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April 2015
04/01/15 Wild West Wednesday
04/04/15 Townsquare Media Easter Egg Hunt
04/07/15 Life Line Screening
04/11/15 Pheasants Forever Banquet
04/12/15 JFK Flea Market
04/18/15 Clemens Auction
04/25/15 McK Auction
04/25/15 Dubuque Diabetes Dash
May 2015
05/01 & 05/02 Torquefest
05/08 & 05/09 Fair Flower Frenzy ~ Flower Sale
05/15-05/17 High School Rodeo
05/22 -05/24 Riverboat Square Dance Event
June 2015
06/21 -06-27 Eastern Iowa Horse & Pony Camp
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





April 2015


Date: April 1, 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: 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 7 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 inflatables. Concessions will be available for purchase. Tickets are just $3 (per child - adults are free) and will be available at the gate or to avoid the line, advanced tickets are available at all Kwik Stop locations beginning March 16th.

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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: $3.00

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: April 18, 2015 Description: Clemens Auction will host this an auction in the 4H Building on Saturday, April 18. Viewing will be held at 10:00am with the auction beginning at 11:00am.
Concessions will be available for purchase.


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Event: Clemens Auction
Time: Viewing: 10:00a
Auction: 11:00a
Location: 4H Building
Cost: N/C


Date: April 25, 2015

Description: McK Auction will host this an auction in the 4H Building on Saturday, April 25. The auction will begin at 10:30 am. Click here for a list of items.

Concessions will be available for purchase.

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Event: McK Auction
Time: Auction: 10:30 am
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
Time:
Location: 4H Building
Cost: N/C

Date: June 21-27, 2015

Description: This camp is open to Girls and Boys that have completed 4th grade up through 12th grade. Spend a week, learning and perfecting your horsemanship skills, making new friends and having fun! Deadline for registration is April 15th. Visit the Dubuque4H Facebook page or The Dubuque County Extension Website for more information.

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Event: Eastern Iowa Horse and Pony Camp
Time:
Location: Dubuque County Fair Grounds
Cost: $350


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
563-588-1406