Category: DubuqueFest

  • The Heavenly States

    The Heavenly States, an indie-rock quartet based out of Austin, Texas, will make their return appearance at this year’s DubuqueFest Fine Arts Festival, sharing their original music in a free performance under the stars on the Town Clock stage on Saturday, May 18 at 9 p.m. Songwriter and guitar player Ted Nesseth spoke to DubuqueFest about the show.

  • An Evening with William Elliott Whitmore | Tickets on Sale Now!

    Tickets are on sale now for DubuqueFest Fine Arts Festival’s “An Evening with William Elliott Whitmore” on Saturday, May 4th at 7 p.m. at Mindframe Theatres. Get a taste of the festival in advance and purchase tickets for this unique musical experience.

  • DubuqueFest 2013 Commercial

    Looking for a fun time the 3rd weekend in May? View a video of the DubuqueFest 2013 commercial for an overview of what to expect during the annual fine arts festival.

  • Emerging Artist Showcase & Reception at Nash Gallery

    Emerging artistic voices celebrated at Nash Gallery A multi-genre exhibit featuring the work of nine emerging artists is on display at Nash Gallery, 371 Bluff Street in Cable Car Square. Featured artists include Sara Steuer, Kalli Olberding, Randi Westervelt, Samantha Sewell and Mark Fuentebella from Loras College; and Emily Cram, Traci Bauer, Gwen Gross, and Kayla […]

  • Old House Enthusiasts Tour Features Historic Millwork

    27th Annual Dubuque Old House Enthusiasts Tour Saturday & Sunday, May 18 & 19, 10am-5pm in Dubuque’s Historic Millwork District   Dubuque Old House Enthusiasts present the 27th Annual Dubuque Old House Enthusiasts Tour. Explore and learn about the revitalization of Dubuque’s Historic Millwork District through tours, workshops, presentations, and performances. The tour includes; The Voices […]

  • Emerging Artist Showcase Raises Funds for DubuqueFest

    Emerging Artist Showcase Raises Funds for DubuqueFest

    Nash Gallery, 371 Bluff Street in Cable Car Square, will host an emerging artist showcase exhibit on Friday, April 19, 2013 from 7-9 p.m. The exhibit will serve as a fundraiser for DubuqueFest Fine Arts Festival annual all-arts festival scheduled for May 17-19, 2013. The exhibit will feature 10 area emerging artists in an open genre […]

  • Nash Gallery Moves to New Home

    Nash Gallery Moves to New Home

      Dubuque County Fine Arts Society announces that Nash Gallery has moved to 371 Bluff Street in Cable Car Square. The new gallery space is on the second floor above Monks Kaffee Pub in Cable Car Square in Dubuque and will offer two gallery spaces and a small office space for Dubuque County Fine Arts […]

  • Putting the Funk in Fundraiser

    Aaron, Paula, and the Crazy Kids at DubuqueFest have created some sweet ways for you to explore writing, visual art, and music.  We call it funk-raising. All the dough goes to the fest, yo. Saturday, March 30 | Hockey, Welding, & Ice Cream: A Love Story A Reading Featuring the Work of Thax Douglas, Al […]

  • Call for Artists: DEADLINE EXTENDED

    DubuqueFest Fine Arts Festival has extended the call for artist applications for the 36th annual juried fine art fair scheduled for May 18 & 19, 2013 in Dubuque, Iowa.  The Art Fair is accepting applications from the following fine art/fine craft mediums: wood, glass, mixed media, fiber, sculpture, textiles, painting, free form cement, metal, copper, […]

  • Writers Guild Calls for Submissions for Annual Book Project: Open Genre, Comics, Art, & More!

    The Dubuque Area Writers Guild (DAWG)  invites submissions for the 35th annual book project entitled Facets of Time.

    Submissions are open to art, poetry, drama, comics, fiction, and non-fiction based around a theme of time; looks ahead, looks back, time travels, reinvents, examines specific periods, and otherwise engages with ideas of […]