Special Events

WINTER ARTS IN THE PARK – Snow Sculpting Competition

Saturday, January 26, 2019, Washington Park
Free!

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

Come to see pro & student teams battle it out for People’s Choice and Best in Snow. You can vote for your favorite team from 12 pm to 3:30 pm. Announcement of the winners will be made at 3:45 pm. Everyone is also invited to try their hand at snow sculpting in the community/family area. Materials and tools will be available on site.

Snow Sculpting teams can be observed creating their outdoor masterpieces beginning January 23rd up until the celebration on the 26th.

Photo credit: City of Dubuque 2018
Photo credit: City of Dubuque 2018


DuMA ANNUAL ART AUCTION GALA

The 2018 Gala took place November 9th, 6 PM – 9 PM. 2019 date TBA.

The Dubuque Museum of Art’s annual Gala, Art Auction and Raffle is an extraordinary evening of art and entertainment, celebrating and benefiting Iowa’s oldest cultural organization. As the Museum’s primary annual fundraiser, proceeds from the event help to sustain our programs and impact thousands of people.

2018 Raffle Winners

Dave Klavitter – Grand Prize ($10,000)

Nancy Klauer – $1,000

Joanne Burrows – $1,000

Rick Dickinson- $1,000

THANK YOU TO ALL OUR 2018 SPONSORS AND COMMUNITY PARTNERS:

Conlon Construction Co.
DB&T Dubuque Bank and Trust
Molo Plumbing and Heating
Gigantic Design Co.
A.Y. McDonald Charitable Foundation
Dupaco Community Credit Union
Honkamp Krueger & Co. PC
ImOn Communications
McCoy Jewelers
U.S. Bank