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Activities

A small sampling of activities in and around Dubuque.

  • Arboretum & Botanical Gardens

    Experience the beauty of these massive gardens, including what is claimed to be the largest public hosta garden in the United States (13,000 plants representing over 700 varieties) and recognized by the National Hosta Society at the Arboretum & Botanical Gardens.

    www.dubuquearboretum.com

  • Celebration Belle

    Celebration Belle is the largest non-gaming riverboat on the Upper Mississippi River. Well-known for delicious food and exciting live entertainment, the Celebration Belle is a great activity in Dubuque.

    www.celebrationbelle.com

  • Dubuque Fighting Saints

    Come and see Dubuque’s Fighting Saints at the Mystique Ice Center.

    www.dubuquefightingsaints.com

  • Dubuque By Carriage

    Historic narrated horse drawn carriage rides available May-October. Relax in historic charm and enjoy an informative tour of Dubuque’s historic districts.

    www.dubuquebycarriage.com

  • The Spirit River Ride

    All aboard! Take a step back in time. The Spirit is a replica of a century-old Mississippi River steamboat with decorative smokestacks, an open-air deck and an enclosed dining salon.

    www.spiritofdubuque.com

  • Field of Dreams Movie Site

    Located in Dubuque county, visitors are encouraged to take a day and go visit the original Field of Dreams movie site.

    www.fieldofdreamsmoviesite.com

  • The Riverwalk

    Take a stroll along the Mississippi Riverwalk, part of a 44-mile Heritage Trail connecting America’s River to the nationally-renowned Field of Dreams in Dyersville, Iowa.

  • Stone Cliff Winery

    The Stone Cliff Winery is located in the beautiful rolling hills north of Dubuque in Eastern Iowa. Visit and you’re sure to enjoy the beauty of the vineyard along with delicious tastings and tours.

    www.stonecliffwinery.com