beaker Brothers
A couple of pics from downtown and Beaker Brothers at the Busted Lift
Dubuque Museum of Art Juried Opening pictures from Friday night.
(2009-3-13)Battle of the Bands
Battle of the Bands held at Hempstead High school on Friday night was an amazing selection of young talent, congratulations to “Two Revolutions”.
Winter is on its’ way out, but can you identify some of the birds that spend it with us?
Resurrection Boy Scout Troop 91 held the annual scout breakfast on Sunday
(2009-3-6)Outside the Lines
Outside the Lines Artist Reception and Opening with Mark Stevens and Elizabeth Roberts.
(2009-2-27)Warehouse Art Gallery Opening
The new Warehouse Art Gallery had a great opening with more then 300 attendees on Friday night.
(2009-2-23) 365 IMPACT Awards
Dubuque 365 Impact Awards held at the MIssissippi Moon Bar.
(2009-2-17) Main Street Business PM
It was a record turn out for the Main Street Business PM held at the newly remolded DUbuque Julien Inn.
(2009-2-13) Winter Dance Party
Diamond Jo Casino Mississippi Moon Bar Winter Dance Party
Cracker rocks the house at the Mississippi Moon Bar in the Diamond Jo Casino.
A couple of pictures from the Rocket Surgeons and guests doing bandeoke at Isabellas
(2009-2-6) Bull Riding
Bull Riding at Five Flags
(2009-2-4) Mindframe Theater
Mindframe Theater celebrates their official ribbon cutting.
(2009-1-31) Gung Hay Fat Choy
Lunar New Year Celebration at Divine Word Seminary.
(2009-1-24) Elvis at the Diamond Joe
Elvis performs at the Mississippi Moon Bar
(2009-1-24) River Museum Ice Fest
A Chili cook off cook off and snow carving was held at the Museum on Saturday.
(2009-1-20) Chamber Business PM
Business PM held at the Grand River Center
(2009-1-18) Mines of Spain
Geo the Geode author and presentation at the Mines of Spain
(2009-1-17) Bald Eagle Watch
Pictures form the Bald Eagle Watch and exhibitions held at the Grand River Center.
Isabellas Bar & alma sub rosa
(2009-1-15) Chamber Luncheon
Dubuque Chamber BUsiness forecast Luncheon at the Grand River Center.
(2009-1-11) Ice Fest – River Museum
Ice Fest at the Mississippi River Museum and some pictures from the Troy Henkels presentation.
(2009-1-3) ROCKSTARS OF THE 80’S CONCERT
Featuring Tommy Tutone, Troy Tipton of SLY FOX and E.S.P
(2009-1-3) Winter Market
Winter Farmers’ Market continues in the Colts building as we head into 2009.