August 10-11, 2024


Come celebrate music, art, & culture for all ages at DBQfest. Enjoy this FREE summer festival held in Washington Park in picturesque downtown Dubuque, IA. Features live music, local food, & art fair on BOTH Saturday & Sunday. Free admission for all.

Free to attend!

In 1979 the Dubuque County Fine Arts Society started the state of Iowa’s longest-running Arts Festival. DubuqueFest is produced by The Dubuque County Fine Arts Society, a non-profit organization dedicated to providing arts to the Dubuque community. They have promised to keep DBQfest free to the public.

Shop Artists & Makers

2024 Artist & Maker applications are closed! Check back later for our full artist list.

Live music + Performers

2024 Musician & Performer applications coming soon!

Food Trucks

2024 Food & Beverage Vendor applications coming soon!

Want to Donate?

Interested in a way to help support the arts, community, and Dubuquefest? Good news! You can safely and securely donate a custom amount directly to Dubuquefest via the Paypal link below. Click now!