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Hotel Julien Dubuque 12 Days of Christmas

Hotel Julien Dubuque celebrates the holidays during 12 Days of Christmas . The holiday series features events for all ages designed to spread seasonal cheer throughout the Dubuque community .
The series kicks off on Nov . 29 , Cyber Monday , with the annual gift card sale . Purchase a $ 100 gift card and receive a $ 25 gift card free ! hoteljuliendubuque . com / gift-certificates ; 563-556-4200 .
The Tree Lighting Ceremony on Dec . 1 in the hotel lobby is the perfect start to the holiday season . Enjoy treats , music from the Mistletones , a visit from Santa Claus and Mrs . Claus , and a live tree lighting ceremony during this popular family event .
The Mistletones return on Dec . 2 in the Grande Ballroom for their ever-popular Snowbiz . The full-length Christmas show features your favorite holiday tunes , incredible vocals , and a live jazz band ! The matinée includes lunch at 12:30 p . m . with the show at 1:30 p . m . while the evening performance serves dinner at 6:30 p . m . with the show at 7:30 p . m . Matinée : $ 55 ; Evening : $ 65 . RSVP by Dec . 1 : 563-599-7775 ; mistletones . biz .
Bartender Carl helps you master the perfect craft cocktail recipes to “ wow ” your guests this holiday season on Dec . 8 . Meet in the Riverboat Lounge at 6 p . m . for an entertaining and educational evening !
On Dec . 9 , ladies enjoy lunch at Caroline ’ s while seeing the latest in women ’ s wear available at PJ Chapin ’ s Boutique Shoppe located inside Hotel Julien Dubuque . $ 20 per person includes a $ 5 donation to Toys for Tots Dubuque to which Caroline ’ s Restaurant will match . RSVP : 563-588-5595 .
Join Santa for a delicious breakfast , crafts , ornament creation , Christmas stories , and music on Saturday , Dec . 11 from 8 to 11 a . m . Breakfast begins at 9 a . m . Reservations are recommended . Meals are $ 16 for adults and children are $ 9.50 or free with a donation of a new , unwrapped toy for Toys For Tots . RSVP : 563-588-5563 ; dmm @ hoteljuliendubuque . com .
On Dec . 14 , join floral designers Hillary and Rhonda from Handpickd for a fun-filled workshop where you get to create your very own holiday Christmas arrangement . In this two-hour workshop , you will learn how to make a fabulous holiday arrangement , decorated unique to your own style . Handpickd will provide
all the decorations and arrangementmaking materials . Workshop is $ 85 . RSVP : fresh @ handpickd4u . com .
Celebrate a decade of pampering with Potosa Spa on Dec . 15 . All day , enjoy your favorite signature Potosa Spa treatments at original opening prices ! Mention 12 Days of Christmas at the time of booking in order to qualify for the special pricing . RSVP : 563-588-5570 ; info @ potosaspa . com .
On Dec . 19 , buy one dinner and get 50 percent off of second dinner of equal or lesser value when wearing a Holiday Sweater at Caroline ’ s Restaurant . RSVP : 563-588-5595 .
Tis ’ the season for giving ! Give back at Hotel Julien Dubuque Blood Drive on Dec . 20 when donations are most needed ! RSVP : tiny . cc / HJDBloodDrive .
Christmas Eve at Caroline ’ s Restaurant is the perfect opportunity to get in touch with the true spirit of the holiday and enjoy a delicious dinner with family . Reservations are recommended . RSVP : 563-588-5595 .
Close out the 12 Days of Christmas with a New Year ’ s Eve Staycation package . Ring in the New Year with one of three overnight stay at Hotel Julien Dubuque . Packages start at $ 239 . RSVP : 563-556-4200 .
For more information on any of these events , contact Hotel Julien Dubuque at 563-556-4200 or visit hoteljuliendubuque . com / event / 12-days-of-christmas . •
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