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February 2015
2/28/15 Clemens Auction
March 2015
3/04/15 Wild West Wednesday
03/14/15 Dubuque County Dairy Banquet
03/21/15 Annual Mega Garage Sale
03/22/15 Townsquare Media Farm & Ag Show
03/27/15 Totally 80's Bash
03/29/15 Blue Ribbon Breakfast
April 2015
04/04/15 Town Square Media Easter Egg Hunt
04/07/15 Life Line Screening
04/11/15 Pheasant's Forever Banquet
04/12/15 JFK Flea Market
04/16/15 Westside Business Showcase
May 2015
05/01 & 05/02 Torquefest
05/08 & 05/09 Fair Flower Frenzy ~ Flower Sale
05/22 -05/24 Riverboat Square Dance Event
July 2015
07/28 - 08/02 62nd Annual Dubuque County FAIR
August 2015
September 2015
October 2015
10/9 - 10/11 17th Annual Octoberfest Polka Festival
10/16-10/18 Big Bore Gun Show
November 2015
December 2015
12/06/15 Holly Ball

February 2015

Date: March 4, 2015 Description: Join us for line dancing & couples dancing to all your favorite country hits. Every Wednesday from 7-11pm. Admission is $5.00. Featuring music by Ken Peiffer of WJOD.

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Event: Wild West Wednesday
Time: 7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location: Grand Ballroom
Cost: $5

Date: February 28, 2015 Description: Clemens Auction Company will host this estate auction in the 4H Building on Saturday, February 28th. Viewing will be held at 10am with the auction beginning at 11am.

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Event: Clemens Auction
Time: Viewing: 10am
Auction: 11am
Location: 4H Building
Cost: N/C

Date: March 21, 2015 Description: Reservations are now being accepted for the fairgrounds Annual Mega Garage Sale. Eight foot tables can be reserved at $15 per table. Print, complete and return this form with your payment to 14569 Old Hwy Rd, Dubuque, IA 52002. Space is limited and has sold out the past two years, so don't delay!

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Event: Mega Garage Sale
Time: 8am-Noon
Location: Grand Ballroom
Cost: $1

Date: March 22, 2015

Description: Townsquare Media will host it annual Farm & Ag show at the Dubuque County Fairgrounds inside the Grand Ballroom on Sunday, March 22, 2015 from 10am-3pm. For information about becoming a vendor, please contact Jillian Stoewer at jillian.stoewer@townsquaremedia.com or by calling 563-690-2947. S&S Auction will be holding a farm consignment auction in the parking lot. To consign items please contact Mike Spoerl at 563-513-7107 or at oldagiron@yousq.net.

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Event: Townsquare Media Farm & Ag Show
Time: 10am - 3pm
Location: Grand Ballroom
Cost: N/C

Date: March 27, 2015

Description: Join us for all your favorite 80s music at the Totally 80s Bash, sponsored by 92.9 KAT-FM, from 8pm to midnight! Admission is $10. Be sure to dig into your closets for your totally rad outfits from the 80s to win some awesome prizes too!

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Event: Totally 80s Bash
Time: 8pm - Midnight
Location: Grand Ballroom
Cost: $10

April 2015

Date: April 4, 2015 Description: Townsquare Media will host its 13th Annual "Tristates Largest Easter Egg Hunt" on Saturday, April 4th, rain or shine. Gates open at 10am with the first hunt to start promptly at 11am for kids 6 and under. The second hunt will start following the reloading of the field. The Easter Bunny will make an appearance and LT Amusements will have a bounce house. Concessions will be available for purchase. Tickets are just $2 and will be available at the gate or to avoid the line, advanced tickets are available at Little Folks Trading Post at 2600 Dodge Street or The Hanger located at 3220 Dodge Street. Proceeds will benefit the Children's Miracle Network.

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Event: Townsquare Media Egg Hunt
Time: Gates open at 10am
First hunt starts at 11am
Second hunt to follow
Location: Dubuque County Fairgrounds
Cost: $2.00

Date: April 7, 2015 Description: Life Line Screening will host this preventive health event on Tuesday, April 7th in the Grand Ballroom. Five screenings will be offered that scan for potential health problems related to blocked arteries. You may also schedule a finger-stick blood test. Pre-registration is required and space is limited. Schedule your appointment by calling 1-888-653-6450.

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Event: Life Line Screening
Time: by appointment
Location: Grand Ballroom

Date: April 12, 2015 Description: Jerome Koppen will host a Craft Fair/Flea Market on Sunday, April 12th in the 4H Building of the Dubuque County Fairgrounds. Contact Jerome at 815-747-7745 to reserve a table.

Concessions available for purchase

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Event: JFK Flea Market
Time: 8am - 3pm
Location: 4H Building
Cost: N/C

Date: May 1 & 2, 2015

Description: Two days of racing, art shows & auctions, bands and much more! Visit vintagetorquefest.com for a complete list of events. Camp right on site and never leave the action. Click here to review the camping guidelines and information on how to make your reservations.

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Event: Torque Fest
Location: Dubuque County Fairgrounds

Date: May 8-9, 2015

Description: Come and get all your flowers for the summer! Beautiful Amish flowers, potted plants, and vegetables will be available for purchase.

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Event: Fair Flower Frenzy
Location: 4H Building
Cost: N/C

Date: October 16-18, 2015 Description: NEW Show hours: Friday 3pm-9pm, Saturday 8am-5pm, Sunday 8am-2pm.
Concessions available for purchase. Cash bar available.

For more information contact Mark Quade at 563-590-4248.

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Event: Big Bore Enterprise Gun Show
Time: Friday, 3:00 - 9:00 PM
Saturday, 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Sunday, 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Location: Grand Ballroom
Cost: Adult - $7
15 & under - $1
Weekend pass - $10

Date: December 6, 2015 Description: The Ken Paulson Orchestra will be the featured performers at this years annual Holly Ball. Doors will open at 4pm and the dance will take place from 5pm-9pm. Advanced tickets will be available for purchase in October for $15.
A cash bar and limited walk-up concession kitchen will be available.

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Event: Holly Ball
Time: 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Doors open at 4:00pm
Location: Grand Ballroom
Cost: $15 in advance
$20 after December 4th

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Dubuque County Fair Association
14569 Old Highway Road
Dubuque, IA 52001