Special Events

Upcoming Events:


Friday, November 8, 2019, 5-9 pm | Hotel Julien Dubuque

Please join us for an extraordinary evening of art and entertainment benefitting the Dubuque Museum of Art and celebrating the impact of the arts in our community.


  • Cocktail hour and silent auction
  • Live auction featuring works by leading artists, dining experiences, travel opportunities, and gift packages
  • Live entertainment
  • Cocktail hour and silent auction
  • Grand Prize Raffle drawing for $10,000. Raffle tickets $100 per guest.

Advanced registration is open now!  Visit https://dbqart.ejoinme.org/gala for tickets or call 563.557.1851 x. 110.

All proceeds benefit museum programs.

Thank you to our sponsors!

Dubuque Bank & Trust

Conlon Construction
U.S. Bank

ImOn Communications
McGraw Hill Education

Additional Supporters:
Geisler Brothers
Union-Hoermann Press
The Americana Brass Band
HyVee-South Locust

Past Events:

Off The Wall
July 18 @ 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Brazen Open Kitchen + Bar

Executive Chef Kevin Scharpf and his team have designed a one-of-a-kind culinary experience, combining art and flavors from around the world, that will delight your palette and engage all of the senses. Chef Kevin will share his unique inspirations throughout dinner and encourage guests to share their reactions.

DuMA Family Art Carnival

WINTER ARTS IN THE PARK – Snow Sculpting Competition

This event concluded Saturday, January 26, 2019, Washington Park

The Dubuque Museum of Art, in partnership with the City of Dubuque’s Art in the Park initiative and Winterfun, Inc., hosted the Winter Arts In The Park – 2019 Snow Sculpting Competition on January 26, 2019 in Washington Park in Downtown Dubuque.