Member Events & Discounts

Each quarter, we present a lineup of varied Dupaco-sponsored events and activities for our members to enjoy at free or reduced rates. Check out this list, and also the Community Calendar, which outlines non-profit organizations' events.

Now, get out there and have some fun!

Sunday, October 1 - Monday, October 30
Bloomsbury Farm Coupon
Location: 3260 69th St Atkins, IA
Time: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
With coupon available at Dupaco, members will receive one child's free admission per adult full-price admission paid ($12 value). Coupons will be available at the following locations beginning Oct. 1: Dubuque, Cedar Rapids, Waterloo, Cedar Falls, Dyersville, Peosta, and Manchester. A printable version is also available. Hours differ on weekends, and can be found on Bloomsbury's website. Coupon not valid for Scream Acres.
Printable Bloomsbury Coupon
Monday, October 2 - Wednesday, October 25
Platteville Coats for Kids
Location: 1100 E. Business Hwy 1551 Platteville, WI
Time: 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Members can drop gently-used items off at the Platteville Dupaco branch. Coats will be cleaned by Platteville Cleaners and distributed to area families in need at the Platteville United Methodist Church. Remaining coats will be donated to the Platteville Thrift Shop.

Saturday, October 28
Halloween Benefit Movie: The Secret Life of Pets (11 AM Show Time)
Location: AMC Star Cinema, 2835 Northwest Arterial Dubuque, IA Dubuque, IA
Time: 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Tickets go on sale October 2 and are $1 each. Tickets available at the following locations: Hillcrest, Peosta, Galena and Dyersville. Ticket sale proceeds will go to the Dubuque Dream Center. Kids, wear your Halloween costume to the movie for a chance to win prizes!

Saturday, October 28
Halloween Benefit Movie: The Secret Life of Pets (9 AM Show Time)
Location: AMC Star Cinema, 2835 Northwest Arterial Dubuque, IA
Time: 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Tickets go on sale October 2 and are $1 each. Tickets available at the following locations: Hillcrest, Peosta, Galena and Dyersville. Ticket sale proceeds will go to the Dubuque Dream Center. Kids, wear your Halloween costume to the movie for a chance to win prizes!

Sunday, November 12
The Cat in the Hat
Location: 2255 Bennett St. Dubuque, IA
Time: 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Dupaco members receive a discount of $5 off Adult and $4 off Child ticket prices. Receive the discount by using the code: dopack2017. To order tickets, visit the Farber Box Office at the Heritage Center, call 563-585-SHOW(7469), or visit www.dbq.edu/heritagecenter.*Online and phone orders are subject to convenience fees. Discount is not valid for lap-seat option.
University of Dubuque Heritage Center

Community Events

As a service to the communities we serve, non-profits can list their event here at no cost.

Events occurring in the Dubuque-area will also be published in the Community Calendar section in The Dubuque Advertiser weekly newspaper at no cost for up to two weeks before the event. Simply fill out the calendar submission form by Friday at 5 p.m. to be included in the following week's printed edition. Dupaco and The Dubuque Advertiser reserve the right to edit submissions for space, consistency and clarity.

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Westminster Presbyterian Church Fall Rummage Sale

Date: 10/20/2017 - 10/21/2017 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: 2155 University Avenue Dubuque, IA
Non-profit Organization: Westminster Presbyterian Church
Information: www.wpcdbq.org / (563) 583-1729

Family Movie

Date: 10/20/2017 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: Farley/Drexler Branch 405 3rd Ave. NE Farley, IA
Non-profit Organization: Dubuque County Library District
Information: www.dubcolib.lib.ia.us / (563) 582-0008

Tony Danza, "Standards & Stories"

Date: 10/20/2017 7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location: 2255 Bennett Street Dubuque, IA
Non-profit Organization: University of Dubuque Heritage Center
Information: http://www.dbq.edu/FinePerformingArts/LiveatHeritageCenter/PurchaseTickets/ / (563) 585-7469

Documentary Film Series: Almost Sunrise

Date: 10/21/2017 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Location: 601 S. Bench St. Galena, IL
Non-profit Organization: Galena Public Library District
Information: http://www.galenalibrary.org / (815) 777-0200

WD Halloowenn Hoot

Date: 10/21/2017 3:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location: Western Dubuque High School Epworth , IA
Non-profit Organization: WD Show Choir
Information: (563) 876-3442

Fall Festival at the Bee Branch Creek Greenway

Date: 10/21/2017 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: Bee Branch Amphitheater / 533 Lincoln Ave. Dubuque, IA
Non-profit Organization: City of Dubuque
Information: www.cityofdubuque.org/beebranchcreekgreenway / (563) 589-4263

Hills & Dales Halloween Harvest

Date: 10/21/2017 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Location: Kennedy Mall Dubuque, IA
Non-profit Organization: Hills & Dales
Information: hillsdales.org / (563) 556-7878

Lego Explorers (ages 4 & up)

Date: 10/23/2017 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Location: Holy Cross Branch, 895 Main St. Holy Cross, IA
Non-profit Organization: Dubuque County Library District
Information: www.dubcolib.lib.ia.us / (563) 582-0008

100 Years Later: Dubuque's Ties to World Series Glory

Date: 10/23/2017 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location: Carnegie-Stout Public Library, 360 W. 11th St. Dubuque, IA
Non-profit Organization: Carnegie-Stout Public Library
Information: www.facebook.com/events/538102186531894 / (563) 589-4225

Story Time (age 2-preschool, but whole family welcome)

Date: 10/23/2017 11:15 AM - 11:45 AM
Location: Epworth Branch, 110 Bierman Rd. Epworth, IA
Non-profit Organization: Dubuque County Library District
Information: www.dubcolib.lib.ia.us / (563) 582-0008

Cat in the Hat Theater Workshop (Kindergarten - 5th)

Date: 10/24/2017 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Location: Epworth Branch, 110 Bierman Rd. Epworth, IA
Non-profit Organization: Dubuque County Library District
Information: www.dubcolib.lib.ia.us / (563) 582-0008

Dubuque Area Congregations United (DACU)

Date: 10/24/2017 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Location: Immanuel Congregational UCC 1795 Jackson St. (off street parking) Dubuque, IA
Non-profit Organization: Dubuque Area Congregations United
Information: www.dacuonline.org / (563) 556-1394

Story Time (age 2-preschool, but whole family welcome)

Date: 10/24/2017 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Location: Farley/Drexler Branch 405 3rd Ave. NE Farley, IA
Non-profit Organization: Dubuque County Library District
Information: www.dubcolib.lib.ia.us / (563) 582-0008

Story Time (age 2-preschool, but whole family welcome)

Date: 10/24/2017 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Location: Holy Cross Branch, 895 Main St. Holy Cross, IA
Non-profit Organization: Dubuque County Library District
Information: www.dubcolib.lib.ia.us / (563) 582-0008

Story Time (age 2-preschool, but whole family welcome)

Date: 10/25/2017 11:15 AM - 11:45 AM
Location: Asbury Branch, 5290 Grand Meadow Dr. Asbury, IA
Non-profit Organization: Dubuque County Library District
Information: www.dubcolib.lib.ia.us / (563) 582-0008

Movie Night at Your Library

Date: 10/26/2017 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location: Epworth Branch, 110 Bierman Rd. Epworth, IA
Non-profit Organization: Dubuque County Library District
Information: www.dubcolib.lib.ia.us / (563) 582-0008

Cat in the Hat Theater Workshop (Kindergarten - 5th)

Date: 10/27/2017 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Location: Asbury Branch, 5290 Grand Meadow Dr. Asbury, IA
Non-profit Organization: Dubuque County Library District
Information: www.dubcolib.lib.ia.us / (563) 582-0008

Story Time (age 2-preschool, but whole family welcome)

Date: 10/27/2017 9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Location: Peosta/NICC Branch, 8342 NICC Dr. Peosta, IA
Non-profit Organization: Dubuque County Library District
Information: www.dubcolib.lib.ia.us / (563) 582-0008

The Grand Opera House presents Terror at the Grand!

Date: 10/27/2017 - 10/30/2017 1:00 PM
Location: 135 W 8th St Dubuque, IA
Non-profit Organization: The Grand Opera House
Information: www.thegrandoperahouse.com / (563) 588-1305

"Cracked, Not Broken: Raising Suicide Awareness and Building Hope"

Date: 10/27/2017 3:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location: Grand River Center, 500 Bell Street Dubuque, IA
Non-profit Organization: Mental Health America Of Dubuque County
Information: www.mhadbq.org / (563) 584-0730

Annual Potato Drop

Date: 10/28/2017 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Location: Church of the Nativity, 1225 Alta Vista St. Dubuque, IA
Non-profit Organization: Center Grove United Methodist Church
Information: centergroveunitedmethodist.org / (563) 582-8504

Rx Drug Take Back

Date: 10/28/2017 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Location: Sam''s Club Dubuque, IA
Non-profit Organization: Dubuque Drug Task Force
Information: (563) 583-4789

Monster Bash

Date: 10/28/2017 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Location: Peosta/NICC Branch, 8342 NICC Dr. Peosta, IA
Non-profit Organization: Dubuque County Library District
Information: www.dubcolib.lib.ia.us / (563) 582-0008

UUFD Service Series - The Tie That Binds

Date: 10/29/2017 - 11/19/2017 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Location: 1699 Iowa Street Dubuque, IA
Non-profit Organization: Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Dubuque
Information: uufd.snappages.com / (563) 590-9095

Be The Match Bone Marrow Registry Drive

Date: 11/3/2017 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location: Roshek Building, 700 Locust Street Dubuque, IA
Non-profit Organization: Be The Match
Information: http://join.bethematch.org/Dubuque / (563) 583-5758

Church Women United World Community Day

Date: 11/3/2017 9:30 AM - 11:10 AM
Location: Sisters of the Presentation 2360 Carter Road (accessible entrance under canopy) Dubuque, IA
Non-profit Organization: Church Women United
Information: (563) 556-1394

HUnter Fuerste and His American Vintage Orchestra Presents "Swing Out!"

Date: 11/4/2017 1:00 PM
Location: 135 W 8th St Dubuque, IA
Non-profit Organization: The Grand Opera House
Information: www.thegrandoperahouse.com / (563) 588-1305

Annual Fall Auction and Lunch

Date: 11/4/2017 5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location: Center Grove United Methodist Church, 3140 Brunskill Road Dubuque, IA
Non-profit Organization: Center Grove United Methodist Church
Information: centergroveunitedmethodist.org / (563) 599-6230

Holiday Dubuque Holistic Expo

Date: 11/4/2017 11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Location: Town Clock, NICC Business Center Dubuque, IA
Non-profit Organization: Cedar Rapids Reiki Center
Information: http://crreikicenter.tripod.com / (319) 538-7179

"Hope Through Prophecy" Conference

Date: 11/5/2017 - 11/8/2017 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location: 3966 Asbury Rd Dubuque, IA
Non-profit Organization: Grace Baptist Church
Information: http://gracebaptistchurchdbq.com/ / (563) 582-8490

Kennedy Elementary School Blood Drive

Date: 11/6/2017 2:45 PM - 5:30 PM
Location: Multipurpose Room, Kennedy Elementary School Dubuque, IA
Non-profit Organization: Mississippi Valley Regional Blood Center
Information: www.bloodcenterimpact.org / (563) 349-4777

Dubuque Noon Lions Club Pizza Ranch Fundraiser

Date: 11/6/2017 5:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Location: 2020 Radford Rd, Dubuque, IA 52002 Dubuque, IA
Non-profit Organization: Dubuque Noon Lions
Information: www.e-clubhouse.org/sites/dubuquenoonio/ / (563) 590-1444

Troop 11 Annual Spaghetti Dinner and Bake Sale

Date: 11/6/2017 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Location: Westminster Presbyterian Church, 2155 University Ave. Dubuque , IA
Non-profit Organization: Troop 11 Boy Scouts
Information: Troop 11 does not have a website / (563) 451-0514

NAMI-Dubuque Support Groups

Date: 11/7/2017 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location: Schmid Innovation Center Dubuque, IA
Non-profit Organization: NAMI-Dubuque
Information: namidubuque.org / (563) 557-6264

2017 Veterans Day Ceremony

Date: 11/11/2017 10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Location: Mystique Ice Arena Chaplain Schmitt Island Dubuque, IA
Non-profit Organization: American Legion Post #6
Information: www.dbqpost6.org / (563) 213-0398

Sofi & The Baladis

Date: 11/11/2017 7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location: 2255 Bennett Street Dubuque, IA
Non-profit Organization: University of Dubuque Heritage Center
Information: http://www.dbq.edu/FinePerformingArts/LiveatHeritageCenter/PurchaseTickets/ / (563) 585-7469

Prescott Elementary & St. Luke's United Methodist Church Blood Drive

Date: 11/13/2017 1:15 PM - 5:45 PM
Location: Neighborhood Resource Center, Prescott Elementary Dubuque, IA
Non-profit Organization: Mississippi Valley Regional Blood Center
Information: www.bloodcenterimpact.org / (563) 584-9235

Roshek Holiday Opening Night

Date: 11/17/2017 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location: Roshek Building, 700 Locust Street Dubuque, IA
Non-profit Organization: Roshek Building
Information: www.roshekbuilding.com / (563) 583-1470

16th annual "Attitude of Gratitude"

Date: 11/18/2017 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location: Grand River Center, 500 Bell Street, Dubuque, IA Dubuque, IA
Non-profit Organization: Opening Doors
Information: http://www.openingdoorsdbq.org/events/an-attitude-of-gratitude/ / (563) 582-7480

NAMI Educational Meeting

Date: 11/21/2017 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location: Schmid Innovation Center Dubuque, IA
Non-profit Organization: NAMI-Dubuque
Information: namidubuque.org / (563) 557-6264

It''s A Wonderful Life

Date: 11/24/2017 - 12/3/2017 1:00 PM
Location: 135 W 8th St Dubuque, IA
Non-profit Organization: The Grand Opera House
Information: www.thegrandoperahouse.com / (563) 588-1305

NAMI-Dubuque Support Groups

Date: 12/5/2017 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location: Schmid Innovation Center Dubuque, IA
Non-profit Organization: NAMI-Dubuque
Information: namidubuque.org / (563) 557-6264

The Dubuque City Youth Ballet Presents: The Nutcracker Ballet

Date: 12/9/2017 - 12/17/2017 1:00 PM
Location: 135 W 8th St Dubuque, IA
Non-profit Organization: The Grand Opera House
Information: www.thegrandoperahouse.com / (563) 588-1305

The Grand Opera House presents The Santaland Diaries

Date: 12/21/2017 - 12/25/2017 1:00 PM
Location: 135 W 8th St Dubuque, IA
Non-profit Organization: The Grand Opera House
Information: www.thegrandoperahouse.com / (563) 588-1305

NAMI-Dubuque Support Groups

Date: 1/2/2018 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location: Schmid Innovation Center Dubuque, IA
Non-profit Organization: NAMI-Dubuque
Information: namidubuque.org / (563) 556-6264

The Grand Opera House presents Ole Plays Nursemaid- Dial 911

Date: 1/21/2018 1:00 PM
Location: 135 W 8th St Dubuque, IA
Non-profit Organization: The Grand Opera House
Information: www.thegrandoperahouse.com / (563) 588-1305

NAMI-Dubuque Support Groups

Date: 2/6/2018 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location: Schmid Innovation Center Dubuque, IA
Non-profit Organization: NAMI-Dubuque
Information: namidubuque.org / (563) 557-6264

Amazing Grace "A New Broadway Musical"

Date: 2/13/2018 7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location: 2255 Bennett Street Dubuque, IA
Non-profit Organization: University of Dubuque Heritage Center
Information: http://www.dbq.edu/FinePerformingArts/LiveatHeritageCenter/PurchaseTickets/ / (563) 585-7469

The Man Who Came To Dinner

Date: 2/23/2018 - 3/4/2018 1:00 PM
Location: 135 W 8th St Dubuque, IA
Non-profit Organization: The Grand Opera House
Information: www.thegrandoperahouse.com / (563) 588-1305

NAMI-Dubuque Support Groups

Date: 3/6/2018 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location: Schmid Innovation Center Dubuque, IA
Non-profit Organization: NAMI-Dubuque
Information: namidubuque.org / (563) 557-6264

The Grand Opera House presents Hillybilly Silly Science Spectacular "Dino-Myte Theories!"

Date: 3/10/2018 1:00 PM
Location: 135 W 8th St Dubuque, IA
Non-profit Organization: The Grand Opera House
Information: www.thegrandoperahouse.com / (563) 588-1305

The Grand Opera House presents An Evening with Judy Collins

Date: 3/24/2018 1:00 PM
Location: 135 W 8th St Dubuque, IA
Non-profit Organization: The Grand Opera House
Information: www.thegrandoperahouse.com / (563) 588-1305

NAMI-Dubuque Support Groups

Date: 4/3/2018 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location: Schmid Innovation Center Dubuque, IA
Non-profit Organization: NAMI-Dubuque
Information: namidubuque.org / (563) 557-6264

The Grand Opera House presents Sing-A-Long-A Sound of Music

Date: 4/6/2018 - 4/8/2018 1:00 PM
Location: 135 W 8th St Dubuque, IA
Non-profit Organization: The Grand Opera House
Information: www.thegrandoperahouse.com / (563) 588-1305

NAMI-Dubuque Support Groups

Date: 5/1/2018 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location: Schmid Innovation Center Dubuque, IA
Non-profit Organization: NAMI-Dubuque
Information: namidubuque.org / (563) 557-6264

The Grand Opera House presents the musical Mamma Mia!

Date: 6/15/2018 - 6/24/2018 1:00 PM
Location: 135 W 8th St Dubuque, IA
Non-profit Organization: The Grand Opera House
Information: www.thegrandoperahouse.com / (563) 588-1305

The Grand Opera House presents the musical The Pajama Game

Date: 7/20/2018 - 7/29/2018 1:00 PM
Location: 135 W 8th St Dubuque, IA
Non-profit Organization: The Grand Opera House
Information: www.thegrandoperahouse.com / (563) 588-1305

The Grand Opera House presents the musical Madagascar Jr.

Date: 8/17/2018 - 8/19/2018 1:00 PM
Location: 135 W 8th St Dubuque, IA
Non-profit Organization: The Grand Opera House
Information: www.thegrandoperahouse.com / (563) 588-1305

The Grand Extravaganza

Date: 8/25/2018 - 8/26/2018 1:00 PM
Location: 135 W 8th St Dubuque, IA
Non-profit Organization: The Grand Opera House
Information: www.thegrandoperahouse.com / (563) 588-1305